CENTURION - The Mokgoro Inquiry has heard that its evidence leader will ask the Zondo Commission of Inquiry for an affidavit which implicates advocates Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi in corruption.Retired Justice Yvonne Mokgoro is chairing the inquiry into whether Jiba and Mrwebi are fit to hold office, which started in Centurion on Monday.Former Bosasa chief operations officer Angelo Agrizzi claims in his affidavit that the two advocates were paid monthly sums of money...
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[Update] Hartenbos Fire Contained, One Firefighter Injured

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Gauteng Government Kicks Off Free Rabies Vaccination Campaign

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Bosasa’s Gifts to Mokonyane Included Alcohol, Meat & Cash

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SABC Temporarily Postpones Retrenchment Plan

Job cuts at the South African Broadcasting Corporations (SABC) are not off the table.The public broadcaster says...
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Home Affairs Helps Wupperthal Fire Victims To Get ID Documents

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Baby Daniel Case Postponed Again

The sentencing procedures in the case of the mother of Baby Daniel and her boyfriend...
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JOHANNESBURG – President Cyril Ramaphosa says that meaningful strides are being made to turn around the impact...
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Mokonyane: ‘Agrizzi Claims Are Preposterous, Lack Factual Accuracy’

JOHANNESBURG – Environmental Affairs Minister Nomvula Mokonyane says that she won’t pay attention to reports that she...

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Congo Inauguration Postponed; Police Stop Opposition Rally

KINSHASA — Congo's police dispersed a gathering Monday of supporters waiting to hear a speech by presidential runner-up Martin Fayulu, his spokeswoman said.Dozens of people...

South African, European Demining Experts Killed in Yemen

RIYADH - Five demining experts killed in a weekend explosion in Yemen were from South Africa and several European countries, a Saudi-run organisation in...
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Protest Crackdown Example Of Things To Come: Zimbabwe President’s Spokesperson

A crackdown last week on protests in Zimbabwe is a foretaste of how the government will respond to future unrest, the president’s spokesperson was quoted saying...
UK Prime Minister Theresa May will reveal her Brexit plan B on Monday.

Theresa May To Unveil Brexit Plan B

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The death toll from a fiery explosion in central Mexico rose to 85 on Sunday as authorities vowed to hold accountable those responsible for...
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Saudi Arabia Plans Oil Refinery, Petrochemicals Plant In SA

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Should Sub-Saharan Africa Make Its Own Drugs?A comprehensive analysis of the business, economic, and public-health impact finds the potential for local production of pharmaceuticals...

Computicket Ordered to Pay R20m Fine For Unfair Market Dominance

JOHANNESBURG – The Competition Tribunal has ordered Computicket to pay a fine of R20 million for abuse of dominance.The sanction follows protracted litigation by...
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JSE Looks To Bounce Back From Tumultuous Year

Has the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, the largest in Africa, lost some credibility? Or did corporate governance let the market down? CNBC Africa explores the...
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How Bad Corporate Governance Is Hurting South Africa

Corporate governance in South Africa seems to be a contentious matter in recent times with companies airing their dirty laundry as shareholders speak out...

Rand Steady in Early Trade

JOHANNESBURG - The rand traded steady against the dollar on Friday, after slipping in the previous session following the central bank’s less-hawkish tone and...

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