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DA files papers to set aside Fraser’s appointment

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has filed papers with the Pretoria High Court to have President Cyril Ramaphosa’s appointment of Arthur Fraser as National Commissioner of Correctional Services set aside with immediate effect. In court papers on Friday, DA argues that President Ramaphosa flopped in his constitutional rights in appointing Frazer. …

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Parliament delegation prepared to serve Africa at the Pan African Parliament

Parliament’s delegation, sworn in at the Pan African Parliament (PAP) on Monday is anticipating contributing positively to the progression of the legislative sector on the continent. The delegation, led by National Council of Provinces (NCOP) Chairperson Thandi Modise, was among 71 new Members of the PAP sworn in at the opening …

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Undeclared cash seized at airport

Police arrested a 27-year-old man found in possession of undeclared R6.9 million worth of cash in American and South African at the OR Tambo International Airport Saturday. Police Spokesperson Brigadier Vishnu Naidoo said the arrest occurred during a continuing and successful implementation of an integrated plan at the OR International Tambo Airport, …

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Tom Monyane served with disciplinary charges

Suspended SARS Commissioner Tom Moyane has been served with disciplinary charges, the Presidency announced on Friday. This relates to alleged misconduct in violation of his duties and responsibilities in terms of the South African Revenue Service Act, Public Finance Management Act and SARS Code of Conduct. The Presidency said Monyane …

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Eskom’s power system to ‘meet winter demand

Eskom Interim Group Chief Executive Phakamani Hadebe says Eskom is committed to keeping the lights on this winter, despite low coal stockpiles at six of its power stations. Addressing the media at a briefing at Megawatt Park in Sunninghill on Thursday, Hadebe said coal stockpiles across all coal-fired power stations …

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