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Zuma wants Public Protector’s remedial actions be set aside

Democratic Alliance (DA)  has submitted supplementary heads of argument in North  Gauteng High Court on Tuesday following President Jacob Zuma’s last-minute withdrawal of the remittal relief, requesting the Public Protectors remedial actions in her ‘State of Capture’ report be set aside, but without any further investigation by the office. The President argued that he wants the Public Protector’s remedial action …

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Transnet reports positive results

Transnet this week presented its interim results for the six months ending September 2017 which showed that the company’s net profit for the period increased by 3.4 billion which is more than 230% higher than the previous year. Delivered on Monday in Johannesburg, the results were driven by improved operational performance and a slight rise in consumer demand and mineral …

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SA’s unemployment rate remains unchanged

South Africa’s unemployment rate remained unchanged at 27.7% in the third quarter of 2017, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) said on Tuesday. “Unemployment is still at 27.7% like it was in the second quarter,” Statistician General Pali Lehohla said at the release of the results of the Quarterly Labour Force Survey (QLFS) on Tuesday. In the third quarter of the …

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5FM’s Roger Goode is house proud on Top Billing

Roger Goode, the man behind waking the nation every weekday on 5FM, is proud to show Top Billing his new home on Thursday, November 2. Top Billing presenter Jonathan Boynton-Lee catches up with the Roger Goode Show team before joining the host in his newly revamped Jozi home. There really is no one like him on the airwaves and his …

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The rise and rise of Baroka FC

Premier Soccer League (PSL) log leaders Baroka FC’s rise to the top has been more of a fairy tale. The Limpopo side has been riding the crest of the wave in the top division and according to the club’s CEO Morgan Mammila, saying  more is still to come from the swashbuckling Kgoloko Thobejane’s side. Baroka’s sensational start to the season …

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Petrol price to increase in November

The petrol price will increase by 4 cents per litre in November, says the Department of Energy. The price of Diesel (0.05% sulphur) will increase by 23 cents per litre, while Diesel (0.005% sulphur) will increase by 27 cents per litre. “South Africa’s fuel prices are adjusted on a monthly basis, informed by international and local factors. International factors include …

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The Bold & The Beautiful November episodic synopses

Episode 222 (7435)                                        Wednesday, 01 November 2017 Having already lost her home, Quinn’s day gets even worse when she stumbles upon Steffy at Forrester Creations. When Quinn asks for Wyatt to meet her at the office for support, she doesn’t quite get the reaction from him that she was expecting. Caroline confesses to Thomas about the sobering realization that …

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In McLeod, we have lost a true gentleman – SAFA CEO

South African Football Association (SAFA) CEO Dennis Mumble has described the late Ian McLeod as a true gentleman who will be sorely missed by the football family. Paying tribute to the decorated former referee who died on Thursday after he was admitted to hospital on October 15 a day after he returned from the match between Black Leopards and Tshakhuma Tsha …

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Name corrupt Gupta linked individuals

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) and Democratic Alliance (DA) have called on the German Software giant, SAP to come clean and name individuals who facilitated business dealing on behalf of Gupta linked company with state owned entities in exchange for bribes. EFF said implicated individuals, including those of SAP, must be charged and prosecuted under South African law because the crime …

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US investors pledge over $1 billion for SA

Hardly 24 hours after Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba tabled what was a difficult medium term budget, a leading United States investor has announced plans to invest over $1 billion in South Africa over the next few months. Ambassador Harold Doley, Jr, the Governor of the African Development Bank, said as an international investor, the medium term budget, which gave a …

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