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Minister declares SABC executives’ salaries

Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has declared the executive salaries of the SABC, saying the current crop of executives at the public broadcaster were earning significantly less than their predecessors.Responding to questions in the National Council of Provinces on Thursday, Mokonyane announced that the current Group…

Moyane fired as SARS commissioner

President Cyril Ramaphosa has terminated with immediate effect the employment of Tom Moyane as Commissioner of the South African Revenue Service (SARS).This, the Presidency said in a statement of Thursday, follows the recommendation made by the SARS Commission chaired by Judge Robert Nugent that immediate…

Proposed Salt River Market Social Housing Development

STATEMENT BY ALDERMAN IAN NEILSON, ACTING EXECUTIVE MAYOR, CITY OF CAPE TOWNThe City of Cape Town rejects the skewed comments made earlier today, 1 November 2018, by former City councillor Brett Herron, who has severely misrepresented the debate within Council on the proposed development at…

Minister Gwede Mantashe opens Khanye Coal Mine, 2 Nov

Mineral Resources Minister, Mr Gwede Mantashe will on Friday, 2 November 2018, officially open the Khanye Coal Mine in Bronkhorstspruit. With potential of contributing positively on employment, Khanye Coal Mine, a Canyon Coal operation, has estimated extractable reserves of about 39 million tones, translating to…