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Cosatu and Cyril Ramaphosa agree on a no to salary increases for politicians

The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) has welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa’s move to forego salary increases for all levels of public office bearers for the 2018/19 financial year. The presidency said on Saturday that Ramaphosa’s decision not to…

MTN says still in talks with Nigerian authorities

South African telecoms firm MTN Group was still in talks with Nigerian authorities over an $8.1 billion dispute and a $2 billion tax demand in a bid to reach an agreement, Africa’s biggest mobile operator said on Monday. The dispute…

Qedani Mahlangu booted out of ANC Gauteng structure

#Developing story Former Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu has been booted out of the African National Congress Gauteng powerful structure. Provincial deputy secretary Nomantu Nkomo-Ralehoko wrote to Mahlangu yesterday informing her that a decision had been taken that she must…

Cardi B on rumours that her break-up was a publicity stunt

The I Like It rapper released a video on her Instagram page announcing that her and her baby daddy will be divorcing soon – to which her husband responded, “Y’all won” in the comments. Some fans of the couple, however,…

Bucs Bow Down As Baroka Make History In TKO

Telkom Knockout Final Result: Baroka FC 2-2 Orlando Pirates (Baroka won 3-2 on penalties) Date: 08 December 2018 Venue: Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium Orlando Pirates missed the chance to end their wait for silverware after they were beaten by Baroka…

KPMG asks for a second chance

JOHANNESBURG – KPMG South Africa is appealing to the public for a second chance. The auditing firm was implicated in corruption involving the Gupta family and now-liquidated VBS Mutual Bank. READ: R47m KPMG donation ‘misses the point’: analyst The chairman of…

Police Minister to promote over 60 000 police officers

Police minister Bheki Cele says more than 60 000 police officers are to be promoted, following concessions by the South African Police Service (SAPS) that there is a backlog in the promotion and grade progression of officers. Speaking in Cape Town on Thursday, Cele…

Patrice Motsepe deals and buys majority stake at TymeBank

JOHANNESBURG – Billionaire Patrice Motsepe’s ambitions to own a bank got a shot in the arm on Friday after his investment vehicle, African Rainbow Capital Investment (ARCI), received the green light by Prudential Authority to acquire a majority stake in…

Mastering the delay game, Steinhoff

Steinhoff International marked the anniversary of when its 2017 financial year results were originally scheduled to be released by announcing a further delay until April. “Unfortunately, despite significant efforts being exerted by all parties, it is now clear that the…

Simphiwe Ngema reaches a milestone, 1m Instagram followers

Local actress Simphiwe Ngema celebrated reaching an impressive milestone on Instagram. The Isidingo actress reached 1 million followers on the social media platform, and took some time to thank her fans for the continued love and support. Writing a beautiful post of…