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OPINION: Using an ever-present danger works to benefit men — no matter their education, profession, class or outward social behaviour.

Gauteng premier David Makhura went into detail on his plans to root out corruption in his state of the province address, whereas Eastern Cape premier Oscar Mabuyane barely made any mention of it.

The treasury’s budget document, released on Wednesday, restated its plans to radically reduce spending on public servants’ compensation, which accounts for 32% of government expenditure over the medium term.

The finance minister suggests money should be found from the cash-strapped justice department

The crash comes just two months after the golfing phenomenon underwent his fifth back operation

The treasury has no further funding to avail to the Zondo commission of inquiry following the Pretoria high court ruling this week that extended the commission’s lifespan by another three months, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni said on Wednesday.

RECAP: The state capture commission has cast its net too wide, given the short time left to finish its work, writes @CoruscaKhaya .

“I don’t think I am going to sign off on another tranche of cash to the commission … Maybe the department of justice,” FinMin Tito Mboweni said.

The world cannot afford ‘safe havens’ in which the virus can thrive and evolve and threaten us all

Government spending has reached a record 41.7% of GDP, and the budget deficit has widened from 5.7% in 2019 to an estimated 14%


João Lourenço is showing that he is the new president of Angola, and not a puppet of the Dos Santos's administration.

Without official cars or private drivers, Swedish ministers and MPs travel in crowded buses and trains, just like the citizens they represent.

Eskom has cancelled a R100-million tender awarded to a company owned by Nomvula Mabuza, the niece of Eskom’s former chairperson, Jabu Mabuza, after investigations flagged irregularities in the process leading to it being awarded.

We can march. We can light candles. We can carry pepper spray, walk in groups, watch our drinks, dress modestly, tell everyone where we are going but it means nothing. We are not dying. We are being killed by men. Violence against women is a men’s issue @GovernmentZA . #Uyinene 

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? UJ is being taken to the Labour Court for dismissing one of its professors after he blew the whistle on the dean of humanities, who allegedly sabotaged decolonisation efforts and bullied black faculty members.

China gave computers to the African Union – and then used them to spy on AU secrets, according to a new investigation.

Two former executives who ripped off the University of Johannesburg have been ordered to pay back the money they siphoned from the university.