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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.
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.
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
? 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.