Last week, the country experienced rotational power cuts as a result of several power stations breaking down.
‘The public wage bill is unsustainable. We must shift expenditure to investment,’ Finance Minister Mboweni said.
‘We think that it was flat, it has nothing to offer and he just repeated exactly what he said in the past,’ the EFF leader said.
Police are investigating a case of attempted murder after a shootout in Lenchen Avenue, Centurion, on Wednesday afternoon.
Mboweni announced that the national government was not taking on Eskom’s debt which stands at a stagerring R421 billion.
The police minister allegedly accused McBride of having ‘sold state secrets to criminals’.
Lekota’s party is standing by their leader’s Ramaphosa allegations, claiming the president’s denials don’t add up.
SA is spending R243bn more than it earns per year, ‘assuming we don’t borrow money on the weekend,’ says Mboweni.
Prostitutes, drugs, dodgy firefighting equipment, vagrants, and rescued dogs are all linked to the fire.
Research evidence is available that suggests that higher testosterone levels don’t provide an advantage in races longer than 400m.
R2.8 billion will be used to replace pit latrines at over 2,400 schools.
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Mboweni emphasised that Eskom will be expected to pay government back.
A spokesperson says the ECG church is firmly against the abuse of women and sees the movement as a partner, not an enemy.

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Johannesburg police search for social media rape suspect

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