The majority of corporates haven’t prepared despite a decade of consultation.
About 10 million South Africans are not registered on the voters’ roll, with more than 70% of them being youths.
It is clear that the future of the coalitions between the EFF and DA in the Tshwane and Johannesburg metros are also doomed.
Under Mti as commissioner and Gillingham as chief operating officer, the department became a conduit for tenders awarded to Bosasa.
Justice Yvonne Mokgoro is expected to reveal the decision today.
When charges are provisionally dropped by the NPA, it usually means they were unable to gather sufficient evidence, one expert says.
The load shedding at the end of 2018 was ‘unnecessary and a ruse to prepare the country for the privatization of Eskom’, Jim said.
The threats were unspecified, but allegedly came from both the president and his current personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani.
Municipal debt reached R17 billion by the end of September last year. Soweto debt, including interest charges, also rose to R17 billion.
Outgoing premier Helen Zille is sailing close to treason by suggesting a tax boycott and should be investigated for her utterances, Rasool said.
Mtukudzi also worked with the late Hugh Masekela, who died on the same day last year. He also worked with Black Mambazo.
The president cited the prosecuting authority, the police service and other agencies as being in the process of being restored.
According to officials the party spoke to on Wednesday, 130,000 people streamed into SA on one day alone this month.
The former Bosasa COO has dismissed allegations that the company ever made a donation to a journalists’ fund, saying the report was based on a fake email.

Local News Masked man steals watch, attacks jogger with acid in Mpumalanga

The man sustained severe burns to his face, chest and leg.

Business Auction for Gupta mining assets hots up

Project Halo is the preferred bidder but two late entrants have thrown their hats in the ring.

World Canada acquires rare book previously owned by Adolf Hitler

Library and Archives Canada announced Wednesday it had acquired a rare 1944 book that once belonged to Adolf Hitler.

Courts Retired judge gets order against investigation into himself

Acting Judge Anthony Millar referred the complaint against retired Judge Ferdi Preller back to the Judicial Conduct Committee for reconsideration.

Courts Hotel barman, 27, gets life for fatally stabbing girlfriend

It should serve as a warning to other men who abused and killed their partners that severe sentences would be meted out, the judge said.

Accidents Horror crash involving ANC Letaba chief whip claims two lives

Phetole Mampeule, who is also spokesperson for the Modjadji royal family, was allegedly speeding at the time of the accident.

World Sport Horse named ‘Australian of the year’

In the race to find an Australian role model that has demonstrated hard work, grit and honesty in the last year, one Aussie paper has decided the only one in the running is a horse.

World Tennis Japan firm pulls Naomi Osaka ad amid ‘whitewash’ spat

Japanese noodle firm Nissin announced Thursday it was scrapping an “anime” advert featuring tennis star Naomi Osaka, after portraying the half-Haitian player with pale skin, sparking accusations of “whitewashing.”

Nigeria: Africa’s top oil producer, world’s extreme poverty capital

Africa Nigeria: Africa’s top oil producer, world’s extreme poverty capital

Time to ‘get angry’, teen climate activist says in Davos

Science Time to ‘get angry’, teen climate activist says in Davos

Wits smash outclassed Boyne Tigers

Nedbank Cup News Wits smash outclassed Boyne Tigers

Comair, Numsa reach wage agreement

General Comair, Numsa reach wage agreement

Lotto and Lotto Plus results, Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Lotto Lotto and Lotto Plus results, Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Nelson Mandela University students evacuated as veld fire spreads

Local News Nelson Mandela University students evacuated as veld fire spreads

Special official funeral for ambassador Dumisani Khumalo on Saturday

Government Special official funeral for ambassador Dumisani Khumalo on Saturday

IEC reaches out to youth ahead of final voter registration weekend

Elections IEC reaches out to youth ahead of final voter registration weekend

French watchdog sounds alert over chemicals in diapers

Science French watchdog sounds alert over chemicals in diapers

‘Maths mpolaye,’ say Cassper’s followers after he gets the calculations all wrong

Celebrities ‘Maths mpolaye,’ say Cassper’s followers after he gets the calculations all wrong

Port Elizabeth police arrest two rape suspects

Crime Port Elizabeth police arrest two rape suspects

Night adder bites toddler in living room

Local News Night adder bites toddler in living room

City of Cape Town to help Prasa remove shacks after Philippi land invasion

Local News City of Cape Town to help Prasa remove shacks after Philippi land invasion

Maimane says those implicated in Bosasa scandals must go to prison

State Capture Maimane says those implicated in Bosasa scandals must go to prison

Start-up property fund eyes student accommodation gap

Business Start-up property fund eyes student accommodation gap

Bafana star completes university degree

PSL News Bafana star completes university degree

lifestyle

Is lime green fashion’s new favourite colour?

There has never been a better time to indulge your inner green-eyed monster.

Kombucha is taking the health market by storm

Properly fermented kombucha aids digestion, assists with cognitive function and boosts immunity.

Now is the perfect time to rejuvenate your skin

Chemical peels are a popular way to shed the signs of December decadence and have become more affordable.

The most useless gadgets on show at CES 2019

Choosing the best on show is a popular pastime, but the worst gadgets also deserve their moment of infamy.

phakaaathi

City dumped out of Nedbank Cup by NFD side

National First Division campaigners Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila pulled off a surprise 2-1 win over topflight opponents Polokwane City in a Nedbank Cup round of 32 tie at the Old Peter Mokaba Stadium on Wednesday night.

Wits smash outclassed Boyne Tigers

First half braces from Haashim. Domingo and Simon Murray made it a comfortable night for Gavin Hunt’s charges

Senong name final Amajita squad for Afcon

South Africa’s Under-20 coach Thabo Senong on Wednesday announced a 21-man squad that will travel to Niger ahead of the Caf 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

Beckham buys stake in non-league Salford City

David Beckham has bought a stake in English non-league side Salford City, following in the footsteps of his former Manchester United teammates in the “Class of 92”.

sport

Why the loan system works for the Lions

South Africa’s leading Super Rugby franchise have no problem snapping up unwanted players. And they tend to make them pretty good too.

Andile Phehlukwayo: ‘Lucky’ actually ain’t all that lucky

The Proteas all-rounder’s international career has had its fair share of good fortune. But he’s earned it.

Pollard still pulls strings, even if he’s not skipper anymore

The Bulls and Springbok pivot is anyway part of a bigger leadership group under Pote Human.

Pakistan skipper possibly in trouble for alleged racist Phehlukwayo chirp

Sarfraz Ahmed, speaking Urdu, was caught on the stump microphone, and the literal translation is not flattering…

business

The carbon tax is coming, and SA business is not ready

The majority of corporates haven’t prepared despite a decade of consultation.

Auction for Gupta mining assets hots up

Project Halo is the preferred bidder but two late entrants have thrown their hats in the ring.

Start-up property fund eyes student accommodation gap

Inkunzi Wealth founder plans to raise R250m privately for student housing development.

Consumer inflation slows to 4.5% in December – Stats SA

On average, prices decreased by 0.2% between November and December.

world

Malaysian royals pick new king after historic abdication

Malaysia’s royal families were electing a king Thursday after the last monarch abdicated following his reported marriage to a Russian ex-beauty queen, with a sports-loving sultan in pole position for the role.

DR Congo set for historic political transition

Felix Tshisekedi is to be sworn in on Thursday as president of Democratic Republic of Congo, marking the country’s first-ever peaceful handover of power after chaotic and bitterly-disputed elections.

Trump’s ex-lawyer delays testimony over president’s ‘threats’

The threats were unspecified, but allegedly came from both the president and his current personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani.

French watchdog sounds alert over chemicals in diapers

A French public health watchdog warned today about the risks of several chemicals found in disposable nappies.

opinion

SA will just have to bear the Zim consequences

If democracy and free and fair elections in that nation were supported, SA probably wouldn’t have to deal now with millions of refugees.

Corruption reigns from SA’s head to tail

It seems that ANC officials – even at a fairly low level – are not shy in viewing community assets as their own.

Ramaphosa should clear the air of the Bosasa stench

There should be full disclosure about the work Andile Ramaphosa performed for Bosasa, how much he was paid, and whether that was reasonable.

A history best left unwritten

The job of separating the wheat from the chaff will prove daunting. See, in our history there’s more chaff than wheat.

 

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