25.5.2019 09:26 am
What is sad about the Samwu debacle is that is appears to have been overlooked by the Registrar of Trade Unions as the looting went on.
Theft and looting no longer surprise most of us. But, still, the news that almost R88 million was stolen from the SA Municipal Workers Union (Samwu), in just three years, is shocking.
This is the fourth season in a row that Chiefs have ended a season empty-handed.
The South African government is proposing to restrict Airbnb, and there have been complaints.
Much of the control over tobacco collapsed in tandem with the gutting of Sars by its former commissioner.
Many residents of Alex, who live in squalor, believe the land should be used for low-cost housing.
Soccer-loving supporters will not get to see or hear favourites Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates fighting it out for honours in the Absa Premiership on free-to-air radio and television channels owned by the SABC this season.
Reports that the taxman is gunning for some of the most corrupt in SA should be seen as quite welcome news.
She and her accomplice Mrwebi were part of the team who defended Zuma by derailing or deflecting prosecutions.
The real problem is that Ramaphosa can’t act against these ‘problematic’ people without running the risk of being deposed himself.
The bizarre incident involving the Sars IT head is food for thought.
The former state president has been uncompromising in his view of how to reverse the rot.