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No reason to establish new commission of inquiry - President
No reason to establish new commission of inquiry - PresidentArticle

President Cyril Ramaphosa says there is no reason to establish a new inquiry to investigate allegations of corruption levelled against Bosasa...

23 Aug 2019

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Sanef's media credibility and ethics inquiry looks to review editorial systems, practicesArticle

Since its launch in June, the South African National Editors' Forum's (Sanef) Inquiry into Media Credibility and Ethics has received submissions from journalists and members of the public...

13 Aug 2019

President Ramaphosa responds to Public Protector investigation
President Ramaphosa responds to Public Protector investigationArticle

President Cyril Ramaphosa has responded to a notice issued by the Public Protector with respect to an investigation into his alleged violations of the Executive Ethics Code.

28 Jun 2019

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28 Jun 2019

President receives notice of Public Protector investigation
President receives notice of Public Protector investigationArticle

President Cyril Ramaphosa has received a notice from the Public Protector that he is being investigated for violating the Executive Ethics Code...

12 Jun 2019

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6 Sars audit tips for the capturedArticle

What should Edward Kieswetter's first actions be now that he has taken over the reins at South African Revenue Service (Sars)?

Jean du Toit 2 May 2019

Watson wind farm stopped - for now
Watson wind farm stopped - for nowArticle

The controversial decision to grant environmental authorisation for the Watson family's massive wind farm project on the summit of the Groot Winterhoek mountains near Uitenhage has been overturned - at least temporarily...

John Yeld 16 Apr 2019

Fraud, waste and abuse - ubiquitous in South AfricaArticle

The BOSASA hearings and the corruption, racketeering and money laundering associated with it since 2000, have again highlighted the culture of fraud, waste and abuse in South Africa. BOSASA is a controversial group of companies on the West Rand of Johannesburg that secured a number of major tenders with the Government over the past decade.

Issued by Bonitas 11 Apr 2019

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Marianne Thamm on the crucial role of whistleblowers and investigative journalists in defeating corruptionArticle

On Wednesday, 10 April 2019 I snatched up the rare opportunity to spend most of my lunch hour with Marianne Thamm, the incredibly smart, candid natural storyteller who has witnessed the harshest violence as an investigative journalist, as well as the hope, resilience and fortitude of South Africa. Here's what you missed...

Leigh Andrews 10 Apr 2019

Feathers fly over Watson wind farm plan
Feathers fly over Watson wind farm planArticle

The Department of Environmental Affairs has given the go-ahead to a wind farm project that the Watson family wants to build in the Eastern Cape, before assessing strong differences of opinion from scientists...

John Yeld 10 Apr 2019

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Deloitte finds no Bosasa donation was made to SABC8 fundArticle

Deloitte has found no evidence that any payment was made by Bosasa or entity or persons related to Bosasa to the SABC8 campaign in 2016...

5 Mar 2019

Wastewater audit missing as countrywide water shortage looms
Wastewater audit missing as countrywide water shortage loomsArticle

A countrywide water shortage is a decade away unless urgent action is taken to rehabilitate and preserve our rivers and catchment areas, fix and maintain crumbling infrastructure, and implement water re-use...

Steve Kretzmann 28 Feb 2019

The state of social media conversations and media coverage around #SONA2019
The state of social media conversations and media coverage around #SONA2019Article

President Cyril Ramaphosa's State of The Nation Address (SONA,) held on 7 February 2019, was mostly a subdued affair compared to the previous years' major disruptions and theatrics...

Issued by Ornico 26 Feb 2019

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8 Feb 2019

Accused in Bosasa matter appear in court
Accused in Bosasa matter appear in courtArticle

The former Correctional Services and Bosasa officials, arrested in relation to charges of corruption, money laundering and fraud, have appeared in the Pretoria Specialised Commercial Crimes Court...

7 Feb 2019

Hawks swoop on Correctional Services, Bosasa officials
Hawks swoop on Correctional Services, Bosasa officialsArticle

The Hawks have arrested seven suspects - including a former correctional services commissioner and Bosasa officials - on allegations of corruption, money laundering and fraud...

6 Feb 2019

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#OrchidsandOnions: ANC comrades bring sexy backArticle

MSC Cruises' Orchid-worthy print ad spells romance, beauty and freedom - but trashy McDonald's gets a super-sized Onion...

Brendan Seery 5 Feb 2019

New NPA boss takes aim at corruption
New NPA boss takes aim at corruptionArticle

National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) Shamila Batohi has taken a firm stance against corruption, saying it is now time for justice to win the fight against the scourge...

4 Feb 2019

SABC 8 outraged over Bosasa funding allegation
SABC 8 outraged over Bosasa funding allegationArticle

The so-called SABC 8 has outright rejected claims that it benefited from a R100,000 donation by state capture-implicated Bosasa to cover their living expenses while suspended by former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng...

23 Jan 2019

Bosasa did not donate to SABC 8
Bosasa did not donate to SABC 8Article

In response to an allegation published by TimesLive that Bosasa "appears" to have donated R100,000 to a crowdfunding campaign for the SABC 8 journalists, the South African National Editors' Forum would like to clarify the following...

23 Jan 2019

South African Senior National Culinary Team: Back row: Henrico Grobbelaar, Dion Vengatass, Trevor Boyd, Heinz Brunner. Front row: Blake Anderson, Kirstin Hellemann, Arno Ralph, Minette Smith.
SA National Culinary Team sets off for IKA Culinary OlympicsArticle

South Africa's National Culinary Team has departed for the IKA Culinary Olympics to compete against 32 nations. The teams will have six hours to...

21 Oct 2016

Drug prevention campaign for thousands in Eldorado Park
Drug prevention campaign for thousands in Eldorado ParkArticle

The Gauteng Provincial Government is confident that its integrated approach to social crime prevention is delivering positive results.

20 Feb 2014

Political debate will fire up Tomorrow's Leaders
Political debate will fire up Tomorrow's LeadersArticle

Fire, passion and a dose of good old-fashioned political head-banging. That's what's in store for delegates at the 2014 edition of the Tomorrow's Leaders Convention.

Issued by Cape Media 7 Nov 2013

Sanef comments on M&G judgement
Sanef comments on M&G judgementArticle

The South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef) congratulates the Mail and Guardian for taking the financial risk of pursuing a fundamental principle of media freedom in an expensive court action and commends the judge, Justice Moroa Tsoka, for setting a new standard of media freedom in South Africa.

2 May 2012

Chefs for By Invitation Only competition announced
Chefs for By Invitation Only competition announcedArticle

The five chefs selected for the Unilever Food Solutions' annual By Invitation Only competition have been announced. They will compete for the top prize on 17 April 2012 at the SA Chefs' Association offices at the University of Johannesburg.

27 Mar 2012

Prisons may extend 'corrupt' tenderArticle

City Press reports the department of correctional services met representatives of Bosasa Operations this week to discuss extending the company's R1 billion tender to provide food to seven management areas countrywide. The prisons department is apparently considering extending a multimillion-rand catering tender that, according to the Special Investigating Unit (SIU), was awarded corruptly in the first place.

30 Jan 2012

Mzansi Budding Chefs' potato competition has a top spud
Mzansi Budding Chefs' potato competition has a top spudArticle

Launched in February 2010, the Mzansi Budding Chefs' Potato Competition harvested over 120 entry recipes, with the final competition cook-off taking place at the Southern Sun Centre for Culinary Excellence (CCE), on Friday 4 June 2010, under the auspices of the South African Chefs' Association (SACA).

8 Jun 2010

The 3rd Annual Combating Terrorism in Africa Conference
The 3rd Annual Combating Terrorism in Africa ConferenceArticle

The 3rd Annual Combating Terrorism in Africa Conference will create a platform for Africa's defence force, government populace and non-government organisations to dissect and foresee future strategies to combat further spread of terrorism. The conference takes place from 26-28 August 2008.

25 Aug 2008

Arivia.kom supports South Africa's top gender empowerment guideArticle

arivia.kom has entered into a platinum partnership with South Africa's foremost gender empowerment directory, Top Women in Business and Government.

Issued by Top Companies Publishing 25 May 2005

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