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AllAfrica.com
Envoy Hails Zim-SA Business Tiesespecially in the agricultural and manufacturing sectors," said Ambassador Mbet
Envoy Hails Zim-SA Business Ties
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
especially in the agricultural and manufacturing sectors," said Ambassador Mbete. He said the duty of the South African government was to make sure that all business deals are mutually beneficial. "We're trying to educate our business... Read more
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Perth Now
Worse than apartheid: The hypocrisy of FIFARahman IF YOU ever needed proof that sport is capable of moving more than just
Worse than apartheid: The hypocrisy of FIFA
Perth Now / Posted 6 hours ago
Rahman IF YOU ever needed proof that sport is capable of moving more than just emotions, look no further than the South African government. As Minister for Sport, Fikile Mbalula has banned four of the country’s top federations from bidding for... Read more
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iol.co.za
Top quotes in the sporting world this weekthese days #no place for politics in sport.” - South African cricket great Jacq
Top quotes in the sporting world this week
iol.co.za / Posted 15 hours ago
these days #no place for politics in sport.” - South African cricket great Jacques Kallis on Twitter blasting the South African government for banning four federations - including cricket's ruling body - from bidding for international... Read more
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iol.co.za
More questions than answerspayments to advisers but noted that the SFO “never found any evidence of untowa
More questions than answers
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
payments to advisers but noted that the SFO “never found any evidence of untoward payments to officials of the South African government”), Germany (not much help), France (unhelpful), Lichtenstein (they’d already got these documents from the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Top qoutes in the sporting world this weekthese days #no place for politics in sport.” - South African cricket great Jac
Top qoutes in the sporting world this week
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
these days #no place for politics in sport.” - South African cricket great Jacques Kallis on Twitter blasting the South African government for banning four federations - including cricket's ruling body - from bidding for international... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Labour antisemitism row: Read the Ken Livingstone interview transcipts in fullI’ve never heard anyone say anything antisemitic. I’ve heard a lot of criticism
Labour antisemitism row: Read the Ken Livingstone interview transcipts in full
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
I’ve never heard anyone say anything antisemitic. I’ve heard a lot of criticism of Israel. If I was to criticise the South African government as riddled with corruption you wouldn’t say I was racist – you’d say I was being critical of that... Read more
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iol.co.za
Uber ‘killing’ taxi businesses, says taxi protestersalmost half of what we charge, they are killing us on the market,” Mvubu said.
Uber ‘killing’ taxi businesses, says taxi protesters
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
almost half of what we charge, they are killing us on the market,” Mvubu said. Part of the grievances was why the South African government had allowed Uber to operate in the country when there was a regulated metered taxi industry employing many... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
South Africa’s Zuma should face corruption charges over arms deal: courtpower and weakness,” Mr. Malala said. The latest court ruling stems from a $4.
South Africa’s Zuma should face corruption charges over arms deal: court
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
power and weakness,” Mr. Malala said. The latest court ruling stems from a $4.8-billion (U.S.) arms purchase by the South African government in 1999, when Mr. Zuma was deputy president. Mr. Zuma’s financial adviser, Schabir Shaik, was convicted... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
What are we really commemorating? FREEDOM DAYBy: Sphamandla BloseSouth African government is busy spending so much hosting h
What are we really commemorating? FREEDOM DAY
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
By: Sphamandla BloseSouth African government is busy spending so much hosting huge events commemorating being Free, are we really free? The only thing about this day is that my grandfather died fighting, but when this day came he was no more and if... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
China's Two Sessions - What Lessons for Africa?ministers being required to appear before parliaments for an appraisal of their
China's Two Sessions - What Lessons for Africa?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
ministers being required to appear before parliaments for an appraisal of their work. But the difference again is that African government officials appear before parliament much more frequently than Chinese government officials by dint of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hackers leak stolen Kenyan foreign ministry documentsproblems and Internet censorship. In February, hackers using the Operation Afr
Hackers leak stolen Kenyan foreign ministry documents
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
problems and Internet censorship. In February, hackers using the Operation Africa banner said they had breached a South African government database and leaked names, email addresses and passwords of some 1,500 government employees, security site... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hackers leak stolen Kenyan foreign ministry documentsproblems and Internet censorship. In February, hackers using the Operation Afr
Hackers leak stolen Kenyan foreign ministry documents
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
problems and Internet censorship. In February, hackers using the Operation Africa banner said they had breached a South African government database and leaked names, email addresses and passwords of some 1,500 government employees, security site... Read more
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Swissinfo
Hackers leak stolen Kenyan foreign ministry documentsproblems and Internet censorship. In February, hackers using the Operation Afr
Hackers leak stolen Kenyan foreign ministry documents
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
problems and Internet censorship. In February, hackers using the Operation Africa banner said they had breached a South African government database and leaked names, email addresses and passwords of some 1,500 government employees, security site... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Value of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Exports On the Risein ensuring food security for 50 million people affected by the drought. In co
Value of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Exports On the Rise
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
in ensuring food security for 50 million people affected by the drought. In contrast, according to Ms Steyn. the South African government failed to respond to such a call. "Thirty-four million South Africans were without water during February... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Rift Over Israel in Britain's Labour Partywith anti-Semitism.” “I’ve heard a lot of people being critical of Israel,” he
The Rift Over Israel in Britain's Labour Party
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
with anti-Semitism.” “I’ve heard a lot of people being critical of Israel,” he said, “but if I was to denounce the South African government, you wouldn’t say I was racist.” Then came Livingstone’s controversial comments that appeared to link... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Winnie Mandela to Be Honoured With National Orderof the UN'S Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women. She has be
Winnie Mandela to Be Honoured With National Order
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of the UN'S Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women. She has been a good friend to South Africa, both as a staunch anti- apartheid activist and later as a political ally in global politics. Source: South African Government News Age... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ambode Vows to Put Lagos Jazz Festival On World Tourism Mapmusic and is now a veritable instrument that can be used to grow the economy if
Ambode Vows to Put Lagos Jazz Festival On World Tourism Map
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
music and is now a veritable instrument that can be used to grow the economy if properly managed. He said the South African government generated over a billion rand from the Cape Town Jazz Festival, and that Lagos could do far much better if... Read more
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iol.co.za
Arms deal inquiry was no whitewashSadly, that is what's expected from an African government, but the Seriti Commi
Arms deal inquiry was no whitewash
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Sadly, that is what's expected from an African government, but the Seriti Commission's clean bill of health was all above board, writes Thabo Mbeki. Johannesburg - A few days ago, President Zuma released the report of the judicial “commission of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tracing UNZA Rootsfull and exclusive control," he said. He said early in 1951, the scheme was re
Tracing UNZA Roots
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
full and exclusive control," he said. He said early in 1951, the scheme was revived following the decision of the South African Government not to admit any more Africans from outside that country to educational institutions in the Union. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lagos Jazz Festival Will Put State On World Tourism Map - Ambodebut a veritable instrument that can be used to grow the economy if properly man
Lagos Jazz Festival Will Put State On World Tourism Map - Ambode
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
but a veritable instrument that can be used to grow the economy if properly managed. He said for instance, the South African government generated over a billion rand from the Cape Town Jazz Festival, and that Lagos could do far much better if... Read more
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Daily News
Why Jacques Kallis is ‘embarrassed’ to call himself a SAnfollowing the ban on four of the country's sports federations from hosting or b
Why Jacques Kallis is ‘embarrassed’ to call himself a SAn
Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
following the ban on four of the country's sports federations from hosting or bidding for major tournaments. The South African government on Tuesday banned its national cricket, rugby, athletics and netball federations from bidding for... Read more
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Investopedia
Do Big Soccer Tournaments Boost Market Performance?money, major events can quickly become bad investments with negative net return
Do Big Soccer Tournaments Boost Market Performance?
Investopedia / Posted 3 days ago
money, major events can quickly become bad investments with negative net returns. For example, estimates suggest the South African government spent roughly $13,000 per tourist for the 2010 World Cup, far more than the average tourist spent. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Four Federations BannedSouth African Rugby Union had said it would bid for the 2023 Rugby World Cup by
Four Federations Banned
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
South African Rugby Union had said it would bid for the 2023 Rugby World Cup by the time of the June deadline. The South African government has long encouraged the country's main sport, rugby union, to create more opportunities for black players.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Arts and Culture Attends African World Heritage Regional Youth Forum, 28 APR to 4 MayAfrican World Heritage Regional Youth Forum hosted by the African World Heritag
Arts and Culture Attends African World Heritage Regional Youth Forum, 28 APR to 4 May
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
African World Heritage Regional Youth Forum hosted by the African World Heritage Fund (AWHF) in partnership with the South African Government and the UNESCO World Heritage Centre. The forum will take place at the Robben Island World Heritage Site... Read more
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Drinks Business Review
Kulczyk Investments divests 1.5% stake in SABMiller for £1bnInBev and SABMiller's merger. Earlier this month, Anheuser-Busch InBev also re
Kulczyk Investments divests 1.5% stake in SABMiller for £1bn
Drinks Business Review / Posted 3 days ago
InBev and SABMiller's merger. Earlier this month, Anheuser-Busch InBev also reached an agreement with the South African government regarding jobs and funding that will help in gaining recommendation of the country's Competition... Read more
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iol.co.za
Is Zuma entitled to have a moment with Mswati?Swaziland is not a democracy, the ANC has a policy of disapproval of the Mswati
Is Zuma entitled to have a moment with Mswati?
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Swaziland is not a democracy, the ANC has a policy of disapproval of the Mswati regime and has called on the South African government to put pressure on it to change its ways. But that policy was not evident at the birthday party, where... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Hawks to investigate Malema for Al Jazeera commentsin Parliament, along with police top brass, Nhleko said Malema’s comment on Al
Hawks to investigate Malema for Al Jazeera comments
Mail & Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
in Parliament, along with police top brass, Nhleko said Malema’s comment on Al Jazeera at the weekend that the South African government would be removed by the “barrel of a gun” by the opposition once its patience had run out was “reckless”,... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Dating disaster: Michigan woman falls for man, loses $162K15, $20,000 on Jan. 28 and $14,000 on April 4. The suspect told the complainan
Dating disaster: Michigan woman falls for man, loses $162K
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
15, $20,000 on Jan. 28 and $14,000 on April 4. The suspect told the complainant he needed to the money to pay the South African government due to a dispute in the roadwork project. He also claimed he was injured in a construction accident and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Hawks to probe Malema over THAT interviewin Parliament, along with police top brass, Nhleko said Malema’s comment on Al
Hawks to probe Malema over THAT interview
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
in Parliament, along with police top brass, Nhleko said Malema’s comment on Al Jazeera at the weekend that the South African government would be removed by the “barrel of a gun” by the opposition once its patience had run out was “reckless”,... Read more
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Quartz
Struggling MTN paid bonuses to fired executives, and a major shareholder is livid(PIC) is displeased with the bonuses. PIC is one of Africa’s largest money mana
Struggling MTN paid bonuses to fired executives, and a major shareholder is livid
Quartz / Posted 4 days ago
(PIC) is displeased with the bonuses. PIC is one of Africa’s largest money managers, which is wholly owned by the South African government. “PIC has communicated to MTN management its strong opposition to what we see as gross misuse of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Dating disaster: Woman falls for man, loses $162K15, $20,000 on Jan. 28 and $14,000 on April 4. The suspect told the complainan
Dating disaster: Woman falls for man, loses $162K
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
15, $20,000 on Jan. 28 and $14,000 on April 4. The suspect told the complainant he needed to the money to pay the South African government due to a dispute in the roadwork project. He also claimed he was injured in a construction accident and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Africa Marks World Malaria Dayof Limpopo, KwaZulu-Natal and Mpumalanga. Together we can #EndMalaria by 2018
South Africa Marks World Malaria Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
of Limpopo, KwaZulu-Natal and Mpumalanga. Together we can #EndMalaria by 2018 #WMD2016 ^eN7 pic.twitter.com/fc3AwTmUoi — Department of Health (@HealthZA) April 25, 2016 Source: South African Government News Agency and World Health Orga... Read more
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iol.co.za
Namibia dumps ‘unfit’ SA food aidThe Oshikoto Regional Council in Northern Namibia has dumped 207 bags of maize
Namibia dumps ‘unfit’ SA food aid
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
The Oshikoto Regional Council in Northern Namibia has dumped 207 bags of maize donated for drought relief aid by the South African government after it was found to be “unfit for human consumption”. Oshikoto Regional Officer Frans Enkali told local... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA’s win-some, lose-some feelingdump stocks at the fastest pace in at least 10 years. Foreigners have bought a
SA’s win-some, lose-some feeling
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
dump stocks at the fastest pace in at least 10 years. Foreigners have bought a net R35.7 billion ($2.46 billion) of South African government debt this year, while selling R35.6 billion of stocks, according to securities exchange data up to April... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Omuthiya Dumps 200 Bags of Maize MealOswald Shivute and Marx Itamalo THE OMUTHIYA Town Council threw away more than
Omuthiya Dumps 200 Bags of Maize Meal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Oswald Shivute and Marx Itamalo THE OMUTHIYA Town Council threw away more than 200 bags of maize meal donated by the South African government for drought relief after condemning it as unfit for human consumption. Some children blew the whistle... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mkondiwa Calls for Evidence Based Policy Formulationfrom developed countries has dwindled the growth of the continent," added Surru
Mkondiwa Calls for Evidence Based Policy Formulation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
from developed countries has dwindled the growth of the continent," added Surrur. The ACGN president therefore called upon African Government to run on their own resources, because loans and grants from developed countries come with conditions that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sacoil Holds Back From Renaissance Pipeline Agreementis 42 percent owned by the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) which manages th
Sacoil Holds Back From Renaissance Pipeline Agreement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
is 42 percent owned by the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) which manages the bulk of the pension money of South African government workers and is the continent's biggest fund manager. The chairperson of its board is Tito Mboweni, a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SA needs a national dialogue to assess its progress - Mbekiand his experience as one of its witnesses. Mbeki said while whistle-blowers i
SA needs a national dialogue to assess its progress - Mbeki
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
and his experience as one of its witnesses. Mbeki said while whistle-blowers insist the purchase of arms by the South African government was corrupt, no-one has been able to provide any evidence. “The British, the Swedes and this and that did... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
ANC asks state to probe Malema’s violence threatto investigate comments by Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema
ANC asks state to probe Malema’s violence threat
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
to investigate comments by Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema that the party would remove the South African government “through the barrel of a gun”‚ describing them as a clear incitement to violence. ON WARPATH: EFF leader... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
South Africa: 4 top sports banned from hosting tournamentstransformation efforts for 2016-17. That could be at the end of next year, or m
South Africa: 4 top sports banned from hosting tournaments
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
transformation efforts for 2016-17. That could be at the end of next year, or maybe only in early 2018. The South African government has been pushing for years for the country's main sports " especially rugby and cricket " to create more... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Britain’s Investigatory Powers Bill: A gift to securocrats everywhereis undertaken by a government entity, the National Communications Centre, which
Britain’s Investigatory Powers Bill: A gift to securocrats everywhere
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 days ago
is undertaken by a government entity, the National Communications Centre, which is not regulated by legislation. The South African government has justified this lack of regulation as “international best practice” for foreign signals... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Edna Molewa Signs Paris Agreement On Climate ChangeConvention are able to sign the Agreement until 21 April 2017. Minister Molewa
Minister Edna Molewa Signs Paris Agreement On Climate Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Convention are able to sign the Agreement until 21 April 2017. Minister Molewa signed the Agreement on behalf of the South African Government. The Paris Agreement is universally regarded as a seminal point in the development of the international... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mbeki warns arms deal critics are out to paint African govts as corruptMbeki tackles illicit financial flow Mbeki says while whistle-blowers insist t
Mbeki warns arms deal critics are out to paint African govts as corrupt
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
Mbeki tackles illicit financial flow Mbeki says while whistle-blowers insist the purchase of arms by the South African government was corrupt, no-one has been able to provide any evidence. “The British, the Swedes and this and that did... Read more
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New Kerala
South Africa vows to be malaria free by 2018 - newkerala.com #54327Cape Town (South Africa), Apr.25 : Commemorating World Malaria Day on Monday, t
South Africa vows to be malaria free by 2018 - newkerala.com #54327
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Cape Town (South Africa), Apr.25 : Commemorating World Malaria Day on Monday, the health department of the South African government took a vow to eliminate the disease in the country by 2018. In a statement, the Department of Health said that it... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ANC Calls Malema's Comments 'Treasonable'interview with the Al Jazeera Network aired on 24 April 2016. Mr Malema told A
ANC Calls Malema's Comments 'Treasonable'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
interview with the Al Jazeera Network aired on 24 April 2016. Mr Malema told Al Jazeera that 'they' would remove the South African government "..through the barrel of a gun." These remarks are a call to violence, are inflammatory, treasonable and... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mbeki frustrated by arms deal 'corruption' claimsup now of and says 'there was corruption', what corruption?” The former presid
Mbeki frustrated by arms deal 'corruption' claims
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
up now of and says 'there was corruption', what corruption?” The former president also says it reflects a stereotype about African governments. “These allegations, without facts, are based on a stereotype and the stereotype is African governments... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Arms deal critics believe all African leaders are corrupt Mbekithat there was no corruption involved in the 1999 multi-billion rand arms deal
Arms deal critics believe all African leaders are corrupt Mbeki
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
that there was no corruption involved in the 1999 multi-billion rand arms deal because it feeds into the stereotype that African governments are corrupt, former president Thabo Mbeki said on Monday. "These allegations without facts, but... Read more
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iol.co.za
SacOil pauses on Moz venturegas-fired power. SacOil is 42 percent owned by the Public Investment Corporati
SacOil pauses on Moz venture
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
gas-fired power. SacOil is 42 percent owned by the Public Investment Corporation, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. The PIC manages the bulk of the pension money of South African government workers and is the continent’s biggest fund manag... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'Some determined to prove Mandela's govt was corrupt' Mbekithree refused to testify at the commission. According to Mbeki, what remained
'Some determined to prove Mandela's govt was corrupt' Mbeki
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
three refused to testify at the commission. According to Mbeki, what remained unsaid was "what else would you expect of an African government?" He said the three would do the country a great service by approaching the courts for legal review, as... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Arms deal inquiry no whitewash, critics just expect one from an African government: Mbekipart of the argument about the allegedly ineluctable corruption in “arms deals”
Arms deal inquiry no whitewash, critics just expect one from an African government: Mbeki
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
part of the argument about the allegedly ineluctable corruption in “arms deals”, is – what else would you expect of an African Government?" You can read Mbeki's full statement here: A few days ago, on April 21, President Zuma released the... Read more
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