Ramaphosa's famous negotiating skills have failed him. Here's why

Ramaphosa inherited an unenviable hand from Zuma – state institutions had been weakened, the economy was in a parlous condition, the ANC was ...

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WATCH CNN's Richard Quest on South Africa: “Your Entire Economy Was Hijacked! How Many ...

President Cyril Ramaphosa cancelled his trip to Davos at the last minute, saying he was staying home to tend to “domestic priorities” (with rumoured ...

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India- Republic Day 2020: Things to know about 71st Republic Day

While last year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited South African President Cyril Ramaphosa as the chief guest at Republic Day parade , this year ...

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SA Billionaire Draws Rebuke For Saying Africa Loves Donald Trump

South African Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula said on Twitter he doesn't agree that Africa loves Trump. Patrice Motsepe tells Donald Trump 'Africa ...

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S/Africa's road fatalities down by 10% – Minister

... of people who lost their lives during the period cost the economy in excess of US$11.2 million, Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula told the media.

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Twelve Anniversaries and Events Worth Traveling for in 2020

Japan's new 68,000-seat National Stadium, designed by the architect ... activist and African National Congress leader Nelson Mandela—at the time, ...

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Republic Day 2020: Things to know about 71st Republic Day

While last year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited South African President Cyril Ramaphosa as the chief guest at Republic Day parade, this year ...

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'Disingenuous' EFF had no evidence Gqubule and Harber were Stratcom agents, court finds

The EFF and its spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi didn't place any evidence before the court that veteran journalists Thandeka Gqubule and Anton ...

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ANC in Tshwane calls for council sitting to hear no confidence motions amid speaker's suspension

Following the suspension of the Tshwane speaker, the ANC in the capital city are striking while the iron is hot and are calling for the continuation of a ...

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Education Day: Why schools should not replace textbooks with e-books

In 2019, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that plans to digitise the public school education system over the next six years. “To prepare our ...

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Prominent SA businessman blasts Fikile Mbalula in open letter on Twitter

... views and has gotten into many a Twitter spat with influential people such as EFF leader Julius Malema and veteran ANC official Derek Hanekom.

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Authorities aim to further reduce mining deaths

Minister Gwede Mantashe released the 2019 occupational health and safety statistics for the mining industry on Friday. At least 51 deaths were ...

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SAA Crisis: Business rescue analysts say January salaries will be paid

Ace Magashule felt that “historical contracts impacting negatively on SAA; including the lease of planes and evergreen contracts” need to be ...

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Motsepe weathers 'Africa loves Trump' storm with WEF board appointment

... Motsepe is the brother-in-law of President Cyril Ramaphosa. The president is married to Motsepe's sister, Tshepo Motsepe, a medical doctor; ...

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DA to embark on 'Real State of The Nation Tour', says Steenhuisen

The tour is called the “Real State of the Nation Tour”. Cyril Ramaphosa has set aside 13 February for his 2020 State of the Nation Address (SONA).

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Haste will set up Mashaba and Maimane for a spectacular failure

... qualified, and experienced Dr Mamphela Ramphele could not achieve as much success as relatively less qualified Julius Malema in party building.

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Straight Talk: My vision for SA and the DA

The UDM enabled the ANC to get into government there, so it is not an easy conversation to have. But, to my mind, the need to return NMB metro to ...

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International companies ready to partner with SA in renewable energy space – Dames

While the Government has committed itself to have renewable energy in its mix of resources, Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe is accused of stalling ...

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