Sifiso Skenjana | Moody's downgraded SA. What happens now?

... reshuffle by then-president Jacob Zuma, which saw then Finance Minister Pravin Gordan and Deputy Mcebisi Jonas being fired from their positions.

- m.fin24.com | yesterday


Health department gives detailed update on COVID-19 in SA

... lockdown, Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula said some of the measures implemented including the restriction of non-essential movement still stand.

- ewn.co.za | yesterday


Testing time ahead for South Africans

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula said the country's taxi industry was concerned about regulations limiting passenger numbers to half of the legal ...

- algoafm.co.za | yesterday


Maybe wait and see if the lockdown works before blowing Ramaphosa's trumpet

Last year there was a clamour for opposition voters to vote ANC, in order to give Ramaphosa a “mandate” to tackle state capture within his own party.

- iol.co.za | yesterday


A day of firsts as SA makes it through first day in lockdown

Minister of Transport, Fikile Mbalula, said he had noted non-compliance by some in the sector, including taxis which were being filled to capacity ...

- news24.com | yesterday


Tax relief proposed by president Ramaphosa

The address by resident Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday, 23 March 2020, set out certain fiscal relief measures to help small and medium enterprises ...

- businesstech.co.za | yesterday


Don't try to redress racial imbalances right now

There's palpable relief nationally that former president Jacob Zuma's feckless kleptocracy is not... ‌. ‌. Cometh the hour, cometh the man. And the man ...

- citizen.co.za | yesterday


Ramaphosa calls for debt relief for African countries

President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged the World Bank, International Monetary Fund, and the African Development Bank to waive interest payments for ...

- citizen.co.za | 2 days ago


Is this Ramaphosa's 9/11 moment?

An influential ANC member, who preferred to remain anonymous, believed that indeed the coronavirus was a godsend for Ramaphosa's political ...

- citizen.co.za | 2 days ago


Corrupt late ANC MP owes state R1.1m, court rules

... an order that the estate of the late ANC MP Yolanda Botha must cough up more than R1.1 million in ill-gotten gains, or risk falling under the hammer.

- citizen.co.za | 2 days ago


Ramaphoria enjoys a revival

During last year's election, there was a clamour for opposition voters to vote ANC, in order to give CR a “mandate” to tackle state capture forces within ...

- politicsweb.co.za | 2 days ago


Enter the baffoons

... but she also reported waking from her nocturnal writhings last Saturday greatly comforted that Jacob Zuma was no longer the president: “Imagine if ...

- politicsweb.co.za | 2 days ago


Sol Kerzner, South African Casino Tycoon, Is Dead at 84

... that brought Nelson Mandela and his African National Congress to power. In the late 1970s and '80s, however, even as South Africa nudged into ...

- nytimes.com | 2 days ago


After More Than 25 Years S. Africa Is Now Junk With Moody's Too

... Africa to junk in 2017 following late-night cabinet reshuffle in which former President Jacob Zuma replaced the finance minister and his deputy.

- finance.yahoo.com | 2 days ago


SUMMARY: National Command Council reports on Day 1 of lockdown

Transport minister Fikile Mbalula reported some challenges with public transport, including queues and a lack of facilities for some essential services.

- enca.com | 2 days ago


Most city streets empty but township shoppers not phased by national lockdown

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula described those trying to leave Gauteng for other provinces on the N1 to Limpopo and Zimbabwe long after 12 ...

- iol.co.za | 2 days ago


Covid-19: Gautrain suspends services for lockdown period

Gautrain is complying with the Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula's announcement that all commuter rail services will shut down for the duration of the ...

- sandtonchronicle.co.za | 2 days ago


Ramaphosa might have coronavirus

President Cyril Ramaphosa has tested negative for the coronavirus, his office confirmed on Thursday. ACDP has confirmed that it's leader, Reverend ...

- bulawayo24.com | 2 days ago