Business In The News South Africa

South African Airways fast becoming national liability – Inkatha Freedom Party

CAPE TOWN, September 30 – The culture of open ended bailouts by the South African government for troubled national airline South African Airways (SAA) despite no change in SAA’s business behaviour is the very reason why this state-owned enterprise (SoE) is collapsing, opposition Inkatha Freedom Party said on Saturday. SAA was fast becoming a national […]

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Violent protests hit Zimbabwe’s capital Harare

HARARE, September 29 – Hundreds of protesters clashed with illegal street money dealers and the Zimbabwean police on Friday, in Harare demonstrating against the illegal money-changing business which they blamed for further straining the economy which is already on a free-fall. The protesters, under Tajamuka/Sesijikile, clashed with the police, as the law enforcers tried to […]

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Racial intolerance flared up at NWest farmer’s bail hearing

BRITS, September 29 – Another racial altercation erupted at the Brits Magistrate’s Court on Friday, during the bail hearing of the Mooinooi farmer accused of murdering 24-year-old Tebogo Ndlovu. Families and supporters of Matthew Benson and those of Ndlovu were involved in a heated exchange when the court briefly adjourned following technical problems with the recording equipment. […]