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President Zuma approves pay hikes for public office bearers

CAPE TOWN, November 30 – President Jacob Zuma has approved recommendations for salary increases for public office bearers, his office announced on Thursday. “After considering, amongst others, the recommendations of the Commission [for the Remuneration of Public Office-Bearers] and the performance of the economy, President Jacob Zuma has accepted the Commission’s recommendations for all categories […]

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Pravin Gordhan appointed visiting professor at Wits Business School

JOHANNESBURG, November 30 – Former finance minister Pravin Gordhan has been appointed a visiting professor at Wits University’s School of Governance effective 1 December, the institution said on Thursday. Gordhan follows in the footsteps of another former finance minister, Nhlanhla Nene, who was in June appointed acting director of the prestigious Wits Business School. “Gordhan’s strong views […]