Business In The News South Africa

Emotional SARS acting commissioner apologises for failure of revenue service

PRETORIA, October 19 – South African Revenue Service acting commissioner Mark Kingon could not contain his emotions when he “unreservedly” apologised to the country for the failures of the tax collecting department. Kingon told the Nugent Commission looking into tax administration and governance at SARS that the agency had fallen short of the high standards of performance […]

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Public violence case against student activist Dlamini trial postponed

JOHANNESBURG, October 19 – #FeesMustFall activist Mcebo Dlamini’s trial for public violence and assaulting a police officer during student protests was postponed on Friday in the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court. Magistrate Carlo Labuschagne said the court officer initially assigned to try Mcebo’s case was due to leave the service because his term has come to an end. […]