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Minister Davies welcomes ‘glass half full’ report on SA

PRETORIA – Despite South Africa’s recent downgrade to “junk status” by international ratings agencies, the country is proactively meeting investors and foreign governments to promote South Africa as an attractive investment destination, Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies said on Sunday. In a statement, Davies welcomed the 2017 Annual Foreign Investment Confidence Index released by […]

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Presidency rejects reports of Nkandla upgrades at taxpayer expense

PRETORIA – The presidency on Sunday flatly rejected media reports of further renovations at taxpayers’ expense to his private homestead at Nkandla in KwaZulu-Natal. “The presidency has noted with concern a report in the Sunday Times newspaper about alleged plans by the department of public works to renovate certain aspects of the president’s Nkandla residence,” […]

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Madelakufa Foundation condemns Mashaba’s behaviour leading to IDP violence

The Madelakufa Foundation has released a strong-worded statement in which it describes its “disgust at the behaviour” of City of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba at an IDP meeting on April 18 at Midrand High School. A number of individuals were injured during the scuffles. Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) officers were called in and alleged […]