Business In The News South Africa

PetroSA signs $400mln oil and gas development agreement with Russia

JOHANNESBURG, September 4 – The embattled national oil company, PetroSA, on Monday signed a U.S.$400 million agreement with the Russian state-owned geological company, Rosgeo, to be invested in oil and gas development. The agreement was signed in the presence of Ministers of Energy at the 9th Annual Brics Summit currently underway in Xiamen, Peoples Republic of […]

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Kenyatta and Kenyan judiciary trade accusations as tensions build

JOHANNESBURG, September 4 – The judiciary is under the spotlight as Kenya prepares for new elections after the country’s supreme court on Friday annulled the August 8 elections on the grounds that they were not run “consistently with the dictates of the constitution”. Kenya’s Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) reported that President Uhuru Kenyatta […]

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Ten dead in horror Mpumalanga crash

MBOMBELA, September 4 – Ten people were killed and two seriously injured in a collision in Mpumalanga on Monday morning, the Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) said.   “The accident happened when a Toyota Avanza and a light delivery vehicle collided head-on on the R23 between Standerton and Balfour,” RTMC spokesman Simon Zwane said.   “Accident […]