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Malema blasts Gordhan, media

JOHANNESBURG, November 21 – Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema pulled no punches on Tuesday outside the state capture commission of inquiry in Johannesburg, launching more attacks against Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan and the media. Malema mounted more ammunition against Gordhan,  accusing him of hating Africans and removing capable black managers at state-owned […]

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EFF brands Mboweni reactionary

CAPE TOWN, November 2 – The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) on Friday accused Finance Minister Tito Mboweni of bucking African National Congress (ANC) policy by making “decidedly reactionary” statements abroad. This comes after Mboweni told an investor conference in New York in his view South African Airways (SAA) should be shut down because it has […]

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Nationalising South Africa’s central bank would hurt its transparency – free market think tank

JOHANNESBURG, July 4- The proposed nationalisation of South Africa’s central bank would cut out private shareholders whose involvement helps ensure greater openness and provides transparency to the operations and auditing of the institution, think tank Free Market Foundation (FMF) said on Wednesday. Both the governing African National Congress and the opposition Economic Freedom Fighters have called […]