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Makhura sticks to his guns on scrapping e-tolls in Gauteng highways

JOHANNESBURG, November 7- Gauteng Premier and provincial African National Congress (ANC) chairperson, David Makhura, on Wednesday defended the provincial government’s stance against the controversial e-tolls, saying that the issue with the urban tolling was that it overtaxed road users. Speaking on the sidelines of the Africa Investment Forum in Johannesburg, Makhura said that the provincial ANC […]

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#AIF2018: Makhura says Gauteng is ready to move Africa from a legacy of aid to a future of investment

JOHANNESBURG, November 7 – Gauteng Premier David Makhura has encouraged businesses to invest in the growth of the African economy, saying that his province was ready to contribute to its realisation. Speaking at the opening day of the Africa Investment Forum in Johannesburg, Makhura said that Gauteng contributed 35 percent to South Africa’s GDP and […]

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ANC Gauteng conference adopts credentials

JOHANNESBURG, July 20 – The Gauteng African National Congress elective conference adopted credentials on Friday night. Adoption of credentials and the financial presentation were closed sessions and not open to media. Provincial spokesman Motalatale Modiba said the credentials were adopted “overwhelmingly” by the conference. Outgoing secretary Hope Papo followed with a presentation of the organisational […]