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Zuma condemns threats against CLR right commission leaders

PRETORIA, August 17 – President Jacob Zuma on Thursday called for the respect of Chapter 9 institutions, following reports of threats, harassment, intimidation and insults levelled against the leadership of the Commission for the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Cultural, Religious and Linguistic Communities (CRL). According to a statement from the Presidency, Chairperson […]

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Central banks vital for Africa’s integration, says Zuma

PRETORIA, August 15 – President Jacob Zuma has encouraged African central bank governors gathered in Pretoria for the 2017 Governors’ Symposium of the Association of African Central Banks (AACB) to explore ways to improve economic integration, including linking payment systems, across borders on the continent. “Central banks have an important role to play in promoting inter-continental […]

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Is a possible Zuma removal the meal ticket for some politicians?

Zuma-must-go: A duly capitalised and targeted economy The South African political landscape remains a volatile and pregnant one. We are a week away from the much-made-of August 8, vote-of-no-confidence. There have been seven before this. This one is slightly different because we see before our own eyes a full-blown and heavily sponsored campaign at hand that seeks to […]