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Ramaphosa authorises SIU probes into water and sanitation tenders

JOHANNESBURG, September 6 – President Cyril Ramaphosa has authorised the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) to investigate suspected wrongdoing by public servants and persons or entities in the private sector in the awarding of tenders or contracts by the national Department of Water and Sanitation and the Ekurhuleni and Ethekhwini metropolitan municipalities. In a statement on Thursday, […]

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President Ramaphosa to host SA BRICS stakeholders breakfast meeting

JOHANNESBURG, July 6  – President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Friday host a BRICS stakeholder round-table meeting with South African business people. In a terse statement, the Presidency said the meeting this morning will be held in Pretoria at the Sefako Makgatho Presidential Guest House would discuss the preparations and policy imperatives for the forthcoming BRICS Summit […]

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Khusela Diko appointed spokesperson for President Ramaphosa

JOHANNESBURG, March 2 – Ms Khusela Diko has been appointed as the spokesperson to President Cyril Ramaphosa, the Presidency announced on Friday. Diko is a seasoned communicator and marketing professional who was, until recently, the African National Congress (ANC) national communications manager and acted as its spokesperson on many occasions. Prior to joining the governing party, she […]

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Transform RSA warns ANC top brass against removing President Zuma

DURBAN, January 11 – Non-profit organisation Transform RSA on Wednesday sent a legal letter to the African National Congress (ANC) National Executive Committee (NEC) which served as “an urgent warning” against any intentions of removing President Jacob Zuma from office. The ruling party has until Friday to respond to the letter, which Transform RSA says […]