In The News South Africa

SA Revenue Service executive appointed to head SA Student fund

JOHANNESBURG, August 17 – Minister of Higher Education and Training Naledi Pandor has appointed SA Revenue Services (Sars) executive Randall Carollissen as administrator at the embattled National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS). His appointment comes after the resignation of former board chairman Sizwe Nxasana who had headed the scheme for three years. ”Dr Carolissen is […]

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ANC announces new NEC as, 54th National Conference wraps up

JOHANNESBURG, December 21 – Former treasurer-general of the African National Congress (ANC), Zweli Mkhize, tops the list of South Africa’s ruling party’s 80-member National Executive Committee (NEC) – the highest decision-making body. Mkhize, who shockingly withdrew from the party leadership race on Sunday for the sake of “unity”, made a strong comeback. Announcing the results in the early hours […]

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KZN branches nominate Dlamini-Zuma in expected landslide

DURBAN, December  5 – The majority of KwaZulu-Natal branches of the African National Congress (ANC) nominated Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as their preferred candidate to lead the party come December.   Announcing the results during the party’s Provincial General Council (PGC) at the Olive Convention Centre in Durban on Monday night, EleXions Agency director, Bontle Mpakanyane, said […]