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Jiba’s plea to Ramaphosa: ‘Removing me will cause hardships to my family’

JOHANNESBURG, April 26 – In her submission to President Cyril Ramaphosa regarding the damning Mokgoro report, the now axed deputy national director of public prosecutions (DNDPP) Nomgcobo Jiba pleaded with Ramaphosa to give her a senior position in government instead of leaving her unemployed. The Presidency on Friday released Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi’s representations to […]

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Ramaphosa says Johannesburg mayor must not fear Alexandra residents

JOHANNESBURG, April 12 – South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday said it was the responsibility of the Democratic Alliance-led City of Johannesburg to clean up Alexandra township and make sure the people have proper sanitation. Ramaphosa, who was dressed in African National Congress (ANC) regalia, on Thursday addressed thousands of residents at the Alex Stadium. […]

Africa In The News

Ramaphosa congratulates Buhari on electoral victory

JOHANNESBURG, February 27  – President Cyril Ramaphosa has congratulated his Nigerian counterpart, Muhammadu Buhari, following his successful re-election to the position of President of the Republic of Nigeria as declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), according to a Wednesday press release by the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco). The African Union Election Observation […]

Business Lead South Africa

SA flags infrastructure investment plans of R526 billion

CAPE TOWN, February 20 – South Africa’s government has infrastructure investment plans amounting to R526 billion over the next three years and is stepping up its build programme by partnering with the private sector, development finance institutions and multilateral development banks for funding, the National Treasury said on Wednesday. President Cyril Ramaphosa’s government said last […]