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Review on size of national government well underway – Ramaphosa

PARLIAMENT, May 25  – A team of government officials from various department had begun the process of reviewing the size of the South African Cabinet and national government departments, President Cyril Ramaphosa’s office said on Friday.   “A technical task team of officials from the following departments is currently reviewing the configuration of the national […]

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Terms of reference for SA Revenue Service to be announced this week, MPs told

PARLIAMENT, May 23 – The terms of reference and members of the commission of inquiry into the South African Revenue Service (Sars) will be announced by the president this week, MPs heard on Wednesday.   Briefing Parliament’s standing committee on finance, National Treasury deputy director general Ismail Momoniat said the commission would look into possible […]

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National government takes over North West administration – report

JOHANNESBURG, May 13 (ANA) – President Cyril Ramaphosa’s government has taken control of the North West, the first time the national government has taken over an entire provincial administration, the Sunday Times reported. At the same time, two-thirds of the province’s municipalities were being taken over by the co-operative governance and traditional affairs department, the […]

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Cabinet task team on North West to hold briefing in next week

PARLIAMENT, May 10 – The inter-ministerial task team (IMTT) appointed by President Cyril Ramaphosa to stabilise the North West province will brief the media on the outcomes of its intervention in the troubled province, Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane said on Thursday. ANC NWest retracts Mahumapelo’s resignation statement   Mokonyane was briefing journalists on the outcomes […]