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Zuma: appointment of Molefe to Cabinet is prerogative of President

PARLIAMENT, March 16 (ANA) – President Jacob Zuma responded earlier today in Parliament on the question of the appointment of Brian Molefe, former Eskom chief executive and now MP, to his cabinet. “The appointment of persons to the Executive is the prerogative of the President of the Republic as outlined in the Constitution. The President communicates […]

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Sassa seeks new deal with CPS to pay grants

PARLIAMENT – Negotiations to enter into a new contract with Cash Paymaster Services to distribute welfare grants to more than 17-million South Africans will begin on Wednesday, the SA Social Security Agency said on Tuesday. Sassa’s project manager Zodwa Mvulwani told Parliament’s watchdog public accounts committee the controversial approach to CPS would technically entail a […]