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African leadership can help realise continental potential

President Cyril Ramaphosa says Africa is in need of “strong democracies, accountable institutions, capable leaders, peace and stability” if the continent is to take advantage of the potential of its vast human capital and mineral resources.He was speak…

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SARS appoints High Wealth Individual Segment director

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has announced the appointment of Natasha Singh, a chartered accountant with more than 20 years’ experience, as Director: High Wealth Individual (HWI) Segment.Singh began in her new role on Monday, 18 October 202…

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Electoral Commission gazettes details of voting stations

The Electoral Commission has gazetted and published the full list of addresses of the 23 151 voting stations which is now open for inspection across South Africa ahead of the Local Government Elections.In a statement on Tuesday, the Commission also ann…

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GCIS commemorates the 44th anniversary of Black Wednesday

The Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) is joining South Africa’s media industry in commemorating the 44th anniversary of Black Wednesday, a day set aside to reflect on and discuss media freedom. South African history bears testamen…

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167 928 new COVID-19 vaccines administered

South Africa distributed 167 928 new COVID-19 shots in the past 24 hours, pushing the total to 20 381 262 administered doses to 14 197 617 people.Meanwhile, the Department of Health on Monday reported that 10 891 296 adults are now fully inoculated, wi…

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