Daily Archives: July 4, 2017

PRESIDENT APPOINTS NEW CHAIR FOR SOUTH AFRICAN FINANCIAL AND FISCAL COMMISSION

PRETORIA, President Jacob Zuma has appointed Professor Daniel Plaatjies as chairperson and Dr Sibongile Muthwa as deputy chairperson of South Africa’s Financial and Fiscal Commission (FFC), whose role is to make recommendations on the equitable distribution of the nation’s revenues …

PRESIDENT APPOINTS NEW CHAIR FOR SOUTH AFRICAN FINANCIAL AND FISCAL COMMISSION

PRETORIA, President Jacob Zuma has appointed Professor Daniel Plaatjies as chairperson and Dr Sibongile Muthwa as deputy chairperson of South Africa’s Financial and Fiscal Commission (FFC), whose role is to make recommendations on the equitable distribution of the nation’s revenues …

BOARD OF PRASA ACKNOWLEDGES COURT RULING DECLARING ITS LOCOMOTIVES CONTRACT ILLEGAL

JOHANNESBURG, The Board of Directors of the Passenger Rail Agency (Prasa) of South Africa has acknowledged that Monday’s court ruling on its controversial tender for locomotives effectively renders the contract illegal.

The High Court in Johannesburg set aside the contract …

Cape Town warned to reduce water consumption

Pretoria – The City of Cape Town has called on all water users to reduce their consumption immediately in line with the new Level 4b water restrictions that have been implemented.

The call comes as the latest water usage figures …

President Zuma signs an SIU Proclamation to investigate the Department of Rural Development and Land Reforms

President Jacob Zuma has, in terms of the Special Investigating Unit and Special Tribunals Act, 1996, (Act No. 74 of 1996), signed a Proclamation authorising the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) to investigate certain matters relating to the affairs of the …