Daily Archives: November 16, 2017

Inquiry into state capture critical, says Deputy President

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says it is critical that a judicial commission of enquiry into state capture be established without any delay.

During an oral questions session in the National Assembly on Thursday, the Deputy President said there is ample …

Experts Question Role of Data Mining Firms in Kenya’s Annulled Election

WASHINGTON Kenya’s annulled 2017 presidential election was among Africa’s most expensive. President Uhuru Kenyatta and main challenger Raila Odinga spent tens of millions of dollars on their campaigns, including sizeable investments in global PR firms that mined data and crafted …

Thank you for paying your taxes

Cabinet has expressed gratitude to taxpayers who have already submitted their tax returns ahead of the deadline later this month.

Tax season, which is administered by the South African Revenue Service (SARS), opened on 1 July.

Cabinet extends its gratitude …

President Jacob Zuma answers Questions for Oral Reply in the National Council of Provinces, 16 Nov

President Jacob Zuma will this afternoon, 16 November 2017, answer questions for oral reply in the National Council of Provinces (NCOP), in Parliament, Cape Town.

The President will provide replies to a range of questions including on the recent BRICS …

Minister Edna Molewa publishes Draft Biodiversity Management Plan for the Bontebok for public comment

The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa, has published the draft Biodiversity Management Plan (BMP) for the Bontebok (damaliscus pygargus pygargus) in Government Gazette No. 41249 on 14 November 2017 for public comment.

The Draft BMP for bontebok has …