'Under NHI, the rich will subsidise the poor, the young will subsidise the old'
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi is set to spell out details of the National Health Insurance bill and the Medical Schemes Amendment Bill at a media briefing in Pretoria.
Motsoaledi: NHI the land question for health sector
The Health Minister is expecting a hurricane of protest when he unveils details of the NHI Bill and the Medical Schemes Amendment Bill on Thursday.
Motsoaledi expects ‘hurricane’ of protest over draft health laws
Minister Aaron Motsoaledi is set to unpack details of the National Health Insurance Bill and the Medical Schemes Amendment Bill in Pretoria on Thursday.
Cyber-crime a lesser risks to 2019 elections - IEC
IEC Chair Glen Mashinini says South Africa is at less risk of cyber efforts to influence the outcome of next year’s national and provincial elections because voting is manual.
IEC: No indication of early elections
It will be up to President Cyril Ramaphosa to determine the date for the country’s sixth democratic elections.
MPs to discuss request for inquiry into Mkhwebane's fitness to hold office
The Democratic Alliance (DA) has been calling for Mkhwebane’s removal, citing damning court judgments against her.
Ramaphosa's gift declaration list includes Cuban cigars, herbal cream & vodka
Cyril Ramaphosa’s last declaration as an MP includes directorships & partnerships in 13 companies, including cattle & game farms & several abattoirs. He also lists ownership of more than 30 flats & townhouses.
Committee concerned by MPs' late declarations of interest, will probe cases
All MPs are required each year to declare financial and other interests in order to guard against possible conflicts of interest.
Parly ethics committee to detail action against Manana, Bongo
The committee decided in a closed-doors meeting on Thursday to institute disciplinary action against the two ANC MPs, after facing mounting criticism over its failure to deal with complaints against them.
Mduduzi Manana & Bongani Bongo to face disciplinary proceedings
EWN understands that the Joint Committee on Ethics and Members’ Interests decided to set up two separate panels that will carry out the disciplinary hearings into MPs Mduduzi Manana and Bongani Bongo.
Ramaphosa: Muslim community joined at the hip with fortunes of ANC
President Cyril Ramaphosa was speaking after breaking the Ramadan fast at a special iftar dinner that was hosted by the Muslim Judicial Council in Rylands, Cape Town.
Municipalities banking with VBS high likely to lose funds, says Sarb
Efforts are meanwhile underway to help the thousands of people who invested their life savings in the bank, which was placed under curatorship after hitting a liquidity crisis in March.
Kganyago expected to announce commission of inquiry into VBS
VBS was put under curatorship in March after illegally taking deposits from municipalities and hitting a liquidity crisis.
Sarb expresses confidence in Capitec amid Viceroy allegations
Deputy Governor Kuben Naidoo, who is the registrar of banks, says allegations against the bank raised by US-based researchers, Viceroy, are not accurate.
IEC to discuss 2019 elections timetable with Ramaphosa
IEC Commissioner Bongani Finca made it clear the plans, as they stand, don’t cater for early elections.
PIC amendment bill aimed at promoting transparency, good governance
Parliament’s Standing Committee on Finance has been given the go-ahead to amend the law governing the Public Investment Corporation.
MPs approve proposal to amend PIC Act
The Public Investment Corporation has faced questions over a number of controversial investment decisions.
IEC won’t be drawn on possibility of early elections
South Africans are set to head to the polls in national and provincial elections in 2019.