Makhura: Politicians need to be obsessed with ethics, clean governance
Gauteng Premier David Makhura also admitted that cleaning out government won’t happen overnight, saying that the country went through a very difficult period in recent years.
Makhura calls on Ramaphosa to change how public servants are appointed
David Makhura delivered the closing address at the Kgalema Motlanthe Foundation’s three-day Inclusive Growth Conference in the Drakensberg.
Makhura: Ethics & integrity must be 2nd defining agenda of Motlanthe Foundation
The conference comprised of several politicians, members of the business community, civil society, youth and other stakeholders.
‘SOEs responsible for land reform implementation must be revamped’
Vincent Smith says to implement land redistribution successfully, such institutions need to be capacitated.
‘Constitution doesn’t need to be amended to expedite land reform’
Vincent Smith also confirmed that parliament’s constitutional review committee received over 980,000 submissions on land expropriation without compensation.
Mohale: Ramaphosa inherited the worst public administration
Business Leadership South Africa CEO Bonang Mohale says the state capture project has done a lot of damage.
Ramaphosa concerned about ‘collapse of governance’
President Cyril Ramaphosa says when state institutions don’t have the interests of the people at heart, they lose credibility and trust.
Motlanthe: SA must address dilemmas of democracy
Former President Kgalema Motlanthe was speaking at the inaugural Inclusive Growth Conference in the Drakensberg-organised by his foundation.
Ramaphosa: State capture has eroded confidence in state institutions
The president was speaking at the inaugural 'Inclusive Growth Conference' in the Drakensberg organised by former President Kgalema Motlanthe’s foundation.
Will ANC pay over R270k to City of JHB or lose property?
The city confirmed on Thursday that it received a settlement offer from the ANC, promising to make the payment.
ANC & City of Joburg reach deal to avoid losing Luthuli House property
Mayor Herman Mashaba gave the ANC until Friday to pay the metro R300,000 in legal fees. Last week, the city obtained a writ of execution against the party for its failure to settle the amount.
Cutting ties with Gupta-linked firms 'a victory against corruption'
On Wednesday, the GP government announced its decision to terminate its contracts with auditing firm KPMG and consulting firm McKinsey. The SACP welcomes this.
Cosatu urges unions to work together and force govt to deal with mine deaths
Cosatu’s Sizwe Pamla says government needs to be forced to choose between workers and mining companies.
Phalatse’s suspension ‘an attack on Christians, Jewish community’
On Tuesday, Mayor Herman Mashaba suspended Mpho Phalatse, who is the MMC for Health, after she attributed her personal remarks about Israel to the city.
Cosatu: Mining companies killing workers without any care
The federation is calling for answers after the deaths of four miners at Sibanye-Stillwater’s Kloof operation.
Cosatu likens Sibanye mine managers to cash-in-transit heist criminals
The trade union federation wants the government to prosecute management at the mine’s Kloof Ikamva shaft for reckless endangerment of workers.
Mkhize won't extend national drought disaster declaration
The declaration was made in March due to the crippling drought that hit the Western Cape, Eastern Cape and Northern Cape.
SA Friends of Israel 'outraged' after Joburg MMC suspended
Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba suspended Health and Social Development MMC Mpho Phalatse on Tuesday for declaring that the city is a friend of Israel.