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Ramaphosa’s closing remarks: We have not treated whistleblowers well

ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa testified at the state capture commission over a period of two days. In his closing remarks on 29 April 2021, Ramaphosa thanked everyone who had a role in uncovering serious allegations of corruption in the country and within the governing party. He is expected to return to the commission in May as president of the country.

Enhle Mbali and Black Coffee in court

Musician Nkosinathi ‘Black Coffee’ Maphumulo and actor Enhle Mbali Mlotshwa were at the Randurg Magistrates Court on 12 April 2020 to discuss a restraining order. The two were once a couple and split up in 2019 after a four-year marriage.

‘Unite and renew the ANC’- ANC commemorates Charlotte Maxeke

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa delivered the keynote address at the 150th birthday celebration of political activist Charlotte Maxeke in Gqudesi, Eastern Cape. Ramaphosa said corruption within the ANC must be addressed so that people could regain their confidence in the governing party.

Gauteng government sets aside R450m for bursaries

Gauteng Premier David Makhura delivered the keynote address at an awards ceremony hosted by the Gauteng City Region Academy. The event was to award bursaries to students to attend institutions of higher learning. Makhura was speaking on 6 April 2021.

Gauteng government sets aside R450m for bursaries

Gauteng Premier David Makhura delivered the keynote address at an awards ceremony on 6 April 2021 and hosted by the Gauteng City Region Academy. The event was to award bursaries to students to allow them attend institutions of higher learning.

Artists protest over mismanaged R300m COVID-19 relief funds

A group of artists staged a sit-in at the National Arts Council in Newtown. They said that many of them had not received their money and were left struggling. Minister of Sports, Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa admitted that the budget was mismanaged by the NAC, saying that he has instructed the department to investigate.

Malema: The Zondo commission is assuming a factional agenda

EFF leader Julius Malema has said that the commission of inquiry into alleged state capture is factional. Malema has, however, said that people should not stop participating and cooperating with the commission. Malema was speaking on 30 March 2021 following the party’s national plenum holdover the weekend.