Minister told SABC board to appoint Motsoeneng permanently as COO, MPs hear

2016-12-08 13:36

A former SABC board member has told Parliament's ad hoc committee that Communications Minister Faith Muthambi recommended in 2014 that acting COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng's post be made permanent.

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Prison is better than a coffin - ANC

2016-12-08 13:02

The ANC in Mpumalanga says justice has been served after the two men who allegedly forced Victor Mlotshwa into a coffin and threatened to pour petrol over him were denied bail in the Middelburg Magistrate’s Court.


Mugabe 'has nothing to do with cash shortages' – minister

2016-12-08 13:26

A Zimbabwean minister has reportedly defended President Robert Mugabe's State of the Nation Address, which left many "disappointed", as it did not address critical issues affecting the southern African country.

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SA consumers 'holding back' on big purchases

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The consumer confidence index may have improved for the third quarter of the year, but consumers are still holding back on purchasing big ticket items.


Citroen South Africa says 'au revoir' to local market

2016-12-08 12:02

Citroen South Africa will be bowing out of the country as part of a renewed focus on sister brand Peugeot in 2017. Local owners of Citroen cars will continue to be supported.


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