ANALYSIS: What will happen if Cyril Ramaphosa, like Boris Johnson, is felled by Covid-19?

2020-04-07 14:30

Deputy President David Mabuza will become acting president if President Cyril Ramaphosa falls ill to the coronavirus, like British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has done. His ascension to the top job could change the country's whole political dynamic, writes Pieter du Toit.

Some Eskom staff could be moved to municipalities, Cosatu proposes

2020-02-27 13:23

The utility has 800 managers who earn more than R2 million a year.

'Non-negotiable' for SAA to hand over its financials, says chair of oversight committee

2020-02-19 17:50

While Parliament’s Standing Committee on Public Accounts is "alive to the prevailing realities" at SAA, chairperson Mkhuleko Hlengwa says it is non-negotiable that the airline must hand over its financial statements.

ANALYSIS: Ramaphosa needs to autocorrect and do so quickly

2020-01-17 12:00

President Cyril Ramaphosa should quickly correct his mistakes. And he needs to quicken his consultation processes, which do not necessarily have to yield consensus or please everyone before he takes decisions, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

'The promise you gave to the nation was not met.' Mabuza apologises in resignation letter to Ramaphosa

2020-01-11 10:00

Eskom has confirmed the authenticity of a document purporting to be the resignation letter that outgoing Eskom chair Jabu Mabuza sent to President Cyril Ramaphosa, Deputy President David Mabuza and Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan.

Black partners in SAA business rescue to be announced soon - Mthembu

2019-12-17 13:10

The flag carrier was placed into business rescue in early December.

Lies, omissions and misdirection: Mkhwebane’s 'rogue unit' evidence far from complete

2019-10-20 10:38

In reaching her finding that SARS had established an unlawful intelligence service that conducted illegal spying operations, Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane ignored crucial evidence that presented a far different version of events.

7 key factors in Mkhwebane's ConCourt appeal against Gordhan ruling

2019-08-22 05:00

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane wants the Constitutional Court to overturn the High Court judgment which suspended the implementation of remedial action she recommended against Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan. Fin24 unpacks the key elements of her argument.

EFF to press Gordhan about Mabuza’s dual posts at Eskom

2019-07-30 19:47

The Economic Freedom Fighters have announced in a statement that it would write to the Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan asking that he urgently explain and justify Eskom chair Jabu Mabuza's appointment as interim CEO of the power utility.

Mkhwebane: I'm keeping mum on Gordhan court review bid

2019-07-19 15:33

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has said she is not intending to comment on Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan's 'frivolous' court challenge.

 

ANALYSIS | Bitter harvest: How the Zuma years are catching up with South Africa in the time of Covid-19

2020-04-03 06:00

A decade ago, South Africa deftly negotiated the global financial crisis thanks to good governance and effective decision-making. But the spread of Covid-19 has exposed the country, and sees the convergence of three major crises for President Cyril Ramaphosa, writes Pieter du Toit.

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WATCH | News24 Frontline: Pravin Gordhan on Budget 2020, Eskom, SAA and the future of SA

In this edition of Frontline, News24 editor-in-chief Adriaan Basson dissects #Budget2020 with Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan. Joining them for the panel discussion in Cape Town is Nazmeera Moola, the head of investments at Investec Asset Management, and Cosatu's parliamentary coordinator, Matthew Parks.

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There's no bad blood with Gordhan over CEO hunt, says Transnet

2020-01-22 13:34

The state-owned freight rail company has hit back at reports that conflict with Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan lies at the heart of a delay in appointing a permanent head.

ANALYSIS: Ramaphosa needs to autocorrect and do so quickly

2020-01-17 12:00

President Cyril Ramaphosa should quickly correct his mistakes. And he needs to quicken his consultation processes, which do not necessarily have to yield consensus or please everyone before he takes decisions, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

Parties concede Mabuza’s “failure” following Eskom resignation

2020-01-10 21:30

Mabuza's resignation was announced on Friday evening, after he wrote to President Cyril Ramaphosa and Deputy President David Mabuza acknowledging that Eskom failed to honour its commitment avoid loadshedding until 13 January.

Ministerial task team AWOL at Parly meeting as council debt to Eskom swells

2019-10-22 13:51

"The conduct of the task team tells us to jump off the nearest cliff," fumed Scopa chair Mkhuleko Hlengwa.

ANC rejects 'popularity' survey that slams its leaders, especially Magashule

2019-08-22 08:44

The ANC is not happy with a recent survey that measures the popularity of politicians among South Africans.

Mkhwebane heads to ConCourt over Gordhan, says ruling 'creates unbearable conditions'

2019-08-21 14:51

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has filed an application to the Constitutional Court for leave to appeal a High Court ruling which suspended the implementation of remedial action against Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan.

FIRST TAKE: Selective amnesia and why Derek Hanekom is a target

2019-07-25 12:00

Ace Magashule launched a blistering attack on Derek Hanekom ahead of a meeting of the ANC's NEC. This follows statements by Julius Malema that Hanekom "plotted" with the party to oust former president Jacob Zuma. Why and why now?

Ramaphosa defends Gordhan against Malema's 'extraordinary attack'

2019-07-18 17:48

President Cyril Ramaphosa has responded to the "extraordinary attack" EFF leader Julius Malema launched on Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan.

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