Thursday, April 26, 2018

Moyane: Hell no‚ I won’t go – but then he gets pushed

A Revenue Service commissioner Tom Moyane refused to resign when he was asked to do so by President Cyril Ramaphosa. Ramaphosa then announced in a...

R1.8-billion raised on plastic bag levy‚ but half went towards recycling

Only about half the R1.8-billion raised by the plastic supermarket bag levy since it was introduced 14 years ago has been officially allocated to...

SARS boss Moyane refuses to step down despite Ramaphosa request

South African Revenue Service (SARS) commissioner Tom Moyane has refused to resign after he was asked to by President Cyril Ramaphosa. Sources told TimesLIVE's sister...

NPA confident of nailing Zuma

National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) Shaun Abrahams believes that they will succeed in the prosecution of former president Jacob Zuma on 16 charges...

Sisulu reprimands Australia‚ stops short of saying farmers should stay in SA

Lindiwe Sisulu‚ the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation‚ has issued a diplomatic démarche - meaning an objection - to the Australian High Commissioner...

Hlaudi Motsoeneng must pay back R43m

Ooh the DA is on a roll now‚ trying to tally up how much taxpayer cash has been spent on defending people who have...

Land expropriation is not a “smash and grab”: Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the police to clamp down illegal land occupations currently unfolding in Gauteng. In his first oral questions session as...

Gupta brothers‚ Duduzane Zuma and Myeni to be subpoenaed to appear before state capture...

Parliament's public enterprises committee has decided to subpoena former SAA chairwoman Dudu Myeni‚ Duduzane Zuma and the three Gupta brothers‚ Ajay‚ Atul and Rajesh‚ to...

Not just about animals at the Bathurst Agricultural Show

IT’S almost time for the Bathurst Agricultural Show, the Eastern Cape’s oldest and biggest agricultural show which takes place on April 6 to April...

Ramaphosa tells Moody’s that land reform will not negatively affect the economy

PRESIDENT Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday held discussions with Moody’s on the various initiatives underway to accelerate the country’s economic growth and create jobs. At the...

Listeriosis outbreak: This is how much cold meat is now headed for a hazardous...

A whopping 4‚000 tons of polony and viennas is the initial estimate of how much recalled cold meat will be sent to dump sites. This...

Ramaphosa tells Moody’s that land reform will not negatively affect the economy

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday held discussions with Moody’s on the various initiatives underway to accelerate the country’s economic growth and create jobs. At the...

‘NPA is not politically captured’: 4 things we learnt from Shaun Abrahams in Parliament

National Director of Public Prosecutions Shaun Abrahams addressed Parliament’s portfolio committees on justice and police in a combined sitting on Wednesday March 7 2018....

South Africa doesn’t meet world health standards for number of food inspectors

South Africa has just one environmental health practitioner per 30‚000 people‚ three times fewer than the ratio recommended by the World Health Organisation. In the...

‘We want answers‚’ says DA after Gigaba’s Gupta gaffe

The Democratic Alliance is demanding answers following claims by home affairs minister Malusi Gigaba on Tuesday that the Guptas are not South African citizens. TimesLIVE...

Enterprise Foods’ Polokwane workers back at work for cleaning up operations.

The majority union at Enterprise Foods’ Polokwane plant has reached an agreement with management that workers will return to work on Wednesday to assist...

Police manhunt for cash-in-transit robbers (sensitive video)

Police have launched a massive manhunt for a gang of heavily-armed suspects after a cash-in-transit robbery at business premises in Ferndale‚ Randburg‚ on Tuesday...

Four senior ANN7 staffers arrested

Home Affairs’ immigration officials have arrested four senior employees at former Gupta-linked TV channel ANN7‚ Eyewitness News reported. It said it was understood that the...

Standard Bank denies opening accounts for Gupta business rescue practitioner

Standard Bank has denied that it opened accounts for the use of business rescue practitioners running Gupta-owned companies‚ saying its employee did not have...

In his own words: Tiger Brands CEO on the defensive in wake of listeriosis...

Tiger Brands CEO Lawrence MacDougall spent more than an hour on Monday explaining what the company’s subsidiary‚ Enterprise‚ was doing after being embroiled in...

Husband of listeriosis victim: ‘We were plunged into catastrophic grief and bewilderment’

Based on everything we’ve been told about listeriosis‚ Glenda Warmback had very little chance of contracting it. The 61-year-old grandmother was the healthiest she’d been...

SUSPECT ARRESTED WITH R3 100 IN COUNTERFEIT MONEY – DESPATCH

MEDIA STATEMENT FROM THE SOUTH AFRICAN POLICE SERVICE MEDIA CENTRE, EASTERN CAPE UITENHAGE CLUSTER – Monday, 5 March 2018: The South African Police Service in Despatch...

Standard Bank throws lifeline to businesses controlling seven Gupta companies

Standard Bank has agreed to open bank accounts for business practitioners who are controlling seven Gupta companies. Standard Bank was among the top four banks‚...

Pick n Pay and Woolies recall products linked to Listeriosis

Pick n Pay and Woolworths have started recalling all products named as possible culprits in the Listeriosis outbreak “Following the Minister of Health’s announcement earlier...

Bonds weaken as rand recovers slightly from R12/$

Local government bonds were weaker on Monday at midday in subdued trade‚ as the market awaited Friday’s US non-farm payroll data for clues about...

The foods linked to listeria: Enterprise Russians‚ Rainbow Chicken polony and Enterprise polony

The foods linked to the world’s largest outbreak of listeria are Enterprise polony‚ smoked Russians and frankfurters‚ all coming from a single factory in...

Listeriosis – what to do with the Enterprise or Rainbow polony in your fridge

If you have any of the polony or sausage products named by the health ministry as possible culprits in South Africa’s listeriosis outbreak -...

EXCLUSIVE | Gupta mines to start operating tomorrow

Four mines owned by the Gupta family will be back up and running on Saturday after some were shut down by striking workers for...

‘The damage done by Brown will be felt for a long time’

The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) has welcomed the resignation of former public enterprises minister Lynne Brown as a member of parliament. “This resignation has...

Guptas launch urgent court bid to keep Bank of Baroda in SA

Twenty companies belonging to the beleaguered Gupta family have launched an urgent court application in an attempt to prevent the Bank of Baroda from...
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