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    Sarb Governor Keeps Repo Rate Unchabged At 6.5%

    Lesetja Kganyago SARB attarck

    South African Reserve Bank (Sarb) Governor Lesetja Kganyago has announced that the repo rate will remain unchanged at 6.5% per annum. He said this was a unanimous decision by the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC). “At these levels, the committee still assesses that stance of monetary policy to be accommodative.” Kganyago says inflation is still a […]

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    Kim Kardashian West Accused Of Stealing Marketing Company’s Logo

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    Reality TV star Kim Kardashian West is reportedly being sued for allegedly stealing a marketing company’s logo. The 37-year-old reality star – who is married to rapper Kanye West – released her new fragrance earlier this week, but it’s already provoked a storm, with Vibes Media accusing Kardashian-West of stealing their logo. In court documents […]

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    Ramaphosa Defends Arthur Fraser’s Appointment To Correctional Services

    President Cyril Ramaphosa has defended his decision to move former State Security Agency boss Arthur Fraser to Correctional Services. He says it was his only chance to avoid a Constitutional crisis. Ramaphosa gave reasons on Wednesday night in the DA’s case challenging the appointment. The DA is challenging the rationality and constitutionality of Arthur Fraser’s […]

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    ANC KZN Provincial Conference Yet To Kick Off

    The African National Congress (ANC)’s KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) provincial conference has not yet kicked off. This as disgruntled members once again approached the High Court in Pietermaritzburg to stop the elective conference. On Thursday morning, Provincial Task Team coordinator Sihle Zikalala maintained the conference would proceed regardless. However, the court bid has clearly put a spanner […]

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    Suspect Hands Himself Over To Police Over Northern Cape School Shooting

    20 Year Old Ferrari Driver Jailed For Intoxication

    A person is behind bars for the murder of a learner at a Northern Cape school. A grade 10 learner was shot dead on the premises of Makgolokwe Middle School in Kuruman on Wednesday. The gunman handed himself over to police. The Northern Cape Education Department’S Geoffrey van der Merwe says the motive for the […]

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    Tom Moyane Won’t Be Prodecuted For Assault

    Suspended South African Revenue Service (Sars) Commissioner Tom Moyane will not be prosecuted for allegedly assaulting a 17-year-old girl due to a lack of evidence. The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) confirmed its decision to Correspondent. Moyane was accused of assaulting his son’s girlfriend last month. Cynthia Masina opened a case against Moyane in June, accusing […]

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    ANC Gauteng Lashes Out At Dissatisfied Members

    The African National Congress (ANC) in Gauteng has lashed out at some of its members who it accuses of trying to derail its elective conference this weekend, saying the gathering will take place whether they like it or not. On Wednesday, the High Court in Johannesburg ruled against an application to interdict the conference due […]

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    PSA To Proceed With Urgent Court Application Against Susan Shabangu

    The Public Servants Association (PSA) says it has decided to proceed with an urgent contempt of court application against Social Development Minister Susan Shabangu. Negotiations between the social security agency and the PSA resumed this week as directed by the Labour Court. However, talks deadlocked over a policy regarding who determines the remuneration of South […]

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    Sassa & CPS Grants Contract May Be Extended Beyond September

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    A panel overseeing the institutionalisation of social grant payments has again warned a disputed contract with Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) may have to be extended beyond the September court deadline. It says unless the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) and the Post Office come up with better contingency plans to mitigate problems with payments, […]