High level team to resolve WSU impasse

Higher Education and Training Minister Naledi Pandor has assigned a team of senior officials to Walter Sisulu University (WSU) to find a lasting solution to the ongoing protests taking place on the university’s campuses. Minister Pandor said she has noted with concern reports on the closure of WSU campuses due to student protests. Challenges that […]

Know your consumer rights

With less than 24 hours left to mark World Consumer Rights Day, the National Credit Regulator (NCR) has dispensed sage advice for consumers. Commemorated annually on 15 March, this year’s World Consumer Rights Day (WCRD) will be commemorated under the theme ‘Making digital marketplaces fairer’. “In line with the 2018 international theme, consumers should not […]

ANC names Premiers

The African National Congress (ANC) has announced the Premiers-elect for the Mpumalanga and the Free State province. The Premiers-elect are Refilwe Mtshweni for Mpumalanga and Sisi Ntombela for the Free State, respectively. “The National Working Committee (NWC) believes that the two women nominated as Premiers-elect will take forward the agenda of radical socio-economic transformation. “The […]

Makwakwa resigns with immediate effect

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) on Wednesday announced the immediate resignation of its Chief Officer Jonas Makwakwa. At a media briefing at the SARS offices in Tshwane, SARS Commissioner Tom Moyane announced Makwakwa’s resignation. “I wish to announce that Mr Jonas Mashudu Makwakwa has resigned this morning from his employment with the SARS as […]