GOUVERNANCE | GOVERNANCE

05-Apr-2022 to 11:58

S/Africa: Ramaphosa appoints acting Public Service Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed Thulas Nxesi as acting Public Service and Administration, the Presidency announced on Tuesday.

Read more

01-Apr-2022 to 14:28

S/Africa: Ex-minister sentenced to four years for perjury

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Former Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini was on Friday sentenced to four years imprisonment for perjury, with half of her jail time suspended for five years.

Read more

23-Mar-2022 to 11:49

Over 3,000 ghost workers found on S/Africa’s railway firm’s payroll

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Over 3,000 ghost workers have been discovered on the payroll of the state-owned Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA), Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has revealed.

Read more

17-Mar-2022 to 08:07

Ramaphosa formally recognises new Zulu king

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has formally recognised Prince Misuzulu as the new Zulu king, weeks after a court cleared the delayed coronation of the prince.

Read more

16-Mar-2022 to 09:56

Ethiopian prosecutor office to investigate 23 alleged corrupt officials

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Office of Prosecutor General set to carry out an investigation against 23 government officials who are allegedly involved in corruption of public resources.

Read more

11-Mar-2022 to 12:30

Ramaphosa appoints Zondo as S/Africa’s new chief justice

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed the Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo as South Africa’s next chief justice with effect from April 1.

Read more

03-Mar-2022 to 11:49

‘Let’s improve service to the people’, Ramaphosa tells local gov’t leaders

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged local authorities to improve service delivery in their municipalities to attract investors and create conditions that make residents feel they are not being short-changed.

Read more