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Eskom Female CEO appointed

Linda Mateza has been appointed as the new Chief executive and principle officer of Eskom Pension and Provident Fund (EPPF). The board of trustees has expressed complete confidence and faith in her abilities, as she has an array of invaluable experience in the areas...

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KZN Treasury donates 10 computers to school

With the fourth industrial revolution underway, the province of KwaZulu-Natal is aimed towards lending a helping hand to poor communities across KZN through the Operation Sukuma Sakhe (OSS) program. In the programs initiative to assist the community, KZN Treasury has...

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Harmony Gold: Fatality concerns

Harmony Gold Company which operates mines in South Africa and Papua New Guinea has reported eleven employee deaths on duty in the year ended June 2019. A slight decline in the fatalities is observed from the reported 13 fatalities during the year 2018. Fatalities have...

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KZN Manufacturing sector in trouble

Massive job loss has been experienced in the KwaZulu-Natal manufacturing industry mainly due to low demand caused by the slow economy, challenges such as high fuel prices, electricity outages and social unrests. According to Siza Sibanda, KZN Department of Economic...

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South Africa in mourning

Thousands of women gathered out side the Cape Town Parliament building in protest of the escalating levels of gender based violence towards women and children in South Africa. The catalyst for this event was the atrocious rape and murder of 19 year old UCT student...

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CANSA hosts another successful roadshow

The Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA) roadshow 2019 took place on Wednesday July the 31st, at the Metropolitan Methodist Church in Pietermaritzburg. The CANSA Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Ms Elize Joubert, delivered an in-depth presentation which was based...

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DUT student killing: Security guards only fined

The Private Security Industry Regulatory Authority(Psira) confirmed that a fine had been charged on Excellent Security Services, being the Security guards hired by the Durban University of Technology (DUT) during a student protest earlier this year. These Security...

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Ruling party aims to slash unemployment

The ANC in collaboration with the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) is set for a collision, with an object of reducing the unemployment rate from 27,6 percent to 14 percent by the next national elections according to ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule. Post the ANC...

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