South Africa cannot afford another Chief Justice mistake …

Jacob Zuma, helped and encouraged by his legal team, has one goal in mind: to ensure that his criminal trial never leaves interlocutory blocks. The new target is Billy Downer SC, who is widely regarded by knowledgeable sources in the legal profession as the top prosecutor in the country. Regardless …

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Legatum Center welcomes the first Foundry Fellows | MIT News

MIT’s Legatum Center for Development & Entrepreneurship recently presented the first cohort of Legatum Foundry Fellows. Hailing from eight countries, these 13 entrepreneurs have developed businesses operating in nine different markets across Africa. Having pioneered innovations in healthcare, fintech, education, and more, Foundry Fellows are dedicated to transforming systems and …

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What is a neobank? Neobanks in 2021

If traditional banks and credit unions seem a bit cumbersome and outdated for your banking needs, consider opening an account with the latest star in the fintech industry: neobanks. These tech-savvy, digital-savvy darlings have a lot to offer… but they’re not banks as you have known them. Let’s take a …

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Public protector messed up R58million tourism deal, Knysna municipality says

CAPE TOWN – The Municipality of Knysna believes that the public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane erred in concluding that his 58 million rand spent on the city’s tourism promotion agency, Knysna Tourism (KT), was irregular and constituted a maladministration. Mkhwebane announced his damning findings against the municipality on Friday, saying the …

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UFS nuclear medicine department treats first patient with advanced prostate cancer

Dr Osayande Evbuomwan is Senior Lecturer and Medical Specialist in Nuclear Medicine in the Department of Nuclear Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Free State University (UFS). UFS and Free State Province are now joining other South African universities, such as University of Pretoria, University of the Witwatersrand and other provinces …

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The government must shed light on the just …

‘Just transition’, a term frequently heard in adaptation to climate change, refers to the need to preserve the livelihoods of workers as countries move towards a climate-resilient and low-carbon economy and society. . In his October 11 bulletin, President Cyril Ramaphosa said that many important sectors of the economy would …

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How China’s slowing economy will affect African countries

On October 18, the value of the South African currency fell 1.1% in response to worse-than-expected third-quarter data which revealed that the Chinese economy slowed to its slowest pace in a year. The South African rand has long served as an early warning system for investors to assess the impact …

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What’s new in City Press: Cyril is the ANC’s last hope | Somizi’s all lovey dove

Somizi’s all lovey dove Struggling media personality Somizi Mhlongo scored a new TV gig on DStv Moja Love. City Press has learned that Mhlongo has started filming a new dating show called Lovey Dovey, which is slated to premiere in February. Cyril is the ANC’s last hope The ANC will …

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Can we make a loan without a credit check?

Can we make a loan without a credit check? As a lender finding service, Pocket Money does not perform a credit check. Nonetheless, when we see you the right lender, they might perform a credit check included in their assessment process. Doesn’t your credit history look great? Don’t stress! We …

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Cricket-Australia defeats South Africa in low-scoring World Cup thriller

Marcus Stoinis and Matthew Wade combined in a crucial 40-point stand to help Australia beat South Africa by five wickets in a low-scoring thriller in their first Super 12 clash at the World Cup Twenty20 Saturday. Stoinis and Wade superbly kept their cool on an unbroken sixth wicket stand to …

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