Eskom leads purchasing director Solly Tshitangano after hearing

Through IOL reporter 42 min ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – Eskom fired its purchasing manager (CPO), Solly Tshitangano, with immediate effect following a guilty verdict in his disciplinary process. The electricity utility said in a statement on Friday that it had been charged with serious misconduct, breach …

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Here is where the best employees live and work in Joburg, Tshwane and Ekurhuleni

The National Treasury has released a series of new reports for its Cities Support Program (CSP), detailing taxpayer salaries in South Africa’s major metros – including the country’s economic centers in the greater Johannesburg area. The reports are based on spatial data extracted from anonymized administrative tax data, documenting employment …

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5 important things happening in South Africa today

Here is what is happening and affecting South Africa today: Coronavirus: Global Covid-19 infections reached 169.3 million confirmed people, with death toll reaching 3.52 million. In South Africa, there were 4,424 new cases, bringing the reported total to 1,649,977. Deaths reached 56,170 (+93), while recoveries soared to 1,548,092, leaving the …

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Tobacco pays off in Zimbabwe, but growers talk about debt

Zimbabwean farmers are growing tobacco again. But some say it’s the lenders who profit from farmers’ debt. Rosemary Dzodza is a small farmer who recently traveled 200 kilometers to the capital, Harare. She brought her tobacco crop for what she hoped would be a profitable day. But the 60-year-old farmer …

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Caf Super Cup: Mosimane explains why RS Berkane is in a better position than Al Ahly

As they prepare to take on the tournament’s debutants, the South African has claimed his side are feeling the effects of many long-distance trips. Al Ahly head coach Pitso Mosimane claimed RS Berkane was stronger than the Red Devils ahead of the Caf Super Cup clash at Jassim Bin Hamad …

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Tourism recovery is underway in Cape Town, official says

Through Mwangi Githahu 6h ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – The short to medium term response to the recovery in tourism is underway thanks to the efforts of the Provincial Department of Economic Development and Tourism (Dedat) and Wesgro, including destination marketing campaigns, according to the head of …

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Anglo American tests 3D printing in South Africa

The company and its partners on the project, the South African Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and US-based technology company, Ivaldi Group, are first exploring the creation of a ‘chain of ‘digitally distributed supply’. This involves digitizing the designs of parts such as impellers for pumps, shaft liners, …

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YABX among the world’s best startups nominated for the GSMA GLOMO 4YFN Impact Awards

NEW DELHI, May 27, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Yabx, a digital lending fintech company, today announced that it is the only Indian startup to be shortlisted by the GSMA for the 2021 GLOMO 4YFN (4 Years From Now) Impact Awards. The 4YFN Impact Awards are the GLOMOs category aimed …

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The process of public participation in the Cape Town budget proposal under fire

Through Nicola Daniels 17 min ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare The City’s public engagement process regarding the proposed budget for 2021/2022 has been criticized, this time after civic group Stop CoCt said it found inconsistencies with duplicate entries posted and all comments submitted that have not been used. “A total …

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Fashion designer Eli Gold unveils colorful African prints to embrace migration

Rwandan-born fashion designer and visual artist Eli Gold left home at the age of 13 as his country was ravaged by civil war and genocide, a journey that took him through several African states . Gold has lived among others in Tanzania, Burundi and Malawi after leaving Rwanda, before arriving …

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