Mandela v Gomba funeral fraud case, 13 others postponed to January 2022

Along with 13 other people, MEC Sindiswa Gomba of Eastern Cape Health is charged with fraud, money laundering, contravention of municipal financial administration law and corruption. FILE: Former Eastern Cape Health MEC Sidiswa Gomba. Photo: @ healthecmec / Twitter CAPE TOWN – Axed Eastern Cape Health MEC Sindiswa Gomba has …

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THE advance vaccination bill; South Africa records 1 …

(Photo: Gallo Images / ER Lombard) South Africa recorded 1,149 new cases of Covid-19, bringing the cumulative total to 2,908,768. 59 other deaths related to Covid-19 were reported, bringing the official death toll to 87,981. In total, 18,510,943 people were vaccinated. Los Angeles City Council sent Mayor Eric Garcetti a …

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Western Cape Export Clock 136 billion rand

DESPITE an exhausting global pandemic, more than 136 billion rand of goods were exported from the Western Cape last year. According to Wesgro’s Western Cape Trade Publication 2021, this represents a 7.4% growth in the value of the province’s exports. The report details highlights and trends in fiscal year 2020/2021 …

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Tired of your neighbor’s loud music? Cops can impound the sound system

Joburgers who tend to prefer their music very loud should be careful now. Violators will be fined, and if they do not comply, the city of Johannesburg has said police will impound the music system, the news reported on Tuesday (October 5th). So imagine the scene. You’re trying to enjoy …

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Fuel crisis looming in South Africa, economist warns

Rising oil prices in South Africa and an international energy crisis are expected to put additional pressure on South African consumers in the coming months, warns Dawie Roodt, chief economist at Efficient Group. High fuel prices in the country are one of the biggest reasons for the price hike, with …

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Fit Salah Fits World Cup

JOHANNESBURG – AFP The record seven-time African champion faces surprise Group F leaders Libya at home and away and need at least four points to grab first place before the final two rounds in November . Only the 10 group winners advance to the final qualifying round and Egypt and …

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Guy on Rocks: Do you know what’s good for gold? A debauched American dollar

Guy on Rocks is a Stockhead series that reviews important resource market events weekly. Former geologist and seasoned stockbroker Guy Le Page, director and senior executive at Perth-based financial services provider RM Corporate Finance, shares his strong views on the market and “stocks to watch”. Market discounts Figure 1: US …

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Nine Nigerians and two South Africans win 2021 Facebook accelerator program in Africa

Facebook announced on Tuesday the winners of the 2021 Facebook Community Accelerator Program, spotlighting 13 Facebook community leaders from Nigeria, South Africa and Kenya who will receive training, mentorship and up to US $ 50,000 from funds to invest in an initiative that extends their community positive impact. The 13 …

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