South Africa's ruling African National Congress will meet on Dec. 16 to elect a new party president. It will do so in the throes of a debilitating crisis.
David Maynier MP, DA Shadow Minister of Finance, correspondence with Yunus Carrim, Chairperson of the Standing Committee on Finance, is enclosed [here] The scandal surrounding “accounting irregularities” at Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. may be one of the biggest corporate scandals in the history of South Africa.
Preparations got underway on Monday at Nasrec Expo Centre in Johannesburg for the 54th national conference of the ruling African National Congress where candidates will battle it out for the leadership of the continent's oldest liberation movement. The much-anticipated conference will see seven candidates battle it out for the ANC's top job as President Jacob Zuma's second term comes to an end.
First, Shubhankar Sharma, 21, had to sleep on a 54-hole lead. Then, before making the turn on Sunday, he had to wait out a weather delay with a three-shot lead.
Mncedisi Dlisani worked at Western Areas drilling holes for dynamite. This exposed him to a large amount of dust.
The SA Institute of Race Relations has welcomed the launch of the country's newest stock exchange, Equity Express Securities Exchange , saying competition was good for a sector infamous for its slow transformation pace. EESE launched its operations on Friday with the listing of Ukhamba Holdings Proprietary Limited, boasting a market capitalisation of R340 million.
Johannesburg – There's a higher duty of care for babies and children. Which is why it's incumbent upon suppliers of baby hardware, such as child seats and travel systems, to insist not only that their products undergo rigorous testing before they hit the market, but that they are also able to provide products that offer the very latest safety features.
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