The ANC is in the process of appointing a new mayor of Johannesburg to replace Geoff Makhubo, who passed away last month due to complications from Covid-19. He died at the age of 53 years old, Gcina has been acting Mayor since Makhubo died. The three names that have been put forward are member of the mayoral committee (MMC) for finance, Jolidee Matongo, MMC for environment, infrastructure and services, Mpho Moerane, and chair of chairpersons in the City of Joburg, Salphina Mulaudzi.
Newsflash Media 02 August 2021 Former president Jacob Zuma has so far spent 27 days at the Estcourt Correctional Centre, his imprisonment follows his being found in contempt of court by the Constitutional Court for his refusal to appear before the Zondo Commission to give evidence in the state capture commission.
"Embattled Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has told the Special Investigating Unit he never asked Digital Vibes to pay for maintenance to his private home and is now trying to offer up his messenger - who allegedly stole from him - as a sacrificial lamb." Mr Mkhize please just step down sir and go clean your name.
Though our leaders are doing everything possible to avoid this heinous behavior from becoming the norm in our cultures, they have introduced an anti LGBTQ bill to Parliament, which is currently awaiting ratification, to deal with anyone in the country who engages in the activity. As I was thinking about the proposed bill and the kind of penalty it implies for LGBTQ criminals, I reached for my holy Bible to learn more about how Jews who were found guilty of homosexuality were punished according to God's commandments.
Former President Jacob Zuma has spent 27 days at the Estcourt Correctional Centre since the Constitutional Court found him in contempt of court for refusing to appear before the Zondo Commission to testify in the state capture investigation. Following the former statesman's arrest last month, widespread mayhem and unrest ensued, with hundreds of shops looted, as well as warehouses and large retailers such as Makro.
There's this growth insinuation in the country whereby most people are kinda like looking at President Ramaphosa the wrong way simply because he's the only democratically elected President who sat on the chair while he was already wealthy. Well since Mandela, Mbheki and Zuma were never wealthy, most people assume that Ramaphosa won't be effective as President of the country simply because he assumed the President chair as a billionaire.
Source: News 24.com Former President Donald Trump is "moving forward" with a 2024 presidential run in a "real way," according to his former chief of staff, Mark Meadows. In January 2025 Trump will be five months away from the age of 79, and Biden will be 82.
Suspended ANC secretary-general is currently making headlines on the social media streets, this came after he announced that he'll be appealing at the high court for ANC's decision to suspend him pending the verdict of his corruption trial. After the announcement, many people took to social media to condemn Ace over the mockery he's making out of his own party.
Tony Yengeni has posted one of the most thought provoking tweet. Tony Yengeni's tweet largely talks about the middle-class and Monopoly Capital. The word "Monopoly Capital has been used quite extensively in contemporary South African politics. There are many interpretations of what is Monopoly Capital.
People are being impatient they need the unemployment grant(SRD 350)that the President promised them
People are now starting to be inpatient about the money that president said they will get. Mr Ramaphosa told people that they will get their money this month for unemployment. But ever since his speech nothing has happened. even the application are still not opened people are confused, because they know that applications will take time.
Let us realize which ones you think are real. They make us simply snigger, irritated and sad, all at the same time. 20. Don’t Feed Pigeons In San Francisco, there is a regulation which restricts human beings on the road from feeding pigeons.
Populism is not radicalism. You can deal with violence, racial inequalities, systematic economic exclusion without using simplistic statements and rhetoric that will make our people have unhealthy confrontations which could escalate very quickly, and that will increase hate amongst our people in our society. Racially based populism does not address racism or inequalities.
It’s no surprise that criminal hobby might also pay far more than any lawful work. Despite many countries taking vast solutions to eliminate illegal activity, but we stay in an surroundings in which it keeps to develop. Many individuals enter the criminal network as it gives severa benefits.
Source: News 24.com OPINION The weekend after the looting and unrest, I needed to get a few basics for the house. I found myself driving to The Glen Mall, some 35km away. It truly dawned on me how the closure of local malls has taken away the convenience of shopping for many of us, writes Bongekile Macupe for City Press.
Johannesburg - Acting Chief Justice Raymond Zondo needed to consistently remind KZN top cop Colonel Welcome Sithembiso Mhlongo that he was a cop and having sworn to tell the truth as he gave proof identified with claims that he plotted to expel previous National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) supervisor Mxolisi Nxasana in 2013.
The government is entrusted with a task to take care of its citizens. The government amongst many other things should protect and provide for it's citizens, the government as provider of goods and services that individuals cannot provide individually for themselves. Government in this conception is the solution to collective action problems, the medium through which citizens create public goods that benefit everyone.
After his performance at Beacon Theatre Carter was arrested, The new York City Police Department discovered Carter and another man smoking marijuana near a tour bus. After taking Carter into custody, police discovered a 40 caliber pistol near his person. The gun, which was registered to his manager, was in a lag located near the rapper.
Thrilling What Happened Top 6 Officials That Gave A R500m Contract Irresponsibly To Telkom Date: 2021/07/30 Nomathemba Mokgethi the health MEC reported to the media that 6 top officials have been asked to resign for illegally spending R500 million on Telkom with a data storage deal, which they could have done for absolutely free without trying very hard with e-government services.
There is "no question" a homophobic segment by the late Jon Qwelane added up to abhor discourse, the Constitutional Court said on Friday. The most noteworthy court announced the 2008 segment added up to detest discourse following a 13-year fight in court began in the Equality Court by the SA Human Rights Commission (SAHRC).
Johannesburg – Connie Ferguson's significant other, Shona, has died. Shona died at the Milpark private medical clinic in Johannesburg on Friday evening. The news big shot was conceded there last week subsequent to experiencing chest torments. It was subsequently found that he had heart issues and he went through a significant heart activity.