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Report Reveals How Best To Tackle Africa’s Housing Crisis

Housing in Africa is already sparse. Therefore, the World Bank’s prediction that the urban African population will double over the next 25 years is a worrying statistic. At present, 56% of the continent’s urban population currently live in informal settlements. This has led to researchers from the World Resources Institute (WRI) to call for more affordable housing to help those who have lost their homes due to natural disasters, as well as to benefit low income famil... Read more »
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By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

Democratic Alliance Welcomes Suspension of SARS Commissioner Tom Moyane

The president of the Republic of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, has, on Monday, suspended the Commissioner of the South African Revenue Services (SARS), Mr. Tom Moyane. According to a statement that was release... Read more »
By Nelly Mkhize On Friday, March 9th, 2018

What benefits can African businesses derive from social media?

When you think of social media you probably think of personal profiles, but social media is also useful for promoting a business brand. It can help your enterprise to grow and there are several other plus point... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Rand Strengthens Following Zuma’s Resignation

The South African rand has strengthened significantly following president Jacob Zuma’s resignation as head of state, reaching a three-year high of R11.64 against the US dollar. Zuma resigned on Wednesday ... Read more »
By Mvusi Ngubane On Thursday, January 25th, 2018

Transferring Money to South Africa in 2018: a brief overview

You might have completed work for someone outside of South Africa, or thinking of selling a product or service to overseas customers. Perhaps you simply aren’t sure about how to retrieve international payment... Read more »
By Phillip Taylor On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

How to be a politician in the United States?

It is not an easy thing to be a politician in the United States of America. Here’s everything that you need to know about it before you enter into the field. The life of a politician in the United States Ther... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

CEO Admits Prasa Has no Mechanisms to Deal with Graft

In a briefing that was held on Wednesday in Johannesburg to members of Parliament’s Standing Committee on Public Accounts, it was revealed that PRASA lacked mechanisms to deal with and curb instances of irreg... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, November 17th, 2016

Prasa Leading the Way in Losing Public Funds: AG Makwetu

The Auditor General has revealed that just over R4billion was wasted in the financial year 2015/2016. Auditor Genaral Kimi Makwetu was speaking at a media briefing in Cape Town on Wednesday as he released a rep... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, November 13th, 2016

Mixed Reactions as Molefe Throws in the towel.

The spokesperson for the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), Livhuwani Mammburu says, “We have noted with serious concern the untimely resignation of Eskom CEO Brian Molefe. There’s no doubt that Eskom was... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Sunday, August 14th, 2016

Is MTN Stealing Airtime from its Subscribers?

Recently, MTN’s Facebook page has been flooded with posts from unhappy subscribers, most of whom complain about mysteriously disappearing airtime and data. In most cases, when MTN responds, it advises its... Read more »