The Democratic Alliance (DA) has called on the Cabinet to declare a state of disaster on Eskom and South Africa’s electricity sector.
Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana has blamed state capture and lack of political will for the slow pace of transformation in South Africa since 2009.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has used his weekly letter to the nation on Monday to outline the government’s plan to end load shedding in South Africa.
Eskom CEO André de Ruyter has dismissed speculation that a total power blackout could engulf South Africa, saying this is an “unrealistic” prospect.
COSATU has urged the government to make the R350 social relief of distress (SRD) grant permanent and to increase it to R624.
The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has announced that it collected a record R1.564 trillion in tax revenue in the 2021/2022 financial year.
Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana has announced emergency measures to shield South Africans from rising petrol prices.
South Africa’s unemployment rate reached 35.3% in the 4th quarter of 2021, Statistics South Africa announced on Tuesday.
The recent auction of high demand spectrum for mobile telecommunications will result in data prices falling in South Africa, President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.
Phase II of education assistant jobs, formally known as the Presidential Youth Employment Initiative (PYEI) in the Basic Education sector, will officially start on 1 April 2022.