Thulani Mavuso Appointed Acting Home Affairs DG

Newly appointed acting Director-General of Home Affairs, Thulani Mavuso (left), former Director-General, Mkuseli Apleni (centre), during the media briefing in Pretoria. PICTURE: GCIS

PRETORIA: Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has announced the appointment of Thulani Mavuso as the acting director general of the department. He will start on 1 August. Mavuso replaces Mkuseli Apleni who resigned earlier this month to join the […]

Mkuseli Apleni’s Resignation ‘A Great Loss’

June 27, 2017. Home Affairs Director General Mkuseli Apleni answer questions on the process followed in granting naturalisation to the Gupta family . PICTURE: ESA ALEXANDER/THE TIMES

CAPE TOWN: Parliament’s Home Affairs portfolio committee expressed shock at the sudden resignation of long-serving Director-General Mkuseli Apleni, describing it as a “great loss”. Committee chairperson Patrick Chauke says Apleni led a very capable administration during […]

Entrepreneurship Is On The Agenda Again: More Hype Or Real Action?

PICTURE: Kaiser Permanente

President Cyril Ramaphosa makes noises about backing small business. It’s about time, writes BORIS URBAN President Ramaphosa’s hope-filled SONA speech with reference to entrepreneurship and small businesses is inspiring; particularly as he said, “While change can […]