‘I Don’t Take Mboweni Seriously’ – Mabuza

Deputy President David Mabuza answers questions in Parliament. PICTURE: GCIS

Mabuza also took a swipe at his Cabinet colleague’s tendency to speak his mind on the social media platform Twitter Deputy President David Mabuza says he doesn’t take seriously Finance Minister Tito Mboweni’s comments on the need to […]

ANC Policies [Continies To] Sideline The Poor

ANC Top 6, Deputy Secretary General Jesse Duarte, Secretary general Ace Magashuele, National Chairperson Gwede Mantashe, President Cyril Ramaphosa, Deputy President DD Mabuza and Treasure General Paul Mashitile hold hands after they were announced at the 54th ANC Elective Conference in Nasrec. PICTURE: Masi Losi

Politically, the ANC has completely shifted its guiding compass from being concerned with resolving the national question to being worried about rating agencies, writes PEDRO MZILENI Anyone who is emotionally and intellectually connected to the […]

Treasury Has Just Set A Very Dangerous Precedent

The Finance Minister's Medium Term Budget Policy Statement makes a frank assessment of the trouble the country is in. PICTURE: Mail Images

Finance minister Tito Mboweni has delivered his 2019 budget speech, showing that South Africa has run out of room to manoeuvre – forcing the government to make tough decisions. One of the biggest worries in […]