President Cyril’s ‘Investment Lions’ To Target $100bn

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JOHANNESBURG: Ramaphosa announced this at OR Tambo International, Monday, as he was leaving for a Commonwealtth Leaders’ Summit in London. President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed four top financial minds as his personal special investment envoys – to travel […]

DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES: Winnie Mandela And The Arms Deal Revisited

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The death of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the charging of former president Jacob Zuma and French arms company Thomson CSF/Thint/Thales with corruption, and the 25th anniversary of the assassination of Chris Hani have combined to bring South […]

Former Finance Minister Subpoenaed To Testify In SARS Spying Case

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JOHANNESBURG: The matter relates to three Sars officials allegedly spied on the team handling the case against disgraced former national police commissioner Jackie Selebi in 2007. Former Finance Minister Trevor Manuel has confirmed that he’s been […]