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Ghost employees cost N West billions

At least 36 000 ghost employees have been drawing a combined amount of R19 billion in salaries in the North West province.

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Jail qualification fakes: Ramaphosa

People who misrepresent their qualifications to get jobs should be named, shamed and jailed, the deputy president said.

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Phiyega still on the job: minister

National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega has not been suspended by President Zuma, police minister Nathi Nhleko said.

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Things get personal in Limpopo legislature
August 28 2015 at 12:20

The Limpopo legislature degenerated into a house of heckling between the ANC and EFF over the removal of the Speaker.

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R34m to fix non-existent problems
August 30 2015 at 12:55

"No crisis" Western Cape legislature needs R34 million to solve problems like staff shortages and infrastructure

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UCT rejects Tokolos censorship claims
August 30 2015 at 11:33

UCT has rejected a claim by Tokolos Stencils that it would interfere with their freedom of expression via Facebook.

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DA welcomes Gauteng action on issues
August 30 2015 at 11:07

The Democratic Alliance has welcomed action by the Gauteng premier and a MEC on issues raised by the party.

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Generals line up to replace Phiyega
August 30 2015 at 10:36

While some provincial police commissioners have the credentials, their support for Riah Phiyega rules them out.

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Youth wage subsidy goes by wayside
August 30 2015 at 09:25

ANC dumps Youth Wage Subsidy in favour of Employment Tax Incentive Scheme to ramp up job creation for the youth

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Cops in 'super-spy' machine probe
August 30 2015 at 10:36

Hawks' damning investigation into cellphone tapping set to open can of worms as crime intelligence officials implicated

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Draft paper examines causes of crime
August 30 2015 at 10:03

An increase in violent crime could indicate that an over-reliance on law enforcement has reached the limits of its usefulness.

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Workers need more pay: study
August 30 2015 at 09:32

A new study has found that employers do not pay a living wage, keeping the lowest paid workers in SA in poverty.

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SAPS top brass face axe as MPs get tough
August 30 2015 at 09:01

The heads of several police generals could roll after MPs decided to push the minister for change in the service’s leadership.

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DA has 'big five' in its sights
August 29 2015 at 15:44

The Democratic Alliance has ‘the big five’ in its sights for next year's local government elections, DA leader Mmusi Maimane said.

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Zuma Facebook account a fake
August 29 2015 at 11:35

The presidency has reiterated that President Jacob Zuma has no Facebook account.

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Top cops’ defiance puts their jobs in jeopardy
August 29 2015 at 12:29

Parliamentary police oversight committee gunning for leadership change after failure to withdraw Phiyega statement.

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Cyril on Gupta jet ‘all above board’
August 29 2015 at 12:12

Defence and military veterans minister says no need to explain; but opposition slams arrogance.

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MPs lambaste Phiyega spin doctor
August 28 2015 at 18:33

Solomon Makgale was grilled about a media statement issued after MPs scolded SAPS bigwigs for backing Riah Phiyega.

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Tokolos cries foul over Facebook ban
August 28 2015 at 17:28

Art collective Tokolos Stencils cried censorship after Facebook closed its account because it is "not a real person".

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Top job for axed Eskom CEO
August 28 2015 at 15:56

Cabinet has appointed former Eskom boss Tshediso Matona to the National Planning Commission.

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‘State didn’t know it was a Gupta jet’
August 28 2015 at 12:15

The owners of a private plane used by Cyril Ramaphosa to fly to Japan were not disclosed, the defence minister has said.

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MPs taught how to deal with media
August 28 2015 at 14:21

Parliament’s committee chairpersons have undergone media training aimed at improving communication skills.

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MPs may soon know if top cops lied
August 28 2015 at 13:14

MPs adopt the terms of reference for an inquiry into whether national and provincial police management lied to them.

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