Post Tagged with: "South African President Cyril Ramaphosa"

COVID-19: Government downplays legal challenges to SA lockdown

May 18, 2020 7:31 pm8 comments
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – THE South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is undeterred by court challenges against restrictive measures it has adopted to combat the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Some legal action has bedevilled the government’s intervention since late March when Ramaphosa imposed a three-week lockdown, which was further expanded by […]

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Ramaphosa halts salary increases for government officials

March 2, 2020 6:50 pm3 comments
South African president Cyril Ramaphosa

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – SENIOR public officer bearers in South Africa will not enjoy an increase this year as the government reduces the public service wage bill. In addition, the government will this year publish a new law introducing a remuneration framework for public entities and state-owned companies to prevent excessive […]

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Women at the centre of SA’s African presidency

February 4, 2020 10:52 am16 comments
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH Africa will make the most of its chairmanship of the African Union (AU) to empower women in the continent. President Cyril Ramaphosa disclosed the priority ahead of the AU Summit to be held in the continental bloc’s headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia at the end of the […]

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