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COVID-19: Most of SA to move to level 3 lockdown by end of May

South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa in an address to the nation on Wednesday evening said the country is preparing for a further easing and gradual reopening of the economy.

Ramaphosa should turn his focus to bloated civil service, says economist Dawie Roodt

Dawie Roodt, Chief Economist at the Efficient Group says president Ramaphosa did not go far enough in trimming his cabinet and that he should look at the reducing SA’s bloated civil service.

Markets react to Ramaphosa’s cabinet announcement

Intellidex Head of Capital Markets Research, Peter Attard Montalto shares his views on president Ramaphosa’s cabinet announcement.

BASA’s Cas Coovadia gives a thumbs up to Ramaphosa’s cabinet announcement

Managing director for the Banking Association of South Africa (BASA) Cas Coovadia give his views on president Ramaphosa’s cabinet announcement.

South Africa’s fiscal policy framework on track: cabinet

South Africa's government is maintaining its fiscal policy framework and is taking "systematic interventions" to address the country's economic challenges in the wake of damaging ratings downgrades, the cabinet said on Thursday. "Government...

South Africa’s Dondo Mogajane confirmed as treasury’s director general

South Africa's cabinet has confirmed Dondo Mogajane as permanent director general at national treasury.

Mali President Keita names loyalist cabinet ahead of 2018 elections

Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita announced a new government on Tuesday stocked with loyalists seen as helping him prepare for a re-election bid next year. The government, announced in a presidential decree, includes...

Tanzanian leader sacks information minister

Tanzania's President John Magufuli sacked the country's information minister on Thursday, the first cabinet change since taking office in late 2015. Magufuli, nicknamed "the Bulldozer" for his strict leadership style, launched a reform...