Tag: Gordhan

EFF leader Julius Malema speaks out against minister Gordhan

The EFF's Chief in Command, Julius Malema, lead a protest against Pravin Gordhan after he gave testimony at today's State Capture Commission. He claims that the Minister of Public Enterprises is still captured.

South Africa’s Zuma requests permission to appeal Gordhan order: eNCA TV

Lawyers for South African President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday requested legal permission for an appeal against a High Court order to give reasons for his decision to fire finance minister Pravin Gordhan in a cabinet reshuffle, eNCA television said.

“I’m here, I’m still finance minister” – SA FinMin Gordhan

Pravin Gordhan tells CNBC Africa that he is still finance minister outside the North Gauteng High Court in South Africa's capital, Pretoria. "I'm here, I'm still finance minister," said Pravin Gordhan. This comes on...

South Africa’s rand tumbles as political risks weigh

South Africa's rand and government bonds extended losses early on Tuesday after President Jacob Zuma asked Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan to return early from an investor roadshow, triggering speculation of an imminent...

S.African prosecutor to brief media amid speculation on FinMin charges

State prosecutor Shaun Abrahams said on Sunday he had yet to decide whether to proceed with the charges against Gordhan and two co-accused.

South Africa's FinMin declines to comment on ANC backing

Gordhan said he had tried not to let the case distract him while preparing a mid-term budget presented to parliament on Wednesday.

Low economic growth pressures Gordhan’s highly-anticipated MTBPS

Low economic growth pressures Gordhan’s highly anticipated MTBPS

South Africa's Gordhan says recession unlikely this year

Answering questions in parliament in Cape Town, Gordhan also said the government would be working hard to stave off credit rating downgrades