DA turns to the Human Rights Commission to act on disastrous Sassa saga
DA’s Shadow MEC for Social Development Refiloe N’tsekhe speaks to Phemelo after the party laid a formal complaint at the South African Human Rights Commission against the Social Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu, her department (Sassa) and the Postbank for their part in the ongoing social grants payment failures. Postbank Spokesperson Dr Bongani Diako gives us an update on the “system glitch’’ that left thousands of pensioners unable to access their social grants money for over a week.
19 Sep 5PM
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Phemelo speaks to two of South Africa’s foremost artists, Professor Zakes Mda and Sam Nhlengethwa. Mda’s solo exhibition, Always the Sun is currently on display at an art gallery in Kimberley. Nhlengethwa has recently opened his new statement show at the Goodman Gallery in Johannesburg, Art Meets Fashion.
Mavuso Msimang, deputy president of the African National Congress Veterans’ League (ANCVL), has resigned from the party after more than 60 years. Msimang said in his devastating three-page resignation letter, that 'For several years now, the ANC has been wracked by endemic corruption, with devastating consequences on the governance of…
NUM Rustenburg Regional Chairperson, July Radibe speaks to Phemelo about over 2 hundred mine workers at Bakubung Platinum Mine in Ledig, in the North West that have staged a sit in underground. The workers did not surface after their shift this morning. Workers are disgruntled over unresolved complaints they have…