ITWeb reports that Telkom has defended paying suspended former CFO Jacques Schindehütte almost R18.8 million in the past financial year, saying the payments "were in line with the employment contract he had agreed to with Telkom".
Steelpoort action over mine jobs shows economic logic of violent protests
Friday, 31 July 2015 14:57
Commentator Setumo Stone writes about Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi rushed visit to Steelpoort in Limpopo last week to defuse the violent protests taking place on the R555 highway over jobs for locals at the local mines and the state of the road.
Lack of skills, capacity in municipalities hinders water delivery in SA
Friday, 31 July 2015 13:45
RDM Newswire reports that chief engineer in the Department of Water and Sanitation, Allestair Wensley, said on Wednesday at the Southern African Development Community National Water Week-SA workshop that a lack of skills and capacity among municipalities was at the heart of poor water service delivery.