Labour Laws – South Africa

In November 2017,  the National Assembly in South Africa passed several pieces of labour legislation that have important implications for employers and employees in South Africa. The National Minimum Wage Bill, the Basic Conditions of Employment Amendment Bill, and the Labour Relations Amendment Bill were passed by the National Assembly. *** 27 November 2018 The… Continue reading Labour Laws – South Africa

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RDP – Housing Finance in South Africa

  South Africa’s residential property market forms the largest component of the South African property market, comprising most of the property assets within the country. By the end of 2017, the South African deeds registry had 7.2 million properties, worth R6.8 trillion (US$472 billion). Of this, about R5.1 trillion (US$354 billion) is in the residential… Continue reading RDP – Housing Finance in South Africa

SA Parliament – land without compensation – traditional leaders

A Hansard of December 2018 stated there are more than 8840 traditional leaders (different black and coloureds)   in the whole of South Africa.   They all receive salaries.     It is even legally in their constitution (anc manifesto).   And most of us thought that segregation is over for those different ethnic groups.    Did mandela… Continue reading SA Parliament – land without compensation – traditional leaders

Blood and alcohol toxicology tests – Parliament SA

  3 January 2019 - James, Ms LV to ask the Minister of Health -  January 2019 -  Question NW3602 to the Minister of Health. Question : How does his department intend to improve the turnaround time for blood and alcohol toxicology tests which remain a concern? Reply: 1. Blood Alcohol We have made a huge progress in… Continue reading Blood and alcohol toxicology tests – Parliament SA

Committees – SA Parliament 2019

  For certain Zuma - Gupta -  people nominated.  The question is how the ANC agreed to the nominations of these controversial elements, knowing they are implicated in wrongdoing, an analyst said.   The ANC’s fielding of dubious figures to head crucial oversight committees will be understood as talking right and acting wrong, with analysts and… Continue reading Committees – SA Parliament 2019

Ramaphosa: SONA – Expropriation

21 June 2019 -   Not much was said at the Sona speech of Ramaphosa in parliament - a waste of money, time and energy.   No plans of actions were given about the corruption and crime in the country, that were created by the ANC rulers and revolution since 1994.    That included the ARMS deals,… Continue reading Ramaphosa: SONA – Expropriation

Proposed Traditional Khoisan Leadership Bill (TKLB)

  The Khoisan leaders have rejected the proposed Traditional and Khoisan Leadership Bill (TKLB) once more.   This follows a protest by the Alliance for Rural Democracy (ARD) a few weeks ago.   The protesters called on President Cyril Ramaphosa not to sign the Traditional and Khoisan Leadership and Traditional Courts bills calling them “Bantustan bills”.     We all… Continue reading Proposed Traditional Khoisan Leadership Bill (TKLB)