Lizelle Maurice to lead BKCOB
The Border-Kei Chamber of Business has appointed Lizelle Maurice as its incoming Executive Director following the retirement of Les Holbrook in December 2020. Maurice will assume the Position of Executive Director on 1 July, taking over from current Acting ED, Drayton Brown whose 6-month period in the position ends... Read more
New Amatola Water board appointed
Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has called on the newly appointed Board of Amatola Water to ensure that Eastern Cape residents receive potable water. The Minister has called on the board to ensure that municipalities it serves have potable bulk water. Sisulu made the call after... Read more
Algoa FM’s Jay appointed to BRC
Algoa FM managing director, Alfie Jay, has been elected to the Board of the Broadcast Research Council of South Africa (BRC). This follows an election process by the BRC’s Radio members, to fill two vacancies on the Board of Directors. Four nominees had been proposed, of which Jay and... Read more
Mickey Mama is DEDEAT’s new head
The Eastern Cape Department of Economic Development, Environmental Affairs and Tourism (DEDEAT) welcomes its new Head of Department (HOD), Mickey Mama. Mama’s appointment has come into effect from 1 December 2019. A seasoned technocrat, Mama brings in a wealth of experience from various spheres of government including local, district... Read more
Cell C appoints interim CEO
Cell C is pleased to announce the appointment of Douglas Craigie Stevenson as interim Group Chief Executive Officer of the company, effective 1 March 2019. Craigie Stevenson replaces Jose Dos Santos, who announced his resignation as Chief Executive Officer in February 2019. Currently, Craigie Stevenson holds the position of... Read more
MBSA appoints a media specialist
Mercedes-Benz South Africa (MBSA) has appointed Thamie Mthembu as the Media Specialist for Daimler Trucks & Buses (DT&B) Southern Africa and Mercedes-Benz Vans Southern Africa, effective 1 October 2018. Thamie, succeeds Sibusiso Mkwanazi, who has assumed his new role as the Marketing and Communications Specialist for Mercedes-Benz Vans. Mthembu... Read more
DHL Express named Top Employer again
DHL Express has been recognised as a Top Employer in Africa for the fifth consecutive year, at the prestigious Top Employer Africa 2019 certification ceremony, held at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg on Thursday, 4 October 2018. Hennie Heymans, CEO, DHL Express Sub-Saharan Africa said that receiving this recognition from... Read more
SANRAL project in Sigidi, Mahaha villages starts
A 24-month community development project has been rolled out in the Sigidi and Mahaha villages in the Eastern Cape, the South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) announced. “The aim of the project is to improve mobility between the two villages, enhance road safety for local traffic and... Read more
SANRAL learnership: ‘I can stand on my own now’
Nontembeko Khenku was struggling to make ends meet as a domestic worker when she came across an advert for a learnership by the South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) in a newspaper. “I’ve learnt how to build access roads, sidewalks and general construction skills. Women must get... Read more
All eyes on the Jobs Summit
In just four days, all eyes will be on government as it launches the Jobs Summit to tackle the surging levels of unemployment in the country. High-impact interventions to drive job creation, job retention and economic growth will be the focus of the much anticipated summit, which will take... Read more

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