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 Douglas Craigie Stevenson as Interim Chief Executive Officer
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
Mercedes-Benz South Africa (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 awarded most Top Employer certifications on the continent
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, 4th October 2018. Hennie Heymans, CEO, DHL Express Sub-Saharan Africa said that receiving this recognition... Read more
SANRAL community development project in Sigidi and 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
Low overturn rate does not necessarily mean insurer excellence
The Ombudsman for Short-Term Insurance (OSTI) has today released its Annual Report on Operations for 2017. Key highlights for the year are that 9 962 complaints were resolved in an average turn-around time of 131 days with an amount of R87 101 354 recovered for consumers. The 2017 statistics demonstrate considerable progress when compared... Read more
Amatola Water gets new CEO
Vuyo Zitumane has been appointed as Amatola Water’s chief executive officer. The appointment was announced earlier today by the national cabinet following a recommendation by the Amatola Water Board. Zitumane comes with a formidable track-record, having served in numerous senior positions in the public sector, notably as the executive... Read more
Chris Bertish claims another South African first
Chris Bertish, the International Speaker, Big Wave Surf Champion and best-selling Author, who recently completed the impossible, by paddling solo and unsupported, on a modified Stand Up Paddle Board across the Atlantic Ocean, covering a staggering 7500km over 120 days, has claimed another South African first by being the... Read more

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