Day: January 2, 2020

‘Marry too sick to commit murder’

LAWYERS representing the incarcerated estranged wife of Vice-President Constantino Chiwenga, Marry Mubaiwa, have said she was too ill and her hands were too swollen to attempt to kill the former army general who was admitted at a South African hospital…

Parental leave law welcomed in S. Africa

JOHANNESBURG, South African trade federation, the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU), on Wednesday welcomed the implementation of paid parental leave which comes into effect on January 1. COSATU’s parliament coordinator Matthews Park said …

As we welcome a ‘new decade’

In this reflection I am using the phrase welcoming a ‘new decade’ very cautiously as I am mindful of the controversy over whether January 1 2020 should be regarded as the beginning of a new decade or the end of the last decade. For those who argue tha…