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Jacaranda FM News is based in Gauteng – providing up to date news online and on-air. News bulletins run from 5am to 7pm weekdays, and from 7am to 6pm on weekends and public holidays. Tune into Jacaranda FM, or log on to www.jacarandafm.com, for the news you need to know.. now.
29
MAR
4pm
Die uitvoerende hoof van die Ahmed Kathrada Stigting, Neeshan Balton, het Finansies Minister Pravin Gorhan geprys tydens die begrafnis van Ahmed Kathrada en regsverteenwoordigers vir die Gupta beheerde maatskappy in die saak tussen die maatskappy en Gordhan, meen hulle stem saam met die minister dat hy nie by die saak tussen die maatskappye en vier banke moet intree.
29
MAR
3pm
Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande didn't hold back when he addressed mourners at struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada's funeral in Johannesburg today and lawyers representing the Gupta companies in the matter involving the Finance Minister aggree with Pravin Gordhan that he never had a legal obligation to intervene in the matter between the companies and four major banks.
29
MAR
3pm
It's been three years since his swift exit from the Basic Education Department largely set off by the events surrounding the Limpopo textbook crisis in 2012, so what is former Director General Bobby Soobrayan up to now? This week he is in conversation with Faith Daniels.
29
MAR
1pm
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan received a standing ovation at Ahmed Kathrada's funeral, Oakbay - owned by the wealthy and controversial Gupta family - argues that the entire banking industry needs clarification and final tributes for veteran actor Joe Mafela.
29
MAR
12pm
Hoër Onderwys Minister, die SAKP se Blade Nzimande het nie terug gehou met politieke uitlatings nie tydens die begrafnis vir Ahmed Kathrada, 'n staande applaus vir voormalige president Kgalema Motlanthe en Finansies Minister Pravin Gordhan woon ook dié begrafnis by, te midde van bespiegelings dat sy pos in gedrang is.
29
MAR
9am
Die liggaam van ANC-stryder, Ahmed Kathrada is oppad is na die WesPark begraafplaas waar sy staatsbegrafnis amptelik oor 'n uur begin, President Jacob Zuma gaan nie die begrafnis bywoon nie en vandag se kabinets-vergadering is uitgestel vir die begrafnis.
29
MAR
7am
Pravin Gordhan maintains that he is still the minister of finance, despite reports of his imminent axing. He briefly spoke to a mob of journalists at the High Court in Pretoria yesterday afternoon. The minister is asking the court to make a declaratory order that he can't intervene in the dispute between the four big commercial banks and the Gupta family. Maryke Vermaak has more.