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Jacques Pauw @ Kelvin Grove [ LUNCH ] Jacques Pauw @ Kelvin Grove [ LUNCH ]
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
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The President’s Keepers exposes how millions of rands in state funds flowed into the bank accounts of bogus spies... This is just one of many astounding revelations about President Jacob Zuma, his government and South Africa’s rotten law-enforcement agencies. Veteran investigative journalist Jacques Pauw exposed the criminality of the apartheid security apparatus previously in his Vrye Weekblad days.
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Ronnie Kasrils @ Kelvin Grove [ LUNCH ] Ronnie Kasrils @ Kelvin Grove [ LUNCH ]
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Ronnie Kasrils spent a lot of time with President Jacob Zuma - before they both became full-time politicians. He has produced his insights in A Simple Man. They tell the story of Jacob Zuma from their shared time in the underground to the time when Kasrils served as Minister of Intelligence.
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Dr Zweli Mkhize @ 6 Spin Street Restaurant [ LUNCH ] Dr Zweli Mkhize @ 6 Spin Street Restaurant [ LUNCH ]
Wednesday, November 08, 2017
Dr Zweli Mkhize is currently treasurer general of the African National Congress. He is a candidate for national president of the ruling party. He will talk about his vision for the ANC and for South Africa and, of course, take questions.
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Anthony Turton @ Radisson Blu - Cape Town Press Club in association with The Cape Messenger Anthony Turton @ Radisson Blu - Cape Town Press Club in association with The Cape Messenger
Thursday, November 02, 2017
Anthony Turton, an outspoken water activist, says government doesn’t seem to care about the pending Western Cape water crisis. He is particularly concerned about the misuse of aquifers – the Table Mountain one in particular. The politicians are clutching at straws by the allure of the Cinderella resource which is an aquifer. The Ghyben-Herzberg principle tells us that when you abstract fresh water from a coastal aquifer then salt water intrusion is inevitable. Turton is attending a Water Leapathon Advisory Board meeting earlier on Thursday, but on Thursday evening - in association with the Cape Town Press Club – he will provide some answers to the water problem.
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Sygnia’s Magda Wierzycka @ 6 Spin Street Restaurant [ LUNCH ] Sygnia’s Magda Wierzycka @ 6 Spin Street Restaurant [ LUNCH ]
Friday, October 27, 2017
Magda Wierzycka is known in the asset management industry as a key disruptor. That is a high honour if you are a money person. Wierzycka, chief executive of Sygnia which is headquartered in Cape Town, has been outspoken about companies which have been captured, including audit firms and consultancy companies. Speaking just after the medium term budget policy statement, Wierzycka will provide press club members with a message of hope - and how we can all fight - and escape from - State Capture.
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