Articles for Justin Brown

Is Shamila Batohi winning the battle to fix the NPA?

Results so far have been disappointing but there is hope


Analysis | 3 November 2020

Concerns over appointment process for new head of Parliamentary Budget Office

Civil society organisations alarmed at presence of Sfiso Buthelezi on selection panel


News | 13 October 2020

Covid-19 has made inequality worse, researchers find

Job losses may be long-lasting


News | 30 September 2020

Compensation Bill proposes swifter penalties for employers

Special inspectorate to be formed with wide powers


News | 30 September 2020

Unions welcome compensation for domestic workers at last

Workers’ Compensation Act to get first overhaul in 23 years


News | 25 September 2020

Covid-19 hits East Rand hard

Benoni shelter battles increase in poverty


News | 24 July 2020

Covid-19: Children eat wild plants to survive as hunger explodes

New survey shows hunger doubled since lockdown


News | 16 July 2020

Low-income families are spending more on food since March, says report

“We have to accept that we now face a massive hunger crisis”


News | 26 May 2020

Commuters protest to stop bus company from closing

Judge extends liquidation of North West Transport Investments until June


News | 24 January 2020