South Africa is skating on thin ice as rating agencies weigh their options

Rating agencies are shortly expected to announce their decision on whether to retain South Africa’s sovereign credit rating, or to downgrade it. The current rank assigned by Moody’s is two notches above sub-investment grade (with a negative outlook). Fellow agencies Fitch and Standard and Poor’s both rank South Africa just one notch above

Oh‚ what a tangled web Guptas and Eskom weave

Thuli Madonsela’s “State of Capture” report this week paints a picture of the Eskom board entwined in a spider’s web of conflicting relationships with close Gupta family and business associates‚ but Eskom hit back on Friday‚ downplaying her claims. Embedded below is TMG Digital’s map of the relationships that the Public