Articles by Justin Brown

Is Shamila Batohi winning the battle to fix the NPA?

Results so far have been disappointing but there is hope


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


13 October 2020

Covid-19 has made inequality worse, researchers find

Job losses may be long-lasting


30 September 2020

Compensation Bill proposes swifter penalties for employers

Special inspectorate to be formed with wide powers


30 September 2020

Unions welcome compensation for domestic workers at last

Workers’ Compensation Act to get first overhaul in 23 years


25 September 2020

Covid-19 hits East Rand hard

Benoni shelter battles increase in poverty


24 July 2020

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

New survey shows hunger doubled since lockdown


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”


26 May 2020

Commuters protest to stop bus company from closing

Judge extends liquidation of North West Transport Investments until June


24 January 2020