The Midday Report

National and international news, business and current affairs issues updated at lunchtime.

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‘SA Airlink cut prices below cost to kill Fly Blue Crane, then hiked them again’

‘SA Airlink cut prices below cost to kill Fly Blue Crane, then hiked them again’

Ray White interviews Sipho Ngwema, Head of Communications at the Competition Commission.

EFF say they won't disrupt SONA

EFF say they won't disrupt SONA

EWN reporter Clement Manyathela and political analyst Dumisani Hlophe give their thoughts ahead of SONA 2018

New MDC acting president Nelson Chamisa may face challenges from within party

New MDC acting president Nelson Chamisa may face challenges from within party

Chamisa convened national council meeting to have himself confirmed as acting president before Morgan Tsvangirai's funeral.

Koko resigns from Eskom

Koko resigns from Eskom

Matshela Koko fought tooth and nail to keep his job, despite crushing evidence against him. Ray White interviews EWN’s Gia Nicolaides.

Hawks video shows fugitive Ajay Gupta leaving SA

Hawks video shows fugitive Ajay Gupta leaving SA

The Hawks are in possession of video footage showing Gupta, wanted in connection with Vrede dairy farm scandal, leaving SA.

WC drought threatens livelihoods of seasonal workers - Agri WC

WC drought threatens livelihoods of seasonal workers - Agri WC

Agri Western Cape says more job losses can be expected on livestock farms, where seasonal workers are hardest hit by the drought.

It would be useful to have Trevor Manuel back - Jon Foster-Pedley

It would be useful to have Trevor Manuel back - Jon Foster-Pedley

Who will deliver the 2018 budget speech? John Foster-Pedley shares his views with Ray White

'Tsvangirai was a symbol of hope in Zimbabwe'

'Tsvangirai was a symbol of hope in Zimbabwe'

Correspondents Sally Nyakanyanga and Jean-Jacques Cornish pay tribute to the Zim leader who died after a long battle with cancer.

 Rand firms to its strongest since 2015

Rand firms to its strongest since 2015

Rand has been rising since December last year with signs that Jacob Zuma could be ousted, and now has rallied further.