South African Donates Millions to Alleviate Poverty

Mining magnate and business tycoon, Patrice Motsepe, is said to be donating around 12 million rand to different areas in Cape Town to help alleviate poverty and unemployment.

  • South Africa:  Motsepe Gives R12m to Cape Town Areas

    South African Press Association, 19 June 2013

    Mining magnate and billionaire Patrice Motsepe has donated R12 million to help rid Cape Town of poverty and unemployment, the Cape Argus reported on Wednesday. read more »

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South African Business Tycoon, Patrice Motsepe

  • South Africa:  Motsepe Philanthropy - DA Calls On Treasury to Boost Incentives for Charitable Giving (press release)

    Democratic Alliance, 31 January 2013

    The DA warmly welcomes the move by billionaire Patrice Motsepe to significantly increase the amount he intends donating to good causes. Now National Treasury must make it easier ... read more »

  • South Africa:  ANC Statement On the Motsepe Foundation Announcement (press release)

    African National Congress, 31 January 2013

    The ANC salutes Patrice Motsepe for being the first South African and third person internationally (after Bill Gates and Warren Buffet) to share the proceeds of his hard earned ... read more »

  • South Africa:  SA Billionaire Joins Super-Givers List

    SouthAfrica.info, 31 January 2013

    Mining magnate Patrice Motsepe, the richest black South African, has pledged to give half the income generated by his family assets to charity - becoming the first person outside ... read more »

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