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Court papers show Transnet executives 'colluded fraudulently'

By: News24Wire      Updated 1 hour 23 minutes ago Court papers filed by Transnet to recover R189-million in inflated payments from Gupta-linked Regiments Capital have revealed collusion by senior... 

 Court papers show Transnet executives 'colluded fraudulently'
Zim's post election violence inquiry resumes in Harare

Zim's post election violence inquiry resumes in Harare

By: African News Agency      Updated 1 hour 34 minutes ago The Commission of Inquiry into the August 1, post-election violence -- chaired by former South African president Kgalema Motlanthe -- resumed in... 

City of Cape Town to harness stormwater to boost water resources

City of Cape Town to harness stormwater to boost water resources

By: News24Wire      Updated 1 hour 37 minutes ago Stormwater is set to become a new water resource, the City of Cape Town has said. Instead of rushing down gutters and into the sea, stormwater will... 

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Why removal of South Africa's tax boss is key to Ramaphosa's chances of success

Why removal of South Africa's tax boss is key to Ramaphosa's chances of success

Updated 4 minutes ago South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has changed the country’s political landscape significantly since he came to power in February 2018. This... 

Has Buhari’s government plunged Nigeria into $80 billion in debt?

Updated 10 minutes ago Nigeria’s 2019 elections are just months away, and Peter Obi, the recently announced Peoples Democratic Party candidate for vice president, has... 

South Africa is set on fixing its economy. But will poor people benefit?

South Africa is set on fixing its economy. But will poor people benefit?

12th November 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa has been working hard to improve South Africa’s economic situation. In October he hosted a jobs summit that’s expected to... 

South Africa's commissions of inquiry: what good can they do?

South Africa's commissions of inquiry: what good can they do?

9th November 2018 South Africans might be forgiven for expecting two key commissions of inquiry currently underway to change the country. Some of these expectations,... 

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 Regional Risks for Doing Business

Regional Risks for Doing Business

Updated 55 minutes ago The World Economic Forum has been publishing The Global Risks Report since 2006, highlighting each year the vulnerability of our increasingly... 

Dying for a cookie: How Mondelēz is feeding the climate and extinction crisis

Dying for a cookie: How Mondelēz is feeding the climate and extinction crisis

Updated 57 minutes ago In 2010, Mondelēz and other members of the Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) recognised the global climate impact of deforestation and agreed to work... 

The Endangered Wildlife Trust 2017/18 integrated report

The Endangered Wildlife Trust 2017/18 integrated report

Updated 1 hour 13 minutes ago The Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT) has released its 2017/2018 integrated report, which for the first time is supplemented by additional digital... 

 Data Policy in the Fourth Industrial Revolution: Insights on personal data

Data Policy in the Fourth Industrial Revolution: Insights on personal data

12th November 2018 Development of comprehensive data policy necessarily involves trade-offs. Cross-border data flows are crucial to the digital economy. The use of... 

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CP Swaziland: Mswati’s police detain student leaders and activists

CP Swaziland: Mswati’s police detain student leaders and activists

Updated 1 hour 3 minutes ago The Communist Party of Swaziland (CPS) has received information that the royal Swaziland police today (12 November 2018) arbitrarily detained the... 

Environmental Affairs Committee Calls For A Policy And Legislative Review On Captive Lion Breeding For Hunting And Lion Bone Trade

Environmental Affairs Committee Calls For A Policy And Legislative Review On Captive Lion Breeding For Hunting And Lion Bone Trade

Updated 1 hour 4 minutes ago The Portfolio Committee on Environmental Affairs adopted the Report of a two-day colloquium it held on Captive Breeding of Lions for Hunting and... 

SIU: SIU Tackles Corruption

SIU: SIU Tackles Corruption

12th November 2018 'If we are to turn the wheels of corruption in government; state owned entities and by extension; corporate sector to a bind; the SIU and other... 

SAFTU: SAFTU demands action against private as well as public sector corruption

SAFTU: SAFTU demands action against private as well as public sector corruption

12th November 2018 The South African Federation of Trade Unions has noted the R15 million fine the Reserve Bank imposed on the South African branch of the Hong Kong... 

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Press Offices

Disability Grants Are Not Enough – The Law Requires Something More

Disability Grants Are Not Enough – The Law Requires Something More

8th November 2018 Have you ever seen signs in a parking bay written “Disabled People Only”? Have you heard a person say “I’m not disabled, but I am a person with a... 

Joint Ventures and their use!

Joint Ventures and their use!

8th November 2018 Joint Ventures, more commonly known as “JV’s”, are not regulated by legislation.  To give a broad definition of a JV, it is an... 

Is there a duty on employees to

Is there a duty on employees to "snitch" on their fellow colleagues if they become aware they are committing workplace misconduct or crime?

7th November 2018 The subject heading above is all but related to a difficult concept of "derivative misconduct", which lies in an employee’s failure to offer... 

Bowmans enhances its African banking and finance service offering

Bowmans enhances its African banking and finance service offering

By: Creamer Media Reporter      7th November 2018 Leading African law firm Bowmans has made two key banking and finance appointments to enhance its ability to serve clients operating in Africa’s... 

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