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I believe in Nelson Mandela’s vision – Obama

By: Sane Dhlamini     17th July 2018 “I believe in Nelson Mandela’s vision,” former US President Barack Obama said during the sixteenth annual Nelson Mandela Lecture, on Tuesday. The... 

I believe in Nelson Mandela’s vision – Obama
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Former US President Barack Obama

Madiba belonged to the world – Ramaphosa

By: Sashnee Moodley     17th July 2018 South Africans and people around the world are humbled and privileged to be participating in this celebration of the centenary of Nelson Mandela,... 

Yes, we can! – Graça Machel

Yes, we can! – Graça Machel

By: Sashnee Moodley     17th July 2018 Speaking at the sixteenth annual Nelson Mandela Lecture in Johannesburg on Tuesday, Graça Machel called on South Africans to give all youth a... 

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I believe in Nelson Mandela’s vision – Obama

I believe in Nelson Mandela’s vision – Obama

17th July 2018 “I believe in Nelson Mandela’s vision,” former US President Barack Obama said during the sixteenth annual Nelson Mandela Lecture, on Tuesday. The... 

Madiba belonged to the world – Ramaphosa

17th July 2018 South Africans and people around the world are humbled and privileged to be participating in this celebration of the centenary of Nelson Mandela,... 

Madiba belonged to the world – Ramaphosa

Madiba belonged to the world – Ramaphosa

17th July 2018 South Africans and people around the world are humbled and privileged to be participating in this celebration of the centenary of Nelson Mandela,... 

Yes, we can! – Graça Machel

Yes, we can! – Graça Machel

17th July 2018 Speaking at the sixteenth annual Nelson Mandela Lecture in Johannesburg on Tuesday, Graça Machel called on South Africans to give all youth a... 

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Obama and active citizenship: why his Mandela address matters

Obama and active citizenship: why his Mandela address matters

17th July 2018 Former US President Barack Obama’s Nelson Mandela Annual lecture in honour of the centennial commemoration of Mandela’s birth is slated to be his... 

Blame politicians, not Mandela, for South Africa's unfinished business

Blame politicians, not Mandela, for South Africa's unfinished business

17th July 2018 July 2018 marks Nelson Mandela’s centenary year. Why is he still so revered across the world? The answer simply is that he is widely regarded as... 

 Cost of counter-terrorism for civilians in Lake Chad countries

Cost of counter-terrorism for civilians in Lake Chad countries

17th July 2018 The ongoing terror threat in Nigeria, Chad, Niger and Cameroon has led the governments of the Lake Chad region to enact numerous security... 

Finding ways to keep communities alive after mine closures

Finding ways to keep communities alive after mine closures

16th July 2018 South Africa’s economy was built on the mining industry. But the sector has been in decline for decades. Mining contributed R312-billion, or 6.8%,... 

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 ‘Back Way’ to Europe: How can The Gambia better address migration and its development challenges?

‘Back Way’ to Europe: How can The Gambia better address migration and its development challenges?

16th July 2018 In the four years from 2014 to 2017, some 1.7-million people risked their lives by fleeing across the Mediterranean Sea for Europe, a journey in... 

Investment Research in the Era of Fake News

Investment Research in the Era of Fake News

12th July 2018 Business Leadership South Africa has published a new, ground-breaking report on the growing phenomenon of short-selling activity in South Africa.... 

Migration as an opportunity: evidence of labour migration initiatives

Migration as an opportunity: evidence of labour migration initiatives

12th July 2018 In partnership with the London School of Economics (LSE), we conducted a wide literature review looking for evidence of public- and private-sector... 

Achieving equal access to justice for all by 2030: lessons from global funds

Achieving equal access to justice for all by 2030: lessons from global funds

12th July 2018 Access to justice is associated with economic growth and social development and its provision is a core state function. But billions of people have... 

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Statements

SA: Labour warns public and stakeolder about social media scam on their rights to get benefits from UIF

SA: Labour warns public and stakeolder about social media scam on their rights to get benefits from UIF

17th July 2018 The Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) is cautioning the public and stakeholders about a social media scam which advises people who worked from 1994... 

SA: Committee takes Road Accident Benefit Scheme Bill to the people

SA: Committee takes Road Accident Benefit Scheme Bill to the people

17th July 2018 The Portfolio Committee on Transport has called on local communities to come in numbers and attend public hearings on the Road Accident Benefit... 

SACCI: Trade conditions worsen

SACCI: Trade conditions worsen

17th July 2018 According to SACCI’s June 2018 trade conditions survey, trade conditions deteriorated further. The Trade Activity Index (TAI) that measures present... 

DBE: Minister Angie Motshekga welcomes learners and teachers back for third term

DBE: Minister Angie Motshekga welcomes learners and teachers back for third term

17th July 2018 The Minister of Basic Education, Mrs Angie Motshekga, welcomes learners and teachers back to school for the start of the third term today. We hope... 

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Press Offices

Bad news is good news for vendor vetting

Bad news is good news for vendor vetting

17th July 2018 News travels fast in this digital age and while it may be better for stress management to avoid being bombarded with the influx of negative news,... 

The Basic Conditions Of Employment Bill - What You Need To Know

The Basic Conditions Of Employment Bill - What You Need To Know

16th July 2018 The Basic Conditions of Employment Amendment Bill (BCE Bill) introduces amendments to the Basic Conditions of Employment Act (75 pf 1997 (BCEA)... 

Background screening acts as an investment in the business

Background screening acts as an investment in the business

16th July 2018 There are many investments a business can make to improve its financial health. Some investments deliver tangible results, while others are more... 

Embedding compliance into business processes

Embedding compliance into business processes

13th July 2018 Changing the mindset at C-suite level that compliance is not a “tick-the-box, rule based” process at the end of any transaction or activity is one... 

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