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State Attorney ordered to take action to recover legal fees owed by Zuma 

By: African News Agency      13th December 2018 The North Gauteng High Court has ordered the State Attorney to take all necessary steps, including the institution of civil proceedings to recover... 

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Electoral commission warns BLF – refrain from hate speech or risk being deregistered

Electoral commission warns BLF – refrain from hate speech or risk being deregistered 

By: News24Wire      13th December 2018 Black First Land First (BLF) has been warned – refrain from hate speech or risk being deregistered from the upcoming elections. The Citizen has... 

Eskom signs R1.5bn loan with French development agency

Eskom signs R1.5bn loan with French development agency 

By: African News Agency      13th December 2018 Eskom said on Thursday it had signed a loan agreement with the Agence Française de Développement (AFD) for R1.5-billion to extend its transmission... 

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A reflection on 2018

A reflection on 2018

Updated 6 hours ago Almost a year ago, Cyril Ramaphosa was elected president of the African National Congress (ANC) at the Nasrec national conference of the ruling... 

Wood for the trees

Wood for the trees

Updated 6 hours ago With so many urgent problems to deal with at Eskom, it has become difficult to see wood for the trees. As is to be expected in a crisis, the focus... 

South Africa's electoral body has its work cut out to ensure legitimate 2019 poll

South Africa's electoral body has its work cut out to ensure legitimate 2019 poll

13th December 2018 South Africa is among relatively few African countries that hold regular democratic elections with high levels of integrity, enabling citizens to... 

 Police murder-suicide reveals South Africa’s dark underbelly

Police murder-suicide reveals South Africa’s dark underbelly

13th December 2018 On 26 November a South African police officer shot and killed his wife and her brother in a Durban divorce court before turning the gun on himself.... 

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A compendium of essays on Land Reform in South Africa

A compendium of essays on Land Reform in South Africa

12th December 2018 Land reform is necessary in South Africa, but that is about the only issue regarding land reform on which there is consensus. When we start... 

SAHRC's 2016/2017 Trends Analysis Report

SAHRC's 2016/2017 Trends Analysis Report

12th December 2018 The South African Human Rights Commission (Commission or SAHRC), marked the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR),... 

Holding your Government Accountable for Climate Change: A People’s Guide

Holding your Government Accountable for Climate Change: A People’s Guide

11th December 2018 Scientists agree that the Earth’s temperature is rising and human activity plays a central role. All around the world there are increasing... 

 Our Shared Digital Future Building an Inclusive, Trustworthy and Sustainable Digital Society

Our Shared Digital Future Building an Inclusive, Trustworthy and Sustainable Digital Society

11th December 2018 Our Shared Digital Futures is a publication shaped by leaders from business, government, academia and civil society who collectively acknowledge... 

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DPS: Minister Ayanda Dlodlo’s festive season message

DPS: Minister Ayanda Dlodlo’s festive season message

13th December 2018 We are almost at the end of the year as the festive season is already upon us.  This is the time not only to spend quality time with our families... 

SA: AD Hoc Committee Places Candidates'  CV On Parliamentary Website

SA: AD Hoc Committee Places Candidates' CV On Parliamentary Website

13th December 2018 The Ad Hoc Committee to identify suitable candidates for the Filling of Vacancies in the Commission for Gender Equality has placed the curricula... 

SA: Court Order Grated Approving Processes For The Appllication To Approve Terms If Settlement Of Silicosis And Tuberculosis Class Action

SA: Court Order Grated Approving Processes For The Appllication To Approve Terms If Settlement Of Silicosis And Tuberculosis Class Action

13th December 2018 In the first step in the court application aimed at making the silicosis and TB class action settlement agreement an order of court, the... 

GCIS: Quarterly Employment Statistics September 2018

GCIS: Quarterly Employment Statistics September 2018

13th December 2018 Kindly find attached the summary of Quarterly Employment Statistics conducted by Stats-SA for your information.   

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New National Minimum Wage effective 1 January 2019

New National Minimum Wage effective 1 January 2019

13th December 2018 The long awaited national minimum wage (NMW) has been signed into law. The effective date is 1 January 2019. What exactly does this mean for... 

The right to protest without permission affirmed by the Concourt - what is the impact of this judgment on labour law?

The right to protest without permission affirmed by the Concourt - what is the impact of this judgment on labour law?

13th December 2018 On 19 November 2018, the Constitutional Court (CC) handed down judgment upholding the January 2018 judgment from Judge Ndita of the Western Cape... 

5 tips for ensuring minority shareholder protection

5 tips for ensuring minority shareholder protection

11th December 2018 Minority shareholders are often faced with the challenge of entrenching their rights in a company and making sure their voices are heard.  Although... 

Understanding the local cannabis industry – “weeding” out confusion

Understanding the local cannabis industry – “weeding” out confusion

10th December 2018 Following the recent landmark decision of the South African Constitutional Court, in which the private and personal use of cannabis was... 

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