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Bosasa was 'more like a cult' – Former COO  

By: News24Wire      16th January 2019 In the first few hours of his testimony on Wednesday morning, Angelo Agrizzi was taken through the history of Dyambu Holdings and how he came to be... 

Bosasa was 'more like a cult' – Former COO
 Ramaphosa says independence of the Reserve Bank is 'sacrosanct'

Ramaphosa says independence of the Reserve Bank is 'sacrosanct' 

By: News24Wire      16th January 2019 President Cyril Ramaphosa says there are no plans to interfere with the independence of the South African Reserve Bank, in an apparent climb down... 

Chris Hani murderer Janusz Walus denied parole

Chris Hani murderer Janusz Walus denied parole 

By: African News Agency      16th January 2019 Janusz Walus, the man who murdered Chris Hani, was again denied parole on Wednesday. Justice Minister Michael Masutha said he had asked that... 

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Bold steps Mnangagwa should be taking instead of fiddling with the petrol price

Bold steps Mnangagwa should be taking instead of fiddling with the petrol price

16th January 2019 When economically challenged rulers try to run nations, especially fragile ones, they can easily make mistakes. In the past few weeks demonstrators... 

The coup in Gabon surprised everyone. Why forecasts, and the plot, failed

The coup in Gabon surprised everyone. Why forecasts, and the plot, failed

16th January 2019 Coups d’états have become increasingly rare across the world. When coups – or even attempted coups – happen, they attract a great deal of... 

 Will this election change the DRC?

Will this election change the DRC?

16th January 2019 With the announcement this weekend that the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC) ruling party had won a substantial majority in the national... 

The ANC must offer more than promises to win over South Africans

The ANC must offer more than promises to win over South Africans

15th January 2019 Launching the governing African National Congress’s (ANC) 2019 general election manifesto in South Africa, President Cyril Ramaphosa lauded the... 

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Renewable Energy Market Analysis: GCC 2019

Renewable Energy Market Analysis: GCC 2019

16th January 2019 Renewable energy has advanced rapidly in the Global Cooperation Council (GCC) countries since 2014. The project pipeline reached almost 7 gigawatts... 

 Dialogue Series on New Economic and Social Frontiers: Shaping the New Economy in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Dialogue Series on New Economic and Social Frontiers: Shaping the New Economy in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

15th January 2019 Unfolding technological developments pose a significant challenge in terms of the depth of economic and social transformation needed for their... 

Renewable Energy: A Gender Perspective

Renewable Energy: A Gender Perspective

14th January 2019 Renewable energy employs about 32% women, compared to 22% in the energy sector overall. Still, within renewables, women’s participation in science,... 

A New World: The Geopolitics of the Energy Transformation

A New World: The Geopolitics of the Energy Transformation

14th January 2019 Aware that the growing deployment of renewables has set in motion a global energy transformation with significant implications for geopolitics,... 

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SAFTU: SAFTU supports Sibanye Stillwater mine workers’ strike

SAFTU: SAFTU supports Sibanye Stillwater mine workers’ strike

16th January 2019 The South African Federation of Trade Unions declares its full support for the mine workers employed by Sibanye-Stillwater - both those already on... 

GCIS: Decision On The Parole Application Of Janusz Walus

GCIS: Decision On The Parole Application Of Janusz Walus

16th January 2019 Today I announce my decision on the parole application of Mr Janusz Waluz who is currently serving a life sentence at Kgosi Mampuru II Correctional... 

DA: Zimbabweans will suffer for South Africa’s Quiet Diplomacy

DA: Zimbabweans will suffer for South Africa’s Quiet Diplomacy

16th January 2019 The anemic response of the South African government to the violence and intimidation being carried out against civilians is an abhorrent... 

NUMSA: NUMSA Rejects COMAIR Management Proposal On Wage Discrepencies

NUMSA: NUMSA Rejects COMAIR Management Proposal On Wage Discrepencies

16th January 2019 The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) met with the management team of Comair last week to discuss two disputes. The first is... 

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Cleaning Up The Misconceptions Surrounding The Debts Of A Deceased Person

Cleaning Up The Misconceptions Surrounding The Debts Of A Deceased Person

16th January 2019 In South Africa, there are common misconceptions that your debt dies along with you or alternatively, that a loved one’s debt has died along with... 

DLA Piper Tops League Tables For M&A In Africa

DLA Piper Tops League Tables For M&A In Africa

14th January 2019 For the ninth consecutive year DLA Piper earned the top legal advisor ranking globally for M&A (based on deal count), according to Mergermarket's... 

Sexual harassment no longer tolerated in the workplace - Rustenburg Platinum Mines Limited case

Sexual harassment no longer tolerated in the workplace - Rustenburg Platinum Mines Limited case

14th January 2019 More than ever before, the spotlight has been shone on sexual harassment in the workplace and more victims are telling their stories. In Rustenburg... 

Does The Labour Relations Act Apply If Your Contract Is Terminated Prior To Its Commencement?

Does The Labour Relations Act Apply If Your Contract Is Terminated Prior To Its Commencement?

14th January 2019 At the beginning of a new year, many individuals start new jobs or new positions wherein new employment contracts are often concluded.... 

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May elections: what is the price of an ANC electoral victory?

Has Cyril Ramaphosa’s position weakened and, if so, what are the consequences?

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