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ANC stalwarts boycott consultative conference and plan their own

By: Sane Dhlamini     Updated 2 hours 22 minutes ago African National Congress (ANC) stalwarts have decided not to take part in the first two days of the party’s fifth National Policy Conference,... 

ANC stalwarts boycott consultative conference and plan their own
Apartheid police to be subpoenaed to Timol inquest

Apartheid police to be subpoenaed to Timol inquest

By: News24Wire      Updated 2 hours 30 minutes ago Judge Billy Mothle has ordered that all the surviving policemen who were involved in the arrest and detention of the struggle veteran Salim Essop... 

ANC to discuss graft allegations at party summit

ANC to discuss graft allegations at party summit

By: Reuters     Updated 3 hours ago The African National Congress (ANC) will discuss at its policy conference allegations that business interests are having undue influence over... 

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Cleaning up after Zuma

Cleaning up after Zuma

Updated 5 hours ago Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Polity's Sane Dhlamini about cleaning up after Zuma. Click here to read the column. 

Suttner's View: #GuptaLeaks and impunity

Suttner's View: #GuptaLeaks and impunity

Updated 5 hours ago In this episode Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Polity's Sane Dhlamini about the Gupta Leaks and impunity. 

ANC policy papers point to a party in a panic about losing power

ANC policy papers point to a party in a panic about losing power

29th June 2017 The documents released ahead of the upcoming policy conference of South Africa’s governing African National Congress (ANC) expose a panicking party... 

 Brave new world

Brave new world

29th June 2017 We are a far cry from the 1800s and the so-called glory days of the British Empire, but sentimentality over ‘making Britain great again’ fuelled... 

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Forced and Child Labor Linked to World Bank Group Investments in Uzbekistan

Forced and Child Labor Linked to World Bank Group Investments in Uzbekistan

Updated 7 hours ago For several weeks in the fall of 2015, government officials forced Firuza, a 47-year-old grandmother, to harvest cotton in Turtkul, a district in... 

No Room to Hide: A President Caught in the Act

No Room to Hide: A President Caught in the Act

28th June 2017 South Africans have become complacent about complaints of corruption in our government. The allegations are endless but the accountability is nowhere. 

Why Singapore Works: Taking the Right Lessons

Why Singapore Works: Taking the Right Lessons

28th June 2017 In the African context, the Singapore ‘story’ has become enmeshed in fervent debates about colonialism and the apparent virtues of authoritarian... 

Realising the Potential of Blockchain

Realising the Potential of Blockchain

28th June 2017 Blockchain, or distributed ledger technology, could soon give rise to a new era of the Internet even more disruptive and transformative than the... 

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OUTA: OUTA welcomes companies Tribunal ruling on Dudu Myeni

OUTA: OUTA welcomes companies Tribunal ruling on Dudu Myeni

Updated 1 hour 5 minutes ago On Thursday the Companies Tribunal ruled against Dudu Myeni in her case against the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC), over the... 

Western Cape: Western Cape allocates R73m to drought-affected farmers

Western Cape: Western Cape allocates R73m to drought-affected farmers

Updated 1 hour 13 minutes ago To mitigate the impact of the drought on jobs in agriculture, the Western Cape Department of Agriculture has allocated R73 million to farmers in... 

DA: Alf Lees says Myeni must go

DA: Alf Lees says Myeni must go

Updated 1 hour 24 minutes ago The decision to reject, with costs, Dudu Myeni’s application today by the Companies Tribunal only reinforces the need for her to be removed as a... 

DA: John Steenhuisen on #NoConfidence: DA to meet with Speaker to push for a date for the debate

DA: John Steenhuisen on #NoConfidence: DA to meet with Speaker to push for a date for the debate

Updated 1 hour 27 minutes ago It has now been a week since I wrote to the Speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka Mbete, calling for the DA-sponsored Motion of No Confidence in... 

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Buckshot dismissals are risky

Buckshot dismissals are risky

29th June 2017 Employers frequently know for certain that serious misconduct has occurred but are unable to prove which employee or employees are responsible.... 

Baker McKenzie announces 80 partnership promotions

Baker McKenzie announces 80 partnership promotions

28th June 2017 Leading global law firm Baker McKenzie has today announced the election of 80 new partners. This latest investment in the Firm's expertise grows... 

First handbook on the new Legal Practice Act now available to help legal practitioners prepare for the new regime

First handbook on the new Legal Practice Act now available to help legal practitioners prepare for the new regime

28th June 2017 Interesting times lie ahead for the legal profession with the Legal Practice Act (LPA) 28 of 2014 due to come into full force in February 2018,... 

The right to broadcast court cases

The right to broadcast court cases

26th June 2017 The Henri Van Breda case has confirmed that cameras in courts are not only here to stay, but that this is mandated by our Constitution in order to... 

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