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Muhammadu Buhari addresses nation on return from UK

By: News24Wire      Updated 27 minutes ago Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has addressed the nation after spending more than three months in London for medical treatment. In a televised... 

Muhammadu Buhari addresses nation on return from UK
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Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari
Zim VP Mnangagwa: SA doctors 'detected traces of palladium poison'

Zim VP Mnangagwa: SA doctors 'detected traces of palladium poison'

By: News24Wire      Updated 1 hour 31 minutes ago South African doctors who performed a minor surgery on Zimbabwean Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa reportedly said that they "detected traces of... 

 Guptas sell ANN7 and The New Age to Mzwanele Manyi

Guptas sell ANN7 and The New Age to Mzwanele Manyi

By: News24Wire      Updated 2 hours 3 minutes ago A firm owned by Mzwanele Manyi has bought Gupta-owned media units ANN7 and The New Age, it was announced on Monday. Gupta-owned Oakbay Investments... 

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Elections are only part of the story in Kenya's history of post-poll violence

Elections are only part of the story in Kenya's history of post-poll violence

Updated 2 hours 6 minutes ago Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga and his National Super Alliance are contesting the country’s general election results in the Supreme Court.... 

“Jailbird”, Sergeant Joubert and me

“Jailbird”, Sergeant Joubert and me

Updated 3 hours ago Recently a relative phoned and said “Bertie Joubert” sends regards. I asked who this was and he said he is the warder who got me a... 

 Cashing in on value chains to drive growth in SADC

Cashing in on value chains to drive growth in SADC

Updated 3 hours ago As the 37th SADC Summit kicks off, the longstanding question of how to best spur industrial growth and development in the region is at the top of... 

Resilience has become a way of life in Sierra Leone, now mourning hundreds lost in mudslide

Resilience has become a way of life in Sierra Leone, now mourning hundreds lost in mudslide

Updated 3 hours ago A nation “once again… gripped by grief”. This was how Ernest Bai Koroma, president of Sierra Leone, described the effects of the mudslide that... 

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 Trash Talk: turning waste into work in Jordan's Za'atari refugee camp

Trash Talk: turning waste into work in Jordan's Za'atari refugee camp

Updated 1 hour 42 minutes ago Syrian refugees have the capacity to provide key support for service delivery and the expertise to contribute to the expansion of new productive... 

 Yemen: catastrophic cholera crisis

Yemen: catastrophic cholera crisis

18th August 2017 Since the end of April 2017, Yemen has been experiencing its worst recorded outbreak of suspected cholera in a single year. By mid-August, more... 

Supporting governance for climate resilience: working with political institutions

Supporting governance for climate resilience: working with political institutions

18th August 2017 Political institutions, formal or informal, embody the underlying rules and norms within which organisations such as governments, NGOs or... 

 'You aren't human any more': Migrants expose the harrowing situation in Libya and the impact of European policies

'You aren't human any more': Migrants expose the harrowing situation in Libya and the impact of European policies

15th August 2017 Thousands of refugees and migrants face kidnap, slavery, torture and sexual violence in Libya before crossing the Mediterranean Sea to reach Italy... 

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DEA: Minister Edna Molewa on North Gauteng High Court ruling

DEA: Minister Edna Molewa on North Gauteng High Court ruling

Updated 2 minutes ago The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa, has noted the North Gauteng High Court ruling relating to the issuance of a permit for the... 

DA: Phumzile Van Damme says Baleka Mbete must now lay criminal charges against SABC liars

DA: Phumzile Van Damme says Baleka Mbete must now lay criminal charges against SABC liars

Updated 8 minutes ago Now that the Speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka Mbete, has finally tabled the report from Parliament’s Legal Services Unit identifying those... 

DA: Fred Nel says MEC Vadi must protect whistle blowers and act against corruption

DA: Fred Nel says MEC Vadi must protect whistle blowers and act against corruption

Updated 10 minutes ago The DA finds it very disconcerting that Gauteng Roads and Transport MEC, Ismail Vadi, chose to rather go after a whistle blower in his department... 

KZN:  They fought for Freedom: Who killed them?

KZN: They fought for Freedom: Who killed them?

Updated 51 minutes ago Speaking on behalf of the Premier, KZN MEC for Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Nomusa Dube-Ncube has expressed her appreciation to... 

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Copyright in South African law

Copyright in South African law

18th August 2017 In our increasingly hyper-connected world, seemingly unrelated events can have a profound impact on a business and professional career.  It is... 

A reconsideration of the ambit and adequacy of sanctions in the 2015 financial provision regulations

A reconsideration of the ambit and adequacy of sanctions in the 2015 financial provision regulations

17th August 2017 The controversy regarding premature withdrawals of contributions from an environmental rehabilitation trust fund is currently the subject of... 

The millennial factor in corporate governance

The millennial factor in corporate governance

17th August 2017 When it comes to good corporate governance, “the power is no longer in the boardroom. It is in the smartphone.” This was the key takeaway from a... 

Deductions for damage or loss caused by employee

Deductions for damage or loss caused by employee

17th August 2017 Question: May an employer make deductions for damage or loss caused by employee? Answer:Yes, but for such a deduction to be lawful the employer has... 

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