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ANC confirms Job Mokgoro as its North West premier candidate

By: News24Wire      Updated 4 hours ago The African National Congress (ANC) has confirmed that 70-year-old Job Mokgoro is its North West premier candidate to replace Supra Mahumapelo.... 

ANC confirms Job Mokgoro as its North West premier candidate
ConCourt confirms voters have the right to be informed on private political funding

ConCourt confirms voters have the right to be informed on private political funding

By: News24Wire      Updated 5 hours ago The Constitutional Court has confirmed a ruling by the Western Cape High Court which found that the Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA)... 

 New era for healthcare as Motsoaledi abolishes co-payments

New era for healthcare as Motsoaledi abolishes co-payments

By: News24Wire      Updated 1 hour 11 minutes ago The abolishment of co-payments is one of the proposals of the Medical Schemes Amendment bill, announced by Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi.... 

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Police strategy to reduce violent crime in South African could work. Here's how

Police strategy to reduce violent crime in South African could work. Here's how

Updated 7 hours ago South Africa’s Police Minister Bheki Cele and National Commissioner Khehla Sitole recently announced a new “high density stabilisation... 

Why it's beneficial to organise smallholder farmers into groups

Why it's beneficial to organise smallholder farmers into groups

Updated 7 hours ago The role of smallholder farmers has come under the spotlight in South Africa as the country navigates the tricky process of land reform.... 

 Somalia must look inward to defuse its tensions

Somalia must look inward to defuse its tensions

20th June 2018 The involvement of Middle East actors in Somalia, namely the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Qatar and Turkey, has reached fever pitch recently,... 

 Corruption is fuelling cash-in-transit heists

Corruption is fuelling cash-in-transit heists

19th June 2018 Cash-in-transit robbery is one of the fastest growing forms of aggravated robbery in South Africa. It poses a significant threat to public safety... 

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The Fatal Consequences of Dangerously Substandard Medical Care in Immigration Detention

The Fatal Consequences of Dangerously Substandard Medical Care in Immigration Detention

20th June 2018 On the morning that Jose Azurdia died, an officer at the Adelanto Detention Facility in California told a nurse Mr. Azurdia was ill and vomiting.... 

Guidelines for the management of snakebites, second edition

Guidelines for the management of snakebites, second edition

19th June 2018 Snakebites are well-known medical emergencies in many parts of the world, especially in rural areas. Agricultural workers and children are most... 

Why is there so little economic development in South Africa’s townships?

Why is there so little economic development in South Africa’s townships?

18th June 2018 There’s no shortage of economic activity happening in township streets, backyards and houses: there are spaza shops on every corner, metal... 

Women and Finance

Women and Finance

18th June 2018 Approximately eighty women gathered at the "Women and Finance" Seminar which was hosted by the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA), in... 

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SA: EFF hate speech eating away at South African souls

SA: EFF hate speech eating away at South African souls

Updated 4 minutes ago The souls of South Africans are slowly being eaten away by the hate speech of people like EFF leaders Julius Malema and Floyd Shivambu who have... 

IFP: IFP welcomes ConCourt ruling on disclosure of party funding

IFP: IFP welcomes ConCourt ruling on disclosure of party funding

Updated 8 minutes ago The IFP welcomes the Constitutional Court ruling this morning that the Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA) is invalid to the extent that... 

DA: No amount of spin will make NHI a success

DA: No amount of spin will make NHI a success

Updated 10 minutes ago The DA notes that the Minister of Health, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, has today gazetted the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill. Sadly, it does not... 

SA: Chairperson appeals to parties in the Eskom collective bargaining process

SA: Chairperson appeals to parties in the Eskom collective bargaining process

Updated 56 minutes ago Committee Chairperson, Ms Lungi Mnganga-Gcabashe has called on Eskom management and the three trade unions involved (NUM, NUMSA and Solidarity) to... 

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With great power comes great responsibility and professional accountability

With great power comes great responsibility and professional accountability

Updated 5 hours ago South Africa is aligning itself with the rest of the international community’s legal inclination and becoming an ever more litigious country. With... 

The South African pharmaceutical regulatory environment

The South African pharmaceutical regulatory environment

20th June 2018 The South African pharmaceutical environment is highly regulated. The most important legislative provisions are found in the Medicines Act and the... 

Intestate Succession: The Legal Consequences of not leaving a valid Will

Intestate Succession: The Legal Consequences of not leaving a valid Will

20th June 2018 The Intestate Succession Act 81 of 1987 (hereinafter the “Act”) regulates the circumstances where a person dies without a Will or where a person... 

Urgent reinstatement of tax compliance status granted

Urgent reinstatement of tax compliance status granted

20th June 2018 For certain taxpayers, a tax clearance certificate is of utmost importance in ensuring that it is able to receive payment and to tender for new... 

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