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Sassa inquiry: Judge tells Dlamini to stop dodging questions

By: News24Wire      23rd January 2018 Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini evaded questions during cross-examination on Tuesday. Dlamini was testifying at an inquiry into her... 

Sassa inquiry: Judge tells Dlamini to stop dodging questions
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I can start State capture inquiry as soon as Zuma gives me terms of reference – Judge Zondo

I can start State capture inquiry as soon as Zuma gives me terms of reference – Judge Zondo

By: News24Wire      Updated 5 hours ago Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo, who will chair the commission of inquiry into allegations of State capture, says he is ready to get going, but... 

Mahlangu implicates Premier Makhura in Life Esidimeni decision – DA

Mahlangu implicates Premier Makhura in Life Esidimeni decision – DA

By: News24Wire      Updated 5 hours ago Former Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu has implicated Premier David Makhura in the decision to cancel the Life Esidimeni contract and send... 

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Hamba Kahle, Bra Hugh (A poem by Afzal Moolla)

Hamba Kahle, Bra Hugh (A poem by Afzal Moolla)

Updated 6 hours ago The music has fallen silent today, but for the briefest of moments, for the music shall live on. 

Stability in southern Africa hinges on how leaders gain and lose power

Stability in southern Africa hinges on how leaders gain and lose power

23rd January 2018 While each country in Southern Africa has its own politics, recent developments involving presidents provide interesting contrasts across the... 

Why it's taken so long to prosecute state capture cases in South Africa

Why it's taken so long to prosecute state capture cases in South Africa

23rd January 2018 he Asset Forfeiture Unit of South Africa’s National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has confirmed that it is probing seven cases related to what has... 

 AU summit 30: Clearer lines are needed between the AU and RECs

AU summit 30: Clearer lines are needed between the AU and RECs

23rd January 2018 Who should be the first in line to respond when a crisis breaks out in Africa – the neighbours or the African Union (AU) in Addis Ababa? Answering... 

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A design experiment: imagining alternative humanitarian action

A design experiment: imagining alternative humanitarian action

23rd January 2018 Recent efforts to reform the humanitarian system have resulted in tweaks to current practices without challenging the assumptions, approaches and... 

Violence against women and girls and resilience

Violence against women and girls and resilience

23rd January 2018 Gender inequalities generate risks for women and girls on a daily basis. In Chad, more than 35% of women have been victims of physical,... 

Rights Abuses and Forced Labor in Thailand’s Fishing Industry

Rights Abuses and Forced Labor in Thailand’s Fishing Industry

23rd January 2018 Despite several years of highly publicized efforts to address problems in the Thai fishing industry, the Thai government has not taken the steps... 

Reward work, not wealth

Reward work, not wealth

22nd January 2018 Last year saw the biggest increase in billionaires in history, one more every two days. This huge increase could have ended global extreme poverty... 

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DA: James Selfe says President Zuma's inaction blocking State Capture Inquiry

DA: James Selfe says President Zuma's inaction blocking State Capture Inquiry

Updated 5 hours ago Today’s press briefing by the Deputy Chief Justice, Raymond Zondo, confirmed what the DA already suspected: that the establishment of a judicial... 

SA: Scopa concerned about expansions and deviations of Transnet’s contracts

SA: Scopa concerned about expansions and deviations of Transnet’s contracts

Updated 5 hours ago The Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) has raised concerns about the expansions and deviations of Transnet’s contracts that seem to be... 

NERSA: NERSA process and timelines for processing Eskom's Regulatory Clearing Accounts applications

NERSA: NERSA process and timelines for processing Eskom's Regulatory Clearing Accounts applications

Updated 5 hours ago The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) today published Eskom’s third multi-year determination (MYPD3) Regulatory Clearing Account... 

SA: Police Commitee on launch of Operation Fiela II

SA: Police Commitee on launch of Operation Fiela II

Updated 6 hours ago The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police, Mr Francois Beukman, has noted the launch of the second phase of Operation Fiela by the... 

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Press Offices

Durban under threat from rival African ports but competition will benefit shippers

Durban under threat from rival African ports but competition will benefit shippers

Updated 7 hours ago Durban is still the dominant container port in Sub-Saharan Africa, but its status as the gateway into Africa is under threat from rivals such as... 

Guide to Conveyancing and Notarial Practice releases

Guide to Conveyancing and Notarial Practice releases

23rd January 2018 The Practitioners' Guide to Conveyancing and Notarial Practice is the latest new release from publisher, LexisNexis Legal & Professional, a leading... 

Gazettal of Metals and Engineering Industries Main Agreement Mettles Along

Gazettal of Metals and Engineering Industries Main Agreement Mettles Along

23rd January 2018 which comprised over 20 formal, informal and bilateral meetings, commencing on 7 June 2017 and ending when all the trade unions signed the... 

Get to grips with the law on Strikes

Get to grips with the law on Strikes

22nd January 2018 Strike action is an area of labour law where the stakes are high. The Labour Relations Amendment Bill, 2017 published on 17 November 2017,... 

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