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EFF Mogale City councillors to be punished - Malema

By: News24Wire      Updated 2 minutes ago Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) council members who helped the African National Congress (ANC) pass the Mogale City local municipality’s budget... 

EFF Mogale City councillors to be punished - Malema
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EFF leader Julius Malema
'They can't kill us all' - Makhosi Khoza after disciplinary threats from KZN ANC

'They can't kill us all' - Makhosi Khoza after disciplinary threats from KZN ANC

By: News24Wire      Updated 5 minutes ago Despite the African National Congress (ANC) in KwaZulu-Natal threatening MP Makhosi Khoza with disciplinary steps, she insists she will not back... 

Zimbabwe paid $134 million compensation to white former farmers

Zimbabwe paid $134 million compensation to white former farmers

By: Reuters     20th July 2017 Zimbabwe paid $134-million as compensation to white former commercial farmers last year, helping to widen the budget deficit, Finance Minister... 

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Conservative streak prevailed at ANC policy conference

Conservative streak prevailed at ANC policy conference

21st July 2017 At the end of the policy conference of the African National Congress (ANC), President Jacob Zuma declared that the ruling party was more united... 

Growth sapping

Growth sapping

21st July 2017 Only an extreme optimist would have expected policy certainty to emerge from the African National Congress’s (ANC’s) recent policy gathering. The... 

Erasing Luthuli

Erasing Luthuli

20th July 2017 Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Polity's Sane Dhlamini about erasing Luthuli. Click here to read the column. 

Suttner's View: Lawless state?

Suttner's View: Lawless state?

20th July 2017 In this episode of Suttner's View, Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Polity's Sane Dhlamini about a lawless State. 

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Progress on Drinking Water, Sanitation and Hygiene: 2017 Update and SDG Baselines

Progress on Drinking Water, Sanitation and Hygiene: 2017 Update and SDG Baselines

19th July 2017 This report presents the first ever estimates of the population using ‘safely managed’ drinking water and sanitation services – meaning drinking... 

Online and On All Fronts – Russia’s Assault on Freedom of Expression

Online and On All Fronts – Russia’s Assault on Freedom of Expression

18th July 2017 Since 2012, the Russian authorities have intensified a crackdown on freedom of expression, selectively casting certain kinds of criticism of the... 

The Commitment to Reducing Inequality Index

The Commitment to Reducing Inequality Index 

17th July 2017 In 2015, the leaders of 193 governments promised to reduce inequality as part of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Without reducing... 

“All Thieves Must Be Killed” – Extrajudicial Executions in Western Rwanda

“All Thieves Must Be Killed” – Extrajudicial Executions in Western Rwanda 

14th July 2017 Rwandan security forces summarily executed at least 37 suspected petty offenders in Rwanda’s Western Province between July 2016 and March 2017.... 

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Statements

DA: Jack Bloom says DA welcomes Moseneke’s appointment to resolve Esidimeni tragedy

DA: Jack Bloom says DA welcomes Moseneke’s appointment to resolve Esidimeni tragedy

Updated 2 minutes ago I heartily welcome the appointment of retired Deputy Chief Justice Dikgang Moseneke to lead the Alternative Dispute Resolution process for the... 

dti: Minister Davies says SA is committed to increasing trade with Zambia

dti: Minister Davies says SA is committed to increasing trade with Zambia

Updated 15 minutes ago South Africa is committed to increasing trade and addressing the trade imbalance with Zambia. This was said by the Minister of Trade and Industry,... 

AKF: Ramaphosa to speak at launch of National Programme of Tribute for Kathrada

AKF: Ramaphosa to speak at launch of National Programme of Tribute for Kathrada

20th July 2017 The Ahmed Kathrada Foundation will on July 22 host a tribute for the late anti-apartheid struggle veteran Ahmed Kathrada in his hometown,... 

UASA: Andre Venter says SARB repo rate reduction could ignite the economy

UASA: Andre Venter says SARB repo rate reduction could ignite the economy

20th July 2017 The decision by the Reserve Bank to reduce the repo rate by 25 basis points to 6.75% is a huge step in the right direction. With inflation firmly... 

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Press Offices

Yet another Zwane faux pas - Minister of Mineral Resources may bring an ailing industry to its knees!

Yet another Zwane faux pas - Minister of Mineral Resources may bring an ailing industry to its knees!

20th July 2017 On 15 June 2017, the Minister of Mineral Resources (Minister) published the Broad-Based Socio Economic Empowerment Charter for the South African... 

 The lawfulness of retrospective amendments in tax law

The lawfulness of retrospective amendments in tax law

19th July 2017 On 29 May 2017, Judge Fabricius delivered judgment in the Gauteng High Court in the case of Pienaar Brothers (Pty) Ltd vs Commissioner for the... 

 Sars issues a further ruling on venture capital companies

Sars issues a further ruling on venture capital companies

19th July 2017 On 6 June 2017, the South African Revenue Service (“SARS”) issued binding private ruling 274 (“BPR 274”). BPR 274 deals with a venture capital... 

More businesses adopt a tough stance on sexual harassment

More businesses adopt a tough stance on sexual harassment

18th July 2017 More businesses are adopting a tough stance on sexual harassment. In particular, global organisations and multi-nationals are showing little... 

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