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ANC must use this weekend's land summit to answer questions about land reform-DA

By: African News Agency      Updated 55 minutes ago The national governing African National Congress (ANC) must use its summit on land reform this weekend in the Western Cape to answer key questions... 

 ANC must use this weekend's land summit to answer questions about land reform-DA
Three more Setas on Outa’s radar

Three more Setas on Outa’s radar

By: Thabi Madiba     Updated 2 hours 43 minutes ago The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) on Friday announced that it had received new evidence implicating three sector education and training... 

SECTION27 welcomes norms and standards judgment

SECTION27 welcomes norms and standards judgment

By: Thabi Madiba     Updated 3 hours ago Public interest law centre SECTION27 on Thursday welcomed judgment delivered in the Bhisho High Court, in the case of Equal Education vs Minister... 

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Nelson Mandela 100

[WATCH] Ramaphoria index falling

[WATCH] Ramaphoria index falling

20th July 2018 This month we are celebrating the centenary of the birth of Nelson Mandela. I suspect that the country will celebrate more the older Mandela than... 

 SAA honors Madiba

SAA honors Madiba

18th July 2018 In celebration of former president Nelson Mandela's 100th birthday South African Airways (SAA) announced on Wednesday that they had branded three... 

Obama pays tribute to Mandela: and invites the world to find its better angels

Obama pays tribute to Mandela: and invites the world to find its better angels

18th July 2018 The world is celebrating the memory and legacy of one of Africa’s most illustrious leaders, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela. This year is special because... 

The Light Shines: A Poem for Madiba

The Light Shines: A Poem for Madiba

18th July 2018 The Light Shines ...   

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Why moot courts can play a valuable role in teaching kids about human rights

Why moot courts can play a valuable role in teaching kids about human rights

Updated 1 hour 51 minutes ago The Universal Declaration of Human Rights turns 70 this year. It was adopted by global leaders after World War II to try and avoid future conflict... 

 Can improved Ethiopia-Eritrea relations stabilise the region?

Can improved Ethiopia-Eritrea relations stabilise the region?

Updated 1 hour 55 minutes ago After 20 years of hostility, Ethiopia and Eritrea have resumed diplomatic relations. On 8 July Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed, made a... 

Townships contribute R100bn to South Africa’s economy? No way to tell

Townships contribute R100bn to South Africa’s economy? No way to tell

Updated 1 hour 59 minutes ago “South Africa’s townships contribute up to R100-billion to the overall economy,” the chief executive of business advisory service EntBanc wrote in... 

[WATCH] Ramaphoria index falling

[WATCH] Ramaphoria index falling

20th July 2018 This month we are celebrating the centenary of the birth of Nelson Mandela. I suspect that the country will celebrate more the older Mandela than... 

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Notes for discussions in Britain on Expropriation without Compensation

Notes for discussions in Britain on Expropriation without Compensation

Updated 2 hours 32 minutes ago The risk is that Expropriation without Compensation will do little to resolve South Africa’s deep socio-economic malaise, but, rather, will deepen... 

Abuses by Government and Separatist Groups in Cameroon’s Anglophone Regions

Abuses by Government and Separatist Groups in Cameroon’s Anglophone Regions

Updated 2 hours 39 minutes ago Cameroon, a bilingual and multicultural country known for its stability and its strong alliances with France and the US, is slipping into a... 

Denial of Education to Child Asylum Seekers on the Greek Islands

Denial of Education to Child Asylum Seekers on the Greek Islands

Updated 2 hours 42 minutes ago “Leila,” 11, and her sister “Magdoulin,” 12, have never been inside a classroom. Growing up in war-torn Syria, the only education the sisters,... 

Impact of Land Confiscation on Farmers in Myanmar

Impact of Land Confiscation on Farmers in Myanmar

Updated 2 hours 44 minutes ago Disputes over land remain one of the central challenges in Myanmar’s evolving reform process. Land confiscations and forced evictions were a major... 

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Statements

DA: ANC government’s cost of living Panel cannot provide the change South Africans need

DA: ANC government’s cost of living Panel cannot provide the change South Africans need

Updated 7 minutes ago Today marks the deadline for President Cyril Ramaphosa’s Economic Cluster Panel to present their package of economic measures to protect South... 

Outa: Outa says Sars must take action against Wiese

Outa: Outa says Sars must take action against Wiese

Updated 42 minutes ago The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) calls on the South African Revenue Service (Sars) to aggressively pursue individuals and businesses who... 

SA: Police Chair condemns the attack on policeman

SA: Police Chair condemns the attack on policeman

Updated 2 hours 43 minutes ago The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police, Mr Francois Beukman, strongly condemns the attack on a policeman attached to the Public Order... 

Outa: Outa investigates three more SETAs

Outa: Outa investigates three more SETAs

Updated 3 hours ago Outa has been inundated with additional claims of corruption at the (Sector Education and Training Authorities) SETAs since its exposé on the... 

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Press Offices

Bad news is good news for vendor vetting

Bad news is good news for vendor vetting

17th July 2018 News travels fast in this digital age and while it may be better for stress management to avoid being bombarded with the influx of negative news,... 

The Basic Conditions Of Employment Bill - What You Need To Know

The Basic Conditions Of Employment Bill - What You Need To Know

16th July 2018 The Basic Conditions of Employment Amendment Bill (BCE Bill) introduces amendments to the Basic Conditions of Employment Act (75 pf 1997 (BCEA)... 

Background screening acts as an investment in the business

Background screening acts as an investment in the business

16th July 2018 There are many investments a business can make to improve its financial health. Some investments deliver tangible results, while others are more... 

Embedding compliance into business processes

Embedding compliance into business processes

13th July 2018 Changing the mindset at C-suite level that compliance is not a “tick-the-box, rule based” process at the end of any transaction or activity is one... 

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