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Mokgoro says he wants to restore trust in NWest

By: African News Agency      22nd June 2018 New North West premier Professor Job Mokgoro on Friday said he had a specific mandate - to restore hope and trust in the province. Mokgoro, who was... 

Mokgoro says he wants to restore trust in NWest
Restructuring Eskom top of South Africa's agenda – Nene

Restructuring Eskom top of South Africa's agenda – Nene

By: Reuters     22nd June 2018 Restructuring State-run power firm Eskom is "on top of the agenda" for South Africa, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene said on Friday, though he said... 

IDC denies politically connected elite has ‘hijacked’ black industrialist scheme

IDC denies politically connected elite has ‘hijacked’ black industrialist scheme

By: Terence Creamer     22nd June 2018 South Africa’s Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) has defended the integrity of the credit approval processes for its flagship Black... 

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Do 80% of Nigerians lack safe drinking water? It’s worse than that

Do 80% of Nigerians lack safe drinking water? It’s worse than that

22nd June 2018 In one of his regular columns, veteran Nigerian journalist Dele Sobowale questioned whether his government was ready to provide for a growing... 

When crime intelligence is lacking

When crime intelligence is lacking

22nd June 2018 The cash-in-transit heists, taxi violence and political assassinations in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) should worry us deeply. What they suggest is the... 

Conflicting strategies?

Conflicting strategies?

22nd June 2018 Eskom may have a technical case for reviewing the National Energy Regulator of South Africa’s (Nersa’s) tariff determination for 2018/19. However,... 

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

21st June 2018 South Africa’s Police Minister Bheki Cele and National Commissioner Khehla Sitole recently announced a new “high density stabilisation... 

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Life under the Taliban shadow government

Life under the Taliban shadow government

22nd June 2018 Based on first-hand interviews with more than 160 Taliban fighters and officials, as well as civilians, this paper examines how the Taliban govern... 

Ending human suffering in supermarket supply chains

Ending human suffering in supermarket supply chains

22nd June 2018 Inequality is rampant across the global economy, and the agro-food sector is no exception. At the top, big supermarkets and other corporate food... 

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... 

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Statements

AfriForum: Corruption at Gauteng Health Department shows why NHI cannot work

AfriForum: Corruption at Gauteng Health Department shows why NHI cannot work

22nd June 2018 The civil rights organisation AfriForum today said the latest revelations regarding corruption at the Gauteng Department of Health show why the... 

SACP: Tribute to Joyce Mashamba, the woman of steel

SACP: Tribute to Joyce Mashamba, the woman of steel

22nd June 2018 On Wednesday, 20 June 2018 the South African Communist Party (SACP) was confronted with the sad news that the Party’s long standing activist,... 

DA: Kingsol Chabalala says despite Premier Makhura’s promise, Emfuleni residents are without water again

DA: Kingsol Chabalala says despite Premier Makhura’s promise, Emfuleni residents are without water again

22nd June 2018 Many areas across Emfuleni are today without water due to cuts by Rand Water. Despite being placed under administration by the Gauteng Provincial... 

Solidarity: Hlaudi plays cat and mouse with the courts

Solidarity: Hlaudi plays cat and mouse with the courts

22nd June 2018 Trade union Solidarity today confirmed that it received an application from Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s legal team in terms of which the former SABC chief... 

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Considering the ownership element of the Draft Broad-Based Socio-Economic Empowerment Charter for the Mining and Minerals Industry 2018

Considering the ownership element of the Draft Broad-Based Socio-Economic Empowerment Charter for the Mining and Minerals Industry 2018

22nd June 2018 The long-awaited draft Broad-based Socio-Economic Empowerment Charter for the Mining and Minerals Industry, 2018 was published on Friday, 15 June... 

Africa – a breeding ground for innovation

Africa – a breeding ground for innovation

22nd June 2018 African innovation is on the rise and the continent could play host to several new technology disruptions in the next few years. According to... 

Draft Broad-based Socio-economic Empowerment Charter For The Mining And Mineral Industry, 2018

Draft Broad-based Socio-economic Empowerment Charter For The Mining And Mineral Industry, 2018

22nd June 2018 On 15 June 2018, the Minister of Mineral Resources, Gwede Mantashe gazetted the ‘Draft Broad-Based Socio-Economic Empowerment Charter for the... 

Latest developments: National Health Insurance Bill

Latest developments: National Health Insurance Bill

22nd June 2018 On Thursday 21 June, Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi convened a media briefing to discuss the release of the highly anticipated National Health... 

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