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Nkandla
Nkandla
Updated 1 hour 43 minutes ago
 
NKANDLA
 
The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) does not have to make its report on security upgrades to President Jacob Zuma's home public, it said on Friday. "The...
Government Communication and Information Service CEO Phumla Williams
Government Communication and Information Service CEO Phumla Williams
 
The Economic Freedom Fighters' (EFF's) disruption of proceedings in the National Assembly on Thursday was tantamount to bringing Parliament into disrepute,...
Morgan Tsvangirai
Morgan Tsvangirai
Updated 1 hour 55 minutes ago
 
POLITICS
 
Zimbabwe's main opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai on Friday said his party could roll out protests against President Robert Mugabe's government over its...
A Hamas militant grabs a Palestinian suspected of collaborating with Israel
A Hamas militant grabs a Palestinian suspected of collaborating with Israel
 
Hamas-led gunmen in Gaza executed 18 Palestinians accused of collaborating with Israel on Friday, a day after Israel tracked down and killed three top Hamas...
Updated 1 hour 40 minutes ago
 
OCEAN ECONOMY
 
South Africa has signed and adopted the new Benguela Current Commission (BCC) with Angola and Namibia, which will see the three countries work together in...
 
Efforts to curb the deadly Ebola epidemic that swept across four West African states are being undermined by a lack of leadership and emergency management...
 
 
 
 
Stanlib economist Kevin Lings
Stanlib economist Kevin Lings
Updated 33 minutes ago
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Public Protector Thuli Madonsela
Public Protector Thuli Madonsela
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

The 59-page report is based on a review of 189 cases in three prisons in the city of Karaj, near the capital, Tehran, including the charges they faced,...

 

On a continent where legitimate elections are rare, the 2014 general elections demonstrated South Africa’s continued commitment to regular, free...

 

This paper examines protection racketeering in Cape Town, primarily in the central business district (CBD) and on the Cape Flats. While significant...

 

The phrase "radical economic transformation" entered the ANC's lexicon with the release of its election manifesto. It was not defined or...

 

Long known for its relative stability in a particularly troubled region, Burkina Faso is now at a crossroads, torn by political differences over the...

 

“This squatter camp is 32 years. Since the start of democracy there has been no development here. We are protesting, Yes. There is no...

 
 
 
 
 
Prof Raymond Suttner
Prof Raymond Suttner
 
Much argument over South African democracy revolves around the electoral dominance of the ANC, its repeated re-election as ruling party.  Ten years ago I...
 
REAL ECONOMY: STRATEGIC FRAMEWORK
 
There is nothing strikingly new in the latest Medium-Term Strategic Framework (MTSF) 2014 to 2019, outlining government’s priorities for the coming five...
 
Recent violence in Kenya’s Lamu County left more than 100 people dead and resulted in thousands of people fleeing from their homes. There has been a lack...
 
Looming amendments to the Ministerial Handbook and cost cutting measures announced last year are meant to curb the worst excesses of some of South Africa's...
 
On 15 July 2014, French President François Hollande launched Operation Barkhane; a counter-terrorism force intended to hunt down terrorist groups in Sahel...
 
South African President Jacob Zuma’s intention to secure nuclear power expansion is increasingly evident (2) and the country’s forthcoming nuclear...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Intellectual Property Law
 
Intellectual Property Law
 
Intellectual Property Law
GARETH HOWARD Coastal areas desperately require enhanced protection
GARETH HOWARD Coastal areas desperately require enhanced protection
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Stanlib economist Kevin Lings
Stanlib economist Kevin Lings
Updated 36 minutes ago
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Sunday Times journalist Mzilikazi wa Afrika
Sunday Times journalist Mzilikazi wa Afrika
Sorbet CEO Ian Fuhr
Sorbet CEO Ian Fuhr
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Investigative reporter De Wet Potgieter
Investigative reporter De Wet Potgieter
Technology analyst Arthur Goldstuck
Technology analyst Arthur Goldstuck
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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