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Khoza to continue as Eskom chair

By: Anine Kilian     8th December 2017 Zethembe Khoza will continue in his position as chairperson of State-owned power utility Eskom until the 2018 annual general meeting, according to... 

Khoza to continue as Eskom chair
Eskom chairperson Zethembe Khoza
Sassa meets deadline to file grants plan to ConCourt

Sassa meets deadline to file grants plan to ConCourt

By: News24Wire      8th December 2017 The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) has adhered to the Constitutional Court's directive to file its full social grants plan by 16:00... 

Zuma to appeal important judgment on NPA

Zuma to appeal important judgment on NPA

By: Thabi Madiba     8th December 2017 The Presidency said on Friday that it noted the judgment by the High Court which ruled that National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) Shaun... 

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South Africa's communist party strips the ANC of its multi-class ruling party status

South Africa's communist party strips the ANC of its multi-class ruling party status

8th December 2017 The South African Communist Party (SACP) has broken with history and challenged the governing African National Congress (ANC) in an election. The... 

 Libya’s slave trade shocks AU-EU leaders into action

Libya’s slave trade shocks AU-EU leaders into action

8th December 2017 The warning bells had been sounding for months. In April this year, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) warned that its staff in... 

Forced self-correction

Forced self-correction

8th December 2017 I could not agree more with Energy Minister David Mahlobo’s recent Parliamentary reply, in which he stated that there was no longer a need to build... 

The ANC leadership race will go down to the wire: here's why

The ANC leadership race will go down to the wire: here's why

7th December 2017 The suspense is tangible as the African National Congress (ANC) – South Africa’s former liberation movement that’s turned into a tired governing... 

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The Social Value of Business

The Social Value of Business

5th December 2017 There are many ways to define what “business” is. All of us are in some sense involved in business whenever we do something that is intended to... 

Flawed Justice – Accountability for ISIS Crimes in Iraq

Flawed Justice – Accountability for ISIS Crimes in Iraq

5th December 2017 The armed forces of the Iraqi government and the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), supported by various international partners, including the... 

Mandela Funeral – Report by the Public Protector

Mandela Funeral – Report by the Public Protector

5th December 2017 This is a report of the Public Protector issued in terms of section 182(1) (b) of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 and... 

Recruitment of M23 Rebels to Suppress Protests in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Recruitment of M23 Rebels to Suppress Protests in the Democratic Republic of Congo

4th December 2017 Security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo killed at least 62 people and arrested hundreds of others during protests across the country... 

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Statements

DA: James Selfe says DA disappointed by further delays in charging Jacob Zuma

DA: James Selfe says DA disappointed by further delays in charging Jacob Zuma

Updated 1 hour 46 minutes ago The DA is disappointed but not at all surprised by yet more delaying tactics in the case against President Jacob Zuma on 783 counts of fraud,... 

DA: Gavin Davis says Mahlobo rushes nuclear plan in time for ANC Conference

DA: Gavin Davis says Mahlobo rushes nuclear plan in time for ANC Conference

Updated 2 hours 5 minutes ago It is reported that Cabinet approved a new Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) – which will open the door for nuclear procurement – on Wednesday 6... 

NT: National Treasury on Local Government Revenue and Expenditure for 1 July 2017 – 30 September 2017

NT: National Treasury on Local Government Revenue and Expenditure for 1 July 2017 – 30 September 2017

Updated 3 hours ago National Treasury has today released local government’s revenue and expenditure for the first quarter of the 2017/18 financial year, as well as... 

SACP: SACP calls for provincial alliance health summit in January 2018

SACP: SACP calls for provincial alliance health summit in January 2018

Updated 3 hours ago The South African Communist Party (SACP) in Gauteng Province calls for a Provincial Alliance Health Summit, comprising of the African National... 

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Press Offices

South Africa releases Competition Amendment Bill

South Africa releases Competition Amendment Bill

5th December 2017 On 1 December 2017, the South African Minister of Economic Development, Ebrahim Patel, published Government Notice no. 41294, which announced the... 

Fiscal Pressure – Tax hikes are not the solution

Fiscal Pressure – Tax hikes are not the solution

4th December 2017 South Africa suffers from a trifecta of social challenges, namely: inequality, poverty and high levels of unemployment. This, when coupled with the... 

Employers Beware – Videotape Evidence Not Always Legal

Employers Beware – Videotape Evidence Not Always Legal

4th December 2017 At the CCMA it is the employer who has the full onus of proving that a dismissal was fair. For this reason, when employers are able to catch... 

The Corruption Amendment Bill – A brief overview

The Corruption Amendment Bill – A brief overview

1st December 2017 The Department of Justice and Correctional Services has recently published the Prevention and Combating of Corrupt Activities Amendment Bill, 2017... 

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