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City of Cape Town launches its water map, another effort to address water crisis

By: African News Agency      Updated 5 hours ago The City of Cape Town on Monday, launched its water map and calls on residents to paint Cape Town green with their water-saving efforts in order to... 

City of Cape Town launches its water map, another effort to address water crisis
Trillian, McKinsey to be served over Eskom and Transnet services, NPA confirms

Trillian, McKinsey to be served over Eskom and Transnet services, NPA confirms

By: News24Wire      Updated 5 hours ago Cape Town - A preservation order is expected to be served on Trillian and McKinsey on Tuesday for assets worth around R1.6bn, the National... 

Glencore reserves should be valued higher – analysts

Glencore reserves should be valued higher – analysts

By: Martin Creamer     15th January 2018 Investors should be prepared to value the reserves of metal that Glencore owns more highly to reward the proactive approach that the London- and... 

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Zimbabwe urgently needs a new land administration system

Zimbabwe urgently needs a new land administration system

15th January 2018 Zimbabwe urgently needs a new system of land administration to harness development in the agricultural sector. The country’s land use and ownership... 

De Lille crisis reveals DA factionalism and extreme centralisation

De Lille crisis reveals DA factionalism and extreme centralisation

15th January 2018 This time last year the DA had reason to be happy with their change of political fortunes. The local government elections of 2016 had seen it take... 

New dams in Africa could add risk to power supplies down the line

New dams in Africa could add risk to power supplies down the line

12th January 2018 In the 1980s and 1990s parts of Africa saw a surge in dam building for energy production. After a brief hiatus there has been renewed interested.... 

 Can Ramaphosa revitalise South Africa’s foreign policy?

Can Ramaphosa revitalise South Africa’s foreign policy?

12th January 2018 Many South Africans are hoping that Cyril Ramaphosa will inject badly needed energy, integrity and economic savvy into the country’s lacklustre and... 

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Violence and Discrimination against LGBT People in Ghana

Violence and Discrimination against LGBT People in Ghana

12th January 2018 Ghana has a mixed record on its treatment of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people. It criminalizes “unnatural carnal knowledge” in... 

Dark Side – Secret Origins of Evidence in US Criminal Cases

Dark Side – Secret Origins of Evidence in US Criminal Cases

12th January 2018 In the United States today, a growing body of evidence suggests that the federal government is deliberately concealing methods used by intelligence... 

Resource guide for NDC finance

Resource guide for NDC finance

11th January 2018 Developed by the Low Emission Development Strategies Global Partnership (LEDS GP) Finance Working Group, this guide presents a selection of... 

 Collaboration in Cities: From Sharing to ‘Sharing Economy’

Collaboration in Cities: From Sharing to ‘Sharing Economy’

8th January 2018 The World Economic Forum’s Future of Urban Development and Services Initiative has released its new whitepaper on Collaboration in Cities: From... 

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Statements

SACC: Letter to Mkhwebane on the Judicial Commission of Enquiry into State Capture

SACC: Letter to Mkhwebane on the Judicial Commission of Enquiry into State Capture

Updated 3 hours ago Dear Advocate Mkhwebane, The South African Council of Churches has noted the January 10, 2018 statement by the Public Protector, on the appointment... 

OUTA: OUTA welcomes prosecutorial activity on state capture cases

OUTA: OUTA welcomes prosecutorial activity on state capture cases

Updated 4 hours ago OUTA is pleased to see that action appears to being taken by the Assets Forfeiture Unit (AFU) against perpetrators implicated in a number of cases... 

OUTA: OUTA says proposed Drought Levy flawed due to cooperative governance glitches

OUTA: OUTA says proposed Drought Levy flawed due to cooperative governance glitches

Updated 6 hours ago The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) have finalised its Drought Levy submission and comments to the City of Cape Town and aside from the... 

DA: Mlindi Nhanha says Bobani’s false claims will not distract the DA-coalition from delivering for the people of NMB

DA: Mlindi Nhanha says Bobani’s false claims will not distract the DA-coalition from delivering for the people of NMB

Updated 6 hours ago The UDM’s Mongameli Bobani should focus his efforts on answering for his poor track record and alleged acts of corruption instead of commenting on... 

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Press Offices

Make sure your evidence is relevant

Make sure your evidence is relevant

By: Creamer Media Reporter      8th January 2018 Even if an employee has committed murder his/her dismissal will not be upheld by the CCMA or a bargaining council where there was insufficient... 

All the king's horses and all the king's men could not put the contract together again

All the king's horses and all the king's men could not put the contract together again

8th January 2018 "When I use a word," Humpty Dumpty said, in a rather scornful tone," it means just what I chose it to mean - neither more, neither less." "The... 

Draft Fee Regulations – Attempts to address incentivising loopholes

Draft Fee Regulations – Attempts to address incentivising loopholes

19th December 2017 Section 18A of the South African Medicines Act (the Medicines Act) prohibits the supply of any medicine, medical device or in-vitro diagnostic... 

Water supply - converting a potential crisis into opportunity

Water supply - converting a potential crisis into opportunity

15th December 2017 South Africa’s water supply is predicted to reach a crisis point by 2030. But could better management of this critical resource actually be the... 

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