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The US calls on African countries to implement UN sanctions against North Korea

By: Rebecca Campbell     19th January 2018 The US has called upon African countries which still maintain ties with the Democratic People’s Republic of (North) Korea (DPRK) to reassess those... 

The US calls on African countries to implement UN sanctions against North Korea
 Ugandan president to renew executions

Ugandan president to renew executions

By: African News Agency      19th January 2018 Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has said he will begin signing death warrants again after an absence of 19 years, AP reported. On Thursday,... 

South Africa names Jabu Mabuza as Eskom chair in board shake-up

South Africa names Jabu Mabuza as Eskom chair in board shake-up

By: Reuters     20th January 2018   South Africa’s Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed a new board at state-owned power utility Eskom and named Telkom’s chairman Jabu... 

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ANC job creation boast ignores SA’s increased unemployment rate

ANC job creation boast ignores SA’s increased unemployment rate

18th January 2018 In one of his first duties as newly-elected president of the African National Congress (ANC), Cyril Ramaphosa gave the party’s traditional “January... 

Ramaphosa should end the presidential merry-go-round in South Africa

Ramaphosa should end the presidential merry-go-round in South Africa

17th January 2018 The large majority of South Africans, including members of the governing African National Congress (ANC), will be glad to see the back of Jacob... 

Why the drought levy tabled by Cape Town's mayor is unfair

Why the drought levy tabled by Cape Town's mayor is unfair

17th January 2018 Day Zero: the dreaded day when Cape Town’s taps are expected to run dry has been moved forward to 22 April. That is, unless residents reduce usage... 

 Why African health policy needs gender mainstreaming

Why African health policy needs gender mainstreaming

17th January 2018 Africa has the highest prevalence of communicable diseases in the world – both in terms of mortality (death) and morbidity (illness). This... 

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Communicating Risk in Public Health Emergencies – A WHO Guideline for Emergency Risk Communication (ERC) policy and practice

Communicating Risk in Public Health Emergencies – A WHO Guideline for Emergency Risk Communication (ERC) policy and practice

17th January 2018 Recent public health emergencies, such as the Ebola virus disease outbreak in West Africa (2014–2015), the emergence of the Zika virus syndrome in... 

State Security Force and Renamo Abuses in Mozambique

State Security Force and Renamo Abuses in Mozambique

17th January 2018 From November 2015 until the start of a ceasefire in December 2016, Mozambique’s security forces and the armed group of the country’s largest... 

School Performance Report 2017

School Performance Report 2017

17th January 2018 The overall results of the 6805 schools that participated in the 2017 NSC examination in the country are packaged into a national report which... 

The Right to Education Movements and Policies: Promises and Realities

The Right to Education Movements and Policies: Promises and Realities

16th January 2018 The year 2018 marks the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), which was adopted by the global community in 1948.... 

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DBE: Basic Education condemns initiation practices in schools

DBE: Basic Education condemns initiation practices in schools

19th January 2018 The Department of Basic Education condemns in the strongest terms the use of initiation practices in schools. These are often violent and... 

DBE: Minister Angie Motshekga condemns murder of teacher

DBE: Minister Angie Motshekga condemns murder of teacher

19th January 2018 The Minister of Basic Education, Mrs Angie Motshekga is horrified by reports that a 15 year old Grade 8 pupil from the Northern Cape allegedly... 

SA: Premier Supra Mahumapelo sends condolences on passing of Kgosi Lucas Mangope

SA: Premier Supra Mahumapelo sends condolences on passing of Kgosi Lucas Mangope

19th January 2018 Premier SOR Mahumapelo has on behalf of the Bokone Bophirima Provincial Government expressed heartfelt condolences on the passing of Kgosi Lucas... 

DA: Michele Clarke on Zama Zama Crisis: DA calls for holistic approach

DA: Michele Clarke on Zama Zama Crisis: DA calls for holistic approach

19th January 2018 The DA condemns the brutal killing of five women suspected to be involved in illegal mining activity near Crystal Park in Benoni by alleged gang... 

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The "PITfalls" identified by SARS' 2017 Tax Statistics

11th January 2018 National Treasury and the South African Revenue Service released the 10th annual edition of the tax statistics for South Africa on 12 December... 

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation and Parliamentary Update - December 2017

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation and Parliamentary Update - December 2017

10th January 2018 National Environmental Management: Waste Act 59 of 2008 1. Call on the Paper Packaging Industry, Electrical Industry and the Lighting Industry to... 

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... 

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