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Unisa celebrates Mandela centenary

By: Thabi Madiba     Updated 7 hours ago The University of South Africa (Unisa) said on Monday it was keen and honoured to celebrate the life and times of one of the illustrious alumni of... 

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Eritrea reopens embassy in Addis Ababa in fresh sign of thaw with Ethiopia

Eritrea reopens embassy in Addis Ababa in fresh sign of thaw with Ethiopia

By: Reuters     Updated 5 hours ago Eritrea reopened its embassy in Ethiopia on Monday in further evidence of a rapid thaw between two countries that a week ago ended two decades of... 

New mining fund raising R750m to co-finance ancillary mine projects

New mining fund raising R750m to co-finance ancillary mine projects

By: Martin Creamer     Updated 4 hours ago In an economic environment of tight capital allocation and bank pull back from mining finance, the new tax-incentivised CCP 12 J Mining Fund is... 

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Nelson Mandela 100

Rediscovering Mandela

Rediscovering Mandela

13th July 2018 The great leadership challenge of our times is to make the correct decisions, and implement them, in a world that is increasingly failing to... 

Lessons from Mandela’s leadership (Part 5)

Lessons from Mandela’s leadership (Part 5)

11th July 2018 In part five of the Mandela series, Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Polity's Thabi Madiba about the lessons from Mandela’s leadership. Click... 

Interrogating the effectiveness and sustainability of CSI initiatives

Interrogating the effectiveness and sustainability of CSI initiatives

10th July 2018 For the past couple of years there has been an up-roar by young people on various social media platforms about the ‘missing of the plot’ of... 

Lessons from Mandela’s leadership (Part 5)

Lessons from Mandela’s leadership (Part 5)

9th July 2018 This series has repeatedly referred to the problem of celebrating Nelson Mandela without articulating the qualities that attached to him, that... 

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Opinions

ANC won't fix internal strife unless it addresses root causes of discontent

ANC won't fix internal strife unless it addresses root causes of discontent

13th July 2018 South Africa’s governing party, the African National Congress (ANC), is in crisis less than a year before a general election expected to be held in... 

 The potentially more sinister threat in Boko Haram’s split

The potentially more sinister threat in Boko Haram’s split

13th July 2018 Boko Haram’s split in 2016 saw the emergence of two distinct jihadist movements, with divergent operating methods, in the Lake Chad region. Boko... 

Young Nigerians have made their mark, but odds are still with the old in 2019

Young Nigerians have made their mark, but odds are still with the old in 2019

12th July 2018 The presidency of Muhammadu Buhari continues to lay claim to achievements in the fight against corruption in Nigeria as well as the war against... 

Ethiopia's Ahmed is driving change at speed. Now the hard work must begin

Ethiopia's Ahmed is driving change at speed. Now the hard work must begin

12th July 2018 Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed rose to office after an internal party struggle led by his reform partners within the Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary... 

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‘Leaving no one behind’ through enabling climate-resilient economic development in dryland regions

‘Leaving no one behind’ through enabling climate-resilient economic development in dryland regions

11th July 2018 ‘Leave no one behind’ is a principle central to achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. This policy briefing, based on five years’... 

Fair Progress? – Economic Mobility Across Generations Around the World

Fair Progress? – Economic Mobility Across Generations Around the World

11th July 2018 Fair Progress? Economic Mobility Across Generations Around the World looks at an issue that has gotten much attention in the developed world, but... 

Water and sanitation, migration and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Water and sanitation, migration and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

10th July 2018 This briefing considers the impact of migration on a variety of WASH-related Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), chiefly SDG 6: 'to ensure... 

Energy, migration and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Energy, migration and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

10th July 2018 This briefing considers the direct and indirect relationships between migration and energy services in places of origin and destination, and how... 

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Statements

DHA: Home Affairs on live-capture system upgrade

DHA: Home Affairs on live-capture system upgrade

Updated 5 hours ago As announced on Wednesday, 11 July, the Department of Home Affairs started upgrading its live-capture system last Friday, 13 July 2018, to enable... 

Brand SA: Brand SA joins business engage to host the centenary business summit in honour the of Nelson Mandela

Brand SA: Brand SA joins business engage to host the centenary business summit in honour the of Nelson Mandela

Updated 5 hours ago Brand South Africa collaborated with Business Engage, and other business stakeholders to host an interactive dialogue in commemoration of Nelson... 

DA: DA-led coalition in Nelson Mandela Bay remains united and focused on delivery

DA: DA-led coalition in Nelson Mandela Bay remains united and focused on delivery

Updated 6 hours ago The DA-led coalition in Nelson Mandela Bay remains united and focused on delivering services to the people of the city. Coalition governments are... 

DA: Reckless former Gauteng HOD appointed as Minister Susan Shabangu’s lieutenant

DA: Reckless former Gauteng HOD appointed as Minister Susan Shabangu’s lieutenant

Updated 6 hours ago The DA is deeply concerned by the appointment of former Gauteng Head of Department for Roads and Transport, Benedicta Monama, as a special advisor... 

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Press Offices

New Executive Appointments at LexisNexis South Africa

New Executive Appointments at LexisNexis South Africa

11th July 2018 Stephen Okelo-Odongo as Chief Operating Officer, while Gcobisa Ntshona has been appointed as Human Resources Director. “The appointment of a COO is... 

Making The Digital World Work For Your Business

Making The Digital World Work For Your Business

10th July 2018 Gone are the days when office hours were from 9 to 5 and employees spent the working day under one roof. Technology has changed everything and... 

Importance of diversity in board members

Importance of diversity in board members

10th July 2018 Recently there has been a growing call for more diversity in the boardroom. Many boardrooms across the country are filled with a fairly homogenous... 

Roger Federer still able to surprise after all these years

Roger Federer still able to surprise after all these years

10th July 2018 Tennis fans flock to courtsides and televisions to watch Swiss tennis sensation Roger Federer and instantly recognize the iconic RF Logo that has... 

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