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Denel CFO placed on special leave

By: Creamer Media Reporter      Updated 7 hours ago Denel CFO Odwa Mhlwana has been placed on special leave pending a disciplinary process into allegations of misconduct against him. Denel on Monday... 

Denel CFO placed on special leave
Eskom says low probability of day-time load-shedding

Eskom says low probability of day-time load-shedding

By: African News Agency      18th June 2018 State electricity company Eskom said on Monday there is a low probability of rotational load-shedding during the day as a result of power station... 

 ANC wishes former president Mbeki happy birthday

ANC wishes former president Mbeki happy birthday

By: African News Agency      Updated 6 hours ago South Africa's ruling party on Monday wished former party and State president Thabo Mbeki a happy birthday. "The ANC [African National Congress]... 

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Forgotten Youths (Youth Living In Small Towns)

Forgotten Youths (Youth Living In Small Towns)

15th June 2018 From my observations, I note that as young people we often complain about how youth programs are limited to youth month only. Of course it is... 

Eskom strike and public sector strike

Eskom strike and public sector strike

15th June 2018 A few minutes before the first whistle marking the beginning of the 2018 World Cup, both social media and soccer enthusiasts complained about the... 

What to look for when assessing South Africa's president, Ramaphosa

What to look for when assessing South Africa's president, Ramaphosa

15th June 2018 Now that Cyril Ramaphosa has served as South Africa’s president for more than three months, many pundits and ordinary citizens are assessing his... 

 Is another Boko Haram or al-Shabaab erupting in Mozambique?

Is another Boko Haram or al-Shabaab erupting in Mozambique?

15th June 2018 A sudden upsurge in brutal violence in northern Mozambique, including the beheadings of women and children, has sounded alarms that a violent... 

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The failure of France and Italy to help refugees and other migrants stranded at the border in Ventimiglia

The failure of France and Italy to help refugees and other migrants stranded at the border in Ventimiglia

15th June 2018 In Ventimiglia, near the border between Italy and France, refugees and other migrants are living rough, without access to the most basic services.... 

Resilience and sustainable poverty escapes in rural Kenya

Resilience and sustainable poverty escapes in rural Kenya

14th June 2018 Official poverty figures for Kenya put poverty incidence at 36% in 2015/16 – a reduction in poverty of 11 percentage points since 2005/06 – however... 

Leave No Girl Behind in Africa – Discrimination in Education against Pregnant Girls and Adolescent Mothers

Leave No Girl Behind in Africa – Discrimination in Education against Pregnant Girls and Adolescent Mothers

14th June 2018 The African continent has the highest adolescent pregnancy rates in the world, according to the United Nations. Every year, thousands of girls... 

Resilience and sustainable poverty escapes in Nepal

Resilience and sustainable poverty escapes in Nepal

13th June 2018 Nepal experienced considerable poverty reduction over the last two decades. However, over the same period, several factors including low economic... 

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Statements

DA: Mmusi Maimane on Vrede Dairy Farm: ANC corruption being protected by the Public Protector

DA: Mmusi Maimane on Vrede Dairy Farm: ANC corruption being protected by the Public Protector

18th June 2018 The Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s Answering Affidavit to the DA’s legal challenge to her Vrede Dairy Farm report is an embarrassing... 

SA: Labour Department embarks on a two week-long blitz inspections programme

SA: Labour Department embarks on a two week-long blitz inspections programme

18th June 2018 Gauteng Department of Labour will embark on two weeks long blitz inspections from today, June 18- 29 targeting  malls around Tshwane area  to... 

AfriForum: AfriForum lays criminal charges regarding racist attacks on social media

AfriForum: AfriForum lays criminal charges regarding racist attacks on social media

18th June 2018 The civil rights organisation AfriForum today submitted criminal charges against two police officials and a former member of the South African... 

FEDUSA: FEDUSA implores Gordhan to intervene in SA express June salaries crisis

FEDUSA: FEDUSA implores Gordhan to intervene in SA express June salaries crisis

18th June 2018 The Federation of Unions of South Africa (FEDUSA) has appealed to Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan to provide emergency funding to help... 

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Press Offices

A constitutional endorsement for direct democracy in customary law

A constitutional endorsement for direct democracy in customary law

14th June 2018 In the Royal Bafokeng Nation "a king is a king by virtue of the people" (kgosi ke kgosi ka morafe). This was endorsed by the South African High... 

The robot lawyer is coming - redesigning the business of law in Africa

The robot lawyer is coming - redesigning the business of law in Africa

14th June 2018 Being a good lawyer is no longer enough. In uncertain times, and an increasingly complex world, the market has begun demanding a new pace and scale... 

Intestate Succession: The Legal Consequences of not leaving a valid Will

Intestate Succession: The Legal Consequences of not leaving a valid Will

13th June 2018 The Intestate Succession Act 81 of 1987 (hereinafter the “Act”) regulates the circumstances where a person dies without a Will or where a person... 

IFLR1000 Women Leaders Guide 2018 recognises Webber Wentzel

IFLR1000 Women Leaders Guide 2018 recognises Webber Wentzel

13th June 2018 The IFLR1000 recognised Sally Hutton, Karen Couzyn, Safiyya Patel and Angela Simpson as part of this year’s Women Leaders. Women Leaders is a new... 

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