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AfriForum to privately prosecute Thandi Modise over animal cruelty

By: News24Wire      19th July 2018 Lobby group AfriForum has announced that it will privately prosecute chairperson of the National Council of Provinces Thandi Modise in connection... 

AfriForum to privately prosecute Thandi Modise over animal cruelty
Chairperson of the NCOP Thandi Modise
 Brics story largely untold in Africa, Brics Media Forum told

Brics story largely untold in Africa, Brics Media Forum told

By: African News Agency      19th July 2018 The Brics story remained largely untold in Africa, delegates attending a Brics Media Forum in Cape Town were told on Thursday. Addressing delegated... 

 Do not touch traditional land, Constitutional Review Committee hears in Rustenburg

Do not touch traditional land, Constitutional Review Committee hears in Rustenburg

By: African News Agency      19th July 2018 Land under the control of traditional leaders should not be taken away, a parliamentary committee on the review of section 25 of the Constitution... 

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Nelson Mandela 100

 Germany, SA issue bilateral postage stamp to honour Mandela

Germany, SA issue bilateral postage stamp to honour Mandela

18th July 2018 The German Post and the South African Post Office issued a bilateral stamp on Wednesday on what would have been the 100th birthday of the first... 

 Deputy President Mabuza hands over Mandela Day houses

Deputy President Mabuza hands over Mandela Day houses

18th July 2018 There were cheers of excitement in Amsterdam, in Mpumalanga on Wednesday as Deputy President David Mabuza met senior citizens as part of annual... 

 Mbeki says Mandela's legacy poses a challenge to all South Africans

Mbeki says Mandela's legacy poses a challenge to all South Africans

18th July 2018 Former president Thabo Mbeki said on Wednesday that the legacy left by anti-apartheid icon and former statesman Nelson Mandela posed a serious... 

UN pays tribute to Mandela’s legacy

UN pays tribute to Mandela’s legacy

18th July 2018 As the world prepares to mark the legacy of Nelson Mandela on Wednesday on the 100th anniversary of his birth the United Nations has paid tribute... 

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Opinions

 Tackling graft through a strong criminal justice system

Tackling graft through a strong criminal justice system

18th July 2018 Can South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa contribute to Nelson Mandela’s vision, and improve the chances of his own New Dawn becoming a reality?... 

The Light Shines: A Poem for Madiba

The Light Shines: A Poem for Madiba

18th July 2018 The Light Shines ...   

Obama and active citizenship: why his Mandela address matters

Obama and active citizenship: why his Mandela address matters

17th July 2018 Former US President Barack Obama’s Nelson Mandela Annual lecture in honour of the centennial commemoration of Mandela’s birth is slated to be his... 

Blame politicians, not Mandela, for South Africa's unfinished business

Blame politicians, not Mandela, for South Africa's unfinished business

17th July 2018 July 2018 marks Nelson Mandela’s centenary year. Why is he still so revered across the world? The answer simply is that he is widely regarded as... 

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Migration as an opportunity: evidence of labour migration initiatives

Migration as an opportunity: evidence of labour migration initiatives

12th July 2018 In partnership with the London School of Economics (LSE), we conducted a wide literature review looking for evidence of public- and private-sector... 

Achieving equal access to justice for all by 2030: lessons from global funds

Achieving equal access to justice for all by 2030: lessons from global funds

12th July 2018 Access to justice is associated with economic growth and social development and its provision is a core state function. But billions of people have... 

‘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... 

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Statements

SA: President Ramaphosa receives courtesy call from President Xi Jinping of China

SA: President Ramaphosa receives courtesy call from President Xi Jinping of China

19th July 2018 His Excellency President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Tuesday, 24 July 2018, host the President of the People’s Republic of China, His Excellency Mr Xi... 

SA: Minister Motshekga thanks South Africans for giving generously to education during Mandela Month

SA: Minister Motshekga thanks South Africans for giving generously to education during Mandela Month

19th July 2018 The Minister of Basic Education, Mrs Angie Motshekga has thanked the South Africans at large for their contributions to education as the nation... 

AfriForum: Gerrie Nel to prosecute Thandi Modise on charges of animal abuse

AfriForum: Gerrie Nel to prosecute Thandi Modise on charges of animal abuse

19th July 2018 AfriForum and the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NSPCA) today announced during a media conference that Adv. Gerrie Nel,... 

DA: Daniëlskuil SAPO shutdown hurts community and grant recipients

DA: Daniëlskuil SAPO shutdown hurts community and grant recipients

19th July 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) is concerned that the South African Post Office (SAPO) branch in Daniëlskuil, which has been closed down for the past... 

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Press Offices

New Competition Amendment Bill gives Govt the right to block foreign investment in SA

New Competition Amendment Bill gives Govt the right to block foreign investment in SA

12th July 2018 On 12 July 2018, the South African Minister of Economic Development tabled the new Competition Bill, 2018 before Parliament, which proposes various... 

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... 

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