http://www.polity.org.za
Deepening Democracy through Access to Information

Headline News

R300m social housing project launched in Tshwane

By: Simone Liedtke     17th April 2018 As part of plans to meet the growing demand for housing in Gauteng, Human Settlements Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo on Tuesday launched the... 

R300m social housing project launched in Tshwane
Photo by Simone Liedtke
Human Settlements Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo on Tuesday launched the R300-million Thembelihle Village in Tshwane
IGI court action against Fraser to go ahead despite his move to Correctional Services

IGI court action against Fraser to go ahead despite his move to Correctional Services

By: News24Wire      17th April 2018 Despite a decision to move State Security Agency (SSA) director general Arthur Fraser to the Department of Correctional Services, Inspector-General... 

 IMF makes positive about-turn on SA growth outlook after January slash

IMF makes positive about-turn on SA growth outlook after January slash

By: News24Wire      17th April 2018 The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is upbeat about South Africa's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth in 2018, raising its forecast to 1.5%... 

Latest

More News

Opinions

Are Nigerian immigrants top of the class in the US?

Are Nigerian immigrants top of the class in the US?

27th March 2018 US president Donald Trump is misinformed about Africans, said a group that claims to represent the interests of the Nigerian diaspora.   The... 

Connecting the dots between the hike in South Africa's VAT and inflation

Connecting the dots between the hike in South Africa's VAT and inflation 

26th March 2018 South Africa is bracing itself for the first increase in Value Added Tax (VAT) in many years. The hike is part of the government’s efforts to... 

 Mali’s problems are much bigger than July’s presidential election

Mali’s problems are much bigger than July’s presidential election

26th March 2018 Four months before Mali’s 29 July presidential election takes place, the country is still mired by governance and security problems. Political,... 

Shifting political ground challenges all parties

Shifting political ground challenges all parties 

26th March 2018 The removal of Jacob Zuma as ANC and state president and some of the early steps of the Cyril Ramaphosa-led ANC and government has posed challenges... 

More Opinions

Recommendations

Land Audit Report - November 2017

Land Audit Report - November 2017

28th February 2018 The Land Audit reveals the relationship of South Africans to one another through the management of land as a resource for sustainable development... 

Abusive Conditions for Women and Children in US Immigration Holding Cells

Abusive Conditions for Women and Children in US Immigration Holding Cells

28th February 2018 United States immigration authorities routinely detain men, women, and children, including infants, in frigid holding cells, sometimes for days,... 

Public Protector Report: Lynne Brown Complaint By DA

Public Protector Report: Lynne Brown Complaint By DA

23rd February 2018 The Public Protector has released her findings into allegations of a violation of the executive member's ethics code by Minister Lynne Brown. 

 Creative Disruption: The impact of emerging technologies on the creative economy

Creative Disruption: The impact of emerging technologies on the creative economy

23rd February 2018 Artificial intelligence, augmented/virtual reality and blockchain are changing the way the content is produced, distributed and consumed. The... 

More Recommendations

Statements

SA: President Ramaphosa congratulates the new President of Cuba

SA: President Ramaphosa congratulates the new President of Cuba

20th April 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa has congratulated the new President of the Republic of Cuba, His Excellency Miguel Diaz-Canel, after the Cuban National... 

DA: Mmusi Maimane says DA to seek judicial review of Ramaphosa’s appointment of Fraser

DA: Mmusi Maimane says DA to seek judicial review of Ramaphosa’s appointment of Fraser

20th April 2018 Two days ago I put President Ramaphosa on terms regarding his appointment of the former Director-General of the State Security Agency (SSA), Arthur... 

SA: Justice and Correctional Services Committee welcomes arrests of correctional officers

SA: Justice and Correctional Services Committee welcomes arrests of correctional officers

20th April 2018 The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services has welcomed the arrests of two correctional officers yesterday, who allegedly helped... 

DA: Joe McGluwa says another Mahumapelo scandal hits North West

DA: Joe McGluwa says another Mahumapelo scandal hits North West

20th April 2018 The Democratic Alliance will send written questions to the Premier Supra Mahumapelo requesting answers about an R32 million contract that was... 

More Statements

Press Offices

Senior appointments at Norton Rose Fulbright

Senior appointments at Norton Rose Fulbright

7th March 2018 Norton Rose Fulbright has appointed Dale Cridlan as head of tax. He specialises in corporate tax, corporate restructuring, mergers and... 

The Economic Regulation of Transport Bill: Adjustments to toll fees

The Economic Regulation of Transport Bill: Adjustments to toll fees

7th March 2018 The draft Economic Regulation of Transport Bill (the “Bill”) was released on 12 February 2018 by the Department of Transport for public comment.... 

Fighting the legacy of gender inequality and the wage gap

Fighting the legacy of gender inequality and the wage gap

7th March 2018 On 22 January 2018, at the ripe old age of 90 Minnie Mouse received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. This was 40 years after her male... 

 New international standard a key feature in ENSafrica’s latest anti-bribery and corruption survey

New international standard a key feature in ENSafrica’s latest anti-bribery and corruption survey

7th March 2018 A key feature of ENSafrica’s fourth annual anti-bribery and corruption (“ABC”) survey was understanding whether organisations were familiar with... 

More Press Offices

Latest Videos

Dictatorland: The Men Who Stole Africa – Paul Kenyon

Tell Me Your Story – Ruda Landman

Incorruptible – The story of the murders of Dulcie September, Anton Lubowski and Chris Hani

More Videos

Latest Podcast

Daily Podcast – April 26, 2018

Previous Podcasts


About

Polity.org.za is a product of Creamer Media.
www.creamermedia.co.za

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Engineering News
Mining Weekly
Research Channel Africa

Read more

Subscriptions

We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store

Advertise

Advertising on Polity.org.za is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email advertising@creamermedia.co.za

View options
Free daily email newsletter Register Now
close
Register for Free to receive Polity's
Daily Email Newsletter
Register Now
Register for Creamer Media's other Daily Newsletters