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Civil society coalition launch to call for ‘National Day of No Confidence’ in President Zuma

By: African News Agency      31st July 2017 A group of calling themselves “patrons” that includes prominent personalities Sheila Sisulu, Mavuso Msimang, Zwelinzima Vavi, Bruce Fordyce and... 

Civil society coalition launch to call for ‘National Day of No Confidence’ in President Zuma
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'You are serving at Mugabe's will,' Grace tells hubby's VPs

'You are serving at Mugabe's will,' Grace tells hubby's VPs

By: News24Wire      31st July 2017 Zimbabwe's First Lady Grace Mugabe has warned her husband's deputies that they risk losing their jobs if they do not perform to the expectations of... 

Second sitting of Ahmed Timol death inquest resumes

Second sitting of Ahmed Timol death inquest resumes

By: News24Wire      31st July 2017 The second sitting of the inquest looking into anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol’s death at John Vorster Square in 1971 will resume on Monday.... 

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The ANC’s January 8 anniversary statement: then and now

The ANC’s January 8 anniversary statement: then and now 

9th January 2017 Until the 1990s, the ANC’s January 8 anniversary statement was a very important day in the calendar for very many people. For my generation, and... 

Africa is poised for sustainable growth and development. But there are risks

Africa is poised for sustainable growth and development. But there are risks

9th January 2017 As we know, growth accelerations are pretty commonplace among developing countries. Economist Ricardo Haussman and his colleagues identified 83... 

 Peering into a murky crystal ball; where will Africa be in 2030?

Peering into a murky crystal ball; where will Africa be in 2030?

9th January 2017 Africa will miss most of the internationally-agreed Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by the target date of 2030. But it might just reach... 

Anti-vaccination blog revives debunked HPV story

Anti-vaccination blog revives debunked HPV story

9th January 2017 The post on an anti-vaccination website was damning. The headline “Bill Gates uses 30,000 Indian girls as guinea pigs to test cancer vaccine”... 

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Civil society weigh in on the UNCTAD 14 pre-conference negotiating text (April 2015)

Civil society weigh in on the UNCTAD 14 pre-conference negotiating text (April 2015)

By: Sane Dhlamini     25th April 2016 The hearing, held as part of the official preparatory process for UNCTAD's fourteenth ministerial conference (UNCTAD 14), set for 17-22 July in... 

Our Vision for Local Government (April 2016)

Our Vision for Local Government (April 2016)

25th April 2016 South Africa has made significant progress in many ways since 1994. But, our country is now at a crucial crossroads. Constitutional and democratic... 

Developing export-based manufacturing in sub-Saharan Africa (Arpril 2016)

Developing export-based manufacturing in sub-Saharan Africa (Arpril 2016)

22nd April 2016 This report describes how production, employment, trade and foreign direct investment (FDI) in the manufacturing sectors in nine selected... 

Boosting Biofuels: Sustainable Paths to Greater Energy Security (April 2016)

Boosting Biofuels: Sustainable Paths to Greater Energy Security (April 2016)

22nd April 2016 Substantial potential exists to expand both food and fuel supply in a sustainable fashion. This report examines sustainable paths for biofuel... 

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Statements

NYDA: Youth Development Agency mourns the death of Sindiso Magaqa

NYDA: Youth Development Agency mourns the death of Sindiso Magaqa

5th September 2017 The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) has received with shock and utter dismay the passing on of yet another young talented leader Sindiso... 

R2K: R2K calls for restart of  MDDA Board nomination process

R2K: R2K calls for restart of MDDA Board nomination process

5th September 2017 The heart of community media lies in MDDA hands. The Right2Know Campaign is therefore extremely concerned about the current MDDA board nomination... 

SA: Scopa turns National Treasury officials away

SA: Scopa turns National Treasury officials away

5th September 2017 The Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) today requested National Treasury officials, who were in Parliament to brief the Committee on... 

EFF: Malema's response on the passing of Sindiso Magaqa

EFF: Malema's response on the passing of Sindiso Magaqa

5th September 2017 When I received the news of the passing of Comrade Sindiso Magaqa last night, I was on my way to a meeting. The phone call carrying these sad news... 

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Press Offices

Is there a limit to the powers of trustees to determine the mode of payment of a death benefit to a major beneficiary

Is there a limit to the powers of trustees to determine the mode of payment of a death benefit to a major beneficiary

5th April 2016 The Pension Fund Adjudicator’s decision in the matter of Mahomed v Argus Provident Fund [2016] JOL 35406 (PFA) dealt with dissatisfaction with the... 

Labour Appeal Court finds against Amcu in long-running labour battle, but this is unlikely to be the last word on the matter

Labour Appeal Court finds against Amcu in long-running labour battle, but this is unlikely to be the last word on the matter

4th April 2016 An important decision by the Labour Appeal Court was made last week to finally determine the long-running dispute between the Association of... 

President Zuma ordered to pay back the money

President Zuma ordered to pay back the money

4th April 2016 Economic Freedom Fighters v Speaker of National Assembly and Others; Democratic Alliance v Speaker of the National Assembly and Others [2016] ZACC... 

Have your interests been ignored? The remedy provided to you by the Companies Act

Have your interests been ignored? The remedy provided to you by the Companies Act

4th April 2016 A shareholder or director may be assisted by the courts if their interests are oppressed, unfairly prejudiced, or unfairly disregarded either by... 

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