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Council refers EFF expulsions to IEC

By: African News Agency      9th October 2017 The Independent Electoral Commission of SA (IEC) would be notified of vacancies after the expulsion of Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) Mogale City... 

Council refers EFF expulsions to IEC
Liberia to begin voting

Liberia to begin voting

By: News24Wire      9th October 2017 Liberians will go to the polls on Tuesday to elect a successor to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who is stepping down after 12 years in office.... 

Improving miners’ lives best way of honouring Marikana victims: Zuma

Improving miners’ lives best way of honouring Marikana victims: Zuma

By: African News Agency      9th October 2017 President Jacob Zuma has said he would not declare a commemorative day to mark the killing of miners at Marikana five years ago, as the most... 

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Is it so bad in Nigeria’s north-east that almost all children under 5 have died?

Is it so bad in Nigeria’s north-east that almost all children under 5 have died?

28th February 2017 The terror group Boko Haram has put Nigeria on the world map for the wrong reasons. The group’s atrocities range from the abduction of 200 school... 

South Africa needs to do more to plug its deficit than target the rich

South Africa needs to do more to plug its deficit than target the rich

27th February 2017 Faced with a growing deficit, depressed revenue generators and a limited tax pool, South Africa’s finance minister, Pravin Gordhan, once again... 

 The AU’s new institutional reforms: implications for its relations with China

The AU’s new institutional reforms: implications for its relations with China

27th February 2017 Today’s global political landscape is characterised by a number of disruptions to the status quo. A challenge to democracy revealed itself in the... 

Is South Africa ‘feeding its people toxins’, as the IFP alleges?

Is South Africa ‘feeding its people toxins’, as the IFP alleges?

27th February 2017 “Why is South Africa poisoning its people?” asked Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, the leader of the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP), in a statement... 

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Working Paper 237 - Decomposing Sources of Productivity Change in Small-Scale Farming in Ethiopia (June 2016)

Working Paper 237 - Decomposing Sources of Productivity Change in Small-Scale Farming in Ethiopia (June 2016)

8th June 2016 The average farm size in Ethiopia is shrinking and the option for expanding the land frontier is also very limited. As a result, increasing farm... 

CEB Inter-Agency Cluster on Trade and Productive Capacity (June 2016)

CEB Inter-Agency Cluster on Trade and Productive Capacity (June 2016)

7th June 2016 The Chief Executives Board for Coordination (CEB) Inter-Agency Cluster onTrade and Productive Capacity is an inter-agency mechanism dedicated to... 

The capabilities of finance ministries (June 2016)

The capabilities of finance ministries (June 2016)

7th June 2016 All countries have a finance ministry. If one organisational feature defines what makes a state a state, it is a central unit that handles income... 

Space, Soil and Status: Insights from The Aprm into The Governance of Land in Africa

Space, Soil and Status: Insights from The Aprm into The Governance of Land in Africa

6th June 2016 Land is central to Africa’s fortunes, and thus has occupied a prominent place in the inquiries of Africa’s home-grown governance review system, the... 

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Statements

DA: Stevens Mokgalapa says DA strongly condemns Libyan slave trade

DA: Stevens Mokgalapa says DA strongly condemns Libyan slave trade

30th November 2017 The DA strongly condemns the inhumane slave trade of migrant workers in Libya. This horrid practice is a violation of human rights and we call for... 

SA: MEC Gwen Ramokgopa launches first Gauteng GP Care Cell

SA: MEC Gwen Ramokgopa launches first Gauteng GP Care Cell

29th November 2017 The Gauteng MEC for Health, Dr Gwen Ramokgopa together with the Foundation for Professional Development (FPD); USAID and Professional Provider... 

SA: Mineral Resources Committee accepts Minister Zwane's apology

SA: Mineral Resources Committee accepts Minister Zwane's apology

29th November 2017 The Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources, which was to have listened to Minister Mosebenzi Zwane’s response to allegations of state capture,... 

dti: Minister Davies to attend AU Ministers of Trade Meeting

dti: Minister Davies to attend AU Ministers of Trade Meeting

29th November 2017 The Minister Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies will today leave for Niamey, Niger to participate in the 4th African Union (AU) Ministers of Trade... 

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Press Offices

Norton Rose Fulbright announces 39 promotions globally

Norton Rose Fulbright announces 39 promotions globally

3rd May 2016 Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has today announced a total of 37 partner promotions and two promotions to the South African equivalent of... 

South African ports - An Achilles Heel Perspective on Ports Regulation

South African ports - An Achilles Heel Perspective on Ports Regulation

By: Sane Dhlamini     29th April 2016 “In addition, in terms of the NP Act, as soon as this Act took effect, the shareholding minister should have ensured that the necessary steps were... 

From Bannister to Brevity

From Bannister to Brevity

By: Sane Dhlamini     29th April 2016 Boutique law consultancy Bannister Legal has announced the rebranding this month of their practice to Brevity Law. This change will not only see a... 

Remedies for large-scale retrenchments

Remedies for large-scale retrenchments

By: Sane Dhlamini     28th April 2016 Large-scale retrenchments seem to be happening more frequently of late. Depressed economic growth and lack of investment are only two factors that... 

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