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Botswana nationals being recruited for 'expertise' in blasting cash-in-transit vans – Cele

By: News24Wire      19th July 2018 Police Minister Bheki Cele says Botswana nationals are well known for their expertise in the blasting of vans during cash-in-transit heists. "We... 

Botswana nationals being recruited for 'expertise' in blasting cash-in-transit vans – Cele
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AfriForum to privately prosecute Thandi Modise over animal cruelty

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... 

 Constitutional Review Committee to wrap up NWest public hearings on land

Constitutional Review Committee to wrap up NWest public hearings on land

By: African News Agency      19th July 2018 Community members are filing in at the Rustenburg Civic Centre to participate in the last leg of public hearings in the North West province on a... 

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Nelson Mandela 100

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... 

Madiba's light shone so brightly – Obama

Madiba's light shone so brightly – Obama

18th July 2018 Madiba's light shone so brightly, even from that narrow Robben Island cell, said the 44th US President Barack Obama during the sixteenth annual... 

I believe in Nelson Mandela’s vision – Obama

I believe in Nelson Mandela’s vision – Obama

17th July 2018 “I believe in Nelson Mandela’s vision,” former US President Barack Obama said during the sixteenth annual Nelson Mandela Lecture, on Tuesday. The... 

Madiba belonged to the world – Ramaphosa

Madiba belonged to the world – Ramaphosa

17th July 2018 South Africans and people around the world are humbled and privileged to be participating in this celebration of the centenary of Nelson Mandela,... 

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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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Water and sanitation, migration and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Water and sanitation, migration and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

10th July 2018 This briefing considers the impact of migration on a variety of WASH-related Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), chiefly SDG 6: 'to ensure... 

Energy, migration and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Energy, migration and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

10th July 2018 This briefing considers the direct and indirect relationships between migration and energy services in places of origin and destination, and how... 

 Coming of age digitally – Learning, leadership, and legacy

Coming of age digitally – Learning, leadership, and legacy

9th July 2018 Based on a global survey of more than 4,300 managers, executives, and analysts and 17 interviews with executives and thought leaders, MIT Sloan... 

Torture and other Human Rights Abuses in Jail Ogaden, Somali Regional State, Ethiopia

Torture and other Human Rights Abuses in Jail Ogaden, Somali Regional State, Ethiopia

6th July 2018 In the heart of the eastern city of Jijiga, just five minutes from the University, lies one of the most notorious detention centers in Ethiopia.... 

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Statements

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... 

DA: DA calls for ANC Cash-Heist involvement to be fully probed by the Hawks

DA: DA calls for ANC Cash-Heist involvement to be fully probed by the Hawks

19th July 2018 Yesterday’s revelations that ANC Luthuli House staff have been planning and running Cash-in-Transit heists, demand immediate investigation of all... 

SADTU: SADTU Eastern Cape denounces the deaths of boys in initiation schools

SADTU: SADTU Eastern Cape denounces the deaths of boys in initiation schools

19th July 2018 SADTU mourns with all families whose sons died or lost their manhood and limbs in initiation schools. The callous deaths of these young men causes... 

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Press Offices

Roger Federer still able to surprise after all these years

Roger Federer still able to surprise after all these years

10th July 2018 Tennis fans flock to courtsides and televisions to watch Swiss tennis sensation Roger Federer and instantly recognize the iconic RF Logo that has... 

Labour laws and the sharing economy - understanding unintended consequences

Labour laws and the sharing economy - understanding unintended consequences

9th July 2018 he sharing economy (i.e. the community based on-line market) continues to expand at a rapid pace throughout a broad range of industries with Uber... 

The National Minimum Wage Bil

The National Minimum Wage Bil

9th July 2018 The NMW Bill has been passed by the National Assembly and sent for concurrence to the National Council of Provinces. The implementation date of the... 

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation And Parliamentary Update – June 2018

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation And Parliamentary Update – June 2018

9th July 2018 Declaration of the Geosites as part of the Barberton Makhonjwa Mountains as National Heritage Sites. Published in GG 41704 Notice Number 585 dated... 

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