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UN pays tribute to Mandela’s legacy

By: African News Agency      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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Revolutionary solar-power desalination plant could provide cheaper option, but it needs space

Revolutionary solar-power desalination plant could provide cheaper option, but it needs space

By: News24Wire      18th July 2018 The new solar-powered desalination plant under construction at Witsand on the southern Cape coast will produce water at a cost of only R7 to R8 a... 

 Protesters challenge Zille to spend 67 minutes for Mandela Day inside erected shack

Protesters challenge Zille to spend 67 minutes for Mandela Day inside erected shack

By: News24Wire      18th July 2018 At 03:30 on Wednesday morning, about 15 protesters built a shack outside Leeuwenhof, the official residence of Western Cape Premier Helen Zille,... 

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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

Insights of rating agencies and thinking on the ground

Insights of rating agencies and thinking on the ground

16th July 2018 When Cyril Ramaphosa became state president, he inherited leadership in a state with a massive debt. Indebtedness hovers everywhere and seeps into... 

Rediscovering Mandela

Rediscovering Mandela

13th July 2018 The great leadership challenge of our times is to make the correct decisions, and implement them, in a world that is increasingly failing to... 

A big moment for Africa: why the MeerKAT -- and astronomy -- matter

A big moment for Africa: why the MeerKAT -- and astronomy -- matter

13th July 2018 Astronomy in Africa will take a giant leap forward with the unveiling of the 64-dish MeerKAT array in South Africa on July 13. The MeerKAT will be... 

ANC won't fix internal strife unless it addresses root causes of discontent

ANC won't fix internal strife unless it addresses root causes of discontent

13th July 2018 South Africa’s governing party, the African National Congress (ANC), is in crisis less than a year before a general election expected to be held in... 

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 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.... 

Arbitrary Treatment of Unaccompanied Migrant Children in Paris

Arbitrary Treatment of Unaccompanied Migrant Children in Paris

6th July 2018 On a typical night, some 200 or more unaccompanied migrant children sleep on the streets of Paris. In large part, these children are homeless as a... 

The role and vulnerabilities of older people in drought in East Africa: progress, challenges and opportunities for a more inclusive humanitarian response

The role and vulnerabilities of older people in drought in East Africa: progress, challenges and opportunities for a more inclusive humanitarian response

5th July 2018 Whilst older people have special needs, they also have unique skills, experiences and roles within their families, communities and societies. These... 

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Statements

SA: Parliament on Nelson Mandela International Day

SA: Parliament on Nelson Mandela International Day

18th July 2018 Madiba’s birthday today is particularly special as it marks 100 years since his birth. This year we are also celebrating the centenary birthday of... 

DA: #SendTheArmyNow to Bonteheuwel

DA: #SendTheArmyNow to Bonteheuwel

18th July 2018 The ANC-led national government has allowed gangsterism and drugs to spiral out of control throughout our communities. Sadly today another woman... 

DA: SABC Inquiry: DA calls for equitable election coverage for all major political parties

DA: SABC Inquiry: DA calls for equitable election coverage for all major political parties

18th July 2018 Today, the DA made its submissions to the SABC’s Commission of Inquiry into political and editorial interferences at the public broadcaster. Our... 

Brand SA: Brand SA partners with the South African High Commission in Kenya to Commemorate International Nelson Mandela Day

Brand SA: Brand SA partners with the South African High Commission in Kenya to Commemorate International Nelson Mandela Day

18th July 2018 Hundreds of children gathered with diplomats, government officials and business leaders today at the United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON) to... 

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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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