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Eskom wage negotiations enter final day

By: African News Agency      21st June 2018 Wage negotiations between Eskom and trade unions will on Thursday enter the final day after workers rejected the 4.7% wage offer from the embattled... 

Eskom wage negotiations enter final day
ANC decides on new North West premier

ANC decides on new North West premier

By: News24Wire      21st June 2018 The African National Congress's (ANC's) National Working Committee (NWC) has decided on 70-year-old Job Mokgoro as the North West premier. Mokgoro,... 

Motsoaledi to unveil crucial health bills

Motsoaledi to unveil crucial health bills

By: News24Wire      21st June 2018 Universal health care may become a reality as Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi gears up to present two bills to the public on Thursday. The Medical... 

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 Food security under threat in Kenya

Food security under threat in Kenya

18th June 2018 In Kenya, food consumption is outpacing food production. According to a new Institute for Security Studies report, annual agricultural production... 

Imagery and identities in Mandela’s leadership (Part 3)

Imagery and identities in Mandela’s leadership (Part 3)

18th June 2018 From early in his life Nelson Mandela was very conscious of who he was, in relation to others, his identity or identities and the imagery that he... 

Forgotten Youths (Youth Living In Small Towns)

Forgotten Youths (Youth Living In Small Towns)

15th June 2018 From my observations, I note that as young people we often complain about how youth programs are limited to youth month only. Of course it is... 

Eskom strike and public sector strike

Eskom strike and public sector strike

15th June 2018 A few minutes before the first whistle marking the beginning of the 2018 World Cup, both social media and soccer enthusiasts complained about the... 

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Leave No Girl Behind in Africa – Discrimination in Education against Pregnant Girls and Adolescent Mothers

Leave No Girl Behind in Africa – Discrimination in Education against Pregnant Girls and Adolescent Mothers

14th June 2018 The African continent has the highest adolescent pregnancy rates in the world, according to the United Nations. Every year, thousands of girls... 

Resilience and sustainable poverty escapes in Nepal

Resilience and sustainable poverty escapes in Nepal

13th June 2018 Nepal experienced considerable poverty reduction over the last two decades. However, over the same period, several factors including low economic... 

Submission To Parliament’s Constitutional Review Committee In Re: Expropriation Without Compensation

Submission To Parliament’s Constitutional Review Committee In Re: Expropriation Without Compensation

8th June 2018 The Joint Constitutional Review Committee has called for written public submissions on the review of section 25 of the Constitution in order to... 

Just Energy Transition: Community Ownership and the Future of Renewable Energy Systems

Just Energy Transition: Community Ownership and the Future of Renewable Energy Systems

8th June 2018 South Africa’s energy sector is a major contributor to the country’s Green House Gas (GHG) emissions, given its dependence on fossil fuels for... 

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Statements

DA: Grant Twigg says the people should not pay for De Lille's legal fees

DA: Grant Twigg says the people should not pay for De Lille's legal fees

Updated 4 hours ago The DA is stunned by Patricia de Lille’s desperate attempts to make the people of Cape Town pay for her personal legal fees. We applaud the... 

SA: Labour warns public of social media scam

SA: Labour warns public of social media scam

Updated 4 hours ago The Department of Labour has noted a poster with its logo which is making rounds on social media platforms, informing unemployed youth to take... 

CPS: Swaziland’s Finance Bill a declaration of war against the people

CPS: Swaziland’s Finance Bill a declaration of war against the people

Updated 4 hours ago The Communist Party of Swaziland is not surprised by the open declaration of war against the people by the Mswati III regime through its Finance... 

Denel: Denel: Bad faith bargaining staff salaries for June at risk

Denel: Denel: Bad faith bargaining staff salaries for June at risk

Updated 4 hours ago The trade union UASA has been engaged in salary negotiations at a centralised level with Denel Management since the beginning of April 2018. The... 

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Press Offices

Expanded Legal Content Now Available to Navigate Africa’s Business Terrain

Expanded Legal Content Now Available to Navigate Africa’s Business Terrain

18th June 2018 Africa’s heightened economic momentum is widely recognised, with the continent now well entrenched as one of the favoured global destinations for... 

Best years ahead for capital raising in Africa

Best years ahead for capital raising in Africa

15th June 2018 Domestic and cross-border Initial Public Offering (IPO) capital raising by African issuers in the first half of 2018 (H1)  increased by 33%... 

Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa strengthens Durban team with senior appointment

Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa strengthens Durban team with senior appointment

14th June 2018 Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has announced the appointment of Ian Petherbridge, as director in the Durban office.   Ian will be focussing... 

A constitutional endorsement for direct democracy in customary law

A constitutional endorsement for direct democracy in customary law

14th June 2018 In the Royal Bafokeng Nation "a king is a king by virtue of the people" (kgosi ke kgosi ka morafe). This was endorsed by the South African High... 

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