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Eskom’s ‘death spiral’ under the microscope

By: Terence Creamer     21st November 2017 A major topic of discussion during recent public hearings into Eskom’s 2018/19 revenue application, was whether a further double-digit tariff hike... 

Eskom’s ‘death spiral’ under the microscope
 'Do honourable thing' and step aside, Khama asks Mugabe in open letter

'Do honourable thing' and step aside, Khama asks Mugabe in open letter

By: African News Agency      21st November 2017 Botswana's President Ian Khama has reiterated his call for his Zimbabwean counterpart Robert Mugabe to step down in an open letter released on... 

'Confidential' council meeting to discuss City of Cape Town corruption allegations

'Confidential' council meeting to discuss City of Cape Town corruption allegations

By: News24Wire      21st November 2017 Tender irregularities, disciplinary action against senior staff members and the shutdown of a forensic investigation are expected to be discussed... 

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Mnangagwa and the military may mean more bad news for Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa and the military may mean more bad news for Zimbabwe

17th November 2017 The military has taken control of the national broadcaster, troops are in the streets and the president is being held in a secure environment. All... 

 Good coup, bad coup?

Good coup, bad coup?

17th November 2017 Uncertainty, intrigue and fake news have characterised recent days and events in Zimbabwe. Following the confirmation of a bloodless military coup... 

We have a demand  problem, Minister

We have a demand problem, Minister

17th November 2017 National Energy Regulator of South Africa and Eskom executives will naturally be relieved that hearings into the State-owned utility’s revenue... 

A military coup is afoot in Zimbabwe. What's next for the embattled nation?

A military coup is afoot in Zimbabwe. What's next for the embattled nation?

16th November 2017 Nobody is safe from the rages of Zimbabwe’s First Lady, “Dr. Amai” Grace Mugabe. There was the young South African model Grace lashed with... 

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What About The Boy Child?

What About The Boy Child?

15th November 2017 It is easy to overlook the experiences of boy children. Literature from East Africa suggests that there is disproportionate emphasis on the rights... 

Abuse of Tanzanian Domestic Workers in Oman and the United Arab Emirates

Abuse of Tanzanian Domestic Workers in Oman and the United Arab Emirates

14th November 2017 Thousands of Tanzanian women toil as domestic workers in the Middle East, cleaning, caring, and cooking for their employer’s families. Each year,... 

Davis Tax Committee final reports

Davis Tax Committee final reports

13th November 2017 The Davis Tax Committee (DTC) is pleased to announce that the Minister of Finance has granted approval for it to publish its reports that have been... 

Report of Commission of Inquiry into the Feasibility of making High Education and Training Fee-free in South Africa

Report of Commission of Inquiry into the Feasibility of making High Education and Training Fee-free in South Africa

13th November 2017 On 14 January 2016, President Jacob Zuma established a Commission of Inquiry into Higher Education and Training in order to add into the body of... 

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Statements

RBIDZ: Development in Richards Bay is encouraging

RBIDZ: Development in Richards Bay is encouraging

21st November 2017 The cutting of a ribbon on the 28th November 2017, at 9h00am by the KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs... 

Afriforum: Organisations stand together against farm murders

Afriforum: Organisations stand together against farm murders

21st November 2017 Various civilian organisations and opposition parties today during a joint media conference in Centurion took a stance against farm murders and... 

SA: President Jacob Zuma arrives in Angola for SADC Troika Summit

SA: President Jacob Zuma arrives in Angola for SADC Troika Summit

21st November 2017 President Jacob Zuma, in his capacity as Chair of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) has arrived in Angola to attend the Summit of... 

EFF: EFF welcomes and celebrates Mugabe's resignation

EFF: EFF welcomes and celebrates Mugabe's resignation

21st November 2017 The EFF welcomes and celebrates President Mugabe's resignation as President of Zimbabwe. In essence, President Mugabe has accepted the democratic... 

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Press Offices

Various amendments on the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill, 2017

Various amendments on the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill, 2017

16th November 2017 In this article covering the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill, 2017 (TLAB), we discuss amendments to the Income Tax Act, 1962 (ITA) on the contributed... 

The 2017 AGF Africa Service Providers Awards recognises Webber Wentzel

The 2017 AGF Africa Service Providers Awards recognises Webber Wentzel

15th November 2017 The winners of the annual AGF Africa Service Providers Awards have been announced and Webber was awarded Best legal service: investment funds and... 

Proposed overhaul of the Financial Provisioning Regulations of 2015

Proposed overhaul of the Financial Provisioning Regulations of 2015

14th November 2017 Last Friday, 10 November 2017, the Minister of Environmental Affairs published the 'Proposed Regulations Pertaining to the Financial Provision for... 

The Best Lawyers™ in South Africa 2018 recognises 46 Webber Wentzel lawyers

The Best Lawyers™ in South Africa 2018 recognises 46 Webber Wentzel lawyers

10th November 2017 Forty-six Webber Wentzel attorneys have been included in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in South Africa. Webber Wentzel also achieved the Law... 

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