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DA MP apologises to Malema for tweet alleging he partly owned firm linked to troubled VBS

By: News24Wire      15th October 2018 Democratic Alliance (DA) MP Ghaleb Cachalia has apologised to Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema for his tweet claiming Malema... 

DA MP apologises to Malema for tweet alleging he partly owned firm linked to troubled VBS
EFF leader Julius Malema
Ramaphosa hands over land to KZN community

Ramaphosa hands over land to KZN community

By: News24Wire      15th October 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa handed over more than 4 000 hectares of land to the KwaMkhwanazi community in Empangeni, northern KwaZulu-Natal on... 

Maimane: Ramaphosa must come clean over claims he knew about VBS looting

Maimane: Ramaphosa must come clean over claims he knew about VBS looting

By: News24Wire      15th October 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) says its lawyers are considering laying charges against President Cyril Ramaphosa following reports that he had prior... 

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South Africa's stimulus package shows power is finely balanced in the ANC

South Africa's stimulus package shows power is finely balanced in the ANC

10th October 2018 The economic stimulus package announced by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa shows that he and his political allies are, contrary to much... 

 Good mental healthcare should be part of peacebuilding

Good mental healthcare should be part of peacebuilding

10th October 2018 The negative impact of armed conflict on the mental health of combatants is well documented. But it wasn’t until about two decades ago that... 

Cameroon presidential poll underscores the need for term limits

Cameroon presidential poll underscores the need for term limits

9th October 2018 The official results of Cameroon’s October 7, 2018 presidential election are due in two weeks. But they’re not expected to yield any surprises.... 

Survey shows a majority of South Africans support land reform

Survey shows a majority of South Africans support land reform

9th October 2018 Unequal access to land in South Africa continues to prevent citizens from enjoying human dignity, rights and security. The ongoing debates and... 

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Renewable Energy Outlook: Egypt

Renewable Energy Outlook: Egypt

10th October 2018 Egypt’s economic development hinges on the energy sector. To meet burgeoning energy demand, the government’s Integrated Sustainable Energy... 

A Coal Phase-Out Pathway for 1.5°C

A Coal Phase-Out Pathway for 1.5°C

10th October 2018 In its special report, Global Warming of 1.5°C, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has assessed mitigation pathways limiting... 

Getting the Easy Things Wrong

Getting the Easy Things Wrong

9th October 2018 At around 09.30 this morning, the senior management of the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) sat down in a conference room at the... 

 Short-Changed: How the IMF's tax policies are failing women

Short-Changed: How the IMF's tax policies are failing women

9th October 2018 In recent years the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and other multilateral institutions have placed an increased emphasis on gender inequality... 

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Statements

DA: Northern Cape must work hard to shed its title as SA’s Fetal Alcohol Syndrome capital

DA: Northern Cape must work hard to shed its title as SA’s Fetal Alcohol Syndrome capital

15th October 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Northern Cape is calling on both the health and social sectors to take Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) more... 

SA: What's Happening In Parliament This Week

SA: What's Happening In Parliament This Week

14th October 2018 National Assembly Speaker Ms Baleka Mbete and a multiparty delegation of seven Members of Parliament (MPs) will be participating in the 139th... 

DIRCO: Minister Sisulu attends Ministerial Meeting for the BNC between South Africa and DRC

DIRCO: Minister Sisulu attends Ministerial Meeting for the BNC between South Africa and DRC

14th October 2018 Minister of International Relations and Cooperation will today, 14 October 2018, travel to Kinshasa for the Ministerial Meeting in preparation for... 

IFP: IFP Leader On the Passing of Former Minister Pik Botha

IFP: IFP Leader On the Passing of Former Minister Pik Botha

12th October 2018 The passing of former Minister Roelof Frederik Botha, known to us all as Pik, has been met with sadness and words of respect. That is no surprise,... 

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Press Offices

Supply of Low Income Housing: Zero-Rated or Not?

Supply of Low Income Housing: Zero-Rated or Not?

8th October 2018 In the recent case of The Commissioner for the South African Revenue Services v Amawele Joint Venture CC (Amawele), the Supreme Court of Appeal... 

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

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

8th October 2018 SECTION A:  ENVIRONMENTAL (NATIONAL) MINING CHARTER 2018 

Free Facebook Live Legal Q&A – Schoeman Law

Free Facebook Live Legal Q&A – Schoeman Law

5th October 2018 Presenters: Nicolene Schoeman-Louw and Sixolile Timothy – SchoemanLaw Inc Date/Time: 26 October 2018 at 13:30 Where: Facebook Live, SchoemanLaw... 

Racism and dismissals

Racism and dismissals

5th October 2018 South Africa’s racist past continues to affect our democratic society. This also follows us into the workplace to such an extent that the courts... 

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