http://www.polity.org.za
Deepening Democracy through Access to Information

Headline News

SA has good policies but lacks implementation – Trade and Industry official

By: African News Agency      18th January 2019 South Africa has some of the best economic policies in the world but fails when it comes to implementing them, a senior government official said on... 

SA has good policies but lacks implementation – Trade and Industry official
Zondo commission secretary implicated in Bosasa corruption

Zondo commission secretary implicated in Bosasa corruption

By: News24Wire      18th January 2019 The secretary of the State capture commission of inquiry, Dr Khotso de Wee, is implicated in testimony before the selfsame commission by former... 

AU calls for postponement of DRC election results citing serious doubts

AU calls for postponement of DRC election results citing serious doubts

By: African News Agency      18th January 2019 Concerned over the provisional results of the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) December presidential elections, the African Union (AU) has... 

Latest

More News

Opinions

 Will this election change the DRC?

Will this election change the DRC?

16th January 2019 With the announcement this weekend that the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC) ruling party had won a substantial majority in the national... 

The ANC must offer more than promises to win over South Africans

The ANC must offer more than promises to win over South Africans

15th January 2019 Launching the governing African National Congress’s (ANC) 2019 general election manifesto in South Africa, President Cyril Ramaphosa lauded the... 

The road ahead for the DRC

The road ahead for the DRC

15th January 2019 Félix Tshisekedi’s apparent victory in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s long-postponed presidential election should be a cause for celebration,... 

Ramaphosa sets out a bold vision for South Africa. But can he pull it off?

Ramaphosa sets out a bold vision for South Africa. But can he pull it off?

14th January 2019 As South Africa heads for the polls in a few months time in its sixth democratic election, political party electioneering has begun in earnest.... 

More Opinions

Recommendations

ANC 2019 Election Manifesto

ANC 2019 Election Manifesto

14th January 2019 The African National Congress is a broad movement of the people with the historic mission to build a united and democratic South Africa that is... 

 Future of Consumption in Fast-Growth Consumer Markets: India

Future of Consumption in Fast-Growth Consumer Markets: India

10th January 2019 This report sheds light on one of the fastest growing economies in the world - India. By 2030, India will see a tremendous jump in consumer... 

 World Health Statistics 2018: Monitoring health for the SDGs

World Health Statistics 2018: Monitoring health for the SDGs

10th January 2019 The World Health Statistics series is WHO’s annual snapshot of the state of the world’s health. This 2018 edition contains the latest available... 

Vulnerable and abandoned – How the Greek reception system is failing to protect the most vulnerable people seeking asylum

Vulnerable and abandoned – How the Greek reception system is failing to protect the most vulnerable people seeking asylum

10th January 2019 Greece and its EU partners are failing pregnant women, unaccompanied children, victims of torture or sexual violence and other vulnerable people... 

More Recommendations

Statements

dti: SA economy needs to grow faster to create jobs for youth - DDG Zikode

dti: SA economy needs to grow faster to create jobs for youth - DDG Zikode

18th January 2019 The South African economy must grow at a faster pace in order to create job opportunities especially for youth. This was said by the Deputy... 

UNTU: PRASA, don't make empty promises to traumatised victims

UNTU: PRASA, don't make empty promises to traumatised victims

18th January 2019 The United National Transport Union (UNTU) is very disturbed by the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) promise to support the six Sekoma... 

IFP: IFP: Illegal “Baby-dumping” indicative of a failed ANC-KZN government

IFP: IFP: Illegal “Baby-dumping” indicative of a failed ANC-KZN government

18th January 2019 The tragic case of "baby-dumping" by a Verulam mother who gave birth and allegedly thereafter dumped her new born boy baby in a plastic packet... 

SACP: No to top-down awarding of mining rights over the heads of affected communities - SACP on Xolobeni

SACP: No to top-down awarding of mining rights over the heads of affected communities - SACP on Xolobeni

18th January 2019 The SACP has noted with concern the latest developments in Xolobeni in the Province of the Eastern Cape, and reiterates its November 2018 Augmented... 

More Statements

Press Offices

2019: The future of competition law reform in South Africa is now

2019: The future of competition law reform in South Africa is now

14th January 2019 In July 2018, the Minister of Economic Development, Ebrahim Patel, introduced  to Parliament a radical bill aimed at amending the Competition Act,... 

Planning for public holidays and extra public holidays in 2019

Planning for public holidays and extra public holidays in 2019

14th January 2019 Every year, there are a number of public holidays in South Africa.   The public holidays for 2019 are: New Year’s Day, Tuesday, 1 January 2019;... 

Stay up to date with the intricacies of South African Tax Law

Stay up to date with the intricacies of South African Tax Law

14th January 2019 2018 was again a year of change in the field of tax law. To assist tax professionals with the challenge of keeping up to date with the changes,... 

An Overview Of The Types Of Trusts Under South African Law

An Overview Of The Types Of Trusts Under South African Law

14th January 2019 Trusts are an often talked about but are often misunderstood legal instruments in our law. This article will discuss the types of Trusts recognized... 

More Press Offices

Latest Videos

May elections: what is the price of an ANC electoral victory?

Has Cyril Ramaphosa’s position weakened and, if so, what are the consequences?

Steinheist – Rob Rose

More Videos

Latest Podcast

Daily Podcast – January 18, 2019

Previous Podcasts


About

Polity.org.za is a product of Creamer Media.
www.creamermedia.co.za

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Engineering News
Mining Weekly
Research Channel Africa

Read more

Subscriptions

We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store

Advertise

Advertising on Polity.org.za is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email advertising@creamermedia.co.za

View options
Free daily email newsletter Register Now
close
Register for Free to receive Polity's
Daily Email Newsletter
Register Now
Register for Creamer Media's other Daily Newsletters