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Zuma wife weighs into succession debate, warning 'things are about to get ugly'

By: African News Agency      9th February 2018 One of President Jacob Zuma's wives has waded into the debate around his future as head of State by taking to social media platform Instagram,... 

 Zuma wife weighs into succession debate, warning 'things are about to get ugly'
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Zuma releases State capture inquiry regulations

Zuma releases State capture inquiry regulations

By: News24Wire      9th February 2018 President Jacob Zuma released the regulations for the judicial commission of inquiry into State capture, said Justice Minister Michael Masutha.... 

 Families of Esidimeni victims not entitled to constitutional damages – State

Families of Esidimeni victims not entitled to constitutional damages – State

By: African News Agency      9th February 2018 State advocate Tebogo Hutamo on Friday stunned the audience at the Life Esidimeni arbitration hearing when he said compensation should be awarded... 

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 South Africa’s ‘short-term pain’ or ‘long-term gain’ future

South Africa’s ‘short-term pain’ or ‘long-term gain’ future  

13th December 2017 South Africa is at a crossroads. The political choices to be made during the African National Congress’s (ANC) leadership elections on 17 December... 

 Where next for the APRM as the AU transforms?

Where next for the APRM as the AU transforms?

13th December 2017 As institutions mature, they should take stock to gear themselves for the future. Led by Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame, a process is under way at... 

South Africa needs a fresh approach to its stubbornly high levels of inequality

South Africa needs a fresh approach to its stubbornly high levels of inequality

12th December 2017 It is widely accepted that South Africa is one of the most unequal societies in the world – the top 10% of the population earn about 60% of all... 

 Accurate statistics are needed for the SA farm murder debate

Accurate statistics are needed for the SA farm murder debate  

11th December 2017 Recently thousands of farmers, supporters and sympathisers took to South Africa’s streets in an emotional but peaceful protest against the violent... 

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17th November 2017 Homosexuality is neither a crime nor officially regarded as an illness in China. For decades, the legal status of consensual same-sex activity... 

World Energy Trilemma 2017

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16th November 2017 The global energy sector is being transformed by three trends that are impacting demand and supply at an unprecedented pace: decarbonisation,... 

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16th November 2017 The World Energy Council’s definition of energy sustainability is based on three core dimensions: energy security, energy equity, and environmental... 

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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... 

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Statements

SA: Speaker receives letter of resignation from president Zuma

SA: Speaker receives letter of resignation from president Zuma

15th February 2018 The Speaker of the National Assembly has today, 15 February, received a letter from President Jacob Zuma informing her of his resignation as the... 

DA: Stevens Mokgalapa says rest in peace Morgan Tsvangirai

DA: Stevens Mokgalapa says rest in peace Morgan Tsvangirai

15th February 2018 The DA joins Zimbabweans and the rest of the world in mourning the passing of the country’s opposition leader, Morgan Tsvangirai. We extend our... 

GCIS: Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa sworn in as Acting President

GCIS: Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa sworn in as Acting President

15th February 2018 On the 14 February 2018 the President of the Republic of South Africa, His Excellency Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma resigned as the President of the... 

DSD: Minister Bathabile Dlamini on violence against children during Global Solutions summit

DSD: Minister Bathabile Dlamini on violence against children during Global Solutions summit

15th February 2018 “Prevention programmes like Isibindi, which involves home visits by trained child and youth care workers to support families with children at-risk... 

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Press Offices

Book on ‘hot topic’ Business Rescue set to launch

Book on ‘hot topic’ Business Rescue set to launch

17th October 2017 In our current economic climate with various private and public companies, as well as State Owned Entities (SOEs) being placed under severe... 

Figures announced by SARS for SVDPs

Figures announced by SARS for SVDPs

17th October 2017 The South African Revenue Service (Sars) announced last week that with the close of the Special Voluntary Disclosure Programme (SVDP) on 31 August... 

Old claims – new remedies; Corporate opportunities in light of the provisions of the Companies Act, 2008

Old claims – new remedies; Corporate opportunities in light of the provisions of the Companies Act, 2008

16th October 2017 In terms of section 22 of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, Act No. 108 of 1996, and in the interests of justice, every citizen has... 

Seven Baker McKenzie partners ranked as leading lawyers in South Africa

Seven Baker McKenzie partners ranked as leading lawyers in South Africa

13th October 2017 Seven Baker McKenzie partners in Johannesburg have been ranked as Leading Lawyers in South Africa in the latest IFLR1000 Guide, released today.... 

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