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DA wants soldiers to secure borders

By: African News Agency      5th July 2018 The police alone cannot secure South African borders, Democratic Alliance (DA) Leader Mmusi Maimane said on Thursday. "Our offer is that it must... 

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 Ramaphosa welcomes Ghana President Akufo-Addo with gun salute

Ramaphosa welcomes Ghana President Akufo-Addo with gun salute

By: African News Agency      5th July 2018 The sound of firing cannons echoed across Pretoria on Thursday morning as President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, who is... 

Pensioners now being paid after system 'stabilises' – Sassa

Pensioners now being paid after system 'stabilises' – Sassa

By: News24Wire      5th July 2018 The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) says its payment system has stabilised and that beneficiaries had been receiving their money from... 

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 The power of parenting: how family bonds can prevent violence

The power of parenting: how family bonds can prevent violence

4th June 2018 Comprising just 800 families, Touwsranten in South Africa’s Western Cape province is the only place in the world in which every programme included... 

Nelson Mandela’s leadership-Part 1: the early years

Nelson Mandela’s leadership-Part 1: the early years

4th June 2018 Despite the plethora of articles and books on Nelson Mandela, little is written on the precise qualities from which we can learn and possibly... 

Govt speaking with one voice on township economy

1st June 2018 For a long time, successive governments in this country have struggled to characterised the township economy. It is not that they did not... 

Why foreign investment is no easy fix for Africa's energy needs

Why foreign investment is no easy fix for Africa's energy needs

1st June 2018 Foreign investment in sub-Saharan Africa’s power sector has reached a record-high. Spurred on by the United Nations’ goal to ensure modern energy... 

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Pressure Point: The ICC’s Impact on National Justice

Pressure Point: The ICC’s Impact on National Justice

7th May 2018 The International Criminal Court (ICC) is a court of last resort. Under the principle of “complementarity,” the ICC can only take up cases where... 

Care of girls and women living with female genital mutilation

Care of girls and women living with female genital mutilation

7th May 2018 This handbook is for health care providers involved in the care of girls and women who have been subjected to any form of female genital mutilation... 

Maximising the Return on Digital Investments

Maximising the Return on Digital Investments

4th May 2018 Digital technologies offer new ways for companies to grow and be more productive. However, it is not completely clear how investments in new... 

Tracking SDG7: The Energy Progress Report

Tracking SDG7: The Energy Progress Report

4th May 2018 This joint tracking report provides the most comprehensive look available at the world’s progress towards global energy targets on access to... 

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Statements

DA: McKinsey repayment does not let them off the hook

DA: McKinsey repayment does not let them off the hook

10th July 2018 The DA notes reports that the international consultancy firm McKinsey & Company  has repaid Eskom R902 million in connection to dubious consulting... 

Solidarity: SAA informs Solidarity that it would seek a strategic partner without delay

Solidarity: SAA informs Solidarity that it would seek a strategic partner without delay

10th July 2018 SAA Group CEO, Vuyana Jarana, has given a written undertaking to Solidarity to immediately initiate a process to procure a strategic partner. This... 

GCIS: All systems go for the 100 Men March

GCIS: All systems go for the 100 Men March

10th July 2018 Men of action from all over the nation are gearing up to be part of the historic 100 Men March, for no Violence Against Women and Children.... 

SA: Statement by the Alliance Secretariat after the plenary session of the Alliance Political Council

SA: Statement by the Alliance Secretariat after the plenary session of the Alliance Political Council

10th July 2018 The Alliance Political Council met for the first time after the ANCŒs 54th National Conference from the 8th ­ 9th July 2018. The meeting reaffirmed... 

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Press Offices

eNaTIS And The Point Demerit System: What It Means For Your Business

eNaTIS And The Point Demerit System: What It Means For Your Business 

4th May 2018 What is NaTIS?  It is the National Traffic Information System (hereafter referred to as “NaTIS”) which is a fairly new system that records and... 

International Arbitration Act – What Are The Implications For South Africa?

International Arbitration Act – What Are The Implications For South Africa?

4th May 2018 In recent years, International Arbitration has developed into an efficient process of resolving commercial disputes without resorting to the... 

New bill to regulate e-hailing services – Can it be done?

New bill to regulate e-hailing services – Can it be done?

4th May 2018 The calls for stricter regulations for electronic ride-sharing came into the spotlight in 2015, when Cape Town Traffic Officials impounded over 200... 

Woolworths manages to sweet talk its way out of an ASA Consumer Complaint

Woolworths manages to sweet talk its way out of an ASA Consumer Complaint

4th May 2018 In the recent matter between Woolworths Holdings Limited (“Woolworths”) and Mrs. Sally Baikie (“the Complainant”), the Advertising Standards... 

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