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ANC wants entry level job experience requirement to be scrapped

By: African News Agency      1st August 2018 No young person should be turned away by an employer because of lack of work experience, the African National Congress (ANC) said on Wednesday. ANC... 

ANC wants entry level job experience requirement to be scrapped
As Jean-Pierre Bemba returns, DRC opposition eyes a shot at power

As Jean-Pierre Bemba returns, DRC opposition eyes a shot at power

By: News24Wire      1st August 2018 Former Democratic Republic of the Congo  Vice President Jean-Pierre Bemba on Wednesday arrived in the capital Kinshasa for the first time in a... 

Former VBS CEO allegedly tried to save the bank from liquidation using his own money - Joburg court hears

Former VBS CEO allegedly tried to save the bank from liquidation using his own money - Joburg court hears

By: African News Agency      1st August 2018 Former VBS Mutual Bank chief operations officer tried to solve the liquidation problem at the bank by using cover up methods and fraud, the High... 

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David Goldblatt: photographer who found the human in an inhuman social landscape

David Goldblatt: photographer who found the human in an inhuman social landscape

28th June 2018 World renowned and revered South African photographer David Goldblatt has died at the age of 87. He became a photographer at the age of 18 and... 

 AU summit 31: Cameroon needs its friends more than ever

AU summit 31: Cameroon needs its friends more than ever

28th June 2018 The situation in the anglophone provinces of Cameroon has become increasingly unstable, with regular confrontations between secessionist groups and... 

 Environmental activism is not a whites-only issue

Environmental activism is not a whites-only issue

28th June 2018 During a conference last year, I enthusiastically attended all the sessions, from good governance to peace and reconciliation, and human rights.... 

Scene is set for interesting contest in Zimbabwe's upcoming poll

Scene is set for interesting contest in Zimbabwe's upcoming poll

27th June 2018 Zimbabweans are heading to the polls on July 30. They will be making their decisions not only on what appears to be a dramatically changed... 

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The rise of the social enterprise – 2018 Deloitte Human Capital Trends Report for South Africa

The rise of the social enterprise – 2018 Deloitte Human Capital Trends Report for South Africa

23rd May 2018 In 2018, we are witnessing seismic changes in the workforce, the workplace, and the technologies used in the world of work. Organisations are no... 

 IFI energy investments in Bangladesh: a way forward to SDG 7

IFI energy investments in Bangladesh: a way forward to SDG 7

22nd May 2018 Bangladesh is one of the world’s most climate-vulnerable countries, yet at the same time it has demonstrated climate leadership, particularly in... 

Economic development in fragile contexts: learning from success and failure

Economic development in fragile contexts: learning from success and failure

22nd May 2018 Fragile and conflict-affected developing countries face major challenges in transforming their economies. As with low-income countries generally,... 

Abuses by Armed Islamists and Security Forces in Burkina Faso

Abuses by Armed Islamists and Security Forces in Burkina Faso

21st May 2018 Since 2016, armed Islamist groups have dramatically increased their presence in Burkina Faso, creating an environment of fear throughout the... 

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Statements

SA: Report by the Independent Panel on the review of the current list of zero-rated VAT items

SA: Report by the Independent Panel on the review of the current list of zero-rated VAT items

10th August 2018 The Minister of Finance today releases the report by the Independent Panel on the review of the current list of items that are zero-rated for VAT... 

NEHAWU: NEHAWU warns government against the plan to lay off 30 000 public servants

NEHAWU: NEHAWU warns government against the plan to lay off 30 000 public servants

10th August 2018 The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] is shocked and appalled by the mooted plan by government to lay off more than 30... 

SA: Rhodes student leaders to be invited to hearings

SA: Rhodes student leaders to be invited to hearings

10th August 2018 The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police, Mr Francois Beukman, said that Rhodes University student leaders will be invited to attend... 

GCIS: Services at Home Affairs offices interrupted due to SITA power outage

GCIS: Services at Home Affairs offices interrupted due to SITA power outage

10th August 2018 The Department of Home Affairs is today, 10 August 2018, experiencing system downtime due to power supply outage at SITA which has affected all... 

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When supplier – employee relationships cross the line

When supplier – employee relationships cross the line

6th June 2018 Procurement fraud can be committed by employees acting alone or in collusion with vendors. While fraudulent activities between suppliers/vendors... 

Technology and the South African Youth – How ICASA’s new Regulations on data usage can be a game changer

Technology and the South African Youth – How ICASA’s new Regulations on data usage can be a game changer

5th June 2018 The South African Youth, ranging from ages 18 to 35, face many challenges today. With the #Feesmustfall campaign it became quite clear that access... 

POPIA – what does it mean for you and your business?

POPIA – what does it mean for you and your business?

5th June 2018 The Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 (“POPIA” or the “Act”) regulates the right of privacy in a specific context of data... 

Cloud Computing in Africa

Cloud Computing in Africa

5th June 2018 Cloud computing has increasingly become a staple of modern business.  For those who wish to leverage the cloud in Africa, certain regulatory and... 

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