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Land Debate – 'We are not against white people, but the land must be given to black people' 

By: News24Wire      3rd July 2018 Several black supporters of expropriation of land without compensation extended an olive branch to their white compatriots at the public hearings... 

Land Debate – 'We are not against white people, but the land must be given to black people'
Mali election organisers extend strike indefinitely weeks before elections

Mali election organisers extend strike indefinitely weeks before elections

By: Reuters     3rd July 2018 Local government administrators in Mali responsible for organising this month's presidential and legislative elections indefinitely extended a... 

Lennit Max 'must do the honourable thing and resign as a member' – DA

Lennit Max 'must do the honourable thing and resign as a member' – DA

By: News24Wire      3rd July 2018 Western Cape Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Bonginkosi Madikizela says that Lennit Max must resign from the party now that he is a special advisor... 

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South Africa needs to reverse corporate capture of agricultural policy

South Africa needs to reverse corporate capture of agricultural policy

29th May 2018 South Africans are embroiled in heated debates about the expropriation of agricultural land. But very little space is being devoted to how the... 

 Herdsmen crisis underscores Nigeria’s complex security threats

Herdsmen crisis underscores Nigeria’s complex security threats

29th May 2018 In April, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari announced that he would run for a second term in the 2019 presidential election. This came despite... 

A reflection on the DA-De Lille imbroglio

A reflection on the DA-De Lille imbroglio 

28th May 2018 A hegemonic project is at its zenith when its driving logic, values and what it represents have become commonsensical. Hegemony at this stage of... 

The remarkable story of hope: how attitudes to drug-resistant TB changed

The remarkable story of hope: how attitudes to drug-resistant TB changed

28th May 2018 The informal settlement of Khayelitsha in Cape Town is the latest site of a multi country trial that aims to transform the treatment for... 

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 Artificial Intelligence Collides with Patent Law

Artificial Intelligence Collides with Patent Law

23rd April 2018 Artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the most important technologies of this era. Once considered a remote possibility reserved for science... 

Leaving no one behind in the health and education sectors: an SDG stocktake in Ghana

Leaving no one behind in the health and education sectors: an SDG stocktake in Ghana

23rd April 2018 Ghana has been widely acknowledged as one of sub-Saharan Africa’s ‘rising stars’ during the era of the Millennium Development Goals, and has made... 

Audacity in Adversity – LGBT Activism in the Middle East and North Africa

Audacity in Adversity – LGBT Activism in the Middle East and North Africa

20th April 2018 Rima and Ahmed are not alone. Despite state-sponsored repression and social stigma, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in the... 

Mass Evictions of Syrian Refugees by Lebanese Municipalities

Mass Evictions of Syrian Refugees by Lebanese Municipalities

20th April 2018 After seven years as reluctant hosts to a million or more Syrian refugees, some Lebanese politicians have become increasingly vocal since 2017 in... 

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Statements

SA: NSFAS must recoup monies erroneously paid to graduates

SA: NSFAS must recoup monies erroneously paid to graduates

9th July 2018 The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training, Ms Connie September, has expressed shock at media reports that... 

Outa: Duduzane appears on Outa led charges

Outa: Duduzane appears on Outa led charges

9th July 2018 The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) is pleased that the first accused emanating from its No Room To Hide report has appeared in court on... 

DA: DA welcomes charges of corruption against Dudzane Zuma

DA: DA welcomes charges of corruption against Dudzane Zuma

9th July 2018 We welcome the fact that Duduzane Zuma has finally been charged with corruption for his alleged role in trying to bribe former Deputy Minister of... 

DBE: Schools re-open July 17th as per published school calendar

DBE: Schools re-open July 17th as per published school calendar

8th July 2018 The Department of Basic Education has distanced itself from a message circulating on social media platforms saying the reopening of schools has... 

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Press Offices

James Kamau Appointed Chairman of DLA Piper Africa

James Kamau Appointed Chairman of DLA Piper Africa

2nd May 2018 James Kamau, the Managing Partner of the DLA Piper Africa member firm in Kenya (IKM) has been appointed Chairman of DLA Piper Africa as of 1 May... 

Unfair Discipline Can Cause Constructive Dismissal

Unfair Discipline Can Cause Constructive Dismissal

30th April 2018 Constructive dismissal occurs where the employee resigns and claims that the resignation occurred as a result of the employer’s intolerable... 

Around the world, legislators focus on managing the risks of data privacy and the digital economy

Around the world, legislators focus on managing the risks of data privacy and the digital economy

By: Creamer Media Reporter      26th April 2018 If 2017 was largely about coming to terms with the impact of a world undergoing a digital transformation, for all businesses and organisations, the... 

Amendment of the Financial Regulations, 2015: Offshore oil & gas rights holders to comply by February 2024

Amendment of the Financial Regulations, 2015: Offshore oil & gas rights holders to comply by February 2024

25th April 2018 On Friday last week, the Minister of Environmental Affairs amended the Financial Provisioning Regulations, 2015 to extend the transitional period... 

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