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Zanu-PF youth league endorses Grace Mugabe for VP post – report

By: News24Wire      6th November 2017 Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party youth league has endorsed First lady Grace Mugabe as the right candidate to occupy the vice presidency ahead of the... 

Zanu-PF youth league endorses Grace Mugabe for VP post – report
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SA govt mum on Botswana President convoy debacle

SA govt mum on Botswana President convoy debacle

By: News24Wire      6th November 2017 The South African government has declined to publicly address an official complaint from the Botswana government after North West Premier Supra... 

Sassa announces early payment of grants

Sassa announces early payment of grants

By: African News Agency      6th November 2017 The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) on Monday said it “wishes to inform” all social grant beneficiaries that payments for next month... 

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 Is South Africa part of the youth revolution?

Is South Africa part of the youth revolution?

9th November 2016 The last few weeks have been momentous for South Africa. President Jacob Zuma and the ruling African National Congress (ANC) have suffered... 

Are South Africans the 8th highest sugar consumers in the world?

Are South Africans the 8th highest sugar consumers in the world?

9th November 2016 The South African government has decided to tax sugar-sweetened drinks to bring down the number of such drinks South Africans buy. The tax involves... 

Who will lead us out of the present morass?

Who will lead us out of the present morass?

9th November 2016 Many people say they are demoralised, and some have been so for some time. They had hoped that post-apartheid South Africa would lead to something... 

Beyond the ICC crisis: is there an alternative path for Africa?

Beyond the ICC crisis: is there an alternative path for Africa?

8th November 2016 Much has been said about South Africa’s withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC) and the risks of a “domino effect” or “mass exodus”.... 

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Something to Hide? – Indonesia’s Restrictions on Media Freedom and Rights Monitoring in Papua (Nov 2015)

Something to Hide? – Indonesia’s Restrictions on Media Freedom and Rights Monitoring in Papua (Nov 2015)

11th November 2015 Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo—popularly known as Jokowi—announced on May 10, 2015, that the government would immediately lift longstanding... 

Oxfam Position Paper for EU-Africa Migration Summit (Nov 2015)

Oxfam Position Paper for EU-Africa Migration Summit (Nov 2015)

11th November 2015 With the latest figures showing that over the last 15 years at least 31 000 people have died or gone missing while trying to reach Europe, the EU... 

Still Broken – Governments must do more to fix the international corporate tax system (Nov 2015)

Still Broken – Governments must do more to fix the international corporate tax system (Nov 2015)

10th November 2015 The gap between where companies pay tax and where they really do their business is huge, as shown by new research described in this Oxfam briefing.... 

Shock Waves – Managing the Impacts of Climate Change on Poverty (Nov 2015)

Shock Waves – Managing the Impacts of Climate Change on Poverty (Nov 2015)

10th November 2015 Climate change has the power to push more than 100 million people back into poverty over the next 15 years. And the poorest regions of the world... 

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Statements

SDG: Statement from SDG calling on Jacob Zuma to vacate office

SDG: Statement from SDG calling on Jacob Zuma to vacate office

5th February 2018 The Strategic Dialogue Group (SDG), an ANC and Congress Movement aligned national organization aimed at mobilizing and organizing former... 

DA: Tutu Faleni says MEC and Supra must explain R30m payment to Gupta-linked company

DA: Tutu Faleni says MEC and Supra must explain R30m payment to Gupta-linked company

5th February 2018 The Democratic Alliance in the North West Province will table questions in the North West Provincial Legislature to the MEC for Health, Dr Magome... 

ANC: ANC statement on planned marches to Luthuli House

ANC: ANC statement on planned marches to Luthuli House

5th February 2018 The African National Congress has noted reports of number of marches planned to the ANC Headquarters, Luthuli House, Johanessburg today. Whilst,... 

GCIS: Government activities for 5 to 11 Feb

GCIS: Government activities for 5 to 11 Feb

5th February 2018 Government has scheduled the following media briefings / activities for the week of the 5th to 11th February 2018. The activities, aligned to the... 

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Press Offices

Deceased Estates – What is an executor?

Deceased Estates – What is an executor?

21st October 2015 An executor is a person who is appointed by the Master of the High Court (the “Master”) after he/she has considered the nomination of that person.... 

Proposed amendments to the Tax Administration Act no. 28 of 2011 – keeping up with international standards

Proposed amendments to the Tax Administration Act no. 28 of 2011 – keeping up with international standards

21st October 2015 The purpose of the Tax Administration Act No. 28 of 2011 (“the TAA”), is to ensure the effective and efficient collection of tax, by aligning the... 

Increasing disconnect between SARS’ legislated powers and its internal policies

Increasing disconnect between SARS’ legislated powers and its internal policies

21st October 2015 While the Tax Administration Act, 28 of 2011 (“the TAA”) determined and consolidated the powers and duties of South African Revenue Service... 

Africa tax in brief

Africa tax in brief

21st October 2015 ANGOLA: Amendments to Consumption Tax Presidential Legislative Decree (“PLD”) No. 5/15 was enacted and entered into force on 21 September 2015. The... 

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