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Oxfam report reveals women are biggest victims of exploitation by global supermarket industry

By: News24Wire      22nd June 2018 New evidence shows that female labourers bear the brunt of the economic exploitation faced by millions of farmers and workers in food supply... 

Oxfam report reveals women are biggest victims of exploitation by global supermarket industry
Anglican Bishop condemns EFF hate speech

Anglican Bishop condemns EFF hate speech

By: Thabi Madiba     21st June 2018 Anglican Bishop of Johannesburg, the Right Reverend Dr Steve Moreo on Thursday condemned the racism being peddled by Economic Freedom Fighters... 

Mahumapelo expected to resign as MPL to make way for 'energetic' 70-year-old Job Mokgoro

Mahumapelo expected to resign as MPL to make way for 'energetic' 70-year-old Job Mokgoro

By: News24Wire      21st June 2018 The African National Congress (ANC) wants former North West premier Supra Mahumapelo to resign as a member of the legislature to make way for its... 

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Capturing the Soweto Uprising: South Africa's most iconic photograph lives on

Capturing the Soweto Uprising: South Africa's most iconic photograph lives on

18th June 2018 Sam Nzima, the photographer who captured the iconic image of the 1976 Soweto Uprising passed awayon May 12, 2018. The photograph was one of six... 

 Food security under threat in Kenya

Food security under threat in Kenya

18th June 2018 In Kenya, food consumption is outpacing food production. According to a new Institute for Security Studies report, annual agricultural production... 

Imagery and identities in Mandela’s leadership (Part 3)

Imagery and identities in Mandela’s leadership (Part 3)

18th June 2018 From early in his life Nelson Mandela was very conscious of who he was, in relation to others, his identity or identities and the imagery that he... 

Forgotten Youths (Youth Living In Small Towns)

Forgotten Youths (Youth Living In Small Towns)

15th June 2018 From my observations, I note that as young people we often complain about how youth programs are limited to youth month only. Of course it is... 

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Resilience and sustainable poverty escapes in rural Kenya

Resilience and sustainable poverty escapes in rural Kenya

14th June 2018 Official poverty figures for Kenya put poverty incidence at 36% in 2015/16 – a reduction in poverty of 11 percentage points since 2005/06 – however... 

Leave No Girl Behind in Africa – Discrimination in Education against Pregnant Girls and Adolescent Mothers

Leave No Girl Behind in Africa – Discrimination in Education against Pregnant Girls and Adolescent Mothers

14th June 2018 The African continent has the highest adolescent pregnancy rates in the world, according to the United Nations. Every year, thousands of girls... 

Resilience and sustainable poverty escapes in Nepal

Resilience and sustainable poverty escapes in Nepal

13th June 2018 Nepal experienced considerable poverty reduction over the last two decades. However, over the same period, several factors including low economic... 

Submission To Parliament’s Constitutional Review Committee In Re: Expropriation Without Compensation

Submission To Parliament’s Constitutional Review Committee In Re: Expropriation Without Compensation

8th June 2018 The Joint Constitutional Review Committee has called for written public submissions on the review of section 25 of the Constitution in order to... 

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Statements

DA: VBS Heist: COGTA Minister must instruct councils to remove MMs and CFOs

DA: VBS Heist: COGTA Minister must instruct councils to remove MMs and CFOs

24th June 2018 The Democratic Alliance is unsurprised at the rampant looting and large-scale corruption that has occurred at VBS Mutual Bank. We will now write to... 

DA: Minister Nzimande must ensure all stolen Prasa money is paid back with interest

DA: Minister Nzimande must ensure all stolen Prasa money is paid back with interest

24th June 2018 The DA will write to the Minister of Transport, Blade Nzimande, to ensure that former acting  Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) CEO,... 

AfriForum: Corruption at Gauteng Health Department shows why NHI cannot work

AfriForum: Corruption at Gauteng Health Department shows why NHI cannot work

22nd June 2018 The civil rights organisation AfriForum today said the latest revelations regarding corruption at the Gauteng Department of Health show why the... 

SACP: Tribute to Joyce Mashamba, the woman of steel

SACP: Tribute to Joyce Mashamba, the woman of steel

22nd June 2018 On Wednesday, 20 June 2018 the South African Communist Party (SACP) was confronted with the sad news that the Party’s long standing activist,... 

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Overview of South Africa’s current labour law developments

Overview of South Africa’s current labour law developments

18th June 2018 In November 2017,  the National Assembly in South Africa passed several pieces of labour legislation that have important implications for employers... 

Expanded Legal Content Now Available to Navigate Africa’s Business Terrain

Expanded Legal Content Now Available to Navigate Africa’s Business Terrain

18th June 2018 Africa’s heightened economic momentum is widely recognised, with the continent now well entrenched as one of the favoured global destinations for... 

Best years ahead for capital raising in Africa

Best years ahead for capital raising in Africa

15th June 2018 Domestic and cross-border Initial Public Offering (IPO) capital raising by African issuers in the first half of 2018 (H1)  increased by 33%... 

Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa strengthens Durban team with senior appointment

Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa strengthens Durban team with senior appointment

14th June 2018 Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has announced the appointment of Ian Petherbridge, as director in the Durban office.   Ian will be focussing... 

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