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Stop exploiting Africa, share resources, Pope tells Europe

By: Reuters     20th June 2018 Europe should stop exploiting Africa and invest in ways that benefit the continent more, including by sharing mineral wealth more equitably, Pope... 

Stop exploiting Africa, share resources, Pope tells Europe
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 Legal firm which advised on Life Esidimeni contract was paid R174 000

Legal firm which advised on Life Esidimeni contract was paid R174 000

By: African News Agency      20th June 2018 The Gauteng Health Department paid R174 000 to the law firm that gave legal advice to terminate the Life Esidimeni contract for mental health... 

Model Shashi Naidoo to visit Palestine after Gaza remark

Model Shashi Naidoo to visit Palestine after Gaza remark

20th June 2018 Model and TV personality Shashi Naidoo will be undertaking a fact-finding visit to Palestine after her remarks on her social media in which she... 

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What to look for when assessing South Africa's president, Ramaphosa

What to look for when assessing South Africa's president, Ramaphosa

15th June 2018 Now that Cyril Ramaphosa has served as South Africa’s president for more than three months, many pundits and ordinary citizens are assessing his... 

 Is another Boko Haram or al-Shabaab erupting in Mozambique?

Is another Boko Haram or al-Shabaab erupting in Mozambique?

15th June 2018 A sudden upsurge in brutal violence in northern Mozambique, including the beheadings of women and children, has sounded alarms that a violent... 

Power shift

Power shift

15th June 2018 One of the more interesting exchanges during the recent gathering of energy stakeholders in Johannesburg arose as a result of a question posed to... 

Ramaphoria in South Africa: just a honeymoon, or the start of true love?

Ramaphoria in South Africa: just a honeymoon, or the start of true love?

13th June 2018 As 2017 drew to a close South Africa’s governing party, the African National Congress (ANC), had reached the nadir of its popularity with voters.... 

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Inferior Infrastructure in Rural and Township Schools

Inferior Infrastructure in Rural and Township Schools

8th June 2018 Part of the National Development Plan’s vision is that, by 2030, South Africans will have universal early childhood education, high-quality... 

The future prospects of South African universities – Policy and funding options

The future prospects of South African universities – Policy and funding options

8th June 2018 VIEWPOINTS is a new series published by the Centre for Development and Enterprise in which we will be drawing on the expertise of South Africans... 

 How We Can Save (for) Our Future

How We Can Save (for) Our Future

8th June 2018 In the white paper entitled 'We'll Live to 100 - How Can We Afford It?', the challenges facing retirement systems around the world due to increases... 

Insights on planning for power system regulators

Insights on planning for power system regulators

7th June 2018 Thorough, well informed planning is essential to develop electricity systems and prepare them for increased shares of renewables. Long-term... 

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DA: James Selfe says DA urges Ramaphosa to stop paying Zuma legal fees

DA: James Selfe says DA urges Ramaphosa to stop paying Zuma legal fees

Updated 4 hours ago The DA has today written to President Cyril Ramaphosa to request that he reconsider his decision to continue to pay for former president, Jacob... 

DA: Joe McGluwa says new Premier, old ANC – North West needs change

DA: Joe McGluwa says new Premier, old ANC – North West needs change

Updated 4 hours ago The Democratic Alliance (DA) notes the nomination of Professor Tebogo Mokgoro as Premier of the North West Province. The first 100 days of... 

DA: DA’s railway plan will improve safety on trains and protect commuters from job losses

DA: DA’s railway plan will improve safety on trains and protect commuters from job losses

Updated 5 hours ago Today, the DA presented our railway plan to the Competition Commission. This follows the Commission instituting a market inquiry into land-based... 

DA: SADTU proves it does not care about children’s safety

DA: SADTU proves it does not care about children’s safety

Updated 6 hours ago Today, DA Shadow Deputy Minister of Basic Education, Nomsa Marchesi MP, and DA Gauteng Shadow MEC of Basic Education, Khume Ramulifho MPL, went to... 

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Press Offices

The robot lawyer is coming - redesigning the business of law in Africa

The robot lawyer is coming - redesigning the business of law in Africa

14th June 2018 Being a good lawyer is no longer enough. In uncertain times, and an increasingly complex world, the market has begun demanding a new pace and scale... 

Intestate Succession: The Legal Consequences of not leaving a valid Will

Intestate Succession: The Legal Consequences of not leaving a valid Will

13th June 2018 The Intestate Succession Act 81 of 1987 (hereinafter the “Act”) regulates the circumstances where a person dies without a Will or where a person... 

IFLR1000 Women Leaders Guide 2018 recognises Webber Wentzel

IFLR1000 Women Leaders Guide 2018 recognises Webber Wentzel

13th June 2018 The IFLR1000 recognised Sally Hutton, Karen Couzyn, Safiyya Patel and Angela Simpson as part of this year’s Women Leaders. Women Leaders is a new... 

Unforeseen tax impact in amendments to articles of association

Unforeseen tax impact in amendments to articles of association

13th June 2018 The recent Supreme Court of Appeal judgement of CSARS v The Executors of Estate Late Sidney Ellerine illustrates the importance of obtaining tax... 

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