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DA goes to court to challenge Ramaphosa's reappointment of Gigaba, Dlamini

By: News24Wire      19th October 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa's reappointment of Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba and Minister in the Presidency Bathabile Dlamini is expected to... 

DA goes to court to challenge Ramaphosa's reappointment of Gigaba, Dlamini
Ramaphosa to respond to DA question on VBS next month

Ramaphosa to respond to DA question on VBS next month

By: African News Agency      19th October 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa will be questioned by the opposition about his knowledge of the fraud at VBS Mutual Bank in Parliament next month,... 

Emotional Mark Kingon apologises for leadership failures at Sars

Emotional Mark Kingon apologises for leadership failures at Sars

By: News24Wire      19th October 2018 South African Revenue Service (Sars) Acting Commissioner Mark Kingon has apologised "unreservedly" to the people of South Africa for leadership... 

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 South Africans are feeling more and more unsafe

South Africans are feeling more and more unsafe

16th October 2018 Crime in South Africa is rising, and understandably, people feel unsafe – in their streets, their parks and their homes. Solutions to crime don’t... 

Here’s how SA can tackle homelessness

Here’s how SA can tackle homelessness

15th October 2018 A walk through Johannesburg’s metropolitan area highlights the glaring reality of homelessness in South Africa. Reasons for why and how people... 

 Perspectives on National Health Insurance Bill

Perspectives on National Health Insurance Bill

15th October 2018 In late June 2018, the Department of Health issued the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill and the Medical Schemes Amendment (MSA) Bill for public... 

 The role of women in West Africa’s violent extremist groups

The role of women in West Africa’s violent extremist groups  

12th October 2018 Women’s involvement in Boko Haram attacks in the Lake Chad Basin is well known. However their role in the activities of the Group for the Support... 

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VBS Mutual Bank - The Great Bank Heist

VBS Mutual Bank - The Great Bank Heist

10th October 2018 The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) received the forensic investigation report into the affairs of VBS Mutual Bank (VBS) from Advocate Terry... 

The Economic and Fiscal Effects of Granting Refugees Formal Labor Market Access (Brief)

The Economic and Fiscal Effects of Granting Refugees Formal Labor Market Access (Brief)

10th October 2018 However, to maximize their contributions and achieve improved well-being and self-reliance, refugees need formal labor market access. But this... 

Renewable Energy Outlook: Egypt

Renewable Energy Outlook: Egypt

10th October 2018 Egypt’s economic development hinges on the energy sector. To meet burgeoning energy demand, the government’s Integrated Sustainable Energy... 

A Coal Phase-Out Pathway for 1.5°C

A Coal Phase-Out Pathway for 1.5°C

10th October 2018 In its special report, Global Warming of 1.5°C, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has assessed mitigation pathways limiting... 

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Statements

Department Of Environmental Affairs Welcomes The Arrest Of Poachers While Urging Communities To Assist In Combating Rhino Poaching

Department Of Environmental Affairs Welcomes The Arrest Of Poachers While Urging Communities To Assist In Combating Rhino Poaching

18th October 2018 The Department of Environmental Affairs welcomes the arrest of suspected rhino poachers and urges community members to assist the police and... 

Sasol warns share holders on JSE about production loss due to Solidarity strike

Sasol warns share holders on JSE about production loss due to Solidarity strike

18th October 2018 The petrochemical giant Sasol warned shareholders in a statement on the Stock Exchange News Service (Sens) that its fuel production would probably... 

Failing ANC undermines residents and service delivery efforts by failing to attend IDP public meetings

Failing ANC undermines residents and service delivery efforts by failing to attend IDP public meetings

18th October 2018 The Democratic Alliance will request clarity and an explanation from the JB Marks Municipal Speaker, Elias Mogeemang, on why his office continues... 

DA: Will PRASA apologise to commuters?

DA: Will PRASA apologise to commuters?

18th October 2018 This week the Parliamentary Transport Portfolio Committee met the PRASA (Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa) Board and executives to consider... 

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Press Offices

Managing the risk of procurement fraud

Managing the risk of procurement fraud

9th October 2018 How proactive is your organisation in preventing procurement fraud? What measures are in place to reduce the possibility of incidents within your... 

Supply of Low Income Housing: Zero-Rated or Not?

Supply of Low Income Housing: Zero-Rated or Not?

8th October 2018 In the recent case of The Commissioner for the South African Revenue Services v Amawele Joint Venture CC (Amawele), the Supreme Court of Appeal... 

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation And Parliamentary Update – September 2018

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation And Parliamentary Update – September 2018

8th October 2018 SECTION A:  ENVIRONMENTAL (NATIONAL) MINING CHARTER 2018 

Free Facebook Live Legal Q&A – Schoeman Law

Free Facebook Live Legal Q&A – Schoeman Law

5th October 2018 Presenters: Nicolene Schoeman-Louw and Sixolile Timothy – SchoemanLaw Inc Date/Time: 26 October 2018 at 13:30 Where: Facebook Live, SchoemanLaw... 

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