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Resilient Lonmin delivers sturdy output, extracts cash from tailings

By: Martin Creamer     22nd January 2018 Embattled but resilient platinum company Lonmin, which is enthusiastically embracing the Sibanye-Stillwater’s offer made to it, did all its... 

Resilient Lonmin delivers sturdy output, extracts cash from tailings
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 Mahlangu claims she did not know of risk to Life Esidimeni project

Mahlangu claims she did not know of risk to Life Esidimeni project

By: News24Wire      22nd January 2018 Former Gauteng health MEC Qedani Mahlangu, who is widely blamed for the botched transfer of patients from a mental healthcare facility to... 

George Weah sworn in as new Liberian president

George Weah sworn in as new Liberian president

By: African News Agency      22nd January 2018 In a historic landmark, marking Liberia’s first peaceful democratic transition since 1944, former international footballer George Weah was sworn in... 

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Why the drought levy tabled by Cape Town's mayor is unfair

Why the drought levy tabled by Cape Town's mayor is unfair

17th January 2018 Day Zero: the dreaded day when Cape Town’s taps are expected to run dry has been moved forward to 22 April. That is, unless residents reduce usage... 

 Why African health policy needs gender mainstreaming

Why African health policy needs gender mainstreaming

17th January 2018 Africa has the highest prevalence of communicable diseases in the world – both in terms of mortality (death) and morbidity (illness). This... 

Why Zuma's free higher education plan will cripple South Africa's finances

Why Zuma's free higher education plan will cripple South Africa's finances

16th January 2018 South Africa’s fee-free higher education initiative, controversially introduced by President Jacob Zuma in the dying weeks of 2017, will plunge the... 

 Do global actors have what it takes to help Burundi?

Do global actors have what it takes to help Burundi?

16th January 2018 Since Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza announced that he would run for a third term in early 2015, political instability across the country... 

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State Security Force and Renamo Abuses in Mozambique

State Security Force and Renamo Abuses in Mozambique

17th January 2018 From November 2015 until the start of a ceasefire in December 2016, Mozambique’s security forces and the armed group of the country’s largest... 

School Performance Report 2017

School Performance Report 2017

17th January 2018 The overall results of the 6805 schools that participated in the 2017 NSC examination in the country are packaged into a national report which... 

The Right to Education Movements and Policies: Promises and Realities

The Right to Education Movements and Policies: Promises and Realities

16th January 2018 The year 2018 marks the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), which was adopted by the global community in 1948.... 

Holding the keys: humanitarian access and local organisations

Holding the keys: humanitarian access and local organisations

15th January 2018 Humanitarian access has been significantly curtailed in Syria and Ukraine. Organisations grapple with bureaucratic impediments, restrictions on the... 

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Statements

DA: Glynnis Breytenbach says NPA must move with haste to arrest Gupta Family members and those responsible for Vrede scandal

DA: Glynnis Breytenbach says NPA must move with haste to arrest Gupta Family members and those responsible for Vrede scandal

Updated 5 hours ago The DA welcomes the announcement over the weekend that the Asset Forfeiture Unit had seized the Vrede dairy farm that was at the centre of the... 

SA: Ramapolo Hugh Masekela passes on

SA: Ramapolo Hugh Masekela passes on

Updated 5 hours ago It is with profound sorrow that the family of Ramapolo Hugh Masekela announce his passing. After a protracted and courageous battle with prostate... 

EFF: EFF celebrates that Dr Mbuyiseni Ndlozi is South Africa's most influential young person

EFF: EFF celebrates that Dr Mbuyiseni Ndlozi is South Africa's most influential young person

Updated 5 hours ago The Economic Freedom Fighters celebrates that our National Spokesperson, Member of Parliament and one of the most promising South Africans,... 

DA: Bonginkosi Madikizela says new coalition government for Laingsburg

DA: Bonginkosi Madikizela says new coalition government for Laingsburg

Updated 5 hours ago This morning I signed an agreement with Mr Willem Adams, the Chairperson of the Karoo Ontwikkelingsparty (KOP), in terms of which the DA and the... 

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Press Offices

Make sure your evidence is relevant

Make sure your evidence is relevant

By: Creamer Media Reporter      8th January 2018 Even if an employee has committed murder his/her dismissal will not be upheld by the CCMA or a bargaining council where there was insufficient... 

All the king's horses and all the king's men could not put the contract together again

All the king's horses and all the king's men could not put the contract together again

8th January 2018 "When I use a word," Humpty Dumpty said, in a rather scornful tone," it means just what I chose it to mean - neither more, neither less." "The... 

Draft Fee Regulations – Attempts to address incentivising loopholes

Draft Fee Regulations – Attempts to address incentivising loopholes

19th December 2017 Section 18A of the South African Medicines Act (the Medicines Act) prohibits the supply of any medicine, medical device or in-vitro diagnostic... 

Water supply - converting a potential crisis into opportunity

Water supply - converting a potential crisis into opportunity

15th December 2017 South Africa’s water supply is predicted to reach a crisis point by 2030. But could better management of this critical resource actually be the... 

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