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Maimane tells Ramaphosa ANC is a problem, even without Zuma

By: African News Agency      15th February 2018 Opposition leader Mmusi Maimane on Thursday told newly elected President Cyril Ramaphosa the ruling African National Congress (ANC) could not... 

 Maimane tells Ramaphosa ANC is a problem, even without Zuma
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 Zuma epitomises ANC discipline, says KZN's Zikalala

Zuma epitomises ANC discipline, says KZN's Zikalala

By: African News Agency      15th February 2018 Suspended African National Congress (ANC) chairperson in KwaZulu-Natal, Sihle Zikalala, has said that ousted president Jacob Zuma epitomises the... 

Ramaphosa formally elected as President

Ramaphosa formally elected as President

15th February 2018 Cyril Ramaphosa was elected as South Africa's new president by the National Assembly on Thursday, a day after the deeply unpopular Jacob Zuma was... 

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Africa’s Top 5 most politically-stable countries

Africa’s Top 5 most politically-stable countries

12th February 2018 Political stability is a quality hard to acquire in African governments, and often fleeting once obtained. Politicians once taking office can... 

ANC power struggle shows that South Africa is not exceptional (after all)

ANC power struggle shows that South Africa is not exceptional (after all)

12th February 2018 South Africa is in the grip of political uncertainty. That President Jacob Zuma will go before the official end of his tenure after national... 

 Nepad and the battle for the soul of the African Union

Nepad and the battle for the soul of the African Union

12th February 2018 Algerian Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia was one of the first to speak at the Nepad orientation committee meeting on the sidelines of the recent... 

Managing Zuma’s departure without undermining democratic values

Managing Zuma’s departure without undermining democratic values

12th February 2018 Ever since the ANC conference in December the public and for the most part, the ANC has watched how ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa would address the... 

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Public Protector's Vrede Report

Public Protector's Vrede Report

9th February 2018 Report no 31 of 2017/8 on an investigation into complaints of maladministration against the Free State Department of Agriculture in respect of... 

Preliminary Findings from People's Tribunal on Economic Crime: Arms Hearing

Preliminary Findings from People's Tribunal on Economic Crime: Arms Hearing

8th February 2018 Following five days of hearings the five-member panel of the first Peoples’ Tribunal on Economic Crime released their preliminary findings last... 

The Hidden Cost of Jewelry – Human Rights in Supply Chains and the Responsibility of Jewelry Companies

The Hidden Cost of Jewelry – Human Rights in Supply Chains and the Responsibility of Jewelry Companies

8th February 2018 Jewelry and watches denote wealth and status, as well as artistry, beauty, and love. Gold and diamond jewelry in particular are frequently... 

From Confrontation to Partnership: Realising Africa’s Mining Potential

From Confrontation to Partnership: Realising Africa’s Mining Potential

8th February 2018 The Brenthurst Foundation is proud to present our second discussion paper of 2018, ‘From Confrontation to Partnership: Realising Africa’s Mining... 

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Statements

SA: Parliament ready for the Nation Address on 16 February 2018

SA: Parliament ready for the Nation Address on 16 February 2018

15th February 2018 The State of the Nation Address, to be delivered by newly-elected President Cyril Ramaphosa, will be a full ceremonial occasion once again. It will... 

SACP: SACP congratulates President elect Ramaphosa

SACP: SACP congratulates President elect Ramaphosa

15th February 2018 The South African Communist Party congratulates ANC President Comrade Cyril Ramaphosa for being elected unopposed on Thursday, 15 February 2018 as... 

Greenpeace: Greenpeace Africa calls on President Cyril Ramaphosa to act on energy

Greenpeace: Greenpeace Africa calls on President Cyril Ramaphosa to act on energy

15th February 2018 Greenpeace Africa calls on President Cyril Ramaphosa to act on energy Responding to the news that Cyril Ramaphosa has been elected and sworn in as... 

ANC: ANC on the election of the new President of the Republic of South Africa, Cde Cyril Ramaphosa

ANC: ANC on the election of the new President of the Republic of South Africa, Cde Cyril Ramaphosa

15th February 2018 The African National Congress (ANC) welcomes the election of the President of the ANC, Comrade Cyril Ramaphosa, as the President of the Republic of... 

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Press Offices

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation and Parliamentary Update - Jan 2018

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation and Parliamentary Update - Jan 2018

6th February 2018 SECTION A:  ENVIRONMENTAL (NATIONAL) National Water Act 36 of 1998 

Environmental Right in Terms of the Constitution

Environmental Right in Terms of the Constitution

6th February 2018 What is an environmental right?  An environmental right relates to the right we have to the environment. The environment has been an important... 

Mine Closures:

Mine Closures: "Responsibility and Opportunity"

6th February 2018 Mine closures are more complicated and costly than stakeholders ever realise. South Africa has more than 6000 abandoned mines. Major mines often... 

A Case Law Discussion on the Implications of Reinstating a Credit Agreement

A Case Law Discussion on the Implications of Reinstating a Credit Agreement

6th February 2018 Section 129 of the National Credit Act No. 34 of 2005 (hereinafter “the NCA”) provides a mechanism for Consumers who have fallen into arrears on... 

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