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Restructuring Eskom top of South Africa's agenda – Nene

By: Reuters     22nd June 2018 Restructuring State-run power firm Eskom is "on top of the agenda" for South Africa, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene said on Friday, though he said... 

Restructuring Eskom top of South Africa's agenda – Nene
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South Sudan's president, rebel leader to meet again next week - Sudan govt

South Sudan's president, rebel leader to meet again next week - Sudan govt

By: Reuters     22nd June 2018 A new round of talks between South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar will take place next week in the Sudanese capital, the... 

Mabuza: 'Land in traditional communities belongs to the people'

Mabuza: 'Land in traditional communities belongs to the people'

By: News24Wire      22nd June 2018 People inhabiting communal land should be given title deeds, not permission to occupy the land, Deputy President David Mabuza told the National... 

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The World Bank is finding new ways to understand South Africa's issues

The World Bank is finding new ways to understand South Africa's issues

18th June 2018 The latest World Bank report on South Africa is not only remarkable for the collaborative method it employed, but also for some of the conclusions... 

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... 

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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

SA: President Ramaphosa condemns bomb blast in Zimbabwe

SA: President Ramaphosa condemns bomb blast in Zimbabwe

24th June 2018 The President of the Republic of South Africa and Chair of the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC), His Excellency Cyril Ramaphosa, has... 

DA: DA launches Hlongwa monitor

DA: DA launches Hlongwa monitor

24th June 2018 The Democratic Alliance in Gauteng has today launched a “Hlongwa Monitor” to track how long it takes before Gauteng Premier David Makhura fires ANC... 

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,... 

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Press Offices

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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