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New SABC board chair shrugs off 'exaggerated' Zuma links

By: News24Wire      19th October 2017 New South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) board chairperson Bongumusa Makhathini has shrugged off, what he terms, "exaggerated" perceptions... 

New SABC board chair shrugs off 'exaggerated' Zuma links
‘Absolutely no need' for nuclear, Dames says in State-capture testimony

‘Absolutely no need' for nuclear, Dames says in State-capture testimony

By: Kim Cloete     18th October 2017 Former Eskom CEO Brian Dames has revealed that he faced a breakdown in communication between the board and management, as well as death threats... 

We are 'utterly disturbed' by criticisms of Cabinet reshuffle by 'His Excellency' – ANCYL

We are 'utterly disturbed' by criticisms of Cabinet reshuffle by 'His Excellency' – ANCYL

By: News24Wire      18th October 2017 In the aftermath of the latest Cabinet reshuffle by "His Excellency President Jacob Zuma", the African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) has... 

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President Zuma loses bid to dodge 783 charges. But will he have the last laugh?

President Zuma loses bid to dodge 783 charges. But will he have the last laugh?

16th October 2017 South Africa’s Supreme Court of Appeal has dismissed President Jacob Zuma’s and the National Prosecuting Authority’s appeal against an earlier... 

 Are sanctions working in Sudan?

Are sanctions working in Sudan?

13th October 2017 It’s remarkable how quickly the tables have turned in the Sudans. Just a few years ago the infant state of South Sudan was the pampered darling of... 

Fiscal storm warning

Fiscal storm warning

13th October 2017 In the World Bank’s tenth and most recent ‘South Africa Economic Update’, the risk of “fiscal slippage” is highlighted as arguably the country’s... 

What Odinga's election pullout means for Kenya's turbulent democracy

What Odinga's election pullout means for Kenya's turbulent democracy

12th October 2017 The leader of Kenya’s opposition coalition, Raila Odinga, has withdrawn from the repeat presidential election ordered by the country’s Supreme... 

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Great expectations: is the IMF turning words into action on inequality?

Great expectations: is the IMF turning words into action on inequality?

10th October 2017 In recent years, the International Monetary Fund has become a global leader in highlighting the inequality crisis; consistently identifying it as a... 

Torture and Unlawful Military Detention in Rwanda

Torture and Unlawful Military Detention in Rwanda

10th October 2017 Between 2010 and 2016, scores of people suspected of collaborating with “enemies” of the Rwandan government were detained unlawfully and tortured... 

Report of ANC's 5th National Policy Conference

Report of ANC's 5th National Policy Conference

9th October 2017 This is an integrated report of the discussions on the Strategy and Tactics document in the 11 Commissions of the 5th National Policy Conference.... 

 Incredible India 2.0 - India’s $20 Billion Tourism Opportunity

Incredible India 2.0 - India’s $20 Billion Tourism Opportunity

9th October 2017 Following the launch of the 2017 edition of the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report, where India was ranked one of the most improved nations;... 

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Statements

GCIS: Media freedom commemorated by government

GCIS: Media freedom commemorated by government

19th October 2017 Government joins South Africa’s media industry in commemorating the anniversary of Media Freedom Day which resulted in legislative guarantees of... 

R2K: R2K statement on the 40th anniversary of Black Wednesday: Free the media! Free the people

R2K: R2K statement on the 40th anniversary of Black Wednesday: Free the media! Free the people

19th October 2017 Today marks 40 years since the apartheid state tried to crush Black Consciousness Movements on what is now known as the Black Wednesday. On this... 

SA: Minister Zwane questioned about Guptas and state capture

SA: Minister Zwane questioned about Guptas and state capture

19th October 2017 The Minister of Mineral Resources, Mr Mosebenzi Zwane, today appeared before the Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources to answer questions... 

DHA: Home Affairs on Mayor Herman Mashaba's court bid against department

DHA: Home Affairs on Mayor Herman Mashaba's court bid against department

19th October 2017 The Minister of Home Affairs, Ms Ayanda Dlodlo has noted a media statement and various media reports on Mayor Herman Mashaba's court bid to force... 

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Press Offices

SA Constitution comes to the fore in North African cargo dispute

SA Constitution comes to the fore in North African cargo dispute

4th October 2017 At first glance, it might seem unlikely that South Africa’s Constitution could be instrumental in deciding a cargo dispute with its roots in a... 

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation and Parliamentary Update – September 2017

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation and Parliamentary Update – September 2017

4th October 2017 SECTION A:  ENVIRONMENTAL (NATIONAL) National Environmental Management: Waste Act 59 of 2008 

New requirements for waiving debt owed by dormant group companies

New requirements for waiving debt owed by dormant group companies

4th October 2017 Currently, debt waiver provisions in the Income Tax Act 58 of 1962 (ITA) are dealt with in section 19 and paragraph 12A of the Eighth Schedule. A... 

Is it possible for me to get out of my commercial lease?

Is it possible for me to get out of my commercial lease?

3rd October 2017 Emma Jane Jones, a psychologist, and her friend Amy Bloggs, a paediatrician have rented premises from a company ABC Holdings (Pty) Ltd (“the... 

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