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White farmer 'seeks Mnangagwa govt assistance to get back farm' – report

By: News24Wire      22nd January 2018 A Zimbabwean white farmer Richard Seager is reportedly seeking President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government to assist him get back his 609 hectare... 

White farmer 'seeks Mnangagwa govt assistance to get back farm' – report
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Festive season road death toll decreases 11% to 1 527

Festive season road death toll decreases 11% to 1 527

By: News24Wire      22nd January 2018 The death toll over the 2017/2018 festive season decreased to 1 527, an 11% drop from the previous year. Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi... 

 Ramaphosa and SA delegation depart for WEF in Davos, Switzerland

Ramaphosa and SA delegation depart for WEF in Davos, Switzerland

By: African News Agency      22nd January 2018 Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and his delegation departed from Johannesburg on Sunday evening to participate at the World Economic Forum (WEF)... 

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Has Nigeria’s president not built even a nursery school, as Jonathan aide claimed?

Has Nigeria’s president not built even a nursery school, as Jonathan aide claimed?

16th January 2018 Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari has not built a single institution of learning, a former aide to his predecessor recently tweeted this to his... 

Ramaphosa takes on ANC leadership role with alacrity: and clarity of intent

Ramaphosa takes on ANC leadership role with alacrity: and clarity of intent

15th January 2018 Cyril Ramaphosa, the newly elected President of South Africa’s governing African National Congress, made his position clear when he delivered a... 

Zimbabwe urgently needs a new land administration system

Zimbabwe urgently needs a new land administration system

15th January 2018 Zimbabwe urgently needs a new system of land administration to harness development in the agricultural sector. The country’s land use and ownership... 

De Lille crisis reveals DA factionalism and extreme centralisation

De Lille crisis reveals DA factionalism and extreme centralisation

15th January 2018 This time last year the DA had reason to be happy with their change of political fortunes. The local government elections of 2016 had seen it take... 

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Merging development agencies: making the right choice

Merging development agencies: making the right choice

15th January 2018 Every few years, the reorganisation of foreign aid bureaucracy becomes a topical issue in development policy circles. The last time this happened... 

 The future of Central African Republic is still at risk

The future of Central African Republic is still at risk

12th January 2018 More than half of Central African Republic’s population is in need of urgent humanitarian aid – amidst chronic underfunding, persisting violence... 

Violence and Discrimination against LGBT People in Ghana

Violence and Discrimination against LGBT People in Ghana

12th January 2018 Ghana has a mixed record on its treatment of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people. It criminalizes “unnatural carnal knowledge” in... 

Dark Side – Secret Origins of Evidence in US Criminal Cases

Dark Side – Secret Origins of Evidence in US Criminal Cases

12th January 2018 In the United States today, a growing body of evidence suggests that the federal government is deliberately concealing methods used by intelligence... 

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Statements

SA: Ramapolo Hugh Masekela passes on

SA: Ramapolo Hugh Masekela passes on

23rd January 2018 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

23rd January 2018 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

23rd January 2018 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... 

RAF: RAF welcomes decrease in festive season road fatalities

RAF: RAF welcomes decrease in festive season road fatalities

23rd January 2018 The Road Accident Fund (RAF) welcomes the 11% decrease in festive season road fatalities announced by the Minister of Transport, Joe Maswanganyi,... 

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Press Offices

The not so sweet Sugar Tax

The not so sweet Sugar Tax

14th December 2017 The proposal to tax the sugar content of beverages first came to light in the 2016 Budget. On 5 December 2017, after 18 months of debate,... 

VAT and e-commerce, South Africa falls behind; stays behind

VAT and e-commerce, South Africa falls behind; stays behind

12th December 2017 Tax systems around the world are struggling to keep pace with the digitisation of commerce.  Where tax systems could previously rely on... 

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

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

12th December 2017 SECTION A:  ENVIRONMENTAL (NATIONAL) National Environmental Management: Protected Areas Act 57 of 2003 

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

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

12th December 2017 SECTION A:  ENVIRONMENTAL (NATIONAL) National Environmental Management: Waste Act 59 of 2008 

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