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Zim war veterans ask High Court to validate 'army intervention'

By: News24Wire      21st November 2017 Zimbabwe's war veterans have reportedly approached the High Court seeking an order declaring the intervention by the defence forces as a lawful and... 

Zim war veterans ask High Court to validate 'army intervention'
'Zuma tried to seduce Nxasana with public money', court hears

'Zuma tried to seduce Nxasana with public money', court hears

By: News24Wire      21st November 2017 President Jacob Zuma tried to "bully" former National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) Mxolisi Nxasana out of office by using an inquiry into... 

Like Zimbabwe, South Africa needs leadership change – Mthembu

Like Zimbabwe, South Africa needs leadership change – Mthembu

By: Reuters     21st November 2017 The African National Congress (ANC) should get President Jacob Zuma to stand down as head of state after a party conference next month because like... 

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Is SA ‘among the top six in the world’ for nuclear medicine ingredients?

Is SA ‘among the top six in the world’ for nuclear medicine ingredients?

15th November 2017 The day after Minister David Mahlobo was moved from state security to energy, he highlighted South Africa’s achievements in nuclear science.... 

South Africa is still way behind the curve on transforming land ownership

South Africa is still way behind the curve on transforming land ownership

14th November 2017 Land is a highly charged and politicised issue all over the world. South Africa, with its history of extreme dispossession through colonialism and... 

Social mobility: South Africa’s underestimated challenge

Social mobility: South Africa’s underestimated challenge

14th November 2017 ‘Protesting’ is a long-standing part of South Africa’s political culture, and not an altogether negative one – it is a right in a democratic... 

Struggling to quorate and 33 days to go

Struggling to quorate and 33 days to go

13th November 2017 First the deadline was the end of October; then it was moved to 15 November; now some ANC members are asking for 19 November.  These are the... 

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 Barriers to Justice and Support Services for Sexual Assault Survivors in India

Barriers to Justice and Support Services for Sexual Assault Survivors in India

10th November 2017 In May 2017, a 23-year-old woman was murdered in Haryana state’s Rohtak district. The victim’s body was found four days after she was allegedly... 

 Stopping the Scandals: five ways governments can end tax avoidance

Stopping the Scandals: five ways governments can end tax avoidance

9th November 2017 When global corporations and the super-rich use tax havens to avoid paying their fair share, it is the poorest countries and people who lose most.... 

 Testing community consent: Tullow Oil project in Kenya

Testing community consent: Tullow Oil project in Kenya

9th November 2017 This case study assesses the extent of Tullow Oil’s compliance with the principle of Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) in Turkana County,... 

 Impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution on Supply Chains

Impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution on Supply Chains

9th November 2017 Disruptive technologies are transforming all end-to-end steps in production and business models in most sectors of the economy. The products that... 

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Statements

EFF: EFF welcomes and celebrates Mugabe's resignation

EFF: EFF welcomes and celebrates Mugabe's resignation

21st November 2017 The EFF welcomes and celebrates President Mugabe's resignation as President of Zimbabwe. In essence, President Mugabe has accepted the democratic... 

DA: Jack Bloom says Gauteng Health won't get funds from universities

DA: Jack Bloom says Gauteng Health won't get funds from universities

21st November 2017 Gauteng Health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa has claimed that her department is owed R2.7 billion from universities for the funding of joint appointments of... 

Zimbabwe: Notice of resignation as President of the Republic of Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Notice of resignation as President of the Republic of Zimbabwe

21st November 2017 In terms of the provisions of section 96 (1) of the constitution of Zimbabwe, amendment number 20, 2013. Following my verbal communication with the... 

SA: Minister Zulu lauds GovChat

SA: Minister Zulu lauds GovChat

21st November 2017 Minister of Small Business Development Ms Lindiwe Zulu has expressed her well wishes and encouragement to South Africa's largest civic engagement... 

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Press Offices

Tax Court confirms a hard line in relation to requests for reasons

Tax Court confirms a hard line in relation to requests for reasons

8th November 2017 The Income Tax Court (Tax Court) recently handed down judgment in ITC 0032/2016 and ITC 0033/2016 which were two identical applications dealing... 

Baker McKenzie offers practice management training to three external lawyers

Baker McKenzie offers practice management training to three external lawyers

7th November 2017 Baker McKenzie in Johannesburg has announced it will offer three external candidates a place on the firm’s Practice Management Training (PMT)... 

How Do You Define an Employee in the Gig Economy?

How Do You Define an Employee in the Gig Economy?

6th November 2017 There has been substantial growth in a category of the services sector which is often referred to as the “gig” or “collaborative” economy. The... 

Here is the News: You are an Independent Contractor, Not an Employee

Here is the News: You are an Independent Contractor, Not an Employee

6th November 2017 "What is the purpose of having your cake if you can't eat it?" a friend said after a couple of beers. Even he would admit that it sounds less... 

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