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Sassa warns of fraudster selling cards on social media

By: African News Agency      16th January 2019 The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) on Wednesday warned of a man advertising the sale of Sassa cards on Facebook. "These stolen cards... 

Sassa warns of fraudster selling cards on social media
 Mboweni calls for end to Zim sanctions

Mboweni calls for end to Zim sanctions

By: News24Wire      16th January 2019 Finance minister Tito Mboweni said on Wednesday that Zimbabwe should look at introducing a new currency to counter its economic and financial... 

Dudu Myeni 'gave confidential NPA documents to Bosasa'

Dudu Myeni 'gave confidential NPA documents to Bosasa'

By: News24Wire      16th January 2019 Former South African Airways board chairperson Dudu Myeni allegedly handed confidential National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) documents to ex-Bosasa... 

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 South Sudan: ‘Whose power are they sharing anyway?’

South Sudan: ‘Whose power are they sharing anyway?’

10th January 2019 The signing in September 2018 of a new peace agreement between the government of President Salva Kiir Mayardit, main rebel leader Riek Machar and... 

South Africa joins global charge to overhaul undergraduate economics

South Africa joins global charge to overhaul undergraduate economics

9th January 2019 Are universities teaching the right kind of economics? Are they equipping students with the right kind of skills? These are some of the questions... 

How foreign backing is keeping Sudan’s Omar al-Bashir in power

How foreign backing is keeping Sudan’s Omar al-Bashir in power

9th January 2019 Day after day Sudanese are taking to the streets to protest against the rule of Omar al-Bashir. The president, who himself seized power in 1989... 

 Why are women still so unsafe?

Why are women still so unsafe?

9th January 2019 Violence against women is an indicator of how prone societies are towards violence. Almost two decades since countries across the world adopted... 

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The Criterion Report Vol 1 No 3

The Criterion Report Vol 1 No 3

11th December 2018 In line with the IRR’s objective to become an authority on political market research, the Institute has undertaken a “snap-poll”, focusing... 

The Coal Mine Next Door – How the US Government’s Deregulation of Mountaintop Removal Threatens Public Health

The Coal Mine Next Door – How the US Government’s Deregulation of Mountaintop Removal Threatens Public Health

10th December 2018 For 20 years, coal companies blasted off the mountaintops around the house of Rick Bradford, a retired teacher in Edwight, West Virginia, to... 

A Right To Be Heard: Listening to Children and Young People on the Move

A Right To Be Heard: Listening to Children and Young People on the Move

10th December 2018 This report presents the perspectives of nearly 4 000 young migrants and refugees who responded to a recent global poll conducted by UNICEF.... 

Pure Life as a Means to Development, Costa Rican Style

Pure Life as a Means to Development, Costa Rican Style

6th December 2018 Costa Rica is a top performer in Latin America with an economy that is over five times its size in the mid-1980s. Best known for its rich... 

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SOLIDARITY: Solidarity served court papers in the Schweizer-Reneke saga

SOLIDARITY: Solidarity served court papers in the Schweizer-Reneke saga

17th January 2019 Late last night Solidarity served court papers on the North-West Education MEC, the North-West Department of Education and on Laerskool... 

MACUA & WAMUA: MACUA PICKET at DMR to Demand that Minister Mantashe keep his hands off Xolobeni Land

MACUA & WAMUA: MACUA PICKET at DMR to Demand that Minister Mantashe keep his hands off Xolobeni Land

17th January 2019 Mining Affected communities are deeply concerned by the arrogance of Minister Mantashe who has consistently ignored court rulings compelling him to... 

CW: Zondo Commission: Bosasa splurged on bribes to government officials

CW: Zondo Commission: Bosasa splurged on bribes to government officials

17th January 2019 Controversial facilities management company Bosasa spent between R4-million and R6-million monthly for bribes to senior government officials on the... 

ADeC: President Cyril Ramaphosa has Failed to Intervene in Zim Crisis

ADeC: President Cyril Ramaphosa has Failed to Intervene in Zim Crisis

17th January 2019 The last two days have been chaos in our neighbouring country Zimbabwe over the food and fuel shortage. Triggered by the sudden increase in the... 

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Employment Equity Report Online Deadline Looming

Employment Equity Report Online Deadline Looming

9th January 2019 Every year, designated employers in South Africa are obligated to submit an employment equity report reporting in accordance with Section 21 of the... 

The National Minimum Wage Act 9 Of 2018 - What You Need To Know

The National Minimum Wage Act 9 Of 2018 - What You Need To Know

9th January 2019 The National Minimum Wage Act 9 of 2018 (NMWA) came into effect on 1 January 2019. The NMWA provides for, amongst others, a national minimum wage;... 

Africa 2019 – The Optimist's View

Africa 2019 – The Optimist's View

By: Creamer Media Reporter      8th January 2019 Is there a new scramble for Africa? Why should Africa be confident? These and other questions are eloquently ventilated at the plethora of Africa... 

When Is A Third Party Liable For Labour Law Transgressions?

When Is A Third Party Liable For Labour Law Transgressions?

7th January 2019 Where two entities are conducting themselves as one enterprise they may, under certain circumstances, be held liable for ill treatment of each... 

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May elections: what is the price of an ANC electoral victory?

Has Cyril Ramaphosa’s position weakened and, if so, what are the consequences?

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