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Zimbabwe not seeking mercy, but massive investment – Ambassador

By: African News Agency      16th October 2018 The Zimbabwean government on Tuesday embarked on a charm offensive to woo investors in South Africa during the country's "Zimbabwe is open for... 

Zimbabwe not seeking mercy, but massive investment – Ambassador
Be nice to me and grant me my maiden years as finance minister, jokes Mboweni

Be nice to me and grant me my maiden years as finance minister, jokes Mboweni

By: News24Wire      16th October 2018 Newly appointed Finance Minister Tito Mboweni received a warm welcome by Parliament’s oversight committee on finance on Tuesday, and in a... 

Joburg ANC branch to hold meeting to address land question

Joburg ANC branch to hold meeting to address land question

By: Sashnee Moodley     16th October 2018 The African National Congress (ANC) Jeanette Schoon branch is set to hold a meeting on October 25, to discuss land expropriation without... 

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Cameroon presidential poll underscores the need for term limits

Cameroon presidential poll underscores the need for term limits

9th October 2018 The official results of Cameroon’s October 7, 2018 presidential election are due in two weeks. But they’re not expected to yield any surprises.... 

Survey shows a majority of South Africans support land reform

Survey shows a majority of South Africans support land reform

9th October 2018 Unequal access to land in South Africa continues to prevent citizens from enjoying human dignity, rights and security. The ongoing debates and... 

Slowly improving co-ordination

Slowly improving co-ordination

9th October 2018 An acquaintance in the Union Buildings once had this profound observation of leaders since the advent of democracy: “Mandela gave us freedom, Mbeki... 

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege for campaigns against sexual violence

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege for campaigns against sexual violence

8th October 2018 Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege have been awarded the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize for their work in trying to end sexual violence during war and armed... 

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Land governance and inclusive business in agriculture: advancing the debate

Land governance and inclusive business in agriculture: advancing the debate

9th October 2018 There is growing business interest in investing in agriculture in low- and middle-income countries, just as several governments are looking to... 

State Capture – Pule G. Selepe

State Capture – Pule G. Selepe

9th October 2018 State Capture is corruption of a special type, which involves powerful private individuals or even organisations which exert undue, illegitimate... 

Evaluating renewable energy manufacturing potential in the Arab region: Jordan, Lebanon, United Arab Emirates

Evaluating renewable energy manufacturing potential in the Arab region: Jordan, Lebanon, United Arab Emirates

8th October 2018 This study assesses the potential for manufacturing renewable energy components in Jordan, Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates. All three... 

Localisation: opportunities and challenges for protection in disaster response

Localisation: opportunities and challenges for protection in disaster response

8th October 2018 Much debate about reform and improving the effectiveness of humanitarian aid in recent years has revolved around ‘localisation’, a prominent theme... 

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Statements

FHR: FHR Concerned About The Increasing Gender-Based Violence In SA

FHR: FHR Concerned About The Increasing Gender-Based Violence In SA

16th October 2018 The Foundation for Human Rights (FHR) is concerned about the increasing rate of sexual offences in the country in South Africa. More worrying is... 

DA: President Ramaphosa will need to tell the truth about prior VBS knowledge when he appears in Parliament on Thursday

DA: President Ramaphosa will need to tell the truth about prior VBS knowledge when he appears in Parliament on Thursday

16th October 2018 Allegations that President Ramaphosa had prior knowledge of theft and looting at VBS bank is a matter of national importance and, if true, has... 

SA: Speaker Baleka Mbete calls for heightened education of women and girl children in science, technology, engineering and mathematics at IPU

SA: Speaker Baleka Mbete calls for heightened education of women and girl children in science, technology, engineering and mathematics at IPU

16th October 2018 Parliaments of the world must help break the back of exclusion and under-representation of women in the science, technology, engineering and... 

PanSALB: Land Expropriation Without Compensation Is SA Word Of The Year 2018

PanSALB: Land Expropriation Without Compensation Is SA Word Of The Year 2018

16th October 2018 The Pan South African Language Board (PanSALB) in association media research companies Focal Points and Newsclip proclaims land expropriation... 

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Press Offices

How to navigate HR processes in a complex legal ecosystem

How to navigate HR processes in a complex legal ecosystem

2nd October 2018 Speaking at the Knowledge Dome, as part of the HR Indaba to be held at the Sandton Convention Centre on the 3rd - 4th of October, legal expert Yoni... 

Dismissals For Incompatibility Are Dangerous

Dismissals For Incompatibility Are Dangerous

1st October 2018 An employer’s own strong feeling about incompatibility is entirely insufficient. This is a key reason for employers to think twice before using... 

Mining Charter III Published

Mining Charter III Published

28th September 2018 The Minister of Mineral Resources, the Honourable Gwede Mantashe (Minister) has now published the final version of the revised Broad-Based Black... 

The launch of Webber Wentzel Alert

The launch of Webber Wentzel Alert

27th September 2018 Webber Wentzel is excited to announce the launch of “Webber Wentzel Alert”, an online tool designed to launch a coordinated legal emergency... 

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