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Last 19 missing after deadly Nairobi hotel attack now accounted for – Red Cross

By: Reuters     17th January 2019 Nineteen people still missing two days after a Somali militant attack on a Nairobi hotel and office complex that killed 21 people are now accounted... 

Last 19 missing after deadly Nairobi hotel attack now accounted for – Red Cross
Transnet to pursue ‘just and equitable’ settlements with rail OEMs awarded ‘unlawful’ contracts

Transnet to pursue ‘just and equitable’ settlements with rail OEMs awarded ‘unlawful’ contracts 

By: Terence Creamer     17th January 2019 Having determined the procurement of 1 064 diesel and electric locomotives to be “irregular and unlawful”, Transnet has communicated its intention... 

Agrizzi says fears for his life after spotting ex-cop colleague at inquiry

Agrizzi says fears for his life after spotting ex-cop colleague at inquiry

By: African News Agency      17th January 2019 Former Bosasa chief operating officer Angelo Agrizzi said on Thursday he was concerned about threats on his life after he spotted an individual he... 

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A referendum on land reform in South Africa? Brexit suggests not

A referendum on land reform in South Africa? Brexit suggests not

10th January 2019 There are many valid reasons for calling for a deepening of democracy in South Africa, despite the fact that it has regular free elections and... 

 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... 

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 Our Shared Digital Future Building an Inclusive, Trustworthy and Sustainable Digital Society

Our Shared Digital Future Building an Inclusive, Trustworthy and Sustainable Digital Society

11th December 2018 Our Shared Digital Futures is a publication shaped by leaders from business, government, academia and civil society who collectively acknowledge... 

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.... 

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DIRCO: Minister Sisulu extends condolences to the family and friends of the late Ambassador Dumisani Kumalo

DIRCO: Minister Sisulu extends condolences to the family and friends of the late Ambassador Dumisani Kumalo

Updated 4 hours ago The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Hon Lindiwe Sisulu, has extended her condolences and those of the DIRCO family, to the... 

DIRCO: FW: Minister Sisulu media statement on the four South Africans who drowned in Mozambique, Mr Andre Hanekom, and protests in Zimbabwe

DIRCO: FW: Minister Sisulu media statement on the four South Africans who drowned in Mozambique, Mr Andre Hanekom, and protests in Zimbabwe

20th January 2019 On the four South Africans who drowned in Mozambique's Portuguese Islands, the Minister has on behalf of the South African Government extended... 

DAFF: Update On Limpopo FMD Outbreak

DAFF: Update On Limpopo FMD Outbreak

18th January 2019 Subsequent to Minister’s meeting with industry, the Technical Task team met on Wed 16th January 2019 and shared information and advice. The... 

NEHAWU: NEHAWU Shocked At Allegations Of Corruption And Money Laundering At Bosasa

NEHAWU: NEHAWU Shocked At Allegations Of Corruption And Money Laundering At Bosasa

18th January 2019 The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] has been following the proceedings at the Commission of Enquiry into State... 

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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... 

Reinstating the obvious

Reinstating the obvious

14th December 2018 The Constitutional Court (CC) recently handed down judgment in an application for leave to appeal against a portion of the Labour Appeal Court's... 

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

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