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Presidency 'outraged' by misrepresentation of Ramaphosa kneeling next to Zwelithini

By: News24Wire      11th July 2018 The Presidency says it is "quite outraged" after a picture surfaced of President Cyril Ramaphosa kneeling next to Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini,... 

Presidency 'outraged' by misrepresentation of Ramaphosa kneeling next to Zwelithini
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Ivory Coast President names new govt; key positions unchanged

Ivory Coast President names new govt; key positions unchanged

By: Reuters     11th July 2018 Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara named a new government on Tuesday, but the key positions of finance, defence and agriculture were... 

Nothing stopping Jiba, Mrwebi returning to work - NPA

Nothing stopping Jiba, Mrwebi returning to work - NPA

By: News24Wire      10th July 2018 There is nothing stopping the National Prosecuting Authority's (NPA's) Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi from returning to work, the NPA said on... 

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Do 10 Nigerians die from cancer every hour?

Do 10 Nigerians die from cancer every hour?

6th July 2018 In a story about a cancer screening event, a reporter in ThisDay newspaper claimed that “at least 10 Nigerians die from cancer every hour”. Health... 

Derisking Eskom

Derisking Eskom

6th July 2018 The term ‘too big to fail’ came to the fore during the so-called Great Recession, which arose after America’s sub-prime mortgage crisis triggered... 

How young activists are keeping Mandela's legacy alive across Africa

How young activists are keeping Mandela's legacy alive across Africa

5th July 2018 Last month, at a conference on African Inequalities co-organised by our school and the London School of Economics, the first audience question came... 

 Algeria’s migration policy conundrum

Algeria’s migration policy conundrum

5th July 2018 Since the end of 2017, thousands of undocumented migrants from Côte d’Ivoire, Cameroon, Senegal, Mali and Guinea have been repatriated – or... 

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 Reshaping Urban Mobility with Autonomous Vehicles Lessons from the City of Boston

Reshaping Urban Mobility with Autonomous Vehicles Lessons from the City of Boston

28th June 2018 Autonomous vehicles will radically transform how people and goods are transported around cities. What steps do government leaders need to take to... 

A guide to multilateral development banks

A guide to multilateral development banks

28th June 2018 The mandates and operations of multilateral development banks (MDBs) have evolved and expanded in recent decades. Many were created in the 1960s,... 

 The Global Financial and Monetary System in 2030

The Global Financial and Monetary System in 2030

27th June 2018 The Global Future Council on Financial and Monetary Systems published this report singling out three key aspects of the risks and challenges... 

Panama: Reform takes a Scalpel, not a Hammer

Panama: Reform takes a Scalpel, not a Hammer

27th June 2018 Panama has transformed to become one of the fastest expanding economies worldwide, growing from a GDP of US$1-billion to US$55-billion in 50 years,... 

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Statements

RBIDZ: Media statement and invite_BRICS Round Table Discussion_Richards Bay

RBIDZ: Media statement and invite_BRICS Round Table Discussion_Richards Bay

11th July 2018 KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Government won the bid to host the BRICS Business Council from the 22nd to the 23rd July 2018 at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli... 

SACP: SACP congratulates Eritrea and Ethiopia for signing a watershed ‘Joint Declaration of Peace and Friendship’

SACP: SACP congratulates Eritrea and Ethiopia for signing a watershed ‘Joint Declaration of Peace and Friendship’

11th July 2018 The South African Communist Party (SACP) congratulates the governments of Eritrea and Ethiopia for signing a watershed ‘Joint Declaration of Peace... 

SA: Northern Cape has an opportunity to eradicate its housing backlog

SA: Northern Cape has an opportunity to eradicate its housing backlog

11th July 2018 Human Settlements Nomaindiya Mfeketo says Northern Cape could be the first province in the country to eradicate its housing backlog that stands at... 

DA: DA reports Mogalakwena water crisis to SAHRC

DA: DA reports Mogalakwena water crisis to SAHRC

11th July 2018 The DA has filed a complaint at the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) to probe Mogalakwena Municipality for failing to provide clean... 

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Press Offices

Turning Data into Actionable Insight

Turning Data into Actionable Insight

29th June 2018 Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) programmes are no longer a ‘tick-the-box’ exercise for organisations. Information technology advancements are... 

When it is necessary to hire a patent attorney

When it is necessary to hire a patent attorney

29th June 2018 The cost of obtaining a patent may seem exorbitant for the individual entrepreneur or start-up, but the protection of intellectual property may be... 

Tobacco products: Plain packaging is looming in South Africa

Tobacco products: Plain packaging is looming in South Africa

29th June 2018 The discussion or more apt, debate, on plain packaging in relation to tobacco products has been ongoing in South Africa for several years now. But,... 

PAIPO – Concerns from a brand holder’s perspective

PAIPO – Concerns from a brand holder’s perspective

29th June 2018 Since the start of cross-border trade, various treaties have been entered into to provide protection of a brand holder which is similar to that of... 

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