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Cosatu affiliate Nehawu calls on Zuma to resign

By: African News Agency      1st November 2016 The biggest public sector union, the National Union of Health and Allied Workers Union (Nehawu) has on Tuesday called on President Jacob Zuma to... 

Cosatu affiliate Nehawu calls on Zuma to resign
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DASO calls for investigation of anti-semitic messages at Wits

DASO calls for investigation of anti-semitic messages at Wits 

By: African News Agency      1st November 2016 The Democratic Alliance Students Organisation (DASO) on Tuesday called for an investigation of alleged anti-Semitic hate speech at the University... 

Van Rooyen is a clown - EFF

Van Rooyen is a clown - EFF  

By: News24Wire      1st November 2016 The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) says Co-operative Governance Minister Des van Rooyen is a "clown" for first dropping his application to... 

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All eyes on the Libyan crisis

All eyes on the Libyan crisis

12th May 2015 Libya is fast becoming a failed state. The country continues to suffer at the hands of the scores of militias and armed groups that control the... 

Debating democracy to create an informed and active citizenry

Debating democracy to create an informed and active citizenry

12th May 2015 While introducing my recent book Recovering Democracy in South Africa to launches all over the country I have probed the meaning of the words... 

What's really wrong with the state of journalism?

What's really wrong with the state of journalism?

11th May 2015 The need for balanced and accurate reporting about conflict situations in Africa is more crucial than ever. Surveys done in the run-up to World... 

Al-Shabaab follows ISIS’ deadly playbook

Al-Shabaab follows ISIS’ deadly playbook

11th May 2015 Harakat al-Shabaab al-Mujahidin, or al-Shabaab as the group is commonly known, faced a dilemma in February 2015 following continuing battlefield... 

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Situation Report: Zimbabwe's Tortuous Road to a New Constitution and Elections (August 2012)

22nd August 2012 In July 2012, the Constitution Select Committee of Parliament (Copac) that was mandated to consult Zimbabweans and draft a new constitution finally... 

Ensuring Regulatory Compliance: Who plays the major role? (August 2012)

21st August 2012 In an environment where the global economic recession, demise of major financial institutions and changing business landscape has led to stricter... 

From ‘Crowding Out to Crowding In’: Towards an Institutional Analysis of Adaptation Funds (August 2012)

20th August 2012 Quantifying the cost of funding adaptation to climate change (‘adaptation finance’) is difficult. There is a broad range of estimates, with the UN... 

Cereal Secrets: The world’s largest grain traders and global agriculture (August 2012)

17th August 2012 The world’s largest commodity traders have a significant impact on the modern agri-food system. Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), Bunge, Cargill and... 

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SGJ: Sonke Gender Justice denounces President Zuma's cabinet reshuffle

SGJ: Sonke Gender Justice denounces President Zuma's cabinet reshuffle

31st March 2017 Sonke registers deep concern about the cabinet reshuffle announced by President Zuma just after midnight last night. We view this reshuffle, and... 

SA: Archbishop Ndungane says large-scale axing in Cabinet is “shameful”

SA: Archbishop Ndungane says large-scale axing in Cabinet is “shameful”

31st March 2017 President Zuma’s shameful actions in the dead of last night were not those of a statesman acting in the illuminating light of democracy under which... 

PAC: PAC's official position on recent cabinet reshuffle

PAC: PAC's official position on recent cabinet reshuffle

31st March 2017 We have noted the cabinet reshuffle. The changes in personnel do not necessarily mean changes in the core mandate of those institutions. As long as... 

SA: Bishop Gabuza says continued uncertainities around Treasury are a cause for concern

SA: Bishop Gabuza says continued uncertainities around Treasury are a cause for concern

31st March 2017 Bishop Gabuza has said that replacement of the finance minister is a cause for concern. “Despite the government’s rhetoric around radical economic... 

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Stalkers, watch out!

7th August 2013 On 27 April 2013 the Protection from Harassment Act, 2011 was eventually brought into force after a long wait by those who need the protection it... 

Is manipulation of adverts contrary to Advertising Standards Authority codes?

6th August 2013 The advert below featured on Linkedin yesterday together with an article entitled "Dove uses Photoshop Trojan Horse to shame potential... 

How badly do we eat?

6th August 2013 There is currently a range of proposed legislation to assist South Africans with eating properly. The regulations and statutes range from the... 

Disputes about benefits Part 1: The distinction between remuneration and benefits

6th August 2013 Employers have been avoiding liability for unfair labour practice claims relating to “benefits” for some time. It has been argued, often... 

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