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MPs add their voices to calls for stronger multi-lateral governance structures

By: African News Agency      16th October 2018 South African MPs have added their voices to calls at the 139th Inter-Parliamentary Union’s (IPU) Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland, for stronger... 

MPs add their voices to calls for stronger multi-lateral governance structures
Sisulu in DRC for Bi-national Commission

Sisulu in DRC for Bi-national Commission

By: News24Wire      16th October 2018 International Relations and Cooperation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu will on Tuesday attend the Ministerial Meeting of South Africa-Democratic Republic... 

'We're not Zuma's mouthpiece', says new party

'We're not Zuma's mouthpiece', says new party

By: News24Wire      16th October 2018 The Mazibuye African Congress (MAC) claims it is not a mouthpiece for former president Jacob Zuma and hasn't spoken to him since establishing... 

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 Nene and the complex truth of State capture

Nene and the complex truth of State capture

8th October 2018 The Zondo Commission of Inquiry’s slow reveal has gripped South Africans. The 2016 Public Protector’s report on State capture was revelatory but... 

Breaking with Zumaism

Breaking with Zumaism

8th October 2018 The hope has been repeatedly expressed that the onset of Cyril Ramaphosa’s presidency of the ANC and the country would represent a break with the... 

Liver transplant from HIV+ living donor to negative recipient: key ethical issues

Liver transplant from HIV+ living donor to negative recipient: key ethical issues

5th October 2018 South Africa has a dire shortage of organ donors. This means that doctors struggle to find suitable donor organs for critically ill patients who... 

South Africa’s white right, the Alt-Right and the alternative

South Africa’s white right, the Alt-Right and the alternative

5th October 2018 There has been a global rise in populism, especially of the right wing variety. In South Africa this has manifested in the increasingly strident... 

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Changing the lives of rural women and girls for the better

Changing the lives of rural women and girls for the better

5th October 2018 Across the global South, most rural women and girls are disadvantaged compared to men and boys. Most receive less formal education, have fewer... 

The Final Countdown: Now or never to reform the palm oil industry

The Final Countdown: Now or never to reform the palm oil industry

5th October 2018 Palm oil suppliers to the world’s largest brands, including Unilever, Nestlé, Colgate-Palmolive and Mondelez, have destroyed an area of rainforest... 

Review of Maritime Transport 2018

Review of Maritime Transport 2018

4th October 2018 Maritime transport is the backbone of international trade and the global economy. Around 80 per cent of global trade by volume and over 70 per cent... 

The Human Rights Impact of Bauxite Mining in Guinea

The Human Rights Impact of Bauxite Mining in Guinea

4th October 2018 Bauxite mining in Guinea, one of the world’s poorest countries, is booming. Since 2015, the government of President Alpha Condé has transformed... 

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Statements

dti: The dti To Lead Agro-Processing Companies On Mission To Explore New Markets At Paris Trade Fair

dti: The dti To Lead Agro-Processing Companies On Mission To Explore New Markets At Paris Trade Fair

16th October 2018 The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) will lead a delegation of 38 agro-processing companies on a mission to explore new markets at the... 

DA: Further Baaitjies-trial delays, a failure of justice

DA: Further Baaitjies-trial delays, a failure of justice

16th October 2018 The Democratic Alliance notes the latest postponement in the Johannes Baaitjies-trial. Proceedings were halted and postponed until Thursday to... 

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... 

Minister Bathabile Dlamini Calls On All South Africa’s To Observe The International Day Of Rural Women

Minister Bathabile Dlamini Calls On All South Africa’s To Observe The International Day Of Rural Women

16th October 2018 The Minister in the Presidency responsible for Women, Ms. Bathabile Dlamini, has called on all South Africans to observe the International Day of... 

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Press Offices

Is An Employee Able To Avoid A Disciplinary Hearing Or Disciplinary Sanction By Resigning?

Is An Employee Able To Avoid A Disciplinary Hearing Or Disciplinary Sanction By Resigning?

27th September 2018 It is trite law that employees may resign from his employment, either with immediate effect or on notice, thereby unilaterally terminating the... 

A University Has

A University Has "No Body to Kick and No Soul to Damn"

26th September 2018 In a recent reported judgment, the Commissioner for the South African Revenue Service v Respublica (Pty) Ltd (1025/2017) [2018] ZASCA 109 (12... 

Is graffiti protected by copyright?

Is graffiti protected by copyright?

26th September 2018 Graffiti is no longer considered to be vandalism and destruction of public property, with fashion labels and major corporations using it in their... 

The Three C’s - Content Sharing, Copyright and Creative Commons Licenses

The Three C’s - Content Sharing, Copyright and Creative Commons Licenses

26th September 2018 When a work, such as a video, is uploaded onto YouTube or a photograph uploaded onto Flickr, people often believe that because it is being made... 

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