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Leave Cabinet decisions to the president, Pandor tells opposition

By: News24Wire      20th February 2018 Opposition parties should leave decisions regarding assembling a new Cabinet to South Africa's new president, Science and Technology Minister... 

Leave Cabinet decisions to the president, Pandor tells opposition
Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor
Zuma to join ANC 'on the ground' during 2019 election campaigns

Zuma to join ANC 'on the ground' during 2019 election campaigns

By: News24Wire      20th February 2018 Former president Jacob Zuma will join the African National Congress (ANC) "on the ground" during 2019 election campaigns, the ANC KwaZulu-Natal's... 

Eskom board called on to prove utility not trading recklessly

Eskom board called on to prove utility not trading recklessly

By: Terence Creamer     19th February 2018 The Institute for Accountability in Southern Africa has written to Eskom chairperson Jabu Mabuza requesting a detailed written explanation as to... 

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 APRM@15 - Has African Governance come of Age?

APRM@15 - Has African Governance come of Age?

9th February 2018 In the Americas, when a young Latina girl turns 15, she celebrates her fiesta de quinceañera, a coming of age ceremony. Across the Atlantic Ocean,... 

Disrupting mindsets

Disrupting mindsets

9th February 2018 The main disruption in the global energy milieu over the past five years has been a “disruption in the mindset,” Engie CEO Isabelle Kocher asserted... 

South Africa's future hinges on Ramaphosa's strategic skills

South Africa's future hinges on Ramaphosa's strategic skills

8th February 2018 South Africa’s 2018 State of the Nation address by the president of South Africa has been postponed. This unprecedented step makes it clear that... 

Meeting food security needs in very poor households in the Eastern Cape: the role of own agricultural production

Meeting food security needs in very poor households in the Eastern Cape: the role of own agricultural production

8th February 2018 Small-scale agriculture evokes strong views in terms of both its current and potential roles in rural development. We examine how many (or few)... 

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 The Digital Arab World: Understanding and embracing regional changes in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

The Digital Arab World: Understanding and embracing regional changes in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

2nd February 2018 The increasing convergence and affordability of digital, biological and physical technologies will dramatically affect how the Arab world produces,... 

GRM Search Salary Survey 2017/2018

GRM Search Salary Survey 2017/2018

2nd February 2018 Once again, 2017-2018 has seen a number of changes within the legal sector in Southern Africa and with those changes come the accompanying changes... 

People, Migration and Security: Africa in a Volatile World

People, Migration and Security: Africa in a Volatile World

1st February 2018 Between 1-3 December 2017, The Brenthurst Foundation, in partnership with the British Peace Support Team (Pretoria, South Africa), the Africa... 

Humanitarian Action for Children 2018 (Overview)

Humanitarian Action for Children 2018 (Overview)

1st February 2018 This publication highlights a fundamental aspect of the UNICEF’s work: its effort to confront the complex and unique needs of every child whose... 

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SA: MEC Gwen Ramokgopa shocked by allegations of rape at Dr Yusuf Dadoo Hospital

SA: MEC Gwen Ramokgopa shocked by allegations of rape at Dr Yusuf Dadoo Hospital

20th February 2018 Gauteng MEC for Health Dr Gwen Ramokgopa has reacted with shock to an alleged sexual assault against a patient by a sessional doctor based at Dr... 

SA: Minister Maswanganyi on delay of flight operations due to unattended bag at OR Tambo Airport

SA: Minister Maswanganyi on delay of flight operations due to unattended bag at OR Tambo Airport

20th February 2018 The Minister of Transport, Mr Joe Maswanganyi, commends the swift response of both the Airport Company South Africa (ACSA) and the South Africa... 

SA: Parliament and the budget

SA: Parliament and the budget

20th February 2018 In his State of the Nation Address last Friday, President Cyril Ramaphosa made an assessment of the state of the country’s socio-economic situation... 

OUTA: OUTA calls for Public Protector to resign

OUTA: OUTA calls for Public Protector to resign

20th February 2018 OUTA calls on Public Protector advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane to resign, following the recent court  rulings against her office, particularly last... 

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Deal value in Healthcare to triple in Africa and the Middle East in 2018

Deal value in Healthcare to triple in Africa and the Middle East in 2018

29th January 2018 Baker McKenzie's Global Transactions Forecast, developed in association with Oxford Economics, predicts that M&A deal value in the healthcare... 

Interception of Information

Interception of Information

26th January 2018 Many employers are still not aware of the Regulation of Interception of Communications Act (RICA) that came into effect at the end of September... 

Mining: Industry hopes that the new broom sweeps clean

Mining: Industry hopes that the new broom sweeps clean

25th January 2018 The mining industry is poised on a knife’s edge with its future largely dependant on what the ANC's newly installed management team does in the... 

Tax victory for automotive manufacturers

Tax victory for automotive manufacturers

25th January 2018 A recent Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) judgment (Volkswagen South Africa (Pty) Ltd v CSARS) provided much needed clarity that Productive Asset... 

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