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Spy tape ruling 'disappointing' – Presidency

By: News24Wire      13th October 2017 While the Supreme Court of Appeal's (SCA) decision to dismiss the "spy tapes" appeal is disappointing, it means that the  National Prosecuting... 

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NPA boss must ensure Jacob Zuma has his day in court soon – DA

NPA boss must ensure Jacob Zuma has his day in court soon – DA

By: African News Agency      13th October 2017 The Democratic Alliance (DA) on Friday said it will be writing to the National Director of Public Prosecutions Advocate Shaun Abrahams, to urge him... 

Zuma must resign – Bantu Holomisa

Zuma must resign – Bantu Holomisa

By: African News Agency      13th October 2017 United Democratic Movement (UDM) leader, General Bantu Holomisa, has said that Jacob Zuma must resign as President of South Africa and face... 

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All bets are off as Magufuli's resource nationalism moves up a gear in Tanzania

All bets are off as Magufuli's resource nationalism moves up a gear in Tanzania

28th July 2017 The Tanzanian government has asked Acacia Mining, a subsidiary of the world’s largest gold mining company Barrick Gold, to pay approximately... 

 Without elections, the DRC’s economy will continue to slide

Without elections, the DRC’s economy will continue to slide

28th July 2017 Despite their efforts to convince the Congolese population that they have their best interests at heart, the ruling majority and the government of... 

Undocumented capture?

Undocumented capture?

28th July 2017 Arguably one of the most telling statements made at last week’s Eskom results presentation was the public assurance given by interim CEO Johnny... 

ICC ruling on South Africa and al-Bashir: pragmatism wins the day

ICC ruling on South Africa and al-Bashir: pragmatism wins the day

27th July 2017 The International Criminal Court (ICC) has finally handed down it’s highly anticipated judgment on South Africa’s failure to arrest Sudanese... 

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Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals 2017 – From World Development Indicators

Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals 2017 – From World Development Indicators

18th April 2017 The Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals 2017 uses maps, charts and analysis to illustrate, trends, challenges and measurement issues related to... 

Scenarios for the Future of Water in South Africa

Scenarios for the Future of Water in South Africa

13th April 2017 South Africa is still recovering from the effects of the 2016 drought. Most of us now have a heightened awareness of the impacts of droughts,... 

Resilience Scan: October-December 2016

Resilience Scan: October-December 2016

12th April 2017 This Resilience Scan summarises writing and debates in the field of resilience during the fourth quarter of 2016. It comprises an 'expert view' on... 

“Not in it for Justice” – How California’s Pretrial Detention and Bail System Unfairly Punishes Poor People

“Not in it for Justice” – How California’s Pretrial Detention and Bail System Unfairly Punishes Poor People

11th April 2017 On the night of November 2, 2015, Maria Soto’s 18-year-old son Daniel went out with friends and did not come home. At 1:30 p.m. the next day, Maria... 

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DWS: Gauteng dam levels continue to decline as summer heat rises

DWS: Gauteng dam levels continue to decline as summer heat rises

25th October 2017 Despite the recent downpours in some parts of Gauteng and the Integrated Vaal River System (IVRS) sitting well above the neutral 50% mark, the IVRS... 

ANC: ANC welcomes presentation of redistributive, people-centred and focused MTBPS

ANC: ANC welcomes presentation of redistributive, people-centred and focused MTBPS

25th October 2017 The African National Congress congratulates the Finance Minister, Comrade Malusi Gigaba, for a focused, insightful and people-centered maiden... 

EFF: EFF on Malusi Gigaba and MTBPS

EFF: EFF on Malusi Gigaba and MTBPS

25th October 2017 The EFF has rejected to sit and legitimise the Medium Budget Policy Statement as delivered by Malusi Gigaba. We did this because Gigaba is the... 

DA: Belinda Bozzoli says DA calls on Higher Education Chairperson to subpoena Fee Commission report

DA: Belinda Bozzoli says DA calls on Higher Education Chairperson to subpoena Fee Commission report

25th October 2017 President Jacob Zuma has held on to the Fees Commission Report for too long. In fact, he has held onto it for more than 50 days now, while students... 

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Poultry Industry Cries Fowl!

Poultry Industry Cries Fowl!

17th March 2017 For more than 3 years now, the South African poultry industry has cried foul over the import duties charged on foreign poultry products. These... 

Bowmans advises on one of the first significant financings by a private equity credit fund in sub-Saharan Africa

Bowmans advises on one of the first significant financings by a private equity credit fund in sub-Saharan Africa

17th March 2017 Pan-African law firm Bowmans recently advised Helios Credit Partners on a landmark transaction representing one of the first significant financings... 

Leading International Directory Recognises Excellence at Webber Wentzel

Leading International Directory Recognises Excellence at Webber Wentzel

17th March 2017 Chambers Global, the leading directory that provides independent and impartial insight and feedback on the capabilities of law firms and individual... 

Take the pro-active approach against rapid compliance changes

Take the pro-active approach against rapid compliance changes

9th March 2017 Rapid changes in the regulatory environment as a result of growing pressure from civil society are leaving organisations struggling to keep up with... 

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