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Moyane denies allegations of meeting with Gupta family 

By: News24Wire      4th August 2017 South African Revenue Service (Sars) commissioner Tom Moyane has denied allegations that he met with any members of the Gupta family in his... 

Moyane denies allegations of meeting with Gupta family
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Opposition MPs must also vote according to conscience – ANC

Opposition MPs must also vote according to conscience – ANC

By: News24Wire      4th August 2017 The African National Congress (ANC) is urging members of opposition parties in Parliament to vote according to their conscience and against their... 

South Africa needs a reset button – Maimane

South Africa needs a reset button – Maimane

By: News24Wire      4th August 2017 Leader of the Democratic Alliance (DA) Mmusi Maimane insists that President Jacob Zuma is but one part of the problem facing South Africa. He said... 

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Suttner's View: Crisis of the media

Suttner's View: Crisis of the media

11th September 2015 In this episode of Suttner's View, researcher and analyst Professor Raymond Suttner speaks about the potential crisis of the media. 

South Africa: a dangerous place to be poor, black and a woman

South Africa: a dangerous place to be poor, black and a woman

11th September 2015 On paper, women in South Africa ought to enjoy the highest status globally. But this has not translated into fundamental freedoms of dignity,... 

Fighting timber trafficking in Senegal: will President Sall's new measures make a difference?

Fighting timber trafficking in Senegal: will President Sall's new measures make a difference? 

11th September 2015 Every year, Senegal loses 40 000 hectares of forest, especially in the Casamance region where timber trafficking has increased. To address this,... 

Hysterical pessimism  not the solution to  South Africa’s problems

Hysterical pessimism not the solution to South Africa’s problems

11th September 2015 In the book Capitalism, Socialism and Democracy, Joseph Schumpeter states: “Frank presentation of ominous facts was never more necessary than it is... 

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Affordable private schools in South Africa (August 2013)

5th August 2013 Private schools for the poor are a global phenomenon. In Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana, Colombia, Chile, India and elsewhere parents are deserting failing... 

Schedule of Parliament – August 5, 2013

5th August 2013 Schedule of Parliament – August 5, 2013 

School violence (August 2013)

2nd August 2013 We have become so desensitised to violence that we no longer utter an outcry when we read about the latest violent incidents in our schools. In... 

EE schools Zille on Infrastructure Norms and Standards (Again) – July 2013

1st August 2013 On 20 July 2013, Premier Helen Zille wrote a well-publicised defence of Minister Angie Motshekga in which she sought to absolve Motshekga of... 

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Statements

DA: Michele Clarke says repaired Ekurhuleni Metro Police vehicles cannot hit the streets due to non-payment

DA: Michele Clarke says repaired Ekurhuleni Metro Police vehicles cannot hit the streets due to non-payment

25th January 2018 Ekurhuleni Metro Police Department (EMPD) vehicles that were sent for repairs last year have not been returned from the dealerships due to... 

OUTA: OUTA welcomes state capture inquiry terms of reference

OUTA: OUTA welcomes state capture inquiry terms of reference

25th January 2018 The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) welcomes the gazetting of the terms of reference for the state capture inquiry and looks forward to... 

DA: Roy Jankielsohn says Magashule must explain Gupta links

DA: Roy Jankielsohn says Magashule must explain Gupta links

25th January 2018 Premier Ace Magashule cannot brush off questions posed to him related to his family members’ links to the Guptas and companies named by the Asset... 

SA: Justice and Correctional Services Committee welcomes announcement of terms of reference for  State Capture Commission

SA: Justice and Correctional Services Committee welcomes announcement of terms of reference for State Capture Commission

25th January 2018 Parliaments Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services welcomes the release of the terms of reference for the Judicial Commission of... 

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Press Offices

Social media and the law

4th October 2013 Social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube have become an integral part of our everyday lives and have an important role to play... 

Update on employment bills

3rd October 2013 The Basic Conditions of Employment Amendment Bill  -  This Bill has been approved in the National Assembly (NA). A Select Committee intends holding... 

Changes in the Companies Act an opportunity for mining SMEs to become 'borrowing fit'

3rd October 2013 The change in South Africa’s Companies Act, which allows many small and medium firms to forgo an annual audit for a less costly review, offers a... 

Landlords and Tenants Stuck in Litigious Limbo: Maphango and Others v Aengus Lifestyle Properties (Pty) Ltd 2012 (3) SA 531 (CC)

3rd October 2013 Intro The business of being a South African is fraught with uncertainty and it is ever more so if you are a South African businessperson. If I were... 

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