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Orion turbocharges Prieska study

By: Martin Creamer     15th August 2018 The Sydney- and Johannesburg-listed exploration and development company Orion Minerals, which is developing a zinc and copper project at Prieska in... 

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WHO says DRC conflict hindering push to stem Ebola outbreak

WHO says DRC conflict hindering push to stem Ebola outbreak

By: News24Wire      15th August 2018 Internal conflict is hampering efforts to rein in an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the WHO has warned, urging a ceasefire to... 

Gordhan announces whistleblower hotline to boost fight against corruption

Gordhan announces whistleblower hotline to boost fight against corruption

By: News24Wire      15th August 2018 Stabilising state-owned enterprises could take six months or longer, depending on the extent of corruption, said Public Enterprises Minister Pravin... 

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SARB launches commemorative Mandela notes, R5 coin for circulation

SARB launches commemorative Mandela notes, R5 coin for circulation

13th July 2018 The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) on Friday hosted a commemorative occasion at Freedom Park, in Pretoria, to introduce a series of banknotes... 

Rediscovering Mandela

Rediscovering Mandela

13th July 2018 The great leadership challenge of our times is to make the correct decisions, and implement them, in a world that is increasingly failing to... 

Lessons from Mandela’s leadership (Part 5)

Lessons from Mandela’s leadership (Part 5)

11th July 2018 In part five of the Mandela series, Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Polity's Thabi Madiba about the lessons from Mandela’s leadership. Click... 

Interrogating the effectiveness and sustainability of CSI initiatives

Interrogating the effectiveness and sustainability of CSI initiatives

10th July 2018 For the past couple of years there has been an up-roar by young people on various social media platforms about the ‘missing of the plot’ of... 

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Opinions

 Zimbabwe’s historic elections: a case of leopards not changing their spots

Zimbabwe’s historic elections: a case of leopards not changing their spots

3rd August 2018 Zimbabwe’s general elections on July 30 were being labelled as “historic”. For the first time since independence in 1980, the ballot paper featured... 

 Bongani Mayosi: South Africa’s giant of cardiology and a powerful mentor

Bongani Mayosi: South Africa’s giant of cardiology and a powerful mentor 

3rd August 2018 South Africa’s medical fraternity is mourning the death of renowned academic and cardiologist Professor Bongani Mayosi. Mayosi, who was the Dean of... 

 Heroin hits South Africa along the ‘highway to impunity’

Heroin hits South Africa along the ‘highway to impunity’

3rd August 2018 The volume of heroin being trafficked through Southern and East Africa’s coastal countries has risen dramatically in recent years. This Southern... 

Has anything changed?

Has anything changed?

3rd August 2018 It would arguably be easier for a novice cyclist to take on Tour de France’s fabled Alpe d'Huez ascent than for the new leadership at Eskom to... 

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Notes for discussions in Britain on Expropriation without Compensation

Notes for discussions in Britain on Expropriation without Compensation 

20th July 2018 The risk is that Expropriation without Compensation will do little to resolve South Africa’s deep socio-economic malaise, but, rather, will deepen... 

Abuses by Government and Separatist Groups in Cameroon’s Anglophone Regions

Abuses by Government and Separatist Groups in Cameroon’s Anglophone Regions

20th July 2018 Cameroon, a bilingual and multicultural country known for its stability and its strong alliances with France and the US, is slipping into a... 

Denial of Education to Child Asylum Seekers on the Greek Islands

Denial of Education to Child Asylum Seekers on the Greek Islands

20th July 2018 “Leila,” 11, and her sister “Magdoulin,” 12, have never been inside a classroom. Growing up in war-torn Syria, the only education the sisters,... 

Impact of Land Confiscation on Farmers in Myanmar

Impact of Land Confiscation on Farmers in Myanmar

20th July 2018 Disputes over land remain one of the central challenges in Myanmar’s evolving reform process. Land confiscations and forced evictions were a major... 

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Statements

Brand SA: Brand South Africa Thembi Kunene-Msimang as Acting Chief Executive Officer

Brand SA: Brand South Africa Thembi Kunene-Msimang as Acting Chief Executive Officer

17th August 2018 Brand South Africa’s Board of Trustees has appointed Ms Thembi Kunene-Msimang as Acting Chief Executive Officer of the entity as of 13th August... 

IFP: Looking back at Marikana

IFP: Looking back at Marikana

17th August 2018 The Inkatha Freedom Party commemorates the fallen mine workers of Marikana that were killed in cold blood, while trying to surrender, most being... 

DA: DA welcomes decision to establish Commission of Inquiry into the PIC

DA: DA welcomes decision to establish Commission of Inquiry into the PIC

16th August 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) welcomes the decision taken by President Cyril Ramaphosa to establish a Commission of Inquiry into ongoing corporate... 

SA: Update on PIC issues

SA: Update on PIC issues

16th August 2018 Further to the statement of the 25th of July on the Public Investment Corporation’s (PIC) governance and related matters, the President has agreed... 

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Press Offices

Spring Clean Your IP Portfolio

Spring Clean Your IP Portfolio

27th July 2018 In many companies it is common for business plans to evolve over time, however, what is often forgotten is their overriding intellectual property... 

Chinese lending for African infrastructure trebles, led by policy banks

Chinese lending for African infrastructure trebles, led by policy banks

27th July 2018 - Rising investment in Middle East & Africa by Chinese policy lenders - Sub-Saharan Africa has seen the vast majority of this lending since 2014 

National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa v Assign Services & others

National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa v Assign Services & others

26th July 2018 ISSUE Who is the employer of an employee placed with a client by a TES? 

SOME CERTAINTY AT LAST: National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa v Assign Services & others

SOME CERTAINTY AT LAST: National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa v Assign Services & others

26th July 2018 Issue Who is the employer of an employee placed with a client by a TES? 

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