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Zuma says his cabinet reshuffle does not "defy logic"

By: African News Agency      16th November 2017 President Jacob Zuma on Thursday told MPs that he does not have to provide reasons for a Cabinet reshuffle and those looking for reasons were... 

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Ramaphosa urges law enforcement to probe State capture without delay

Ramaphosa urges law enforcement to probe State capture without delay

By: African News Agency      16th November 2017 Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday said South Africa's law enforcement agencies should waste no time in investigating mounting... 

Gerrie Nel to take on Jiba for fraud and perjury

Gerrie Nel to take on Jiba for fraud and perjury

By: Sane Dhlamini     16th November 2017 Civil rights group AfriForum Private Prosecution Unit head Advocate Gerrie Nel on Thursday announced that AfriForum is taking legal action against... 

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Cape Town water crisis: 7 myths that must be bust

Cape Town water crisis: 7 myths that must be bust

8th November 2017 One of South Africa’s biggest cities, Cape Town, is gripped by a rising panic. People are haunted by the idea that they may soon have to queue for... 

 What do we know about murder in South Africa?

What do we know about murder in South Africa?

8th November 2017 The most recent crime statistics released by the South African Police Service (SAPS) revealed that 19 016 murders were recorded in the 2016/17... 

 Kenya: counting the cost of political brinkmanship

Kenya: counting the cost of political brinkmanship

8th November 2017 As the dust settles on Kenya’s divisive repeat elections, there is an understandable urge to move forward, to return to a sense of normalcy. Kenya... 

SA billboard likely understates child ‘hunger’ deaths

SA billboard likely understates child ‘hunger’ deaths

8th November 2017 South Africa’s national airline is robbing South Africans of resources that could be put to better use, the country’s Democratic Alliance (DA)... 

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 The Global Gender Gap Report 2017

The Global Gender Gap Report 2017

2nd November 2017 Gender parity is fundamental to whether and how economies and societies thrive. Ensuring the full development and appropriate deployment of half of... 

A Familiar Face: Violence in the lives of children and adolescents

A Familiar Face: Violence in the lives of children and adolescents

2nd November 2017 This report presents the most current data on four specific forms of violence – violent discipline and exposure to domestic abuse during early... 

A Double Harm: Police Misuse of Force and Barriers to Necessary Health Care Services

A Double Harm: Police Misuse of Force and Barriers to Necessary Health Care Services

1st November 2017 During late 2016, in the midst of a new wave of student protests on the campuses of the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, university... 

 Redefining Inclusive Growth in Asia: How APEC can achieve an economy that leaves no one behind

Redefining Inclusive Growth in Asia: How APEC can achieve an economy that leaves no one behind

1st November 2017 In November 2017, leaders will gather in Vietnam for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit. The last few decades have seen... 

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Statements

DA: Belinda Bozzoli says Fees Commission’s ICL proposal not the solution

DA: Belinda Bozzoli says Fees Commission’s ICL proposal not the solution

17th November 2017 President Zuma’s appointment of the Heher Commission in 2016 was a classic example of “kicking for touch”, while student riots were ongoing. It... 

UNTU: President Jacob Zuma must remove Minister Lynne Brown

UNTU: President Jacob Zuma must remove Minister Lynne Brown

17th November 2017 The United National Transport Union (UNTU) and its affiliated federation, FEDUSA, calls on President Jacob Zuma to remove Lynne Brown from her... 

PAC: Janusz Waluz should rot in jail, APLA freedom fighters should be released

PAC: Janusz Waluz should rot in jail, APLA freedom fighters should be released

17th November 2017 Pan Africanist Congress of Azania (PAC) note and welcome the decision of the minister to deny a killer, Walus, a parole. There are many reasons why... 

DA: Bridget Masango says SASSA-Post Office agreement must be tabled in Parliament

DA: Bridget Masango says SASSA-Post Office agreement must be tabled in Parliament

17th November 2017 The agreement for the South African Post Office (SAPO) to assist SASSA in the distribution of social grants is meant to be signed today. Previous... 

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Press Offices

ASA’s Weight Gain over Herbex

ASA’s Weight Gain over Herbex

25th October 2017 It appears that the Advertising Standards Authority (“the ASA”) is sharpening its teeth! By way of background, the ASA received numerous complaints... 

Understatement penalties for gross negligence

Understatement penalties for gross negligence

24th October 2017 The Tax Court handed down judgement on 18 August 2017 in the case of ABC Proprietary Limited v C: SARS. The case primarily deals with... 

Corporate responsibility in weeding out corruption – a time to step up

Corporate responsibility in weeding out corruption – a time to step up

23rd October 2017 Although State capture and the impact it is having on government has been front of mind for some time, the KPMG matter has recently turned the... 

Thirty-Seven Partners and Eleven Practice Areas listed by IFLR 1000 Financial and Corporate 2018

Thirty-Seven Partners and Eleven Practice Areas listed by IFLR 1000 Financial and Corporate 2018

23rd October 2017 Fasken Martineau is pleased to be once again included in the IFLR 1000 Financial and Corporate 2018 guide as among the world's leading financial... 

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