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Cosatu hopes freezing of assets, commission is 'beginning of end' of Gupta patronage network

By: News24Wire      17th January 2018 The Congress of South African Trade Unions "(Cosatu) said on Tuesday that it hoped freezing the assets of Gupta-linked companies McKinsey and... 

Cosatu hopes freezing of assets, commission is 'beginning of end' of Gupta patronage network
Corruption Watch not confident in Abrahams-led NPA

Corruption Watch not confident in Abrahams-led NPA

By: News24Wire      17th January 2018 Corruption Watch on Tuesday said it was not confident that "robust and competent" criminal proceedings would be launched against individuals... 

City's water reports to DA 'irregular' and 'contradictory' – federal chair

City's water reports to DA 'irregular' and 'contradictory' – federal chair

By: News24Wire      17th January 2018 Water updates or "reports" from the office of Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille to the Democratic Alliance (DA) have been "irregular" and... 

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 The good, the bad and the ugly: an economic review of Zuma’s presidency

The good, the bad and the ugly: an economic review of Zuma’s presidency

15th December 2017 President Jacob Zuma became ANC president and later president of South Africa when the full impact of the 2008 global financial crisis hit. We... 

ANC leadership race really a contest between Ramaphosa and Zuma

ANC leadership race really a contest between Ramaphosa and Zuma 

15th December 2017 Twelve months ago, I had no doubt that  the national conference of the African National Congress (ANC) would elect Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as... 

2017: Good, bad, ugly?

2017: Good, bad, ugly?

15th December 2017 By this time next week, our general dismal assessment of 2017 will either have been confirmed, or entirely overhauled. If Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma... 

South Africa's race relations laid bare in Steinhoff corporate scandal

South Africa's race relations laid bare in Steinhoff corporate scandal

14th December 2017 South Africans are fond of debating whether public or private sector failings are the bigger problem. It does not take too long to realise that... 

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The Social Value of Business

The Social Value of Business

5th December 2017 There are many ways to define what “business” is. All of us are in some sense involved in business whenever we do something that is intended to... 

Flawed Justice – Accountability for ISIS Crimes in Iraq

Flawed Justice – Accountability for ISIS Crimes in Iraq

5th December 2017 The armed forces of the Iraqi government and the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), supported by various international partners, including the... 

Mandela Funeral – Report by the Public Protector

Mandela Funeral – Report by the Public Protector

5th December 2017 This is a report of the Public Protector issued in terms of section 182(1) (b) of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 and... 

Recruitment of M23 Rebels to Suppress Protests in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Recruitment of M23 Rebels to Suppress Protests in the Democratic Republic of Congo

4th December 2017 Security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo killed at least 62 people and arrested hundreds of others during protests across the country... 

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Statements

SA: Maile on his visit to schools in Tembisa Township as part of Gauteng Government's 2018 school readiness programme

SA: Maile on his visit to schools in Tembisa Township as part of Gauteng Government's 2018 school readiness programme

17th January 2018 MEC of Economic Development Environment Agriculture and Rural Development Lebogang Maile (MPL) visited a number of schools in the predominantly... 

Afriforum: Academic activities at Hoërskool Overvaal continues; situation under control

Afriforum: Academic activities at Hoërskool Overvaal continues; situation under control

17th January 2018 All academic and school activities at the Hoërskool Overvaal in Vereeniging are continuing without interruption, despite a small group of about 40... 

DSD: Social Development on Daily Maverick report regarding Minister Dlamini’s SABC Real Talk interview

DSD: Social Development on Daily Maverick report regarding Minister Dlamini’s SABC Real Talk interview

17th January 2018 It is with utter disgust and disappointment to read reports by the Daily Maverick on the Minister of Social Development’s interview on Real Talk... 

DA: Belinda Bozzoli on  	   Delays and doubts: Gigaba adds to the confusion on actual funding for free Higher Education

DA: Belinda Bozzoli on Delays and doubts: Gigaba adds to the confusion on actual funding for free Higher Education

17th January 2018 In a Press Conference yesterday Finance Minister, Malusi Gigaba broke the news that free higher education will not be rolled out over the promised... 

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Press Offices

Webber Wentzel and Linklaters celebrate Alliance milestone - 5th year of success

Webber Wentzel and Linklaters celebrate Alliance milestone - 5th year of success

22nd November 2017 In 2012, in a ground-breaking move, Webber Wentzel and Linklaters, created a long-term formal collaborative Alliance. This month Webber Wentzel and... 

Share buy-backs by companies – how is this regulated?

Share buy-backs by companies – how is this regulated?

22nd November 2017 The Companies Act 71 of 2008, as amended (hereinafter the “Act”), have provisions in place that regulate the procedure when a company wishes to... 

Artificial Intelligence – the apex of tech and policy challenges

Artificial Intelligence – the apex of tech and policy challenges

21st November 2017 Artificial intelligence (AI) is the apex of today’s technology age as we push the boundaries towards Industry 4.0 and superintelligence. It is... 

LexisNexis South Africa takes top honours at National Business Awards

LexisNexis South Africa takes top honours at National Business Awards

20th November 2017 LexisNexis Legal & Professional, a leading global provider of information and analytics, saw its LexisNexis South Africa operation announced as... 

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