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State capture inquiry: Mkhwebane differs with Madonsela on terms of reference

By: News24Wire      11th January 2018 Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane shared a different view than her predecessor Thuli Madonsela on the terms of reference of the judicial... 

State capture inquiry: Mkhwebane differs with Madonsela on terms of reference
EFF wants retired judges for impeachment committee

EFF wants retired judges for impeachment committee

By: News24Wire      11th January 2018 An impeachment committee consisting of retired judges is one of the ideas mooted on Wednesday when the National Assembly subcommittee on the review... 

DA set to decide de Lille's fate on Sunday

DA set to decide de Lille's fate on Sunday

By: African News Agency      10th January 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) on Wednesday said it was "disappointed that some sections" of the party were "ventilating their thoughts" about the... 

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 South Africa’s ‘short-term pain’ or ‘long-term gain’ future

South Africa’s ‘short-term pain’ or ‘long-term gain’ future  

13th December 2017 South Africa is at a crossroads. The political choices to be made during the African National Congress’s (ANC) leadership elections on 17 December... 

 Where next for the APRM as the AU transforms?

Where next for the APRM as the AU transforms?

13th December 2017 As institutions mature, they should take stock to gear themselves for the future. Led by Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame, a process is under way at... 

South Africa needs a fresh approach to its stubbornly high levels of inequality

South Africa needs a fresh approach to its stubbornly high levels of inequality

12th December 2017 It is widely accepted that South Africa is one of the most unequal societies in the world – the top 10% of the population earn about 60% of all... 

 Accurate statistics are needed for the SA farm murder debate

Accurate statistics are needed for the SA farm murder debate  

11th December 2017 Recently thousands of farmers, supporters and sympathisers took to South Africa’s streets in an emotional but peaceful protest against the violent... 

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Crackdown on Dissent –  Brutality, Torture, and Political Persecution in Venezuela

Crackdown on Dissent – Brutality, Torture, and Political Persecution in Venezuela

30th November 2017 In April 2017, tens of thousands of people took to the streets in Venezuela to protest against the government-controlled Supreme Court’s attempt to... 

Paying Taxes 2018 report

Paying Taxes 2018 report

29th November 2017 Now in its 12th edition, Paying Taxes is a unique report from PwC and the World Bank Group which uses a medium-sized domestic case study company to... 

Making water infrastructure investment decisions in a changing climate: Ghana

Making water infrastructure investment decisions in a changing climate: Ghana

29th November 2017 In many developing countries, investments to harness water resources for development have tended to focus on built infrastructure such as large... 

Making water infrastructure investment decisions in a changing climate: Kenya

Making water infrastructure investment decisions in a changing climate: Kenya

29th November 2017 In many developing countries, investments to harness water resources for development have tended to focus on built infrastructure such as large... 

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Statements

DA: Refiloe Nt'sekhe says Malema should pay back the money for EFF vandalism

DA: Refiloe Nt'sekhe says Malema should pay back the money for EFF vandalism

14th January 2018 The DA strongly condemns the violence and vandalism of retail stores in Johannesburg by EFF supporters over a racist advert. While we fully agree... 

DA: Mmusi Maimane says DA Federal Executive resolves to formally charge de Lille in the interest of good governance

DA: Mmusi Maimane says DA Federal Executive resolves to formally charge de Lille in the interest of good governance

14th January 2018 Today the Federal Executive of the Democratic Alliance met to deliberate on matters relating to the Mayor of Cape Town, Patricia de Lille. In its... 

DA: Jack Bloom says Gauteng Health budget crisis hits nurse training

DA: Jack Bloom says Gauteng Health budget crisis hits nurse training

12th January 2018 I am hugely concerned that 700 nursing candidates will not be able to study for the four-year nursing diploma at three Gauteng nursing colleges... 

OUTA: Stop milking state coffers at expense of most vulnerable

OUTA: Stop milking state coffers at expense of most vulnerable

12th January 2018 OUTA condemns, in the strongest terms, Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini’s ongoing manipulation of the needs of the poorest of the poor... 

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Press Offices

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... 

Amendments to the .ZA ADR Regulations

Amendments to the .ZA ADR Regulations

20th November 2017 After having proposed changes to the .ZA Alternative Dispute Resolution Regulations in December last year, the South African Minister of... 

Kenya: Important changes to copyright law

Kenya: Important changes to copyright law

20th November 2017 Significant changes will be brought about to Kenyan copyright law through a bill called the Copyright (Amendment) Bill of 2017 (‘the Bill’), which... 

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