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Ramaphosa opens clinic in Mvezo on Mandela Day

By: African News Agency      18th July 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa officially opened the Mvezo Clinic in Mthatha in the Eastern Cape on Wednesday, as part of the centenary celebrations of... 

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ANC fires employee nabbed for cash-heist

ANC fires employee nabbed for cash-heist

By: African News Agency      18th July 2018 The Luthuli House employee arrested for alleged involvement in a cash-in-transit heist has been identified as Errol Velile Present by his employer... 

Humanity, humour and land – Tutu, DA, EFF share Mandela Day messages

Humanity, humour and land – Tutu, DA, EFF share Mandela Day messages

18th July 2018 Political parties, Parliament and Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu have shared their special messages this Mandela Day, marking former president... 

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SARB launches coins, banknotes that honour Madiba

SARB launches coins, banknotes that honour Madiba

4th July 2018 The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has launched a public awareness campaign to introduce South Africans to a commemorative series of banknotes... 

Nelson Mandela’s leadership and gender practices (#MandelaLeadershipSeries Part 4)

Nelson Mandela’s leadership and gender practices (#MandelaLeadershipSeries Part 4)

4th July 2018 Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Thabi Madiba about Nelson Mandela’s leadership and gender practices, in part 4 of the Mandela Leadership Series. 

100 Mandela Moments – Kate Sidley

100 Mandela Moments – Kate Sidley

2nd July 2018 A hundred memories of the great man, as revolutionary, world leader, family figure, and more, to celebrate the 100th anniversary of his birth. The... 

Imagery and identities in Mandela’s leadership (Part 3)

Imagery and identities in Mandela’s leadership (Part 3)

20th June 2018 In part three of this series, Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Polity's Thabi Madiba about imagery and identities in Nelson Mandela’s... 

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Opinions

 Role of refugees in South Sudan’s peace process

Role of refugees in South Sudan’s peace process

10th July 2018 9 July, marks the seventh anniversary of South Sudan’s independence, more than four years of which have been marred by conflict. Disagreement... 

Do 8 300 super-rich Kenyans own more than the rest?

Do 8 300 super-rich Kenyans own more than the rest?

10th July 2018 Kenya’s wealthy have little trouble remaining in the spotlight. In April 2018, British think tank Chatham House spoke of the country’s “rampant”... 

How strong is Ramaphosa?

How strong is Ramaphosa?

10th July 2018 Over the last month or two the narrative has changed considerably – from Ramaphoria to Rama-failure.  The sense is that Cyril Ramaphosa is stuck... 

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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Recommendations

 Drought, Displacement and Livelihoods in Somalia/Somaliland: Time for gender-sensitive and protection-focused approaches

Drought, Displacement and Livelihoods in Somalia/Somaliland: Time for gender-sensitive and protection-focused approaches

28th June 2018 Thousands of Somali families were displaced to urban centres by the 2017 drought. Research by a group of NGOs indicates that they do not intend to... 

 Reshaping Urban Mobility with Autonomous Vehicles Lessons from the City of Boston

Reshaping Urban Mobility with Autonomous Vehicles Lessons from the City of Boston

28th June 2018 Autonomous vehicles will radically transform how people and goods are transported around cities. What steps do government leaders need to take to... 

A guide to multilateral development banks

A guide to multilateral development banks

28th June 2018 The mandates and operations of multilateral development banks (MDBs) have evolved and expanded in recent decades. Many were created in the 1960s,... 

 The Global Financial and Monetary System in 2030

The Global Financial and Monetary System in 2030

27th June 2018 The Global Future Council on Financial and Monetary Systems published this report singling out three key aspects of the risks and challenges... 

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Statements

SA: Police Committee urges hawks to prioritise corruption cases involving VBS bank

SA: Police Committee urges hawks to prioritise corruption cases involving VBS bank

18th July 2018 The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police, Mr Francois Beukman, has said that white-collar crime in the financial sector is having a... 

SA: South African Post Office on bilateral stamp to celebrate Mandela Day

SA: South African Post Office on bilateral stamp to celebrate Mandela Day

18th July 2018 Miniature stamp sheet containing one stamp: Standard Postage rate (R4,20) The German Post and the South African Post Office issued a bilateral... 

SA: Minister Mkhize delivers a Mandela Day present to rural Inchanga school

SA: Minister Mkhize delivers a Mandela Day present to rural Inchanga school

18th July 2018 Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Zweli Mkhize celebrated the Mandela Day today with learners and teachers of Obed Mlaba... 

SADTU: SADTU on Mandela Day

SADTU: SADTU on Mandela Day

18th July 2018 The South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (SADTU) joins millions in South Africa and the rest of the world in celebrating 18 July: Nelson... 

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Press Offices

Webber Wentzel considered one of Universum's Most Attractive Employers 2018

Webber Wentzel considered one of Universum's Most Attractive Employers 2018

28th June 2018 Global research and advisory firm, Universum, published its Most Attractive Employers rankings for 2018, listing the companies that South African... 

GDPR applicability to South African businesses – not just for the EU after all!

GDPR applicability to South African businesses – not just for the EU after all!

28th June 2018 Businesses operating in South Africa are currently facing the imminent implementation of the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013... 

Caged songbirds: The ownership of copyright in musical works

Caged songbirds: The ownership of copyright in musical works

28th June 2018 Brenda Fassie. Fifi Cooper. One being a legend whose works has lived on long after she has and the other, a rising star in the hip hop music... 

I own the copyright in my tattoo right?

I own the copyright in my tattoo right?

28th June 2018 Tattoos are no longer taboo. From the grunge metal singer in your local bar to the CEO of a fortune 500 company, tattoos are commonplace in modern... 

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