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Chris Hani killer Janusz Walus denied bail, again

By: African News Agency      17th November 2017 Justice and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha on Friday announced that the man serving a life sentence for the murder of South African... 

Chris Hani killer Janusz Walus denied bail, again
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"There's no going back," Zimbabwe's ruling party tells Mugabe

By: Reuters     17th November 2017 Leaders of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's party are making plans to force him from office if the 93-year-old leader resists pressure from the... 

Joburg’s anticorruption unit clamps down on corruption amounting to R16.2bn

Joburg’s anticorruption unit clamps down on corruption amounting to R16.2bn

By: Natasha Odendaal     17th November 2017 Corruption amounting to R16.2-billion across 2 469 cases, now under investigation, has been uncovered over the past year by the City of... 

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Two books that tell the unsettling tale of South Africa's descent

Two books that tell the unsettling tale of South Africa's descent

8th November 2017 South Africa has produced two must-read thrillers in the past week. They are non-fiction, yet are as gripping and readable as any page-turner.... 

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... 

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Land Centre of Excellence – Land Audit: A Transactions Approach

Land Centre of Excellence – Land Audit: A Transactions Approach

2nd November 2017 Policy formulation around the very sensitive and complex issue of land has been based on perception rather than fact for too long. No reliable... 

 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... 

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SASWU: ASWU shocked at reports on Bongani Bongo

SASWU: ASWU shocked at reports on Bongani Bongo

19th November 2017 The South African Security Workers union (SASWU) has noted with shock reports in the Business Day implicating the minister of state security Mr... 

DA: Stevens Mokgalapa says the EFF does not care about the greater good of Zimbabwe

DA: Stevens Mokgalapa says the EFF does not care about the greater good of Zimbabwe

19th November 2017 The DA notes with grave concern the Economic Freedom Fighters' (EFF) statement, calling on the South African government to grant Zimbabwean... 

SAA: SAA operating normal flight schedules between Johannesburg and Zimbabwe

SAA: SAA operating normal flight schedules between Johannesburg and Zimbabwe

17th November 2017 South African Airways (SAA) would to clarify that its operations between Johannesburg and Zimbabwe remain in place in spite of the prevailing... 

HSF: Nxasana settlement agreement

HSF: Nxasana settlement agreement

17th November 2017 On Monday, 20 November 2017, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria will hear the matter concerning a decision taken by President Jacob Zuma and... 

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Draft Regulations Relating to the Protection of Personal Information

Draft Regulations Relating to the Protection of Personal Information

26th October 2017 The draft South African Regulations relating to the Protection of Personal Information Act No. 4 of 2013 (the “POPI Act”), were published on 8... 

Amendments in the final tax bills on tax administration, dispute resolution and value-added tax

Amendments in the final tax bills on tax administration, dispute resolution and value-added tax

26th October 2017 The Tax Administration Laws Amendment Bill (TALAB) and Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (TLAB) were released with the Medium Term Budget Policy... 

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... 

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