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Solly Malatsi appointed as additional DA national spokesperson ahead of elections 

By: News24Wire      15th June 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) has appointed Solly Malatsi as its second national spokesperson, the party announced on Friday. The DA said Malatsi... 

Solly Malatsi appointed as additional DA national spokesperson ahead of elections
We can't house everyone – WCape MEC Bonginkosi Madikizela

We can't house everyone – WCape MEC Bonginkosi Madikizela

By: News24Wire      15th June 2018 Western Cape MEC for Human Settlements Bonginkosi Madikizela said it is important for people to realise that government will not be able to house... 

'High risk' of load shedding over weekend

'High risk' of load shedding over weekend

By: News24Wire      15th June 2018 South Africa on Friday experienced its second consecutive day of load shedding, with power outages likely to continue over the weekend.  Eskom... 

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 Who benefits as DRC’s neighbours jostle for influence?

Who benefits as DRC’s neighbours jostle for influence?

6th June 2018 Last week, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) government spokesperson Lambert Mende Omalanga publicly demanded an explanation from French... 

What happened to the concept and praxis of African Renaissance?

What happened to the concept and praxis of African Renaissance?

6th June 2018 The miracle of Africa’s renaissance in the 21st century must be realised.  

Do 200 000 abortions – many a ‘repeat’ – take place in SA each year?

Do 200 000 abortions – many a ‘repeat’ – take place in SA each year?

5th June 2018 An MP seeking to introduce changes to South African abortion law claimed 200 000 abortions took place each year, many of them “repeats”. Official... 

How South Africa's services sector can help tackle poverty and inequality

How South Africa's services sector can help tackle poverty and inequality

5th June 2018 About two thirds of South Africa’s GDP now consists of contributions from the services sector, which ranges from banks and insurance companies to... 

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The Cost Of Gender Inequality Unrealized Potential: The High Cost Of Gender Inequality In Earnings

The Cost Of Gender Inequality Unrealized Potential: The High Cost Of Gender Inequality In Earnings

30th May 2018 Globally, countries are losing $160-trillion in wealth because of differences in lifetime earnings between women and men. This amounts to an... 

An assessment of new coal plants in South Africa’s electricity future

An assessment of new coal plants in South Africa’s electricity future

30th May 2018 A report released by the University of Cape Town’s Energy Research Centre (ERC) shows that government’s planned independent power producer (IPP)... 

Bankrolling Abuse – Israeli Banks in West Bank Settlements

Bankrolling Abuse – Israeli Banks in West Bank Settlements

29th May 2018 Israel’s largest banks are providing services that help support, maintain, and expand unlawful settlements by financing their construction in the... 

Constructive deconstruction: imagining alternative humanitarian action

Constructive deconstruction: imagining alternative humanitarian action

28th May 2018 The international humanitarian system needed a rethink, a modernisation, an upgrade. This project helped to catalyse that thinking by challenging... 

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Statements

LIMUSA: LIMUSA wishes NUM a successful National Congress

LIMUSA: LIMUSA wishes NUM a successful National Congress

19th June 2018 The Liberated Metalworkers Union of South Africa (LIMUSA) takes this opportunity to wish our sister union, the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM)... 

SA: SA hosts the seventh Tripartite Sectoral Ministerial Committee

SA: SA hosts the seventh Tripartite Sectoral Ministerial Committee

19th June 2018 The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies hosted the seventh Tripartite Sectoral Ministerial Committee (TSMC) meeting on 18 June 2018 in... 

IFP: Investigate missing R185 million drought relief funds

IFP: Investigate missing R185 million drought relief funds

19th June 2018 I have written to the Office of the Public Protector, Advocate Mkhwebane, National Minister of Water and Sanitation and Treasury requesting an... 

PAC: Land Act was the endorsement of 1652 atrocities

PAC: Land Act was the endorsement of 1652 atrocities

19th June 2018 The Pan Africanist Congress of Azania (PAC) is not happy with the rate at which the country is going about in returning the land back to its... 

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Press Offices

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation And Parliamentary Update March 2018

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation And Parliamentary Update March 2018

6th June 2018 SECTION A:  ENVIRONMENTAL (NATIONAL) National Environmental Management Act 107 of 1998 

When supplier – employee relationships cross the line

When supplier – employee relationships cross the line

6th June 2018 Procurement fraud can be committed by employees acting alone or in collusion with vendors. While fraudulent activities between suppliers/vendors... 

Technology and the South African Youth – How ICASA’s new Regulations on data usage can be a game changer

Technology and the South African Youth – How ICASA’s new Regulations on data usage can be a game changer

5th June 2018 The South African Youth, ranging from ages 18 to 35, face many challenges today. With the #Feesmustfall campaign it became quite clear that access... 

POPIA – what does it mean for you and your business?

POPIA – what does it mean for you and your business?

5th June 2018 The Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 (“POPIA” or the “Act”) regulates the right of privacy in a specific context of data... 

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