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Mugabe says Mantashe 'stupidly' reacted to his remarks about Mandela

By: News24Wire      8th September 2017 Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly accused African National Congress (ANC) Secretary General Gwede Mantashe of reacting "stupidly"... 

Mugabe says Mantashe 'stupidly' reacted to his remarks about Mandela
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ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe
Ministers pass the buck on Mugabe immunity to absent Dirco minister

Ministers pass the buck on Mugabe immunity to absent Dirco minister

By: News24Wire      8th September 2017 At least three ministers did their best to distance themselves in Parliament from the decision to grant Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe... 

Guptas must be treated with dignity - Home Affairs minister Mkhize

Guptas must be treated with dignity - Home Affairs minister Mkhize

By: News24Wire      8th September 2017 Minister of Home Affairs Hlengiwe Mkhize will not revoke members of the Gupta family’s citizenship if their businesses are sold and they relocate... 

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 Dangerous slippage in the DRC

Dangerous slippage in the DRC

21st June 2017 In 2016, one of the defining terms when it came to the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) political situation was 'le glissement'. Meaning... 

Corrupt state owned enterprises lie at the heart of South Africa's economic woes

Corrupt state owned enterprises lie at the heart of South Africa's economic woes

20th June 2017 The prevailing economic crisis sweeping through South Africa is a direct result of economic mismanagement largely shaped by the looting of state... 

Technology and minimum wages are likely to change the mix of capital and labour in industry

Technology and minimum wages are likely to change the mix of capital and labour in industry

20th June 2017 While technology is making capital cheaper, policies like the national minimum wage will make labour more expensive. What does this mean for the... 

Have black peoples’ lives improved after apartheid?

Have black peoples’ lives improved after apartheid? 

20th June 2017 When South Africa transitioned into democracy in 1994, socio-economic conditions were disheartening, especially amongst Blacks. Nelson Mandela’s... 

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Electric vehicles: Technology brief

Electric vehicles: Technology brief

22nd February 2017 The global stock of electric vehicles (EVs) reached 1 million in 2015 and exceeded 2 million by the end of 2016. Yet faster growth is needed for... 

Trade in services and economic transformation: a new development policy priority

Trade in services and economic transformation: a new development policy priority

21st February 2017 Services play a vital role in economic transformation and job creation in poor countries, but the effects are different from those in agriculture... 

Mineral Governance Barometer: Southern Africa

Mineral Governance Barometer: Southern Africa

20th February 2017 Southern Africa is endowed with lucrative mineral resources such as diamonds, gold, copper, coal, platinum, and uranium. This rich endowment can be... 

 Human-Centric Health: Behaviour Change and the Prevention of NonCommunicable Diseases

Human-Centric Health: Behaviour Change and the Prevention of NonCommunicable Diseases

20th February 2017 Decreasing the effect of NCDs requires a more systematic response. This report describes how a human-centric health ecosystem (HCHE) can bring... 

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Statements

ANC: ANC humbled by overwhelming support in Cape Town ward by-election

ANC: ANC humbled by overwhelming support in Cape Town ward by-election

22nd September 2017 The African National Congress is humbled by the overwhelming support received from the people of Ward 37 in Nyanga, Cape Town in yesterday's... 

ANC Stalwarts and Veterans: ANC Vetarans says we should not abandon the ANC to those who are involved in State Capture and corruption

ANC Stalwarts and Veterans: ANC Vetarans says we should not abandon the ANC to those who are involved in State Capture and corruption

22nd September 2017 As stalwarts, we note the decision of Comrade. Makhosi Khoza to resign from the ANC. She has shown a principled position above self interest in the... 

NAFCOC: Nafcoc congratulates Patrice Motsepe

NAFCOC: Nafcoc congratulates Patrice Motsepe

22nd September 2017 The National  African Federated Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NAFCOC) congratulate Patrice Motsepe who had been selected by Forbes as one of... 

DA: Refiloe Nt'sekhe says Makhosi Khoza resignation proof that the ANC cannot and will not self-correct

DA: Refiloe Nt'sekhe says Makhosi Khoza resignation proof that the ANC cannot and will not self-correct

21st September 2017 The DA notes Makhosi Khoza's announcement today that she has quit the ANC. Her decision to leave the ruling party is further proof, form one of its... 

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Press Offices

 Africa tax in brief

Africa tax in brief

1st February 2017 ANGOLA: Budget Bill, 2017 approved and adopted by National Assembly On 17 November 2016, the National Assembly approved the Budget Bill, 2017. The... 

Absent proof of trade union membership. No strike!

Absent proof of trade union membership. No strike!

31st January 2017 Strike action invariably demonstrates a union’s ability to mobilise its members. However, it often occurs that unions are capable of mobilising... 

New Draft Ergonomic Regulations (Occupational Health and Safety Act)

New Draft Ergonomic Regulations (Occupational Health and Safety Act)

31st January 2017 The Minister has given notice of the new Draft Ergonomics Regulations and invited comment to be received in specified format by the end of April.... 

The wait is over: This is what the Special Voluntary Disclosure Programme will offer

The wait is over: This is what the Special Voluntary Disclosure Programme will offer

31st January 2017 The Minister of Finance announced the Special Voluntary Disclosure Programme (SVDP) in the 2016 Budget Speech. The legislation governing the SVDP... 

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