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Zuma's exit was dignified - Madonsela

By: News24Wire      20th February 2018 Jacob Zuma's exit as president was dignified, according to former public protector Thuli Madonsela. "When you are the captain of the ship, there... 

Zuma's exit was dignified - Madonsela
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Former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela
 Ramaphosa offers repentance for Marikana

Ramaphosa offers repentance for Marikana

By: African News Agency      20th February 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday directly addressed accusations that he is partly responsible for the shooting of striking miners at Marikana... 

Ramaphosa to host dinner for Zuma

Ramaphosa to host dinner for Zuma

By: News24Wire      20th February 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to host a dinner on Tuesday evening in honour of his predecessor former president Jacob Zuma. The... 

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 APRM@15 - Has African Governance come of Age?

APRM@15 - Has African Governance come of Age?

9th February 2018 In the Americas, when a young Latina girl turns 15, she celebrates her fiesta de quinceañera, a coming of age ceremony. Across the Atlantic Ocean,... 

Disrupting mindsets

Disrupting mindsets

9th February 2018 The main disruption in the global energy milieu over the past five years has been a “disruption in the mindset,” Engie CEO Isabelle Kocher asserted... 

South Africa's future hinges on Ramaphosa's strategic skills

South Africa's future hinges on Ramaphosa's strategic skills

8th February 2018 South Africa’s 2018 State of the Nation address by the president of South Africa has been postponed. This unprecedented step makes it clear that... 

Meeting food security needs in very poor households in the Eastern Cape: the role of own agricultural production

Meeting food security needs in very poor households in the Eastern Cape: the role of own agricultural production

8th February 2018 Small-scale agriculture evokes strong views in terms of both its current and potential roles in rural development. We examine how many (or few)... 

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Recommendations

 Regional Integration, Trade Facilitation and Gender Equity for Africa: Recommendations for Policy Action

Regional Integration, Trade Facilitation and Gender Equity for Africa: Recommendations for Policy Action

31st January 2018 Against a backdrop of global shifts towards trade protectionism away from multilateralism in some countries, particularly in the Western world, it... 

Democracy Index 2017: Free speech under attack

Democracy Index 2017: Free speech under attack

31st January 2018 Global democracy has suffered a significant regression over the past year, according to our latest annual Democracy Index published today. The... 

Capitec: A wolf in sheep’s clothing – Viceroy Report

Capitec: A wolf in sheep’s clothing – Viceroy Report

30th January 2018 Based on our research and due diligence, we believe that Capitec is a loan shark with massively understated defaults masquerading as a community... 

 Making tax work for girls’ education: How and why governments can reduce tax incentives to invest more in girls’ education.

Making tax work for girls’ education: How and why governments can reduce tax incentives to invest more in girls’ education.

30th January 2018 We are launching these documents at the Global Partnership for Education replenishment meeting in Senegal in February 2018. The Global Partnership... 

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Statements

DWS: Drought effects still upon us, water users urged to continue to save water

DWS: Drought effects still upon us, water users urged to continue to save water

21st February 2018 The national average of the dam levels across the country received a slight increase of 2.1% this week from 60% last week to 62,1%. This is... 

DA: Khume Ramulifho says SADTU must stop gambling with the futures of our learners

DA: Khume Ramulifho says SADTU must stop gambling with the futures of our learners

21st February 2018 The DA is calling on both the Gauteng Premier, David Makhura, and the Gauteng Department of Education MEC, Panyaza Lesufi, to intervene with... 

SA: Health Committee on listeriosis

SA: Health Committee on listeriosis

21st February 2018 The Portfolio Committee on Health met on Wednesday with the National Department of Health and the Western Cape Provincial Department of Health. The... 

SAPS: National Commissioner Khehla Sitole condemns attack on Ngcobo Police Station

SAPS: National Commissioner Khehla Sitole condemns attack on Ngcobo Police Station

21st February 2018 The National Commissioner of the South African Police Service, General Khehla John Sitole,has strongly condemned the attack on the Ngcobo Police... 

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Press Offices

Guide to Conveyancing and Notarial Practice releases

Guide to Conveyancing and Notarial Practice releases

23rd January 2018 The Practitioners' Guide to Conveyancing and Notarial Practice is the latest new release from publisher, LexisNexis Legal & Professional, a leading... 

Gazettal of Metals and Engineering Industries Main Agreement Mettles Along

Gazettal of Metals and Engineering Industries Main Agreement Mettles Along

23rd January 2018 which comprised over 20 formal, informal and bilateral meetings, commencing on 7 June 2017 and ending when all the trade unions signed the... 

Get to grips with the law on Strikes

Get to grips with the law on Strikes

22nd January 2018 Strike action is an area of labour law where the stakes are high. The Labour Relations Amendment Bill, 2017 published on 17 November 2017,... 

South Africa's new International Arbitration Act commenced in December 2017

South Africa's new International Arbitration Act commenced in December 2017

22nd January 2018 The South African International Arbitration Act No. 15 of 2017 sailed through the National Council of Provinces in November last year and was... 

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