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Zimbabwe military's statement after seizing power

By: Reuters     15th November 2017 Following is the text of an address made by Zimbabwe Major General SB Moyo, Chief of Staff Logistics, on national television after the military... 

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Zimbabwe’s ex VP Mnangagwa returns to take control of govt – source

Zimbabwe’s ex VP Mnangagwa returns to take control of govt – source

By: Reuters     15th November 2017 Dismissed former Zimbabwean Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa has landed Manyame Airforce Base to take control of the country’s government, a... 

I am prepared to lead, says Mkhize as he calls for unity

I am prepared to lead, says Mkhize as he calls for unity

By: News24Wire      15th November 2017 African National Congress (ANC) treasurer general Zweli Mkhize says it will do the ANC no good to go into its 54 th national elective conference in... 

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Urban solutions to Africa’s problems

Urban solutions to Africa’s problems

3rd November 2017 ‘Better city, better life’ is the United Nations' (UN's) World Cities Day, which falls on October 31 each year. This year’s theme, ‘innovative... 

Eskom an enormous  risk indeed

Eskom an enormous risk indeed

3rd November 2017 While there are very few positives to draw from Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s maiden Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS), his... 

Why Odinga's resistance movement could be important for democracy in Kenya

Why Odinga's resistance movement could be important for democracy in Kenya

2nd November 2017 In his last address at Uhuru Park on the eve of Kenya’s October 26 election re-run, Raila Odinga announced the creation of what he called a... 

 Africa’s youth need a formal role in securing the continent

Africa’s youth need a formal role in securing the continent

2nd November 2017 As 2017 comes to a close, so does the African Union’s (AU) Year of the Youth. It was crucial for the AU Commission to mainstream young people in... 

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Progress on drinking water, sanitation and hygiene

Progress on drinking water, sanitation and hygiene

30th October 2017 The JMP 2017 update report presents indicators and baseline estimates for the drinking water, sanitation and hygiene targets within the Sustainable... 

A Changing Paradigm – US Medical Provider Discomfort with Intersex Care Practices

A Changing Paradigm – US Medical Provider Discomfort with Intersex Care Practices

27th October 2017 Historically, when children with atypical sex characteristics were born in the United States, the people around them—parents and doctors—made their... 

 Migration and Its Impact on Cities

Migration and Its Impact on Cities

26th October 2017 The World Economic Forum has released a report taking a deep dive on migration and cities, exploring the types, causes and patterns of migration,... 

Review of Maritime Transport 2017

Review of Maritime Transport 2017

26th October 2017 With over 80 per cent of global trade by volume and more than 70 per cent of its value being carried on board ships and handled by seaports... 

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Statements

DASO: Yusuf Cassim on Fees Commission Report: Loans will perpetuate the cycle of poverty

DASO: Yusuf Cassim on Fees Commission Report: Loans will perpetuate the cycle of poverty

15th November 2017 The Democratic Alliance Students’ Organisation (DASO) welcomes many of the recommendations contained in the Fees Commission Report released... 

IFP: IFP appeals for calm and restraint in Zim

IFP: IFP appeals for calm and restraint in Zim

15th November 2017 The Inkatha Freedom Party is extremely concerned over the presently unfolding tenuous political crisis in Zimbabwe. IFP Spokesperson on... 

GCIS: Home Affairs launches improved Refugee Travel Document

GCIS: Home Affairs launches improved Refugee Travel Document

15th November 2017 In another major step towards better refugee and asylum-seeking management, the Department of Home Affairs this month introduced a hugely improved... 

DA: Jack Bloom says Mortuary van with bodies halted on M1 South

DA: Jack Bloom says Mortuary van with bodies halted on M1 South

15th November 2017 I am horrified by the incident on the M1 South in Braamfontein of a mortuary vehicle that lost a wheel and was stuck on the highway with 16 adult... 

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Press Offices

Seven Baker McKenzie partners ranked as leading lawyers in South Africa

Seven Baker McKenzie partners ranked as leading lawyers in South Africa

13th October 2017 Seven Baker McKenzie partners in Johannesburg have been ranked as Leading Lawyers in South Africa in the latest IFLR1000 Guide, released today.... 

Webber Wentzel again certified as one of South Africa's Top Employers

Webber Wentzel again certified as one of South Africa's Top Employers

13th October 2017 Webber Wentzel has been awarded the exclusive Top Employers South Africa 2018 certification in recognition of its outstanding employee offerings.... 

Independent contractor or employee – the Uber case

Independent contractor or employee – the Uber case

12th October 2017 Are Uber drivers independent contractors or employees? When persons have been contracted to provide a business with a service on an independent... 

Baker McKenzie Named World's Strongest Law Firm Brand for Eighth Consecutive Year

Baker McKenzie Named World's Strongest Law Firm Brand for Eighth Consecutive Year

10th October 2017 Leading global law firm Baker McKenzie has retained its position as the world's strongest law firm brand in the 2017 Acritas Global Elite Law Firm... 

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