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Zimbabwe seeks $35m to fight cholera outbreak

By: Reuters     20th September 2018 Zimbabwe is appealing to individual citizens and local companies for $35-million to help fight a cholera outbreak that has killed 31 and infected... 

Zimbabwe seeks $35m to fight cholera outbreak
Pan African’s rapid turnaround removes false notions on doing business in SA

Pan African’s rapid turnaround removes false notions on doing business in SA

By: Martin Creamer     19th September 2018 South Africa was on Wednesday reaffirmed as a country where business is able to do what is required, when London- and Johannesburg-listed gold... 

IRR welcomes Constitutional Court ruling on dagga

IRR welcomes Constitutional Court ruling on dagga 

By: African News Agency      19th September 2018 The Institute of Race Relations (IRR) on Wednesday welcomed the Constitutional Court judgment to allow the possession or smoking of cannabis in... 

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Jacob Zuma + Cyril Ramaphosa = Recession (how did KZN survive in 2009?)

Jacob Zuma + Cyril Ramaphosa = Recession (how did KZN survive in 2009?)

11th September 2018 There have been mixed reactions to the visit of African National Congress (ANC) President Cyril Ramaphosa to KwaZulu-Natal this past weekend. His... 

The President’s crystal ball: Let’s hope he’s not right

The President’s crystal ball: Let’s hope he’s not right

11th September 2018 Many predictions of the future have turned out to be wrong. In 1955, for example, Alex Lewyt, the president of a company that made vacuum cleaners,... 

 AU limits its role in Western Sahara crisis

AU limits its role in Western Sahara crisis

11th September 2018 The African Union (AU) will be limiting its peace efforts in the Western Sahara in order to support the United Nations’ (UN) process in the region.... 

Attacks on “foreign nationals” and callous indifference

Attacks on “foreign nationals” and callous indifference 

11th September 2018 “And Jesus said…’Foxes have holes, and birds of the air have nests; but the Son of Man has nowhere to lay his head.”- Matthew 8:20 The recent... 

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The Need for a Regional Response to an Unprecedented Migration Crisis

The Need for a Regional Response to an Unprecedented Migration Crisis

4th September 2018 The current exodus of Venezuelans has generated the largest migration crisis of its kind in recent Latin American history. More than 2.3 million... 

Life in South Africa: Reasons for Hope

Life in South Africa: Reasons for Hope

3rd September 2018 Our latest report, ‘Life in South Africa: Reasons for Hope’, reminds South Africans of the significant progress the country has made under... 

Umrabulo – Let's talk land reform

Umrabulo – Let's talk land reform

31st August 2018 The South African land question has not been fully resolved. Various measures have been undertaken since 1994 to deal with redistribution and... 

Drinking Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in Schools: Global baseline report 2018

Drinking Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in Schools: Global baseline report 2018

29th August 2018 The World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) are responsible for monitoring global progress towards water,... 

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Statements

DIRCO: South African Government sends condolence message to Tanzania

DIRCO: South African Government sends condolence message to Tanzania

21st September 2018 The South African Government has sent a message of condolences to the Government of the United Republic of Tanzania following a boat accident that... 

DEA: Department of Environmental Affairs highlights progress on the implementation of Rhinoceros

DEA: Department of Environmental Affairs highlights progress on the implementation of Rhinoceros

21st September 2018 The Department of Environmental Affairs has reported back on the Integrated Strategic Management of Rhinoceros. The report back covers the period 1... 

SA: Parliamentary delegation commits to intervene on challenges facing SA medical students in Cuba

SA: Parliamentary delegation commits to intervene on challenges facing SA medical students in Cuba

21st September 2018 The multiparty parliamentary delegation, currently visiting Cuba, has unanimously agreed that an intervention Is required to address the concerns... 

DMR: Mining Charter to be gazetted next week

DMR: Mining Charter to be gazetted next week

21st September 2018 The Minister of Mineral Resources Mr Gwede Mantashe will gazette the final Mining Charter, 2018 during the course of next week.   This follows the... 

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Press Offices

Data Breaches: What is Required?

Data Breaches: What is Required?

29th August 2018 South Africa has experienced no fewer than four significant data breaches involving consumer’s personal information held by businesses, in the... 

Junk Science and Disclosure

Junk Science and Disclosure

29th August 2018 One of the interesting aspects of patents is the degree to which countries have harmonised their laws. This stands in stark contrast to any number... 

Fix the weak links in supply chain with vetting

Fix the weak links in supply chain with vetting

29th August 2018 Suppliers play a huge role in the operational capacity of a business and with a mutually healthy relationship, trusted suppliers can help a... 

Need for counter terrorist financing gains prominence

Need for counter terrorist financing gains prominence

28th August 2018 In the past 20 years, threats and incidents of terrorism have grabbed global headlines and urged nations to step up laws against not only the act... 

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