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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... 

IRR welcomes Constitutional Court ruling on dagga
'These are the guys making millions' – Hawks after busting alleged rhino horn syndicate

'These are the guys making millions' – Hawks after busting alleged rhino horn syndicate

By: News24Wire      19th September 2018 Six members of a suspected rhino horn trafficking syndicate, that allegedly ran its own intelligence operation with at least two police officers in... 

Commission hears of State capture web's dire consequences for a country

Commission hears of State capture web's dire consequences for a country

By: African News Agency      19th September 2018 Recession, high unemployment rate and a negative credit rating were some of the catastrophic results of State capture on a country, the commission... 

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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

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... 

GCIS: Government commits to 30% ad spend to community media outlets

GCIS: Government commits to 30% ad spend to community media outlets

21st September 2018 The Minister of Communications, Ms. Nomvula Mokonyane, yesterday met with the Association of Community Television Stations of South Africa in... 

AngloGold Ashanti: AngloGold Ashanti and NUM wage agreement

AngloGold Ashanti: AngloGold Ashanti and NUM wage agreement

21st September 2018 The gold producers engaged in wage negotiations under the auspices of the Minerals Council South Africa, and facilitated by the Commission for... 

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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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