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ANC welcomes Zuma's resignation

By: News24Wire      15th February 2018 The African National Congress (ANC) on Thursday night accepted President Jacob Zuma's resignation as head of state. Speaking shortly after the... 

ANC welcomes Zuma's resignation
If NPA fails to prosecute Zuma, private prosecution will be put in motion - AfriForum

If NPA fails to prosecute Zuma, private prosecution will be put in motion - AfriForum

By: News24Wire      15th February 2018 Former president Jacob Zuma’s resignation did not mean he should be able to evade prosecution, AfriForum said on Wednesday. CEO Kallie Kriel says... 

Zimbabwe opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai dies

Zimbabwe opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai dies

By: News24Wire      15th February 2018 Morgan Tsvangirai, Zimbabwe’s former prime minister, was no stranger to tough times - both inside and outside of politics. The 65-year-old... 

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It’s déjà vu all over again

It’s déjà vu all over again

2nd February 2018 For those of us in the media, Eskom is the gift that keeps on giving. For ten years, hardly a week has gone by without the embattled power utility... 

Five facts that prove South Africa's nuclear power plan should die

Five facts that prove South Africa's nuclear power plan should die

1st February 2018 Under the presidency of Jacob Zuma, South Africa has been trying to implement a massive new nuclear programme. The initiative stood against a... 

 A new dawn for African migrants

A new dawn for African migrants  

1st February 2018 It has taken over 25 years, but the African Union (AU) has at last endorsed the idea of free movement of people in Africa. On 29 January, the AU... 

No evidence that a child is kidnapped every 30 seconds in South Africa

No evidence that a child is kidnapped every 30 seconds in South Africa

1st February 2018 A picture of a young child, shoved into a box with her mouth duct-taped shut, accompanies a terrifying viral post shared on Facebook. “STOP HUMAN... 

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Recommendations

Gender and youth livelihoods programming in Africa: building knowledge to improve practice

Gender and youth livelihoods programming in Africa: building knowledge to improve practice

26th January 2018 Gender plays an important role in shaping young people’s transitions into work. In order to be effective, interventions aimed at supporting young... 

 Harnessing the Fourth Industrial Revolution for Life on Land

Harnessing the Fourth Industrial Revolution for Life on Land

25th January 2018 The stress on the earth’s natural systems caused by human activity has considerably worsened in the 25 years since the 1992 Rio Earth Summit in... 

 Innovation with a Purpose: The role of technology innovation in accelerating food systems transformation

Innovation with a Purpose: The role of technology innovation in accelerating food systems transformation

25th January 2018 What if we could harness the power of technology innovation to help transform global food systems? By 2050, global food systems will need to... 

 The Known Traveller: Unlocking the potential of digital identity for secure and seamless travel

The Known Traveller: Unlocking the potential of digital identity for secure and seamless travel

24th January 2018 Is a Known Traveller Digital Identity the disruptive innovation the global travel security ecosystem needs? The cross-border movement of legitimate... 

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Statements

SACP: SACP congratulates President elect Ramaphosa

SACP: SACP congratulates President elect Ramaphosa

15th February 2018 The South African Communist Party congratulates ANC President Comrade Cyril Ramaphosa for being elected unopposed on Thursday, 15 February 2018 as... 

Greenpeace: Greenpeace Africa calls on President Cyril Ramaphosa to act on energy

Greenpeace: Greenpeace Africa calls on President Cyril Ramaphosa to act on energy

15th February 2018 Greenpeace Africa calls on President Cyril Ramaphosa to act on energy Responding to the news that Cyril Ramaphosa has been elected and sworn in as... 

ANC: ANC on the election of the new President of the Republic of South Africa, Cde Cyril Ramaphosa

ANC: ANC on the election of the new President of the Republic of South Africa, Cde Cyril Ramaphosa

15th February 2018 The African National Congress (ANC) welcomes the election of the President of the ANC, Comrade Cyril Ramaphosa, as the President of the Republic of... 

Solidarity: Zuma will be remembered as a natural disaster

Solidarity: Zuma will be remembered as a natural disaster

15th February 2018 Trade union Solidarity today said that Jacob Zuma’s legacy is that of a natural disaster and that Zuma had caused South Africa almost irreparable... 

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Press Offices

Businesses should prepare now for the requirements of the pending Carbon Tax Bill

Businesses should prepare now for the requirements of the pending Carbon Tax Bill

22nd January 2018 The South African National Treasury published the Second Draft Carbon Tax Bill for public comment on 14 December 2017. Since South Africa endorsed... 

A new brand, a new website, a new name - One Fasken

A new brand, a new website, a new name - One Fasken

19th January 2018 As complexity grows, no one can afford to do business as usual. Today, Fasken launches a new brand and website. We have shortened our brand name we... 

Disciplining an employee after resignation

Disciplining an employee after resignation

18th January 2018 An employee resigns with immediate effect after receiving notice of a disciplinary hearing. May the employer proceed with the hearing? In legal... 

Can You Terminate A Fixed Term Lease Agreement Prematurely? If So, What Consequences Can A Tenant Potentially Face?

Can You Terminate A Fixed Term Lease Agreement Prematurely? If So, What Consequences Can A Tenant Potentially Face?

15th January 2018 In today’s times, many individuals (hereinafter referred to as “tenants”) are desperate to secure accommodation and/or living space for various... 

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