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African envoys optimistic as Pretoria takes up UN Security Council seat

By: African News Agency      14th September 2018 African ambassadors have expressed support and confidence in South Africa's leadership role, as Pretoria takes up a seat at the United Nations (UN)... 

African envoys optimistic as Pretoria takes up UN Security Council seat
Hawks swoop on two FState municipalities in R56m corruption probe

Hawks swoop on two FState municipalities in R56m corruption probe

By: News24Wire      14th September 2018 The Hawks' serious corruption investigation unit on Friday concluded search-and-seizure operations at the Dihlabeng and Maluti-a-Phofung local... 

 Court sets aside Nedlac decision on Solidarity strike

Court sets aside Nedlac decision on Solidarity strike

By: News24Wire      14th September 2018 The South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has ruled against a decision by the National Economic Development and Labour Coucil (Nedlac) to refuse... 

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 Two court disputes test SA’s commitment to rule of law

Two court disputes test SA’s commitment to rule of law

6th September 2018 Are the planets aligning for South Africa to make a significant contribution to reforming the International Criminal Court (ICC) – just as it is... 

Xenophobia in South Africa: why it's time to unsettle narratives about migrants

Xenophobia in South Africa: why it's time to unsettle narratives about migrants

6th September 2018 Foreign nationals have, yet again, been attacked, displaced and had their shops looted in South Africa. This is an unfortunate – but entirely... 

Checked: Two claims about the ‘astronomical’ cost of Nigeria’s election

Checked: Two claims about the ‘astronomical’ cost of Nigeria’s election

6th September 2018 Presidential hopeful Kingsley Moghalu recently took issue with the budget for Nigeria’s 2019 elections, comparing it to the cost of the 2014... 

 Exposing state capture is a slow and steady business

Exposing state capture is a slow and steady business

5th September 2018 South Africa has been riveted by the damning evidence given by senior public officials who served in the Zuma administration to the Zondo... 

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Recommendations

Failure to Credibly Investigate and Provide Redress for Unlawful Attacks in Yemen

Failure to Credibly Investigate and Provide Redress for Unlawful Attacks in Yemen

24th August 2018 The armed conflict in Yemen, which escalated in March 2015, continues to kill, injure, and displace thousands of Yemeni civilians. As of August... 

 Annual report 2017

Annual report 2017

23rd August 2018 In 2017 we began to implement our new 10-year Strategy 2028: Action for Global Justice which seeks to increase the collective impact we make on the... 

What's wrong with the golden promise of NHI?

What's wrong with the golden promise of NHI?

22nd August 2018 The government claims that its proposed National Health Insurance (NHI) system will reduce the costs of healthcare and provide all South Africans... 

Mining Trends Report 2018

Mining Trends Report 2018

22nd August 2018 In On Africa (IOA) and Managing Transformation Solutions (MTS) partnered in 2016 to provide insights into the emerging trends of various government... 

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Statements

US Embassy: 250 Mandela Washington Fellows continue to do great things – who wants to be next?

US Embassy: 250 Mandela Washington Fellows continue to do great things – who wants to be next?

14th September 2018 Applications are now open for the 2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders.  Through this fellowship, the U.S. Embassy in South... 

DEA: Department of Environmental Affairs welcomes recent successes in combating wildlife crime

DEA: Department of Environmental Affairs welcomes recent successes in combating wildlife crime

14th September 2018 The Department of Environmental Affairs has congratulated the officials involved in the arrest of three men for the illegal possession and sale of... 

PAC: The death of the teacher vindicates PAC that the country is at war

PAC: The death of the teacher vindicates PAC that the country is at war

14th September 2018 Its hardly a five days after the official release/publication of crime statistics by Department of Police under the poor leadership of Bheki Cele.... 

dti: Western Cape Companies eager to explore Russian market

dti: Western Cape Companies eager to explore Russian market

14th September 2018 Two Western Cape-based companies, The Bridge of Hope Wines and SalemCo International are eager to explore the Russian market and expand their... 

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Press Offices

Employment Equity report deadlines – don’t delay or you might pay

Employment Equity report deadlines – don’t delay or you might pay

27th August 2018 Every year, designated employers in South Africa are obligated to submit an employment equity report in accordance with Section 21 of the... 

Knock Knock Knocking On Jail’s Door

Knock Knock Knocking On Jail’s Door

27th August 2018 The amendments to the Competition Act, 1998, which introduce criminal liability for cartel conduct, came into effect on 1 May 2016. The amendments... 

Mining Charter 2018 – Overview And Concerns

Mining Charter 2018 – Overview And Concerns 

24th August 2018 The Draft Mining Charter has been published in the Government Gazette for public comments, on 15 June 2018. This is a Draft for Board Based Socio... 

The importance of a data breach plan

The importance of a data breach plan

23rd August 2018 South Africans have read about, and many have unfortunately experienced, significant data breaches this year already. Even the Presidency’s website... 

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