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Moyane will return to Sars, says lawyer

By: African News Agency      9th July 2018 Suspended SA Revenue Services (Sars) commissioner Tom Moyane, who is at the centre of two inquiries, will return to the revenue collector if found... 

Moyane will return to Sars, says lawyer
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Jacob Zuma fires his long-time attorney Michael Hulley

Jacob Zuma fires his long-time attorney Michael Hulley 

By: News24Wire      9th July 2018 Attorney Michael Hulley says former president Jacob Zuma has fired him. "Yes, it is true, he terminated our mandate two to three weeks ago," Hulley... 

'Wait for disciplinary hearing', Ramaphosa tells Moyane

'Wait for disciplinary hearing', Ramaphosa tells Moyane

By: African News Agency      9th July 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa has told suspended South African Revenue Services (Sars) commissioner Tom Moyane to wait for the outcome of his... 

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Nelson Mandela’s leadership and gender practices (#MandelaLeadershipSeries Part 4)

Nelson Mandela’s leadership and gender practices (#MandelaLeadershipSeries Part 4)

2nd July 2018 The centenary of Nelson Mandela’s birth continues to be dominated by celebration of a person, the character of whose greatness is not probed.... 

South Africa's universal health care plan falls short of fixing an ailing system

South Africa's universal health care plan falls short of fixing an ailing system

29th June 2018 South Africa’s Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has finally gazetted the bill detailing an ambitious plan to roll out universal health care in the... 

 Building a better UN-AU peacekeeping partnership

Building a better UN-AU peacekeeping partnership

29th June 2018 ‘I have addressed this council several times over the past year on peacekeeping reform. It is now time to take action together,’ said United... 

Think demand

Think demand

29th June 2018 At any gathering where South Africans convene to deliberate on the country’s economic predicament, one well-worn narrative will inevitably arise.... 

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Ending human suffering in supermarket supply chains

Ending human suffering in supermarket supply chains

22nd June 2018 Inequality is rampant across the global economy, and the agro-food sector is no exception. At the top, big supermarkets and other corporate food... 

The Fatal Consequences of Dangerously Substandard Medical Care in Immigration Detention

The Fatal Consequences of Dangerously Substandard Medical Care in Immigration Detention

20th June 2018 On the morning that Jose Azurdia died, an officer at the Adelanto Detention Facility in California told a nurse Mr. Azurdia was ill and vomiting.... 

Guidelines for the management of snakebites, second edition

Guidelines for the management of snakebites, second edition

19th June 2018 Snakebites are well-known medical emergencies in many parts of the world, especially in rural areas. Agricultural workers and children are most... 

Why is there so little economic development in South Africa’s townships?

Why is there so little economic development in South Africa’s townships?

18th June 2018 There’s no shortage of economic activity happening in township streets, backyards and houses: there are spaza shops on every corner, metal... 

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Statements

SA: Children and youth summit at Parliament in honour of Nelson Mandela and Albertina Sisulu

SA: Children and youth summit at Parliament in honour of Nelson Mandela and Albertina Sisulu

11th July 2018 About 350 young people from across the country are scheduled to descend on Parliament tomorrow to take part in a Youth Summit. The summit, which... 

SA: Contravention of public service regulations

SA: Contravention of public service regulations

11th July 2018 The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Public Service and Administration/Monitoring and Evaluation, Mr Joe Maswanganyi, is concerned about... 

GCIS: Minister Manamela on the 100 Men March

GCIS: Minister Manamela on the 100 Men March

10th July 2018 Today South Africans filled the streets of our capital city in a march that should not exist in a normal society. Yet, it is clear that the... 

AfriForum: AfriForum ready to privately prosecute Jiba

AfriForum: AfriForum ready to privately prosecute Jiba

10th July 2018 According to AfriForum, today’s judgement in the Highest Court of Appeal which overturns the ruling that Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwerbi of the... 

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Press Offices

Considering the ownership element of the Draft Broad-Based Socio-Economic Empowerment Charter for the Mining and Minerals Industry 2018

Considering the ownership element of the Draft Broad-Based Socio-Economic Empowerment Charter for the Mining and Minerals Industry 2018

22nd June 2018 The long-awaited draft Broad-based Socio-Economic Empowerment Charter for the Mining and Minerals Industry, 2018 was published on Friday, 15 June... 

Africa – a breeding ground for innovation

Africa – a breeding ground for innovation

22nd June 2018 African innovation is on the rise and the continent could play host to several new technology disruptions in the next few years. According to... 

Draft Broad-based Socio-economic Empowerment Charter For The Mining And Mineral Industry, 2018

Draft Broad-based Socio-economic Empowerment Charter For The Mining And Mineral Industry, 2018

22nd June 2018 On 15 June 2018, the Minister of Mineral Resources, Gwede Mantashe gazetted the ‘Draft Broad-Based Socio-Economic Empowerment Charter for the... 

Latest developments: National Health Insurance Bill

Latest developments: National Health Insurance Bill

22nd June 2018 On Thursday 21 June, Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi convened a media briefing to discuss the release of the highly anticipated National Health... 

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