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Malusi Gigaba resigns as MP

By: News24Wire      Updated 1 hour 1 minute ago Former Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has resigned as a member of Parliament, Parliament spokesperson Moloto Mothapo has confirmed. He quit as... 

Malusi Gigaba resigns as MP
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Former Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba
ANC retains its seats in NWest, FState by-elections

ANC retains its seats in NWest, FState by-elections

By: African News Agency      Updated 1 hour 3 minutes ago The African National Congress (ANC) retained its seats in the North West and the Free State by-elections, the Electoral Commission of SA (IEC) said... 

SA municipalities expect budget deficit of R4.7bn in 2018/19 – Treasury

SA municipalities expect budget deficit of R4.7bn in 2018/19 – Treasury

By: African News Agency      Updated 1 hour 17 minutes ago The revenue for South African municipalities is expected to rise to R431.5-billion in 2019/20 and R462.5-billion in 2020/21 from a budgeted... 

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Sanctions are being lifted against Eritrea. Here's why

Sanctions are being lifted against Eritrea. Here's why

Updated 1 hour 7 minutes ago The United Nations Security Council is about to lift an arms embargo and targeted sanctions against Eritrea. UN Security Council resolution 1907,... 

 Back to the future in Madagascar

Back to the future in Madagascar

Updated 1 hour 10 minutes ago Whoever becomes president in Madagascar is likely to have an axe to grind. Both frontrunners, who will be facing off in a second round next month,... 

The SA-EU Strategic Partnership Summit: correcting the compass needle

The SA-EU Strategic Partnership Summit: correcting the compass needle

Updated 1 hour 12 minutes ago South Africa and the European Union will meet on 15 November in Brussels for the seventh Summit of the SA-EU Strategic Partnership. It is a... 

Life in South Africa's economic hub is improving -- but big challenges remain

Life in South Africa's economic hub is improving -- but big challenges remain

14th November 2018 More than 14-million people live in South Africa’s economic hub, the Gauteng City-Region. That’s 25% of the country’s population. A lot of media... 

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Between work and care: older women's economic empowerment

Between work and care: older women's economic empowerment

Updated 1 hour 43 minutes ago Women’s economic empowerment has gained increasing attention within the global development agenda in recent years, bolstered by the adoption of a... 

Brown to green: the G20 transition towards a low-carbon economy

Brown to green: the G20 transition towards a low-carbon economy

Updated 1 hour 46 minutes ago To stay within the Paris Agreement temperature limit, G20 emissions need to be drastically reduced. A peak needs to be reached by around 2020 and... 

International Debt Statistics

International Debt Statistics

Updated 1 hour 49 minutes ago Focuses on financial flows, trends in external debt, and other major financial indicators for low- and middle-income countries. Includes over 200... 

Barriers to Girls’ Education in Pakistan

Barriers to Girls’ Education in Pakistan

Updated 1 hour 51 minutes ago Pakistan was described as “among the world’s worst performing countries in education,” at the 2015 Oslo Summit on Education and Development. The... 

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IFP: IFP Supports Taiwanese Participation As An Obeserver In Interpol

IFP: IFP Supports Taiwanese Participation As An Obeserver In Interpol

Updated 4 minutes ago The Inkatha Freedom Party wholly supports the Republic of China (Taiwan) in their request for participation in INTERPOL’s General Assembly this... 

SA: Speaker Refers President's Letter On Former Minister Gigaba To The Ethics Committee And Home Affiars Committees

SA: Speaker Refers President's Letter On Former Minister Gigaba To The Ethics Committee And Home Affiars Committees

Updated 56 minutes ago The Speaker of the National Assembly has received a letter from President Cyril Ramaphosa relating to the Public Protector’s investigative report... 

PAC: Crises at SABC is deeper than R3 Billion

PAC: Crises at SABC is deeper than R3 Billion

Updated 1 hour 5 minutes ago The Pan Africanist Congress of Azania (PAC) was heartbroken when the ANN7 and Afro World View were closed down, our main concern was only about the... 

Agri SA: “Put South Africa first”

Agri SA: “Put South Africa first”

Updated 2 hours 1 minute ago Agri SA confirms its position that expropriation without compensation (EWC) will have dire socio-economic impacts. The danger of EWC is especially... 

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South African medical breakthroughs need to be celebrated

South African medical breakthroughs need to be celebrated

14th November 2018 At yesterday evening’s Café Scientifique, hosted by the Research Contracts and Innovation Department at the University of Cape Town and supported... 

Taking the Pressure Out of Depression

Taking the Pressure Out of Depression

13th November 2018 The Labour Court (LC), in Ockert Jansen v Legal Aid South Africa (2018) 39 ILJ 2024 (LC), recently considered whether the dismissal of an employee... 

Werksmans Launches 'Dawn Raid In A Box'

Werksmans Launches 'Dawn Raid In A Box'

13th November 2018 A dawn raid by the competition authorities can be carried out on any business, big or small, and companies must be mindful of the possibility of a... 

Disability Grants Are Not Enough – The Law Requires Something More

Disability Grants Are Not Enough – The Law Requires Something More

8th November 2018 Have you ever seen signs in a parking bay written “Disabled People Only”? Have you heard a person say “I’m not disabled, but I am a person with a... 

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