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Former ConCourt judge speaks frankly about land, property ownership and how equal is SA really

By: News24Wire      Updated 1 hour 7 minutes ago The government should set out its plan for land reform and property ownership goals in very concrete terms and be real about how to achieve it,... 

Former ConCourt judge speaks frankly about land, property ownership and how equal is SA really
DA says Emfuleni municipality loses nearly R121m of water through wastage

DA says Emfuleni municipality loses nearly R121m of water through wastage

By: African News Agency      Updated 53 minutes ago The opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) on Wednesday accused the Emfuleni local municipality in Gauteng province of wasting water worth nearly... 

New York to sue Trump over treatment of immigrant families

New York to sue Trump over treatment of immigrant families

By: News24Wire      Updated 1 hour 1 minute ago New York state plans to sue US President Donald Trump over his treatment of immigrant families along the US-Mexican border. The lawsuit was... 

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 Somalia must look inward to defuse its tensions

Somalia must look inward to defuse its tensions

Updated 4 hours ago The involvement of Middle East actors in Somalia, namely the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Qatar and Turkey, has reached fever pitch recently,... 

 Corruption is fuelling cash-in-transit heists

Corruption is fuelling cash-in-transit heists

19th June 2018 Cash-in-transit robbery is one of the fastest growing forms of aggravated robbery in South Africa. It poses a significant threat to public safety... 

As help from Cuba arrives, is there only one Kenyan doctor for every 16,000 people?

As help from Cuba arrives, is there only one Kenyan doctor for every 16,000 people?

19th June 2018 The chief of staff in the Kenyan presidency claimed the country’s doctor-to-patient ratio was one doctor to every 16 000 patients. There are 7 333... 

‘Enough rhetoric! Catalysing an era of concrete action’

‘Enough rhetoric! Catalysing an era of concrete action’

19th June 2018 In an era filled with so many plans and visions, which are often never followed through with any form of concrete action, this title was the theme... 

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The Fatal Consequences of Dangerously Substandard Medical Care in Immigration Detention

The Fatal Consequences of Dangerously Substandard Medical Care in Immigration Detention

Updated 4 hours ago 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... 

Women and Finance

Women and Finance

18th June 2018 Approximately eighty women gathered at the "Women and Finance" Seminar which was hosted by the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA), in... 

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DA: Solly Malatsi says the ANC government has failed to successfully convert hostels into liveable family units for nearly 20 years

DA: Solly Malatsi says the ANC government has failed to successfully convert hostels into liveable family units for nearly 20 years

Updated 4 minutes ago Today, on our oversight visit to KwaMazibuko Hostel in Katlehong in the Ekurhuleni Metro, the DA was shocked by the conditions that the ANC... 

DA: John Moodey says DA takes steps to address the problem of illegal immigrants in Johannesburg

DA: John Moodey says DA takes steps to address the problem of illegal immigrants in Johannesburg

Updated 22 minutes ago The DA-led City of Johannesburg is working with the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) to address the growing challenge of illegal immigrants living... 

DA: Haniff Hoosen says Home Affairs’ ineffectiveness fuels illegal immigration

DA: Haniff Hoosen says Home Affairs’ ineffectiveness fuels illegal immigration

Updated 41 minutes ago Today, to mark World Refugee Day, the DA engaged with the Somali refugee community in Durban in Kwa Zulu Natal where we had an opportunity to speak... 

CPS: Mswati makes empty move to try and ease tensions and conceal his failed leadership

CPS: Mswati makes empty move to try and ease tensions and conceal his failed leadership

Updated 1 hour 50 minutes ago Swaziland’s absolute monarch, Mswati III, has resorted to his failed feudalist method by summarily summoning the people to his royal kraal, known... 

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Intestate Succession: The Legal Consequences of not leaving a valid Will

Intestate Succession: The Legal Consequences of not leaving a valid Will

Updated 48 minutes ago The Intestate Succession Act 81 of 1987 (hereinafter the “Act”) regulates the circumstances where a person dies without a Will or where a person... 

Urgent reinstatement of tax compliance status granted

Urgent reinstatement of tax compliance status granted

Updated 4 hours ago For certain taxpayers, a tax clearance certificate is of utmost importance in ensuring that it is able to receive payment and to tender for new... 

Webber Wentzel wins at the 2018 PEA GP and Advisor Awards

Webber Wentzel wins at the 2018 PEA GP and Advisor Awards

Updated 5 hours ago Webber Wentzel has won the 2018 Private Equity Africa (PEA) Local Legal Advisor of the Year Award at the 7th Annual PEA GP & Advisor Awards. The... 

What happens to a Sale Agreement in the event of death?

What happens to a Sale Agreement in the event of death?

19th June 2018 Buying or selling real estate isn’t as easy as it is portrayed sometimes, especially if there is a death of a party during the transaction which... 

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