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Levels of child sexual abuse in South Africa even higher than activist claimed

Levels of child sexual abuse in South Africa even higher than activist claimed

By: Africa Check     1st June 2017 Violence against women and children has dominated South African newspaper headlines and radio chat shows. Recently, an activist told a talk show... 

Are 70% of Kenyans who can work jobless? Union chief mangles numbers

Are 70% of Kenyans who can work jobless? Union chief mangles numbers 

By: Africa Check     29th May 2017 Terming the situation “critical”, a Kenyan trade unionist said that unemployment was the country’s biggest challenge. “Statistics indicate that... 

No evidence for SA government’s ‘truly amazing’ house delivery rate

No evidence for SA government’s ‘truly amazing’ house delivery rate

By: Africa Check     26th May 2017 South African members of parliament were sceptical when the country’s housing minister boasted about her department’s service delivery rate. “The... 

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Implement transformation now and avoid being pushed to do so or being driven out of business

Implement transformation now and avoid being pushed to do so or being driven out of business 

25th May 2017 Companies with foresight should embrace and actively implement transformation now, and not wait for “radical economic transformation” to force them... 

Is 80% of Africa’s population without electricity?

Is 80% of Africa’s population without electricity? 

By: Africa Check     24th May 2017 Has the vast majority of Africa’s population been left in the dark? The World Economic Forum’s head of Africa said so to a South African radio... 

South Africa's power utility is hoping for a tariff hike. It may not get it

South Africa's power utility is hoping for a tariff hike. It may not get it

22nd May 2017 South Africa’s National Energy Regulator (NERSA) is soon to decide if the country’s power utility, Eskom, should be granted an exemption from a... 

Fact-checking Kenya’s deputy president on maize imports, debt, electricity & police

Fact-checking Kenya’s deputy president on maize imports, debt, electricity & police

By: Africa Check     22nd May 2017 In a Citizen TV interview on 16 May, Kenya’s deputy president William Ruto sought to defend the government’s record, ahead of an August election.... 

“Attention!” Not so much

“Attention!” Not so much  

19th May 2017 When President Jacob Zuma confined us to junk status, the Democratic Alliance (DA) sought permission to march through the Johannesburg CBD on... 

The CEO of South Africa's power utility is back. Why the move can't be justified

The CEO of South Africa's power utility is back. Why the move can't be justified 

18th May 2017 The return of Brian Molefe as CEO of South Africa’s largest state owned enterprise, the power utility Eskom, has caused outrage due to the... 

Is suicide the 3rd leading cause of death for South Africans aged 15-24?

Is suicide the 3rd leading cause of death for South Africans aged 15-24?

By: Africa Check     18th May 2017 Claims around suicide rates in South Africa are often made, the latest being by the Ridge Times, a community newspaper in the Mpumalanga province.... 

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