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Prosecutors will have to 'strategically select' cases to prosecute after Zondo Commission - Batohi  

By: News24Wire      6th December 2021 Ahead of an anticipated "avalanche" of cases emanating from the State Capture Inquiry, the National Prosecuting Authority has made corruption its... 

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NCCC to convene to assess Omicron variant situation 

By: Thabi Madiba     6th December 2021 President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Monday while it is not yet known what impact the Omicron variant will have on hospital admissions government has... 

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ID head Hermione Cronje has not resigned due to 'interpersonal relations', says NPA boss  

By: News24Wire      6th December 2021 National Director of Public Prosecutions advocate Shamila Batohi has denied that the resignation of Investigating Directorate boss advocate... 

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Delay on anti-corruption reform is potentially fatal

6th December 2021 The ongoing incidence of serious corruption with impunity in SA is a cause for concern. “Tenderpreneurism” has been supplemented by... 

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How changes to South Africa’s value-added tax affect compliance among small firms

6th December 2021 Taxes “are the dues that we pay for the privileges of membership in an organised society”. As the quote from US president Franklin D Roosevelt in... 

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COP26: a mixed bag for Africa

6th December 2021 The 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow was a decidedly mixed bag for developing nations, including many in Africa. On... 

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South Africa is failing to ride the digital revolution wave. What it needs to do

3rd December 2021 Workplaces are adopting new forms of advanced automation at a rate that suggests a digital revolution in the making. Digital technologies such as... 

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Understanding Education Policy Preferences: Survey Experiments with Policymakers in 35 Developing Countries

2nd December 2021 Foreign aid donors and international organizations supporting education in developing countries have increasingly coalesced around a policy agenda... 

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MDB COVID-19 Crisis Response: Where Did the Money Go?

2nd December 2021 The pandemic and its economic impact have been a revealing test of the multilateral development bank (MDB) system and of individual MDBs. Although... 

Collecting Evidence to Inform COVID-19 Vaccine Procurement Decisions

Collecting Evidence to Inform COVID-19 Vaccine Procurement Decisions

2nd December 2021 Vaccines are key to controlling COVID-19 in Africa, but available supplies across the continent remain extremely low—in most countries, doses are... 

Protection advocacy by international NGOs in armed conflict situations: breaking the barriers

Protection advocacy by international NGOs in armed conflict situations: breaking the barriers

2nd December 2021 There is strong recognition that international non-governmental organisations (INGOs) have a key role to play in carrying out advocacy to promote... 

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National Youth Camp : Groblershoop 04 – 10 December 2021

Updated 6 hours ago The Northern Cape Department of Sport, Arts, Culture (DSAC) in partnership with the national Department of Sport, Arts and Culture; Northern Cape... 

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Western Cape Agriculture supports new winery in Franschhoek

Updated 6 hours ago On Friday, 3 December 2021,  the Western Cape Minister of Agriculture, Dr Ivan Meyer, visited the Klein Goederust Franschhoek Boutique Winery owned... 

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Isandlwana Dredger replenishes sand to prevent heavy beach erosion

Updated 6 hours ago Transnet National Ports Authority ( is aware of a video circulating on social media in which a vessel is seen spouting out a n oil like substance... 

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The ANC Western Cape legislature caucus statement on the Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement 2021

Updated 7 hours ago The ANC in the Legislature believes rushing and pushing the Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement and 2021 Municipal Review and Outlook (MERO)... 

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Baker McKenzie Launches its Fighting Domestic Violence Comparative Law Tool

6th December 2021 Leading global law firm Baker McKenzie has launched its Fighting Domestic Violence global comparative law tool, a powerful tool that will allow for... 

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Proposed Changes to the Extended Producer Responsibility Regulations

6th December 2021 Amendments to the Extended Producer Responsibility Regulations have been published for public comment, affecting the lighting, electrical and... 

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LexisNexis SA and Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) release Legal Tech Report 2021

6th December 2021 THE COVID-19 pandemic is rapidly changing the way the legal profession is interacting and using information and there is clear evidence the sector... 

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Requests for exemption from vaccine requirements in the workplace on the basis of religion, opinion or belief

6th December 2021 The Consolidated Direction on Occupational Health and Safety Measures in Certain Workplaces, which was amended by the Minister of Employment and... 

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