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More arrests expected in corruption case against Gama and other ex-Transnet officials  

By: News24Wire      27th May 2022 Former Transnet CEO, Siyabonga Gama, who is among the five people accused of R93-million fraud and corruption in a case relating to the procurement... 

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President Cyril Ramaphosa

Ramaphosa considering Mkhwebane’s reasons why she should not be suspended 

By: Thabi Madiba     27th May 2022 President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Friday he will consider Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s representations, after he had asked her, in March,... 

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Zuma suffers new setback in corruption trial 

By: Reuters     27th May 2022 Former President Jacob Zuma has suffered another setback in his attempts to remove the lead prosecutor from his arms deal corruption trial, as a... 

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UN peacekeeping in Africa is working better than you might think

27th May 2022 Media headlines often make it seem as if peacekeeping is not going well; they tend to highlight violence, displacement and abuse. The quantitative... 

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Tunisia drifts into even more dangerous territory

27th May 2022 For a while, optimists could hope that President Kais Saied hadn’t abandoned Tunisia’s turbulent but exhilarating democratic project – even after... 

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Second chance for Mohamud to put Somalia on the road to stability

27th May 2022 After a 15-month delay in voting, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud became Somalia’s new president on 15 May. Political leaders had disagreed over the election... 

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Act against those who sabotage our economy and livelihoods

27th May 2022 Congratulations to energy regulator Nersa, as well as Operation Vulindlela, for getting two 100MW private sector solar plants approved. That’s... 

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Annual Development Effectiveness Review 2022

Annual Development Effectiveness Review 2022

27th May 2022 The Annual Development Effectiveness Review (ADER) serves as a benchmark of the Bank’s progress in contributing to Africa’s development. This year... 

African Economic Outlook 2022

African Economic Outlook 2022

27th May 2022 Africa’s gross domestic product has recovered strongly in the last year, but the lingering effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, Russia’s invasion of... 

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High 5 – Improve the quality of life for the people of Africa

27th May 2022 Africa’s greatest asset is its youth. The continent’s population of 1.2-billion is projected to more than double by 2050, when Africa will be home... 

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The New Deal on Energy for Africa

27th May 2022 The New Deal on Energy for Africa is a partnership-driven effort with the aspirational goal of achieving universal access to energy in Africa by... 

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Statement and invite by the MEC for Human Settlements and Public Works Jomo Sibiya on the Progress Report on Nyathikazi Human Settlement Project with a budget of more than R23, 6 million

28th May 2022 KwaDukuza Local Municipality: We wish to inform the people of KwaZulu-Natal and KwaDukuza in particular that we will continue to use an integrated... 

Cape Town

MEC Mireille Wenger on improving Port of Cape Town performance

27th May 2022 It is with great concern that I note the Port of Cape Town’s ranking at 365th out 370 ports measured by the World Bank's Container Port Performance... 

Covid-19 vaccines

Government clarifies requirements for verifiable vaccination proofs for international travellers

27th May 2022 The South African Government has noted the recent incidents at some ports of entry involving international travellers who presented proofs of... 

Tshwete continues to handover title deeds in the Free State

27th May 2022 Deputy Minister Pam Tshwete expressed her appreciation towards progress made in fast – tracking the issuing of title deeds in the Mangaung Metro... 

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New Harassment Code will require employers to overhaul existing policies

27th May 2022 A new Code of Good Practice on the Prevention and Elimination of Harassment in the Workplace has become effective. The new code will require a... 

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Compliance of the Prudent Property Practitioner

25th May 2022 Property Practitioners, including Estate Agents, Candidate Estate Agents, and Property Managing Agents (“the Agents”), have for years been... 

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My spouse has died: What happens to our home?

25th May 2022 Losing one’s spouse can be, besides a sad time, a confusing and stressful time. Wondering about what will happen to your home should be the least... 

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The critical role of the tax practitioner

25th May 2022 Tax practitioners play a critical role when it comes to compliance. For any business, having to deal with SARS enquiries and audits, which are... 

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