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Acting Public Protector assures ATM her office will probe Ramaphosa 'without undue delay'

By: News24Wire      Updated 1 hour 30 minutes ago Acting Public Protector Kholeka Gcaleka has reassured the African Transformation Movement (ATM) that her office is committed to finalising its... 

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UK’s Boris Johnson to resign after losing party’s support

By: News24Wire      Updated 1 hour 39 minutes ago Boris Johnson, the prime minister who oversaw the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union and his country’s struggles with the coronavirus... 

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By-elections: DA wins ward from Patriotic Alliance in Matzikama, while ANC retains ward in Nelson Mandela Bay

By: News24Wire      Updated 15 minutes ago The Democratic Alliance (DA) achieved a strong victory in the Western Cape coastal municipality of Matzikama in Wednesday's by-election, meaning... 

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How land reform can boost inclusive agricultural growth

Updated 1 hour 59 minutes ago Land reform is not only politically important: it could be a key catalyst for inclusive growth and employment creation. But policymakers need to... 

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How Africans can assess the value of the latest G7 summit

Updated 2 hours 42 minutes ago Leaders of the world’s seven advanced economies have once again pledged economic support for Africa and other developing countries. But the... 

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PDP to the rescue? Verifying three claims about terrorism and jobs by Nigeria’s main opposition party

Updated 2 hours 47 minutes ago Nigerians go to the polls in February, with the presidency up for grabs as Muhammadu Buhari serves out the last of his constitutionally mandated... 

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Justice Maya’s support for African languages in South Africa’s courts is a positive sign

6th July 2022 The only nominee for the position of South Africa’s Deputy Chief Justice, Mandisa Maya, has once again put the spotlight on indigenous languages... 

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 The Road to 2030

The Road to 2030

Updated 3 hours ago In January 2021, the World Health Organization (WHO) published a new road map to address the burden of disease and death imposed by neglected... 

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Newsletter “Voices of Citizens in Africa” - Issue 09 | May 2022

Updated 3 hours ago The publication of the Newsletter under the theme Women Economic Empowerment reminds us all, the significant role of women in African economies. In... 

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Motorcycle Safety in Africa

Updated 3 hours ago In developing countries with inadequate public transport and road infrastructure, motorcycles present a fast, cheap, and efficient transport... 

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Trade Finance Demand and Supply in Africa: Evidence from Kenya and Tanzania

Updated 3 hours ago This report presents the findings of the fourth study in a series of trade finance surveys in Africa. For the first time, we conduct a deep-dive... 

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DA congratulates WC restaurants on world’s best list

Updated 17 minutes ago I wish to congratulate La Colombe, in Cape Town, and Wolfgat, in Paternoster, on being ranked among the 100 finest restaurants in the world by the... 

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Solidarity appeals to hundreds of small power producers to apply for permits

Updated 1 hour 22 minutes ago Solidarity today called on small power producers to apply in their hundreds for generation permits. According to Solidarity, the large-scale entry... 

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DA takes action to restore medical services in Christiana following double fire tragedy

Updated 1 hour 38 minutes ago Following the Democratic Alliance’s (DA) oversight inspection yesterday to assess the extent of the damage at the Christiana Clinic following the... 

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KZN political killings: DA commits to finding real solutions as government continues to fail traditional leaders

Updated 1 hour 42 minutes ago The Democratic Alliance (DA) in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) is deeply disturbed by the ongoing political killings in the province and will be consulting... 

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Mandatory Vaccine Policies have no place in our labour market

Updated 1 hour 3 minutes ago The dismissal of an employee who did not adhere to the employer’s Vaccine Mandate Policy and refused to be vaccinated was found to be unfair. Ms... 

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New visa system taking flight: A turbulent period for foreign employees as visa application backlogs increase

Updated 2 hours ago South Africa's immigration system sees a complete overhaul on the horizon starting with long term visa applications for foreign nationals wishing... 

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NEMLAA IV extends environmental enforcement powers at municipal level

Updated 3 hours ago Under NEMLAA IV, enforcement of the NEMA duty of care provisions would be broadened to empower municipal managers to issue directives for... 

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Cautionary notes for companies and influencers

Updated 4 hours ago In 2022, even the most pessimistic advertiser is unlikely to bet on the fact that the rise in popularity of the influencer industry is going to... 

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