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South Africans aged 60 and older can now register for the Covid-19 vaccine  

By: Thabi Madiba     16th April 2021 Registration for the Covid-19 vaccine is now open to South Africans aged 60 years and over. Citizens can register online via the Electronic... 

South Africans aged 60 and older can now register for the Covid-19 vaccine
South Africa’s Central Bank Governor still sees room for accommodative policy

South Africa’s Central Bank Governor still sees room for accommodative policy 

By: Bloomberg     16th April 2021 South Africa’s central bank is likely to maintain its accommodative monetary policy stance to support the economy for as long as it has room to do... 

MEC Albert Fritz steps in as acting DA leader in the Western Cape

MEC Albert Fritz steps in as acting DA leader in the Western Cape 

By: News24Wire      16th April 2021 Western Cape Community Safety MEC Albert Fritz has been appointed acting Democratic Alliance provincial leader for the next two weeks. This follows... 

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I'm shocked, Cyril

I'm shocked, Cyril

16th April 2021 Award-winning columnist, Bhekisisa Mncube, tells President Cyril Ramaphosa that he is shocked to find out that all along, it is matriculants who... 

Precarious power tilts towards Ramaphosa in battle inside South Africa's governing party

Precarious power tilts towards Ramaphosa in battle inside South Africa's governing party

16th April 2021 It appears, for the moment, that South African president Cyril Ramaphosa has won a key battle in the war for control of the governing African... 

 Battle for power and wealth fuels Kenya’s Kapedo conflict

Battle for power and wealth fuels Kenya’s Kapedo conflict

16th April 2021 The killing of a senior police officer in Kenya’s Kapedo area on 17 January is just the latest attack in a longstanding brutal conflict. Those... 

 Botswana civil society’s submission to the APRM

Botswana civil society’s submission to the APRM

16th April 2021 The African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) was introduced in 2003, as a mutually agreed instrument to monitor and promote governance to which African... 

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World Development Report 2021: Data for Better Lives

World Development Report 2021: Data for Better Lives

16th April 2021 Today’s unprecedented growth of data and their ubiquity in our lives are signs that the data revolution is transforming the world. And yet much of... 

 Five Big Bets for the Circular Economy in Africa: African Circular Economy Alliance

Five Big Bets for the Circular Economy in Africa: African Circular Economy Alliance

16th April 2021 Circular solutions can be used by African countries to attain vital climate action targets and sustainable development goals. With this in mind,... 

 Pathways Towards a Cyber Resilient Aviation Industry

Pathways Towards a Cyber Resilient Aviation Industry

16th April 2021 This report aims to define a common language and baseline of practices and encourage collective initiatives for increasing cyber resilience across... 

 Planning and prospects for renewable power: Eastern and Southern Africa

Planning and prospects for renewable power: Eastern and Southern Africa

16th April 2021 East and Southern African countries possess vast potential for renewable energy development. Co-ordinated regional plans will play a vital role in... 

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Statements

ANC condemns AfriForum and Solidarity's efforts to frustrate efforts to transform the tourism industry

ANC condemns AfriForum and Solidarity's efforts to frustrate efforts to transform the tourism industry

16th April 2021 The African National Congress (ANC) condemns efforts by rightwing formations, Afriforum and Solidarity, to reverse the transformation efforts that... 

IFP Welcomes New Regulations to Deal With Teacher Misconduct

IFP Welcomes New Regulations to Deal With Teacher Misconduct

16th April 2021 In welcoming the new employment regulations to deal with teacher misconduct which have been recently gazetted under the Employment of Educators Act... 

Economic Freedom Fighters KwaZulu-Natal statement on murder of a South African citizen in Hawaii

Economic Freedom Fighters KwaZulu-Natal statement on murder of a South African citizen in Hawaii

16th April 2021 The Economic Freedom Fighters in KwaZulu-Natal notes with outrage the senseless killing of Richards Bay's Esikhaleni resident Mr Lindani Myeni (29)... 

DA granted debate of national importance on SAPS DNA crisis

DA granted debate of national importance on SAPS DNA crisis

16th April 2021 The DA is pleased that our request for a debate of national importance regarding the ongoing DNA crisis at the South African Police Service (SAPS)... 

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Press Offices

Over-extension of Extended Producer Responsibility?

Over-extension of Extended Producer Responsibility?

16th April 2021 South Africa recently published a set of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) regulations, which aim to extend companies' financial or physical... 

Oomphing out of a restraint during the Covid-19 pandemic

Oomphing out of a restraint during the Covid-19 pandemic

16th April 2021 The Covid-19 pandemic has had a devastating effect on the global economy. Business rescues, insolvencies, liquidations and restructures are rife as... 

Out with the old, in with the new

Out with the old, in with the new

16th April 2021 Many owners of a unit in sectional title schemes, especially those schemes opened before 7 October 2016, remain confused as to which body corporate... 

Some well awaited certainty on Kenyan withholding taxes for inbound services

Some well awaited certainty on Kenyan withholding taxes for inbound services

16th April 2021 A recent decision by the Tax Appeals Tribunal of Kenya has provided much needed clarity on withholding tax payable by South African residents... 

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