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Zuma's legal team threaten to withdraw him from inquiry 

By: African News Agency      Updated 5 hours ago On a day that saw former president Jacob Zuma's legal team object to questions posed by evidence leader Advocate Paul Pretorius, senior counsel... 

Zuma's legal team threaten to withdraw him from inquiry
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Corruption 'isn't a black thing' – Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng

Corruption 'isn't a black thing' – Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng 

By: News24Wire      Updated 6 hours ago Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng says South Africa, the rest of the continent and the rest of the world will not be able to defeat corruption unless... 

 SOEs in need of expert staff – Gordhan

SOEs in need of expert staff – Gordhan 

By: African News Agency      Updated 7 hours ago South Africa's State-owned enterprises need technical experts to make up three-quarters of their staff, whereas at the moment up to half were... 

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 Can the AU and UN find common ground on Sudan?

Can the AU and UN find common ground on Sudan?

17th July 2019 Recent developments around Sudan’s transfer of political power show why a more strategic partnership between the African Union (AU) and the United... 

South Africans are upbeat about new technologies, but worried about jobs

South Africans are upbeat about new technologies, but worried about jobs

17th July 2019 Powerful new technologies are emerging that will continue to affect individuals in multiple ways. This has led to references to a Fourth Industrial... 

Former President Zuma and the State Capture Commission of Inquiry

Former President Zuma and the State Capture Commission of Inquiry

16th July 2019 The importance of a clear understanding of the procedural issues involved in the Zondo Commission when considering Former President Zuma’s... 

 Can the peace-trade equation stabilise the Horn?

Can the peace-trade equation stabilise the Horn?

16th July 2019 The launch of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) on 7 July at the African Union (AU) summit in Niamey, Niger, has created the largest... 

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Recommendations

 Building Value with Blockchain Technology: How to Evaluate Blockchain's Benefits

Building Value with Blockchain Technology: How to Evaluate Blockchain's Benefits

17th July 2019 This practical framework helps organizations identify the value of blockchain technology and build a corresponding business case. Co-designed with... 

People, Planet and Prosperity

People, Planet and Prosperity

17th July 2019 Renewable energy is a key solution and the most practical action tool to address climate change. With rapid uptake of renewables, carbon dioxide... 

Practices and remuneration trends report

Practices and remuneration trends report

16th July 2019 The central theme in our report this year is the role of the CEO, and we ask what factors companies should take into account when calibrating their... 

Gender inequalities and food insecurity

Gender inequalities and food insecurity

16th July 2019 The food price crisis of 2007–08 had devastating impacts for the world’s poorest people, especially for smallholder farmers and in particular for... 

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Statements

SA: President Cyril Ramaphosa declares Special Official Funeral for Isaac Lesiba

SA: President Cyril Ramaphosa declares Special Official Funeral for Isaac Lesiba "Bra Ike" Maphoto

Updated 4 hours ago President Cyril Ramaphosa has declared a Special Official Funeral for veteran freedom fighter Ntate Isaac Lesiba “Bra Ike” Maphoto who passed away... 

DSD: Minister Lindiwe Zulu on plight of unemployed social workers

DSD: Minister Lindiwe Zulu on plight of unemployed social workers

Updated 5 hours ago The Minister of Social Development, Ms Lindiwe Zulu, tabled the Department’s Annual Performance Plan (APP) with the Select Committee on Health and... 

DWS: Western Cape dam levels stabilise South Africa’s water storage

DWS: Western Cape dam levels stabilise South Africa’s water storage

Updated 5 hours ago Western Cape’s intermittent winter rains continue to raise the provincial dam levels to alarming levels, prompting them to reach 51% since the... 

DA: Gauteng Health needs to consult on takeover of Joburg ambulances

DA: Gauteng Health needs to consult on takeover of Joburg ambulances

Updated 6 hours ago I note the statement today by Gauteng Health MEC Bandile Masuku which reiterates his intention to provincialise Johannesburg emergency services. It... 

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Press Offices

Blockchain and Cryptocurrency regulation in Africa under discussion at Afro-Asia Fintech Festival

Blockchain and Cryptocurrency regulation in Africa under discussion at Afro-Asia Fintech Festival

16th July 2019 African countries are no strangers to the use of digital solutions for money transfers, nor to the rapid implementation of such technologies.... 

Arming estate agents with the right information to value a property correctly

Arming estate agents with the right information to value a property correctly

16th July 2019 With the current trend in the residential property market favouring buyers over sellers, correct property valuation has become more of a priority... 

A new opportunity for African nations to work together and overcome challenges

A new opportunity for African nations to work together and overcome challenges

16th July 2019 As parts of the world appear to fragment or turn inwards, there is a new opportunity for African nations to work together and speak with one voice,... 

Bringing e-learning to the conveyancing market

Bringing e-learning to the conveyancing market

15th July 2019 Registered SASSETA Assessor and national course facilitator for the Black Conveyancers Association Training Academy, Tasneem Kanjee, has developed... 

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