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Ramaphosa to appear before Zondo Commission next week  

By: News24Wire      Updated 6 hours ago President Cyril Ramaphosa is set to appear at the Zondo Commission on 11 and 12 August, the commission has said.  "[The] President will first... 

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We hope that we do not have to close school early again – basic education department

We hope that we do not have to close school early again – basic education department 

By: News24Wire      2nd August 2021 The Department of Basic Education says it hopes schools will not be forced to close again due to Covid-19 as the impact will be devastating.... 

SA has enough supply to vaccinate population

SA has enough supply to vaccinate population 

By: Thabi Madiba     2nd August 2021 President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Monday the country’s vaccination rate will increase significantly in the coming weeks owing to the arrival of... 

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Nigeria isn’t ready to deal with rising COVID-19 cases

Nigeria isn’t ready to deal with rising COVID-19 cases

2nd August 2021 With rising cases of the Delta variant of the SARS-CoV-2 virus in Nigeria, there is heightened concern about how well the country is prepared to... 

 Neither the Security Council nor the AU is grasping the GERD nettle

Neither the Security Council nor the AU is grasping the GERD nettle

30th July 2021 Diplomatic efforts to resolve the long-simmering dispute between Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan over Ethiopia's great dam on the Blue Nile now seem to... 

#Phoenix22: Black lives don’t matter

#Phoenix22: Black lives don’t matter

30th July 2021 Perhaps this depends on who died or who did the killing, as in the #Phoenix22 killings, writes our award-winning columnist Bhekisisa Mncube in his... 

Our thoughts at this difficult time

Our thoughts at this difficult time

30th July 2021 2021 is proving to be another difficult year for South African business. Despite rising minerals prices and some credible signs that initiatives... 

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Development Perspectives on Special Agro-Industrial Processing Zones (SAPZ) in Africa: Lessons from experiences

Development Perspectives on Special Agro-Industrial Processing Zones (SAPZ) in Africa: Lessons from experiences

29th July 2021 The broad objective of this study is to undertake research on development perspectives of an integrated agro-industrial ecosystem in Africa that... 

Economic performance of the Congo Basin’s forestry sector

Economic performance of the Congo Basin’s forestry sector

29th July 2021 The Congo Basin is made up of six countries: Cameroon, the Central African Republic, the Republic of the Congo, the Democratic Republic of the... 

Performance of the forestry sector in the Southern African Development Community

Performance of the forestry sector in the Southern African Development Community

29th July 2021 The protocol on forestry of the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) provides a broad and comprehensive policy framework to manage forests... 

Performance of the Gabonese forest industry

Performance of the Gabonese forest industry

29th July 2021 The forest industry is a major resource for Gabon. According the most recent FAO statistics, the total forest area for Gabon was estimated at... 

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Minister Gwede Mantashe announces adjustment of Fuel Prices effective from 4 August 2021

Minister Gwede Mantashe announces adjustment of Fuel Prices effective from 4 August 2021

Updated 7 hours ago The Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, Mr Gwede Mantashe, announces the adjustment of fuel prices based on current local and international... 

DA outlines expectations for Inquiry into riots to avoid a cover-up

DA outlines expectations for Inquiry into riots to avoid a cover-up

Updated 7 hours ago The DA has written to the Speaker of the National Assembly, Thandi Modise, and the Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP), Amos... 

Over 200 Businesses Sign-up To Ground-Breaking Lawsuit Against Cabinet and ANC

Over 200 Businesses Sign-up To Ground-Breaking Lawsuit Against Cabinet and ANC

Updated 7 hours ago Today, we can announce that over 200 businesses have raised their hands to join our ground-breaking lawsuit against President Cyril Ramaphosa, the... 

Government continues to sugar-coat the truth as RBM prepares to shut down its second furnace

2nd August 2021 Ongoing investigations by the Democratic Alliance (DA) in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) have revealed that, despite assurances to the contrary by Premier... 

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Intellectual Property Protection is no game, especially during the Olympics

Intellectual Property Protection is no game, especially during the Olympics

2nd August 2021 As well as being the peak of global athletic competition, the Olympic Games might also be considered a festival of intellectual property (IP)... 

The Powers Of CCMA Commissioners

The Powers Of CCMA Commissioners

2nd August 2021 The Labour Relations Act (LRA) gives CCMA commissioners a number of powers including the power, in respect of any dispute the commissioner is... 

A new global taxation regime is in the pipeline – start preparing now

A new global taxation regime is in the pipeline – start preparing now

30th July 2021 The recent agreement by 130 of the 139 countries participating in the OECD/G20 Inclusive Framework (IF) to implement the two-pillar package will... 

Africa: Competition in the Digital Economy

Africa: Competition in the Digital Economy

30th July 2021 Digitisation has ushered in an era of hyper-connectivity, marked by disruptive digital platforms that operate on a global scale. According to... 

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