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ANC will appeal court ruling to stop 'unlawful' use of its trademarks by MK Party 

By: Thabi Shomolekae     22nd April 2024 The African National Congress (ANC) announced on Monday its intention to appeal the judgment of the High Court, in Durban, after losing another... 

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Ramokgopa describes IPP surpluses as low-hanging fruit amid delay in finding contractual solution 

By: Terence Creamer     22nd April 2024 Electricity Minister Kgosientsho Ramokgopa describes surplus electricity arising from existing renewable energy facilities as “low hanging fruit”... 

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South Africa must commit to, accelerate reforms to achieve growth – BLSA

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     22nd April 2024 Last week’s ‘World Economic Outlook’ (WEO) published by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) was a reminder of how far South Africa is from the... 


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South Africa’s security forces once brutally entrenched apartheid. It’s been a rocky road to reform

22nd April 2024 One of the important tasks that faced South Africa’s democratic government after 1994 was to reform the apartheid-era security apparatus. The... 

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Will Senegal’s new president shake up external relations?

22nd April 2024 Despite pre-election rhetoric, long-standing principles and regional realities will likely guide international relations. Bassirou Diomaye Faye’s... 

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Zimbabwe’s new ZiG doomed by overall lack of transparency

22nd April 2024 Economic mismanagement has stripped citizens’ trust in the government and threatens the new currency’s viability. The struggle to stabilise... 

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Genocidal war on Gaza, its support base, impact on democracy and levels of opposition (Part 4 of series on the Israeli war on the Palestinians)

22nd April 2024 The war waged in Gaza is not between Israel and Hamas (who initiated the current conflict by piercing Israeli defences and killing and taking many... 

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ACDP 2024 Election Manifesto

19th April 2024 We all want a South Africa with a vibrant, healthy economy; where jobs and opportunities are in abundance, and where everyone is able to benefit... 

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Private Equity in Africa: The role of the African Development Bank

19th April 2024 Since 1997, the African Development Bank has been at the forefront of supporting businesses in Africa through private equity funds. Private equity... 

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Trade and Development Report Update (April 2024)

19th April 2024 The report forecasts global economic growth to 2.6% in 2024, barely above the 2.5% threshold commonly associated with a recessionary phase. This... 

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Aid under pressure: 3 accelerating shifts in official development assistance

19th April 2024 Official Development Assistance (ODA) is more than just cash. It is a powerful way to make a difference where it matters most.  It is aimed at... 

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Judge’s racial prejudices a clear injustice – Solidarity

Judge’s racial prejudices a clear injustice – Solidarity

22nd April 2024 Solidarity’s Law Network condemns the crude racial attack in the judgment of Judge Madlenkosi Motha in a case that could seriously jeopardise the... 

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ActionSA Strongly Objects to Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula’s Financial Assistance Request from the Department of Defence

22nd April 2024 ActionSA strongly objects at attempts from former Speaker of the National Assembly, Ms. Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, to have the Department of Defence... 

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As Africa’s newest country, South Sudan needs greater support from the international community

22nd April 2024 Dear Fellow South African,  I have just returned from a working visit to South Sudan, a country that in 2011 emerged from the shadow of Africa’s... 

Thousands of vacant teaching posts puts Limpopo learners at risk

Thousands of vacant teaching posts puts Limpopo learners at risk

22nd April 2024 The DA in Limpopo has written to Education MEC, Mavhungu Lerule-Ramakhanya to establish why there is such a large number of teaching vacancies in... 

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SARS Tax Treaties Lead to Double Tax Dilemma for Expats

22nd April 2024 Over the past few years, South African expatriates abroad have had the unenviable task of navigating increasingly turbulent and uncertain waters... 

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Fund managers demand greater flexibility as new capital streams emerge in PE and VC market

22nd April 2024 The investment landscape within the African private equity and venture capital markets has changed both slowly and suddenly since 2020. Low... 

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Choosing Your “A-Team” in Tax Debt Write-Off Negotiations – Protection of Legal Privilege

19th April 2024 Stemming from SARS’ recent Revenue Result Announcement, and the pre-cursors of new compliance and collection initiatives over the last 5 years,... 

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Remote working and the South African ‘digital nomad visa’

18th April 2024 In the third article in our employee mobility series, we highlighted the opportunity for South Africa to become a jurisdiction of choice for... 

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