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Gunmen kill six Nigerian soldiers in ambush, army says

By: Reuters     22nd April 2024 Six soldiers of the Nigerian army were ambushed and killed by gunmen while on patrol in the northern Niger state on Friday, the army said, the... 

Gunmen kill six Nigerian soldiers in ambush, army says

'No ifs, no buts', UK's Sunak promises to start Rwanda flights

By: Reuters     22nd April 2024 British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said on Monday the first flight carrying asylum seekers to Rwanda would leave in 10-12 weeks, as he set out... 

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SAA seeks minority partner, loans

By: Bloomberg     21st April 2024 South Africa is seeking potential minority investors and access to capital markets and loan financing for South African Airways (SAA) for more... 

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The Conversation

South Africa’s electricity crisis: a series of failures over 30 years have left a dim legacy

19th April 2024 In 1994, apartheid ended and the African National Congress (ANC) won South Africa’s first ever democratic elections, promising “Electricity for... 

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Mixed outlook

19th April 2024 The recent period of decreased loadshedding has been met with tremendous scepticism by a South African public who have been burnt more times over... 

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How to end hunger in sub-Saharan Africa: fight inequality, gender imbalances and climate change

18th April 2024 A greater part of Africa’s population can’t afford a healthy diet than any other regional population. Food insecurity in sub-Saharan Africa is... 

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Can dialogue rescue South Sudan from a perpetual transition?

18th April 2024 As in 2022, elections could again be postponed. What should the proposed dialogue do differently to break the cycle? The feasibility of South... 

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World Economic Forum

The State of Social Enterprise: A Review of Global Data 2013–2023

19th April 2024 This report provides a comprehensive synthesis of the global state of social enterprise, using data from more than 80 countries gathered between... 

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Geopolitics of the energy transition: Energy security

19th April 2024 The acceleration of a renewable-based global energy transition represents our only option to ensure the world remains on a 1.5°C-compatible... 

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International co-operation to accelerate green hydrogen deployment

19th April 2024 This report from IRENA's Collaborative Framework on Green Hydrogen assesses progress in green hydrogen deployment. The report gauges the success... 

Overseas Development Institute

Financing the fight against poverty and hunger - mobilising resources for a sustainable development goal reset

19th April 2024 The world’s governments are falling far short of the pledges they made in 2015 to eradicate extreme poverty and create a world with “zero hunger”... 

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Minister of Home Affairs Dr Aaron Motsoaledi

Minister Aaron Motsoaledi welcomes sentencing of Home Affairs employee for fraud and corruption

22nd April 2024 The Minister of Home Affairs, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi has welcomed the sentencing of a Home Affairs employee who has been convicted of charges related... 

Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation Blade Nzimande

Minister Blade Nzimande on awarding of honorary doctorates by unregistered private higher education institutions

22nd April 2024 The Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation, Prof Blade Nzimande has become aware of reports and related images on social media of... 

Minister of Police Bheki Cele

Zikalala and Cele not addressing the construction mafia threat in Cape Town for political purposes

22nd April 2024 The Minister of Public Works and Infrastructure, Sihle Zikalala, and the Minister of Police, Bheki Cele, are failing to take action against... 

President Cyril Ramaphosa

DA to lodge Public Protector complaint against ANC for manipulating public funds for electioneering

22nd April 2024 As part of our complaint to the Public Protector over President Cyril Ramaphosa and the African National Congress’ (ANC) manipulation of public... 

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MS Immigration Advisory

Exploring the connection between the South African immigration system and job creation

17th April 2024 In recent years, South Africa has seen a significant influx of immigrants from various African countries, as well as other parts of the world. This... 

Legal gavel

Sexism in the workplace

16th April 2024 Sexism in the workplace, although a serious issue, is not automatically a cause for dismissal. Context is everything when determining how to... 

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TikTok? Rather not – Social media and the workplace

16th April 2024 It is a new age, and Generation Z, aptly known as Zoomers, are beginning to make up a large part of the workplace. With that comes employees who... 

Capital Legacy

Don’t leave chaos in your wake

15th April 2024 Imagine trying to create a marketing campaign to get people to do their wills. There is probably nothing less exciting than talking about death... 

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