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Biden, Kenya's Ruto pledge protect democracy in Africa and beyond

By: Reuters     24th May 2024 US President Joe Biden welcomed Kenyan President William Ruto to the White House on Thursday for a State visit, pledging new partnerships on... 

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Amnesty International SA urges timeous, effective implementation of GBV-F Bill

Amnesty International SA urges timeous, effective implementation of GBV-F Bill

By: Thabi Shomolekae     Updated 2 hours 20 minutes ago Amnesty International South Africa (SA) urged government to ensure timeous, transparent and effective implementation of the National Council on... 

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Massive water power possibilities in underground mining, says COMRO book editor 

By: Martin Creamer     Updated 1 hour 42 minutes ago When hydropower was being developed for South Africa’s gold-mining industry, the industry was going through a tough time and the research... 

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Kenya is badly prepared for floods: four steps to reduce devastation and deaths

Kenya is badly prepared for floods: four steps to reduce devastation and deaths

23rd May 2024 Floods in Kenya in April/May 2024 led to the deaths of over 250 people and caused damage estimated at 4 billion Kenya shillings (US$35-million).... 

As East Africa grows, Southern Africa is being left behind

As East Africa grows, Southern Africa is being left behind

23rd May 2024 Why is Southern Africa’s economic growth the worst of all Africa’s regions, while East Africa is number one? With an economic growth rate exceeding... 

UK-Rwanda migrant deal challenges international protection law

UK-Rwanda migrant deal challenges international protection law

23rd May 2024 In late April 2024 the British parliament passed a law – the Safety of Rwanda Act – enabling it to transport migrants arriving in the UK to Rwanda.... 

Faking cash and making cash in the DRC

Faking cash and making cash in the DRC

22nd May 2024 The DRC is an origin, transit and destination country for counterfeit currency, most of which is US dollar-denominated. In February 2021, Ugandan... 

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Sharm el Sheikh Bulletin - Transforming natural capital resources into wealth

Sharm el Sheikh Bulletin - Transforming natural capital resources into wealth

17th May 2024 The African Development Bank Group’s 2023 Annual Meetings officially opened with a clarion call by African leaders, together with the Bank’s... 

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Advancing Industry Collaboration in Vehicle Software

17th May 2024 The automotive industry is undergoing its most challenging transformation in over a century. The role of software in this transformation is so... 

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Oxfam 6-months accountability report: Occupied Palestinian Territory and Israel crisis

16th May 2024 The horrific 7 October 2023 attacks by Palestinian armed groups, sparked the latest and most brutal onslaught of violence carried out by Israel... 

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The Impact of Corruption: Insights from a Perceptions and Experiences Survey

15th May 2024 Corruption Watch (CW) releases new report assessing the profound impact of corruption on people’s lives, titled 'The Impact of Corruption: Insights... 

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Another Esidimeni if mental health subsidies not paid

Another Esidimeni if mental health subsidies not paid

23rd May 2024 Another Life Esidimeni tragedy looms as NGOs struggle to look after hundreds of mental health patients as the Gauteng Health Department has not... 

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International Relations and Cooperations committee chair welcomes ICC move on Gaza conflict

23rd May 2024 The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on International Relations and Cooperations, Mr Supra Mahumapelo, has welcomed the move by the chief... 

Parliament statement on the passing of former MP James Selfe

Parliament statement on the passing of former MP James Selfe

22nd May 2024 Parliament has learned with profound sadness about the passing of Mr James Selfe, former Member of Parliament, and former Federal Council... 

AfriForum says Minister’s statement about mother-language education is a mere ruse

AfriForum says Minister’s statement about mother-language education is a mere ruse

22nd May 2024 The most recent statement of the Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga, about the value of mother-language education and her department’s... 

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Strategic structuring: The keystone of startup success

Strategic structuring: The keystone of startup success

23rd May 2024 In the fast-paced world of startups, particularly those breaking new ground, the excitement of innovation and market disruption often takes centre... 

POPIA - Caution to political parties and independent candidates regarding the misuse of voter personal data

POPIA - Caution to political parties and independent candidates regarding the misuse of voter personal data

22nd May 2024 As a result of recent changes to electoral legislation that allow independent candidates to stand and campaign for elections, and due to the... 

Sabinet Judgments legal research tool gets powerful AI integration

Sabinet Judgments legal research tool gets powerful AI integration

22nd May 2024 Sabinet Judgments – the fastest and easiest way to access unreported and reported judgments in South Africa and prepared by product specialists –... 

Round Two - Minister of the Department of Home Affairs gazette new Immigration Regulations: A closer look at the changes

Round Two - Minister of the Department of Home Affairs gazette new Immigration Regulations: A closer look at the changes

22nd May 2024 On the 20th of May 2024, the Minister of Home Affairs Dr. Aaron Motsoaledi (“the Minister”), Gazetted a new set of Immigration Regulations.  The... 

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