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Burkina Faso offers $300 000 reward in hunt for jihadists

By: News24Wire      9th June 2023 Jihadist-hit Burkina Faso is offering a reward of up to $300 000 for information leading to the capture or death of figures on a "terrorist" wanted... 

Burkina Faso offers $300 000 reward in hunt for jihadists
Busisiwe Mkhwebane

Process to select Mkhwebane's successor underway

By: News24Wire      9th June 2023 Parliament is getting into gear to appoint a successor for Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, as the committee appointed for this task adopted a... 

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Copper 360 has R560bn worth of copper in the ground, the Junior Indaba hears 

By: Martin Creamer     9th June 2023 Copper company Copper 360, which listed on the AltX of the JSE in April, has more than two-million tonnes of copper its 12 mines, which is worth... 

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The Conversation

China’s population grew older and richer: policy lessons for some African countries

9th June 2023 For decades China was the world’s most populous country. But that’s changed. Its population has peaked, and is now falling. The country has... 

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Sierra Leone at a crossroads ahead of June 2023 polls

9th June 2023 Sierra Leoneans head to the polls on 24 June to elect a new president, parliamentarians, mayors and local councillors. This will be the fifth... 

Africa Check

Checking the BBC's claims about Buhari’s poor economic legacy in Nigeria – and new president Tinubu’s headache

9th June 2023 Muhammadu Buhari's eight-year term as Nigeria's president ended on 29 May 2023 when Bola Tinubu was sworn in as the country's new president. In... 

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Power of reform

9th June 2023 For several years, certain forward-looking commentators argued that by making only a minor amendment to Schedule 2 of the Electricity Regulation... 

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Overseas Development Institute

The resurgence of national development planning and the challenge of alignment

9th June 2023 Recent years have witnessed a resurgence in the number of developing countries producing national development plans. This has led to an interest in... 

 ES/2022/02 Longitudinal evaluation of the Implementation of UNHCR's Age, Gender and Diversity policy Year 1 Report

ES/2022/02 Longitudinal evaluation of the Implementation of UNHCR's Age, Gender and Diversity policy Year 1 Report

9th June 2023 This report is part of a three-year formative evaluation commissioned by UNHCR's Evaluation Service to assess and support the implementation of the... 

Gender, poverty and environmental indicators on African countries 2023

Gender, poverty and environmental indicators on African countries 2023

2nd June 2023 This is the twenty-third volume of the publication on Indicators on Gender, Poverty, the Environment and Progress towards the Sustainable... 

For every child, every opportunity

For every child, every opportunity

1st June 2023 For children across the globe, 2022 was a year fraught with difficult challenges and intractable crises. Millions suffered the consequences of... 

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Statements

Is the Mayor fit and healthy enough to hold office

9th June 2023 We have today written to the Speaker and Chief Whip of Council with regards to the Executive Mayor’s fitness and health with regard to his ability... 

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SIU is authorised to investigate allegations of serious maladministration at the Office of The Premier in the Free State Province

9th June 2023 The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) has been authorised by President Cyril Ramaphosa to investigate allegations of serious maladministration in... 

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DA Caucus Leader announces the incoming DA Shadow Cabinet

9th June 2023 After serious consideration, I would like to announce the fit for purpose Shadow Cabinet for the DA City of Johannesburg. This team will assist to... 

DA urges SGBs and communities to ensure learners’ safety

9th June 2023 The Democratic Alliance (DA) in Gauteng is urging the School Governing Bodies (SGBs) and the communities across the province to ensure the safety... 

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Webber Wentzel

Update: Further relief for ZEP holders with the concession extended until 31 December 2023

9th June 2023 A new Immigration Directive issued gives Zimbabwean Exemption Permit (ZEP) holders further relief with the extension of the concession to 31... 

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Is the refusal of a provisional sequestration order appealable?

8th June 2023 On 14 April 2023, the Supreme Court of Appeal (“SCA“) delivered judgment in the matter of Liberty Group Limited (“Liberty“) and Mohammed Shaaz... 

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SARS: Misrepresenting Misrepresentation

8th June 2023 As every taxpayer knows, SARS has extremely wide powers under the various fiscal Acts to enforce and collect tax.  One of the protections given to... 

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Changes to the tax treatment of trust income awarded to foreign beneficiaries on the horizon

8th June 2023 Currently, income that arises in a South African trust which is awarded to a foreign beneficiary during the same tax year is disregarded in the... 

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