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Opposition in South Sudan urges delay to unity government

By: News24Wire      18th April 2019 South Sudan opposition leader Riek Machar is not ready to return to Juba and wants to postpone the formation of a unity government until security... 

Opposition in South Sudan urges delay to unity government
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South Sudan offers to mediate political transition in Sudan

South Sudan offers to mediate political transition in Sudan

By: Reuters     18th April 2019 South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has offered to help mediate a political transition in Sudan after the fall of autocratic president Omar... 

Orion reawakening global geological giant in Northern Cape

Orion reawakening global geological giant in Northern Cape

By: Martin Creamer     18th April 2019 Three years ago, Orion Minerals was trading at an eighth of an Australian cent a share. It had a market capitalisation of $4-milllion and set out... 

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Rekindling hope is the missing elixir needed to fix South Africa's economy

Rekindling hope is the missing elixir needed to fix South Africa's economy

17th April 2019 South Africa’s election season is underway. But current debates are stuck in a time warp. The country needs to look beyond the familiar nostrums... 

No, SA government hasn’t built 4-million houses – and Ramaphosa didn’t promise a million in Alex

No, SA government hasn’t built 4-million houses – and Ramaphosa didn’t promise a million in Alex

17th April 2019 South African President Cyril Ramaphosa recently brought his election campaign to Alexandra, after a week of protests about service delivery in the... 

Remembering Es’kia Mphahlele and His Call to Stand Together for a United and Just Cause

Remembering Es’kia Mphahlele and His Call to Stand Together for a United and Just Cause

17th April 2019 The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of... 

 Will justice rise with al-Bashir’s fall?

Will justice rise with al-Bashir’s fall?

16th April 2019 On 11 April 2019, after 30 years, Sudanese strongman Omar Hassan al-Bashir fell. Al-Bashir, who came to power in June 1989 after a coup d’état, was... 

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 Two Degrees of Transformation Businesses are coming together to lead on climate change. Will you join them?

Two Degrees of Transformation Businesses are coming together to lead on climate change. Will you join them?

12th April 2019 The ‘Two Degrees of Transformation’ report was developed in collaboration with the Alliance of CEO Climate Leaders – a leadership community... 

The State of Urban Safety in South Africa

The State of Urban Safety in South Africa

11th April 2019 Cities across the world are said to be the drivers of development. They generate about 80% of the gross domestic product (GDP) of their respective... 

Blended finance in the poorest countries: the need for a better approach

Blended finance in the poorest countries: the need for a better approach

11th April 2019 The need to mobilise private finance is at the heart of international discussions on how to finance the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and... 

Subnational investment in human capital

Subnational investment in human capital

11th April 2019 Delivering on the global commitment to leave no one behind means development thinking must undergo a transformational shift to address inequalities... 

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Statements

DA: SABC is protecting Ramaphosa from debating Maimane

DA: SABC is protecting Ramaphosa from debating Maimane

18th April 2019 The SABC is misleading the South African public and protecting President Cyril Ramaphosa from having to debate DA Leader Mmusi Maimane on live... 

DA: DA wishes South Africa’s Jewish community a blessed Pesach

DA: DA wishes South Africa’s Jewish community a blessed Pesach

18th April 2019 On behalf of the Democratic Alliance, I would like to wish all members of the Jewish faith a kosher and blessed time as they celebrate the eight... 

DA: Students ready for real change only the DA can bring

DA: Students ready for real change only the DA can bring

18th April 2019 The Democratic Alliance (DA) in North West today, Thursday 18 April 2019, engaged with members from the Democratic Alliance Students’ Association... 

NNM: Reaction to Judge Desai's ruling on the matter of Independent Candidates standing for public office

NNM: Reaction to Judge Desai's ruling on the matter of Independent Candidates standing for public office

18th April 2019 Judge Desai handed down his judgment on the New Nation Movement on the 17th April 2019. The New Nation Movement is disappointed with the judgment... 

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Press Offices

Opportunity to regularise pre-Waste Act hazardous waste facilities: But, what are the risks?

Opportunity to regularise pre-Waste Act hazardous waste facilities: But, what are the risks?

16th April 2019 On 5 April 2019, the Minister of Environmental Affairs gave notice of her intention to require any person who lawfully conducted a hazardous waste... 

Conveyancers' obligations, if any, to police inclusionary housing?

Conveyancers' obligations, if any, to police inclusionary housing?

15th April 2019 More often than not a conveyancing process is the last step to the conclusion of a new property development. Ideally a conveyancer, who will... 

Understand Third Party Risks when Choosing Partners and Associates

Understand Third Party Risks when Choosing Partners and Associates

15th April 2019 Businesses and third parties share complex relations. While each will prioritise their own bottom line, they need each other in order to operate.... 

Expected changes to environmental taxes

Expected changes to environmental taxes

11th April 2019 In the National Budget Speech delivered on 20 February 2019, it was announced that National Treasury will publish a draft Environmental Fiscal... 

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