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Nigeria's exhausted medics keep waiting for Covid-19 vaccines

By: Reuters     Updated 6 hours ago Dr Oluwajoba Oroge braced for the week ahead - another long line of coronavirus patients at Abuja's EHA clinic, and another long wait for news of a... 

Nigeria's exhausted medics keep waiting for Covid-19 vaccines
Rwanda re-imposes strict lockdown in capital after Covid-19 cases surge

Rwanda re-imposes strict lockdown in capital after Covid-19 cases surge

By: Reuters     Updated 6 hours ago Rwanda has re-introduced tough lockdown measures in its capital Kigali after a surge in coronavirus cases. The government has also banned movement... 

 Project launched to define role of finance in South Africa and India’s ‘just transitions’

Project launched to define role of finance in South Africa and India’s ‘just transitions’ 

By: Terence Creamer     Updated 3 hours ago A new multi-partner initiative has been launched with the aim of defining the role that finance can and should play in supporting both South Africa... 

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Niger’s democratic transition is good news, but the threat of insurgency remains high

Niger’s democratic transition is good news, but the threat of insurgency remains high

18th January 2021 Despite the twin problems – poverty and insecurity – that have faced Niger in the past few decades, President Mahamadou Issoufou successfully... 

South Africa failed to get its act together on vaccines: here's how

South Africa failed to get its act together on vaccines: here's how

18th January 2021 South Africa has an estimated population approaching 60-million. To achieve herd immunity against COVID-19, the government recently set the... 

 Uganda’s social media battleground is not just an African trend

Uganda’s social media battleground is not just an African trend

18th January 2021 In the earlier days of Ugandan Yoweri Museveni’s presidential career in 2006, I remember seeing election posters routinely torn down by all sides... 

Leadership in Question Part Seven: Chief Albert Luthuli’s leadership comprised multiple, mutually respectful identities

Leadership in Question Part Seven: Chief Albert Luthuli’s leadership comprised multiple, mutually respectful identities

18th January 2021 Chief Albert Luthuli inhabited multiple worlds, as a Christian, an elected chief whose chiefdom comprised mainly people who did not accept the... 

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Beyond the Union: a new platform for European cooperation

Beyond the Union: a new platform for European cooperation

18th January 2021 The Covid-19 crisis is a reminder that international cooperation is needed to resolve collective challenges that do not respect national borders.... 

Drivers of and protective factors for mental health and psychosocial well-being among adolescents: a snapshot from Tanzania and Viet Nam

Drivers of and protective factors for mental health and psychosocial well-being among adolescents: a snapshot from Tanzania and Viet Nam

18th January 2021 This paper summarises the findings from a literature review that sought to answer the following key questions: What is the psychological status and... 

 Forging Ahead A materials roadmap for the zero-carbon car

Forging Ahead A materials roadmap for the zero-carbon car

14th January 2021 In Collaboration with McKinsey & Company Forging Ahead: A materials roadmap for the zero-carbon car 

 Raising Ambitions: A new roadmap for the automotive circular economy

Raising Ambitions: A new roadmap for the automotive circular economy

14th January 2021 In Collaboration with Accenture Strategy Raising Ambitions: A new roadmap for the automotive circular economy A meaningful transition to the... 

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Amendment of the regulations and notices regarding extended producer responsibiliy in the Waste Sector, 2020

19th January 2021 The Minister of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, Ms Barbara Creecy, has postponed the implementation of the Extended Producer Responsibility... 

Joint standing Committee On Defence Receives Letter From The President

Joint standing Committee On Defence Receives Letter From The President

19th January 2021 Parliament, Tuesday, 19 January 2021 – The Joint Standing Committee on Defence has received a letter from President Cyril Ramaphosa, dated 08... 

Premier Job Mokgoro sends condolences to the family of Kabelo Molopyane

Premier Job Mokgoro sends condolences to the family of Kabelo Molopyane

19th January 2021 North West Premier, Prof. Tebogo Job Mokgoro has joined many other South Africans in paying tribute to Motsweding FM’s late veteran radio... 

Did Mabuza mislead Parliament on the completion of the Medupi power station?

Did Mabuza mislead Parliament on the completion of the Medupi power station?

19th January 2021 The Democratic Alliance (DA) will ask Parliament’s Ethics Committee to issue a caution against Deputy President, David Mabuza, over misleading... 

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Damian Watkin relocates to Sydney to join Clyde & Co's APAC Projects & Construction Team

Damian Watkin relocates to Sydney to join Clyde & Co's APAC Projects & Construction Team

18th January 2021 Global law firm Clyde & Co has announced a further addition to its APAC Projects & Construction team with the hire as a partner and relocation to... 

Clyde & Co adds further depth to Global Projects & Construction Group with partner hire

Clyde & Co adds further depth to Global Projects & Construction Group with partner hire

18th January 2021 Global law firm Clyde & Co has today announced the hire of Philip Norman as Partner to add further depth to its Global Projects & Construction... 

November’s free LexisNexis Case Law Index is now out – sign up here

November’s free LexisNexis Case Law Index is now out – sign up here

15th January 2021 The November index of the free, online LexisNexis Case Law repository is now available bringing you up to speed on some interesting precedent... 

COVID-19: An Accelerant for Inclusion in the Workplace

COVID-19: An Accelerant for Inclusion in the Workplace

15th January 2021 As we embrace a new way of working, considering the perspectives and circumstances of your entire workforce – including people who might otherwise... 

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Leadership in Question Part 6: Chief Albert Luthuli, leadership and service

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