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Platinum remains in fundamental deficit – Northam 

By: Martin Creamer     1st March 2024 Platinum remains in fundamental deficit, Northam CEO Paul Dunne emphasised at the company’s presentation on Friday, which reported a strong... 

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Kenya, Haiti sign agreement allowing police deployment

By: Reuters     1st March 2024 Kenya and Haiti signed a security deal on Friday that Nairobi hopes will satisfy a domestic court's objections to its plan to send 1 000 police... 

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Assessment of Eskom coal fleet warns ‘fixation on the EAF is a dead end’ 

By: Terence Creamer     1st March 2024 An expert assessment of the state of Eskom’s 14 coal-fired power stations conducted between March and May 2023 describes the prevailing “fixation”... 

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1st March 2024 The decision to drawdown R150-billion from the Gold and Foreign Exchange Contingency Reserve Account (GFECRA) to reduce government borrowings and... 

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Climate change: alarming Africa-wide report predicts 30% drop in crop revenue, 50 million without water

29th February 2024 African countries will suffer significant economic loss after 2050 if global warming is not limited to below 2°C, a new study by the Center for... 

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Why developing countries must unite to protect the WTO’s dispute settlement system

29th February 2024 The World Trade Organisation’s dispute settlement mechanism has, for decades, provided stability and predictability to the resolution of disputes... 

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Northern Cameroon is losing the battle against arms trafficking

29th February 2024 Northern Cameroon has for decades been a hub for ammunition, small arms and light weapons trafficking in the Sahel. The problem has fuelled... 

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ANC 2024 Elections Manifesto

26th February 2024 Over the past 30 years, the people of South Africa, led by the ANC, have been at the forefront of a movement to construct a new South Africa. Our... 

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Mini Grid Solutions for Underserved Customers: New Insights from Nigeria and India

23rd February 2024 Traditionally, mini grids have been viewed as “off-grid” systems that are built and operated solely for communities without electricity. The... 

“We Will Find You”: A Global Look at How Governments Repress Nationals Abroad

“We Will Find You”: A Global Look at How Governments Repress Nationals Abroad

23rd February 2024 For decades, Human Rights Watch has documented governments reaching outside their borders to silence or deter dissent by committing human rights... 

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DA makes public ANC's cadre deployment committee records

By: Sashnee Moodley     21st February 2024 The Democratic Alliance has made public the records received from the African National Congress detailing information relating to the ruling... 

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NC SOPA far removed from realities on the ground

1st March 2024 The real story of what residents of the Northern Cape live through on a daily basis, does not add up to the strategically crafted statistics used... 

No accountability nor consequence management could lead to another Jhb CBD Fire

No accountability nor consequence management could lead to another Jhb CBD Fire

1st March 2024 The Democratic Alliance (DA) in Johannesburg is following the enquiry into the Usindiso (Johannesburg CBD Fire) closely. Despite the magnifying... 

Blind SA & SECTION27 welcome the National Assembly’s vote in favour of the Copyright Amendment Bill

29th February 2024 SECTION27 and Blind SA welcome the National Assembly’s vote in favour of the Copyright Amendment Bill (“CAB”) during its plenary session this... 

DA rejects latest abuse by ANC-run eThekwini council

29th February 2024 The Democratic Alliance condemns ANC and smaller party Councillors, as well as the ANC Speaker, Thabani Nyawose, for their undemocratic behaviour... 

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Understanding the Memorandum of Incorporation under South African Company Law

29th February 2024 In South African company law, the Memorandum of Incorporation (or Memorandum) stands as the foundational document governing the establishment and... 

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Arm's Length under the National Credit Act

28th February 2024 Whether a loan agreement or acknowledgement of debt ("AOD") falls under the National Credit Act 34 of 2005 ("NCA") and specifically meets the... 

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Innovative Approaches to Tax Disputes: South Africa's Drive for Fairness and Efficiency

28th February 2024 In a move set to redefine the landscape of tax dispute resolution in South Africa, National Treasury has unveiled a groundbreaking proposal during... 

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Understanding the Importance of Guardianship

27th February 2024 The guardianship of children holds immense significance in both the lives of the children themselves and their parents. Whether it's a parent or... 

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