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Carbon-neutral nickel launch showcased by South Africa-linked chairperson 

By: Martin Creamer     30th November 2021 South Africa-linked Gareth Penny on Monday heralded the launch of a carbon-neutral nickel with a difference in that it steers completely clear of... 

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Stop acting like former colonisers, Ramaphosa tells African countries that imposed travel bans  

By: News24Wire      30th November 2021 President Cyril Ramaphosa says African countries should not act like former coloniser countries by imposing unscientific travel bans after the... 

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Former eThekwini mayor Zandile Gumede's corruption case postponed again  

By: News24Wire      30th November 2021 Supporters of former eThekwini mayor, Zandile Gumede and her 21 co-accused were visibly angry in court when it was announced that her corruption... 

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Sweet deals for Kenya’s sugar smugglers

29th November 2021 High production costs and the mismanagement of factories have led to a drop in sugar production in Kenya over the past two decades, opening the... 

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Gaddafi’s bid for president questions the ICC’s influence

29th November 2021 It’s almost 10 years to the day since the streets of Tripoli rang out to a rally of celebratory gunfire by Zintani militiamen. After several false... 

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The case for a Universal Basic Income Grant

29th November 2021 The Covid pandemic has greatly exacerbated existing poverty and unemployment in South Africa. What are the best policies to alleviate it? Targeted... 

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New book on South Africa’s history puts black people at the centre, for a change

26th November 2021 Thula Simpson’s new book, History of South Africa from 1902 to the Present, is an event-packed narrative history. It is reminiscent of the style of... 

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Community Energy Toolkit: Best practices for broadening the ownership of renewables

Community Energy Toolkit: Best practices for broadening the ownership of renewables

26th November 2021 The IRENA Coalition for Action brings together leading renewable energy players from around the world with the common goal of advancing the uptake... 

Mobilising for change: how women's social movements are transforming gender norms

Mobilising for change: how women's social movements are transforming gender norms

26th November 2021 Social movements are key agents of social and political change, especially in transformations towards gender justice. This ALIGN report reviews... 

Premier of KwaZulu-Natal Sihle Zikalala

Report by KZN Premier on July unrest

26th November 2021 Report by Premier of KwaZulu-Natal Sihle Zikalala to the South African Human Rights Commission on the civil unrest which took place in July 2021 in... 

Global Value Chain Development Report 2021 – Beyond Production

Global Value Chain Development Report 2021 – Beyond Production

23rd November 2021 Global value chains (GVCs) have proven to be resilient in the face of the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic as well as environmental and... 

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Basic Education committee comfortable that DBE ready for 2022 academic year

30th November 2021 The Portfolio Committee on Basic Education expressed its ease with the Department of Basic Education’s (DBEs’) state of preparedness for the 2022... 

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Today's HRC enquiry had exposed general Sithole's weaknesses and therefore deserve a boot

30th November 2021 IPUSA have indicated right from the beginning that the appointment of the current sitting National Commissioner of Police was improper and not... 

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President commences his four-nation West Africa visit

30th November 2021 President Cyril Ramaphosa has today, Tuesday, 30 November 2021, departed South Africa for the Federal Republic of Nigeria commencing his week-long,... 

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SACP pledges solidarity with workers following death of miners at Impala Platinum mine in Rustenburg

30th November 2021 The South African Communist Party (SACP) conveys heartfelt condolences to families of three mineworkers who died at the Impala Platinum mine in... 

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Press Offices

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South Africa: The latest guidance regarding immigration, travel and Home Affairs services

25th November 2021 The pandemic has resulted in many changes to the way we live and travel, as well as substantially impacting the administrative processing of... 

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Do I qualify for permanent residency in South Africa?

24th November 2021 The global trend of skills migration has resulted in numerous positions becoming vacant in South Africa. This means that foreigners with the... 

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SARS Extends Tax Filing Deadline… But Why?

24th November 2021 SARS published a media release confirming at the eleventh hour that the deadline for filing individual tax returns has been extended until the 2nd... 

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Employer funded share incentive schemes and the Spur judgement – some perspective is needed

24th November 2021 Much has been written about the ‘Spur’ judgement in the past few weeks. Two salient themes emanate from it, the:  question about why employer... 

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Magazine round up | 26 November 2021

uMngeni Municipality mayor Chris Pappas unpacks his appointment

Zwelethu: Our Land – Jaki Seroke

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