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Gauteng metros continue to exceed water allocations

By: Natasha Odendaal     5th April 2024 Water utility Rand Water on Friday reiterated its commitment to be part of the Gauteng water provision solution, as high water consumption across... 

Gauteng metros continue to exceed water allocations
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Steenhuisen urges voters to prevent ANC-EFF-MK ‘doomsday coalition’ 

By: Thabi Shomolekae     5th April 2024 The Democratic Alliance on Friday called on voters to prevent what it termed an African National Congress-Economic Freedom Fighters-uMkhonto... 

Zimbabwe replaces battered Dollar with unit linked to Gold, FX

By: Bloomberg     5th April 2024 Zimbabwe replaced its battered dollar with a new currency backed by a basket that includes foreign currencies, gold and other precious metals, said... 


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Sewage leaks put South Africa’s freshwater at risk: how citizen scientists are helping clean up

15th March 2024 Across South Africa, sewage systems are leaking and contaminating the country’s freshwater. Involving the affected communities can help prevent... 

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Not so quiet revolution

15th March 2024 For several years, the roll-out of rooftop solar, batteries and inverters has been referred to as South Africa’s quite revolution. While Eskom... 

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Colonial statues in Africa have been removed, returned and torn down again – why it’s such a complex history

14th March 2024 In 2020, the murder of George Floyd in the US served as a catalyst for the global Black Lives Matter movement. It sparked widespread protests... 

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Transition in Niger: avoiding the dangers of stagnation

14th March 2024 On 24 February, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) lifted the economic and financial sanctions imposed on Niger after its 26... 

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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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The Impact of Digital Technology on Gender-Based Violence and Femicide

21st February 2024 In 2018, social media platforms such as Facebook and WhatsApp were instrumental in mobilizing South African women, gender non-conforming people,... 

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Coalitions Barometer 2021 – 2023 High-level Summary

21st February 2024 The MISTRA Coalitions Barometer 2021–2023 research project explores emerging trends in coalition politics in South Africa at a crucial time – when... 

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Africa’s Macroeconomic Performance and Outlook - January 2024

20th February 2024 Africa's Macroeconomic Performance and Outlook is the African Development Bank Group's biannual publication, released in the first and fourth... 

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Solidarity welcomes growing rejection of NHI 

Solidarity welcomes growing rejection of NHI 

11th April 2024 More and more influential groups are openly opposing the National Health Insurance (NHI), and Solidarity is hoping that more individuals and... 

AfriForum will give legal assistance to motorist if sued for outstanding e-toll fees

AfriForum will give legal assistance to motorist if sued for outstanding e-toll fees

11th April 2024 AfriForum has undertaken to give full legal assistance to the first motorist who approaches the organisation if they are sued for historical... 

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Your Vote Counts: DA launches first TV ad for Election 2024

11th April 2024 Today, the Democratic Alliance (DA) premiered the first of its television advertisements for Election 2024, which will bolster the party’s election... 

“You want us to give you a blank cheque”: National Treasury confirms it has no commitment to fund BELA

“You want us to give you a blank cheque”: National Treasury confirms it has no commitment to fund BELA

11th April 2024 National government has no plan to fund the implementation of the Basic Education Law Amendment (BELA) Bill. Should the bill pass into law, based... 

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Be careful what you wish for: Lessons from the LAC

7th March 2024 On 13 October 2021 the Labour Court (“LC“) found the dismissal of the employee to be automatically unfair. This was after the Labour Court found... 

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Unveiling the Surge: The Reason for the Recent Influx of South Africans to the Netherlands

6th March 2024 In recent months, an unprecedented wave of South Africans has been making their way to the Netherlands, marking a significant shift in migration... 

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2024 Earnings threshold announced

6th March 2024 On 1 April 2024, the earnings threshold will increase to R254 371.67, entitling employees falling below the new threshold to stricter protections... 

Baker McKenzie

Survey Finds Ongoing Barriers to Leadership for Women of Colour in South Africa’s Legal Profession

6th March 2024 A unique new survey of gender diversity and inclusion in South Africa's legal field found that women remain underrepresented in senior positions... 

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