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FW de Klerk apologises 'without qualification' for apartheid in 'last message to people of SA'

By: News24Wire      11th November 2021 In a message from beyond the grave, apartheid's last president FW de Klerk offered his apology, "without qualification", for the misery caused by... 

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Former State President FW de Klerk

Sudanese judge urges end to post-coup internet blackout

By: Reuters     11th November 2021 A Sudanese judge on Thursday ordered telecoms companies in Khartoum to explain why internet services are still cut more than two weeks after a... 

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Govt must prioritise vaccination of older people – NGO 

By: Thabi Madiba     11th November 2021 With the fourth wave of Covid-19 infections expected, non-governmental organisation DG Murray Trust CEO David Harrison on Thursday said... 

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Kenyan billionaire Jimi Wanjigi wants to be president, but were his TV interview facts on the money?

21st October 2021 With less than a year to Kenya’s elections, controversial businessman Jimmy Wanjigi discussed his presidential ambitions at length for the first... 

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‘A promise of more’ – Fact-checking claims made in the Democratic Alliance’s 2021 election manifesto  

21st October 2021 In the upcoming municipal elections South African citizens will elect representatives for district, metropolitan and local municipal councils... 

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Critical role lies ahead for South Africa’s new chief justice in light of predecessor’s mixed legacy

20th October 2021 Most African constitutions of the past 30 years, led by an independent Namibia in 1990 and strongly endorsed by South Africa in 1994, have... 

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Currency crisis could undo Zimbabwe’s early progress

19th October 2021 President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s re-engagement efforts with the European Union (EU), United Kingdom (UK) and United States (US) seem to be paying... 

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WEF Annual Report 2020-2021

WEF Annual Report 2020-2021

1st October 2021 The world has fundamentally changed in the past 12 months. A tiny virus has shown us how devastating it can be: COVID-19 grew to a pandemic with... 

 Unlocking Large-Scale, Long-Term Capital for Sustainable Mobility: Introducing Key Mobility Investment Archetypes

Unlocking Large-Scale, Long-Term Capital for Sustainable Mobility: Introducing Key Mobility Investment Archetypes

1st October 2021 The transportation sector is the third largest contributor to global GHG emissions, and the only sector where emissions are still increasing even... 

The policy lending doctrine: Development Policy Financing in the World Bank's Covid-19 response

The policy lending doctrine: Development Policy Financing in the World Bank's Covid-19 response

1st October 2021 At the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, the World Bank made it clear that it was going to use the crisis to promote its development vision and... 

Intersecting exclusions: experiences of violence and displacement among LGBTQI+ communities in Kenya

Intersecting exclusions: experiences of violence and displacement among LGBTQI+ communities in Kenya

1st October 2021 Through an intersectional lens, this study delves into the nuance between LGBTQI+ experiences of violence and displacement in the Kenyan context.... 

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Happening in Parliament this week

21st November 2021 This week’s parliamentary programme includes international participation to the 143rd International Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly in Spain and... 

KZN Crime Stats: ANC-led provincial leadership has blood on its hands

KZN Crime Stats: ANC-led provincial leadership has blood on its hands

19th November 2021 The KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) quarterly crime statistics for the period July to September, released today, are a grim reminder of some of KZN’s darkest... 

Joint Statement on Coalition Discussions

19th November 2021 Leaders and delegations of the DA, ActionSA, FF Plus, ACDP, UDM, and Cope met in Johannesburg today to discuss the way forward on forming coalition... 

Eskom to suspend loadshedding from 21:00 tonight as generation units have returned to service

Eskom to suspend loadshedding from 21:00 tonight as generation units have returned to service

19th November 2021 Eskom is pleased to inform the public that loadshedding will be suspended from 21:00 tonight as seven generation units have returned to service.  A... 

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Top M&A lawyer, Ezra Davids, named chairman and senior partner of African law firm Bowmans

30th September 2021 Leading African law firm Bowmans has elected Ezra Davids, a top mergers and acquisitions lawyer, as its new chairman and senior partner, effective... 

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Increasing competition policy enforcement across Africa

30th September 2021 Competition policy continues to be viewed by regulators as a key driver of economic growth globally. Across Africa, competition policy enforcement... 

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When is a formal disciplinary hearing necessary?

28th September 2021 Several months ago I wrote an article in which I cited the case of AUSA obo Melville vs SA Airways Technical (Pty) Ltd (2002,6 BALR 573). In that... 

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Challenge To 2018 Mining Charter

28th September 2021 On 21 September 2021, the High Court, Pretoria, set aside various provisions of the 2018 Mining Charter (the Charter) following a review... 

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