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Somalia asks peacekeepers to slow withdrawal, fears Islamist resurgence

By: Reuters     20th June 2024 Somalia's government is seeking to slow the withdrawal of African peacekeepers and warning of a potential security vacuum, documents seen by... 

Somalia asks peacekeepers to slow withdrawal, fears Islamist resurgence
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Protesters march in cities across Kenya against planned tax rises

By: Reuters     20th June 2024 Hundreds of demonstrators marched through cities across Kenya on Thursday to protest against plans to raise $2.7-billion in additional taxes to... 

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SAHRC takes Renaldo Gouws to Equality Court  

By: Thabi Shomolekae     20th June 2024 The South African Human Rights Commission will on Thursday institute proceedings at the Equality Court, in Gqeberha, against Democratic Alliance MP... 

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AI can make African elections more efficient – but trust must be built and proper rules put in place

18th June 2024 Time magazine has dubbed 2024 a “super election year”. An astonishing 4-billion people are eligible to vote in countries across the world this... 

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Rampant cobalt smuggling and corruption deny billions to DRC

18th June 2024 The country’s extractive reform strategy doesn’t address the impact of illegal cobalt mining on people, the environment and the economy. The... 

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Cabinda to Cape Town: how crime-proof are Africa’s Atlantic shores?

18th June 2024 With all eyes on pirates and politics in the Gulf of Guinea and the Indian Ocean, who is keeping an eye on Africa’s South Atlantic? The Atlantic... 

CDE executive director Ann Bernstein

Cutting new cabinet down to size is crucial

18th June 2024 The composition and size of the next cabinet is going to be critical to determining whether the next government succeeds. Its task will be mammoth:... 

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Action Two: Appoint the right people in mission critical jobs

Action Two: Appoint the right people in mission critical jobs

19th June 2024 The second report in CDE’s new series, AGENDA 2024: Priorities for SA’s new government focuses on putting the best possible people into key... 

Statement of Intent of the 2024 Government of National Unity

Statement of Intent of the 2024 Government of National Unity

18th June 2024 We, as Political Parties, that participated in the 2024 Elections and received seats in the national and provincial legislatures, pledge to... 

Aquaculture Dynamics: Constraints and Opportunities for Aquaculture Development in Southern Mozambique

Aquaculture Dynamics: Constraints and Opportunities for Aquaculture Development in Southern Mozambique

18th June 2024 This report provides insights on the challenges faced by Mozambique’s aquaculture sector, with a particular focus on Southern Mozambique, and... 

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Social Protection and Jobs for Climate Change Challenges: Current Practice and Future Opportunities

18th June 2024 This paper reviews the current and potential roles of social protection and jobs (SPJ) policies and mechanisms in supporting address the challenges... 

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DG Phillips emphasises the significance of collaborative work to address Gauteng water challenges

DG Phillips emphasises the significance of collaborative work to address Gauteng water challenges

20th June 2024 The Department of Water and Sanitation’s Director-General, Dr Sean Phillips, has emphasised the need of collaborative work to ensure water security... 

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ANCYL on the reaction to GNU and other matters of national importance

20th June 2024 The African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) highlights the importance to reflect on June 16 and the ongoing struggles faced by the youth of... 

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IFP Secures 7 Wards in KZN By-Elections

20th June 2024 The Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) in KwaZulu-Natal is overwhelmed with gratitude to the people of the province, following its resounding victory in... 

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DA Federal Executive suspends Renaldo Gouws

20th June 2024 The DA has established that the video, in which Renaldo Gouws uses execrable language, is in fact genuine and not a fake as initially suspected.... 

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Let’s Negotiate – Tips for Employers to Improve their Negotiating Skills

18th June 2024 Negotiating, or being a good negotiator for that matter, is a skill many may claim to possess but that few truly possess. Many of us have... 

Webber Wentzel

Beware, but do not fear!

18th June 2024 On 3 June 2024, the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) handed down its judgment in the Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy & 3 Others v Sustaining... 

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SARS Threatens Criminal Sanctions for Non-Compliant Crypto-Traders

18th June 2024 As a cryptocurrency trader, have you ever heard of SARS’ Electronic Forensic Services team? Chances are, no. You have however certainly heard of... 

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Navigating South Africa’s NHI Bill: The Rise of Investment Migration for Health Security and Global Mobility

14th June 2024 The approval of the controversial National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill in South Africa has sparked significant concern across various segments of... 

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