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Seifsa, Numsa conclude three-year metals, engineering sector wage agreement

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     13th May 2024 After three formal engagements, the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (Seifsa) and trade union the National Union of... 

Seifsa, Numsa conclude three-year metals, engineering sector wage agreement
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Death toll in George building collapse rises to 27 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      13th May 2024 The George municipality has reported that, as at 15:00 on May 13, 25 people still remain unaccounted for following last week's building collapse.... 

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GOOD Party gets endorsement from Compatriots of South Africa 

By: Sashnee Moodley     13th May 2024 While political party Compatriots of South Africa will not be contesting the upcoming elections, it has given its support to the GOOD Party, and... 

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Dry weather hits southern Africa’s farmers, putting key maize supplies at risk: how to blunt the impact

6th March 2024 South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe have recently published reports indicating a potential decline in grain harvest because of intense El... 

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Cost-of-living crisis: experts share 3 survival tips

5th March 2024 The price increases for essential goods such as food, petrol and household utilities are a global concern, but the region most hurt by the surge in... 

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Organised criminals make Douala their gateway to global markets

5th March 2024 In May 2023, a customs official in Douala, Cameroon stamped a shipment of timber for export from the Central African Republic (CAR) to China. It... 

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Big companies, like Nestlé, are funding health research in South Africa - why this is wrong

4th March 2024 In 2021, the director of the African Research University Alliance Centre of Excellence in Food Security at the University of Pretoria was appointed... 

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Democracy and Constitutionalism: Civic Education Conference Report & Keywords

5th December 2023 On 28 February and 1 March 2022, SECTION27, the Council for the Advancement of the South African Constitution (CASAC) and Constitution Hill jointly... 

2022 Year in Review: Climate-driven global renewable energy potential resources and energy demand

2022 Year in Review: Climate-driven global renewable energy potential resources and energy demand

4th December 2023 This joint IRENA-WMO report explores intricate links between renewable energy resources, and weather and climate conditions, highlighting how... 

IRENA’s energy transition support to strengthen climate action: Insight to impact, 2023

IRENA’s energy transition support to strengthen climate action: Insight to impact, 2023

4th December 2023 The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) supports its Members and other countries in their efforts to achieve the global energy transition... 

The Tide is Turning: Progress Report on Implementation of President Ramaphosa’s Response to the Judicial State Capture Commission – November 2023

The Tide is Turning: Progress Report on Implementation of President Ramaphosa’s Response to the Judicial State Capture Commission – November 2023

29th November 2023 On 22 October 2023, government marked the first anniversary of cabinet’s response to the State Capture commission’s findings and recommendations,... 

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POPCRU calls for removal of police colleges' head

8th May 2024 The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) has called for the removal of the South African Police Service’s (SAPS) Divisional Commander for... 

ActionSA Confirms Safe Return of Ngobeni and Gafane

ActionSA Confirms Safe Return of Ngobeni and Gafane

8th May 2024 ActionSA confirms the welcome news of the retrieval of Gauteng Premier Candidate, Funzi Ngobeni, and Youth Forum Chairperson, Hluphi Gafane, at... 

How many more lives must be lost before GDE reviews its school safety strategy?

How many more lives must be lost before GDE reviews its school safety strategy?

7th May 2024 The Gauteng Department of Education's (GDE) decision to ignore calls for a review of its school safety strategy has resulted in tragic incidents... 

DA gives feedback, sends condolences to families in George after building collapse

7th May 2024 Reports from the George Municipality indicate that following the building collapse on May 6th, 25 people were injured and were taken to hospital.... 

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Unmasking Greenwashing: Protecting South Africa's Environment and Legal Rights

21st February 2024 In the age of climate change and environmental consciousness, it's become increasingly important to decipher between genuine eco-friendly... 

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Competition Commission intends to launch an inquiry into the poultry value chain

20th February 2024 On 6 February 2024, the Competition Commission of South Africa (Commission) published Draft Terms of Reference (TOR) for a new market inquiry, into... 

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Take it “as is”: Outsourcing of services and the transfer of employment in relation to those services in terms of section 197 of the Labour Relations Act of 1995

20th February 2024 On 9 May 2022, the Labour Court (the “LC”) considered whether the conclusion of a service level agreement, as a result of the termination of... 

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Managing annual leave – essential to sustaining a culture of high performance

20th February 2024 As the year kicks into full swing and employees begin to dream of their summer vacations, employers know that managing annual leave is a business... 

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