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Cape Town 'preparing for the worst' as load shedding persists - Geordin Hill-Lewis

By: News24Wire      4th July 2022 The City of Cape Town is bracing itself for more extended stages of load-shedding as the country prepares for ongoing rolling blackouts this week.... 

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ANC heads to court in defence of cadre deployment  

By: News24Wire      4th July 2022 The African National Congress will defend its cadre deployment policy – which has been branded unconstitutional and unlawful by the Zondo... 

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ANC NEC meeting to discuss Eskom derailed by Phala Phala farm theft saga

By: News24Wire      4th July 2022 Some African National Congress national executive committee members are not convinced of President Cyril Ramaphosa's willingness to present himself... 


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Politics 360 with Ebrahim Fakir - The direct election of the President

30th June 2022 In his final State capture report, Chief Justice Raymond Zondo said consideration should be given to amending the constitution so that the... 

Africa Check

Checking three claims about Nigeria's ever-controversial fuel subsidy

29th June 2022 Nigeria’s petrol subsidy is feverishly debated, with the government caught between economic realities and political concerns.   The country is... 

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Kenya and South Africa offer insights into digital economy challenges and alternatives

28th June 2022 The World Bank is warning of the real danger of a massive economic downturn across the world. In a recent analysis it warned that many countries –... 

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Can Africa stay on target to silence the guns by 2030?

28th June 2022 The African Union (AU) seems to be in the habit of assigning deadlines for overly ambitious goals and then struggling to meet them. This has been... 

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South Africa Covid-19 Country Report – First Edition

South Africa Covid-19 Country Report – First Edition

28th June 2022 The First Edition Covid-19 Country Report is a product of a collective effort to tell a story of South Africa’s experience with the Covid-19... 

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Digital technologies and inclusion in humanitarian response

28th June 2022 Digital technologies are becoming an integral part of humanitarian responses and increasingly facilitate access to critical support in crises. At... 

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A fair share of climate finance? An appraisal of past performance, future pledges and prospective contributors

28th June 2022 Developed countries committed to provide and mobilise $100-billion of climate finance each year between 2020 and 2025. However, they fell short of... 

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Country platforms for climate action: something borrowed, something new?

28th June 2022 Climate finance continues to fall short of developed countries' commitments and developing countries' needs. Against this backdrop, the... 

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Tribunal releases reasons for conditional approval of Ardagh, Consol merger

5th July 2022 The Tribunal has released the reasons for its decision to conditionally approve the international transaction wherein Ardagh Group S.A (“Ardagh”)... 

More scope and responsibilities as Housing becomes Human Settlement in the City of Joburg

5th July 2022 The Member of the Mayoral Committee for Human Settlements, Cllr Mlungisi Mabaso, is pleased to announce that the Housing Department will now be... 

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Minister Senzo Mchunu calls for acceleration on water leaks repairs in the NMBMM

5th July 2022 Minister of Water and Sanitation Senzo Mchunu has called for all leaks in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality to be fixed urgently,... 

Matzikama By-Election: A vote for the DA, is a vote for solutions

5th July 2022 The DA was shocked to learn that last year, while the ANC and its coalition partners were in charge of the Matzikama Municipality, they received 2... 

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Press Offices


Avoiding Wastage in your Law Firm

30th June 2022 Wastage is the number one issue in service-based businesses, including law firms. Wastage is a result we see when there is a weak interaction... 


Risks and Considerations for Privacy, Cybercrime and Blockchain

30th June 2022 It is common cause that the legal framework around blockchain technology in most countries around the world is in its infancy. In most... 

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NEMLA IV will tighten rectification processes

30th June 2022 The proposed amendments to the rectification application process are intended to tighten the risk associated with these applications and deter... 

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Funding, Investment and Deconsolidation of 5G — What to Expect

30th June 2022 The rollout of 5G continues to gain momentum across the globe, as new opportunities in immersive and connected metaverses arise. Exponential growth... 

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