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Mine operators need to take hydrogen very seriously, law firm webinar hears 

By: Martin Creamer     22nd October 2021 Mine operators need to take hydrogen and fuel cells very seriously as a pathway to decarbonisation, a webinar hosted by law firm Fasken heard this... 

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Zuma lays charges against NPA advocate Billy Downer  

By: Creamer Media Reporter      21st October 2021 Former President Jacob Zuma opened a criminal case against National Prosecuting Authority advocate Billy Downer on Thursday for allegedly making... 

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DA, student organisation want court to declare Stellenbosch University language policy 'unlawful'

By: News24Wire      21st October 2021 The Democratic Alliance and student organisation StudentePlein have taken its battle with Stellenbosch University to court over the institution's... 

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’Land and jobs manje!’ Fact-checking promises in the Economic Freedom Fighters’ 2021 election manifesto

19th October 2021 In the upcoming municipal elections South African citizens will elect representatives for district, metropolitan and local municipal councils... 

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COP26: Africa’s challenges must steer the climate change conference

18th October 2021 The 26th session of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference of the Parties, popularly known as COP26, is happening at... 

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Municipalities can play a key role in South Africa’s economic development. Here’s how

18th October 2021 Local economic development and better municipal service delivery are vital if South Africa wants to broaden economic participation and reverse its... 

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How Johannesburg’s suburban elites maintain apartheid inequities

18th October 2021 Days before his death in July, the African National Congress (ANC) mayor of Johannesburg, Geoff Makhubo, wrote an article responding to critics of... 

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Refugee, Migrants and Displaced Persons

8th October 2021 The Roman Catholic Church observes the last Sunday in September as World Day for Migrants and Refugees. This year marked the 107th such observance.... 

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Pregnancy and COVID-19

8th October 2021 Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic most of our healthcare resources have been directed toward identifying those with COVID-19, and providing... 

The African Development Bank Group is leading the way for climate-smart agricultural adaptation across Africa

The African Development Bank Group is leading the way for climate-smart agricultural adaptation across Africa

8th October 2021 About 65% of the uncultivated, arable land left to feed the world is in Africa. The size of Africa’s food and agriculture market will be worth... 

Reclaiming sustainable infrastructure as a public good

Reclaiming sustainable infrastructure as a public good

8th October 2021 Infrastructure is key to improving living conditions worldwide, but the current push to attract (often foreign) private finance to projects in the... 

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City Power Blackout Drama – A Result Of ANC Prioritising Electioneering Ahead Of Service Delivery 

25th October 2021 The Eskom – Joburg Mayor – City Power drama of this weekend could not have been scripted by the best screenwriters amongst us. No sooner had Eskom... 

Stats SA to conduct Census 2022 in 100 Days  

25th October 2021 In 100 days from today, Statistics South Africa will undertake a population and housing census, Census 2022, from 2 February next year. This will... 

The dignity of the Xaba family has been restored

25th October 2021 Today the DA was honoured to be able to hand over a new home to the Xaba family. A home that was funded by DA councillors and local DA activists.... 

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DA can form a Government in eThekwini

25th October 2021 The Democratic Alliance in KwaZulu-Natal is buoyed by the latest polling published in the City Press, conducted by Victory Research which found... 

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Maximise your billable hours with this legal first for SA

13th October 2021 Time is money in the legal profession and there are better things to do with one’s precious working hours than endlessly proofreading documents and... 

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Companies Amendment Bill

13th October 2021 Our current Companies Act came into force in 2011.  It repealed the 1973 Act which in turn repealed the 1926 Act. A specialist committee on Company... 

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Tighten the ESG focus or face litigation

13th October 2021 Litigation on Environmental, Social and Governance matters is rising in volume, both globally and domestically, but there are various steps that... 

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Bowmans makes two partner appointments in its Johannesburg office

13th October 2021 Leading African law firm Bowmans has appointed Zwide Mhlongo and Njabulo Hlophe as partners in its Johannesburg office. Mhlongo joins the firm’s... 

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