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Fired ANC staffer Niehaus lays fraud, theft and corruption charges against ANC's top brass   

By: News24Wire      15th September 2021 Dismissed African National Congress staffer Carl Niehaus laid fraud, theft and corruption charges against five of the ANC's top six members and the... 

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Dismissed ANC staffer Carl Niehaus
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Elections 2021: IEC concerned about Zille attacks, but yet to decide on course of action  

By: News24Wire      15th September 2021 The Electoral Commission of South Africa says they are concerned about Democratic Alliance federal chairperson Helen Zille's unsubstantiated... 

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Zuma's medical parole: Court applications mount   

By: News24Wire      15th September 2021 The Helen Suzman Foundation and DA have filed urgent court applications to have former president Jacob Zuma's medical parole reviewed and set... 

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How communists have shaped South Africa’s history over 100 years

6th August 2021 Until recently, just living to a 100 was an achievement worth celebrating for itself. In England new centenarians receive a special card from their... 

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Hostile climate

6th August 2021 As the countdown clock to the Glasgow climate conference ticked past the 100-day mark late last month several deadly natural disasters, from floods... 

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South Africa’s way forward: abandon old ideas, embrace bold experimentation

5th August 2021 Foundation essay: our foundation essays are longer than usual and take a wider look at a key issue affecting society. In the preface to his great... 

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More public order police is no easy answer for South Africa

5th August 2021 The chaotic unrest in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng last month, in which over 300 people died, resulted from a conspiracy to destabilise South Africa.... 

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Central African Economic and Monetary Community: Common Policies in Support of Member Countries Reform Programs

8th July 2021 Context and risks. The pandemic may have a long-lasting impact on CEMAC’s growth potential, which is already curtailed by structural, governance,... 

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Financing the Humanitarian Public Good: Towards a More Effective Humanitarian Financing Model

8th July 2021 The international humanitarian system provides a global public service but is financed on a voluntary basis. The way official donor funding is... 

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Social protection response to Covid-19 and beyond: emerging evidence and learning for future crises

8th July 2021 The Covid-19 crisis has brought social protection to the forefront as a crisis response tool. It has also exposed social protection gaps and... 

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Refugees, Migrants and Displaced Persons

8th July 2021 World Refugee Day is celebrated on 20th June. In a terse statement, the SA Government acknowledged the courage and resilience of refugees who leave... 

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Poor state of access road affecting services and local economic development in Valdezia

6th October 2021 The Democratic Alliance (DA) in Makhado Municipality will write to the Acting Municipal Manager, Mr KM Nemaname, to demand urgent attention to... 

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Eskom attaches Emfuleni Municipality’s bank account

6th October 2021 The DA notes the judgment handed down by the Gauteng High Court to attach Emfuleni Local Municipality’s bank account following their failure to... 

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DA condemns Metro Police closure of Mangaung

6th October 2021 The Democratic Alliance (DA) condemns the closure of the Mangaung municipal offices today by the recently established Metro Police. The closure of... 

Tourism in KZN on the road to recovery with increased hotel occupancy rates

6th October 2021 KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) hotel occupancy rates hit an all-time high of 86% over the Heritage Day Long weekend, leaving the sector feeling positive... 

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Beware of using retrenchment to get rid of undesirables

Beware of using retrenchment to get rid of undesirables

28th June 2021 There are several types of dismissal including, amongst others, poor performance dismissal and retrenchment dismissal. Each of these dismissal... 

Clyde & Co advises Adenia Partners on its acquisition of East Africa’s leading life sciences distributor

Clyde & Co advises Adenia Partners on its acquisition of East Africa’s leading life sciences distributor

28th June 2021 Global law firm Clyde & Co advised private equity firm Adenia Partners on its 100% acquisition of Africa Biosystems Limited (ABL), a leading... 

Don’t be deceived by rumours: POPIA is still coming into effect on 1 July 2021, no extensions

Don’t be deceived by rumours: POPIA is still coming into effect on 1 July 2021, no extensions

28th June 2021 "We have already said that on the 1st of July all responsible parties must ensure that the processing of personal information complies with... 

Unfair discrimination in the workplace: Unequal pay for equal work

Unfair discrimination in the workplace: Unequal pay for equal work

28th June 2021 The issue of unfair discrimination stems far back in South Africa and in order to understand the current legislative framework, it is necessary to... 

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