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Right things are being done with Transnet, right things will be done with Eskom – Motsepe  

By: Martin Creamer     12th March 2024 Dr Patrice Motsepe, the founder and chairperson of diversified mining company African Rainbow Minerals (ARM), has expressed confidence in the... 

Question-time response of Dr Patrice Motsepe at ARM results covered by Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer.

Kenya's Haiti mission in limbo as urgency grows

By: Reuters     12th March 2024 Kenya has said its police officers will soon be in Haiti to confront rampaging gangs controlling the capital, but worsening insecurity and... 

Sudan's army says it took control of national radio and television HQ

By: Reuters     12th March 2024 Sudan's army said in a statement on Tuesday that it took control of national radio and television headquarter from the paramilitary Rapid Support... 

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Does Ethiopia’s transitional justice amount to quasi-compliance?

5th February 2024 Ethiopia’s post-2018 transitional justice process has been referred to as ‘quasi-compliance’ – aimed more at appeasing international demands for... 

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Morocco outmanoeuvres SA at the UN Human Rights Council

5th February 2024 No one in South Africa was more delighted than International Relations and Cooperation Minister Naledi Pandor when the national soccer team Bafana... 

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South Africans are opting to go off-grid: how they’re being helped, and hindered, in their efforts

2nd February 2024 Eskom, South Africa’s State-owned power utility, struggles to generate and supply a stable flow of electricity to meet demand. In 2023, there were... 

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Africa’s oceans could pay dearly for the Red Sea Crisis

2nd February 2024 The Red Sea crisis has become a pressing concern largely due to its disruption of global trade. However, it also has far-reaching environmental... 

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Within Reach: Navigating the Political Economy of Decarbonization

17th November 2023 Despite global commitments made through the Paris Agreement in 2015 to combat climate change, their translation into national policies has been... 

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Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Country Climate and Development Report

17th November 2023 This Country Climate and Development Report (CCDR) aims to support DRC's efforts to achieve its development goals within a changing climate by... 

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How can development partners support food security in protracted crises?

17th November 2023 This policy brief, developed for the UK’s 2023 Global Food Security Summit, summarises insights from recent research by Supporting Pastoralism and... 

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Resist, negotiate, submit? Civilian agency and jihadism in Central Mali

17th November 2023 Communities respond to jihadists in diverse ways. In central Mali, key responses have been ‘submission’ – capitulating to insurgent conditions;... 

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Statements

GOOD Party dismisses Peter De Villiers for sexual misconduct

GOOD Party dismisses Peter De Villiers for sexual misconduct

25th March 2024 GOOD’s National Management Committee (NMC) has terminated Peter De Villiers membership of the party and removed him as a Member of the Western Cape... 

President Cyril Ramaphosa

Our relationship with the US is built on mutual respect and cooperation  

25th March 2024 Dear Fellow South African,      The relationship between South Africa and the United States has received a great deal of attention recently.... 

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Wildlife economy: what’s an ANC promise worth? 

25th March 2024 A promise made by the African National Congress (ANC) has the life expectancy of a soap bubble. It floats around for a few seconds, looks good at... 

Gauteng residents reject Expropriation Bill, yet ANC forges ahead

25th March 2024 Gauteng residents actively participated in public hearings on the Expropriation Bill. The result of this exercise was a pronouncement by Mpho... 

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Take note of your vows: A couple’s transfer of employment and enforceability of restraint of trade agreements

23rd January 2024 In August 2020, CDH discussed the decision in Slo Jo Innovation (Pty) Ltd v Beedle and Another (J737/22) [2022] ZALCJHB 212 (Beedle), regarding the... 

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Navigating power imbalances in contract negotiations

23rd January 2024 There are various factors that influence contract negotiations, depending on the nature of a transaction. This article explores the effects of... 

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Navigating the scarcity of funding in the Mining Industry

22nd January 2024 The mining industry is a pillar of global economic development, providing essential raw materials for various industries while also actively... 

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Newsflash: Department of Home Affairs Approves First Companies for Trusted Employer Scheme

22nd January 2024 The Department of Home Affairs has given its seal of approval to the first set of companies to be part of the much-anticipated Trusted Employer... 

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