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Still unclear how Bushiris left SA, but it wasn't on Malawian president's plane, Parliament hears  

By: News24Wire      17th November 2020 It remains unclear how fugitives, Shepherd Bushiri and his wife Mary, fled from South Africa to their native Malawi last week. However, they did... 

Home Affairs Minister Aaron Motsoaledi
Home Affairs Minister Aaron Motsoaledi
Western Cape Premier Alan Winde

Covid-19: Western Cape issues 'hotspot alert' for Garden Route 

By: News24Wire      17th November 2020 The Western Cape government has issued an "urgent hotspot alert" after a rapid increase in the number of Covid-19 cases along the popular Garden... 

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Obama says Zuma struck him as 'amiable enough', bemoans ANC corruption as squandering Mandela legacy 

By: News24Wire      17th November 2020 Former US president Barack Obama said former president Jacob Zuma struck him as "amiable enough" and spoke "eloquently" on development and the... 

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How Africa measures up on governance

How Africa measures up on governance

19th August 2019 Data on governance, like any other official statistics, are a public good and should be accessible to all. Otherwise, the true scale of violence,... 

 Fighting crime shouldn’t trump SA’s public order policing

Fighting crime shouldn’t trump SA’s public order policing

16th August 2019 The killing by police of Andries Tatane in April 2011, and of 37 men between 13 and 16 August 2012 during a strike at Lonmin’s Marikana mine,... 

Disconnect between business and state contributed to Marikana massacre

Disconnect between business and state contributed to Marikana massacre

16th August 2019 The Marikana massacre, in which 34 striking mineworkers were shot dead by police on 16 August 2012, was a tragic and historic event in South... 

Soldiers won't stem gang violence because South Africa's army is in a sorry state

Soldiers won't stem gang violence because South Africa's army is in a sorry state

16th August 2019 The initial response to the recent deployment of the South African army to areas of Cape Town hit hard by gang violence evoked relief that peace... 

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Investment Research in the Era of Fake News

Investment Research in the Era of Fake News

12th July 2018 Business Leadership South Africa has published a new, ground-breaking report on the growing phenomenon of short-selling activity in South Africa.... 

Migration as an opportunity: evidence of labour migration initiatives

Migration as an opportunity: evidence of labour migration initiatives

12th July 2018 In partnership with the London School of Economics (LSE), we conducted a wide literature review looking for evidence of public- and private-sector... 

Achieving equal access to justice for all by 2030: lessons from global funds

Achieving equal access to justice for all by 2030: lessons from global funds

12th July 2018 Access to justice is associated with economic growth and social development and its provision is a core state function. But billions of people have... 

‘Leaving no one behind’ through enabling climate-resilient economic development in dryland regions

‘Leaving no one behind’ through enabling climate-resilient economic development in dryland regions

11th July 2018 ‘Leave no one behind’ is a principle central to achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. This policy briefing, based on five years’... 

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SABC Rocklands Property: DA welcomes agreement between SABC HDA

SABC Rocklands Property: DA welcomes agreement between SABC HDA

16th July 2021 The Democratic Alliance (DA) welcomes the agreement reached between the South African Broadcasting Commission (SABC) and the Housing Development... 

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Home Affairs on additional death registration sites

15th July 2021 Home Affairs Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi has instructed the Department to use alternative sites to register deaths to assist grieving families and... 

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#KZNisBurning: Premier must do the right thing and step down with immediate effect

15th July 2021 The past few days will forever reflect as a dark time in the history of KwaZulu-Natal. We have been embarrassed – not only in the eyes of South... 

DA welcomes arrest of SAPS stock theft unit officers

DA welcomes arrest of SAPS stock theft unit officers

15th July 2021 The Democratic Alliance (DA) welcomes the arrest of five police officers and two livestock speculators yesterday in Ladybrand and Bloemfontein by... 

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Press Offices

Taking the Pressure Out of Depression

Taking the Pressure Out of Depression

13th November 2018 The Labour Court (LC), in Ockert Jansen v Legal Aid South Africa (2018) 39 ILJ 2024 (LC), recently considered whether the dismissal of an employee... 

Werksmans Launches 'Dawn Raid In A Box'

Werksmans Launches 'Dawn Raid In A Box'

13th November 2018 A dawn raid by the competition authorities can be carried out on any business, big or small, and companies must be mindful of the possibility of a... 

Disability Grants Are Not Enough – The Law Requires Something More

Disability Grants Are Not Enough – The Law Requires Something More

8th November 2018 Have you ever seen signs in a parking bay written “Disabled People Only”? Have you heard a person say “I’m not disabled, but I am a person with a... 

Joint Ventures and their use!

Joint Ventures and their use!

8th November 2018 Joint Ventures, more commonly known as “JV’s”, are not regulated by legislation.  To give a broad definition of a JV, it is an... 

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