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Rhino poaching in South Africa increases in 2023

By: Reuters     27th February 2024 South Africa recorded 499 rhinos poached in 2023, 51 more than the previous year, despite efforts to protect the animals, the government said on... 


Two killed in Guinea unrest linked to nationwide strike

By: Reuters     27th February 2024 Two people were killed during clashes with police in the suburbs of Guinea's capital Conakry on Monday, their families and medical sources said,... 

Deputy President Paul Mashatile

169 Zondo Commission 'recommendations' still under investigation – Mashatile  

By: Sashnee Moodley     27th February 2024 The Integrated Task Force, set up by the National Prosecuting Authority and the Hawks, is coordinating the implementation of 205 'recommendations'... 


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Vote-based decisions could sharpen the Peace and Security Council

22nd February 2024 Chief among the many conflict situations discussed by the African Union Peace and Security Council (AU PSC) in 2023 were the coups in Niger and... 

Africa Check

Nigerian diaspora group’s claims on jobs, inflation and national productivity don’t add up

22nd February 2024 In February 2024, a group called the Nigeria Diaspora Youth Coalition made a number of claims about Nigeria’s key economic indicators on X... 

The Conversation

Women in South Africa’s armed struggle: new book records history at first hand

21st February 2024 South Africa’s young democracy was a culmination of years of sweat, blood and revolution against the apartheid regime. In the early 1960s, after... 

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Jobs in South Africa: the labour market is recovering from Covid – but unskilled and less educated people are still being left behind

20th February 2024 For more than three decades the South African economy has had very high rates of joblessness. The country’s economy has been unable to create... 

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 Safety and security: Domain report

Safety and security: Domain report

15th February 2024 Residents of African cities are highly vulnerable to widespread manifestations of violence, including crime, political and ethnically motivated... 

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Bank Charges Report 2024: Transparency strengthened among the big five

12th February 2024 Banks are becoming more competitive and transparent. This is the finding of the latest bank charges report issued by the Solidarity Research... 

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

The UNCTAD Model Law on Competition after 30 years

9th February 2024 UNCTAD Model Law on Competition (Model Law) has been developed by member States' representatives gathered in UNCTAD intergovernmental meetings to... 


Promoting International Investment by Small and Medium-sized Enterprises

9th February 2024 Small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs) are important contributors to economic development, representing a substantial portion of businesses... 

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Gauteng Health warns public of bogus healthcare practitioners

Gauteng Health warns public of bogus healthcare practitioners

28th February 2024 The Gauteng Department of Health (GDoH) would like to warn the public not to fall prey to bogus healthcare practitioners who try to solicit bribes... 

KwaZulu-Natal carried the brunt of rhino poaching in 2023, says Creecy

KwaZulu-Natal carried the brunt of rhino poaching in 2023, says Creecy

28th February 2024 During 2023, 499 rhinos were poached across South Africa, 406 were killed on state properties and 93 on privately owned parks/reserves/farms. This... 

Gauteng Premier Panyaza Lesufi

Madala Hostel residents continue suffering as Premier Lesufi dodges responsibility for redevelopment

28th February 2024 The residents of Madala Hostel in Alexandra face a bleak future as Premier Panyaza Lesufi dodges responsibility for the redevelopment of this... 

President Cyril Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa nominates Judges for leadership of the Superior Courts

28th February 2024 President Cyril Ramaphosa has in terms of Section 174(3) of the Constitution embarked on a process of consultation with the leaders of political... 

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Press Offices

Webber Wentzel

One Year "Grey" - South Africa's bumpy road to meeting international best practice

23rd February 2024 It has been a year since the grim reality of South Africa's greylisting status by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF). While the shadow of this... 

Tax Consulting SA

South Africa's Tax Dispute Revolution: A Leap Towards Fairness and Efficiency

22nd February 2024 In a move set to redefine the landscape of tax dispute resolution in South Africa, National Treasury has unveiled a groundbreaking proposal during... 

Lopes Attorneys

Regulating AI in South Africa – An international perspective

22nd February 2024 The rapid development and adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) presents exciting opportunities for South Africa's future. From healthcare and... 

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Overview of the Draft Employment Equity Regulations published on 1 February 2024

22nd February 2024 Draft Employment Equity (‘EE’) Regulations (‘the 1 February Draft EE Regulations’) setting out revised Sector Targets, were published by the... 

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