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Joburg council chaos not a sign of coalition failures – Mashaba

By: News24Wire      19th January 2022 The chaos that erupted at the Johannesburg council meeting on Tuesday does not indicate a failure of coalition governance.  This was according to... 

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ActionSA leader Herman Mashaba

BLSA accepts Bain’s membership withdrawal

By: Donna Slater     19th January 2022 Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) has accepted consulting firm Bain’s decision to withdraw from the organisation. BLSA has been criticised... 

Aarto still enforced until court judgment – Roads Agency 

By: Thabi Madiba     19th January 2022 The Road Traffic Infringement Agency informed road users on Wednesday that the provisions under the Administrative Adjudication of the Road Traffic... 

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The AU must face up to Africa’s governance-conflict links

14th January 2022 A review of the issues covered in 2021 by the African Union (AU) Peace and Security Council (PSC) predictably shows positives and negatives for the... 

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Port expansions could expose Kenya to more crime

13th January 2022 Kenya’s US$3.6-billion ports master plan will transform the country’s sea, lake and dry ports over the next 30 years. Modern ports that comply with... 

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It’s imperative that South Africa moves fast on state capture prosecutions. Here’s why

12th January 2022 Since the dying days of apartheid in the mid-1990s, and at several pivotal moments since, South Africans have yearned for some measure of... 

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Will 2022 see an end to AU Peace Fund delays?

12th January 2022 Considering the impact of conflict on the continent and the African Union’s (AU) role in managing these crises, the Peace Fund is arguably one of... 

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Employment income tax in Africa: findings from a new dataset

14th January 2022 This study introduces the first set of findings from the Centre for Tax Analysis in Developing Countries employment income taxes dataset (TaxDev... 

Fostering Livelihoods with Decentralised Renewable Energy: An Ecosystems Approach

Fostering Livelihoods with Decentralised Renewable Energy: An Ecosystems Approach

11th January 2022 Decentralised renewable energy solutions linked to livelihoods is an important step in maximising the benefits of energy access for socio-economic... 

 Global Risks Report 2022

Global Risks Report 2022

11th January 2022 The Global Risks Report series tracks global risks perceptions among risk experts and world leaders in business, government, and civil society. It... 

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Judicial Commission of Inquiry into State Capture Report: Part 1

4th January 2022 This is the report of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry into allegations of State Capture, Corruption and Fraud in the Public Sector including... 

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The REAL matric pass rate is 51%

21st January 2022 The DA can reveal that the real matric pass rate for 2021 is 51.4%. The Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekga announced the results of the NSC... 

Ministers Cele, De Lille and Speaker Mapisa-Nqakula a no-show at Parliamentary fire meeting

21st January 2022 This morning, the Joint Standing Committee on Financial Management of Parliament was due to receive a briefing from the Minister of Police, Bheki... 

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IFP Warns Government Over World Bank Loan of R11.4 Billion

21st January 2022 The Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) notes with serious concern the announcement made this morning, in a joint statement by National Treasury and the... 

DA welcomes criminal charges against Alexkor

21st January 2022 The DA welcomes the criminal charges the Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment has laid against the Gupta-linked Alexkor... 

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New Year, Same Me

10th January 2022 Inspiring as the start of each new Gregorian cycle may be (which I fully acknowledge as a hopeless stickler for beginnings), there is also... 

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Be careful when dealing with disruptive employees

3rd January 2022 Employees who behave in a disruptive manner might do so for a variety of reasons including: Abuse of alcohol or other substances Incompetence –... 

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Proposed model and legislation for an APA Programme in South Africa

3rd January 2022 SARS has published a draft model and proposed legislation to establish an advance pricing agreement programme and is inviting comments on it by the... 

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Foreign tax practitioners with merit can apply for a Critical Skill Visa

3rd January 2022 In March 2021, the new draft Critical Skills List (“CSL”) was published by the Department of Home Affairs (“DHA”) for public comment before... 

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