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EFF calls for audit of private security companies contracted to govt

By: Sashnee Moodley     27th February 2024 The Economic Freedom Fighters has written to Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana, calling for an audit of private security companies contracted to... 

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Hive Hydrogen signs wind power deal for R105bn Eastern Cape green ammonia plant 

By: Martin Creamer     27th February 2024 Hive Hydrogen South Africa has signed an agreement with Genesis Eco-Energy to implement 372 MW of wind power in the Western Cape, in support of the... 

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Senegal seeks consensus on date for delayed presidential election

By: Reuters     27th February 2024 Senegal's President Macky Sall on Monday urged participants in a national dialogue to reach a consensus on a date to hold a delayed presidential... 

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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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HIV among older South Africans in rural areas: big study shows there’s a problem that’s being neglected

20th February 2024 South Africa continues to have a high prevalence of HIV among all age groups. About 8.2-million people or 13.7% of the population live with HIV,... 

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Corruption and clean energy in South Africa: economic model shows trust in government is linked to takeup of renewables

20th February 2024 South Africa relies heavily on energy from coal-fired power stations, which emit large quantities of carbon. But making the transition to greater... 

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Gold and governance provide hope for Kenya’s artisanal miners

20th February 2024 Nestled in the vast semi-arid savanna of Dabel in northern Kenya, near the border with Ethiopia, lies the makeshift shanty mining town of Illo. The... 

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Tracking the trends 2024, Navigating global challenges and opportunities in mining and metals

9th February 2024 As we enter 2024, the mining and metals industry finds itself at the center of a complex matrix of challenges and opportunities, expectations, and... 

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A five year review: Presidency achievements

6th February 2024 From the outset, this administration has worked to address the immediate challenges facing South Africans and put in place the foundations for... 

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Falling Long-Term Growth Prospects: Trends, Expectations, and Policies

6th February 2024 A structural growth slowdown is underway across the world: at current trends, the global potential growth rate is expected to fall to a... 

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Renewables readiness assessment: Solomon Islands

6th February 2024 This renewables readiness assessment (RRA) for the Solomon Islands has been developed in collaboration with the Ministry of Mines, Energy and Rural... 

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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... 

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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... 

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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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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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Budget Speech 2024/2025: Tax Overview

22nd February 2024 Minister of Finance Enoch Godongwana delivered his third Budget speech of his term on 21 February 2024.  The Budget presents an overall synopsis of... 

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South Africa's Budget 2024: Godongwana teetering on the highwire

22nd February 2024 The 2024 Budget speech presented by Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana paints a picture of cautious optimism amidst lingering challenges. While... 

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Protecting the Voiceless - Balancing Profits with Animal Welfare

21st February 2024 Unravelling the Intersection of Animal Welfare and the South African Prevention and Combatting of Corrupt Activities Act In South Africa, the... 

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