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Pan African well positioned as solid-margin extended-life gold producer 

By: Martin Creamer     12th October 2021 Midtier South African gold mining company Pan African is building two schools for its communities, has handed over a clinic in Barberton, is... 

Pan African is building two schools, has handed over a clinic in Barberton, is planning to embed 35 MW of renewable energy, is constructing a water retreatment plant and has a large-scale blueberry project in Barberton.
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Eswatini deploys army to quell pro-democracy school protests

By: News24Wire      12th October 2021 Soldiers and police have been deployed across schools in Eswatini where, for weeks now, students have been protesting to demand political reforms,... 

Central African Republic war crimes suspect 'beat' prisoners, ICC prosecutor says

By: Reuters     12th October 2021 A former Central African Republic "Seleka" faction commander took part in beatings and mistreatment of prisoners suspected of supporting ousted... 

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Has South Africa managed Covid well? 

7th October 2021 South Africa managed Covid as well as it could, according to President Cyril Ramaphosa. It is an important assertion and a question to consider... 

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Is South Africa's trade policy failing the agricultural sector?

7th October 2021 South Africa's agricultural exports have grown significantly over the past two decades. Yet agricultural private-sector role players typically... 

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South Africa’s president needs to show more urgency in stopping rogue spies 

7th October 2021 The parliament of South Africa’s oversight committee on intelligence recently tabled its 2019/2020 annual report. The engrossing and depressing... 

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Kenyan voters need leaders focused on equity and inclusivity

7th October 2021 Kenya has enjoyed relative stability since its 1963 independence. But as election season looms, there is little on offer for voters beyond ethnic... 

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UDM 2021 Local Government Election Manifesto

5th October 2021 Since the advent of democracy, the country’s unemployment rate has been on the steady increase; with it reaching almost 35% in August 2021. Those... 

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ACDP 2021 Local Government Election Manifesto

5th October 2021 Government has a constitutional mandate to improve the lives of all citizens through the delivery of quality services but corruption has crippled... 

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ATM 2021 Local Government Election Manifesto

4th October 2021 As people of South Africa, we have a choice to make in these 2021 Local Government Elections (LGE). You may return back to the irrelevant and tired... 

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The Impact of Covid-19 on Mental Health

1st October 2021 The sudden advent of Covid-19 on our shores and the realization that it was a highly infectious and potentially life-threatening virus led to the... 

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Election campaigning and processing of personal information of voters

Election campaigning and processing of personal information of voters

14th October 2021 The date for the 2021 local government elections was confirmed by the Minister for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Dr Nkosazana... 

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Minister Senzo Mchunu assesses water supply and infrastructure development status in KwaZulu-Natal

14th October 2021 Minister Senzo Mchunu today embarked on a Ministerial visit in KwaZulu-Natal to assess the status of water supply and infrastructure development in... 

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DA pressure finally leads to upgrades at Humansdorp Magistrate Court

14th October 2021 After 15 years of false starts and broken promises, the residents of Humansdorp will finally have a functional and decent court precinct to attend... 

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Sections of Kagiso spend five to seven months without electricity

14th October 2021 Sections of Kagiso from Swaneville and Lewisham have been without electricity for at least five to seven months. This is after Eskom failed to... 

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Keep your creditors close, but your lawyers closer

27th September 2021 Although companies in financial distress, and their creditors, are often reluctant to pay for legal advice, having legal guidance to navigate the... 

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Fostering a child- The difference between foster care and adoption and affording financial assistance to foster parents

27th September 2021 Globally, family members take care of each, other especially during difficult times, for example, when a loved one falls sick or passes away, and... 

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Complex issues arise in limiting the rights of the non-vaccinated

23rd September 2021 The South African government may introduce “vaccine passports”, following moves by authorities in other jurisdictions, and the limitation of... 

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ICASA market inquiry into signal distribution services in South Africa

23rd September 2021 ICASA has published notice of its intention to conduct an inquiry into competition in signal distribution services and is inviting questions from... 

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