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Accelerating monkeypox testing capacity is key – WHO director

By: Sane Dhlamini     30th June 2022 WHO regional director for Africa Dr Matshidiso Moeti said on Thursday that reports from South Africa and Nigeria indicate that the majority of the... 

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Home Affairs Minister Aaron Motsoaledi

Electoral Amendment Bill: After minister's 'delay', Parliament 'should have done more' - ConCourt

By: News24Wire      30th June 2022 The Constitutional Court slammed Parliament and Home Affairs Minister Aaron Motsoaledi for dithering in passing amendments to the Electoral Act, to... 

Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula

Mbalula promises e-toll solution 'for sure' this time  

By: News24Wire      30th June 2022 Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula says that a solution to e-tolls will be announced in October, this time "for sure".  Mbalula has been... 

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Vigilantism in South Africa carries historical imprints of past violence against black people

23rd June 2022 South Africa’s history of discrimination, racial segregation and extralegal violence has influenced patterns of violence today. Colonial and... 

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What it’ll take for the Guptas to face corruption charges in South Africa

23rd June 2022 Now that Rajesh and Atul Gupta have been arrested in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), there is a great deal of speculation as to when the brothers... 

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Economics likely to trump ethnicity in Kenya’s August poll

23rd June 2022 Kenyans go to the polls on 9 August, and for the first time, the contest is dominated by class rather than ethnicity. Kenya has a painful history... 

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Can SA really afford a basic income grant? The short answer is no

22nd June 2022 While superficially appealing, it would significantly undermine the quest for faster growth and more jobs SA is in the throes of a serious debate... 

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Report of the Reverend Frank Chikane, Reverend Moss Ntlha and Reverend Mzwandile Molo on their Pastoral and Solidarity Visit to Palestine and Israel

Report of the Reverend Frank Chikane, Reverend Moss Ntlha and Reverend Mzwandile Molo on their Pastoral and Solidarity Visit to Palestine and Israel

20th June 2022 A Delegation which visited Palestine and Israel from the 24-29 May 2022 consisting of the Rev. Frank Chikane, the Rev. Moss Ntlha and the Rev.... 

Extortion or Transformation? The Construction Mafia in South Africa

Extortion or Transformation? The Construction Mafia in South Africa

20th June 2022 Since 2015, South Africa has witnessed the emergence of a new kind of criminality in the form of organized groups targeting the construction sector... 

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World mental health report: Transforming mental health for all

17th June 2022 Mental health is critically important to everyone, everywhere. All over the world, mental health needs are high but responses are insufficient and... 

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Renewable Energy for Agriculture: Insights from Southeast Asia

17th June 2022 The agriculture sector is a key economic sector in Southeast Asia and an important driver of socio-economic development, supporting the livelihoods... 

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Joint Oversight Committee wraps up three-day oversight in North West Province

5th July 2022 The Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development (ALRRD) and the Portfolio Committee on Employment and Labour yesterday... 

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Metrobus gets R60 Million for new buses

5th July 2022 I am pleased to announce that the City’s bus company Metrobus has been allocated R60 million to purchase new buses in the coming financial year... 

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Fuel price increase puts pressure on workers’ wallets

5th July 2022 Cash-strapped workers face yet another expense increase with the fuel price hike kicking in on Wednesday. The fuel levy falls from R1,50 per litre... 

$820 Million in New U.S. Military Assistance for Ukraine

5th July 2022 Ukrainians continue to face a brutality highlighted once again this week by an attack that struck a shopping mall filled with civilians.  They... 

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The NEMLA Act - the long-awaited shift in South Africa's environmental legislative landscape is imminent

28th June 2022 The NEMLA Bill finally became an Act on 24 June 2022 and will introduce a major shift in South Africa’s environmental legislation on a date to be... 

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National Treasury sheds light on its thinking around retirement reform

28th June 2022 In a recent conference, National Treasury Acting DG Ismail Momoniat explained National Treasury’s views on the two-pot retirement system,... 

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Withdrawal of Waiver for Critical Skills graduates in SA

27th June 2022 Foreign Nationals who completed their studies in a one of the occupations listed on the Critical Skills List, were in the past, under Ministerial... 

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FSCA's Request for Information on paid-up members of retirement funds

27th June 2022 Retirement funds and administrators have until 30 September 2022 to provide information about paid-up members in the required format to the... 

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