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Covid-19: South Africa records 453 new cases as death toll increases by 50

By: News24Wire      20th October 2021 South Africa recorded 453 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 on Tuesday and 50 deaths, bringing the confirmed death toll to 88 674. According to a... 

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Policy-not-law charter judgment going long way towards providing certainty – NSDV 

By: Martin Creamer     19th October 2021 The court judgement that the mining charter is policy and not law goes a long way towards providing regulatory certainty, says NSDV mining law... 

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42 of the 53 people accused of holding two ministers, deputy minister hostage granted bail  

By: News24Wire      19th October 2021 Eleven of the 53 military veterans accused of taking two ministers and a deputy minister hostage have previous convictions ranging from robbery to... 

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Françafrique is a blunt tool for explaining foreign policy

14th October 2021 French President Emmanuel Macron held a new kind of France-Africa summit in Montpellier on 8 October. He invited no African heads of state. Instead... 

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Nigeria at 61: checking president Buhari's 2021 Independence Day claims

14th October 2021 On 1 October 2021 president Muhammadu Buhari addressed Nigeria on the country’s Independence Day. This marked 61 years since Nigeria became a... 

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The strength in diversity and its connection to empathetic, compassionate leadership

13th October 2021 Among the many lessons that the pandemic has taught us as a country and one of the common challenges that has arisen, is adapting to the relatively... 

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MPL Cameron Dugmore says ANC has a plan for Cape Town

13th October 2021 On Saturday October 9, 2021, the African National Congress (ANC) in the Western Cape held its Manifesto Launch at the iconic Samaaj Centre in... 

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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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WHO’s Lead Poisoning Prevention Week Serves as Reminder of Crisis at World’s Most Toxic Lead Mine

25th October 2021 Lawyers from Leigh Day and Mbuyisa Moleele today issued urgent calls for Anglo American South Africa Limited (“AASA”), a subsidiary of... 

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Dignify Africa and GCIS to host digital skills masterclass for business and media entreprenuers

25th October 2021 Digify Africa and the Government of Communication and Information Systems are proud to present the Boost with Facebook Masterclass, a virtual... 

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Mayor Moerane is lying about loadshedding as a last ditch effort to win votes

25th October 2021 Mayor Mpho Moerane’s claim that Johannesburg’s recent new deal that secured additional power supply capacity of 220MW from the Kelvin Power Station... 

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SAIGA hopes local elections will see the election of more skilled councillors

25th October 2021 The Southern African Institute of Government Auditors (SAIGA) says most of the South African political party councillor candidates who are standing... 

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Baker McKenzie announces global revenues of USD $3.1 Billion

30th September 2021 Revenues up 7.8% for year ending 30 June 2021 Profits grow 36.7% year on year  Continued investment in home-grown and lateral talent  Launch of AI... 

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Top M&A lawyer, Ezra Davids, named chairman and senior partner of African law firm Bowmans

30th September 2021 Leading African law firm Bowmans has elected Ezra Davids, a top mergers and acquisitions lawyer, as its new chairman and senior partner, effective... 

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Increasing competition policy enforcement across Africa

30th September 2021 Competition policy continues to be viewed by regulators as a key driver of economic growth globally. Across Africa, competition policy enforcement... 

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When is a formal disciplinary hearing necessary?

28th September 2021 Several months ago I wrote an article in which I cited the case of AUSA obo Melville vs SA Airways Technical (Pty) Ltd (2002,6 BALR 573). In that... 

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