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Death toll from clashes in Sudan's West Darfur climbs to 50 – medics

By: Reuters     6th April 2021 The death toll from days of tribal clashes in Sudan's West Darfur has risen to 50, with 132 wounded, the West Darfur State Doctors' Committee said... 

Death toll from clashes in Sudan's West Darfur climbs to 50 – medics
US looks into reports of atrocities in Ethiopia's Tigray region

US looks into reports of atrocities in Ethiopia's Tigray region

By: Reuters     6th April 2021 The United States is looking into reports of human rights abuses and atrocities in Ethiopia's Tigray region, the US State Department said on... 

 Paul Mashatile dismisses claims of a national shutdown by Magashule, Zuma supporters

Paul Mashatile dismisses claims of a national shutdown by Magashule, Zuma supporters

By: News24Wire      6th April 2021 African National Congress treasurer-general Paul Mashatile has downplayed reports of a planned national shutdown in protest of the ANC National... 

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 Why effective handling of Boko Haram deserters matters

Why effective handling of Boko Haram deserters matters

30th March 2021 In the highly volatile Lake Chad Basin area, the decision by many recruits to leave Boko Haram means the group’s ranks are shrinking. This is a... 

Reflecting on the Cabo Delgado military insurgence and mind-boggling mineral curse

Reflecting on the Cabo Delgado military insurgence and mind-boggling mineral curse

30th March 2021 The oil-rich Mozambican coastal province of Cabo Delgado is currently going through intensive civil unrest which could potentially render the... 

Government and financial institutions must spell out what will happen to bonds under EWC – IRR

Government and financial institutions must spell out what will happen to bonds under EWC – IRR

30th March 2021 Both the government and the country’s financial institutions must make it clear to South Africans what will happen to mortgage bonds on properties... 

 Stranded Suez ship confounds world uneasy about the long haul

Stranded Suez ship confounds world uneasy about the long haul

29th March 2021 The Suez Canal is one of the world’s major shipping routes, or at least it was until the Ever Given ran aground on 23 March. The blustery... 

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 Global Network of Advanced Manufacturing Hubs: Annual Report 2020

Global Network of Advanced Manufacturing Hubs: Annual Report 2020

25th March 2021 The Global Network of Advanced Manufacturing Hubs engages manufacturing ecosystems at the local, state/province or national level to allow regions... 

Trendsetters: Transformational Investment Practices of Advanced Investors

Trendsetters: Transformational Investment Practices of Advanced Investors

25th March 2021 The global investment community is in a period of great risk and great opportunity. Global asset owners and managers must consider climate change,... 

Potential for Green Banks & National Climate Change Funds in Africa - Scoping Report

Potential for Green Banks & National Climate Change Funds in Africa - Scoping Report

25th March 2021 The goal of this project is to explore and understand the potential for “Green Investment Banks” and National Climate Change Funds (NCCFs) to... 

From crisis to action

From crisis to action

25th March 2021 The Corruption Watch (CW) 2020 annual report, titled From Crisis to Action, reflects the extent to which all organisations and individuals in South... 

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Statements

DA rejects deceitful appointment of the North West Housing Tribunal

DA rejects deceitful appointment of the North West Housing Tribunal

8th April 2021 The Democratic Alliance (DA) noted the recent announcement of the newly appointed North West Housing Tribunal by the Department of Cooperative... 

DA calls for strict monitoring of NGOs in disability sector

DA calls for strict monitoring of NGOs in disability sector

8th April 2021 The DA will write to the Minister of Social Development, Lindiwe Zulu and the Minister of Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities, Maite... 

Engen and Caring4Girls visit Tshedimosetso and Kanana Secondary schools

Engen and Caring4Girls visit Tshedimosetso and Kanana Secondary schools

8th April 2021 On April 7th, 550 learners at Kanana Secondary School in Orkney in the North West Province and 323 female learners at Tshedimosetso Secondary in... 

ActionSA Forges Ahead with the Public Inquiry, Summons Tshwane Mayor on the Hammanskraal Water Issue

ActionSA Forges Ahead with the Public Inquiry, Summons Tshwane Mayor on the Hammanskraal Water Issue

8th April 2021 The Hammanskraal Water Crisis Panel has issued an invitation to the Mayor of Tshwane to appear before a public hearing to account for the ongoing... 

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Press Offices

Information Regulator publishes guidance note on applications for prior authorisation

Information Regulator publishes guidance note on applications for prior authorisation

23rd March 2021 The Information Regulator has issued helpful guidelines for applicants who require prior authorisation to process certain categories of information... 

Lockdown Labour Law Seminar

Lockdown Labour Law Seminar

23rd March 2021 The slow COVID-19 vaccine roll out means that the pandemic will continue to impact businesses greatly for a long time to come. Employers in all... 

South African Energy Minister delivers good news for the energy sector

South African Energy Minister delivers good news for the energy sector

19th March 2021 Eight winning projects of the South African government’s risk mitigation power procurement programme were announced by South African Energy... 

Court upholds the importance of disclosure of documents in litigation

Court upholds the importance of disclosure of documents in litigation

18th March 2021 ​​In a recent case where a claimant for damages sought to prevent the disclosure of her medical records, the rules of court were found to override... 

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