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Seifsa, Numsa conclude three-year metals, engineering sector wage agreement

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     13th May 2024 After three formal engagements, the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (Seifsa) and trade union the National Union of... 

Seifsa, Numsa conclude three-year metals, engineering sector wage agreement
The site of the building collapse in George

Death toll in George building collapse rises to 27 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      13th May 2024 The George municipality has reported that, as at 15:00 on May 13, 25 people still remain unaccounted for following last week's building collapse.... 

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GOOD Party gets endorsement from Compatriots of South Africa 

By: Sashnee Moodley     13th May 2024 While political party Compatriots of South Africa will not be contesting the upcoming elections, it has given its support to the GOOD Party, and... 

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Five worrying signs of Africa’s poor election quality

7th May 2024 Globally and in Africa, many electoral processes suffer from a lack of transparency, trust and oversight. This is a crucial election year for... 

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Get gender equality right in Africa, and prosperity will follow

7th May 2024 Realistic reductions in gender inequality could produce a US$259 billion larger economy in 2043 than current path forecasts. Rising global... 

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Life under the DA in the Western Cape: fact-checking South African opposition party’s claims about governance

7th May 2024 The Democratic Alliance (DA), South Africa’s opposition party, has governed the Western Cape province since 2009. Ahead of national elections... 

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South Africa’s national student financial aid scheme has helped millions but is in trouble: here’s why

6th May 2024 The board of South Africa’s National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has been dissolved by the country’s higher education and training... 

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South African Reconciliation Barometer: Looking to the 2024 elections

30th April 2024 South African Reconciliation Barometer: Looking to the 2024 elections This publication is based on a briefing session co-hosted by the Institute... 

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Revitalising the Good Humanitarian Donorship Initiative: a 20-year review

30th April 2024 Since the establishment in 2003 of the Good Humanitarian Donorship Initiative (GHDI), the world in which humanitarian donors seek to be ‘good’ has... 

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With Regard to Borders and Ballots

29th April 2024 The IEC has confirmed that South Africa has 340 parties registered provincially and nationally and thus eligible to participate in the 2024... 

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The Making of Manifestos and the Marginalisation of Migrants: A Causal Link?

29th April 2024 Election fever has been ratcheted up several notches over the past few weeks, as one by one various political parties have launched their election... 

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JDA’s role in City’s R7.4 billion capital expenditure budget for 2024/25

JDA’s role in City’s R7.4 billion capital expenditure budget for 2024/25

15th May 2024 The Member of the Mayoral Committee (MMC) for Finance, Cllr Dada Morero, underscored the dedication to fortifying Johannesburg's resilience,... 

Vulindlela water supply – is this the freedom fought for?

Vulindlela water supply – is this the freedom fought for?

15th May 2024 Despite an extensive report to the SA Human Rights Commission, in August 2022, the residents of the rural Vulindlela area in Msunduzi are still... 

IFPYB: ANCKZN Has Lost the Plot, Again

15th May 2024 They say desperate times call for desperate measures.  We have seen the ANC in KZN behave badly, but with only 14 days to go until Special Votes... 

South Africa has the Highest Unemployment Rate in the World as Jobs Bloodbath Continues

South Africa has the Highest Unemployment Rate in the World as Jobs Bloodbath Continues

15th May 2024 ActionSA is highly concerned about South Africa’s unemployment crisis, as for every 100 South Africans that entered the labour market this year,... 

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The #1 thing a single mom needs

6th May 2024 Parenting is no picnic and single moms have even more to think about, so this Mother’s Day we’re sparing a thought for the heavy-lifting that... 

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Serving Hard Time for “Serious Tax Offences” – Taxpayers Beware SARS’ Bolstered Prosecution Powers

3rd May 2024 The Johannesburg High Court handed down an unfathomable sentence of a cumulative 205 years behind bars to a “VAT Fraud Syndicate” in April 2024!... 

Labour Law Management Consulting

Disciplinary hearings must be above board

2nd May 2024 There are several unfair methods that might be used at disciplinary hearings, appeal hearings and arbitration hearings. These unsavoury tactics... 

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LAC finds that an employee who was dismissed for recreational cannabis use at home was unfairly discriminated against

30th April 2024 In the recent case of Enever v Barloworld Equipment South Africa, a Division of Barloworld South Africa (Pty) Ltd (JA86/22) [2024] ZALAC (23 April... 

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