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Hillary Gardee murder: Employee in Mpumalanga ANC chief whip's office arrested

By: News24Wire      9th May 2022 The African National Congress's Mpumalanga legislature chief whip, Fidel Mlombo, says the arrest of an employee in his office in connection with... 

Hillary Gardee murder: Employee in Mpumalanga ANC chief whip's office arrested
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Ukraine war will get far worse before it gets better – Steenhuisen 

By: Sane Dhlamini     9th May 2022 Back from his visit to Ukraine last week, Democratic Alliance leader John Steenhuisen said on Monday said that the Russian aggression against... 

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Eskom warns of load-shedding at short notice on Monday evening

By: News24Wire      9th May 2022 The power system will be severely constrained on Monday evening, with the possibility of load-shedding at short notice should there be any unit... 


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The EU-AU Summit: Considering Africa’s Climate Priorities

17th February 2022 The EU-AU Summit takes place this year as Africa looks ahead to Egypt’s hosting of the twenty-seventh session of the Conference of the Parties... 

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Fact-checked: South African president Cyril Ramaphosa’s 6th state of the nation address

16th February 2022 South Africa’s 2022 state of the nation address (Sona) was different, with president Cyril Ramaphosa forced to deliver it from the Cape Town city... 

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Africa and Europe must agree on the same shade of green

15th February 2022 Energy is the key to Africa’s development and green transition. Approximately 600 million Africans and 10 million medium-sized enterprises lack... 

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Fact-checking 7 claims about Nigeria’s ‘unemployment capital’

15th February 2022 “A calamity has befallen our state, Imo has collapsed under Hope Uzodinma,” said a January 2022 statement from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),... 

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South Africa – Social Assistance Programs and Systems Review

South Africa – Social Assistance Programs and Systems Review

7th October 2021 The World Bank, in collaboration with the Government of South Africa, released a new report assessing the country’s social assistance programs and... 

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Al Jama-ah 2021 Local Government Election Manifesto

5th October 2021 Al Jama-ah Party is a political party that should be viewed as a platform for ALL communities. The Party is the first Muslim political party... 

Value Chain Analysis for the Oil sector

Value Chain Analysis for the Oil sector

5th October 2021 Africa is endowed with significant oil resources which represents strong assets for the continent socio-economic development, that could help... 

At Your Service?: The Promise of Services-Led Development

At Your Service?: The Promise of Services-Led Development

5th October 2021 Throughout history, industrialization has been synonymous with development. However, the trend of premature deindustrialization and the spread of... 

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DA to ask National Treasury intervention in Maquassi Hills after ANC factionalism prevents Section 139 (5) administration

DA to ask National Treasury intervention in Maquassi Hills after ANC factionalism prevents Section 139 (5) administration

23rd June 2022 The Democratic Alliance (DA) rejects the decision by North West Finance MEC, Motlalepula Rosho, not to accede to our demand to place the Maquassi... 

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SACP Western Cape and COSATU Western Cape joint statement following bilateral meeting

23rd June 2022 The South African Communist Party (SACP) and Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) as principal Allies in the South African struggle... 

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Final Zondo Report is an urgent call to reform

23rd June 2022 The delivery of the final Zondo Report to the Presidency this evening is the culmination of a judicial process that has documented the darkest... 

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Provincial government must unravel mystery of missing Provincial Police Commissioner

23rd June 2022 It appears that neither the MEC of Transport, Safety and Liaison, Nomandla Bloem nor Premier Zamani Saul are in touch with critical leadership... 

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Senior project finance lawyer joins Bowmans as partner

11th January 2022 Leading African law firm Bowmans has appointed project development and finance specialist Allen Leuta as a partner in its Johannesburg office... 

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Will the rest of organised business join the National Black Consumer Council’s urgent approach to the Constitutional Court re mandatory vaccinations in the workplace?

11th January 2022 On 6 January 2022, the media reported that the National Black Consumer Council (NBCC) had launched an urgent application in the Constitutional... 

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New Year, Same Me

10th January 2022 Inspiring as the start of each new Gregorian cycle may be (which I fully acknowledge as a hopeless stickler for beginnings), there is also... 

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Be careful when dealing with disruptive employees

3rd January 2022 Employees who behave in a disruptive manner might do so for a variety of reasons including: Abuse of alcohol or other substances Incompetence –... 

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