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Stellenbosch University incident 'akin to urinating on the Constitution itself' - Lamola  

By: News24Wire      23rd May 2022 Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Ronald Lamola has described Stellenbosch University student Theuns du Toit urinating on a black... 

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Fikile Mbalula was not kicked out of Cabinet meeting by Ramaphosa - Gungubele

By: News24Wire      23rd May 2022 Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula was not asked to leave a Cabinet meeting because he was unprepared to read his meeting memorandums. This is... 

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'The damage is huge' - KZN Premier Sihle Zikalala visits flood-hit areas in Durban   

By: News24Wire      23rd May 2022 "The damage is huge," KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala said on Monday while visiting areas affected by heavy rains and flooding over the... 

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Ruto on the campaign trail: Grading some of Kenyan deputy president claims about his record in office

13th May 2022 Kenyan deputy president William Ruto is campaigning for president ahead of August 2022 elections. Ruto seeks to succeed president Uhuru Kenyatta... 

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Procurement delays

13th May 2022 News that the 25 solar photovoltaic (PV) and wind projects selected late last year as preferred bids would not achieve financial close by the end... 

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The war in Ukraine: Africa risks paying a heavy price for neutrality

12th May 2022 Far from being swift, Russia’s invasion of Ukraine now looks likely to become a long-running war of attrition. It will therefore have an... 

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Peacekeeping in South Sudan: it’s a race against time for the UN

12th May 2022 A notable consequence of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has been the near-complete breakdown of what was already a deeply fraught relationship among... 

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 Diving Ambitions: The Business Case for Circular Economy in the Car Industry

Diving Ambitions: The Business Case for Circular Economy in the Car Industry

18th May 2022 The circular economy approach enables automotive companies to increase revenues per vehicle by 15-20 times the sales price and significantly... 

WHO Procurement Report 2021

WHO Procurement Report 2021

17th May 2022 This report provides information on WHO’s procurement activities in 2021. It covers procurement of goods and services, and also includes... 

 Medicine from the Sky, India: Taking Primary Healthcare to the Masses

Medicine from the Sky, India: Taking Primary Healthcare to the Masses

17th May 2022 The Indian state of Telangana has been a pioneer in the adoption of emerging technologies. With the recent completion of India’s first organized... 

 Catalysing Education 4.0: Investing in the Future of Learning for a Human-Centric Recovery

Catalysing Education 4.0: Investing in the Future of Learning for a Human-Centric Recovery

17th May 2022 There is a unique window of opportunity to invest in Education 4.0: an approach to reimagining education in a way that is inclusive, focuses on a... 

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DA wins battle to have President Ramaphosa account to Parliament

26th May 2022 Last week, I wrote to the Speaker of the National Assembly, Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula to argue that the rules of the National Assembly demand that... 

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Minister Creecy must provide urgent guidance on borer beetle threat

26th May 2022 The DA has noted with concern the potential threat to South Africa’s trees from the invasive polyphagous shot hole borer beetle. It is reportedly... 

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NUMSA congratulates the new leadership of SAFTU

26th May 2022 The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) congratulates the new leadership of SAFTU, which was elected at Birchwood in Ekurhuleni... 

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Slash fuel prices to prevent hunger and riots

26th May 2022 The DA is leading the charge to slash fuel prices. The price of petrol is set to go up by almost R4 per litre next week, to around R25 per litre.... 

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Press Offices

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Bullying in the workplace – a form of discrimination which must be eliminated

10th May 2022 Bullying is a word synonymous with the type of conduct expected in school playgrounds. It is not a word that is usually associated with the... 

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Webber Wentzel: SA Mining Minister’s opening address to Mining Indaba was disappointingly vague

10th May 2022 Minister Gwede Mantashe’s speech at this year’s Mining Indaba omitted to address various pertinent issues on which investors have been seeking... 

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To rezone or not to rezone? Mines should be asking this question

10th May 2022 Whether land has to be rezoned for mining purposes or not is an important issue for mines, both existing operations and new ones, to consider, as... 

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New severe weather online portal gives free access to legislation and resources following catastrophic KZN floods

9th May 2022 In the wake of the most devastating floods to hit KwaZulu-Natal in several decades, legal technology company LexisNexis South Africa (LNSA) has set... 

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