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Public wage offer becomes done deal with majority of unions on board  

By: News24Wire      27th July 2021 Ending months of adversarial public sector wage talks, a majority of civil servant labour unions have now accepted government's latest offer.  The... 

Public wage offer becomes done deal with majority of unions on board
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Food, water running out in Tigray refugee camps – UN

By: Reuters     27th July 2021 Some 24 000 Eritrean refugees are trapped in two camps in Ethiopia's Tigray region, cut off from humanitarian aid, and their food rations may have... 

Nigeria expects 29-million doses of J&J Covid vaccine in August

Nigeria expects 29-million doses of J&J Covid vaccine in August

By: Reuters     27th July 2021 Nigeria expects to take delivery of 29-million doses of Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine in August, allowing it to ramp up its vaccination... 

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 How Covid-19 Undermines Democracy in Africa

How Covid-19 Undermines Democracy in Africa

20th July 2021 As the recorded number of infections in Africa edges towards the six-million mark, it has become clear that Covid-19 is not only a public health... 

They Call It “The Purge SA”: A Cognitive Dissonance

They Call It “The Purge SA”: A Cognitive Dissonance

20th July 2021 There is no definitive truth about any given situation – more than one truth can exist simultaneously without invalidating the other. For example:... 

South Africa: A nation sitting on a keg of gun powder

South Africa: A nation sitting on a keg of gun powder

19th July 2021 French social psychologist Gustave Le Bon describing the process of de-individuation in his 1895 book titled The Crowd: A study of the Popular Mind... 

Why have South Africans been on a looting rampage? Research offers insights

Why have South Africans been on a looting rampage? Research offers insights

16th July 2021 The looting of businesses, shopping centres and warehouses in South Africa over the past week, particularly in the KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng... 

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Local humanitarian action during Covid-19: findings from a diary study

Local humanitarian action during Covid-19: findings from a diary study

16th July 2021 ‘Local’ humanitarian organisations based in areas of crisis are the first to respond to disasters, conflicts and displacement. During the Covid-19... 

Driving a green recovery in developing countries: what role is China playing?

Driving a green recovery in developing countries: what role is China playing?

16th July 2021 The Covid-19 pandemic has suspended economic activity, with unprecedented socioeconomic consequences that threaten the achievement of the... 

Conflict, instability and hunger: breaking the cycle in the Central African Republic

Conflict, instability and hunger: breaking the cycle in the Central African Republic

16th July 2021 Since the presidential elections in December 2020, the situation in the Central African Republic (CAR) has worsened with increased political... 

The Future Of Mining –Technology

The Future Of Mining –Technology

13th July 2021 In the final report of the series, Hogan Lovells in partnership with Africa Legal, the leading online platform for professional services in Africa,... 

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Gauteng Health spends R17.6 million on corruption investigations but no money recovered as hospital services suffer

29th July 2021 The Gauteng Health Department has spent R17.6 million on 12 corruption investigations since January 2018, but has recovered no money that is... 

President Ramaphosa to visit vaccination sites in Gauteng

President Ramaphosa to visit vaccination sites in Gauteng

29th July 2021 President Cyril Ramaphosa will today, Thursday, 29 July 2021, visit two Gauteng vaccination sites to assess progress in South Africa’s vaccination... 

Employment and Labour serves prohibition notice on Musina Magistrate Court in Limpopo

Employment and Labour serves prohibition notice on Musina Magistrate Court in Limpopo

28th July 2021 The Department of Employment and Labour Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) inspectorate has served a prohibition notice on the Musina Magistrate... 

President informs Presiding Officers of employment of 1 495 SANDF members to support Mozambique

President informs Presiding Officers of employment of 1 495 SANDF members to support Mozambique

28th July 2021 The Presiding Officers of Parliament, National Assembly Speaker Ms Thandi Modise and National Council of Provinces Chairperson Mr Amos Masondo,... 

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Legal advice for entrepreneurs: the ABCs of DDs

Legal advice for entrepreneurs: the ABCs of DDs

14th July 2021 Investor funding can be the lifeblood of a start-up. However, most investors will want to conduct a due diligence investigation on a business... 

Enforcing a CCMA settlement agreement

Enforcing a CCMA settlement agreement

14th July 2021 The Labour Relations Act, 66 of 1995 (hereafter referred to as the "LRA"), is built on the spirit of conciliation and resolving labour disputes in... 

Decentralised finance may be the panacea for filling Africa’s Investment Gap

Decentralised finance may be the panacea for filling Africa’s Investment Gap

13th July 2021 African countries continue to face substantial financing gaps as they take on projects of all sizes in pursuit of development. To tackle the... 

Financial Services Regulation - Update

Financial Services Regulation - Update

13th July 2021 Financial Sector Conduct Authority  Effective date of Joint Standard 2 on the margin requirements for non-centrally cleared over-the-counter... 

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