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'It's unfair' to blame me or govt for Eskom crisis - Mantashe on defensive at urgent Cabinet meeting  

By: News24Wire      29th June 2022 A Cabinet committee was meeting urgently on Wednesday to deliberate on the crises at Eskom after the power utility plunged the country into stage 6... 

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Stage 6 load-shedding from 16:00 as maintenance backlog could take 'weeks to clear' 

By: News24Wire      29th June 2022 Stage 6 load-shedding will kick in again from 16:00 until 22:00 on Wednesday evening, Eskom said in a statement. This is despite the fact that... 

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Ghana marchers prepare second day of protests over economic woes

By: Reuters     29th June 2022 Demonstrators in Ghana's capital began gathering for a second day of protests against spiralling inflation and other economic woes on Wednesday... 

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Nigeria’s petrol subsidy is a climate issue

20th June 2022 Nigeria’s government has said it will re-evaluate its position on petrol subsidies this month. Global economic developments and domestic challenges... 

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Our constitutional democracy is far too valuable to be led by spies and conspiracy theorists and factionalists

20th June 2022 So, there is certainly no doubt that the recently published reports on the Phala Phala Farm scandal of the president have not only thrown the... 

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China to adopt genetically modified maize and soy: why it matters for South Africa

17th June 2022 Something important for global agriculture happened this past week but received minimal media coverage. The Chinese National Crop Variety Approval... 

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South Africa’s epochal 1976 uprisings shouldn’t be reduced to a symbolic ritual

17th June 2022 On the morning of Wednesday, 16 June 1976, young students from schools across Soweto set out on a march through the sprawling black township... 

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Powering Agri-food Value Chains with Geothermal Heat: A Guidebook for Policy Makers

Powering Agri-food Value Chains with Geothermal Heat: A Guidebook for Policy Makers

14th June 2022 Global demand for food and water is expected to grow by 50% by mid-century, placing increasing pressure on existing water, energy and food systems.... 

The AfDB Statistics Pocketbook 2022

The AfDB Statistics Pocketbook 2022

13th June 2022 The AfDB Statistics Pocketbook presents summary economic and social data on regional member countries and operational activities of the African... 

Compendium of Statistics on Bank Group Operations - 2022

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13th June 2022 Compendium of Statistics on Bank Group Operations 2022 is an annual publication of the African Development Bank Group, presenting data on... 

Gender, Poverty and Environmental Indicators on African Countries 2022

Gender, Poverty and Environmental Indicators on African Countries 2022

13th June 2022 This is the twenty-second volume of the publication on Indicators on Gender, Poverty, the Environment and Progress towards the Sustainable... 

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DA discovers thousands of solar panel geysers that ANC never delivered to people of Matzikama

4th July 2022 The DA discovered 2 000 solar panel geysers in a storeroom in Maskamsig last week. The geysers were received in 2021 by the ANC coalition, who... 

No urgency from Government to review the fuel pricing methodology

No urgency from Government to review the fuel pricing methodology

4th July 2022 There is no urgency from Government to review the fuel pricing methodology to bring relief to motorists against soaring fuel prices. The Department... 

Johannesburg Tourism Company officially launched as standalone municipal entity

Johannesburg Tourism Company officially launched as standalone municipal entity

4th July 2022 As the City of Johannesburg begins the 2022/23 municipal financial year, a re-modelled Johannesburg Tourism Company officially becomes a... 

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Multi-Party coalition led City of Johannesburg works to solve Crosby's electricity issues

4th July 2022 Crosby's electricity woes seem never-ending, but the multi-Party coalition led City of Joburg administration is proactively working to resolve the... 

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Ceasing SA tax residency in countries that don’t offer permanent residence

23rd June 2022 To be released from their local tax obligations in relation to foreign income, emigrating South Africans must be able to prove to SARS that they... 

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Masks have fallen in the workplace

23rd June 2022 On 22 June 2022, the South African Minister of Health published a notice in the Government Gazette in terms of which regulations to contain the... 

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Redefining the future of law – people matter

23rd June 2022 Recently appointed Managing Partner of Baker McKenzie in Johannesburg, Lerisha Naidu, plans to implement a new way of working in the legal sector,... 

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New railway regulations heighten safety and security obligations

22nd June 2022 New railway safety regulations have been published which set out the safety measures that must be followed by those engaged in activities on South... 

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