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DA readying to file contempt of court action against ANC 

By: Thabi Shomolekae     23rd February 2024 The Democratic Alliance announced on Friday that it will be launching a contempt of court application against the African National Congress to... 

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RISE Mzansi against R200m for political party funding, calls for donations 

By: Thabi Shomolekae     23rd February 2024 RISE Mzansi national leader Makashule Gana says that despite the “sorry state of the economy”, political party funding has “undeservedly” been... 

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BOSA challenges Zille to make public DA cadre deployment documents 

By: Thabi Shomolekae     23rd February 2024 Build One South Africa (BOSA) on Friday challenged Democratic Alliance (DA) federal executive chairperson Helen Zille to release documents relating... 

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Africa’s proposed new financial institutions risk being Potemkin villages

23rd February 2024 The African Union (AU) has launched a drive to establish its own panoply of financial institutions to address what it regards as the failure of... 

Africa Check

‘This is no game’: Fact-checking Songezo Zibi’s Rise Mzansi election manifesto launch speech

23rd February 2024 The newly formed Rise Mzansi party launched its election manifesto in January 2024. We fact-checked seven claims made in the document and found... 

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Crunch time

23rd February 2024 The consequences of policy failure in electricity are so obvious there is no need to ventilate them again. Not so for gas, however, given that they... 

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Free movement in west Africa: three countries leaving Ecowas could face migration hurdles

22nd February 2024 For Niger, Mali and Burkina Faso, a recent decision to withdraw from the Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas) has thrown up questions... 

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23rd February 2024 Traditionally, mini grids have been viewed as “off-grid” systems that are built and operated solely for communities without electricity. The... 

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“We Will Find You”: A Global Look at How Governments Repress Nationals Abroad

23rd February 2024 For decades, Human Rights Watch has documented governments reaching outside their borders to silence or deter dissent by committing human rights... 

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DA makes public ANC's cadre deployment committee records

By: Sashnee Moodley     21st February 2024 The Democratic Alliance has made public the records received from the African National Congress detailing information relating to the ruling... 

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The Impact of Digital Technology on Gender-Based Violence and Femicide

21st February 2024 In 2018, social media platforms such as Facebook and WhatsApp were instrumental in mobilizing South African women, gender non-conforming people,... 

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Ekurhuleni Housing becomes another failed entity

Ekurhuleni Housing becomes another failed entity

23rd February 2024 The Democratic Alliance (DA) is seriously concerned by the lack of political Leadership in the City of Ekurhuleni as the ANC/EFF proxy mayor, Ald... 

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GOOD leader Patricia de Lille to launch 2024 election manifesto

23rd February 2024 The GOOD party will launch our 2024 Election Manifesto, in Johannesburg, on Saturday 16 March 2024 ahead of the national and provincial general... 

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SECTION27 goes to Supreme Court of Appeal on corporal punishment matter

23rd February 2024 SECTON27, representing the Centre for Child Law and the parents of two learners who were assaulted by their teachers, will partially appeal the... 

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President Cyril Ramaphosa signs two proclamations authorising Special Investigating Unit to investigate serious maladministration

23rd February 2024 President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed two proclamations authorising the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) to investigate allegations of serious... 

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South Africa: National Budget Speech key developments 2024

23rd February 2024 South Africa: National Budget Speech key developments 2024 

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Webber Wentzel Tops Chambers Global Rankings in South Africa

23rd February 2024 The Chambers Global rankings highlight Webber Wentzel's excellence and leading position in providing legal and tax advice. For over a decade,... 

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One Year "Grey" - South Africa's bumpy road to meeting international best practice

23rd February 2024 It has been a year since the grim reality of South Africa's greylisting status by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF). While the shadow of this... 

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South Africa's Tax Dispute Revolution: A Leap Towards Fairness and Efficiency

22nd February 2024 In a move set to redefine the landscape of tax dispute resolution in South Africa, National Treasury has unveiled a groundbreaking proposal during... 

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