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Moyane heading back to ConCourt, challenges judge's 'abominable' remarks

By: News24Wire      Updated 1 hour 46 minutes ago Axed South Africa Revenue Service commissioner (Sars) Tom Moyane will again turn to the Constitutional Court and appeal the North Gauteng High... 

 Moyane heading back to ConCourt, challenges judge's 'abominable' remarks
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Former Sars Commissioner Tom Moyane
Health staff shortages make NHI a ‘pipe dream’

Health staff shortages make NHI a ‘pipe dream’

By: African News Agency      Updated 1 hour 31 minutes ago This is according to the 21st edition of the South African Health Review (SAHR) published by the Health Systems Trust (HST) on Wednesday.... 

 November inflation ticks slightly higher to 5.2%

November inflation ticks slightly higher to 5.2%

By: News24Wire      Updated 3 hours ago November inflation ticked up to 5.2%, according to data released by Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) on Wednesday.  This is up from inflation of... 

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Southern African nations need to up their groundwater management game

Southern African nations need to up their groundwater management game

Updated 4 hours ago When you think of a country’s water resources, you may not realise that there are many kinds. Some is surface water, such as dams and rivers.... 

 'Changing mindsets' on AU reform

'Changing mindsets' on AU reform

Updated 4 hours ago Despite the efforts that had gone into the African Union (AU) reforms, ‘The pace at which we’re doing things is not sufficient,’ AU Commission... 

Ramaphosa is missing an economic policy. What needs to be in it

Ramaphosa is missing an economic policy. What needs to be in it

11th December 2018 As the entrails of the era under South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma continue to be exposed each day before a commission set up to... 

No, Kenya’s capital Nairobi doesn’t rake in KSh10bn a year from Murang’a water

No, Kenya’s capital Nairobi doesn’t rake in KSh10bn a year from Murang’a water

11th December 2018 Kenya’s young county governments are under pressure to make ends meet. As a result, some are laying claim to the national resources in their... 

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A compendium of essays on Land Reform in South Africa

A compendium of essays on Land Reform in South Africa

Updated 5 hours ago Land reform is necessary in South Africa, but that is about the only issue regarding land reform on which there is consensus. When we start... 

SAHRC's 2016/2017 Trends Analysis Report

SAHRC's 2016/2017 Trends Analysis Report

Updated 5 hours ago The South African Human Rights Commission (Commission or SAHRC), marked the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR),... 

Holding your Government Accountable for Climate Change: A People’s Guide

Holding your Government Accountable for Climate Change: A People’s Guide

11th December 2018 Scientists agree that the Earth’s temperature is rising and human activity plays a central role. All around the world there are increasing... 

 Our Shared Digital Future Building an Inclusive, Trustworthy and Sustainable Digital Society

Our Shared Digital Future Building an Inclusive, Trustworthy and Sustainable Digital Society

11th December 2018 Our Shared Digital Futures is a publication shaped by leaders from business, government, academia and civil society who collectively acknowledge... 

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BLA: Black Lawyers Association supports 16 Days of Activism

BLA: Black Lawyers Association supports 16 Days of Activism

Updated 1 hour 6 minutes ago The Black Lawyers Association (BLA) is a voluntary association of legal practitioners in South Africa, with its preamble to the constitution,... 

DA: DA calls on failing ANC to suspend Mabe

DA: DA calls on failing ANC to suspend Mabe

Updated 2 hours 5 minutes ago The DA notes ANC Spokesperson Pule Mabe’s decision to take leave following a sexual harassment complaint lodged against him by a party staffer.... 

BLA: Black Lawyers Association Supports 16 Days Of Activism

BLA: Black Lawyers Association Supports 16 Days Of Activism

Updated 3 hours ago The Black Lawyers Association (BLA) is a voluntary association of legal practitioners in South Africa, with its preamble to the constitution,... 

SARF: Missed opportunity to build public understanding about road funding in SA

SARF: Missed opportunity to build public understanding about road funding in SA

Updated 3 hours ago The controversy around e-tolls in Gauteng has diverted public attention away from the real issues of road funding and created a culture of... 

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Press Offices

5 tips for ensuring minority shareholder protection

5 tips for ensuring minority shareholder protection

11th December 2018 Minority shareholders are often faced with the challenge of entrenching their rights in a company and making sure their voices are heard.  Although... 

Understanding the local cannabis industry – “weeding” out confusion

Understanding the local cannabis industry – “weeding” out confusion

10th December 2018 Following the recent landmark decision of the South African Constitutional Court, in which the private and personal use of cannabis was... 

Don’t be faked this festive season

Don’t be faked this festive season

10th December 2018 The hunt for generous discounts and alluring deals is a lifelong pursuit only accentuated further over holidays like Christmas traditionally... 

Increased minimum wage for domestic workers

Increased minimum wage for domestic workers

6th December 2018 The minimum wage for domestic workers was increased from 3 December 2018. This is as a result of an amendment to the sectoral determination which... 

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