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CABINET
 
Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson has misled Parliament and should be suspended pending an investigation, the DA said on Monday. "Reports indicate that...
 
The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Labour would, this week, interact with steel- and mineworkers on the national minimum wage during the second leg of...
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa
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POLITICS
 
A meeting between Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and political party leaders started in Johannesburg on Monday afternoon in another bid to restore peace in...
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National Key Points
 
The Right2Know Campaign (R2K) and the South African History Archive (SAHA) will on Monday argue for the police to reveal South Africa's National Key Points...
 
Signatories to the Climate Investment Funds’ (CIF’s) mandate last week agreed to invite a group of new pilot nations to come forward and develop Strategic...
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EDUCATION
 
The Department of Basic Education has raised the pass mark for grades 7, 8 and 9 as part of its efforts of improving the quality of education in the public...
 
 
 
 
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Connie Manse Ngcaba
Connie Manse Ngcaba
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Political analyst Aubrey Matshiqi
Political analyst Aubrey Matshiqi
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
 
 
RAYMOND SUTTNER
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

South Africa Connect. South Africa's Broadband Policy was published in December 2013, ushering in 2014 with great promise. The policy, among...

 

The 57-page Human Rights Watch report details how uniformed police, often wearing masks, dragged...

 

An estimated 35.8-million men, women and children around the world are today trapped in modern slavery, 20.13% more than previously estimated, whether...

 

Business of Parliament – November 17,...

 

The African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) is intended to assist member states to identify and eradicate governance problems. The review of Zambia found...

 

The manufacturing sector needs to move into a more proactive strategic approach to meet key challenges such as demographic shifts in the consumer...

 
 
 
 
 
 
Followers of the discourse around international development will be aware of the important debates that took place at the UN General Assembly during...
 
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
 
A disciplinary hearing of the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) recently found Dr Wouter Basson guilty of unethical conduct for work he did...
 
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
 
Since the 1990s, when multi-party politics was re-introduced in Kenya, the country has seen numerous political transitions. In 2010, a new constitution was...
 
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
 
As President Jacob Zuma, like the Cheshire cat, vanishes steadily from public view, leaving behind (so far) only his trademark grin, his deputy is filling...
 
REAL ECONOMY: ELECTRICITY
 
Given the prevailing uncertainty about Eskom's ability to keep the lights, it came as something of a relief to hear that the bidding process for the long...
 
The South African Civil Society Information Service
 
Why is an idea, which featured in Marxist debates decades ago now thrown about by all sides in mainstream public debates? Why is it used by both sides in the...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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