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Zuma launches programme to redress economic imbalance in KZN

By: African News Agency      Updated 51 minutes ago President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday launched Operation Vula, KwaZulu-Natal’s ground-breaking policy programme aimed at addressing the skewed economic... 

Zuma launches programme to redress economic imbalance in KZN
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Struggling Ipid's budget less than Nkandla upgrades cost

Struggling Ipid's budget less than Nkandla upgrades cost

By: News24Wire      Updated 53 minutes ago The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid), the struggling investigative unit tasked with probing instances of police misconduct has a... 

Black-controlled Wescoal set to soar

Black-controlled Wescoal set to soar

By: Martin Creamer     Updated 54 minutes ago Stripping out Wescoal’s once-off nonrecurring costs paints a pretty picture of the performance of this black-controlled coal-mining and... 

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Radical Economic Transformation has its roots in the Freedom Charter

Radical Economic Transformation has its roots in the Freedom Charter

27th June 2017 This piece by Cyril Ramaphosa was first published on ANC Today The ANC’s programme of radical economic transformation has its roots in the Freedom... 

Why South Africa's public protector has overstepped her mandate

Why South Africa's public protector has overstepped her mandate 

27th June 2017 South Africa’s Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebane, sent shock waves across the country by calling for an amendment to the South African Reserve... 

How South Africa can stop political interference in who gets prosecuted

How South Africa can stop political interference in who gets prosecuted

27th June 2017 South Africa’s National Prosecuting Authority has been embroiled in an almost decade-long battle over the prosecution of President Jacob Zuma on... 

 AU summit 29: Eradicating more than just Boko Haram

AU summit 29: Eradicating more than just Boko Haram

27th June 2017 The 29th African Union (AU) summit that starts this week will no doubt consider the threat of terrorism and how member states, supported by the AU,... 

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WASH Poor in a Water-Rich Country : A Diagnostic of Water, Sanitation, Hygiene, and Poverty in the Democratic Republic of Congo

WASH Poor in a Water-Rich Country : A Diagnostic of Water, Sanitation, Hygiene, and Poverty in the Democratic Republic of Congo

27th June 2017 The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is among the five poorest countries in the world, whether measured by poverty rate or number of poor.... 

 Balancing Financial Stability, Innovation, and Economic Growth

Balancing Financial Stability, Innovation, and Economic Growth

26th June 2017 In an effort to understand better the implications of the Fourth Industrial Revolution – a technology-led transformation that is fundamentally... 

How self-help groups strengthen resilience: tackling food insecurity in protracted crises in Ethiopia

How self-help groups strengthen resilience: tackling food insecurity in protracted crises in Ethiopia

26th June 2017 In 2015 and 2016, Ethiopia experienced two consecutive years of drought, induced by an El Niño event. This affected a large proportion of the... 

Unicef Annual Report 2016

Unicef Annual Report 2016

23rd June 2017 This report details the results achieved by Unicef for and with children worldwide in 2016. It covers the organisation's programme work,... 

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Statements

UASA: Zwane’s unilateral enforcement of the new Mining Charter will hurt previously disadvantaged workers the most

UASA: Zwane’s unilateral enforcement of the new Mining Charter will hurt previously disadvantaged workers the most

27th June 2017 Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane has placed the South African economy, previously disadvantaged South Africans, as well as any potential... 

DBE: Minister Motshekga briefs Portfolio Committee on African languages in schools

DBE: Minister Motshekga briefs Portfolio Committee on African languages in schools 

27th June 2017 The Minister of Basic Education, Mrs Angie Motshekga, has told the Portfolio Committee on Basic Education that she is encouraged with the progress... 

DA: James Selfe says DA’s application to intervene in Molefe’s Labour Court case granted with costs

DA: James Selfe says DA’s application to intervene in Molefe’s Labour Court case granted with costs

27th June 2017 The DA welcomes the Labour Courts decision to grant our application to intervene in former Eskom Group Chief Executive Officer, Brian Molefe’s,... 

DWS: Minister Mokonyane terminates term of office of Overberg Water Board

DWS: Minister Mokonyane terminates term of office of Overberg Water Board

27th June 2017 The Minister of Water and Sanitation, Ms. Nomvula Mokonyane, has with immediate effect terminated the term of office of the Board of Overberg... 

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Press Offices

First handbook on the new Legal Practice Act now available to help legal practitioners prepare for the new regime

First handbook on the new Legal Practice Act now available to help legal practitioners prepare for the new regime

Updated 4 minutes ago Interesting times lie ahead for the legal profession with the Legal Practice Act (LPA) 28 of 2014 due to come into full force in February 2018,... 

The right to broadcast court cases

The right to broadcast court cases

26th June 2017 The Henri Van Breda case has confirmed that cameras in courts are not only here to stay, but that this is mandated by our Constitution in order to... 

A landmark victory for open justice and media freedom

A landmark victory for open justice and media freedom

23rd June 2017 On 21 June 2017, the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) handed down its ruling in the appeal by Mr Henri van Breda and the National Prosecuting... 

How Can You Ensure Practical Application of King IV and Uphold Compliance?

How Can You Ensure Practical Application of King IV and Uphold Compliance?

22nd June 2017 There used to be a time when compliance was treated as a secondary business function. Today, however, keeping up with regulatory requirements has... 

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