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Investigations into Timol's death 'a cover up of the truth' - private investigator tells court

By: News24Wire      27th July 2017 A private investigator commissioned by anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol's family has told the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria that previous... 

Investigations into Timol's death 'a cover up of the truth' - private investigator tells court
Dlamini-Zuma pays tribute to Mamoepa

Dlamini-Zuma pays tribute to Mamoepa

By: News24Wire      27th July 2017 Former African Union chair Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has described government communicator and struggle veteran Ronnie Mamoepa as a revolutionary... 

State capture is about ‘stealing State resources’ – Gordhan

State capture is about ‘stealing State resources’ – Gordhan

By: Sane Dhlamini     27th July 2017 Former Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Wednesday that State capture was about “stealing State resources” and that it was a no-go area for... 

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Undocumented capture?

Undocumented capture?

Updated 2 hours 28 minutes ago Arguably one of the most telling statements made at last week’s Eskom results presentation was the public assurance given by interim CEO Johnny... 

ICC ruling on South Africa and al-Bashir: pragmatism wins the day

ICC ruling on South Africa and al-Bashir: pragmatism wins the day

27th July 2017 The International Criminal Court (ICC) has finally handed down it’s highly anticipated judgment on South Africa’s failure to arrest Sudanese... 

Political irrationality is ruining South Africa, but can still be stopped

Political irrationality is ruining South Africa, but can still be stopped

27th July 2017 In popular conceptions of what it means to be human is the universal notion that our species - homo sapiens - is essentially rational. It’s... 

A 10-point plan to accelerate orderly land reform in South Africa

A 10-point plan to accelerate orderly land reform in South Africa 

26th July 2017 A more than 365 year history of colonialism and apartheid have indelibly affected land, heritage and human rights in South Africa. Among the vast... 

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 Accelerating Workforce Reskilling for the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Accelerating Workforce Reskilling for the Fourth Industrial Revolution

27th July 2017 Continuous learning lies at the heart of thriving in the context of the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The skills required for most jobs are... 

Governance for growth in Vanuatu: review of a decade of thinking and working politically

Governance for growth in Vanuatu: review of a decade of thinking and working politically

27th July 2017 This report reviews the DFAT-funded Governance for Growth (GfG) programme, which has been supporting economic governance and public financial... 

 Accelerating Gender Parity in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Accelerating Gender Parity in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

26th July 2017 The current moment offers a strategic win-win opportunity to proactively enhance gender equality and prevent widening gender and skills gaps. To... 

Medically Unnecessary Surgeries on Intersex Children in the US

Medically Unnecessary Surgeries on Intersex Children in the US

25th July 2017 Intersex people in the United States are subjected to medical practices that can inflict irreversible physical and psychological harm on them... 

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Statements

SA: eParliaments are here to stay

SA: eParliaments are here to stay

27th July 2017 eParliaments are here to stay and African Parliaments must embrace them if they are to remain relevant and deliver on their mandates, especially... 

Gauteng: Infrastructure Investment lifeblood of Gauteng’s economic transformation agenda

Gauteng: Infrastructure Investment lifeblood of Gauteng’s economic transformation agenda

27th July 2017 The Gauteng Infrastructure Investment Conference kicked off on a high note as delegates which included policy makers, fund and investment managers,... 

SA: Minister Sisulu sends her condolences to the family of fire victims in Phillipi, Cape Town

SA: Minister Sisulu sends her condolences to the family of fire victims in Phillipi, Cape Town

27th July 2017 The Minister of Human Settlements Lindiwe Sisulu would like to send her condolences to Gogo Gertrude Makhanda and her family in Phillipi East, Cape... 

GCIS: Communications Minister honors the late Ronnie Mamoepa

GCIS: Communications Minister honors the late Ronnie Mamoepa

27th July 2017 On  Wednesday 26 July 2017, Communications Minister, Ms Ayanda Dlodlo announced that the GCIS Press Room  will now be called the “Ronnie Mamoepa... 

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Press Offices

Planning for successful mine closure

Planning for successful mine closure

27th July 2017 Doing no harm to the environment is becoming a conscious movement around the globe and in the mining sector this mantra becomes infinitely more... 

Political uncertainty leads to drop in M&A deals in Africa this quarter

Political uncertainty leads to drop in M&A deals in Africa this quarter

25th July 2017 Baker McKenzie’s latest quarterly Cross-border M&A Index shows that there were 17 inbound M&A deals in Africa in the second quarter (Q2) of 2017.... 

Proposed moratorium falls beyond Minister Zane’s powers

Proposed moratorium falls beyond Minister Zane’s powers

25th July 2017 On 19 July 2017, the Minister of Mineral Resources gazetted an invitation to comment on a proposed restriction on the granting of new mining and... 

Spoor & Fisher employees bring to life Mandela’s values

Spoor & Fisher employees bring to life Mandela’s values

24th July 2017 Specialist intellectual property law firm Spoor & Fisher’s commitment to upholding Mandela’s values was shared by its employees and brought to life... 

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