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EFF leader Julius Malema
EFF leader Julius Malema
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POLITICS
 
The decision not to immediately proceed with plans to suspend Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) MPs vindicates the party, its MP Mbuyiseni Ndlozi said on...
 
The world's "disastrously inadequate response" to West Africa's Ebola outbreak means many people are dying needlessly, the head of the World Bank said on...
al Shabaab militants
al Shabaab militants
 
US military forces carried out an operation on Monday against al Shabaab militants in Somalia, a US Department of Defense spokesperson said. "We are...
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FOOD SECURITY
 
The world's worst Ebola epidemic has put harvests at risk and sent food prices soaring in West Africa, the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) said on...
 
Nigeria has a third confirmed case of Ebola in the oil hub of Port Harcourt, bringing the country's total confirmed infections to 17, with 271 people under...
Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor
Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor
 
South Africa did not produce enough graduate engineers, which was worrying, as good engineering made a significant contribution to social welfare, Science...
 
 
 
 
World Bank President Jim Yong Kim
World Bank President Jim Yong Kim
Updated 1 hour 28 minutes ago
 
podcast
Lesotho’s Prime Minister Thomas Thabane
Lesotho’s Prime Minister Thomas Thabane
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa
PJ Powers
PJ Powers
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Herman Mashaba
Herman Mashaba
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

The complex articulation between the cost of, and access to, energy; the effects of poverty; and the needs of families, especially poor families, speaks...

 

Schedule of Parliament – September 1,...

 

The Peace and Security Council (PSC) has an important role to play in supporting talks on the situation in Mali taking place in Algiers. The conclusion...

 

The African Union’s (AU) new judicial organ, the African Court for Justice and Human Rights (ACJHR), is envisaged to be a tool to address pressing...

 

Two and a half years following the start of the crisis in Mali, in January 2012, which led to the intervention of the French army one year later, the...

 

South Africa–China relations are developing at a steady pace, from the onset of formal diplomatic ties in 1998 to the multi-faceted partnership we...

 
 
 
 
 
 
On 25 June 2014, the defence team of Germain Katanga, former commander of the Force de résistance patriotique en Ituri (FPRI) in the Democratic Republic of...
 
ECONOMIC INTEGRATION
 
Could an Airbus-like template revive Africa’s stalled economic integration? Mandela Institute for Development Studies founder and director Dr Nkosana Moyo...
 
Deloitte & Touche
 
If the US model is anything to go by, the path to South African economic recovery lies in greater productivity through more flexible labour laws, and...
 
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
 
Guy Scott was conspicuous by his pallor as the only white leader present at United States (US) President Barack Obama’s US-Africa summit in Washington...
 
While President Zuma has spent the week on a rest cure in Russia, the big story that has dominated the headlines and cluttered the news pages for the past...
 
It is now officially confirmed: Joko Widodo, widely known as Jokowi, has been proclaimed the democratically elected President of the quarter-of-a-billion...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Intellectual Property Law
 
Intellectual Property Law
 
Intellectual Property Law
GARETH HOWARD Coastal areas desperately require enhanced protection
GARETH HOWARD Coastal areas desperately require enhanced protection
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PJ Powers
PJ Powers
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Herman Mashaba
Herman Mashaba
Stanlib economist Kevin Lings
Stanlib economist Kevin Lings
Sunday Times journalist Mzilikazi wa Afrika
Sunday Times journalist Mzilikazi wa Afrika
Sorbet CEO Ian Fuhr
Sorbet CEO Ian Fuhr
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Investigative reporter De Wet Potgieter
Investigative reporter De Wet Potgieter
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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