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LEGISLATION
 
A new bill that will set out unique land ceilings for various districts in the country was published in the Government Gazette for public comment. In the...
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SOCIAL GRANTS
 
Eight officials from South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) have been arrested in Mpumalanga for fraud after they allegedly manipulated the system to...
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JUDICIARY
 
President Jacob Zuma is considering designating three new members of the Judicial Service Commission (JSC), the Presidency said on Friday. The Constitution...
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REFUGEES
 
The United Nations (UN) has warned that Uganda is at a "breaking point" as almost 3 000 refugees pour into the country every day from South Sudan, fleeing...
Former President Yahya Jammeh
Former President Yahya Jammeh
 
Gambia said on Thursday it would set up a Truth and Reconciliation Commission and offer reparations to victims of former President Yahya Jammeh's government,...
President Jacob Zuma
President Jacob Zuma
 
The North West government has cancelled plans to erect a multi-million rand, life-sized sculpture of President Jacob Zuma, but intends to build a monument in...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
South African President Jacob Zuma
South African President Jacob Zuma
Acting National Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane
Acting National Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane
 
South African Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane
South African Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane
Western Cape Premier Helen Zille
Western Cape Premier Helen Zille
 
PRASA's ousted acting group CEO Collins Letsoalo
PRASA's ousted acting group CEO Collins Letsoalo
 
 
 
 
 
 

ActionAid is working with poor communities across the world to support them in building their resilience to disasters, climate change and other shocks...

 

As continuous and sometimes remarkably fast economic growth has become more usual in much of the developing world over recent decades, attention has...

 

Pathways to Resilience in Semi-arid Economies (PRISE) Project 3 identifies opportunities for economic transformation and diversification in the...

 

What do we mean by ‘equitable, climate-resilient economic growth’ in semi-arid lands (SALs)? Are fast growth, fair growth and resilient...

 

The internet is creating new opportunities for individuals and businesses across the globe today. However, not everyone is benefitting equally. The...

 

This report collects recent and historic examples of laws, court decisions, military orders, policies, and practice by governments, armed forces,...

 
 
 
 
 
 
In his 10th State of the Nation Address, President Jacob Zuma made a number of claims relating to the country’s water situation. Among those, the president...
 
INSTITUTE OF RACE RELATIONS
 
Gory imagery – such as ‘jobs bloodbath’ – has become common in descriptions of South Africa’s unemployment crisis, conveying not only the failure to create...
 
REAL ECONOMY: CONTINGENT LIABILITIES
 
While much of 2016 was dedicated to junk avoidance, the risk of a downgrade persists, with both Fitch Ratings and S&P Global to decide this year whether to...
Aubrey Matshiqi
Aubrey Matshiqi
 
 
 
POLITICAL INSIGHT
 
The South Africa we fought for is struggling to be reborn. In fact, it is being pushed back into the womb. As we prepare to celebrate 23 years of democracy,...
 
“Financial inclusion” has hit the headlines in South Africa in the wake of a scandal over the distribution of social grants. Mounting evidence suggests the...
 
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
 
By any measure, Africa’s fight against terrorism has been a failure. Since it launched the fight in earnest nearly three decades ago in 1992, in the...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Harry Kalmer
Harry Kalmer
 
 
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Oscar van Heerden
Oscar van Heerden
 
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Fred Khumalo
Fred Khumalo
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Paul Hoffman
Paul Hoffman
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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