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Every Bosasa contact with govt was tainted with bribes, says Agrizzi 

By: African News Agency      17th January 2019 Former Bosasa chief operating officer Angelo Agrizzi on Thursday said that his former employer was involved in a grand scheme of paying bribes to... 

Every Bosasa contact with govt was tainted with bribes, says Agrizzi
Former Bosasa COO Angelo Agrizzi
SARB holds rate as CPI outlook improves

SARB holds rate as CPI outlook improves 

By: Reuters     17th January 2019 South Africa's central bank kept its benchmark repo rate unchanged as expected at 6.75% on Thursday, saying it had taken note of an improvement in... 

ANC, DA welcome expanded SIU probe into Life Esidimeni

ANC, DA welcome expanded SIU probe into Life Esidimeni 

By: News24Wire      17th January 2019 President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed an amended proclamation to broaden the terms of reference of the Special Investigating Unit's (SIU) probe into... 

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 How Uganda and UNHCR failed refugees

How Uganda and UNHCR failed refugees

17th January 2019 Uganda hosts Africa’s largest refugee population and is heralded as a model of progressive refugee policies. But damning 2018 reports have revealed... 

Towards healthy ecosystems in 2019

Towards healthy ecosystems in 2019

17th January 2019 I spent the early part of December 2018 in Katowice, Poland, witnessing the complex discussions on climate change unfold at COP24. This was my... 

‘Project Rescue Nigeria’: Fact-checking Oby Ezekwesili’s presidential manifesto

‘Project Rescue Nigeria’: Fact-checking Oby Ezekwesili’s presidential manifesto

17th January 2019 On 16 February 2019, Nigerians will head to the polls to choose a new president. One candidate is Obiageli Ezekwesili, who has twice served as a... 

Bold steps Mnangagwa should be taking instead of fiddling with the petrol price

Bold steps Mnangagwa should be taking instead of fiddling with the petrol price

16th January 2019 When economically challenged rulers try to run nations, especially fragile ones, they can easily make mistakes. In the past few weeks demonstrators... 

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The Global Risks Report 2019

The Global Risks Report 2019

17th January 2019 The Global Risks Report 2019 is published against a backdrop of worrying geopolitical and geo-economic tensions. If unresolved, these tensions will... 

Renewable Energy Market Analysis: GCC 2019

Renewable Energy Market Analysis: GCC 2019

16th January 2019 Renewable energy has advanced rapidly in the Global Cooperation Council (GCC) countries since 2014. The project pipeline reached almost 7 gigawatts... 

 Dialogue Series on New Economic and Social Frontiers: Shaping the New Economy in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Dialogue Series on New Economic and Social Frontiers: Shaping the New Economy in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

15th January 2019 Unfolding technological developments pose a significant challenge in terms of the depth of economic and social transformation needed for their... 

Renewable Energy: A Gender Perspective

Renewable Energy: A Gender Perspective

14th January 2019 Renewable energy employs about 32% women, compared to 22% in the energy sector overall. Still, within renewables, women’s participation in science,... 

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Statements

SACP: SACP calls for unconditional immediate release of former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo by the ICC

SACP: SACP calls for unconditional immediate release of former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo by the ICC

Updated 7 hours ago On Wednesday, 16 January 2019 the SACP welcomed the decision announced on Tuesday, 15 January 2019 by the International Criminal Court (ICC) for... 

UNTU: Female train driver and female metro guard attacked in separate incidents

UNTU: Female train driver and female metro guard attacked in separate incidents

17th January 2019 Furious commuters who were fed-up with the slow Metrorail trains attacked two single mothers of the United National Transport Union (UNTU) in two... 

CW: Zondo Commission: government officials kept loyal to Bosasa with bribes

CW: Zondo Commission: government officials kept loyal to Bosasa with bribes

17th January 2019 Day two of testimony from former Bosasa executive Angelo Agrizzi started off on a charged note, with video evidence that showed CEO Gavin Watson... 

SAOU: Grey College Application for Appeal by Gov Body Dismissed

SAOU: Grey College Application for Appeal by Gov Body Dismissed

17th January 2019 It is well known that the SAOU is a party to the case in the matter between the principal and the Grey College Governing Body. The SAOU also... 

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Press Offices

An Introduction To Memorana Of Incorporation (“Moi(s)”)

An Introduction To Memorana Of Incorporation (“Moi(s)”)

17th January 2019 Under South African law the first document that breathes life into a company’s legal framework, is its Memorandum of Incorporation (hereinafter... 

Cleaning Up The Misconceptions Surrounding The Debts Of A Deceased Person

Cleaning Up The Misconceptions Surrounding The Debts Of A Deceased Person

16th January 2019 In South Africa, there are common misconceptions that your debt dies along with you or alternatively, that a loved one’s debt has died along with... 

DLA Piper Tops League Tables For M&A In Africa

DLA Piper Tops League Tables For M&A In Africa

14th January 2019 For the ninth consecutive year DLA Piper earned the top legal advisor ranking globally for M&A (based on deal count), according to Mergermarket's... 

Sexual harassment no longer tolerated in the workplace - Rustenburg Platinum Mines Limited case

Sexual harassment no longer tolerated in the workplace - Rustenburg Platinum Mines Limited case

14th January 2019 More than ever before, the spotlight has been shone on sexual harassment in the workplace and more victims are telling their stories. In Rustenburg... 

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May elections: what is the price of an ANC electoral victory?

Has Cyril Ramaphosa’s position weakened and, if so, what are the consequences?

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