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Are 30 of Nigeria’s 36 states behind on pension payouts?

Are 30 of Nigeria’s 36 states behind on pension payouts?

By: Africa Check     26th June 2017 For ensuring the welfare of pensioners in their states, the Nigerian Union of Pensioners presented 6 governors with excellence awards at the end of... 

The Revolutionary Mining Charter is irrational and divisive

The Revolutionary Mining Charter is irrational and divisive 

23rd June 2017 On June 15, 2017, the Mineral Resources Minister announced to South Africa and the whole world the birth of the Reviewed Broad-Based Economic... 

WHO figure wrong: 11% of births in sub-Saharan Africa to teen mothers – not 50%

WHO figure wrong: 11% of births in sub-Saharan Africa to teen mothers – not 50%

By: Africa Check     22nd June 2017 The World Health Organization has withdrawn the claim from their French website as a result of this fact-check. “The 50% is definitely wrong, and... 

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Have black peoples’ lives improved after apartheid?

Have black peoples’ lives improved after apartheid? 

20th June 2017 When South Africa transitioned into democracy in 1994, socio-economic conditions were disheartening, especially amongst Blacks. Nelson Mandela’s... 

Are fewer than 6 000 babies born HIV+ every year in SA, as Zuma said?

Are fewer than 6 000 babies born HIV+ every year in SA, as Zuma said?

By: Africa Check     15th June 2017 South Africa is respected for its achievements in fighting HIV and AIDS since he took office, President Jacob Zuma told parliamentarians recently.... 

SA minister got it wrong on Africa’s population growth

SA minister got it wrong on Africa’s population growth

By: Africa Check     13th June 2017 Minister in the presidency for planning, monitoring and evaluation, Jeff Radebe, made a bold claim about Africa’s population growth at South... 

No growth and no-go leaders

No growth and no-go leaders

12th June 2017 The political-economic scene is dominated by poor growth numbers; the Zille and Zuma conflict in the DA and ANC respectively; two reports on state... 

Why the idea of a ‘national mining champion’ is meretricious

Why the idea of a ‘national mining champion’ is meretricious

9th June 2017 The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author's and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of... 

 How ANC presidential elections trump South Africa’s constitution

How ANC presidential elections trump South Africa’s constitution

1st June 2017 South Africa’s Constitution is clear on a number of issues related to the relationship between the country’s parliament and its executive. It lays... 

Levels of child sexual abuse in South Africa even higher than activist claimed

Levels of child sexual abuse in South Africa even higher than activist claimed

By: Africa Check     1st June 2017 Violence against women and children has dominated South African newspaper headlines and radio chat shows. Recently, an activist told a talk show... 

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