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Mining: staving off the jobs bloodbath

Mining: staving off the jobs bloodbath

24th March 2017 Gory imagery – such as ‘jobs bloodbath’ – has become common in descriptions of South Africa’s unemployment crisis, conveying not only the failure... 

Africa offers a point of cooperation for Xi and Trump

Africa offers a point of cooperation for Xi and Trump

22nd March 2017 Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump will meet for the first time at Trump’s opulent Mar-a-Lago golf resort in Florida in... 

Fact-checked: Kenyatta’s 2017 State of the Nation Address

Fact-checked: Kenyatta’s 2017 State of the Nation Address

By: Africa Check     20th March 2017 Up for re-election in August, Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta gave a sometimes impassioned defence of his record, pegging it against his 2013... 

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Empathise, dammit! [[[or damn it!]]]

Empathise, dammit! [[[or damn it!]]] 

17th March 2017 Much has been written about the incomprehension of the liberal-left over their countrymen's support of Donald Trump. They have been accused of... 

Government Incentives – Paying it Forward

Government Incentives – Paying it Forward

By: Sane Dhlamini     16th March 2017 Growth, Growth, & More Growth! South Africa’s current economic growth is sluggish.  The Medium Term Budget Speech in 2016 cited a required increase... 

No, there is no ‘miracle recipe’ that cures diabetes

No, there is no ‘miracle recipe’ that cures diabetes

By: Sane Dhlamini     15th March 2017 A Philippine doctor claims to have discovered a recipe – consisting of sweet peppers, eggs and sea salt – that eliminates diabetes “in five... 

Turning tide against cross-border crime

Turning tide against cross-border crime

15th March 2017 Yesterday, the President of the Republic, His Excellency Jacob Zuma visited Umhlabuyalingana Local Municipality as part of efforts aimed at... 

Did Uganda receive more refugees daily in 2016 than many European nations did the whole year?

Did Uganda receive more refugees daily in 2016 than many European nations did the whole year?

By: Africa Check     8th March 2017 Widely hailed as having one of the world’s most welcoming refugee policies, Uganda is nevertheless buckling to provide for an influx of South... 

Is it so bad in Nigeria’s north-east that almost all children under 5 have died?

Is it so bad in Nigeria’s north-east that almost all children under 5 have died?

By: Africa Check     28th February 2017 The terror group Boko Haram has put Nigeria on the world map for the wrong reasons. The group’s atrocities range from the abduction of 200 school... 

Is South Africa ‘feeding its people toxins’, as the IFP alleges?

Is South Africa ‘feeding its people toxins’, as the IFP alleges?

By: Africa Check     27th February 2017 “Why is South Africa poisoning its people?” asked Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, the leader of the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP), in a statement... 

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