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23 January 2017
                       
 
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20 Jan 2017
 
 
Gambia's Jammeh offered last chance for peaceful exit before troops advance
POLITICS
West African leaders said it was no longer possible for Gambia's veteran leader Yahya Jammeh to stay in power as regional military forces stood ready to advance on the capital Banjul on Friday....
 
 
SAPS: Acting National Commissioner General Khomotso Phahlane confirms meeting with IPID investigators
STATEMENT
The Acting National Commissioner of the South African Police Service, Lieutenant General Khomotso Phahlane, confirms that he met with Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID)...
 
 
Australian dentists combat dental disease across Africa
HEALTH
Australian charity organisation Bridge2Aid Australia is making strides in helping African countries combat dental disease through training programmes. Bridge2Aid trains health workers to carry out...
 
 
Norton Rose Fulbright bolsters presence in South Africa
NORTON ROSE FULBRIGHT
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has announced that Keller Snyman Schelhase, Cape Town, will join Norton Rose Fulbright, effective 1 February 2017. Established in 2012 Keller Snyman Schelhase...
 
 
Investigation an assault on character and integrity - Phahlane
INVESTIGATION
Acting National Police Commissioner Lieutenant General Khomotso Phahlane on Thursday said he considered the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) investigation against him an assault...
 
 
19 Jan 2017
 
GCIS: Statement by John Jeffrey on Cybercrimes and Cybersecurity Bill
STATEMENT
Technological advances have been gone beyond our wildest imagination. But with great technological advances, come greater risks. Research shows that our country’s comparatively high levels of...
 
 
 
 
Support outside court for EFF student
PROTESTS
There was a small contingent of supporters for Fees Must Fall student Bonginkosi Khanyile ahead of his pre-trial conference at Durban Magistrate's Court on Thursday. Khanyile has enjoyed a large...
 
 
18 Jan 2017
 
China: Xi Jinping: Address by Chinese President, at the World Economic Forum, Davos, Switzerland (18/01/2017)
Topics
People from around the world come here to exchange ideas and insights, which broaden their vision.
 
 
Minister Pravin Gordhan presents 2017 National Budget
What's On
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan will present the National Budget to Parliament on 22 February 2017. Lockups have been arranged for journalists in Cape Town and Pretoria, allowing access to the...
 
 
DCS: Commissioner Zach Modise on overcrowding in correctional centres
STATEMENT
Correctional Services National Commissioner Zach Modise has urged the various departments in the Justice, Crime Prevention and Security (JCPS) Cluster to play their role in reducing overcrowding in...
 
 
Davos boosts platinum fuel cell outlook with hydrogen council launch
PLATINUM
Hydrogen-powered fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) offer the most natural solution for emission-free vehicles, discharging only water and requiring negligible change to current driving and...
 
 
THINK AGAIN: Can Burundi bury the ghosts of its troubled past?
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
Last week, a mass grave was discovered in a village in central Burundi. Builders, breaking ground for a new school, uncovered the skeletal remains of more than 1 000 people who had been hastily...
 
 
17 Jan 2017
 
WC: Economic impact of fires to be assessed
STATEMENT
Fires raging across the Western Cape have had a devastating effect on the agriculture and tourism sectors. Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, said he had requested detail on the...
 
 
 
 
Da Cruz and Another v City of Cape Town and Another (6561/2015) [2017] ZAWCHC 1
HIGH COURT
Section 7(1) of the National Building Regulations and Building Standards Act 103 of 1977 (‘the Building Act’)[1] has been a fecund root of litigation and the subject of strikingly divergent...
 
 
 
 
"Eskom wrong about renewable energy costs"
OPINION
Eskom claims that renewable energy is causing a “net loss to the economy”, but if we look into the future and beyond vested interests, it is easy to see that renewable energy is now the cheapest...
 
 
 
                       
 
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