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23 May 2017
                       
 
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10 May 2017
 
 
Human Rights Victims lose out in the ICC debacle
SAIIA
On 24 March, the International Criminal Court (ICC) issued its first order awarding financial compensation – on an individual basis – to the victims of the Bogoro village attack in 2003 in the...
 
 
09 May 2017
 
Congo's Kabila names transitional govt, defying main opposition
POLITICS
Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila on Tuesday named a new transitional government, state television said, defying opponents who say he is in violation of a previous agreement....
 
 
04 May 2017
 
West Africa issues a wake-up call to tyrants
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
Last week’s decision by the Appeals Chamber of the Extraordinary African Chambers (EAC) in the courts of Senegal to uphold the conviction and life sentence of former Chadian dictator Hissène Habré...
 
 
03 May 2017
 
Abahlali: Protest against oppression in the DRC
STATEMENT
On the 04th May 2017 the Congolese Solidarity Campaign will organize a protesting picketing. It will take place outside the Durban International Convention Center hall. The event will start at...
 
 
25 Apr 2017
 
SADC releases recommendations on Congo
POLITICS
The Troika Ministerial Assessment Follow Up Mission of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) has released its recommendations following a visit to the Democratic Republic of the Congo...
 
 
24 Apr 2017
 
Peacebuilding in Africa: why the media matters
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
The appointment of United Nations (UN) Secretary-General António Guterres in January has many wondering how he will take forward the recommendations of three major UN reviews on peacebuilding,...
 
 
20 Apr 2017
 
New divisions threaten stability in the DRC
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
Two political accords and three prime ministers later, and four months after Congolese President Joseph Kabila was due to leave office at the end of his second mandate, credible elections and...
 
 
18 Apr 2017
 
DHA: Home Affairs on status of DRC National Paul Joseph Mukungubila
STATEMENT
The Department of Home Affairs has noted media reports regarding a national of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Paul Joseph Mukungubila, who had entered the Republic of South Africa as...
 
 
11 Apr 2017
 
Rwanda adds to energy mix with first peat-fired power plant in Africa
THE CONVERSATION
Rwanda recently celebrated the opening of its first peat-fired power plant at Gishoma in the far west of the country, a $39.2M project. It is the first of its kind in Africa. Another larger peat...
 
 
06 Apr 2017
 
LRC: High Court orders Home Affairs to register birth of child born to foreign mother
STATEMENT
On 4 April 2017, the Grahamstown High Court ordered the Department of Home Affairs to register the birth of Mr Lawrence Naki’s daughter. This was after the Legal Resources Centre challenged the...
 
 
Gordhan’s firing – why did it happen and what will happen next?
INSTITUTE FOR RACE RELATIONS
What explains the allegedly irrational decisions taken by the South African government over recent days? Two explanations suggest themselves. The first is that the decisions were not irrational,...
 
 
Zuma hosts president of CAR
POLITICS
President Jacob Zuma welcomed President Faustin-Archange Touadera of the Central African Republic (CAR) for talks at the Presidential Guesthouse in Pretoria on Wednesday. The aim was to strengthen...
 
 
23 Mar 2017
 
DA: Phumzile Van Damme says DA congratulates Stevens Mokgalapa MP on his election as President of the Africa Liberal Network
STATEMENT
The DA congratulates Shadow Minister of International Relations and Co-operation, Stevens Mokgalapa MP, on his election as the President of the Africa Liberal Network (ALN) during its 13th General...
 
 
14 Mar 2017
 
AU to keep building on progress to curb WMD
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
In 2016, the United Nations (UN) 1540 Committee conducted a major exercise with two clear aims: firstly, to take stock of the implementation of UN Security Council resolution 1540, and secondly, to...
 
 
03 Mar 2017
 
South African maize production doubles despite droughts worsening across East Africa
MAIZE
As drought and worsening food security hits swathes of East Africa, maize harvests in Southern Africa, previously slashed by El Niño, are forecast to recover this year, with South Africa’s output...
 
 
 
                       
 
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