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30 April 2017
                       
 
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26 Apr 2017
 
 
 
 
How governments are failing on the right to education
RECOMMENDATION
This report presents important new findings on the right to education from citizen-led research in Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania and Nepal. Unlike most such studies it is the product of research and...
 
 
25 Apr 2017
 
South Sudan says secures $106 mln from donors, will buy food
FAMINE
South Sudan has secured $106-million from the World Bank and the African Development Bank, in part to pay for food imports as millions face starvation and to fund the construction of a road to...
 
 
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...
 
 
20 Apr 2017
 
South Africa's ANC can stay a liberation movement and govern well
THE CONVERSATION
The African National Congress (ANC), South Africa’s governing party, is weakening. It has recently committed some terrible mistakes in government. High on the list of errors is its decision to...
 
 
19 Apr 2017
 
Die Stem adulterates Nkosi Sikelel iAfrika – EFF
POLITICS
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) on Tuesday called for Die Stem to be removed from the national anthem, in celebration of Enoch Sontonga who composed Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrika. Tuesday marks the...
 
 
10 Apr 2017
 
Remembering South African struggle hero Chris Hani: lessons for today
THE CONVERSATION
The “what if” game is popular with the media and the commentariat in South Africa. A popular example is “what if …” South African Communist Party (SACP) leader Chris Hani were still alive. What,...
 
 
22 Mar 2017
 
KZN: KZN welcomes hosting UN World Water Day Summit and Expo
STATEMENT
Somebody once said: “In the future, the wars won’t be fought on the availability of oil and mineral resources, but it will be fought on the availability of water.” KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies...
 
 
17 Mar 2017
 
 
 
Bowmans’ Africa-wide expertise highly rated in Chambers Global Report 2017
BOWMANS
Pan-African law firm Bowmans’ Africa-wide expertise continues to be recognised by international legal ratings organisations including Chambers & Partners, which published its 2017 Global Report on...
 
 
Shipping Update: Stowaways in South Africa
SHEPSTONE & WYLIE
Shepstone & Wylie recently acted for a shipowner ("the Owners") on instructions from its P&I Club, in an application to have trespassers, incorrectly classified by the South African immigration...
 
 
15 Mar 2017
 
Turning tide against cross-border crime
KZN Office of The Premier
Yesterday, the President of the Republic, His Excellency Jacob Zuma visited Umhlabuyalingana Local Municipality as part of efforts aimed at fighting cross border crime.  He was accompanied by...
 
 
13 Mar 2017
 
The legacy of autocratic rule in Tanzania - from Nyerere to life under Magufuli
THE CONVERSATION
The Arusha Declaration of 1967 is a defining document in Tanzania’s and Africa’s post colonial history. It began a process of nationalisation and rural collectivisation which was then replicated in...
 
 
10 Mar 2017
 
Meeting Sub-Saharan Africa’s Frontier Market Financing Needs: More Is Better from the IMF
RECOMMENDATION
An energizing development for IMF staff working on sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) over the past decade was the region's clear growth uptick and progress in reducing poverty relative to earlier periods. I...
 
 
09 Mar 2017
 
 
 
Impact of Africa on South Africa’s economic performance ‘underestimated’ – IMF
ECONOMIC OUTLOOK
Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) is currently the main destination for South African exports and its influence on the economic performance of South Africa is being “underestimated by many commentators”,...
 
 
08 Mar 2017
 
Ghana is 60: An African success story with tough challenges ahead
THE CONVERSATION
Black Africa’s first independent nation celebrated its 60th independence anniversary this week. A pioneer in many ways, Ghana was the first country in sub Saharan Africa to secure independence from...
 
 
03 Mar 2017
 
South Africa can't save itself just by talking the talk. It must walk the walk
THE CONVERSATION
South Africa is fast approaching a crossroads at which it will have to choose between structural reform and a lurch to populist nationalism. So, too, is its governing African National Congress...
 
 
 
                       
 
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