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Amnesty International SA says DNA backlog denying GBVF victims access to justice

By: Thabi Madiba     3rd October 2022 Amnesty International South Africa said on Monday it is concerned that existing DNA backlogs at forensic science laboratories are denying victims... 

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FATF greylisting provides impetus to get South Africa's commercial crime-fighting system up to scratch – BLSA

By: Schalk Burger     3rd October 2022 The work being done to reduce the chance that South Africa will be greylisted by global anti-money laundering and terrorist financing body the... 

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Ramaphosa to make state visit to UK

By: Reuters     3rd October 2022 South African President Cyril Ramaphosa will make a state visit to Britain, Buckingham Palace said on Monday, the first such visit since King... 

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Can Africa outdo its election riggers?

26th September 2022 Can the political opposition win elections even when the incumbent government is determined to remain in power at all costs? This is a challenge... 

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Heritage Day: Our Diversity Unites Us

23rd September 2022 It is true that change is good and it takes time. The same can be said of tradition, but tradition also tracks and reflects time, casting our... 

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Celebrating South African Youth Culture and Heritage

23rd September 2022 Youth culture is one of the fastest growing cultures globally. Whether it is music, fashion, language or even business, young people across the... 

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South Africa has a new traditional courts bill. But it doesn’t protect indigenous practices

23rd September 2022 After 14 years of highly controversial amendments, South Africa’s parliament has finally approved the Traditional Courts Bill. The Bill now awaits... 

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The Future of Progress: Halfway into the Sustainable Development Goals era, it’s time to change our approach

The Future of Progress: Halfway into the Sustainable Development Goals era, it’s time to change our approach

20th September 2022 We are data people, and this is a data report. Sort of. In 2015, leaders from 193 countries agreed to the Sustainable Development Goals—the SDGs.... 

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ESG Pulse Check: Getting the Basics Right for Start-ups and Venture Capital Firms

15th September 2022 While venture capital firms are a critical force in shaping the future as they invest in the leading start-ups and disruptive technologies, the... 

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State of Quantum Computing: Building a Quantum Economy

15th September 2022 Quantum computing is developing rapidly, with government and business investment reaching $35.5-billion globally, but the technology has not... 

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The Emperor’s New Clothes: What’s new about the EU’s Global Gateway?

15th September 2022 In 2021, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen presented the EU Global Gateway in her State of the Union speech. She claimed it was... 

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eThekwini failure to address infrastructure collapse a huge blow to the local economy

eThekwini failure to address infrastructure collapse a huge blow to the local economy

6th October 2022 The recent KwaZulu-Natal floods have brought to light the eThekwini municipality’s failure to address collapsing infrastructure. From being... 

ActionSA’s Senate Resolves to Review Approach to Coalitions

ActionSA’s Senate Resolves to Review Approach to Coalitions

6th October 2022 ActionSA concluded a Senate meeting yesterday which was dedicated exclusively to discuss the future of coalitions. The meeting was convened in the... 

Reversing suicide, mental health crisis in Africa

6th October 2022 World Health Organization (WHO) today launched a campaign to raise awareness and spur action for suicide prevention in the African region, which... 

IFP to Lodge Grievance with SAHRC on Behalf of Flood Victims

IFP to Lodge Grievance with SAHRC on Behalf of Flood Victims

6th October 2022 The IFP will lodge an official grievance with the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) against the ANC government in KwaZulu-Natal. This... 

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What restraint, they were my clients

15th September 2022 For some or other reason there seems to be a misplaced perception amongst employees in South Africa that employers cannot enforce trade restraints... 

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Electricity generation licencing exemptions

15th September 2022 President Cyril Ramaphosa announced in his address of 25 July 2022 that in order to end load-shedding it was urgently necessary to add more... 

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Fasken advises Lenders on the financial close of two registered 100 MW energy projects

By: Creamer Media Reporter      14th September 2022 Fasken is proud to have advised the Lenders on the financial close of two registered 100 MW energy projects. The first two 100 MW energy projects... 

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Code Of Good Practice: Protest Action to Promote or Defend Socio-Economic Interests of Workers

14th September 2022 On 2 September 2022, the Executive Director of the National Economic Development and Labour Council (“NEDLAC“) issued the ‘Code of Good Practice:... 

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