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Magashule's appeal delays trial, as he accuses NPA of trying to exclude him from ANC race  

By: News24Wire      23rd September 2022 Suspended African National Congress secretary-general Ace Magashule strongly objected to the postponement of his "asbestos scam" trial to 20... 

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Suspended ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule
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Phala Phala: Ramaphosa meets deadline on Reserve Bank forex probe  

By: News24Wire      23rd September 2022 President Cyril Ramaphosa has met the deadline to answer questions from the SA Reserve Bank on the source of US dollars stolen from his farm, his... 

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Western Cape deputy speaker withdraws from committee probing speaker after pressure from ANC  

By: News24Wire      23rd September 2022 Western Cape legislature Deputy Speaker Beverley Schäfer has recused herself from an appeals committee investigating Speaker Masizole Mnqasela... 

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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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African newspapers can be anti-African too: what my research found

23rd September 2022 Following the recent outbreak of monkeypox in Europe and North America the international news media were accused of bias in their reporting. The... 

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Catholic Parliamentary Liaison Office Director Fr Peter John Pearson

The ANC Policy Conference and Migrants

22nd September 2022 Over the weekend of 29-31 July, the ANC held its 6th National Policy Conference at Nasrec, Gauteng. These conferences are meant to be held... 

African Development Bank

Climate Finance Newsletter - Issue N° 51 - January/August 2022

22nd September 2022 As the premier financial development institution in Africa, the African Development Bank acknowledges that climate finance is crucial for the... 

The Untapped Potential of Great Green Wall Value Chains: An Action Agenda to Scale Restoration in the Sahel

The Untapped Potential of Great Green Wall Value Chains: An Action Agenda to Scale Restoration in the Sahel

22nd September 2022 This report, commissioned by the World Economic Forum’s 1t.org initiative, explores the untapped opportunities from tree crop value chains in the... 

Renewable Energy and Jobs - Annual Review 2022

Renewable Energy and Jobs - Annual Review 2022

22nd September 2022 Jobs are of great importance in any economy. They are especially critical as the energy transition unfolds, given expected changes and disruptions... 

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African Bank Limited And Grindrod Financial Holdings Limited

23rd September 2022  The Tribunal has unconditionally approved the large merger wherein African Bank Limited (“African Bank”) intends purchasing all of the issued... 

Deputy Minister in the Presidency Responsible for State Security Zizi Kodwa

Deputy Minister Kodwa and Premier Makhura pledge to strengthen relations between State Security Agency and Gauteng Province

23rd September 2022 The Deputy Minister in the Presidency Responsible for State Security, Mr. Zizi Kodwa and the Premier of Gauteng, Mr. David Makhura, have today,... 

Loadshedding will continue to be implemented at Stage 5 until Saturday morning, thereafter, Stages 4 and 3 will be implemented until 05:00 on Monday

23rd September 2022 Loadshedding continues to be implemented at Stage 5 until 05:00 on Saturday morning. Thereafter it will be lowered to Stage 4 until 05:00 on... 

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Minister Thulas Nxesi on Labour Relations Act providing protection against victimisation of workers

23rd September 2022 Employment and Labour Minister Thulas Nxesi said despite the myriad of problems in the labour market, the Labour Relations Act (LRA), enacted in... 

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National Treasury's pursuit to eliminate the Dividend Withholding Tax benefit under South African Double Tax Agreements

23rd September 2022 Dividend Withholding Tax (DWT) is levied on distributions that constitute a "dividend", as defined in the Income Tax Act (ITA). This means that a... 

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South Africa: It is not a one-size-fits-all when dismissing employees involved in violent protests says the Constitutional Court

23rd September 2022 The doctrine of common purpose is a well-known principle in criminal law. In essence, if two or more people, having a common purpose to commit a... 

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The State of ICSID Arbitration in Africa

23rd September 2022 The International Centre for the Settlement for Investment Disputes (ICSID) has, since 1966, been recognized widely as the leading institution for... 

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South Africa: Contracting with non-resident contractors and employee tax considerations

22nd September 2022 There are certain Pay-As-you-Earn (PAYE) tax considerations that apply when a South African employer employs a non-South African tax resident... 

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Magazine round up | 23 September 2022

The ANC Policy Conference and Migrants

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