SACP Takes On Zuma – ‘We Can’t Keep Quiet’

[Daily Maverick] The South African Communist Party is taking on President Jacob Zuma and the ANC. It’s part of a broad coalition building against the president’s move to replace the finance minister. The question is: Will its efforts make an impact? By…

[Daily Maverick] The South African Communist Party is taking on President Jacob Zuma and the ANC. It's part of a broad coalition building against the president's move to replace the finance minister. The question is: Will its efforts make an impact? By GREG NICOLSON.

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Why South Africa’s Courts Cannot Rein in a Delinquent Government

[The Conversation Africa] South Africans sighed with relief when the Constitutional Court recently handed down a judgment in the country’s social grant saga, averting a catastrophic constitutional crisis. About 17 million social grant beneficiaries wou…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africans sighed with relief when the Constitutional Court recently handed down a judgment in the country's social grant saga, averting a catastrophic constitutional crisis. About 17 million social grant beneficiaries would not be left without support.

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Amie Sillah Calls for Proportional Representation in Parliament

[The Point] Amie Sillah, National Assembly candidate for the People’s Democratic Organisation for Independence and Socialism (PDOIS), has called for proportional representation of women in parliament.

[The Point] Amie Sillah, National Assembly candidate for the People's Democratic Organisation for Independence and Socialism (PDOIS), has called for proportional representation of women in parliament.

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SA Fine Tunes Strategy to Close Skills Gap

[SAnews.gov.za] Midrand -The Human Resource Development Council of South Africa (HRDCSA) has adopted a revised strategy to put the country on a path of closing its skills gap.

[SAnews.gov.za] Midrand -The Human Resource Development Council of South Africa (HRDCSA) has adopted a revised strategy to put the country on a path of closing its skills gap.

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15 Child Trafficking Cases Detected At OR Tambo Airport

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Since January, the Department of Home Affairs has dealt with 15 cases of child trafficking at the OR Tambo International Airport, says Minister Malusi Gigaba.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Since January, the Department of Home Affairs has dealt with 15 cases of child trafficking at the OR Tambo International Airport, says Minister Malusi Gigaba.

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