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Ethiopia’s ethnic violence shows Abiy’s vulnerability

Ethiopia's Prime Minister looks increasingly vulnerable as he faces deep divisions in the ruling coalition and simmering ethnic conflicts

Border kids search for a better life

Unaccompanied Mozambican teenagers regularly attempt to cross into South Africa

May takes trade-touting tour to Nigeria

China is currently Nigeria's biggest trading partner with Abuja importing some $7-billion in goods from Beijing

Resource scarcity, climate change linked to conflict and displacement

Resource scarcity is dangerous in politically unstable states, where climate change has already been linked to violent conflict and communal upheaval

Activist probed for human trafficking offences after saving drowning migrants

Although many view Helena Maleno's actions as humane, she is now under investigation in Morocco for human trafficking offences.

A tale of human traffickers and Libyan slave markets

Hundreds of African refugees are being bought and sold in "slave markets" across Libya, but many do not survive the journey across the desert.

Rough estimates: Millions of Zimbabweans abroad

In 2000 - as political tension and violence flared and an economic meltdown struck - millions of Zimbabweans left the country. Where are they now?

Horror and uncertainty on Sudan’s stricken border

As fighting erupted on the Sudanese border, families fled as the army bombed the border town of Jau -- displacing a further 31 700 people.

Pro-Ouattara forces reach Ivorian capital

Forces loyal to Côte d'Ivoire's presidential claimant Alassane Ouattara reached the country's official capital.

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Demolition of hope in Hangberg

The City of Cape Town in June twice knocked down structures on land allocated for other purposes. The city says these were not evictions; residents ask why no police are available for rapes and murders

Corruption allegations: It’s a family affair at Dihlabeng municipality

The mayor, her relatives and their friends keep landing lucrative tenders and using state resources. Yet Lindiwe Makhalema has failed to declare the list of her relationships with people and companies benefiting from the municipality

AG’s report reveals the municipalities where money goes to waste

Municipalities are in complete disarray, with many of them flagged by the auditor-general for deliberate lack of accountability and tolerance for transgressions by political and administrative leadership while billions are squandered.

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Municipal audit outcomes reveal public sector financial management must be professionalised

SAICA calls for a review of the mandatory minimum skills and qualifications required for all key financial management positions within the public sector

Eleven ways to protect yourself against fraud

While financial services firms work continuously to improve security, fraudsters are always devising new plans to circumvent the latest safety measures

Security and Compliance Evolution in the Data Revolution

Organisations must adopt a risk-based approach to compliance and rely on technology to mitigate that risk and on people and process controls as well

Covid-19 vs Child Nutrition

Children are being impacted severely across the world because of things such as reduced immunisation as health services prioritise treating Covid-19 cases

MTN’s network innovation sees 5G launched at 100 sites countrywide

MTN South Africa has launched its widely accessible 5G network – the first of MTN’s 21 operations across Africa and the Middle East

Economic ramifications of Covid-19

There is an opportunity for business and government in collaboration to galvanise and work together, and present ourselves as a viable destination for investment

BCX empowers its finance staff with professional accounting qualifications

'For the finance function to go beyond the numbers we need to be professional and we cannot leave out the financial control experts'

Ensuring no prospective CA(SA) is left behind

Sizwe Nxasana talks about the macro-economic impact our country will suffer if the accountancy profession fails to transform its pipeline in the pandemic

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