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​Women should design public toilets
​Women should design public toilets
Despite the evolved role of women in society, there are still obstacles that need to be overcome on the path to true transformation. One of these...
Educating Abuja girls to STEM the cost of hi-tech research
Educating Abuja girls to STEM the cost of hi-tech research
Down a quiet tree-lined street on the periphery of Abuja, one of the fastest growing cities in the world, a classroom brims with activity.
Ramaphosa cannot stay silent on Zimbabwe
Ramaphosa cannot stay silent on Zimbabwe
The security forces’ violent crackdown on nationwide protests in Zimbabwe last week was met by deafening silence from the country’s neighbours and the...
The world economy goes Hollywood
The world economy goes Hollywood
LONDON – If there is one useful conclusion that economists and investors can draw from the crazy year that has just ended –...
Ramaphosa talks up SA Inc ahead of World Economic Forum
Ramaphosa talks up SA Inc ahead of World Economic Forum
South Africa has come a long way since February last year, when Cyril Ramaphosa took office — according to the president himself. This will...
Youth is Africa’s prime challenge – but it could be an asset
Youth is Africa’s prime challenge – but it could be an asset
Merely reducing the chronic poverty that African countries face today is a challenge that places high demands on government and necessitates very...
Your guide to surviving 2019
Your guide to surviving 2019
Chances are 2019 will be better than 2018, during which the economy contracted for at least two quarters. It is projected to grow, although not...
Turn Africa’s cities into vertical farms
Turn Africa’s cities into vertical farms
African cities, according to a World Bank report, are home to 472-million people — almost half of Africa’s total population. This number is...
Ex-rulers favourites in Madagascar's high-stakes election
Ex-rulers favourites in Madagascar's high-stakes election
Madagascar votes on Wednesday in a high-stakes election with three ex-presidents the frontrunners to lead the large Indian Ocean island rocked by...
Wits Business School addresses the energy sector skills shortage
Wits Business School addresses the energy sector skills shortage
The energy landscape in Africa is changing dramatically. Opportunities abound for investments, partnerships and other initiatives in the sector,...
The future of the middle class is bleak
The future of the middle class is bleak
Another petrol hike is not what South Africa’s precarious middle class needs. The National Income Dynamics Study (NIDS) will release a report in...
Businesses expected to agree to publish pay ratios at Jobs Summit
Businesses expected to agree to publish pay ratios at Jobs Summit
The two-day Jobs Summit, which kicks off in Johannesburg on Thursday afternoon, is set to agree to a mechanism which will see businesses employing...

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