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BLSA Statement on the Anniversary of the Public Protector’s report on State Capture On the anniversary of the publication of the Public Protector of South Africa’s report on state capture, Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) repeated its call for a judicial commission of inquiry into state capture and made the following statement: A year ago,...
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By Alec Hogg For most South Africans, whistle-blower Bianca Goodson is a hero in the war against state capture. She is the whistle-blower who, at great personal risk, named and shamed the Gupta associate Trillian which worked with multinational McKinsey to plunder billions from Eskom. After a short stay as a senior executive at Trillian,...
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Nxasana donates books worth over R12.5 million to Walter Sisulu University  A love of books shared with schools in Alexandra by Future Nation Schools Future Nation Schools celebrated the conclusion of Heritage Month by embracing African literature at their Book Fair and Literary Festival on Saturday, September 30, 2017. In celebration of the Future Nation...
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Share real stories (not fake news) this Heritage Month This Heritage Month, to help promote understanding, trust and reconciliation, social change NGO Heartlines, is encouraging members of the public to share their personal stories. Inspired by their recent film, Beyond The River, the values-inspired campaign called What’s Your Story, will address ideas around culture, identity...
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DEBATING: DOES IT TAKE YEARS OF PRACTICE? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q0bYN_JrCzg An Unlikely World An Unlikely World. This was the theme for the 2017 World Scholars cup; a debating competition that plays host to more than 2000 students from over 50 countries. It was also a world in which three students from Haythorn Secondary school found themselves in...
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 RED BULL BRINGS BIGGEST SOUND SYSTEM BATTLE TO JOZI AKA, DJ Tira, Patoranking and Admiral & Jahseed showdown   One of the world’s most innovative live music experiences – the Red Bull Culture Clash – will storm its way onto the Orlando Stadium stage on 23 September 2017. A sound system battle of epic proportions...
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OFF to SILICON VALLEY! 1GIANTleap GRAND FINALE REVEALS SOUTH AFRICA’S NEXT TECH HERO 1GIANTleap’s startup program finale event, hosted by Edge Growth, took place at the Social Kitchen & Bar at Exclusive Books in Hyde Park, Johannesburg on Wednesday, 16 August 2017. After seven impressive tech entrepreneurs pitched their business ideas to a crowd of respected players...
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 Despite the uncertainty that surrounds us, there is a lot of serious thinking going on! I am a subscriber to the CDE reports, they more than demonstrate the enormous concern that thinking South Africans have for the challenges that confront us. Here are a few examples:- Youth Unemployment: An agenda for Action The Centre for...
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DO YOU WANT TO PLAY POLITICS………….OR TEACH SOME-ONE ELSE TO? South Africans are more politically literate now than they ever have been, but there is still a lot that is misunderstood. So, just like the game Monopoly teaches money ‘literacy’ and the game Scrabble teaches word ‘literacy’ in a fun way, the game eCivix teaches...
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Steuart as a Speaker

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Steuart has done some 500 talks on South Africa's progress since 1994 and SA's prospects for the future'