Latest News for: Pretoria law


Michael Akafia appointed new President of Ghana Chamber of Mines

B & FT Online 27 May 2024
... the University of Pretoria, Qualifying Certificate in Law from the Ghana School of Law, an LLB from the University of Ghana School of Law and a BA (Econs & Geog) from the University of Cape Coast.

There is no genocide in Gaza Biden

Beijing News 21 May 2024
The US leader has promised to ?always stand with Israel? ... Ireland announced in March that it would support Pretoria's case, calling Israel's actions in Gaza a "blatant violation of international humanitarian law on a mass scale." ... ( .

Understanding the law-making process: The journey of the NHI Bill

Independent online (SA) 20 May 2024
On Wednesday, President Cyril Ramaphosa officially signed the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill into law during a ceremony at the Union Buildings in Pretoria ... The President's assent marked the final step, enacting the Bill into law.

What you need to know about NHI and its implementation over the years

Independent online (SA) 19 May 2024
President Cyril Ramaphosa signed the NHI Bill into law at the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Wednesday, May 15. While the implementation of the bill is still on ice, Phaahla outlined a lead-in timeline for the much-talked-about bill ... - General taxes.

South Africa Advocates for Gaza by Urging Legal Action Against Israel’s Offensive in Rafah

OWP 18 May 2024
However, according to Reuters, Israel in response to this accusation said it is “acting per international law in Gaza, and has called South Africa’s genocide case baseless and accused Pretoria of acting as the legal arm of Hamas”.

Don't dump your medical yet, says Health Minister after NHI Bill signed into law

Independent online (SA) 16 May 2024
“Keep your medical scheme for now,” Health Minister Joe Phaahla has urged those with medical aid coverage ... On Wednesday, President Cyril Ramaphosa officially signed into law the NHI Bill at the Union Buildings in Pretoria ...

The Gruesome Frontier of Thermobaric Weapons

Truth Dig 16 May 2024
International humanitarian law is utterly inadequate as it stands today to address this particular weapon,” says Stuart Maslen, a law professor who specializes in weapons law at the University of Pretoria in South Africa.

News24 | D-Day for SA as Ramaphosa prepares 'very special pen' to sign NHI Bill ...

News24 15 May 2024
All eyes will be firmly on President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday when he finally signs the much-anticipated National Health Insurance Bill into law with a "very special" pen at the Union Buildings in Pretoria ... .

South Africa Signs Universal Health Law Despite Pushback

MENA FN 15 May 2024
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) AFP Pretoria. South Africa's president Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday signed a new law which aims to provide universal healthcare, two weeks before a general election and ... .