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Same-sex marriage rights around the world

Raw Story 18 Jun 2024
With Thai lawmakers voting to legalize same-sex marriage Tuesday, we look at the situation across the globe ... - Africa ... South Africa is the sole nation on the African continent to allow gay marriage, which it legalized in 2006.

Political landscapes are shifting, but beware anti-democratic forces

Mail Guardian South Africa 18 Jun 2024
... Commission of South Africa (IEC) ... Like the US, South Africa has legal avenues for contesting election outcomes and putting forward any valid claims of impropriety that might change the results.

‘God destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah’: Why the Western push to promote LGBTQ in this African ...

Russia Today 18 Jun 2024
South Africa remains the only African country to have legalized homosexuality while others such as Rwanda have rejected discussions on the issue. Legal landscape ... Following from that, some African countries such as South Africa and Mozambique sodomy.

CE proud Macao relying less on gaming

China Daily 18 Jun 2024
One notable success of this effort has been the growing market for Macao's Chinese patent medicines in Portuguese-speaking countries, especially in Africa.

Nile Basin countries urged to utilize Nile River for common development 16 Jun 2024
Noting that lack of financial and technical capacities remains a challenge to utilize the Nile, the longest river in Africa, Kasimbazi said Nile Basin countries need to establish a legal framework to ...

Eye on the Middle East | The BRICS has cemented its position on Israel

Hindustan Times 16 Jun 2024
Supplemented by South Africa spearheading an international diplomatic and legal effort against Israel’s war in Gaza (including a genocide charge at the ICJ), the BRICS had all the ingredients ...

Addressing Change of Nigeria’s National Anthem

This Day 15 Jun 2024
We are black people in Africa, the British have left, and we still insist on wearing white wigs as a symbol of our “colonial legal tradition”, even though US white American descendants of Europeans, ...

UN warns ‘clandestine’ cross-border FGM undermines bans

Al Jazeera 14 Jun 2024
list of 2 itemslist 1 of 2Girls in Africa have every right to be children ... Though most countries in Africa have criminalised the practice, the report said some were serving as “transnational FGM hubs”.

Sabinet National Legislation (NetLaw): Your compass in the complex world of legislation

Independent online (SA) 14 Jun 2024
Whether you are a legal professional, researcher, or organisation seeking content on updated legislation, Sabinet NetLaw is your ultimate companion in finding and staying compliant with South Africa's legal framework.

South Africa Legalizes Cannabis!

Rumble 13 Jun 2024
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Zuma’s party seeks to block election of next South African president

Russia Today 13 Jun 2024
According to results announced by South Africa’s Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), the ANC obtained 40.18% of the vote ... Read more Africa’s oldest liberation movement must choose left or right.

R1m in cyptocurrency passes through Pick n Pay tills a month

Independent online (SA) 13 Jun 2024
While this is insignificant in terms of its overall sales, the retailer, South Africa’s second largest, says its innovation in terms of its pay stack allows customers to use a variety of payment methods.

Attorney-client privilege shouldn’t help oligarchs evade Russia sanctions

The Hill 13 Jun 2024
Thanks to strong confidentiality shields in our legal system, some U.S ... must subject lawyers to basic anti-money-laundering safeguards, and it can do so without harming the legal profession.

FNB sees increased demand of Krugerrands on its trading platforms

Independent online (SA) 13 Jun 2024
“Krugerrands are highly liquid in the South African market making them a preferred choice among seasoned investors and collectors alike and are considered a legal tender in South Africa, but their real value lies in their gold content.

“Lay a Strong Foundation for All Children”

Human Rights Watch 13 Jun 2024
Ten years later, in 2007, Uganda became the first country in sub-Saharan Africa to introduce universal secondary education (USE) ... In 2007, Uganda became the first country in sub-Saharan Africa to introduce universal secondary education (USE).

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