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Why oil is now fuelling peace in South Sudan.
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By Luris Mulla Once again South Sudan’s warring parties, President Salva Kiir and his former vice President Riek Machar and other opposition groups, have signed a new peace deal. The…

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What Kenya can do to ensure local people benefit from its oil industry
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By Melba K. Wasunna Director and Lecturer, Extractives Baraza, Strathmore University Six years ago, Kenya discovered commercially viable oil deposits in the Turkana region. The find is expected to boost…

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Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege for campaigns against sexual violence
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By John Brewer Professor of Post Conflict Studies, Queen’s University Belfast Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege have been awarded the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize for their work in trying to…

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The curious history of the Nobel Peace Prize
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By Richard Gunderman Chancellor’s Professor of Medicine, Liberal Arts, and Philanthropy, Indiana University The news that Juan Manuel Santos of Columbia has received the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize for his…

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THE RIGHT TO STRIKE A BIRTHRIGHT? THE CONTINUING DISCUSSION OVER THE CONSTITUTIONALITY OF SECTIONS 78 AND 81 OF THE LABOUR RELATIONS ACT
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A RIPOSTE TO JOSHUA MALIDZO NYAWAR By Fernandos Ombaso INTRODUCTION NOTE: The words employee and worker have been used interchangeably. The right to strike is the bedrock of harmonious relation…

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