Daily Archives : 21st July 2014

Africa's youth bulge is not enough to explain the continent's levels of unemployment. Photograph: Martin Godwin

Africa’s high youth unemployment

Africa’s high youth unemployment: is population to blame?   by Tighisti Amare Sub-Saharan Africa has the fastest population growth projected between now and 2050 and the highest youth population in the world.  It is crucial that governments factor this ‘youth bulge’ into national…

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Bheki Makhubu (AFP) - Mail and Guardian

No justice for monarchy critics

Judge convicts editor and human rights lawyer for criticising Chief Justice. Human rights lawyer Thulani Maseko and editor of ‘The Nation’ magazine Bheki Makhubu were convicted for contempt of court on Thursday, 17 July by High Court Judge Mpendulo Simelane….

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