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High Court considers the impact of loadshedding on fundamental constitutional human rights
On Friday, 5 May 2023, a full court of the Gauteng Division of the High Court sitting in Pretoria delivered a judgment in United Democratic Movement and Others v Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd and Others Case No: 5779/2023, compelling the Minister of Public Enterprises (Minister) to take all reasonable steps within 60 days from the date of the order, whether in conjunction with other organs of state or not, to ensure that there is sufficient supply or generation of electricity to prevent any interruption of supply as a result of loadshedding to all public health facilities, public schools and police stations.
Directors’ duties as they approach the abyss
A director is required at all times to act in the best interests of the company. “ Company ” in this context, is widely considered to be the present and future shareholders of the...
Fintech in the banking sector: Things to look for in 2023
On 14 November 2022, the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) announced the rollout of a Credit Repair Framework (the Framework) for commercial banks, microfinance banks, and mortgage finance...