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Announcing a new platform for doctoral students on law in Africa:

Do you supervise doctoral students on any aspect of law in Africa, or are you a doctoral student yourself? A new online platform is now available where supervisors from all law faculties on the continent can register seminars for their students, and students can register to attend seminars of interest to them. There are no costs involved. The platform will serve to enhance greater collaboration between post-graduate researchers on the continent, and is aimed at raising the standard of doctral legal research in Afirca.

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UP Law alumni Keketso Kgomosotho and Stanley Malematja in M&G Top 200 Young South Africans

he Faculty of Law (UP Law) at the University of Pretoria (UP) proudly announces and congratulates its alumni, Keketso Gift Kgomosotho and Stanley Malematja, who were recognised by the Mail & Guardian (M&G) 200 Young South Africans. Every year, M&G canvasses the country to find the 200 most outstanding young South Africans. At the beginning of every year, M&G opens up nominations for Young South Africans and this year they received approximately 8 000 nominations.

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Children’s deaths as a result of police action: An unacceptable failure of international and constitutional obligations

Two children have died at the hands of police in South Africa during the last week. Both of the children were innocent of any crime.In the case of 9 year old Leo Williams, who was caught by a stray rubber bullet when police opened fire on protestors during a service delivery protest in St Helena Bay, he was not even involved in the protest action. News reports indicate he was playing indoors when this occurred.

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