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The role of traditional leaders in Zimbabwe: are they still relevant? 2461 91 0 0 2552
Devolution of power in Zimbabwe's new constitutional order: Opportunities and potential constraints 1137 32 0 0 1169
The SADC regional bloc: What challenges and prospects for regional integration? 986 35 0 0 1021
South African municipalities in financial distress: what can be done? 887 40 0 9 936
The slippery slope to State capture: cadre deployment as an enabler of corruption and a contributor to blurred party-State lines 700 24 0 6 730
Supervision of local government in Zimbabwe: The travails of mayors 586 28 0 6 620
The use of e-procurement in South African public procurement law: Challenges and prospects 413 22 0 0 435
Divorce and the law of khul: A type of no fault divorce found within an Islamic legal framework 402 15 0 0 417
In the face of judicial deference: Taking the "minimum core" of socio-economic rights to the local government sphere 352 46 0 0 398
Formation of a government in Lesotho in the case of a hung parliament 381 7 0 0 388
Contemporary trends in provincial government supervision of local government in South Africa 365 13 0 0 378
The Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission: Prospects and challenges for the protection of human rights 310 23 0 0 333
The double punch of workplace bullying/harassment leading to depression: legal and other measures to help South African employers ward off a fatal blow 293 24 0 7 324
A critical analysis of Zimbabwe's codified business judgment rule and its place in the corporate governance landscape 282 35 0 3 320
An investigation into the causes of violent strikes in South Africa: Some lessons from foreign law and possible solutions 277 31 0 0 308
The state of political inclusion of ethnic communities under Kenya's devolved system 235 11 0 0 246
Cultural and religious diversity: Are they effectively accommodated in the South African workplace? 236 9 0 0 245
The implications of the Public Protector's remedial action directing the exercise of discretionary constitutional powers: separation of powers implications 232 9 0 2 243
Is the employer compelled to provide safe working conditions to employees during a violent strike? 202 13 0 1 216
The implications of Truworths Limited v Minister of Trade and Industry 2018 (3) SA 558 (WCC) for access to credit by historically disadvantaged and low-income consumers 190 10 0 8 208
Development and regulation of tourism for mutual benefit in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) 200 4 0 0 204
Democratic policing: a conceptual framework 184 9 0 3 196
What gender legislative reforms have meant for women in South Africa 165 22 0 5 192
An analysis of the duty to reasonably accommodate disabled employees: a comment on Jansen v Legal Aid South Africa 163 12 0 11 186
Black economic empowerment in South Africa: Is transformation of the management structures of enterprises as essential as it should be? 154 22 0 5 181
Refugees and asylum seekers: Barriers to accessing South Africa's labour market 164 14 0 0 178
Hold onto critical jurisprudence 136 21 0 8 165
The political question doctrine in Uganda: A reassessment in the wake of CEHURD 140 24 0 0 164
The High Court of Malawi as a constitutional court: constitutional adjudication the Malawian way 149 9 0 0 158
Failure to recognise a third gender option: unfair discrimination or justified limitation? 145 10 0 1 156
An empirical analysis of class actions in South Africa 119 26 0 0 145
The role of intellectual property rights' protection in advancing development in South Africa 124 16 0 4 144
Integrating the traditional with the contemporary in dispute resolution in Africa 125 16 0 0 141
Four years following South Africa's declaration upon the ratification of the ICESCR and jurisprudence on the right to basic education: A step in the right direction? 134 4 0 1 139
Sustainable development and international economic law in Africa 113 20 0 5 138
Assessing the nature of competition law enforcement in South Africa 123 12 0 0 135
A human rights based approach to fighting corruption in Uganda and South Africa: shared perspectives and comparative lessons 117 10 0 0 127
When do you call time on a compromise? South Africa's discourse on transformation and the future of transformative constitutionalism 106 17 0 1 124
Socioeconomic Rights in South Africa: Symbols or Substance? 99 20 0 0 119
Higher education access in South Africa for students with criminal records 115 3 0 0 118
Deciding non-constitutional matters of general public importance in South African law: can constitutional values be used? 99 11 0 4 114
Does the South African Pension Funds Adjudicator perform an administrative or a judicial function? 103 8 0 0 111
Overview of the legislative protection of retirement benefits against transfer, reduction, hypothecation and attachment in South Africa 97 13 0 0 110
Concurrent national and provincial legislative competence: Rethinking the relationship between nature reserves and national parks 83 11 0 7 101
Private regulation in the context of international sales contracts 81 14 0 3 98
An overview of South Africa's institutional framework in promoting women's right to development 85 11 0 0 96
Marriages of convenience through the immigration lens: concepts, issues, impact and policies 79 14 0 3 96
The (Mis)application of the Limitation Analysis in Maseko and others v Prime Minister of Swaziland and others 85 5 0 0 90
The application of the doctrine of Res Judicata in political rights cases: National Freedom Party v Electoral Commission and Others (2016) 75 9 0 0 84
The South African Constitution's empty promise of "radical transformation": unequal access to quality education for black and/or poor learners in the public basic education system 59 8 0 15 82
The role of the African Charter on Values and Principles of Public Service and Administration in promoting good governance 67 10 0 4 81
A discourse on the plight of South African women in the face of abuse and neglect 61 12 0 5 78
An evaluation of Kenya's parallel legal regime on refugees, and the courts' guarantee of their rights 66 10 0 0 76
An assessment of the constitutionality of the COVID-19 regulations against the requirement to facilitate public participation in the law-making and/or administrative processes in South Africa 63 12 0 0 75
Has South Africa committed in good faith to article 34 of the UN Refugee Convention, which calls for the naturalisation of refugees? 63 6 0 5 74
eThekwini's discriminatory bylaws: criminalising homelessness 63 7 0 3 73
Regional integration in the area of intellectual property: The case for Southern African Development Community involvement 66 6 0 0 72
South Africa's post-apartheid microcredit-driven calamity 62 9 0 0 71
Before the camel's back is broken: How Malawi provides succour to employers by jettisoning the payment of a severance allowance and pension benefits at the same time 66 5 0 0 71
Revisiting legal harmonisation under the Southern African Development Community Treaty: The need to amend the Treaty 61 8 0 0 69
Nativism in South African municipal indigent policies through a human rights lens 65 4 0 0 69
The impact of socio-legal inequality on women in the Nigerian domestic work sector 56 8 0 5 69
Examining the interpretation of section 115(2)(a) of the Companies Act of 2008 58 5 0 4 67
Driving corporate social responsibility through Black economic empowerment 58 8 0 0 66
State obligations in international law related to the right to an adequate standard of living for persons with disabilities 57 9 0 0 66
Increasing access to education for refugees in Uganda 50 14 0 1 65
The unresolved ethnic question in Uganda's district councils 57 6 0 0 63
Promoting the quality of legal aid in South Africa through better coordination of service provision 53 8 0 2 63
Kenya's implementation of the Smuggling Protocol in response to the irregular movement of migrants from Ethiopia and Somalia 58 4 0 0 62
Dismissal of an employee at the instance of a client: Revisiting Nape v INTCS Corporate Solutions (Pty) Ltd in the context of the Labour Relations Amendment Act 6 of 2014 59 3 0 0 62
Bicameralism in Lesotho: A review of the powers and composition of the second chamber 51 7 0 4 62
Who are "the people" in the German Constitution? A critique of, and contribution to, the debate about the right of foreigners to vote in multilevel democracies 57 2 0 3 62
Between separation of powers and justiciability: Rationalising the Constitutional Court's judgement in the Gauteng E-tolling litigation in South Africa 55 5 0 0 60
A critique of the protection afforded to non-standard workers in a temporary employment services context in South Africa 46 11 0 0 57
Staircase or safety net? Examining the meaning and functioning of RDP house ownership among beneficiaries: a case study of Klapmuts, Stellenbosch 51 4 0 0 55
The institution of traditional authority in Okombahe, Erongo Region of Namibia: can the institution be reconciled with democratic values of justice? 45 5 0 5 55
Regional integration in Africa: Proposals for an Africa-wide payment system 42 9 0 4 55
The Amended Government Procurement Agreement: Challenges and opportunities for South Africa 50 4 0 0 54
Engendering access to justice for development in Sub-Saharan Africa: a study of policy, programming and implementation 40 8 0 6 54
The incentivisation of inclusionary housing by South African municipalities: a property law perspective 49 4 0 0 53
The exhaustion of local judicial remedies in investor-state dispute settlement: a proposal for the African Continental Free Trade Agreement on Investment Protocol 45 6 0 0 51
"Alone in the Dark": How the Current Mining and Minerals Legal Regime Continues to fail Artisanal and Small-scale Miners in South Africa 37 13 0 0 50
Reflections on the rejection of the right to sexual orientation by the institution of traditional leadership: Lessons from South Africa 45 4 0 0 49
The necessity for Zambia's vitamin A sugar fortification requirement 39 8 0 1 48
Engendering access to environmental justice in Nigeria's oil producing areas 41 3 0 4 48
Institutionalising a military judicial office and improving security of tenure of military judges in South Africa 41 5 0 0 46
A fourth transformation of democracy? Liquid democracy, supra-national democracy and the fate of participation 40 6 0 0 46
The Investor-State Dispute Resolution Forum under the SADC Protocol on Finance and Investment: Challenges and opportunities for effective harmonisation 40 5 0 0 45
Does the exclusion of a right to basic sanitation in international law impede its legal enforcement? 34 7 0 0 41
Democracy and (the essential content of) fundamental rights: marching in line or precarious balancing act? 35 6 0 0 41
Shifting consciousness and challenging power: Women activists and the provision of HIV/AIDS services 39 1 0 0 40
T Kondo (Ed) Law and Investment in Africa: The Governance of Foreign Direct Investment In Zimbabwe 35 5 0 0 40
"Public health emergency declarations" in the Ethiopian federal system: understanding the scope of state and federal emergency declarations and authorities 27 8 0 5 40
Insufficient access to substance abuse treatment centres for illicit drug users and its potential effect on a foetus: A breach of the right to access health care services 36 3 0 0 39
Time for the tide to change for rules of engagement in labour law: a proposal for effective wage dispute resolution 36 1 0 0 37
Normative intersectionality in married women's property rights in southern Nigeria 29 6 0 1 36
What happens on the beach stays on the beach: a speculative legal analysis of nudism in South African protected areas 33 2 0 1 36
Ex parte Somers (1927) 48 NPD 1: A story of racial exclusion in the South African legal profession 33 2 0 0 35
The right to education of the refugee girl affected by armed conflict in Kenya: insights from the jurisprudence of the African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child 24 5 0 5 34
Geography, marginalisation and the performance of the right to have access to health care services in Johannesburg 28 5 0 0 33
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