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News 24 South Africa
Parliament a 'sordid reality programme'the EFF MPs was not enough. Money had to be deducted from their salaries when t
Parliament a 'sordid reality programme'
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 hours ago
the EFF MPs was not enough. Money had to be deducted from their salaries when they disrupted the National Assembly. ANC MP Julie Killian called on all parties to stop blaming Zuma and Mbete. Killian said political parties who disrupted... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Conviction Rate 'Pitiful' for Rhino Crimesand victory." We therefore need to be careful not to be lulled into complacency
SA Conviction Rate 'Pitiful' for Rhino Crimes
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
and victory." We therefore need to be careful not to be lulled into complacency by statistics. * The author is a former ANC MP and SA Ambassador to Ireland. She served on the Environmental Affairs and Tourism standing committees. This article... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Six of Mbuyiseni Ndlozi's Best Burns in Parliamentwas even worried that she would fall over in that position. Aaaaw. 2. When pol
Six of Mbuyiseni Ndlozi's Best Burns in Parliament
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
was even worried that she would fall over in that position. Aaaaw. 2. When politics and religion collide Ndlozi accused ANC MP, Pule Mabe, of relying on the Bible because his politics is bankrupt. "It looks like when politics escape you we start... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘We need to talk about the near anarchy in Parly’after they had successfully removed all EFF members. During the clashes in the
‘We need to talk about the near anarchy in Parly’
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
after they had successfully removed all EFF members. During the clashes in the corridors, a glass door was shattered. An ANC MP collapsed shortly afterwards and Zuma had to wait while medics attended to her. Malema later told the media that the... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Parliamentary Trenches: Hard hats and hardened attitudeswere aimed at creating a platform for the president to recount his administrati
Parliamentary Trenches: Hard hats and hardened attitudes
Daily Maverick / Posted 7 days ago
were aimed at creating a platform for the president to recount his administration’s delivery. It was the approach taken by ANC MP Chana Pilane-Majake in her follow-up turn. “Is it not true the president and members of the executive have always... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
I cannot believe I'm being investigated GordhanJacob Zuma would remove Gordhan as minister, and that Eskom CEO Brian Molefe wo
I cannot believe I'm being investigated Gordhan
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
Jacob Zuma would remove Gordhan as minister, and that Eskom CEO Brian Molefe would be appointed as his replacement, and ANC MP Sfiso Buthelezi as his deputy. The Daily Maverick reported that Buthelezi was meant to be appointed in March.... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Vuwani violence is the legacy of apartheid, says President Zumato determine the viability of the proposed new municipality and no public consu
Vuwani violence is the legacy of apartheid, says President Zuma
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
to determine the viability of the proposed new municipality and no public consultation with the residents of Vuwani." ANC MP Nomalungelo Gina, meanwhile, said the delivery of mobile schools was part of efforts to return normality to the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Hard hat could be a dangerous weapon: MPin Parliament after an MP coshed a protection officer with it on Tuesday. ''To
Hard hat could be a dangerous weapon: MP
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
in Parliament after an MP coshed a protection officer with it on Tuesday. ''Today I saw the danger of the makarapa,'' ANC MP Mzameni Richard Mdakane said,during a rules committee meeting after Tuesday's rowdy question and answer session with... Read more
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iol.co.za
Parliament debates Vuwani violenceshortcomings in the system. Every effort must be made to beef up the intelligen
Parliament debates Vuwani violence
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
shortcomings in the system. Every effort must be made to beef up the intelligence services, this is totally unacceptable.” ANC MP Nomalungelo Gina called for the ruling party to work to protect the education system in Limpopo from further... Read more
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iol.co.za
W Cape ANC to move crucial meeting after disruptionsdrama unfolded in front of NEC members, including Basic Education Minister Angi
W Cape ANC to move crucial meeting after disruptions
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
drama unfolded in front of NEC members, including Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga and with her husband, ANC MP Mathole Motshekga, and the two caretakers for the province, Sue van der Merwe and Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba. The protesting... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Allegations of Gupta comments about Gordhan arrest 'lies' familyJacob Zuma would remove Gordhan as minister, and that Eskom CEO Brian Molefe wo
Allegations of Gupta comments about Gordhan arrest 'lies' family
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
Jacob Zuma would remove Gordhan as minister, and that Eskom CEO Brian Molefe would be appointed as a replacement, with ANC MP Sfiso Buthelezi as his deputy. Daily Maverick reported that Buthelezi was meant to be appointed in March, however... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Rand hits five-month high after JZ rulingplummeted in December last year after President Zuma sacked his Finance Ministe
Rand hits five-month high after JZ ruling
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 8 days ago
plummeted in December last year after President Zuma sacked his Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene and appointed a little-known ANC MP David van Rooyen as his replacement. Following the negative market reaction, Zuma redeployed Van Rooyen and... Read more
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Canberra Times
CIA spy says he helped South Africa arrest 'communist toy' Nelson Mandelathe struggle for liberation of millions of people," said Mr Mandela, the former
CIA spy says he helped South Africa arrest 'communist toy' Nelson Mandela
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
the struggle for liberation of millions of people," said Mr Mandela, the former statesman's eldest grandson who is also an ANC MP and traditional chief in the family clan. Nelson Mandela at Sydney Opera House, 1990 Photo: Supplied "We call on... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Parliamentary Diary: The budget vote cometh, one self-serving speech at a timeis that the opposition party simply doesn’t have the numbers in the House to ca
Parliamentary Diary: The budget vote cometh, one self-serving speech at a time
Daily Maverick / Posted 9 days ago
is that the opposition party simply doesn’t have the numbers in the House to carry such proposals. Without fail, ANC MPs have supported each of the 40 budget votes. The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) rejected all but the allocations to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Ex-CIA spy says he helped South Africa arrest 'communist toy' Nelson Mandelathe struggle for liberation of millions of people," said Mr Mandela, the former
Ex-CIA spy says he helped South Africa arrest 'communist toy' Nelson Mandela
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
the struggle for liberation of millions of people," said Mr Mandela, the former statesman's eldest grandson who is also an ANC MP and traditional chief in the family clan. Nelson Mandela at Sydney Opera House, 1990 Photo: Supplied "We call on... Read more
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The Age
Ex-CIA spy says he helped South Africa arrest 'communist toy' Nelson Mandelathe struggle for liberation of millions of people," said Mr Mandela, the former
Ex-CIA spy says he helped South Africa arrest 'communist toy' Nelson Mandela
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
the struggle for liberation of millions of people," said Mr Mandela, the former statesman's eldest grandson who is also an ANC MP and traditional chief in the family clan. "We call on freedom loving people of the world to come out in condemnation... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
CIA spy says he helped South Africa arrest 'communist toy' Nelson Mandelathe struggle for liberation of millions of people," said Mr Mandela, the former
CIA spy says he helped South Africa arrest 'communist toy' Nelson Mandela
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
the struggle for liberation of millions of people," said Mr Mandela, the former statesman's eldest grandson who is also an ANC MP and traditional chief in the family clan. "We call on freedom loving people of the world to come out in condemnation... Read more
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WA Today
CIA spy says he helped South Africa arrest 'communist toy' Nelson Mandelathe struggle for liberation of millions of people," said Mr Mandela, the former
CIA spy says he helped South Africa arrest 'communist toy' Nelson Mandela
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
the struggle for liberation of millions of people," said Mr Mandela, the former statesman's eldest grandson who is also an ANC MP and traditional chief in the family clan. Nelson Mandela at Sydney Opera House, 1990 Photo: Supplied "We call on... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Former CIA spy says he helped South Africa arrest 'communist toy' Nelson Mandelathe struggle for liberation of millions of people," said Mandela, the former st
Former CIA spy says he helped South Africa arrest 'communist toy' Nelson Mandela
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
the struggle for liberation of millions of people," said Mandela, the former statesman's eldest grandson who is also an ANC MP and traditional chief in the family clan. "We call on freedom loving people of the world to come out in condemnation... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Speaker Mbete: ‘Nothing untoward about Mgidlana’s overseas tour’“We cannot continue as if the challenges we face in this regard are not substan
Speaker Mbete: ‘Nothing untoward about Mgidlana’s overseas tour’
Daily Maverick / Posted 12 days ago
“We cannot continue as if the challenges we face in this regard are not substantive and real,” she said. It was left to ANC MP Vincent Smith to flesh this out further. “The current arrangement of locating the executive arm (of the state) more... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Parliament relocation in spotlight during debateThulani Gqirana, News24 (Dan Calderwood, News24) Cape Town – The sooner Parli
Parliament relocation in spotlight during debate
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
Thulani Gqirana, News24 (Dan Calderwood, News24) Cape Town – The sooner Parliament moves from Cape Town, the better, an ANC MP has said. Speaking during the debate on Parliament's budget vote, member of Parliament Vincent Smith said he did not... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'Parliament has been tested, found wanting'lack of internet and WiFi in Marks Building. He also said his office had not b
'Parliament has been tested, found wanting'
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
lack of internet and WiFi in Marks Building. He also said his office had not been cleaned properly since 2004. Meanwhile, ANC MP Richard Mdakane used the time to plead with MPs to help bring back "proper decorum" to the House. He said MPs should... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Miners' Exploitation - a Legacy of Unfulfilled Promisesorganisation represents the interests of migrant workers from Swaziland and add
Miners' Exploitation - a Legacy of Unfulfilled Promises
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
organisation represents the interests of migrant workers from Swaziland and addresses their occupational health issues. ANC MP Siphosezwe Masango implored SADC-PF parliamentarians to advocate for laws that would compel South African mines to pay... Read more
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iol.co.za
Push to crack down on dodgy civil servantsregulations dealing with the important matter of prohibiting public servants fr
Push to crack down on dodgy civil servants
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
regulations dealing with the important matter of prohibiting public servants from doing business with the state,” he said. ANC MP Peace Mabe, who is also the chairperson of the portfolio committee on public service and administration, said other... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
DA calls on Zuma to reverse VVIP jet decisionspotlight during the debate budget vote, with some opposition MPs suggesting th
DA calls on Zuma to reverse VVIP jet decision
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 days ago
spotlight during the debate budget vote, with some opposition MPs suggesting that Zuma start using the state-owned SAA. ANC MP Dumisani Gamede said opposition parties wanted Zuma to use a plane built "many years ago". He said the ANC supported... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Struggle stalwart dies after his car swept away in heavy rainsA former struggle activist, ANC MP and Eastern Cape mayor was among 22 people k
Struggle stalwart dies after his car swept away in heavy rains
Daily Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
A former struggle activist, ANC MP and Eastern Cape mayor was among 22 people killed in a deadly weekend on provincial roads. William Mabone Duna, 66, Robben Islander and former mayor of Mnquma, drowned on Saturday when his vehicle was swept away... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Statues in public spaces should help heal divisions – Mthethwaalso called for those who had admitted to being racists to be isolated and held
Statues in public spaces should help heal divisions – Mthethwa
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
also called for those who had admitted to being racists to be isolated and held accountable by all South Africans. ANC MP, Sibongile Tsoleli, slammed High Court Judge Mabel Jansen, who has been accused of making racist comments about black... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Verwoerd's 'bantu education' still alive DAdebate the DA and ANC argued with each other over who Verwoerd belonged to. "D
Verwoerd's 'bantu education' still alive DA
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
debate the DA and ANC argued with each other over who Verwoerd belonged to. "Don't dump him here. He's yours," said one ANC MP. The DA objected and chairperson, Pinky Phosa, said it was a matter for debate, not a point of order. "Case closed,"... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'PIC lost R100bn within 48hrs of Nene’s axing'managers in Africa, with about R1.8 trillion in assets. President Jacob Zuma.
'PIC lost R100bn within 48hrs of Nene’s axing'
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 days ago
managers in Africa, with about R1.8 trillion in assets. President Jacob Zuma. Jacob Zuma,Nhlanhla Nene removed as the finance minister,PIC CAPE TOWN - State-owned investment group the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) lost nearly R100 billion... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Lateism added to SA list of speakismsnot even in my gender or calendar." Last month "sleepist" became the word of t
Lateism added to SA list of speakisms
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 15 days ago
not even in my gender or calendar." Last month "sleepist" became the word of the day when EFF MP Mbuyiseni Ndlozi busted ANC MP Maite Nkoana-Mashabane sleeping in Parliament. Said Ndlozi: "Honourable Speaker, I am worried that this minister that... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Guptas take up residence in R445m Dubai mansion reportfinance minister Des van Rooyen, as well as offering ministerial posts to Deput
Guptas take up residence in R445m Dubai mansion report
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 days ago
finance minister Des van Rooyen, as well as offering ministerial posts to Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas and former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor, Fin24 reported. South Africa's big four banks also cut ties with Gupta-owned businesses, which led to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Red is all the rage as we get the bluesand a less effective way of prioritising the bread and butter issues of the maj
Red is all the rage as we get the blues
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
and a less effective way of prioritising the bread and butter issues of the majority and the most vulnerable. Also, as ANC MP Naledi Pandor told a Heritage Day rally last year, the party has “the unenviable duty of being the leading actor in... Read more
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iafrica.com
Treasury responds to Moody's ratingsJacob Zuma in December fired Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene, for no discernable
Treasury responds to Moody's ratings
iafrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Jacob Zuma in December fired Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene, for no discernable reason, and replaced him with little known ANC MP Des van Rooyen. His appointment sent the rand tumbling and Zuma was forced to redeploy Van Rooyen and re-appoint... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Treasury responds to Moody's ratingsJacob Zuma in December fired Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene, for no discernable
Treasury responds to Moody's ratings
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 17 days ago
Jacob Zuma in December fired Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene, for no discernable reason, and replaced him with little known ANC MP Des van Rooyen. His appointment sent the rand tumbling and Zuma was forced to redeploy Van Rooyen and re-appoint... Read more
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iol.co.za
A constitution that put the nation firstBaleka Mbete:Earned great respect within the ANC and was secretary-general of t
A constitution that put the nation first
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
Baleka Mbete:Earned great respect within the ANC and was secretary-general of the Womenâ??s League before becoming an ANC MP in 1994. * Collins Chabane: The late cabinet minister went into exile at the age of 17 when he joined MK. A popular... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Insults fly before and after EFF evictioncaucus spokesman Moloto Mothapo said EFF members had also shown intolerance to
Insults fly before and after EFF eviction
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 20 days ago
caucus spokesman Moloto Mothapo said EFF members had also shown intolerance to Muslim and Indian MPs. He said ANC MP Mandla Mandela was called a "Muhammad" after his reported conversion to Islam, while MPs of Indian descent from... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
EFF heckles new MP over alleged Gupta linksCape Town - The EFF heckled recently sworn-in ANC MP Sfiso Buthelezi during his
EFF heckles new MP over alleged Gupta links
News 24 South Africa / Posted 20 days ago
Cape Town - The EFF heckled recently sworn-in ANC MP Sfiso Buthelezi during his maiden speech in Parliament on Wednesday, saying he was just there to replace the deputy finance minister. "We know very well that he was deployed to replace a deputy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parliamentary Diary - a Handy Platform for Electioneeringlast week with: "Local government is in your hands. Vote ANC!" A few days earli
Parliamentary Diary - a Handy Platform for Electioneering
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
last week with: "Local government is in your hands. Vote ANC!" A few days earlier home affairs committee chairman and ANC MP Lemias Mashile urged people "to vote ANC". A good few ANC backbenchers did the same in their contributions to the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
EFF gives sleeping MPs rude awakening EFF leader Julius Malema & his red berets have been using the issue to gain p
EFF gives sleeping MPs rude awakening
Eye Witness News / Posted 21 days ago
EFF leader Julius Malema & his red berets have been using the issue to gain political mileage. FILE.: Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) MPs in Parliament during impeachment debate against President Jacob Zuma.... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Parliamentary diary: A handy platform for electioneeringlast week with: “Local government is in your hands. Vote ANC!” A few days earli
Parliamentary diary: A handy platform for electioneering
Daily Maverick / Posted 21 days ago
last week with: “Local government is in your hands. Vote ANC!” A few days earlier home affairs committee chairman and ANC MP Lemias Mashile urged people “to vote ANC”. A good few ANC backbenchers did the same in their contributions to the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
EFF MP calls DA MP the 'k word'Honourable Paulsen just used the k-word in this house. It is quite unacceptable
EFF MP calls DA MP the 'k word'
News 24 South Africa / Posted 21 days ago
Honourable Paulsen just used the k-word in this house. It is quite unacceptable," interjected DA MP James Lorimer. ANC MP Naledi Pandor rose to say that it appeared that during the verbal altercation, Cassim said something to annoy... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Sascoc: Business class seats to MPs while athletes struggleto Dlulane two weeks ago that the trip would indeed be possible. Sascoc said it
Sascoc: Business class seats to MPs while athletes struggle
Daily Maverick / Posted 22 days ago
to Dlulane two weeks ago that the trip would indeed be possible. Sascoc said it would be sending Dlulane as well as an ANC MP and a member of the official opposition, the Democratic Alliance. Solly Malatsi, the shadow minister of sport, has... Read more
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iol.co.za
Born-freees get tips from freedom fightersaddressed the so-called “born-frees”, who had no recollection or limited knowle
Born-freees get tips from freedom fighters
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
addressed the so-called “born-frees”, who had no recollection or limited knowledge of the Struggle. Gandhi, a former ANC MP, advised the youngsters to fully understand an issue before taking to the streets to protest. Nefolovhodwe is the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Rand hits five-month after Zuma rulingplummeted in December last year after President Zuma sacked his Finance Ministe
Rand hits five-month after Zuma ruling
iafrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
plummeted in December last year after President Zuma sacked his Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene and appointed a little-known ANC MP David van Rooyen as his replacement. Following the negative market reaction, Zuma redeployed Van Rooyen and... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Rand hits five-month after Zuma rulingplummeted in December last year after President Zuma sacked his Finance Ministe
Rand hits five-month after Zuma ruling
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 25 days ago
plummeted in December last year after President Zuma sacked his Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene and appointed a little-known ANC MP David van Rooyen as his replacement. Following the negative market reaction, Zuma redeployed Van Rooyen and... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Traditional leaders want Constitution reviewedown candidates in this year’s local government elections. Addressing the Novem
Traditional leaders want Constitution reviewed
Daily Dispatch / Posted 25 days ago
own candidates in this year’s local government elections. Addressing the November conference, Contralesa president and ANC MP Chief Setlamorago Thobejane warned if the ANC continued to act without consensus from traditional leaders in certain... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Arms deal gets a coat of whitewashciting concerns about a “second agenda”. Some of the best-informed “witnesses f
Arms deal gets a coat of whitewash
Mail & Guardian / Posted 25 days ago
citing concerns about a “second agenda”. Some of the best-informed “witnesses for the prosecution”, such as former ANC MP and arms industry specialist Andrew Feinstein, withdrew. For the government and the ruling party, Seriti’s feeble... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Welcome to The Age of Treasonin S v Banda and Others 1990 (3) SA 466 (BG). And so, while treason is now the
Welcome to The Age of Treason
Daily Maverick / Posted 27 days ago
in S v Banda and Others 1990 (3) SA 466 (BG). And so, while treason is now the topic du jour, might revelations by former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor, Deputy Minster of Finance Mcebisi Jonas, and former head of GCIS, Themba Maseko, that the Gupta family... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Minister’s assurance: SA is safeof the law. However, he said that the ANC had laid a charge and that it would
Minister’s assurance: SA is safe
Daily Dispatch / Posted 27 days ago
of the law. However, he said that the ANC had laid a charge and that it would be investigated by the correct agencies. ANC MP and chair of the joint standing committee on Intelligence Connie September told parliament that the claims should be... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Spy minister sees enemies everywhereYouth League's Collen Maine a few months ago‚ Nhleko said no complaint had been
Spy minister sees enemies everywhere
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 27 days ago
Youth League's Collen Maine a few months ago‚ Nhleko said no complaint had been laid at a police station in that matter. ANC MP and chair of the joint standing committee on Intelligence Connie September told Parliament that the claims should be... Read more
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