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AllAfrica.com
Unlike Other MPs, Nene Highly Employable - RoodtWill Nhlanhla Nene head up the Africa regional centre of the Brazil, Russia, In
Unlike Other MPs, Nene Highly Employable - Roodt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Will Nhlanhla Nene head up the Africa regional centre of the Brazil, Russia, India, China and SA (Brics) nations' new Development Bank? Economist Dawie Roodt doesn't think so. He suspects that Nene will land a cushy directorship within the private... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
It Was Proper for Me to Resign - NeneFormer finance minister Nhlanhla Nene said, on Saturday, he felt it was "proper
It Was Proper for Me to Resign - Nene
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene said, on Saturday, he felt it was "proper" for him to resign as an ANC MP. This following his name being put forward to head the African Regional Centre of the New Development Bank/Brics bank. "In line with my... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Lucrative private sector position beckons for Nene?Will Nhlanhla Nene head up the Africa regional centre of the Brazil, Russia, In
Lucrative private sector position beckons for Nene?
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
Will Nhlanhla Nene head up the Africa regional centre of the Brazil, Russia, India, China and SA (Brics) nations’ new Development Bank? Economist Dawie Roodt doesn’t think so. He suspects that Nene will land a cushy directorship within the private... Read more
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iafrica.com
Nene integrity praised after Parly exitFormer finance minister Nhlanhla Nene in Parliament. Credit: GCIS/Flickr Forme
Nene integrity praised after Parly exit
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene in Parliament. Credit: GCIS/Flickr Former Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has been praised after it emerged that he had resigned as a Member of Parliament following his sacking in December. The office of... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Unlike other MPs, Nhlanhla Nene is highly employable: Dawie RoodtEconomist Dawie Roodt doesn't think so. He suspects that Nene will land a cushy
Unlike other MPs, Nhlanhla Nene is highly employable: Dawie Roodt
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
Economist Dawie Roodt doesn't think so. He suspects that Nene will land a cushy directorship within the private sector. News24 reported on Friday that Nene, who has been an ANC Member of Parliament (MP) for more than a decade, quit in December but... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Nene integrity praised after Parly exitFormer finance minister Nhlanhla Nene in Parliament. Credit: GCIS/Flickr Forme
Nene integrity praised after Parly exit
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 2 days ago
Former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene in Parliament. Credit: GCIS/Flickr Former Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has been praised after it emerged that he had resigned as a Member of Parliament following his sacking in December. The office of... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Mandla marries Muslim woman in Cape TownMandla Mandela, the eldest grandson of Nelson Mandela, has married again – this
Mandla marries Muslim woman in Cape Town
Daily Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Mandla Mandela, the eldest grandson of Nelson Mandela, has married again – this time to Rabia Clarke, a Muslim woman, in a quiet ceremony in Cape Town on Saturday. DELIGHTED: Mandla Mandela and his new bride, ly wedRabia Clarke, pose for the camera... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Obituary: Godfrey CleinwerckMr. Cleinwerck, the sergeant-at-arms of South Africa’s first democratic Parliam
Obituary: Godfrey Cleinwerck
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
Mr. Cleinwerck, the sergeant-at-arms of South Africa’s first democratic Parliament passed away on Thursday, 4th February, five years after his retirement. Each year for a decade, Godfrey Cleinwerck called me to wish me Happy Birthday. That call will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DA to Demand Answers Over Nene's Sacking At SONA DebatePresident Jacob Zuma will be under massive pressure to explain why he fired for
DA to Demand Answers Over Nene's Sacking At SONA Debate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
President Jacob Zuma will be under massive pressure to explain why he fired former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene during the State of the Nation address, the DA said on Saturday. "The resignation... after a long and distinguished career in the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
DA to demand answers over Nene's sacking at SONA debateTammy Petersen, News24 (Wim Pretorius, News24) Cape Town - President Jacob Zu
DA to demand answers over Nene's sacking at SONA debate
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Tammy Petersen, News24 (Wim Pretorius, News24) Cape Town - President Jacob Zuma will be under massive pressure to explain why he fired former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene during the State of the Nation address, the DA said on Saturday. “The... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
DA to demand answers over Nene's sacking at SONA debate“The resignation… after a long and distinguished career in the finance family i
DA to demand answers over Nene's sacking at SONA debate
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
“The resignation… after a long and distinguished career in the finance family is a blow to Parliament,” said DA Shadow Minister of Finance David Maynier. In a statement, he said the former minister, who resigned as an ANC MP in December, paid a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Sizani won’t speculate on #NhlanhlaNeneCape Town - African National Congress chief whip Stone Sizani's office on Satur
Sizani won’t speculate on #NhlanhlaNene
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Cape Town - African National Congress chief whip Stone Sizani's office on Saturday declined to “speculate” on the reasons for former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene's resignation as an MP. “The office of the ANC chief whip confirms that... Nene... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
It was proper for me to resign NeneTammy Petersen, News24 Nhlanhla Nene. (Leanne Stander, Netwerk24) Cape Town -
It was proper for me to resign Nene
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Tammy Petersen, News24 Nhlanhla Nene. (Leanne Stander, Netwerk24) Cape Town - Former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene said, on Saturday, he felt it was “proper” for him to resign as an ANC MP. This following his name being put forward to head the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nene Resigns As ANC MP - ReportsFormer finance minister Nhlanhla Nene has resigned as ANC MP, according to repo
Nene Resigns As ANC MP - Reports
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene has resigned as ANC MP, according to reports. eNCA reported that Nene quit in December but his resignation was only processed last month. In December Nene was unceremoniously removed from his position as... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Nene resigns as ANC MP, reportsNhlanhla Nene. (Leanne Stander, Netwerk24) Cape Town - Former finance minister
Nene resigns as ANC MP, reports
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
Nhlanhla Nene. (Leanne Stander, Netwerk24) Cape Town - Former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene has resigned as ANC MP, according to reports. In December Nene was unceremoniously removed from his position as finance minister. At the time President... Read more
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iafrica.com
Gauteng premier shakes up cabinetGauteng Premier David Makhura on Tuesday announced that he had restructured his
Gauteng premier shakes up cabinet
iafrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Gauteng Premier David Makhura on Tuesday announced that he had restructured his provincial cabinet. One of the major changes to his cabinet will see ANC MP Paul Mashatile resign from Parliament and take up the post of MEC for Housing, Cooperative... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Parliament: IPID responds to complaints of torture, rape, deaths and systemic corruptionOn Tuesday, IPID announced it would launch a trend analysis of the increasing n
Parliament: IPID responds to complaints of torture, rape, deaths and systemic corruption
Daily Maverick / Posted 8 days ago
On Tuesday, IPID announced it would launch a trend analysis of the increasing numbers of complaints about police torture and assault. In the 2014/15 financial year, there were 145 torture complaints - up from 78 a year earlier and 50 the year before... Read more
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iol.co.za
Phiyega faces criminal charges over MarikanaParliament – The Independent Police Investigative Directorate has opened crimin
Phiyega faces criminal charges over Marikana
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
Parliament – The Independent Police Investigative Directorate has opened criminal cases against suspended national police commissioner Riah Phiyega and the former police commissioner in North West over the Marikana shooting, the watchdog’s acting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rand Rallies to Under R16/$The rand has dipped below R16 to the US dollar for the first time since 6 Janua
Rand Rallies to Under R16/$
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The rand has dipped below R16 to the US dollar for the first time since 6 January on several drivers, including an aggressive interest rate hike on Thursday and surprisingly positive trade data on Friday. "The definite drivers for the ZAR strength... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Rand rallies to under R16/$ on trade data, rate hike"The definite drivers for the ZAR strength against the US dollar were the rate
Rand rallies to under R16/$ on trade data, rate hike
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 10 days ago
"The definite drivers for the ZAR strength against the US dollar were the rate hike, month end sellers, nervous dollar longs that had to close out and some fantastic trade balance data," Adam Phillips of Umkhulu Consulting told Fin24 on Sunday. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Acting Police Commissioner Praised for Whipping SAPS Into Better ShapeNational police commissioner Riah Phiyega's temporary replacement is doing some
Acting Police Commissioner Praised for Whipping SAPS Into Better Shape
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
National police commissioner Riah Phiyega's temporary replacement is doing something right, if the heap of praise he received on Thursday in Parliament is any indication. Acting national police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane was presenting some of... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Acting police commissioner praised for whipping SAPS into better shapeParliament – National police commissioner Riah Phiyega’s temporary replacement
Acting police commissioner praised for whipping SAPS into better shape
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 days ago
Parliament – National police commissioner Riah Phiyega’s temporary replacement is doing something right, if the heap of praise he received on Thursday in Parliament is any indication. Acting national police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane was... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Acting police commissioner praised for whipping SAPS into better shapeActing national police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane was presenting some of th
Acting police commissioner praised for whipping SAPS into better shape
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
Acting national police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane was presenting some of the SAPS’s operations and successes to Parliament’s police committee on Thursday, and the MPs were not stingy with positive feedback. He presented the committee with their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rand Cheers Steep Rate HikeThe rand on Thursday afternoon cheered Sarb governor Lesetja Kganyago's announc
Rand Cheers Steep Rate Hike
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The rand on Thursday afternoon cheered Sarb governor Lesetja Kganyago's announcement that the South African Reserve Bank's monetary policy committee (MPC) has decided to hike interest rates by 50 basis points to 6.75%. The rand immediately firmed to... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Farm hands desert jobsAnd the drought means a further influx is on the way, with 66% of farmers in th
Farm hands desert jobs
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
And the drought means a further influx is on the way, with 66% of farmers in the Free State expecting to lay off workers if this year's harvest is as poor as expected. Margareet Visser of the University of Cape Town's labour and enterprise working... Read more
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iol.co.za
MPs lash ‘racist’ UCT academicParliament – A University of Cape Town academic was accused of racism and “whit
MPs lash ‘racist’ UCT academic
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
Parliament – A University of Cape Town academic was accused of racism and “white arrogance” on Wednesday after presenting to Parliament’s portfolio committee on land with findings from an International Labour Organisation study suggesting a lack of... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Parliament statement on e-tolls ‘spin doctoring at its worst’‚ Outa saysA Parliament statement saying the Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance (Outa) “
Parliament statement on e-tolls ‘spin doctoring at its worst’‚ Outa says
Daily Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
A Parliament statement saying the Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance (Outa) “is not opposed to e-tolling” is a “fabrication to try inject some degree of legitimacy to a defunct scheme”. Outa said it is lodging a “formal complaint with the chairman... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
ANC slams Outa for stance on fuel levyThey also defended e-tolls during a sometimes strained meeting of the parliamen
ANC slams Outa for stance on fuel levy
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 14 days ago
They also defended e-tolls during a sometimes strained meeting of the parliamentary portfolio committee on transport on Tuesday. MPs had a go at Outa chairperson Wayne Duvenage‚ who presented a report calling for the scrapping of the scheme. Outa... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Hostile reception for Outa from ANC MPsThe MPs defended e-tolls at a meeting of the parliamentary portfolio committee
Hostile reception for Outa from ANC MPs
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 14 days ago
The MPs defended e-tolls at a meeting of the parliamentary portfolio committee on transport yesterday. MPs had a go at Outa chairman Wayne Duvenage, who presented a report to parliament in which the scrapping of e-tolling was called for. Outa had... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DA to Report Bongani Mkongi to SAHRCIt has been 10 days since ANC MP, Bongani Mkongi, called on members of the publ
DA to Report Bongani Mkongi to SAHRC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
It has been 10 days since ANC MP, Bongani Mkongi, called on members of the public to not only burn down an 'anti-Zuma' billboard in the Cape Town CBD, but the building it appeared on and its occupants as well. That same evening Mr Mkongi also... Read more
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iafrica.com
DA to take ANC MP to SAHRCA Zuma Must Fall banner was erected in Cape Town on 15 January 2015. Credit: Th
DA to take ANC MP to SAHRC
iafrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
A Zuma Must Fall banner was erected in Cape Town on 15 January 2015. Credit: Thomas Holder/EWN. The DA said it would take ANC MP Bongani Mkongi to the SA Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) for the politician's remarks. Mkongi called on members of the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
ANC slams Outa, claims they only care about rich and shield criminalsOuta presented alternate mechanisms for financing e-tolls to Parliament’s trans
ANC slams Outa, claims they only care about rich and shield criminals
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 15 days ago
Outa presented alternate mechanisms for financing e-tolls to Parliament’s transport committee on Tuesday. They called for fuel levies to be used to finance the Gauteng freeways. They also questioned the exemption of taxis from the e-toll system,... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
DA goes to SAHRC after ANC refuses to take action against its MPThe Democratic Alliance (DA) said on Tuesday that it will ask the South African
DA goes to SAHRC after ANC refuses to take action against its MP
Daily Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
The Democratic Alliance (DA) said on Tuesday that it will ask the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) to probe African National Congress (ANC) MP Bongani Mkongi’s “insensitive and inciting remarks”. DA goes to SA Human Rights Commission... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Forfeiture unit wants millions in assets from ANC bigwig Block, businessman ScholtzKimberley - The judge presiding over the Trifecta case, involving former ANC bi
Forfeiture unit wants millions in assets from ANC bigwig Block, businessman Scholtz
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 days ago
Kimberley - The judge presiding over the Trifecta case, involving former ANC bigwig John Block and businessman Christo Scholtz, has ruled that an application by the Asset Forfeiture Unit (AFU) must first be concluded before sentencing can begin. The... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Forfeiture unit wants millions in assets from ANC bigwig Block, businessman ScholtzThe two were convicted of money laundering and corruption last year. The AFU wa
Forfeiture unit wants millions in assets from ANC bigwig Block, businessman Scholtz
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 days ago
The two were convicted of money laundering and corruption last year. The AFU wants assets it deems proceeds of crime to be confiscated. This includes a guest house in Upington, which they allege Block upgraded with money he received from the Trifecta... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Northern Cape ANC Chairperson Faces Asset SeizureThe Kimberley High Court will rule later on Monday whether to hear an applicati
Former Northern Cape ANC Chairperson Faces Asset Seizure
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
The Kimberley High Court will rule later on Monday whether to hear an application to confiscate the assets of former Northern Cape ANC chairperson John Block and businessman Christo Scholtz. The Asset Forfeiture Unit wanted to seize property -... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former ANC Bigwig Back in Court for FraudOnce regarded as the most powerful man in the Northern Cape, former provincial
Former ANC Bigwig Back in Court for Fraud
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Once regarded as the most powerful man in the Northern Cape, former provincial ANC chairperson and MEC, John Block, returns to the Northern Cape High court in Kimberley on Monday for sentencing in his fraud and corruption trial starts. Block, along... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Former Northern Cape ANC chairperson faces asset seizureJohn Block (News24 Correspondent) Kimberley – The High Court in Kimberley will
Former Northern Cape ANC chairperson faces asset seizure
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 days ago
John Block (News24 Correspondent) Kimberley – The High Court in Kimberley will rule later on Monday whether to hear an application to confiscate the assets of former Northern Cape ANC chairperson John Block and businessman Christo Scholtz. The... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Assets of ex-Northern Cape ANC chairperson face seizureThe Asset Forfeiture Unit wanted to seize property - including Block’s Upington
Assets of ex-Northern Cape ANC chairperson face seizure
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 days ago
The Asset Forfeiture Unit wanted to seize property - including Block’s Upington guest house, which he allegedly upgraded using R2.7m in kickbacks - and assets belonging to Scholtz worth between R600m and R700m. The defence, led by Jaap Cilliers,... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Ex-ANC bigwig back in court for sentencing in fraud caseOnce regarded as the most powerful man in the Northern Cape, former provincial
Ex-ANC bigwig back in court for sentencing in fraud case
Daily Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
Once regarded as the most powerful man in the Northern Cape, former provincial ANC chairperson and MEC, John Block, returns to the Northern Cape High Court in Kimberley on Monday for sentencing in his fraud and corruption case. Block, along with... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Former ANC bigwig back in court for fraudJohn Block. (City Press) (Emile Hendricks) Kimberley - Once regarded as the mo
Former ANC bigwig back in court for fraud
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 days ago
John Block. (City Press) (Emile Hendricks) Kimberley - Once regarded as the most powerful man in the Northern Cape, former provincial ANC chairperson and MEC, John Block, returns to the Northern Cape High court in Kimberley on Monday for sentencing... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Zuma Nene decision questioned by global CEOs at DavosThe Presidency said there was a call for predictability in the context of the f
Zuma Nene decision questioned by global CEOs at Davos
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 18 days ago
The Presidency said there was a call for predictability in the context of the finance minister reshuffle which took place at the end of 2015. There were also discussions around the effect it had. Issues relating to policy and the need to see them... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
DA MP unashamedly glorified reprehensible Paul Kruger ANCJohannesburg – The ANC and the DA are locked in a battle over race again, after
DA MP unashamedly glorified reprehensible Paul Kruger ANC
News 24 South Africa / Posted 19 days ago
Johannesburg – The ANC and the DA are locked in a battle over race again, after the ruling party took exception to a DA MP's attendance at an event commemorating Paul Kruger. The office of the ANC's chief whip accused DA MP Anchen Dreyer on Friday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Planned ANCYL March a Farcical Election PloyThe DA notes the ANC Youth League's planned march to the DA head offices, and a
Planned ANCYL March a Farcical Election Ploy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
The DA notes the ANC Youth League's planned march to the DA head offices, and acknowledges and respects the ANCYL's constitutionally enshrined right to do so. However, the march must be seen for what it is - a weak and thoughtless election ploy-... Read more
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iol.co.za
ANC lodges complaints against DA trioCape Town - The ANC on Thursday said it has filed court applications against De
ANC lodges complaints against DA trio
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
Cape Town - The ANC on Thursday said it has filed court applications against Democratic Alliance MP Dianne Kohler Barnard, DA councillor Chris Roberts and former member of the party Penny Sparrow demanding they be fined up to half a million rand for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DA Submits Complaint Against Racist ANC MP to Ethics CommitteeThe DA has today submitted a complaint to the Office of the Registrar against A
DA Submits Complaint Against Racist ANC MP to Ethics Committee
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
The DA has today submitted a complaint to the Office of the Registrar against ANC MP, Bongani Mkongi, for his calls over the weekend to have the 'Zuma Must Fall' billboard in Cape Town, as well as the building it is on and its occupants, burnt... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DA Not Intimidated By ANC Ethics ComplaintOn Monday the DA referred ANC MP Bongani Mkongi to the Joint Committee on Ethic
DA Not Intimidated By ANC Ethics Complaint
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
On Monday the DA referred ANC MP Bongani Mkongi to the Joint Committee on Ethics and Members' Interests (Ethics Committee) for racist remarks, incitement of violence, and possible involvement in the removal of an anti-Zuma billboard. Over the... Read more
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iol.co.za
DA, ANC file complaints against MPsCape Town – The Democratic Alliance on Wednesday dismissed an ethics complaint
DA, ANC file complaints against MPs
iol.co.za / Posted 21 days ago
Cape Town – The Democratic Alliance on Wednesday dismissed an ethics complaint filed against its controversial MP Dianne Kohler Barnard as an election stunt and cautioned that it expected the upcoming local government vote to be “violent”. DA chief... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
An extra R5k for chiefs on councilTraditional leaders serving in the Buffalo City council are set to receive a R5
An extra R5k for chiefs on council
Daily Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
Traditional leaders serving in the Buffalo City council are set to receive a R5000 a month windfall with an allowance newly-approved by council. This is R2000 more than the minimum amount stipulated by the department of corporative governance and... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA flag replaces ‘Zuma Must Fall’ billboardCape Town - A gigantic South African flag has now been erected on the Overbeek
SA flag replaces ‘Zuma Must Fall’ billboard
iol.co.za / Posted 21 days ago
Cape Town - A gigantic South African flag has now been erected on the Overbeek apartment building at the top of Long Street. This as the Speaker in the City of Cape Town said on Tuesday that he had begun an investigation into the conduct of... Read more
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