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Mom burns to death with son in her armsthe fire at this stage is undetermined. The incident was handed over to the pol
Mom burns to death with son in her arms
iol.co.za / Posted 20 hours ago
the fire at this stage is undetermined. The incident was handed over to the police,” Moodie said. On Wednesday, when the Cape Argus visited the area, neighbours were still helping with the demolition of what was left of the home. The wood and... Read more
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iol.co.za
W Cape wants to bring back school inspectorsalso include provisions for the MEC to establish collaboration schools and dono
W Cape wants to bring back school inspectors
iol.co.za / Posted 22 hours ago
also include provisions for the MEC to establish collaboration schools and donor-funded public schools. Last year, the Cape Argus reported that the Western Cape Education Department had created a new school model, called collaboration schools,... Read more
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iol.co.za
South Africa backs Pravin's Hawks rebuffdo. The last thing we need is anyone being treated as if they are above the law
South Africa backs Pravin's Hawks rebuff
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do. The last thing we need is anyone being treated as if they are above the law,” said Ndlozi. He said the institutions of the state should be respected and be upheld above “individuals who may be at their helm”. African News Agency and Cape... Read more
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iol.co.za
Exposé: The dirty tricks campaign against Independentthe lie that Independent would “close down” the Cape Times newspaper and collap
Exposé: The dirty tricks campaign against Independent
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
the lie that Independent would “close down” the Cape Times newspaper and collapse it into its sister Cape publication, the Cape Argus, leading to massive job losses in both publications. The story doesn’t even have a single grain of truth to it,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Jailed paedophile arrested for alleged sex crimes in Australiain connection with the sexual exploitation of a child, indecent assault and unl
Jailed paedophile arrested for alleged sex crimes in Australia
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
in connection with the sexual exploitation of a child, indecent assault and unlawful sexual intercourse. Booth told the Cape Argus he could not stop authorities from arresting his client. However, he took issue with the fact his client was not... Read more
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iol.co.za
South Peninsula crowned quiz championsAdams, Luqmaan Mathee and reserve Zeyad Mathee. Luqmaan said the team had even
South Peninsula crowned quiz champions
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Adams, Luqmaan Mathee and reserve Zeyad Mathee. Luqmaan said the team had even been practising on Sundays in preparation. Cape Argus editor Gasant Abarder said he was impressed with the high schoolers’ minute attention to detail and incredible... Read more
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iol.co.za
Bake a loaf of breadand bake at 200°C for 20-30 minutes until golden and baked through and the doug
Bake a loaf of bread
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
and bake at 200°C for 20-30 minutes until golden and baked through and the dough sounds hollow when tapped. Remove and serve the bread warm. The Angela Day cooking column is published in The Star, Cape Argus, Pretoria News and Daily NewsS... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Non Conformance of SA Land Claims Department Eastern CapeI have done my late parents Land Claim based on a news paper advert in the Cape
Non Conformance of SA Land Claims Department Eastern Cape
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
I have done my late parents Land Claim based on a news paper advert in the Cape Argus 1n 1997. After religious follow through our 2174sqm property was finally transferred to us in 2013. The irony of the matter is that the promised Restoration... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Albie Sachs Praises Young Writers for Local Governance Seriesrevolved around political activism, journalism and cultural work. He started hi
Albie Sachs Praises Young Writers for Local Governance Series
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
revolved around political activism, journalism and cultural work. He started his working career as a court reporter at the Cape Argus in 1980. The deep injustice of apartheid and its increasing brutality drew him into political activism. In 1983,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Greenmarket square toilets cause stinkwere halted. Then the toilets started to leak; two stalls in the men's and lad
Greenmarket square toilets cause stink
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
were halted. Then the toilets started to leak; two stalls in the men's and ladies' sections are flooded. When the Cape Argus visited the site, the toilets were locked. The odour could be smelled when standing at the vendors positioned... Read more
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iol.co.za
Man’s mutilated body found on empty fieldas onlookers glanced at his bruised body. Police and paramedics struggled to i
Man’s mutilated body found on empty field
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
as onlookers glanced at his bruised body. Police and paramedics struggled to identify the young man. Many residents the Cape Argus spoke to said they saw the body while making their way to work. The man’s face was so badly beaten, it was... Read more
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iol.co.za
Little Nicela’s miracle journeywas not only bigger than her right hand, but its movement and use was also limi
Little Nicela’s miracle journey
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
was not only bigger than her right hand, but its movement and use was also limited because of the stout fingers. When the Cape Argus visited her home on Tuesday, the energetic Nicela, who still had stitches on four of her fingers, was bouncing... Read more
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iol.co.za
Have we lost our humanity towards the weakest?the people of Cape Town who made it all possible. Generous donations, active in
Have we lost our humanity towards the weakest?
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
the people of Cape Town who made it all possible. Generous donations, active involvement. A true fairy tale! More about this next week! Danny Oosthuizen is the author of the column “Danny’s Diary” which is published every Tuesday in the Cape A... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zephany: A tragedy 19 years in the makingdefence attorney Reaz Khan, said his client would not appeal the sentence or co
Zephany: A tragedy 19 years in the making
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
defence attorney Reaz Khan, said his client would not appeal the sentence or conviction. On Zephany’s 14th birthday, the Cape Argus covered yet another birthday party the Nurses held in Zephany’s absence. Celeste used the occasion to plead with... Read more
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iol.co.za
Safety is everyone’s responsibilityone of us, with a golden thread of common purpose? “So we can own our collecti
Safety is everyone’s responsibility
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
one of us, with a golden thread of common purpose? “So we can own our collective safety?” Williams’ “Shooting from the Lip” column appears in the Cape Argus every Monday. The views expressed here are not necessarily those of Independen... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
e.tv to Slash Newsroom Staffas speculation again flared up in Cape Town media about a rumoured merge of Ind
e.tv to Slash Newsroom Staff
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
as speculation again flared up in Cape Town media about a rumoured merge of Independent Media's storied Cape Times and Cape Argus newspapers that could see staff retrenchments. e.tv and eNCA's plan that will likely lead to the retrenchment of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Woman who kidnapped newborn baby in South Africa is jailedpeople don't forget about their missing daughter over the years, including a bi
Woman who kidnapped newborn baby in South Africa is jailed
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
people don't forget about their missing daughter over the years, including a big appeal in 2010 in the local newspaper the Cape Argus, but no one ever came forward Speaking to MailOnline in March earlier this year, she said: 'I'm not sorry I took... Read more
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iol.co.za
10 years for Zephany’s kidnapper1997. Both Celeste and Morne Nurse testified in aggravation of sentence that t
10 years for Zephany’s kidnapper
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
1997. Both Celeste and Morne Nurse testified in aggravation of sentence that their lives had been severely impacted by the kidnapping, and that a relationship with their now 19-year-old daughter was non-existent. African News Agency and Cape... Read more
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iol.co.za
Independent Media outperforms competitors, increases circulationimproved its circulation by 2%. The Star’s quarterly performance is stable. Wh
Independent Media outperforms competitors, increases circulation
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
improved its circulation by 2%. The Star’s quarterly performance is stable. While the performance of Cape Times and Cape Argus remained stable, Independent Media has a focused strategy for the two titles. “We intend to significantly... Read more
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iol.co.za
Independent Media condemns campaign of disinformation on its restructuredisgruntled former contributors of Independent Media. For the record, we can c
Independent Media condemns campaign of disinformation on its restructure
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
disgruntled former contributors of Independent Media. For the record, we can categorically state that the Cape Times and Cape Argus will not be merging. The rumours currently doing the rounds are unfounded and baseless. They serve one purpose... Read more
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iol.co.za
Nothing sinister about Independent Media restructuredisgruntled former contributors of Independent Media. For the record, we can c
Nothing sinister about Independent Media restructure
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
disgruntled former contributors of Independent Media. For the record, we can categorically state that the Cape Times and Cape Argus will not be merging. The rumours currently doing the rounds are unfounded and baseless. They serve one purpose... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
e.tv to slash newsroom staffas speculation again flared up in Cape Town media about a rumoured merge of Ind
e.tv to slash newsroom staff
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 days ago
as speculation again flared up in Cape Town media about a rumoured merge of Independent Media’s storied Cape Times and Cape Argus newspapers that could see staff retrenchments. e.tv and eNCA's plan that will likely lead to the retrenchment of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Taxi protest causes traffic chaos in Hout Bayto maintain law and order, and no one has been arrested as yet." A taxi driver
Taxi protest causes traffic chaos in Hout Bay
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
to maintain law and order, and no one has been arrested as yet." A taxi driver, blending in with residents, told the Cape Argus that tensions had been brewing for weeks: "The fight between taxi drivers started when some picked up commuters... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fears that TNA article could put Zephany at riskof this order - this will be discussed,” said Skelton. Zephany’s biological mo
Fears that TNA article could put Zephany at risk
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
of this order - this will be discussed,” said Skelton. Zephany’s biological mother, Celeste Nurse, would not speak to the Cape Argus. Zephany is around the same age Celeste was when she was snatched from her mother. Her father, Morne Nurse, did... Read more
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iol.co.za
Sisters building an empire on cookies and ice creamneighbours. We’re in a lively, beautiful street.” I, for one, will be making r
Sisters building an empire on cookies and ice cream
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
neighbours. We’re in a lively, beautiful street.” I, for one, will be making regular visits to Sea Point, thanks to my newly-found sweet tooth. Here’s to many more Crumbs & Cream ice cream sandwiches! Gasant Abarder is the editor of the Cape Ar... Read more
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iol.co.za
Beach mugging suspects held, R40K ring foundthat have occurred in recent days with residents complaining perpetrators hide
Beach mugging suspects held, R40K ring found
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
that have occurred in recent days with residents complaining perpetrators hide in the dunes waiting for victims. The Cape Argus understands the three robbery suspects had been coming from the dunes. A French couple was mugged by three men at... Read more
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iol.co.za
The school where it’s about who is killing whoclubs and guns. We can’t stop them. We need to sit down as a community to figur
The school where it’s about who is killing who
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
clubs and guns. We can’t stop them. We need to sit down as a community to figure a way out of this.” Two pupils told the Cape Argus they feared for their lives and their education was at stake. Siphiwe Nathi, 16, a Grade 10 pupil said: “We don’t... Read more
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iol.co.za
The EFF’s noisy council debutyears ago as its elections manager. “The EFF is very involved on the ground an
The EFF’s noisy council debut
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
years ago as its elections manager. “The EFF is very involved on the ground and that is what the ACDP lacked,” he told the Cape Argus on the sidelines. Alongside the EFF sat Arnolds’s successor as deputy mayor in 2007, Charlotte Williams. Now a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Super Rugby 2016 - the good and the badbeen known for their flair and innovation, but over the last two years they hav
Super Rugby 2016 - the good and the bad
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
been known for their flair and innovation, but over the last two years they have also added a hard edge to their game. It’s a potent mix that has left their opponents with a massive hangover the morning after a visit to the Cake Tin.– Ca... Read more
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iol.co.za
Let the spirit of unity permeate after electionsto help improve the lives of our most vulnerable “sons”. And to offer new hope
Let the spirit of unity permeate after elections
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
to help improve the lives of our most vulnerable “sons”. And to offer new hope, for us all. Williams’ “Shooting from the Lip” column appears in the Cape Argus every Monday. The views expressed here are not necessarily those of Independent... Read more
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iol.co.za
DA alive with speculation about Zille's bookbook and what it contains, but suffice to say it contains information that many
DA alive with speculation about Zille's book
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
book and what it contains, but suffice to say it contains information that many would not want public,” a source told the Cape Argus. Other party members said they had fielded questions relating to Zille’s book, and rumours of the premier’s... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Stolen’ car used in horror drive-by shootingin a critical condition in the Intensive Care Unit. Ebrahim and Muneer were sta
‘Stolen’ car used in horror drive-by shooting
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
in a critical condition in the Intensive Care Unit. Ebrahim and Muneer were stable in the trauma unit. Speaking to the Cape Argus, Abrahams said his eldest son Ebrahim was driving the car when a “black Golf” indicated it wanted to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zille branded ‘chief racist’ after Twitter rant against studentsThe tweet referred to five UCT students who contributed to election coverage in
Zille branded ‘chief racist’ after Twitter rant against students
iol.co.za / Posted 21 days ago
The tweet referred to five UCT students who contributed to election coverage in the Cape Times’ sister paper, the Cape Argus, and their description of UCT being their “reluctant home”. The premier's tweet sparked a heated war of words on the social... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Shallow Local DemocracyThis story is part of a focus on stories that students have written about their
A Shallow Local Democracy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
This story is part of a focus on stories that students have written about their wards during their mid-term break. The Cape Argus and The Star will publish the Touching Base series on August 3, 2016 marking the 2nd Anniversary of this... Read more
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iafrica.com
DA distances itself from Zille over twitter rowmovement who wrote about their discontent with the local government elections,
DA distances itself from Zille over twitter row
iafrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
movement who wrote about their discontent with the local government elections, in a contributing article published by the Cape Argus. In the piece the group makes reference to their experience at the university. He says Zille's response is... Read more
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Daily Maverick
She’s been gone so long, but Twit-Zille is mounting a comebackan enormous dump on the spirit of inclusiveness her party shills in its slickly
She’s been gone so long, but Twit-Zille is mounting a comeback
Daily Maverick / Posted 21 days ago
an enormous dump on the spirit of inclusiveness her party shills in its slickly produced infomercials. Over a picture of a Cape Argus article depicting four disgruntled black and brown University of Cape Town students, Zille took the time to Tweet:... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
DA distances itself from Zille over twitter rowmovement who wrote about their discontent with the local government elections,
DA distances itself from Zille over twitter row
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 21 days ago
movement who wrote about their discontent with the local government elections, in a contributing article published by the Cape Argus. In the piece the group makes reference to their experience at the university. He says Zille's response is... Read more
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Eye Witness News
DA distances itself from Zille over Twitter row with RMF activistmovement who wrote about their discontent with the local government elections,
DA distances itself from Zille over Twitter row with RMF activist
Eye Witness News / Posted 21 days ago
movement who wrote about their discontent with the local government elections, in a contributing article published by the Cape Argus. In the piece the group makes reference to their experience at the university. He says Zille's response is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'I Am a 40-Old Woman and Embarrassed to Have Voted for the DA Today'with Zille tweeting about a group of students who described the UCT "as our pre
'I Am a 40-Old Woman and Embarrassed to Have Voted for the DA Today'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
with Zille tweeting about a group of students who described the UCT "as our present reluctant home" in an article in the Cape Argus. Zille took offence to the statement and suggested the following: If this woke bunch hate being UCT students so... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cape family hit in horror drive-by shootingboys and wife were shot at as they were about to turn into their street at arou
Cape family hit in horror drive-by shooting
iol.co.za / Posted 21 days ago
boys and wife were shot at as they were about to turn into their street at around 9pm on Wednesday night. He spoke to the Cape Argus on Thursday morning while recovering at Groote Schuur Hospital. Magdie was shot in the left arm and his wife... Read more
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iafrica.com
DA boasts results in wake of Zille twitter-stormtwitter-storm caused by Western Cape Premier Helen Zille, after she locked horn
DA boasts results in wake of Zille twitter-storm
iafrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
twitter-storm caused by Western Cape Premier Helen Zille, after she locked horns with irate users. Zille was reacting to a Cape Argus article in which several UCT students call the university their “reluctant home” in the midst of transformational... Read more
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iol.co.za
Storm over Zille 'woke bunch' tweetstations closed for the municipal elections. Zille appeared to take umbrage at
Storm over Zille 'woke bunch' tweet
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
stations closed for the municipal elections. Zille appeared to take umbrage at a series of articles published in the Cape Argus, one of Independent Media's titles, written by students affiliated to the #FeesMustFall movement. The group of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Storm over Zille 'woke bunch' tweetstations closed for the municipal elections. Zille appeared to take umbrage at
Storm over Zille 'woke bunch' tweet
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
stations closed for the municipal elections. Zille appeared to take umbrage at a series of articles published in the Cape Argus, one of Independent Media's titles, written by students affiliated to the #FeesMustFall movement. The group of... Read more
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International Business Times
#ThisFlag movement leader Pastor Evan Mawarire 'will face more death threats' country of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, in the last two weeks, in his last two publ
#ThisFlag movement leader Pastor Evan Mawarire 'will face more death threats'
International Business Times / Posted 22 days ago
country of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, in the last two weeks, in his last two public speeches, has attacked me," Mwarire told Cape Argus, Cape Town daily newspaper, during his stay in neighbouring South Africa. Known to have crushed almost all... Read more
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iol.co.za
The pressing issues facing CT votersSias Marthinus, 59, a Struisbaai fisherman, will not be voting this year - he d
The pressing issues facing CT voters
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
Sias Marthinus, 59, a Struisbaai fisherman, will not be voting this year - he died last week, after telling the Cape Argus how tough times had become. The fisherman, who made headlines after President Jacob Zuma made a public promise in 2010 to help... Read more
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iol.co.za
Forgotten votes of the 7 000 homelessthe right to vote, but you do. The by-laws are enforced on us like citizens an
Forgotten votes of the 7 000 homeless
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
the right to vote, but you do. The by-laws are enforced on us like citizens and yet we don’t get to have a say in who runs the city? Danny Oosthuizen is the author of the column “Danny’s Diary” which is published every Tuesday in the Cape... Read more
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iol.co.za
Choose wisely, peoplefor what purpose? Their selfish ambition? Or our well-being? . Williams’ “Shoo
Choose wisely, people
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
for what purpose? Their selfish ambition? Or our well-being? . Williams’ “Shooting from the Lip” column appears in the Cape Argus every Monday. The views expressed here are not necessarily those of Ind... Read more
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iol.co.za
Reza, 8, carries family legacy to maiden winhis father Ebrahim, also an accomplished racing driver, when his karting career
Reza, 8, carries family legacy to maiden win
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
his father Ebrahim, also an accomplished racing driver, when his karting career started. After listening to his story, the Cape Argus sponsored Reza’s race suit, helmet, boots and gloves. So it was most satisfying to see the Grade 2 Bishops Prep... Read more
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iol.co.za
#SpecialVotes off to slow startthe secrecy of the ballot. The envelopes will be placed in a secure ballot box
#SpecialVotes off to slow start
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
the secrecy of the ballot. The envelopes will be placed in a secure ballot box marked for special votes. The voter’s name will be marked off the voter’s roll with the letters “SV”, to indicate a special vote was cast. Cape Argus and Elections Bur... Read more
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iol.co.za
Ian drives to his own soundtrackread about in the newspaper, online and in social media. We help tick all these
Ian drives to his own soundtrack
iol.co.za / Posted 27 days ago
read about in the newspaper, online and in social media. We help tick all these boxes.” When I turn 40 (two years from now), I want to be like Ian. Happy birthday, Ian Bredenkamp and keep on rocking! Gasant Abarder is the editor of the Cape A... Read more
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