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Eye Witness News
Madiba’s former legal advisor up for esteemed Public Protector postDali Mpofu, the chairperson of the Economic Freedom Fighters, and former MP Phi
Madiba’s former legal advisor up for esteemed Public Protector post
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 hours ago
Dali Mpofu, the chairperson of the Economic Freedom Fighters, and former MP Philip Dexter, who served for both the ANC and Congress of the People. Khoza says the closing date for public comments and objections to the candidates put forward will be... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Tipping point: Can Matthews’ resignation save a sinking SABC?liberty of explaining his decision. Many referred to his past credentials and s
Tipping point: Can Matthews’ resignation save a sinking SABC?
Daily Maverick / Posted 16 hours ago
liberty of explaining his decision. Many referred to his past credentials and said was better late than never. The DA, the Congress of the People, and Right2Know linked it to alleged SABC attempts to project the ANC in a positive light. Yet... Read more
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21h
New Zimbabwe
SA: Anger as Zuma to repay just $500,000United Democratic Movement said the amount the Treasury had determined that Zum
SA: Anger as Zuma to repay just $500,000
New Zimbabwe / Posted 21 hours ago
United Democratic Movement said the amount the Treasury had determined that Zuma should pay back was an insult, while the Congress of the People called it "daylight robbery". Economic Freedom Fighters spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi said R7.8m was... Read more
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The Inyo Register
June 26)and other members of the Politburo. 1955 – The South African Congress Alliance
June 26)
The Inyo Register / Posted 2 days ago
and other members of the Politburo. 1955 – The South African Congress Alliance adopts the Freedom Charter at the Congress of the People in Kliptown. 1959 – Swedish boxer Ingemar Johansson becomes world champion of heavy weight boxing, by... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Cope slams SABC's Tshwane protest coverageThulani Gqirana, News24 Cape Town – The Congress of the People has blasted the
Cope slams SABC's Tshwane protest coverage
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
Thulani Gqirana, News24 Cape Town – The Congress of the People has blasted the SABC for their coverage of the ongoing protests in Tshwane, Pretoria. "ANC cadres acted criminally and violently in Tshwane on Monday. It left those who experienced it... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
‘Zuma must man up and face the judges‚’ Cope says after Spy Tapes rulingThe Congress of the People (Cope)‚ however‚ said the NPA must get on with prose
‘Zuma must man up and face the judges‚’ Cope says after Spy Tapes ruling
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
The Congress of the People (Cope)‚ however‚ said the NPA must get on with prosecuting the charges against Zuma. Cope said only Zuma and the NPA believed that they would be granted leave to appeal the high court ruling regarding the reinstatement of... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mbeki's recall strengthened bad elements in ANC - Pahadnot fully comprehending its enormity. It put the ANC in a very difficult positi
Mbeki's recall strengthened bad elements in ANC - Pahad
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
not fully comprehending its enormity. It put the ANC in a very difficult position and it also led to the formation of the Congress of the People." Pahad said historians, should they be able to find people "who can really talk about what actually... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
SABC protest blackout prevented public from ‘seeing ugly face of the ANC’ in Tshwane: CopeBroadcasting Corporation (SABC) would not have seen the mayhem that the African
SABC protest blackout prevented public from ‘seeing ugly face of the ANC’ in Tshwane: Cope
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) would not have seen the mayhem that the African National Congress (ANC) cadres caused”‚ the Congress of the People noted. That’s because the ruling party and the state broadcaster “anticipated what was going to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Why Soweto has so much soulSoweto.” Finally, he stops at the Walter Sisulu Square of Dedication in Klipto
Why Soweto has so much soul
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
Soweto.” Finally, he stops at the Walter Sisulu Square of Dedication in Kliptown, where the Freedom Charter, a symbolic precursor to the constitution adopted in 1996, was signed during the Congress of the People on June 22, 1955. The tour is... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Birthday wishes pour in for former president Thabo Mbekithe prosecution of Jacob Zuma for corruption. Among the first to publicly wish
Birthday wishes pour in for former president Thabo Mbeki
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 10 days ago
the prosecution of Jacob Zuma for corruption. Among the first to publicly wish Mbeki for his birthday on Saturday was the Congress of the People (COPE)‚ a party formed by former ANC members following his resignation. “Congress of the People sends... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Thabo Mbeki turns 74the prosecution of Jacob Zuma for corruption. Among the first to publicly wish
Thabo Mbeki turns 74
Daily Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
the prosecution of Jacob Zuma for corruption. Among the first to publicly wish Mbeki for his birthday on Saturday was the Congress of the People (COPE)‚ a party formed by former ANC members following his resignation. “Congress of the People sends... Read more
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10d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Thabo Mbeki turns 74the prosecution of Jacob Zuma for corruption. Among the first to publicly wish
Thabo Mbeki turns 74
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 10 days ago
the prosecution of Jacob Zuma for corruption. Among the first to publicly wish Mbeki for his birthday on Saturday was the Congress of the People (COPE)‚ a party formed by former ANC members following his resignation. “Congress of the People sends... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Poll shows DA could win Tshwane, Nelson Mandela Bayare undecided. Most participants of the survey expressed negative sentiments t
Poll shows DA could win Tshwane, Nelson Mandela Bay
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 days ago
are undecided. Most participants of the survey expressed negative sentiments towards the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP)‚ the Congress of the People and the EFF. Ipsos director and political analyst Mari Harris said participants were first asked how... Read more
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iafrica.com
Blade rips into ANC factionalismproblem. He said that each time there was a succession problem, the party had s
Blade rips into ANC factionalism
iafrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
problem. He said that each time there was a succession problem, the party had seen breakaway parties formed such as the Congress of the People and the Economic Freedom Fighters. "For how long will the ANC, or us as a movement, afford these... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The High Cost of Education By Hon Thandi Modiseand women. Adopted 21 years before the June 16 1976 student's uprising, the Fr
The High Cost of Education By Hon Thandi Modise
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
and women. Adopted 21 years before the June 16 1976 student's uprising, the Freedom Charter is a document ratified at the Congress of the People, in Kliptown, Soweto, on 26 June 1955. Led by the ANC, the policies set out in the Charter included a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Creating a community of active resistancefor freedom. The protest served as a “preface” for the 1952 Defiance Campaign.
Creating a community of active resistance
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
for freedom. The protest served as a “preface” for the 1952 Defiance Campaign. It also set in motion events leading up to Congress of the People, where the visionary document that enshrined the concept of non-racialism - the Freedom Charter - was... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Incoming Speaker bares legislative agendaTHE 17TH Congress will spend its maiden year pushing three ambitious items on t
Incoming Speaker bares legislative agenda
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
THE 17TH Congress will spend its maiden year pushing three ambitious items on the incoming Duterte administration’s agenda: the switch to a federal government, restoration of the death penalty and lowering of the age of criminal liability, according... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Director General Joel Raphela - Youth in Mining Summittoday as the mining sector - because it was during the month of June in 1955 th
Deputy Director General Joel Raphela - Youth in Mining Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
today as the mining sector - because it was during the month of June in 1955 that the Freedom Charter was adopted at the Congress of the People in Kliptown. Many of you would know that our country's mining laws find their origins in this Charter,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Creating a community of active resistancefor freedom. The protest served as a "preface" for the 1952 Defiance Campaign.
Creating a community of active resistance
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
for freedom. The protest served as a "preface" for the 1952 Defiance Campaign. It also set in motion events leading up to Congress of the People, where the visionary document that enshrined the concept of non-racialism – the Freedom Charter – was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa - Gauteng Economic Indabaand guide to a life free of discrimination, deprivation and want. Among the mo
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa - Gauteng Economic Indaba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
and guide to a life free of discrimination, deprivation and want. Among the most profound statements to come out of the Congress of the People was that South Africa belongs to all who live in it, black and white. This statement was a... Read more
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19d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Questions and a snub for Jordaan’s maiden State of the Metro Addressprevious drunk-driving charge. Only the full council can set aside Mti’s appoi
Questions and a snub for Jordaan’s maiden State of the Metro Address
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 19 days ago
previous drunk-driving charge. Only the full council can set aside Mti’s appointment as he was appointed by the council. Congress of the People regional chairman Khwezi Ntshanyana said he hoped Jordaan would dwell on what development plans the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mandla Mandela pays tribute to Muhammad Alicome true to meet his boxing hero in real life and draw inspiration from his co
Mandla Mandela pays tribute to Muhammad Ali
News 24 South Africa / Posted 23 days ago
come true to meet his boxing hero in real life and draw inspiration from his courage, bravery and self-belief," he said. Congress of the People deputy president Willie Madisha said Ali was his role model and hero. "He and Madiba inspired me in... Read more
24d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Police monitoring situation at Bapong after violent protestsset alight and that eight cars had been pelted with stones. It is not clear wh
Police monitoring situation at Bapong after violent protests
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 24 days ago
set alight and that eight cars had been pelted with stones. It is not clear why the residents were protesting. Meanwhile‚ Congress of the People (COPE) said on Saturday it had had numerous calls from people in Swartruggens west of Rustenburg‚... Read more
25d
Daily Dispatch
Cope: The gun settles who wins and who loses in the ANCThe Congress of the People (Cope) on Friday described the African National Cong
Cope: The gun settles who wins and who loses in the ANC
Daily Dispatch / Posted 25 days ago
The Congress of the People (Cope) on Friday described the African National Congress (ANC) under President Jacob Zuma as “much like a South African taxi operation: In both‚ the gun settles who wins and who loses”. “Leaders who get to the top of the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Cope to challenge in all provincesCredit: Congress of the People/Facebook The Congress of the People says that i
Cope to challenge in all provinces
iafrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Credit: Congress of the People/Facebook The Congress of the People says that it will contest all nine provinces in the upcoming local government elections. The party, however, said that it would field candidates in "strategically important... Read more
26d
Mail & Guardian
Public input to be invited on nominees for new Public Protectorwill be drafted and those candidates will be interviewed in the week after the
Public input to be invited on nominees for new Public Protector
Mail & Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
will be drafted and those candidates will be interviewed in the week after the August 3 local government elections. The Congress of the People has called for the job to go to Deputy Public Protector Kevin Malunga. Other opposition MPs however... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Arrest ANCYL's Maine before Malema Copethe law. Where rule of law applies, nobody is above the law. This is patently n
Arrest ANCYL's Maine before Malema Cope
News 24 South Africa / Posted 26 days ago
the law. Where rule of law applies, nobody is above the law. This is patently not the case in our country at present," Congress of the People spokesperson Dennis Bloem said on Monday. This, the party said, follows reports that State Security... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Briefing Circular Office of the General SecretaryMEMBERS OF THE CONGRESS OF THE PEOPLE, FELLOW SOUTH ARICANS Re: OUTCOME OF THE
Briefing Circular Office of the General Secretary
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
MEMBERS OF THE CONGRESS OF THE PEOPLE, FELLOW SOUTH ARICANS Re: OUTCOME OF THE CNC ROUND ROBIN RESOLUTIONS ON PR LISTS OF THE PARTY IN THE 2016 LGE I am happy to communicate to you, on behalf of the Congress Executive Committee (CNC) of the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
ANC is showing Africa the middle finger by protecting Zuma - COPEaccepted Mr Zuma's senseless apology on the Nkandla scandal - a disgraceful ind
ANC is showing Africa the middle finger by protecting Zuma - COPE
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 28 days ago
accepted Mr Zuma's senseless apology on the Nkandla scandal - a disgraceful individual who had broken his oath of office. "Congress of the People sees this action by the ANC NEC as showing the middle finger to all those that called for Zuma to be... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
DA names its councillor for Amahlati municipalitywish you all and your movement all the best and look forward to staying in touc
DA names its councillor for Amahlati municipality
Daily Dispatch / Posted 29 days ago
wish you all and your movement all the best and look forward to staying in touch with you. I wish you, your team and the Congress of the People nothing but success for the future,” Balindlela wrote. Last week the Saturday Dispatch reported that... Read more
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Eye Witness News
ANC calls for debate around role of media covering violent protestsshowing murder, stop showing rape.” The Democratic Alliance (DA) says it's con
ANC calls for debate around role of media covering violent protests
Eye Witness News / Posted a month ago
showing murder, stop showing rape.” The Democratic Alliance (DA) says it's considering its legal options while the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) and Congress of the People (Cope) have strongly condemned the move as censorship. (Edited by Tamsin W... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
COPE’s fear of councillors as ‘double agents’Just months before the upcoming local government elections in August, several C
COPE’s fear of councillors as ‘double agents’
Daily Dispatch / Posted a month ago
Just months before the upcoming local government elections in August, several Congress of the People (COPE) councillors have been axed. They are suspected of being “double agents” working for other parties because they allegedly failed to show their... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SABC’s non-coverage of violent protests compared to apartheid censorshipresponsible journalism. The Democratic Alliance says it’s considering its lega
SABC’s non-coverage of violent protests compared to apartheid censorship
Eye Witness News / Posted 1 months ago
responsible journalism. The Democratic Alliance says it’s considering its legal options, while the Economic Freedom Fighters, Inkatha Freedom Party and Congress of the People have strongly condemned this as censorship. (Edited by Winnie Thelets... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
EFF‚ COPE condemn SABC’s protest blackout decisionThe Economic Freedom Fighters and the Congress of the People have condemned the
EFF‚ COPE condemn SABC’s protest blackout decision
Daily Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
The Economic Freedom Fighters and the Congress of the People have condemned the South African Broadcasting Corporation’s decision to no longer broadcast footage of destruction of public property during protests. SABC has argued that to cover the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Report ‘confirms abuse of office’his role as premier and his position as provincial chairperson of the ANC in th
Report ‘confirms abuse of office’
News 24 South Africa / Posted 1 months ago
his role as premier and his position as provincial chairperson of the ANC in the Free State. In 2009 the DA and the Congress of the People (Cope) jointly lodged a case with the Public Protector requesting her to look into the running of... Read more

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