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The Times & The Sunday Times
What are the consequences if Motsoeneng gets his old job back?it was reaffirmed that government would respect court rulings. Government fully
What are the consequences if Motsoeneng gets his old job back?
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
it was reaffirmed that government would respect court rulings. Government fully abides by that undertaking‚" it said. The Congress of the People (COPE) said it condemns the SABC board's resolution to ask Muthambi to re-appoint Motsoeneng. “The... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
"ANC needs fresh leadership"it is the governing party." She also said the party did not do everything acco
"ANC needs fresh leadership"
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 2 days ago
it is the governing party." She also said the party did not do everything according to the Freedom Charter adopted at the Congress of the People in Kliptown 61 years ago because of lack of experience. This includes the clause on education which... Read more
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iafrica.com
"ANC needs fresh leadership"it is the governing party." She also said the party did not do everything acco
"ANC needs fresh leadership"
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
it is the governing party." She also said the party did not do everything according to the Freedom Charter adopted at the Congress of the People in Kliptown 61 years ago because of lack of experience. This includes the clause on education which... Read more
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3d
AllAfrica.com
Motsoaneng Must Vacate the Broadcasting Seat ImmediatelyMOTSOANENG WASTED ENOUGH TAXPAYERS MONEY RUNNING UP AND DOWN TO ALL THESE COURT
Motsoaneng Must Vacate the Broadcasting Seat Immediately
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
MOTSOANENG WASTED ENOUGH TAXPAYERS MONEY RUNNING UP AND DOWN TO ALL THESE COURTS Congress of the People is calling on the SABC's Hlaudi Motsoaneng to vacate the broadcasting seat immediately. Now that the Supreme Court of Appeal dismissed his... Read more
6d
AllAfrica.com
Cope President Mosioua Lekota Prays for the Struggle Icon Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu in HospitalCongress of the People President Mosioua Lekota prays for the struggle icon Arc
Cope President Mosioua Lekota Prays for the Struggle Icon Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu in Hospital
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Congress of the People President Mosioua Lekota prays for the struggle icon Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu in hospital. President Lekota expresses sadness over Archbishop Tutu's health scare but delighted to hear that he is in good spirit and... Read more
6d
The Times & The Sunday Times
SACP‚ Cope call for Motsoeneng to leavefrom the position to avoid further embarrassment and follow the rule of law in
SACP‚ Cope call for Motsoeneng to leave
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 days ago
from the position to avoid further embarrassment and follow the rule of law in filling this and other positions. The Congress of the People also called on Motsoeneng to vacate the broadcasting seat immediately. “Now that the Supreme Court of... Read more
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6d
AllAfrica.com
Zuma Must Fly SAA Permanently - Copecontinue to use South African Airways (SAA) for his international flights, as d
Zuma Must Fly SAA Permanently - Cope
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
continue to use South African Airways (SAA) for his international flights, as doing so would cut unnecessary costs, the Congress of the People (Cope) has said. Cope welcomed the news that Zuma flew SAA to the United States on Saturday, and... Read more
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7d
News 24 South Africa
Zuma must fly SAA permanently - Copecontinue to use South African Airways (SAA) for his international flights, as d
Zuma must fly SAA permanently - Cope
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
continue to use South African Airways (SAA) for his international flights, as doing so would cut unnecessary costs, the Congress of the People (Cope) has said. Cope welcomed the news that Zuma flew SAA to the United States on Saturday, and... Read more
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8d
AllAfrica.com
Jiba, Mwebi Should Have Been Fired - CopeThe Congress of the People (Cope) has described NPA head Shaun Abrahams as a "d
Jiba, Mwebi Should Have Been Fired - Cope
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The Congress of the People (Cope) has described NPA head Shaun Abrahams as a "disgrace" for granting special leave to his colleagues Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi instead of firing them. "It is a total disgrace... this is an insult to the people... Read more
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8d
Eye Witness News
‘Shaun Abrahams nothing but Jacob Zuma’s puppet’at the NPA's head office in Pretoria on 7 July 2015. Picture: Reinart Toerien/E
‘Shaun Abrahams nothing but Jacob Zuma’s puppet’
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
at the NPA's head office in Pretoria on 7 July 2015. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN Advocate Nomgcobo Jiba,Lawrence Mrwebi,Congress of the People Cope JOHANNESBURG – Congress of the People (Cope) has launched a scathing attack against National... Read more
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8d
News 24 South Africa
Jiba, Mwrebi should have been fired - CopeMpho Raborife, News24 Johannesburg - The Congress of the People (Cope) has des
Jiba, Mwrebi should have been fired - Cope
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
Mpho Raborife, News24 Johannesburg - The Congress of the People (Cope) has described NPA head Shaun Abrahams as a "disgrace" for granting special leave to his colleagues Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi instead of firing them. "It is a total... Read more
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8d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Jiba must be fired‚ says COPECongress of the People (COPE) has reiterated its call for Deputy National Direc
Jiba must be fired‚ says COPE
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
Congress of the People (COPE) has reiterated its call for Deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions Nomgcobo Jiba to be fired. Jiba’s name was struck from the roll of advocates by the High Court in Pretoria on Thursday along with that of her... Read more
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9d
News 24 South Africa
Jiba had 'flouted every rule'Steve Swart also said Zuma should “act swiftly” and immediately fire Jiba and M
Jiba had 'flouted every rule'
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
Steve Swart also said Zuma should “act swiftly” and immediately fire Jiba and Mwrebi, or at least suspend them. The Congress of the People (Cope) called on Zuma “not to defend Jiba one day longer”, and said she must be fired. “Time is up for... Read more
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10d
AllAfrica.com
Time-Up for Jiba, No Place to HideCongress of the People welcomes the judgement of the High Court in Pretoria to
Time-Up for Jiba, No Place to Hide
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Congress of the People welcomes the judgement of the High Court in Pretoria to strike off the roll of Deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions Nomgcobo Jiba and her colleague Lawrence Mrwebi. We have been saying all along that Jiba was not... Read more
10d
AllAfrica.com
Ignorance and Incompetence Within the Health Department Killed the Psychiatric Patientsand incompetency killed the 36 psychiatric patients who died after being transf
Ignorance and Incompetence Within the Health Department Killed the Psychiatric Patients
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
and incompetency killed the 36 psychiatric patients who died after being transferred into the care of NGOs in Gauteng. Congress of the People is calling upon the Minister of Health Aaron Motsoaledi to institute a judicial commission of... Read more
11d
Eye Witness News
VBS Bank insists its dealings are legitimate amid questions around Zuma’s loanit does not participate in the governance structures of the bank. The Democrat
VBS Bank insists its dealings are legitimate amid questions around Zuma’s loan
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
it does not participate in the governance structures of the bank. The Democratic Alliance, Economic Freedom Fighters and Congress of the People have asked Zuma to present to Parliament proof of the loan and its repayment conditions. (Edited by... Read more
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11d
IAfrica South African Business News
Ignoring land reform could spark war - CopeA file image of Red Ants Security during an eviction. Credit:Vumani Mkhize/EWN.
Ignoring land reform could spark war - Cope
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 11 days ago
A file image of Red Ants Security during an eviction. Credit:Vumani Mkhize/EWN. The Congress of the People (Cope) has called on government to speed up land reform, saying that the issue is a "time bomb" set to explode and cause a civil war. "Cope... Read more
11d
iafrica.com
Ignoring land reform could spark war - CopeA file image of Red Ants Security during an eviction. Credit:Vumani Mkhize/EWN.
Ignoring land reform could spark war - Cope
iafrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
A file image of Red Ants Security during an eviction. Credit:Vumani Mkhize/EWN. The Congress of the People (Cope) has called on government to speed up land reform, saying that the issue is a "time bomb" set to explode and cause a civil war. "Cope... Read more
12d
iafrica.com
Zuma: Parliament must keep MPs in linethe president speak. The entire EFF caucus subsequently left during the questi
Zuma: Parliament must keep MPs in line
iafrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
the president speak. The entire EFF caucus subsequently left during the question and answer session. Minority party, the Congress of the People, also made a low-impact exit during the early stages of today’s proceedings. After Zuma finished... Read more
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12d
IAfrica South African Business News
Zuma: Parliament must keep MPs in linethe president speak. The entire EFF caucus subsequently left during the questi
Zuma: Parliament must keep MPs in line
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 12 days ago
the president speak. The entire EFF caucus subsequently left during the question and answer session. Minority party, the Congress of the People, also made a low-impact exit during the early stages of today’s proceedings. After Zuma finished... Read more
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12d
Eye Witness News
Zuma calls on Parliament to keep MPs in linethe president speak. The entire EFF caucus subsequently left during the questi
Zuma calls on Parliament to keep MPs in line
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
the president speak. The entire EFF caucus subsequently left during the question and answer session. Minority party, the Congress of the People, also made a low-impact exit during the early stages of today’s proceedings. After Zuma finished... Read more
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12d
Daily Maverick
Nine-Point Sham: Another torrid day in Parliament for ‘abused’ Zuma and ANCNkandla matter that found that the president had violated the Constitution was
Nine-Point Sham: Another torrid day in Parliament for ‘abused’ Zuma and ANC
Daily Maverick / Posted 12 days ago
Nkandla matter that found that the president had violated the Constitution was now the point of contention for the EFF and Congress of the People. As the president walked to the podium, Cope MP Willie Madisha objected to him addressing the House.... Read more
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12d
News 24 South Africa
ANC not about to sell this country - party's Mabe rants in ParliamentWe are now on autopilot mode. We are going to bring the ANC back in 2019 with a
ANC not about to sell this country - party's Mabe rants in Parliament
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
We are now on autopilot mode. We are going to bring the ANC back in 2019 with a resounding victory." Mabe slammed the Congress of the People during his speech, saying it was only the size of a church choir trying "to make noise". He also... Read more
12d
Eye Witness News
Zuma pleads for protection from ‘abuse’ in ParlyPresident Floyd Shivambu being asked to leave the chamber after he refused to l
Zuma pleads for protection from ‘abuse’ in Parly
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
President Floyd Shivambu being asked to leave the chamber after he refused to let the president speak. Minority party, the Congress of the People, also made a low-impact exit during the early stages of today’s proceedings. After Zuma finished... Read more
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12d
AllAfrica.com
I Am Abused By MPs in Parliamentso, then don't call me," he said, before stepping off the podium. Earlier in t
I Am Abused By MPs in Parliament
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
so, then don't call me," he said, before stepping off the podium. Earlier in the sitting, Economic Freedom Fighters and Congress of the People MPs walked out of the sitting, refusing to be addressed by Zuma. "We'll come back when the criminal... Read more
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12d
Eye Witness News
Police keep close eye on EFF supporters outside Parliamentby police, supporters waited for party leadership to return to the House after
Police keep close eye on EFF supporters outside Parliament
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
by police, supporters waited for party leadership to return to the House after the President’s reply to questions. Congress of the People MPs had also walked out of the house after demanding President Zuma steps down. With the EFF and Cope... Read more
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12d
Mail & Guardian
President Zuma laments 'abuse' he faces from MPs in the National Assemblyso, then don’t call me,” he said, before stepping off the podium. Earlier in t
President Zuma laments 'abuse' he faces from MPs in the National Assembly
Mail & Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
so, then don’t call me,” he said, before stepping off the podium. Earlier in the sitting, Economic Freedom Fighters and Congress of the People (Cope) MPs walked out of the sitting, refusing to be addressed by Zuma. “We’ll come back when the... Read more
12d
News 24 South Africa
I am abused by MPs in Parliament - Zumaso, then don’t call me,” he said, before stepping off the podium. Earlier in t
I am abused by MPs in Parliament - Zuma
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
so, then don’t call me,” he said, before stepping off the podium. Earlier in the sitting, Economic Freedom Fighters and Congress of the People MPs walked out of the sitting, refusing to be addressed by Zuma. “We’ll come back when the criminal... Read more
12d
AllAfrica.com
'We Will Come Back When the Criminal Is Gone' - EFF Walk Out of Zuma Question Sessionchaos on Tuesday, as opposition parties called for him not to be allowed to spe
'We Will Come Back When the Criminal Is Gone' - EFF Walk Out of Zuma Question Session
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
chaos on Tuesday, as opposition parties called for him not to be allowed to speak. The Economic Freedom Fighters and the Congress of the People both walked out of the National Assembly, refusing to be addressed by Zuma. "We'll come back when the... Read more
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12d
Eye Witness News
Zuma’s Parly Q&A session off to rocky start, EFF & Cope walk outJacob Zuma,Economic Freedom Fighters,Cope JOHANNESBURG/CAPE TOWN - The Economi
Zuma’s Parly Q&A session off to rocky start, EFF & Cope walk out
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
Jacob Zuma,Economic Freedom Fighters,Cope JOHANNESBURG/CAPE TOWN - The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has joined the Congress of the People (Cope) in walking out of the National Assembly, demanding that President Jacob Zuma step down. This... Read more
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12d
Eye Witness News
ANCYL lashes out at Zuma critics after he #PaidBackTheMoneyaccusing them of starting a campaign to ruin the bank financially. The Democra
ANCYL lashes out at Zuma critics after he #PaidBackTheMoney
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
accusing them of starting a campaign to ruin the bank financially. The Democratic Alliance, Economic Freedom Fighters and Congress of the People have all called on Zuma to provide the National Assembly with proof that it has indeed secured the... Read more
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12d
News 24 South Africa
'We will come back when the criminal is gone' - EFF walk out of Zuma question sessionchaos on Tuesday, as opposition parties called for him not to be allowed to spe
'We will come back when the criminal is gone' - EFF walk out of Zuma question session
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
chaos on Tuesday, as opposition parties called for him not to be allowed to speak. The Economic Freedom Fighters and the Congress of the People both walked out of the National Assembly, refusing to be addressed by Zuma. “We’ll come back when the... Read more
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13d
Eye Witness News
Zuma asked to shed more light on Nkandla loanthe public protector’s recommendations following her investigation into spendin
Zuma asked to shed more light on Nkandla loan
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 days ago
the public protector’s recommendations following her investigation into spending at Nkandla. The Democratic Alliance, Congress of the People, the Pan African Congress and AfriBusiness have all asked President Zuma to produce proof that he has... Read more
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15d
News 24 South Africa
Mabuza vies for top sixand Mangaung conferences were riddled with factionalism and led to the formatio
Mabuza vies for top six
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 days ago
and Mangaung conferences were riddled with factionalism and led to the formation of “splinter organisations” – the Congress of the People (Cope) and the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF). “This elephant [the ANC] will get finished,” Mabuza... Read more
15d
Eye Witness News
Cope criticises Treasury’s approval of SAA bailoutfor the needs of students. Picture: AFP. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan,Sout
Cope criticises Treasury’s approval of SAA bailout
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 days ago
for the needs of students. Picture: AFP. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan,South African Airways,Cope JOHANNESBURG – The Congress of the People (Cope) has criticised Treasury’s decision to approve a bailout to the South African Airways (SAA),... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
MPs row over state captureinstitutions that are created to deal with matters of this nature, not to reduc
MPs row over state capture
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 16 days ago
institutions that are created to deal with matters of this nature, not to reduce Parliament into an investigation tool.” Congress of the People MP Willie Madisha claimed that South Africa was “morphing into a Mafia state” and references were made... Read more
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17d
iafrica.com
MPs row over state captureinstitutions that are created to deal with matters of this nature, not to reduc
MPs row over state capture
iafrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
institutions that are created to deal with matters of this nature, not to reduce Parliament into an investigation tool.” Congress of the People MP Willie Madisha claimed that South Africa was “morphing into a Mafia state” and references were made... Read more
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Eye Witness News
MPs clash over a need for an inquiry into state captureto deal with matters of this nature, not to reduce Parliament into an investiga
MPs clash over a need for an inquiry into state capture
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
to deal with matters of this nature, not to reduce Parliament into an investigation tool.” ‘THE GUPTAS ARE NO VICTIMS’ Congress of the People MP Willie Madisha claimed that South Africa was “morphing into a Mafia state” and references were made... Read more
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17d
Eye Witness News
DA's call for parliamentary inquiry into state capture rejectedof undue influence on the government and the use of state resources came under
DA's call for parliamentary inquiry into state capture rejected
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
of undue influence on the government and the use of state resources came under the spotlight in Parliament this afternoon. Congress of the People MP Willie Madisha claimed that South Africa was “morphing into a Mafia state” and references were made... Read more
18d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Spy games in Parliament - Four views on Mkhwebane as the new public protectorAfrican National Congress (ANC) and Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) supported h
Spy games in Parliament - Four views on Mkhwebane as the new public protector
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 18 days ago
African National Congress (ANC) and Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) supported her; the Democratic Alliance (DA) and the Congress of the People (Cope) did not. Claims that she is on the payroll of the State Security Agency marked the run-up to... Read more
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18d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Mkhwebane a step away from becoming the next public protectorto President Jacob Zuma for ratification. The ANC and major opposition parties
Mkhwebane a step away from becoming the next public protector
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 18 days ago
to President Jacob Zuma for ratification. The ANC and major opposition parties apart from the Democratic Alliance and the Congress of the People, supported her appointment. Makhosi Khoza, ANC MP and chairman of the ad hoc committee tasked with... Read more
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18d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Busisiwe Mkhwebane nominated as Public Protector by Parliamentto President Jacob Zuma for appointment. The ANC and all major opposition part
Busisiwe Mkhwebane nominated as Public Protector by Parliament
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 18 days ago
to President Jacob Zuma for appointment. The ANC and all major opposition parties except the Democratic Alliance and the Congress of the People supported her appointment. Dr Makhosi Khoza‚ ANC MP and chairperson of the ad hoc committee tasked... Read more
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18d
Eye Witness News
National Assembly endorses Busisiwe Mkhwebane as new Public Protectorof Parliament voted in favour of Mkhwebane , while 79 voted against the recomme
National Assembly endorses Busisiwe Mkhwebane as new Public Protector
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 days ago
of Parliament voted in favour of Mkhwebane , while 79 voted against the recommendation. There was one abstention. The Congress of the People opted to abstain from the vote, while the Inkatha Freedom Party, Freedom Front Plus and African... Read more
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iol.co.za
Top cop unhappy with Mitchells Plain crime-fightersus nowhere. "People like Harris, she was standing for elections and she must n
Top cop unhappy with Mitchells Plain crime-fighters
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
us nowhere. "People like Harris, she was standing for elections and she must now build a profile." Harris is a member of Congress of the People (Cope) and ran as a councillor during local government elections last month. Goolam says despite the... Read more
21d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Former Azapo president Molala diesMotlanthe and Mosioua Lekota”. Motlanthe is a former president of the country‚
Former Azapo president Molala dies
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 21 days ago
Motlanthe and Mosioua Lekota”. Motlanthe is a former president of the country‚ while Lekota is now the leader of the Congress of the People. It was on Molala’s release from prison in 1983 that he became active in Azapo - in 1985 he was... Read more
21d
The Times & The Sunday Times
COPE accuses Zuma of showing nation ‘middle finger’ by not sacking ZwaneCongress of the People (COPE) has called for Minister of Mineral Resources Mose
COPE accuses Zuma of showing nation ‘middle finger’ by not sacking Zwane
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 21 days ago
Congress of the People (COPE) has called for Minister of Mineral Resources Mosebenzi Zwane’s immediate dismissal‚ saying that by keeping him on President Jacob Zuma will be “continuing to show the nation the middle finger”. At the same time‚ it... Read more
24d
Mail & Guardian
Herman Mashaba's A-team: Controversial backgrounds of Jo'burg mayor's committeewe’re still resolving through legal processes,” he said. He has crossed the flo
Herman Mashaba's A-team: Controversial backgrounds of Jo'burg mayor's committee
Mail & Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
we’re still resolving through legal processes,” he said. He has crossed the floor many times, moving from the ANC to the Congress of the People, and now to the DA. The remaining committee members include an IFP member who has served on many... Read more
24d
The Trinidad Guardian
Prakash could be at Persad-Bissessar’s sidestill had to “caucus” to decide who would accompany Persad-Bissessar to the tal
Prakash could be at Persad-Bissessar’s side
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
still had to “caucus” to decide who would accompany Persad-Bissessar to the talks. He hinted the party may include former Congress of the People (COP) leader Prakash Ramadhar. Lee stressed it was an “Opposition” request to have talks with the... Read more
25d
iol.co.za
Nelson Mandela Bay gets anti-corruption hotlinea “lack of diversity”, saying that his mayoral committee represented a white ma
Nelson Mandela Bay gets anti-corruption hotline
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
a “lack of diversity”, saying that his mayoral committee represented a white majority. Meanwhile, disgruntled members of Congress of the People (Cope) in the metro protested outside the Woolboard Exchange council chambers for most of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zuma Must Break His SilenceCongress of the People says it is now time for Mr Jacob Zuma to break his silen
Zuma Must Break His Silence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
Congress of the People says it is now time for Mr Jacob Zuma to break his silence, come out of his closet. COPE knows that the Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan is persecuted for some ulterior motives. We say Zuma owes an explanation to the nation... Read more
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