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iol.co.za
IEC security in Vuwani beefed up for electionsthat championed the establishment of the new municipality, will contest the pol
IEC security in Vuwani beefed up for elections
iol.co.za / Posted 23 hours ago
that championed the establishment of the new municipality, will contest the polls. The African National Congress, Congress of the People, Democratic Alliance, Economic Freedom Fighters, African Christian Democratic Party and Ximoko Xa... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘We are struggling,’ Garden Route residents tell DAbetween the DA and the ANC. “Last time around the DA won in Knysna, but not by
‘We are struggling,’ Garden Route residents tell DA
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
between the DA and the ANC. “Last time around the DA won in Knysna, but not by much. The DA won 10 seats, the ANC 7, Cope [Congress of the People] one and an independent candidate the final one.” In Bitou the situation was similar. For the first... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cope to Picket Outside SABC Offices in Auckland ParkCongress of the people will be picketing outside the SABC offices in Auckland P
Cope to Picket Outside SABC Offices in Auckland Park
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Congress of the people will be picketing outside the SABC offices in Auckland Park in support of the 8 SABC journalist who were unjustifiably fired on Monday. COPE will not allow anybody to disrespect the Constitution of our country. We want to send... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
North, south, east and west, throw your hands up: Jo’burg residents despair of crimeproportional representative councillors. This left the ANC with a 153-seat majo
North, south, east and west, throw your hands up: Jo’burg residents despair of crime
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
proportional representative councillors. This left the ANC with a 153-seat majority, the DA with 90 seats and the IFP, the Congress of the People and the National Freedom Party with four, three and two seats respectively. Last week’s Ipsos... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Let's Stand in Unflinching Solidarity With SABC 8Congress of the People (COPE) condemns and denounces in the strongest terms the
Let's Stand in Unflinching Solidarity With SABC 8
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Congress of the People (COPE) condemns and denounces in the strongest terms the repulsive and unjustifiable action of the SABC in firing the SABC 8. It is presently an illegitimate institution overseen by an illegitimate COO. In no way or manner is... Read more
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iol.co.za
A New Life's Journey Steered By A Guiding Lightfarms, among other things. Recruited into the Transvaal Indian Congress, he pa
A New Life's Journey Steered By A Guiding Light
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
farms, among other things. Recruited into the Transvaal Indian Congress, he participated in the Defiance Campaign and the Congress of the People. Horribly tortured upon arrest, Vandeyar got 10 years on Robben Island. A trade unionist banned in... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Show ANC ‘tough love’ at the polls or you’ll pay higher taxes‚ Cope warnsThe African National Congress (ANC) “needs tough love”. This‚ the Congress of
Show ANC ‘tough love’ at the polls or you’ll pay higher taxes‚ Cope warns
Daily Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
The African National Congress (ANC) “needs tough love”. This‚ the Congress of the People (Cope) said on Friday‚ would “correct it and…stop its leaders and cadres from endlessly looting state resources”. “Only by punishing the party will it feel... Read more
8d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Show ANC ‘tough love’ at the polls or you’ll pay higher taxes‚ Cope warnsThis‚ the Congress of the People (Cope) said on Friday‚ would “correct it and…s
Show ANC ‘tough love’ at the polls or you’ll pay higher taxes‚ Cope warns
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
This‚ the Congress of the People (Cope) said on Friday‚ would “correct it and…stop its leaders and cadres from endlessly looting state resources”. “Only by punishing the party will it feel compelled to govern in keeping with the Constitution and the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Zuma takes aim at opposition leaderssitting in Parliament today... It's worse when you lead it," he said to cheers
Zuma takes aim at opposition leaders
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
sitting in Parliament today... It's worse when you lead it," he said to cheers from the crowd. Zuma then took jabs at Congress of the People leader Mosiuoa Lekota, United Democratic Movement leader Bantu Holomisa and Economic Freedom Fighters... Read more
9d
Mail & Guardian
Tshwane residents have lost faith in the ANC and complain bitterly about crimecouncillors. That left the ANC with a 11-seat majority in the council, the DA w
Tshwane residents have lost faith in the ANC and complain bitterly about crime
Mail & Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
councillors. That left the ANC with a 11-seat majority in the council, the DA with 82 seats, and the Freedom Front Plus and Congress of the People (Cope) getting four seats and two seats respectively. Last week’s Ispos election poll had the DA... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Unemployment: A test of lifeby reasonable working experience but job ?#?Dololo?. This piece is guided by o
Unemployment: A test of life
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
by reasonable working experience but job ?#?Dololo?. This piece is guided by our (ANC) Freedom Charter adopted at the Congress of the people, Kliptown, on 26 June 1955 that states "The state shall recognise the right and duty of all to work... Read more
10d
New Kerala
China restates rights over South China Sea, rejects tribunal's judgement - newkerala.com #89421Exclusive Economic Zone and the Continental Shelf and the 1996 Decision of the
China restates rights over South China Sea, rejects tribunal's judgement - newkerala.com #89421
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Exclusive Economic Zone and the Continental Shelf and the 1996 Decision of the Standing Committee of the National People' s Congress of the People' s Republic of China on the Ratification of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, have... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
COPE suffers blow as four defect to UDMThe Congress of the People in the Mbashe local municipality has been dealt a cr
COPE suffers blow as four defect to UDM
Daily Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
The Congress of the People in the Mbashe local municipality has been dealt a cruel blow after at least four of its candidates for the upcoming local government elections defected to the UDM. COPE leader Mosiuoa Lekota and UDM leader Bantu... Read more
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11d
New Kerala
China restates rights over South China Sea, rejects tribunal's judgement - newkerala.com #89252Exclusive Economic Zone and the Continental Shelf and the 1996 Decision of the
China restates rights over South China Sea, rejects tribunal's judgement - newkerala.com #89252
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
Exclusive Economic Zone and the Continental Shelf and the 1996 Decision of the Standing Committee of the National People' s Congress of the People' s Republic of China on the Ratification of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, have... Read more
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12d
News 24 South Africa
Phillip Dexter - a potential Public Protector?Council (Nedlac) and has been an active member of Parliament. He was also an i
Phillip Dexter - a potential Public Protector?
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
Council (Nedlac) and has been an active member of Parliament. He was also an important figure during the formation of the Congress of the People – which was formed as a result of a split within the African National Congress. He served as a... Read more
12d
The Trinidad Guardian
COP elects Dr Anirudh Mahabir as new political leaderDr Anirudh Mahabir has been elected in the substantive position of political le
COP elects Dr Anirudh Mahabir as new political leader
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
Dr Anirudh Mahabir has been elected in the substantive position of political leader of the Congress of the People. Mahabir, who has been the acting leader since the resignation of St Augustine Member of Parliament Prakash Ramadhar in April, was... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
David vs Goliath election battlecandidates, some former staunch ANC members, will compete, the United Front wil
David vs Goliath election battle
Daily Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
candidates, some former staunch ANC members, will compete, the United Front will also be flexing their muscles. The Congress of the People also made its mark in the municipality, while the UDM also enjoys support from many villages. The... Read more
18d
AllAfrica.com
Natal - Kamagwaza-Msibi's NFP Reels As All Routes to the Municipal Polls Close2011 when it contested its first local government elections after breaking away
Natal - Kamagwaza-Msibi's NFP Reels As All Routes to the Municipal Polls Close
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
2011 when it contested its first local government elections after breaking away from the Inkatha Freedom Party. While the Congress of the People has been "saddened" that an "administrative error" has resulted in the NFP being disqualified for... Read more
18d
Eye Witness News
Mixed reaction on calls for Motsoeneng to leave SABCfrom his position. "We insist that Haludi Motsoeneng himself must not be in th
Mixed reaction on calls for Motsoeneng to leave SABC
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 days ago
from his position. "We insist that Haludi Motsoeneng himself must not be in these buildings." So far, political party Congress of the People, trade union Solidarity and the Helen Suzman Foundation are seeking intervention on the SABC's... Read more
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18d
Daily Maverick
KwaZulu-Natal: KaMagwaza-Msibi’s NFP reels as all routes to the Municipal polls close2011 when it contested its first local government elections after breaking away
KwaZulu-Natal: KaMagwaza-Msibi’s NFP reels as all routes to the Municipal polls close
Daily Maverick / Posted 18 days ago
2011 when it contested its first local government elections after breaking away from the Inkatha Freedom Party. While the Congress of the People has been “saddened” that an “administrative error” has resulted in the NFP being disqualified for... Read more
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18d
Daily Maverick
SABC: Battle lines drawn against Hlaudi’s ‘rule by diktat’should be allowed to continue its internal disciplinary actions without interfe
SABC: Battle lines drawn against Hlaudi’s ‘rule by diktat’
Daily Maverick / Posted 18 days ago
should be allowed to continue its internal disciplinary actions without interference from those with agendas. But the Congress of the People has also said it plans action against the SABC. After acting CEO Jimi Matthews resigned last week,... Read more
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18d
News 24 South Africa
Solidarity to take SABC journalists' suspension to ConCourtscheduled meeting with Motsoeneng, who called to cancel minutes before the meet
Solidarity to take SABC journalists' suspension to ConCourt
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
scheduled meeting with Motsoeneng, who called to cancel minutes before the meeting was scheduled to start. Meanwhile, the Congress of the People (Cope) has called for the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (Icasa) to review the... Read more
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19d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Lekota: ‘SABC shenanigans mean free and fair elections will not be possible’Congress of the People (Cope) leader Mosiuoa Lekota said his party “is not shoc
Lekota: ‘SABC shenanigans mean free and fair elections will not be possible’
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 19 days ago
Congress of the People (Cope) leader Mosiuoa Lekota said his party “is not shocked” by revelations that made by former acting SABC CEO Jimi Matthews that he was party to a decision to limit airtime devoted to the Economic Freedom Fighters... Read more
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20d
The Trinidad Guardian
Patrick Manning dies at 69United National Congress, we send our heartfelt sympathy and prayers to his wif
Patrick Manning dies at 69
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 20 days ago
United National Congress, we send our heartfelt sympathy and prayers to his wife, Hazel, his sons and close relatives.” Congress of the People founder Winston Dookeran said, “Mr Manning’s political life was one of courage, and one in which he... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Mbeki move swells DA ranksgovernance and corruption both at local and national level of the party,” he sa
Mbeki move swells DA ranks
Daily Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
governance and corruption both at local and national level of the party,” he said. Mbeki left the ANC in 2008 to join the Congress of the People (COPE ). Given the latter’s collapse as a result of a crippling presidential battle between Mosiuoa... Read more
22d
iol.co.za
Azapo cries foul over ANC poll registrationAfrican Independent Congress; African National Congress (ANC); Azanian Peoples
Azapo cries foul over ANC poll registration
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
African Independent Congress; African National Congress (ANC); Azanian Peoples Organisation (Azapo); Civic Independent; Congress of the People; Democratic Alliance (DA); Die Forum; Economic Freedom Fighters; Gamagara Community Forum; Hantam... Read more
22d
Daily Dispatch
Cope slams ANC’s ‘mutists of Parliament’ for silence on SABC censorshipThe Congress of the People (Cope) labelled ruling party members of Parliament a
Cope slams ANC’s ‘mutists of Parliament’ for silence on SABC censorship
Daily Dispatch / Posted 22 days ago
The Congress of the People (Cope) labelled ruling party members of Parliament as “mutists” for their “deathly silence…regarding the destructive censorship of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC)”. This censorship‚ Cope’s Dennis Bloem... Read more
22d
Daily Dispatch
OPINION: Muddle along, take Madiba high road or foster division?December 2017‚ “it is quite likely that the party could again split‚ similar to
OPINION: Muddle along, take Madiba high road or foster division?
Daily Dispatch / Posted 22 days ago
December 2017‚ “it is quite likely that the party could again split‚ similar to the events that led to the creation of the Congress of the People and the EFF”. “If that happens‚ South Africa would enter an unprecedented era of coalition politics... Read more
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22d
The Trinidad Guardian
Mottley replaces Jones on Energy body, PM admits WGTL failedhelmed Finance under the 1991-1995 Patrick Manning PNM administration, led the
Mottley replaces Jones on Energy body, PM admits WGTL failed
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 22 days ago
helmed Finance under the 1991-1995 Patrick Manning PNM administration, led the now defunct Citizens Alliance and was a Congress of the People (COP) foundation member. Rowley claimed word of Mottley’s place in the ESC had emerged after Jones... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Jeff Radebe - Collins Chabane YouthBuild School Launchand subsequently in the may policies and programmes aimed making this historic
Minister Jeff Radebe - Collins Chabane YouthBuild School Launch
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
and subsequently in the may policies and programmes aimed making this historic documents adopted by our people at the real Congress of the People in 1955 the lived experience for all. All our policies and programmes, including the NDP Vision 2030... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Nation Heading Towards a Political Turning Point?December 2017, it is quite likely that the party could again split; similar to
Is Nation Heading Towards a Political Turning Point?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
December 2017, it is quite likely that the party could again split; similar to the events that led to the creation of the Congress of the People and the EFF. If that happens, South Africa would enter an unprecedented era of coalition politics at... Read more
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24d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Will the ANC play like Bafana Bafana?December 2017‚ "it is quite likely that the party could again split‚ similar to
Will the ANC play like Bafana Bafana?
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 24 days ago
December 2017‚ "it is quite likely that the party could again split‚ similar to the events that led to the creation of the Congress of the People and the EFF". “If that happens‚ South Africa would enter an unprecedented era of coalition politics... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uproar Over Zuma's 'Paltry' $500,000 Nkandla BillMovement (UDM) said the amount the Treasury had determined that President Zuma
Uproar Over Zuma's 'Paltry' $500,000 Nkandla Bill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Movement (UDM) said the amount the Treasury had determined that President Zuma should pay back was an insult, while the Congress of the People (COPE) called it "daylight robbery". The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) spokesperson Mbuyiseni... Read more
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Daily Maverick
SABC denies revolt and appoints new ‘leader’experience, and his links to the controversial decisions, it is unlikely the ne
SABC denies revolt and appoints new ‘leader’
Daily Maverick / Posted 24 days ago
experience, and his links to the controversial decisions, it is unlikely the new acting CEO will challenge the status quo. Congress of the People spokesperson Dennis Bloem issued a statement on Tuesday, which while unproven, makes damning... Read more
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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 25 days 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 25 days 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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25d
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 25 days 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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27d
The Inyo Register
June 26)and other members of the Politburo. 1955 – The South African Congress Alliance
June 26)
The Inyo Register / Posted 27 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 28 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
29d
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 29 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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