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News 24 South Africa
ANC MPs told to join TwitterverseHelen Zille, Julius Malema, you’d better watch out. The ANC is fast catching up
ANC MPs told to join Twitterverse
News 24 South Africa / Posted 20 hours ago
Helen Zille, Julius Malema, you’d better watch out. The ANC is fast catching up on you on Twitter. The governing party wants all its MPs to “be present” on social media because the party’s public representatives can no longer afford to have their... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Uncaring’ education MEC urged to resignCAPE ARGUSUnsafe buildings, such as Scottsdene Secondary school in Kraaifontein
‘Uncaring’ education MEC urged to resign
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
CAPE ARGUSUnsafe buildings, such as Scottsdene Secondary school in Kraaifontein, were discussed in the provincial legislature. Picture: Henk Kruger Cape Town - Opposition parties are calling for the head of Western Cape Education MEC Debbie Schäfer,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Should political parties disclose funding sources? The pros and cons were discussed during a talk at the University of Cape Town
Should political parties disclose funding sources?
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
The pros and cons were discussed during a talk at the University of Cape Town. Leaders of the SA's top 3 political parties: DA's Helen Zille, ANC's Jacob Zuma and EFF's Julius Malema. Pictures:... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
DA has the 'big five' metros in its sightsThe Democratic Alliance has an ambitious “big five” plan for next year’s local
DA has the 'big five' metros in its sights
Mail & Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
The Democratic Alliance has an ambitious “big five” plan for next year’s local government elections: it is targeting the municipalities of Tshwane, Johannesburg, Tlokwe, Nelson Mandela Bay and Cape Town – either for takeover or to increase its... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zille has confidence in Khayelitsha task team The Premier said the commission's findings will be implemented with the help
Zille has confidence in Khayelitsha task team
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
The Premier said the commission's findings will be implemented with the help of the task team. FILE: Zille said a safer Khayelitsha could be one signature away. Picture: Reinart... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zille accused of using Khayelitsha Inquiry to 'secure votes' Western Cape Premier Helen Zille was criticised during a feedback session in
Zille accused of using Khayelitsha Inquiry to 'secure votes'
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Western Cape Premier Helen Zille was criticised during a feedback session in the township earlier today. FILE: Zille once again had to defend why it was necessary to establish the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Will Not Be Silent On Crime, Say Khayelitsha OrganisationsAround 200 people from several social justice organisations took part in a marc
We Will Not Be Silent On Crime, Say Khayelitsha Organisations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Around 200 people from several social justice organisations took part in a march to parliament on Tuesday, for safety, equality and justice. The march, organised by the Social Justice Coalition (SJC), Ndifuna Ukwazi(NU) and Equal Education, was in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Alcohol abuse inhibits investment - ZilleINDEPENDENT MEDIAHelen Zille said that if alcohol abuse in high-risk areas such
Alcohol abuse inhibits investment - Zille
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAHelen Zille said that if alcohol abuse in high-risk areas such as Gugulethu, Nyanga, Khayelitsha, and Paarl East could be decreased by 20 percent, the target of increasing quality of life would increase. File photo: Jason Boud Cape... Read more
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iol.co.za
NGOs demand police task team actionCAPE ARGUSMembers of the Social Justice Coalition handed over a memorandum to t
NGOs demand police task team action
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
CAPE ARGUSMembers of the Social Justice Coalition handed over a memorandum to the National Assemblys police committee, demanding the implementation of the Khayelitsha Commissions findings. Photo: Henk Kruger Cape Town - Disgruntled residents and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Task Team to Tackle Khayelitsha Commission Recommendations On PolicingA joint task team is set to meet in the next two weeks to work through the reco
Task Team to Tackle Khayelitsha Commission Recommendations On Policing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
A joint task team is set to meet in the next two weeks to work through the recommendations of a Commission of Inquiry into policing in Khayelitsha and suggest plans to put them into action. A joint statement by the offices of Western Cape Premier... Read more
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iol.co.za
EFF member ‘sought’ over bus violenceTWITTERThe recent violent Go George bus service protests caused an estimated R1
EFF member ‘sought’ over bus violence
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
TWITTERThe recent violent Go George bus service protests caused an estimated R15 million in damages and resulted in the suspension of the service. George - George authorities are expected to question an EFF member in connection with the recent... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Task team to tackle Khayelitsha policing issues Reps from the WC govt & police have been tasked with tackling stumbling block
Task team to tackle Khayelitsha policing issues
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
Reps from the WC govt & police have been tasked with tackling stumbling blocks to effective policing. FILE: Western Cape Premier Helen Zille in Khayelitsha at the opening of policing needs and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Task team to tackle Khayelitsha Commission recommendations on policingCape Town - A joint task team is set to meet in the next two weeks to work thro
Task team to tackle Khayelitsha Commission recommendations on policing
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
Cape Town - A joint task team is set to meet in the next two weeks to work through the recommendations of a Commission of Inquiry into policing in Khayelitsha and suggest plans to put them into action. A joint statement by the offices of Western... Read more
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Daily Maverick
I am Black and I am beautifulMany decades before that sermon, in the 1800s, lived Mrs Araminta Harriet Tubma
I am Black and I am beautiful
Daily Maverick / Posted 7 days ago
Many decades before that sermon, in the 1800s, lived Mrs Araminta Harriet Tubman, the ‘Moses of her people’. I add her lesser known name ‘Araminta’ to also tell of the richness of an African being, the depth and beauty of a black body. The names our... Read more
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iol.co.za
Inside the mind of Riah PhiyegaRyland Fisher looks at General Riah Phiyega’s short but eventful stay at police
Inside the mind of Riah Phiyega
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
Ryland Fisher looks at General Riah Phiyega’s short but eventful stay at police headquarters. Riah Phiyega was less than two months into her job as national police commissioner when the Marikana massacre took place. She had been appointed in June... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zille defends Khayelitsha inquiry The multimillion rand commission was debated in the Provincial Legislature ye
Zille defends Khayelitsha inquiry
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
The multimillion rand commission was debated in the Provincial Legislature yesterday. FILE: Western Cape Premier Helen Zille in Khayelitsha at the opening of policing needs and priorities workshop on 14 August... Read more
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iol.co.za
Health boost for Africa’s childrenCourtney AfricaJamie-Lee Kollie, 16, along with Kauther Williams, 15, inspects
Health boost for Africa’s children
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
Courtney AfricaJamie-Lee Kollie, 16, along with Kauther Williams, 15, inspects the new Digital Fluoroscopy machine now installed at the Red Cross Childrens Hospitak. Photo: COURTNEY AFRICA THE unveiling of a R74 million Medical Imaging Department... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jacob Zuma Tops Google Politician ChartsPresident Jacob Zuma is far ahead of Julius Malema and Mmusi Maimane as the mos
Jacob Zuma Tops Google Politician Charts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
President Jacob Zuma is far ahead of Julius Malema and Mmusi Maimane as the most searched for politician online in South Africa, Google data shows. According to data from the search giant, in the past year, the search term "zuma" scored 40 on Google... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zille slammed for Khayelitsha inquiry The Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry concluded last year and cost provincial
Zille slammed for Khayelitsha inquiry
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
The Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry concluded last year and cost provincial government R14 million. FILE: Commissioners Kate O'Regan and Vusi Pikoli speaking to Brigadier Dladla in Khayelitsha on 24 January... Read more
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Eye Witness News
WC govt taking National Fisheries Department to court It's believed harbours in the province have been under-resourced, which have
WC govt taking National Fisheries Department to court
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
It's believed harbours in the province have been under-resourced, which have reportedly led to job losses. FILE: FILE: The Western Cape government has accused the department of gross... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zille vows to change law to boost fishingCAPE ARGUSHand-line fishermen Neville Erispe, Alfred Boshoff and Keith Fortune
Zille vows to change law to boost fishing
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
CAPE ARGUSHand-line fishermen Neville Erispe, Alfred Boshoff and Keith Fortune depend on their catch to make a living. Photo: Tracey Adams Cape Town - The Western Cape government is drafting by-laws that would empower local municipalities to manage... Read more
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The New Age
Helen Zille to community on state of fishing in the provinceWestern Cape Premier Helen Zille is on Tuesday expected to brief the fishing co
Helen Zille to community on state of fishing in the province
The New Age / Posted 13 days ago
Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is on Tuesday expected to brief the fishing community on the state of harbours in the province at the Kalk Bay Harbour. Zille will update the community on the steps the provincial government is taking to rectify the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Protector to probe schools’ construction woesArmand HoughTEMPORARY PLAN: Scottsdene Senior Secondary School was closed last
Protector to probe schools’ construction woes
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
Armand HoughTEMPORARY PLAN: Scottsdene Senior Secondary School was closed last month when engineers identified possible structural problems. Pupils are now being accommodated in prefabricated classrooms, a church and community hall. Photo: ARMAND... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Three Namibians Perish in Air CrashA Cessna 441 Conquest on a medical emergency flight from Windhoek to Cape Town
Three Namibians Perish in Air Crash
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
A Cessna 441 Conquest on a medical emergency flight from Windhoek to Cape Town crashed into the Plattekloof mountains early yesterday morning on final approach for landing. All five people on board, including three Namibians, perished in the crash.... Read more
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iol.co.za
Radar problem link to Cape crash?CAPE ARGUSA British Airways plane flies over the crash site. Photo: Henk Kruger
Radar problem link to Cape crash?
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
CAPE ARGUSA British Airways plane flies over the crash site. Photo: Henk Kruger Durban - Passengers on a plane at Cape Town airport claimed they were told by a pilot that radar systems were down across the country and “one plane was missing in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Small Plane Crashes in TygerbergBy Genevieve Quintal, News24 Reports that a plane with five people on board cr
Small Plane Crashes in Tygerberg
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
By Genevieve Quintal, News24 Reports that a plane with five people on board crashed in the Tygerberg, Cape Town on Sunday morning could not be immediately confirmed. Earlier on Sunday, Western Cape premier Helen Zille wrote on Twitter that there... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Marikana: Three years on, workers call for justice, but justice doesn't comePhoto: There was a significant police presence at the third commemoration of th
Marikana: Three years on, workers call for justice, but justice doesn't come
Daily Maverick / Posted 14 days ago
Photo: There was a significant police presence at the third commemoration of the Marikana massacre on Sunday but they parked their vehicles a distance from the event. (Greg Nicolson) The memorial service doubled as a speaking circuit for the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Five bodies recovered from wreckage of ambulance planeHe said on ENCA television news that the plane‚ which crashed in the Plattekloo
Five bodies recovered from wreckage of ambulance plane
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 14 days ago
He said on ENCA television news that the plane‚ which crashed in the Plattekloof area‚ had gone missing off the radar at around 6.50am on Sunday morning and a call had been received by the province’s emergency control room an hour later. "We then... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Small plane crashes in Cape nature reserve reportsGenevieve Quintal, News24 Cape Town - A plane with five people on board report
Small plane crashes in Cape nature reserve reports
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 days ago
Genevieve Quintal, News24 Cape Town - A plane with five people on board reportedly crashed in the nature reserve on Tygerberg Hills, Cape Town, on Sunday morning. Earlier on Sunday, Western Cape premier Helen Zille wrote on Twitter that there were... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Policing takes centre stage at Khayelitsha workshop The two-day workshop in Khayelitsha was opened by Western Cape Premier Helen
Policing takes centre stage at Khayelitsha workshop
Eye Witness News / Posted 16 days ago
The two-day workshop in Khayelitsha was opened by Western Cape Premier Helen Zille this morning. Western Cape Premier Helen Zille in Khayelitsha at the opening of policing needs and priorities... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Zille negotiating in bad faith’INDEPENDENT MEDIAThe polices 22-page response, classified as strictly confident
‘Zille negotiating in bad faith’
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAThe polices 22-page response, classified as strictly confidential, to the Khayelitsha Commission inquiry was made public during a media briefing Helen Zille held last Friday. File photo: Jason Boud Cape Town - National police... Read more
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iafrica.com
WC depts shine in auditsWestern Cape Premier Helen Zille. Credit: AFP The Western Cape Education depar
WC depts shine in audits
iafrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Western Cape Premier Helen Zille. Credit: AFP The Western Cape Education department became the first education department in the country to achieve a clean audit since 1994, Times Live reported on Friday. The province's finance MEC Ivan Meyer on... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
WC depts shine in auditsWestern Cape Premier Helen Zille. Credit: AFP The Western Cape Education depar
WC depts shine in audits
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 17 days ago
Western Cape Premier Helen Zille. Credit: AFP The Western Cape Education department became the first education department in the country to achieve a clean audit since 1994, Times Live reported on Friday. The province's finance MEC Ivan Meyer on... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Zille negotiating in bad faith’NATIONAL police spokes- person Solomon Makgale has hit back at Premier Helen Zi
‘Zille negotiating in bad faith’
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
NATIONAL police spokes- person Solomon Makgale has hit back at Premier Helen Zille for publicising the police’s response to the Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry, saying Zille was negotiating in “bad faith”. The police’s 22-page response, classified... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Art of apologia: Citizen editor's sorry letter to President ZumaA) It is the best of times. B) It is the worst of times. A) South Africa is a p
Art of apologia: Citizen editor's sorry letter to President Zuma
Daily Maverick / Posted 17 days ago
A) It is the best of times. B) It is the worst of times. A) South Africa is a post-racial Shangri-La free of political violence, where everyone has a right to express themselves within the bounds of the most progressive constitution in the world. B)... Read more
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Eye Witness News
ANALYSIS: Not only SA's Cabinet gets VIP protection, Maimane SAPS,Mmusi Maimane,Cabinet,VIP Protection Unit,border security Is the DA fro
ANALYSIS: Not only SA's Cabinet gets VIP protection, Maimane
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
SAPS,Mmusi Maimane,Cabinet,VIP Protection Unit,border security Is the DA frontman correct to say that SA Cabinet members are kept safer than the country’s borders? Are South African... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South African Hotel Is the World's GreenestHotel Verde at Cape Town International Airport has been given its second Leader
South African Hotel Is the World's Greenest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Hotel Verde at Cape Town International Airport has been given its second Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Platinum Green Building Certification by the United States Green Building Council, making it the first hotel in the world to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Not Only SA's Cabinet Gets VIP Protection, Maimane - DA Leaders Do TooThe leader of the official opposition in South Africa, Mmusi Maimane, has claim
Not Only SA's Cabinet Gets VIP Protection, Maimane - DA Leaders Do Too
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
The leader of the official opposition in South Africa, Mmusi Maimane, has claimed that VIP security for the country's cabinet exceeds the number of security personnel at its borders. But this is misleading. Are South African cabinet members kept... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Premier Hele Zille Opens Policing Needs and Priorities Workshop, 14 AugustTomorrow, 14 August 2015, Premier Helen Zille will attend the Khayelitsha Polic
Premier Hele Zille Opens Policing Needs and Priorities Workshop, 14 August
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Tomorrow, 14 August 2015, Premier Helen Zille will attend the Khayelitsha Policing Needs and Priorities (PNP) consultation workshop at Lookout Hill. PNP meetings, facilitated by the Department of Community Safety - are held annually to consult... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Not only SA’s cabinet gets VIP protection, Maimane – DA leaders do tooAre South African cabinet members kept safer than the country’s borders? This i
Not only SA’s cabinet gets VIP protection, Maimane – DA leaders do too
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 18 days ago
Are South African cabinet members kept safer than the country’s borders? This is what the leader of the country’s official opposition, the Democratic Alliance, claimed on a tour of South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal province. “Today there is more VIP... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Minister pressured to implement Khayelitsha recommendations SJC & Ndifuna Ukwazi issued an ultimatum to the Police Minister outside Parli
Minister pressured to implement Khayelitsha recommendations
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 days ago
SJC & Ndifuna Ukwazi issued an ultimatum to the Police Minister outside Parliament. Ndifuna Ukwazi’s Zackie Achmat and members outside Parlaiment in Cape Town to voice their concerns... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Minister faces court threat over Khayelitsha policingJenna Etheridge, News24 SJC and Ndifuna Ukwazi members in front of Parliament
Minister faces court threat over Khayelitsha policing
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
Jenna Etheridge, News24 SJC and Ndifuna Ukwazi members in front of Parliament (Jenna Etheridge, News24) Cape Town - Police Minister Nathi Nhleko would find himself in court if he failed to respond to the findings of the Khayelitsha Commission of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
CT NGOs call for Phiyega's head The organisations say they're appalled by Phiyega's response to the Khayelits
CT NGOs call for Phiyega's head
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 days ago
The organisations say they're appalled by Phiyega's response to the Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry. National Police Commissioner General Riah Phiyega. Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN. Marikana,National Police... Read more
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iol.co.za
Phiyega gets wires crossed on CCTVCape Town - National police commissioner General Riah Phiyega says there is a “
Phiyega gets wires crossed on CCTV
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
Cape Town - National police commissioner General Riah Phiyega says there is a “serious challenge” with the City of Cape Town’s failure to install CCTV cameras at high-crime spots such as Khayelitsha. In Phiyega’s preliminary response to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ANC Accuses Zille of Playing the 'Blame Game'Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is just playing the "blame game" with regards
ANC Accuses Zille of Playing the 'Blame Game'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is just playing the "blame game" with regards to a report on policing in Khayelitsha, says the ANC in the province. This after Zille said on Friday that the Khayelitsha Commission's list of recommendations on... Read more
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iafrica.com
Zille playing blame game - ANCWestern Cape Premier Helen Zille. EWN The ANC in the Western Cape has accused
Zille playing blame game - ANC
iafrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Western Cape Premier Helen Zille. EWN The ANC in the Western Cape has accused Premier Helen Zille of playing the blame game over the report on policing in Khayelitsha. The ANC was responding to the premier saying that the Commission of Inquiry into... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Phiyega rejects recommendations of O’Regan Khayelitsha policing inquiryPolice commissioner Riah Phiyega has “denied, disputed or redirected to the (We
Phiyega rejects recommendations of O’Regan Khayelitsha policing inquiry
Daily Maverick / Posted 20 days ago
Police commissioner Riah Phiyega has “denied, disputed or redirected to the (Western Cape provincial government and the City of Cape Town)” every recommendation of the O’Regan commission of inquiry into allegations of police inefficiency in... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
ANC accuses Zille of playing the 'blame game'Helen Zille (Amanda Khoza, News24) Cape Town - Western Cape Premier Helen Zill
ANC accuses Zille of playing the 'blame game'
News 24 South Africa / Posted 20 days ago
Helen Zille (Amanda Khoza, News24) Cape Town - Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is playing the “blame game” with regards to a report on policing in Khayelitsha, says the ANC in the province. This after Zille said on Friday that the Khayelitsha... Read more
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The New Age
ANC blame game over Khayelitsha commissionThe ANC in the Western Cape has condemned statements by Premier Helen Zille tha
ANC blame game over Khayelitsha commission
The New Age / Posted 20 days ago
The ANC in the Western Cape has condemned statements by Premier Helen Zille that the recommendations in the Khayelitsha Commission of Enquiry have not yet been implemented because of national government. The commission chaired by retired judge Kate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Phiyega Rejects Recommendations of O'Regan InquiryBy Groundup Staff and Bernard Chiguvare Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega has "
Phiyega Rejects Recommendations of O'Regan Inquiry
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
By Groundup Staff and Bernard Chiguvare Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega has "denied, disputed or redirected to the [Western Cape Provincial Government and City of Cape Town]" every recommendation of the O'Regan Commission of Inquiry into... Read more
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