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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 yesterday
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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News 24 South Africa
SA won't end up like Venezuela Gordhanbuilding collective action against a ratings downgrade, his efforts were being
SA won't end up like Venezuela Gordhan
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
building collective action against a ratings downgrade, his efforts were being hampered by the government and the ruling party. Maynier blamed Zuma for an “all-out political assault” on Gordhan, who was under investigation by the Hawks regarding... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
DA's bid to regulate online gambling failsof protecting the vulnerable and securing revenue currently lost to the fiscus.
DA's bid to regulate online gambling fails
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
of protecting the vulnerable and securing revenue currently lost to the fiscus. The lone voice of support came from the IFP MP Jan Esterhuizen, who said there were at least 2 000 illegal gambling operators and it made sense to legalise... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Info regulator vote postponedhad left much to be desired. She said the candidates were ANC choices, and it w
Info regulator vote postponed
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
had left much to be desired. She said the candidates were ANC choices, and it was clear from early on who the ruling party wanted as chairperson. The IFP and the NFP said they could not support Tlakula as she still had a cloud hanging over... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Condolences in Parliament for author Winnie RustTown - Murdered Wellington author Winnie Rust received a special mention in Par
Condolences in Parliament for author Winnie Rust
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
Town - Murdered Wellington author Winnie Rust received a special mention in Parliament on Thursday when the Inkatha Freedom Party offered its condolences. IFP MP Narend Singh said the Boland town was still in shock after the 77-year-old writer was... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'ANC won't abuse state resources to buy votes'Kwankwa wanted to know what was being done to ensure public employment programm
'ANC won't abuse state resources to buy votes'
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
Kwankwa wanted to know what was being done to ensure public employment programmes weren't used to prop up the governing party's campaign, “In an effort to try and show people that you’re creating jobs now that the elections are around the... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Willies Mchunu sworn in as KwaZulu-Natal premier – ANC happy while opposition see problemshis appointment, opposition parties expressed reservations over his appointment
Willies Mchunu sworn in as KwaZulu-Natal premier – ANC happy while opposition see problems
Mail & Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
his appointment, opposition parties expressed reservations over his appointment, pointing to divisions within the ruling party. The ANC’s provincial secretary, Super Zuma, said Mchunu had all the right credentials to occupy the highest... Read more
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iol.co.za
Outrage at top cop’s ‘abuse of power’would meet the police chief to discuss the matter only on Thursday. Mthethwa s
Outrage at top cop’s ‘abuse of power’
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
would meet the police chief to discuss the matter only on Thursday. Mthethwa said the city would not discuss with a third party details pertaining to internal investigations based on allegations against any member of staff. A Springfield Park... Read more
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iol.co.za
Willies Mchunu sworn in as KZN Premierhis appointment, opposition parties expressed reservations over his appointment
Willies Mchunu sworn in as KZN Premier
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
his appointment, opposition parties expressed reservations over his appointment, pointing to divisions within the ruling party. The ANC’s provincial secretary, Super Zuma, said Mchunu had all the right credentials to occupy the highest... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'The ANC doesn’t need to buy votes with food parcels' The IFP has accused the ANC of using Sassa to distribute food parcels around
'The ANC doesn’t need to buy votes with food parcels'
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
The IFP has accused the ANC of using Sassa to distribute food parcels around election time. South African deputy president, Cyril Ramaphosa. Picture: GCIS. 2016 local government elections,Cyril... Read more
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iafrica.com
ANC doesn't need bribes for votes - CyrilCredit: GCIS The African National Congress does not need to bribe South Africa
ANC doesn't need bribes for votes - Cyril
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Credit: GCIS The African National Congress does not need to bribe South Africans with food parcels to vote for the party, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa said in Parliament on Wednesday. Answering questions in the National Assembly,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
ANC doesn't need to buy votes with food parcels Ramaphosa– The ANC does not need to buy votes with food parcels, Deputy President Cyril
ANC doesn't need to buy votes with food parcels Ramaphosa
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
– The ANC does not need to buy votes with food parcels, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Wednesday. The ruling party had enough capacity to convince people to vote for them and food parcels were distributed within the limits of the law,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
WATCH LIVE: Cyril Ramaphosa's Q&A session in ParlyThe deputy president takes questions in Parly. With local government elections
WATCH LIVE: Cyril Ramaphosa's Q&A session in Parly
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
The deputy president takes questions in Parly. With local government elections around the corner, the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) wants Ramaphosa to say what steps government is taking to ensure that state resources aren’t again abused during... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Tight security set for Ramaphosa’s Q&A in ParliamentEFF members on the rampage at Parliament With local government elections aroun
Tight security set for Ramaphosa’s Q&A in Parliament
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
EFF members on the rampage at Parliament With local government elections around the corner, the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) wants Ramaphosa to say what steps government is taking to ensure that state resources aren’t again abused during... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
MPs, ministers pay tribute to 'formidable, fearless' Smutsher as an outspoken, fearless, colourful, authentic and dedicated MP. A great
MPs, ministers pay tribute to 'formidable, fearless' Smuts
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
her as an outspoken, fearless, colourful, authentic and dedicated MP. A great South African "She did not blindly follow a party line. She was a creative thinker who solved problems that were acceptable to a wide range of parties," he said. IFP MP... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Parliament remembers DA MP Dene Smutspolitical career that spanned 25 years. Deputy Justice Minister John Jeffery s
Parliament remembers DA MP Dene Smuts
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
political career that spanned 25 years. Deputy Justice Minister John Jeffery says Smuts enjoyed the respect of MPs across party lines. “While Dene was an opposition MP she definitely made a difference. She didn’t blindly follow a party line. She... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IFP Expresses Condolences On the Passing Away of Mr M L M MncwangoIt is with a deep sense of sadness that the Inkatha Freedom Party reports the p
IFP Expresses Condolences On the Passing Away of Mr M L M Mncwango
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
It is with a deep sense of sadness that the Inkatha Freedom Party reports the passing away of Mr Mvoti Lymon Mthandeni Mncwango after a spell of illness. The late Mr Mncwango was the husband of Mrs Lindani Mncwango, former IFP Member of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cabinet Re-Shuffle in KZN Must Be Based On the Need to Improve Serivce DeliveryIn responding to the reported cabinet re-shuffle in KwaZulu-Natal, the Inkatha
Cabinet Re-Shuffle in KZN Must Be Based On the Need to Improve Serivce Delivery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
In responding to the reported cabinet re-shuffle in KwaZulu-Natal, the Inkatha Freedom Party in the province believes that the need for the re-shuffle must be based on the need to improve service delivery and not on settling political scores. "We... Read more
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iol.co.za
#SenzoMchunu: Opposition, experts and public weigh inwith internal factional battles rather than delivering the basic services the A
#SenzoMchunu: Opposition, experts and public weigh in
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
with internal factional battles rather than delivering the basic services the ANC in KZN promised to when he was elected. IFP National Chairman and Leader in the KZN Legislature, Blessed Gwala expressed concerns that the proposed re-shuffling of... Read more
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iol.co.za
#SenzoMchunu allies feel betrayedresigned and would be replaced by Willies Mchunu. This was later confirmed by
#SenzoMchunu allies feel betrayed
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
resigned and would be replaced by Willies Mchunu. This was later confirmed by the ANC at an emergency press briefing. The party said it had “met with comrade Mchunu on Friday to convey the decision of the movement which he accepted with a great... Read more
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examiner.com
IFP announces narrative selections for 2016 Filmmaker LabThe Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) announced today the ten narratives sele
IFP announces narrative selections for 2016 Filmmaker Lab
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) announced today the ten narratives selected for the 2016 IFP Filmmaker Labs, IFP’s annual yearlong fellowship for first-time feature directors. The creative teams of the selected films are currently attending... Read more
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Variety
Independent Filmmaker Project Selects 10 ProjectsPhang (“Advantageous”) and Terence Nance (“An Oversimplification of Her Beauty”
Independent Filmmaker Project Selects 10 Projects
Variety / Posted 6 days ago
Phang (“Advantageous”) and Terence Nance (“An Oversimplification of Her Beauty”). The selected projects for the 2016 IFP Narrative Lab and their attending lab fellows are: “Alaska Is a Drag”: An aspiring superstar’s diva fabulous dreams are... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Don't reshuffle KZN Cabinet to settle political scores IFPReshuffle the Cabinet in KwaZulu-Natal to improve service delivery, but not to
Don't reshuffle KZN Cabinet to settle political scores IFP
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
Reshuffle the Cabinet in KwaZulu-Natal to improve service delivery, but not to settle political scores, the Inkatha Freedom Party said on Monday. This after rumours surfaced that Premier Senzo Mchunu was expected to resign on Monday after the party... Read more
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iol.co.za
Parliament a symptom of SA’s political diseasemanifests the following: the maturation of a violent political culture within a
Parliament a symptom of SA’s political disease
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
manifests the following: the maturation of a violent political culture within and across political parties; the ruling party’s inability to manage effectively its own political dynamics; and a challenge to legitimate leadership. Ultimately,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IFP Condemns Attack of EldersThe Inkatha Freedom Party has voiced its grave concern over the escalating numb
IFP Condemns Attack of Elders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Inkatha Freedom Party has voiced its grave concern over the escalating number of reports of senior citizen being attacked. This comes after a 77-year-old woman was attacked with a garden hoe at her home in Umkomaas, KwaZulu-Natal. "This callous... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
End Racism Through Attitude ChangeThe Inkatha Freedom Party calls for a change in attitudes in order to end racis
End Racism Through Attitude Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Inkatha Freedom Party calls for a change in attitudes in order to end racism after a cleaner was allegedly called a baboon at Inkosi Albert Luthuli Hospital in Durban by one of the hospital managers. "There is no place for racism in our country.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Need for Competent Leadership in KZN SAPSThe Inkatha Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal welcomes the suspension of KZN Polic
Need for Competent Leadership in KZN SAPS
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Inkatha Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal welcomes the suspension of KZN Police Commissioner, Mmamonnye Ngobeni and calls for her swift removal so that a competent and trustworthy commissioner can be appointed without delay. "For the past two years... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Students Vow to Defend Fort Harethat is aiding our very existence at this university. We are not politicians, w
Students Vow to Defend Fort Hare
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
that is aiding our very existence at this university. We are not politicians, we do not belong to any political party. We just want what is good for Fort Hare and its student population," he said. Another student, who asked not to be... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
IFP welcomes Ngobeni suspensionSAPS Provincial Commissioner Lieutenant-General Mmamonnye Ngobeni. (Jonathan Bu
IFP welcomes Ngobeni suspension
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
SAPS Provincial Commissioner Lieutenant-General Mmamonnye Ngobeni. (Jonathan Burton, City Press) Durban - The IFP in KwaZulu-Natal on Friday welcomed the suspension of embattled provincial police commissioner Mmamonnye Ngobeni. News24 on Thursday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Natal - Upheaval Wakes Up Memories of Violence and TerrorThe older generation in KwaZulu-Natal politics that survived the war between th
Natal - Upheaval Wakes Up Memories of Violence and Terror
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
The older generation in KwaZulu-Natal politics that survived the war between the ANC and the IFP more than two decades ago, regardless of party allegiances, shares a unanimous view: that was an episode none would wish their children to live through.... Read more
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iol.co.za
Gordhan’s plea: SA, unite to fight downgradeeconomy, and how we stop shooting ourselves in the foot,” said Gordhan. Steve
Gordhan’s plea: SA, unite to fight downgrade
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
economy, and how we stop shooting ourselves in the foot,” said Gordhan. Steve Swart of the African Christian Democratic Party said Gordhan had taken serious measures to prevent a downgrade and must be supported in this regard. However, his hard... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Tender scam’ MPL falls ill at courtthe police for eight months, providing them with credible information which led
‘Tender scam’ MPL falls ill at court
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
the police for eight months, providing them with credible information which led to the arrest of accused one and two.” The IFP said it was in no position to take any action on the matter at this stage. Party spokesman, Blessed Gwala, said the party... Read more
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examiner.com
Brooklyn Film Festival announces slateevents during the fest include the 12th annual KidsFilmFest 2016 on Saturday, J
Brooklyn Film Festival announces slate
examiner.com / Posted 11 days ago
events during the fest include the 12th annual KidsFilmFest 2016 on Saturday, June 4th at the Made in NY Media Center by IFP; the Filmmakers Party on June 8th at the new Double RL store in Williamsburg; the BFF Exchange series of panels on June... Read more
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iol.co.za
Call to lay charges against EFFEFF for being involved in a brawl with protection officers when they were eject
Call to lay charges against EFF
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
EFF for being involved in a brawl with protection officers when they were ejected from the National Assembly. The ruling party said yesterday it was intolerable to cause destruction of property and anarchy in the sanctity of the Chamber. This... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
R440 Million Should Be Used to Employ More Social WorkersThe Inkatha Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal is of the view that the R440 million
R440 Million Should Be Used to Employ More Social Workers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
The Inkatha Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal is of the view that the R440 million from Global Fund announced by the KZN Premier, Senzo Mchunu to eradicate blessers and sugar daddies should be used to employ more social workers to address this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Political Parties Pledge Free and Fair Electionssigning ceremony took place 78 days before citizens visit voting stations in th
Political Parties Pledge Free and Fair Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
signing ceremony took place 78 days before citizens visit voting stations in their districts to elect a political party of their choice to provide services in their municipalities. The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC)... Read more
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iafrica.com
Political parties pen code of conductto the rules governing the upcoming local government elections. The signing wa
Political parties pen code of conduct
iafrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
to the rules governing the upcoming local government elections. The signing was attended by a number of political party leaders, including the ANC's Jacob Zuma and the Democratic Alliance's Mmusi Maimane. President Zuma said that no party... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Signing of the Electoral Code of Conduct for the 2016 Local Government ElectionsOn behalf of the Inkatha Freedom Party, its leaders, candidates and members, I
Signing of the Electoral Code of Conduct for the 2016 Local Government Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
On behalf of the Inkatha Freedom Party, its leaders, candidates and members, I commit to uphold the provisions of the Electoral Code of Conduct in 2016. The coming Local Government Elections take place in an atmosphere of heightened political... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Extra police for KwaZulu-Natal hostels to stem killings ahead of electionspractices. Parties can be fined up to R200‚000 for breaching the code. Elphas
Extra police for KwaZulu-Natal hostels to stem killings ahead of elections
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
practices. Parties can be fined up to R200‚000 for breaching the code. Elphas Mzamo Buthelezi MPL of the Inkatha Freedom Party also pledged his party’s endorsement of the code‚ stating: “The coming Local Government Elections take place in an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IFP Mourns the Death of ANC's Senzo MkhizeThe IFP has joined other South Africans who have mourned the death of ANC Membe
IFP Mourns the Death of ANC's Senzo Mkhize
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The IFP has joined other South Africans who have mourned the death of ANC Member and Chief Whip of the KwaZulu-Natal Legislature, Senzo Mkhize who passed away on Friday after a long illness. IFP Deputy National Spokesperson and IFP Whip in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IFP Offers Solution to Electoral Commissions Voters Roll ShortcomingsThe Inkatha Freedom Party which is party to the matter currently before the Con
IFP Offers Solution to Electoral Commissions Voters Roll Shortcomings
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The Inkatha Freedom Party which is party to the matter currently before the Constitutional Court in which the Electoral Commission is seeking a declaration from the court that local government elections due to be held on August 3, 2016, may proceed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IFP - Former KZN MEC of Health Must Intervene in Inchanga Clinic Rates SagaThe Inkatha Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal calls on the former KZN MEC of Healt
IFP - Former KZN MEC of Health Must Intervene in Inchanga Clinic Rates Saga
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The Inkatha Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal calls on the former KZN MEC of Health, Dr Zweli Mkhize who is now the ANC Treasurer General to intervene in the rates debacle between resident whose family donated land to build a clinic in Inchanga and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IFP - Call for More Responsible Investment in Agriculture to Eradicate Hunger and PovertyThe Inkatha Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal calls for a significant increase in
IFP - Call for More Responsible Investment in Agriculture to Eradicate Hunger and Poverty
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The Inkatha Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal calls for a significant increase in responsible investments in agriculture to eradicate hunger and poverty in our province in view of the unemployment statistics released this week which showed that 355 000... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
IEC calls on public to report violations during municipal pollsDemocratic Alliance (DA)‚ the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF)‚ the Congress of
IEC calls on public to report violations during municipal polls
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
Democratic Alliance (DA)‚ the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF)‚ the Congress of the People (Cope) and the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP). Mashinini said the code is about upholding the rule of law: “The Electoral Act says the code of conduct must be... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
IFP calls for responsible investments in agricultureKarabo Ngoepe, News24 Farm. (Duncan Alfreds, News24) Pretoria - The IFP is ca
IFP calls for responsible investments in agriculture
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 days ago
Karabo Ngoepe, News24 Farm. (Duncan Alfreds, News24) Pretoria - The IFP is calling for responsible investment in agriculture to eradicate hunger and poverty in KwaZulu-Natal. “The Inkatha Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal calls for a significant... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Occupation of Department of Social Development Centre Build Five Years AgoThe Inkatha Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal demands answers from the KZN MEC of
No Occupation of Department of Social Development Centre Build Five Years Ago
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
The Inkatha Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal demands answers from the KZN MEC of Social Development, Weziwe Thusi as to why the Department of Social Development and Department of Home Affairs centre which was built at Upper Nseleni more than five years... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'Parliament has been tested, found wanting'Thulani Gqirana, News24 (Jerusha Sukhdeo-Raath, News24) Cape Town – Ultimatum
'Parliament has been tested, found wanting'
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
Thulani Gqirana, News24 (Jerusha Sukhdeo-Raath, News24) Cape Town – Ultimatums, insults, party politics, pleas for the restoration of decorum, as well as the breakdown between management and staff, came under the spotlight during Parliament’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Zol Bill - Enact It As a Living Legacy to Oriani-Ambrosini, Says IFP WhipDagga for medicinal use - by the end of 2016! The IFP wants the urgent enactmen
The Zol Bill - Enact It As a Living Legacy to Oriani-Ambrosini, Says IFP Whip
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Dagga for medicinal use - by the end of 2016! The IFP wants the urgent enactment into law of the private member's Bill tabled by its respected and longstanding MP Mario Oriani-Ambrosini before he succumbed to cancer in 2014. The wide-ranging Medical... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
IFP to rework bill on dagga for medical useThe IFP will rework its Medical Innovations Bill, which would allow for the med
IFP to rework bill on dagga for medical use
Daily Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
The IFP will rework its Medical Innovations Bill, which would allow for the medical use of marijuana (dagga), or pursue amendments to other pieces of legislation in a bid to allow sick people access to the drug as quickly as possible. The IFP will... Read more
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Daily Maverick
The Zol Bill: Enact it as a living legacy to Oriani-Ambrosini, says IFP whipbodies, doctors and lawyers, but the last discussion took place six months ago.
The Zol Bill: Enact it as a living legacy to Oriani-Ambrosini, says IFP whip
Daily Maverick / Posted 19 days ago
bodies, doctors and lawyers, but the last discussion took place six months ago. Ironically, it is not the usual political party politicking holding up the process, but the perhaps somewhat unconventional idea of dagga, or more specifically... Read more
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