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iol.co.za
Be afraid, ANC ...very afraidANC had a new leadership with the magnanimity to bring back into the fold those
Be afraid, ANC ...very afraid
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
ANC had a new leadership with the magnanimity to bring back into the fold those such as Bantu Holomisa, Julius Malema and Mosiuoa Lekota. The second would be for black people to enter the DA in droves. If you think about it, we work in... Read more
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Daily Maverick
High Court on Zuma's corruption charges: Not The End, but Damningattempt to corrupt the criminal justice system to escape having his day in cour
High Court on Zuma's corruption charges: Not The End, but Damning
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
attempt to corrupt the criminal justice system to escape having his day in court has signally failed,” said party president Mosiuoa Lekota on Friday. EFF spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi called for the charges to be reinstated. It appears a foregone... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Charge Zuma and restore NPA’s reputation – Copethat all attempts by various role players to bury the nearly 800 charges agains
Charge Zuma and restore NPA’s reputation – Cope
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
that all attempts by various role players to bury the nearly 800 charges against Zuma have not succeeded‚” party president Mosiuoa Lekota said in a statement on Friday. President of the Republic of South Africa Jacob Zuma is once again under as... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Charge Zuma and restore NPA’s reputation – COPEthat all attempts by various role players to bury the nearly 800 charges agains
Charge Zuma and restore NPA’s reputation – COPE
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
that all attempts by various role players to bury the nearly 800 charges against Zuma have not succeeded‚” party president Mosiuoa Lekota said in a statement on Friday. Cope called on NPA head Shaun Abrahams to now “take the matter forward“. “All... Read more
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3d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Charge Zuma and restore NPA's reputation - Copethat all attempts by various role players to bury the nearly 800 charges agains
Charge Zuma and restore NPA's reputation - Cope
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
that all attempts by various role players to bury the nearly 800 charges against Zuma have not succeeded‚" party president Mosiuoa Lekota said in a statement on Friday. Cope called on NPA head Shaun Abrahams to now "take the matter forward". "All... Read more
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4d
AllAfrica.com
Zuma Must Go! Cope Supports Civil Society Action This Freedom DayCongress of the People President Mosiuoa Lekota and many of our party leaders a
Zuma Must Go! Cope Supports Civil Society Action This Freedom Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Congress of the People President Mosiuoa Lekota and many of our party leaders and members will be joining the civil society protest today in Johannesburg. We want to join our efforts with those who wish to free South Africa of state capture,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cope Urges Support for Peoples Assembly Protest On Thursdayheavily diluted and pointless reprimand of the ministers involved in the Nkandl
Cope Urges Support for Peoples Assembly Protest On Thursday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
heavily diluted and pointless reprimand of the ministers involved in the Nkandla scandal. Let us act to preserve South Africa for ourselves and for our children Mosiuoa Lekota COPE President 0829999944 Dennis Bloem COPE Spokesperson 082451... Read more
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5d
iol.co.za
Zuma tells leaders to heed calls for removalregain its moral strength for people to have confidence in it. Goldberg said t
Zuma tells leaders to heed calls for removal
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
regain its moral strength for people to have confidence in it. Goldberg said the apology was not enough. Cope president Mosiuoa Lekota, who attended the march,said Zuma was no longer running the country, but had outsourced this crucial... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
COPE supports ‘Zuma must go’ protestCongress of the People (COPE) president Mosiuoa Lekota and many of the party’s
COPE supports ‘Zuma must go’ protest
Daily Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
Congress of the People (COPE) president Mosiuoa Lekota and many of the party’s supporters joined a civil society protest in Johannesburg on Wednesday calling for the ANC to recall President Jacob Zuma. “We want to join our efforts with those who... Read more
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11d
News 24 South Africa
6 key findings of arms deal commissionthose who appeared before the commission were former president Thabo Mbeki, and
6 key findings of arms deal commission
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
those who appeared before the commission were former president Thabo Mbeki, and former ministers Trevor Manuel, Alec Erwin, Mosiuoa Lekota and Ronnie Kasrils. The commission found that none of them had been discredited as a witness. Other than the... Read more
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Daily Maverick
The People’s Assembly: Finding a common voice to tackle Zumaand Zuma must resign. We cannot be ruled by men and women who are not bound by
The People’s Assembly: Finding a common voice to tackle Zuma
Daily Maverick / Posted 15 days ago
and Zuma must resign. We cannot be ruled by men and women who are not bound by the Constitution,” adds Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota. John Appolis, from the United Front (remember, the coalition Numsa started to unite the left) says when the... Read more
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iafrica.com
'Zuma Must Go' group plans futureto citizens. Yesterday dialogues were held in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durb
'Zuma Must Go' group plans future
iafrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
to citizens. Yesterday dialogues were held in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban. Congress of the People (Cope) leader Mosiuoa Lekota says the country’s leaders should be accountable to citizens, not to political parties. Lekota was speaking... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Parliament: President Zuma responds to written questions, provides no answersin the UAE city of man-made islands, fountains choreographed to lights and musi
Parliament: President Zuma responds to written questions, provides no answers
Daily Maverick / Posted 20 days ago
in the UAE city of man-made islands, fountains choreographed to lights and music and a “lively nightlife”. Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota is a better speaker than question asker and put this to No 1: “Whether, in view of the great necessity to have... Read more
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20d
Mail & Guardian
Cope withdraws from Parliamenton the way forward.” Cope is a breakaway party from the ANC. The party is repr
Cope withdraws from Parliament
Mail & Guardian / Posted 20 days ago
on the way forward.” Cope is a breakaway party from the ANC. The party is represented by three MPs in Parliament, including its leader Mosiuoa Lekota, who was previously a member of the ANC. – African News Agency (ANA)post a commentMore... Read more
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21d
Eye Witness News
Cope to refrain from participating in National Assemblysays its MPs will avoid the National Assembly until the ConCourt provides clari
Cope to refrain from participating in National Assembly
Eye Witness News / Posted 21 days ago
says its MPs will avoid the National Assembly until the ConCourt provides clarity 'on how to proceed'. Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota. Picture: Vumani Mkhize/EWN. Jacob Zuma,National Assembly,Cope CAPE TOWN – Congress of the People (Cope's)... Read more
25d
AllAfrica.com
Cope Leaders Will Encourage Voter Registration in Different ProvincesCOPE President Mosiuoa Lekota and other COPE national leaders will be encouragi
Cope Leaders Will Encourage Voter Registration in Different Provinces
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
COPE President Mosiuoa Lekota and other COPE national leaders will be encouraging communities, in different parts of the country, to register as voters. In particular, they will encourage the youth of our nation and first time voters who are eligible... Read more
25d
iol.co.za
MPs risk being in the hot seat over #Nkandlaclear is that there is a constitutional duty on the National Assembly to act, t
MPs risk being in the hot seat over #Nkandla
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
clear is that there is a constitutional duty on the National Assembly to act, to do something,” De Vos said. Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota said following the debate on the impeachment motion, opposition parties would consider approaching the... Read more
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25d
The Times & The Sunday Times
These past and present ANC alliance members have had enough of Zumaruling party - such as Mavuso Msimang and Ronald Lamola, others have left to fo
These past and present ANC alliance members have had enough of Zuma
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 25 days ago
ruling party - such as Mavuso Msimang and Ronald Lamola, others have left to form their own parties like Julius Malema and Mosiuoa Lekota, but all have expressed disappointment in what the party has become under President Zuma. Cheryl Carolus: "I... Read more
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26d
The Times & The Sunday Times
ANC parliamentary caucus to respond on ‘impeachment motion’are being taken by Jacob Zuma and the parliament of the republic‚" said DA lead
ANC parliamentary caucus to respond on ‘impeachment motion’
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 26 days ago
are being taken by Jacob Zuma and the parliament of the republic‚" said DA leader Mmusi Maimane‚ who was flanked by Malema‚ Mosiuoa Lekota and other opposition leaders. Maimane called for a disciplinary process against Zuma. Also on Tuesday ‚... Read more
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26d
Daily Dispatch
ANC votes to save Zumaaccept the actions that are being taken by Jacob Zuma and the parliament of the
ANC votes to save Zuma
Daily Dispatch / Posted 26 days ago
accept the actions that are being taken by Jacob Zuma and the parliament of the republic,” said Maimane, who was flanked by Malema, Mosiuoa Lekota and other opposition leaders. Maimane also called for a disciplinary process to be taken against Z... Read more
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27d
Eye Witness News
Civil groups unite behind calls for Zuma to resignprocess. “He’s gone here in Parliament and lied to the people of South Africa.
Civil groups unite behind calls for Zuma to resign
Eye Witness News / Posted 27 days ago
process. “He’s gone here in Parliament and lied to the people of South Africa.” Congress of the People (Cope) leader Mosiuoa Lekota says there’s also the possibility of approaching the Constitutional Court for direction. “Either by declaring... Read more
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27d
The Times & The Sunday Times
‘High-level civil society alliance’ to outline campaign to oust Zumaare being taken by Jacob Zuma and the parliament of the republic‚" said DA lead
‘High-level civil society alliance’ to outline campaign to oust Zuma
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 27 days ago
are being taken by Jacob Zuma and the parliament of the republic‚" said DA leader Mmusi Maimane‚ who was flanked by Malema‚ Mosiuoa Lekota and other opposition leaders. Maimane called for a disciplinary process against Zuma. Also on Tuesday ‚... Read more
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27d
Eye Witness News
Opposition parties plot a way forward after failing to unseat Zumaprocess. “He’s gone here in Parliament and lied to the people of South Africa.
Opposition parties plot a way forward after failing to unseat Zuma
Eye Witness News / Posted 27 days ago
process. “He’s gone here in Parliament and lied to the people of South Africa.” Congress of the People (Cope) leader Mosiuoa Lekota says there’s also the possibility of approaching the Constitutional Court for direction. “Either by declaring... Read more
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27d
New Zimbabwe
SA: Zuma survives 'impeachment' votefrom finished on this matter. We will take all action to ensure justice is serv
SA: Zuma survives 'impeachment' vote
New Zimbabwe / Posted 27 days ago
from finished on this matter. We will take all action to ensure justice is served." Overthrowing democracy Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota said they would not be complicit in the overthrowing of democracy. He said they would consider whether they... Read more
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27d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Defiance campaignare being taken by Jacob Zuma and the parliament of the republic," said DA lead
Defiance campaign
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 27 days ago
are being taken by Jacob Zuma and the parliament of the republic," said DA leader Mmusi Maimane, who was flanked by Malema, Mosiuoa Lekota and other opposition leaders. Maimane called for a disciplinary process against Zuma. "He's gone here in... Read more
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27d
News 24 South Africa
Zuma survives 'impeachment' vote to lead another dayfrom finished on this matter. We will take all action to ensure justice is serv
Zuma survives 'impeachment' vote to lead another day
News 24 South Africa / Posted 27 days ago
from finished on this matter. We will take all action to ensure justice is served." Overthrowing democracy Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota said they would not be complicit in the overthrowing of democracy. He said they would consider whether they... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Opposition parties to use 'every legal avenue possible' to remove Zumais served." He said the ANC should not use their majority to absolve a preside
Opposition parties to use 'every legal avenue possible' to remove Zuma
News 24 South Africa / Posted 27 days ago
is served." He said the ANC should not use their majority to absolve a president from criminal actions. Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota said they would not be complicit in the overthrowing of democracy. He said they would consider whether they... Read more
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27d
iol.co.za
‘You have voted against the people of SA’history will in a couple of years from now judge them very harshly and negative
‘You have voted against the people of SA’
iol.co.za / Posted 27 days ago
history will in a couple of years from now judge them very harshly and negatively.” Congress of the People (Cope) leader Mosiuoa Lekota called on Parliament and its members not to be complicit in Zuma’s disregard of the Constitution. “We pay too... Read more
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27d
Mail & Guardian
Scandal-ridden Zuma survives impeachment motionhistory will in a couple of years from now judge them very harshly and negative
Scandal-ridden Zuma survives impeachment motion
Mail & Guardian / Posted 27 days ago
history will in a couple of years from now judge them very harshly and negatively.” Congress of the People (Cope) leader Mosiuoa Lekota called on Parliament and its members not to be complicit in Zuma’s disregard of the Constitution. “We pay too... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zuma survives another impeachment motiondeclare Zuma violated his oath of office as EFF had wanted.” Other MPs also la
Zuma survives another impeachment motion
Eye Witness News / Posted 27 days ago
declare Zuma violated his oath of office as EFF had wanted.” Other MPs also lashed out at the Zuma and the ANC. Cope’s Mosiuoa Lekota said, “We won't allow the ANC to play games with the future of our grandchildren.” The DA’s James Selfe said,... Read more
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27d
News 24 South Africa
Opposition parties unite against Zuma in Parliamentvote for Zuma to be removed. "We want to see... if you going to vote for this
Opposition parties unite against Zuma in Parliament
News 24 South Africa / Posted 27 days ago
vote for Zuma to be removed. "We want to see... if you going to vote for this corruption." Congress of the People leader Mosiuoa Lekota, United Democratic Movement leader Bantu Holomisa, Inkatha Freedom Party MP Narend Singh and Freedom Front... Read more
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27d
iol.co.za
Parties call for electoral reform to prevent Zuma dilemmahistory will in a couple of years from now judge them very harshly and negative
Parties call for electoral reform to prevent Zuma dilemma
iol.co.za / Posted 27 days ago
history will in a couple of years from now judge them very harshly and negatively.” Congress of the People (Cope) leader Mosiuoa Lekota called on Parliament not to be complicit in Zuma’s disregard of the Constitution. “We pay too much. We paid... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'Zuma impeachment motion the right thing to do'to strategise before this afternoon's debate. The meeting was attended by among
'Zuma impeachment motion the right thing to do'
Eye Witness News / Posted 27 days ago
to strategise before this afternoon's debate. The meeting was attended by among others, EFF leader Julius Malema and Cope's Mosiuoa Lekota. As he left the meeting's venue, DA leader Mmusi Maimane kept journalists guessing about what plans... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Mbete’s response lacks honesty, says LekotaCope leader Mosiuoa Lekota says speaker of parliament Baleka Mbete’s explanatio
Mbete’s response lacks honesty, says Lekota
Daily Dispatch / Posted 28 days ago
Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota says speaker of parliament Baleka Mbete’s explanation that the ruling of the Constitutional Court showed that parliament “did nothing wrong except one little thing” is totally disingenuous and mischievous. Lekota said... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Mutters over Parliament’s new ‘muzzle’ liston the list‚ especially considering that NCOP’s Tau had to backtrack after init
Mutters over Parliament’s new ‘muzzle’ list
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted a month ago
on the list‚ especially considering that NCOP’s Tau had to backtrack after initially ruling the party’s president‚ Mosiuoa Lekota‚ use of it out of order during the Sona debate. “Expecting Cope not to use ‘faction’ show that the ANC’s... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
ANC should learn from ConCourt ruling – LekotaGenevieve Quintal, Jeanette Chabalala, News24 Johannesburg – Cope leader Mosiu
ANC should learn from ConCourt ruling – Lekota
News 24 South Africa / Posted 1 months ago
Genevieve Quintal, Jeanette Chabalala, News24 Johannesburg – Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota hopes the ANC will learn from the Constitutional Court ruling on the Nkandla matter and comply with the Constitution. “It is a very important judgment and I... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Inside the ConCourt on Zuma's judgment dayof the Constitutional Court in Johannesburg. (Felix Dlangamandla/Pool, AP) Kev
Inside the ConCourt on Zuma's judgment day
News 24 South Africa / Posted 1 months ago
of the Constitutional Court in Johannesburg. (Felix Dlangamandla/Pool, AP) Kevin Malunga, deputy public protector and Mosiuoa Lekota, of opposition party Congress of The People (COPE) celebrate the ruling during the judgment in the matter of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
EFF: Parliament should be dissolvedand respect” the Constitution when he ignored the Public Protector's Nkandla Re
EFF: Parliament should be dissolved
Eye Witness News / Posted 1 months ago
and respect” the Constitution when he ignored the Public Protector's Nkandla Report. Congress of the People (Cope) leader Mosiuoa Lekota has called for president Zuma's removal. Lekota says today's judgment has saved South Africa's... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zuma’s journey ends here - Malemaleft for President Jacob Zuma is to pack his bags and go because he has been gi
Zuma’s journey ends here - Malema
iol.co.za / Posted 1 months ago
left for President Jacob Zuma is to pack his bags and go because he has been given a red card,” said Holomisa. Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota said: “This judgment is a relief … it has saved our democracy. It has made it clear that it does not matter... Read more
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