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News 24 South Africa
ANC, SACP welcome decision to prosecute BreytenbachKarabo Ngoepe, News24 Pretoria - The ANC and the South African Communist Party
ANC, SACP welcome decision to prosecute Breytenbach
News 24 South Africa / Posted an hour ago
Karabo Ngoepe, News24 Pretoria - The ANC and the South African Communist Party (SACP) have welcomed the decision by the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) to charge Democratic Alliance Member of Parliament Glynnis Breytenbach. The parties said... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Nzimande condemns factionalism within tripartite alliance SACP’s Blade Nzimande says factionalism within tripartite alliance is bad for
Nzimande condemns factionalism within tripartite alliance
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 hours ago
SACP’s Blade Nzimande says factionalism within tripartite alliance is bad for SA. SACP General Secretary Blade Nzimande delivered a lecture on late military veteran Mzala Nxumalo on 13... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Nzimande slams new tax lawsThe SACP says it supports Cosatu’s fight against the new tax laws. SACP Genera
Nzimande slams new tax laws
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 hours ago
The SACP says it supports Cosatu’s fight against the new tax laws. SACP General Secretary Blade Nzimande delivered a lecture on late military veteran Mzala Nxumalo on 13 February 2016. Picture: Xolani Koyana/EWN CAPE TOWN - South African Communist... Read more
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iafrica.com
Class, white privilege fuels racism - BladeHigher Education Minister and SACP general secretary, Blade Nzimande. Credit: A
Class, white privilege fuels racism - Blade
iafrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Higher Education Minister and SACP general secretary, Blade Nzimande. Credit: AFP South African Communist Party (SACP) general secretary and Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande, says society's failure to address class and white privilege, is... Read more
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iol.co.za
Moses Kotane’s widow turns 104Rustenburg - Rebecca Kotane, the widow of the late struggle stalwart Moses Kota
Moses Kotane’s widow turns 104
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Rustenburg - Rebecca Kotane, the widow of the late struggle stalwart Moses Kotane, celebrated her 104th birthday on Friday. “Mme Rebecca Kotane is our mother and we love her. We thank God for blessing us with her life. She is 104 years old today,”... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zuma’s #SONA2016 backed by the ANC#SONA2016 / Cape Town - There was mixed reaction to President Jacob Zuma’s Stat
Zuma’s #SONA2016 backed by the ANC
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
#SONA2016 / Cape Town - There was mixed reaction to President Jacob Zuma’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Thursday, with the ruling African National Congress backing their president and his vision for the country, and the official opposition... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Natal's Intra-ANC Violence - Killing Fields Redux?To this day in places such as Mpumalanga township in Hammarsdale, the epicentre
Natal's Intra-ANC Violence - Killing Fields Redux?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
To this day in places such as Mpumalanga township in Hammarsdale, the epicentre of much of the blood-letting, the ruins of destroyed homes remain a stark reminder of the horrors. Those who recall the bloody low-level civil war that raged between the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Alleged SACP shooters to plead not guiltyDurban - Five men accused of gunning down a 68-year-old man at a South African
Alleged SACP shooters to plead not guilty
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Durban - Five men accused of gunning down a 68-year-old man at a South African Communist Party meeting last month told the Camperdown Magistrate's Court that they intend fighting the charges. In affidavits, read to the court by defence advocate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Premier Mchunu Pays Tribute to Struggle StalwartsPretoria — KwaZulu-Natal Premier Senzo Mchunu has paid tribute to those who lai
Premier Mchunu Pays Tribute to Struggle Stalwarts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Pretoria — KwaZulu-Natal Premier Senzo Mchunu has paid tribute to those who laid down their lives in the fight for a free and democratic South Africa. Premier Mchunu was speaking at the Amadelakufa Awards Ceremony held at the Greyville Convention... Read more
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Daily Maverick
KwaZulu-Natal's intra-ANC violence: Killing Fields Redux?It was a virtual war of attrition between the IFP and the ANC. Those who were a
KwaZulu-Natal's intra-ANC violence: Killing Fields Redux?
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 days ago
It was a virtual war of attrition between the IFP and the ANC. Those who were affected by the conflict, both from the IFP and the ANC, agree that it was a chapter best left closed forever. But now there is growing unease about tensions between the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Cosatu comes to affiliate union’s defence Cosatu has raised concerns about what it says is a campaign to de-legitimise
Cosatu comes to affiliate union’s defence
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 days ago
Cosatu has raised concerns about what it says is a campaign to de-legitimise its affiliate unions. Picture: Govan Whittles/EWN. JOHANNESBURG – Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) has raised... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Wages and productivity even outIn what seems to have become an annual South African ritual since 1994, labour
Wages and productivity even out
Mail & Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
In what seems to have become an annual South African ritual since 1994, labour unions make double-digit wage demands during wage negotiations, typically in a single-digit inflationary climate. Employers then insist that wages cannot increase by more... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Demands Mount to Prosecute RacistsJohannesburg — AMID the prospects of eliminating racial bigotry looking bleak,
Demands Mount to Prosecute Racists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Johannesburg — AMID the prospects of eliminating racial bigotry looking bleak, calls are intensifying to criminalise racism and bring offenders to book. Analysts interviewed by CAJ News Africa were unanimous in that call after weeks of racial... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Alliance partners support Gauteng cabinet reshuffleA statement jointly signed by African National Congress (ANC)‚ South African Co
Alliance partners support Gauteng cabinet reshuffle
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 days ago
A statement jointly signed by African National Congress (ANC)‚ South African Communist Party‚ Congress of South African Trade Unions and South African National Civic Organisation office-bearers expressed confidence that Mashatile “will contribute... Read more
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iol.co.za
Some in ANC are bad mouthing Mandela: FWCape Town - The FW de Klerk Foundation hosted an conference on Wednesday at the
Some in ANC are bad mouthing Mandela: FW
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
Cape Town - The FW de Klerk Foundation hosted an conference on Wednesday at the Cape Town Civic Centre to commemorate the 26th anniversary of Former President, FW de Klerk’s speech, which initiated South Africa’s constitutional transformation... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
We won't engage in public spat with SACP, says KZN ANCAmanda Khoza, News24 Durban – The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal on Tuesday said it woul
We won't engage in public spat with SACP, says KZN ANC
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
Amanda Khoza, News24 Durban – The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal on Tuesday said it would not engage in a public spat with its alliance partner, the SACP. Tensions between the two have been simmering, with SACP supporters reportedly booing the ruling party's... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Mbeki: I wasn't aloof from ANC leadershipMbeki lost to President Jacob Zuma in a bitter and controversial power struggle
Mbeki: I wasn't aloof from ANC leadership
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
Mbeki lost to President Jacob Zuma in a bitter and controversial power struggle in 2008. He has since regularly launched thinly veiled attacks on his former rival and other leaders of the ANC and its alliance partners. Last month Mbeki attacked South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Keeping Up With the Guptas - What's Behind the Anti-Saxonwold RevoltIn an organisation where the Tambo, Mandela, Mbeki and Sisulu names were once r
Keeping Up With the Guptas - What's Behind the Anti-Saxonwold Revolt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
In an organisation where the Tambo, Mandela, Mbeki and Sisulu names were once revered, there is now only one family that holds power. For years, people have tried to figure out how the Gupta family is able to maintain their chokehold on the ANC and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Ocean of Anger' Prompts SACP to Suspend KZN Election List NominationsThe South African Communist Party (SACP) in KwaZulu-Natal has suspended local g
'Ocean of Anger' Prompts SACP to Suspend KZN Election List Nominations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
The South African Communist Party (SACP) in KwaZulu-Natal has suspended local government nomination processes until there is national political intervention, following a deadly shooting at a recent community meeting. Speaking at a press briefing on... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'Ocean of anger' prompts SACP to suspend KZN election list nominationsDurban – The South African Communist Party (SACP) in KwaZulu-Natal has suspende
'Ocean of anger' prompts SACP to suspend KZN election list nominations
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 days ago
Durban – The South African Communist Party (SACP) in KwaZulu-Natal has suspended local government nomination processes until there is national political intervention, following a deadly shooting at a recent community meeting. Speaking at a press... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Jeremy Cronin hits back at Thabo MbekiThe public spat between former president Thabo Mbeki and South African Communis
Jeremy Cronin hits back at Thabo Mbeki
Mail & Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
The public spat between former president Thabo Mbeki and South African Communist Party [SACP] first deputy secretary general Jeremy Cronin continued this week – with Cronin accusing Mbeki of having insulted Nelson Mandela in ANC meetings, championing... Read more
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Daily Maverick
My response to Thabo MbekiIn the political underground of the 1970s, and perhaps more into the mid-1980s,
My response to Thabo Mbeki
Daily Maverick / Posted 24 days ago
In the political underground of the 1970s, and perhaps more into the mid-1980s, I was an admirer of a faraway Thabo Mbeki whose voice I would hear occasionally on Radio Freedom. He was a leading exiled ANC spokesperson, and I was proud to be a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Numsa Still On Track for New Workers' Party - JimThe National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa's (Numsa's) formation of a n
Numsa Still On Track for New Workers' Party - Jim
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa's (Numsa's) formation of a new workers' party is still on course, Numsa general secretary Irvin Jim says. Since its expulsion from the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) in 2014, Numsa... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Who will lead the ANC's election charge?Ekurhuleni Mondli Gungubele’s chances of retaining his position as Ekurhuleni
Who will lead the ANC's election charge?
Mail & Guardian / Posted 25 days ago
Ekurhuleni Mondli Gungubele’s chances of retaining his position as Ekurhuleni executive mayor after the local government elections appear to be slim after a faction opposed to ANC Gauteng chair Paul Mashatile took over the regional leadership last... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Zuma's Survival InstinctsZuma has a very warm, self-effacing and jovial personality. He is also humble.
President Zuma's Survival Instincts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Zuma has a very warm, self-effacing and jovial personality. He is also humble. Because of these traits many people often easily trust him. Others easily mistake his self-depreciating style, combined with his humble beginnings and bearing and his lack... Read more
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iafrica.com
Mbeki doesn't get it - CroninDeputy Minister of Public Works and South African Communist Party (SACP) Deputy
Mbeki doesn't get it - Cronin
iafrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Deputy Minister of Public Works and South African Communist Party (SACP) Deputy General Secretary Jeremy Cronin says former president Thabo Mbeki's latest claim that he wasn't a bully shows he still doesn't get it. Yesterday Mbeki published an... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Calls mount on MEC Makupula to resignCalls to sack Eastern Cape department of education MEC Mandla Makupula are inte
Calls mount on MEC Makupula to resign
Daily Dispatch / Posted 30 days ago
Calls to sack Eastern Cape department of education MEC Mandla Makupula are intensifying. The Economic Freedom Fighters is the latest party to join the chorus of demands that Makupula step down. And adding its voice to the debate, the Congress of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cosatu Statement On the 21st Anniversary of the Death of Cde Joe SlovoThe Congress of South African Trade Unions joins millions of progressives and S
Cosatu Statement On the 21st Anniversary of the Death of Cde Joe Slovo
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
The Congress of South African Trade Unions joins millions of progressives and South Africans in general to commemorate the 21st anniversary of the death of one of our nation's foremost revolutionary thinkers and theoreticians Cde Joe Slovo. This... Read more

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