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Daily Dispatch
Miss UFH vows to fight sexual harassment of female studentsencouraged students to work hard towards their goals and never doubt their capa
Daily Dispatch / Posted an hour ago
encouraged students to work hard towards their goals and never doubt their capabilities. One of the judges and Miss Eastern Cape 2015 Vuyelwa Nqweniso, who is also a UFH graduate, said they were looking for originality and confidence, among... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
EC in shock over accident that killed 9 peopleThe Eastern Cape is still reeling in shock following an accident that killed ni
Daily Dispatch / Posted an hour ago
The Eastern Cape is still reeling in shock following an accident that killed nine people on the R63 between Adelaide and Fort Beaufort last night. Transport MEC Weziwe Tikana send condolences to the families of the deceased. She also urged motorists... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Fuzile has world at his feetFuzile with the boxer spending much more time in a victory lap than he did insi
Daily Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
Fuzile with the boxer spending much more time in a victory lap than he did inside the ring. In another clash involving an Eastern Cape boxer, Thembani Okolo atoned himself despite coming at the wrong end of the outcome for his mini-flyweight clash... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Taxi owner’s new app hailed for its versatile featuresby profession currently pursuing his masters, said he had no idea what would ha
Daily Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
by profession currently pursuing his masters, said he had no idea what would happen in his life when he resigned from the Eastern Cape Development Corporation, where he had been working as a project manager. “Understandably my wife had many... Read more
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African Football
Absa Premiership wrap: Soweto derby ends 0-0, leaders Baroka suffer first lossstrike. It was Bakgaga’s first defeat of the season and saw the Clever Boys mov
African Football / Posted 3 hours ago
strike. It was Bakgaga’s first defeat of the season and saw the Clever Boys move out of the relegation zone. In the Eastern Cape, Chippa United came from a goal down to beat Cape Town City 2-1 thanks to second-half goals from Abel Mabaso and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Offenders to Showcase Their Skillsduring their time of incarceration. "The spectacle will commence on Monday at
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
during their time of incarceration. "The spectacle will commence on Monday at the St Albans Maximum Centre in the Eastern Cape with indoor games in various sporting and recreational codes. Lifers will then be awarded certificates on... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'Wake up and start focusing on all those corrupt activities'only candidate for nomination as president. Ramaphosa has so far also received
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 hours ago
only candidate for nomination as president. Ramaphosa has so far also received the endorsement from the Northern Cape and Eastern Cape. The ANC leadership in Gauteng says it decided to back Ramaphosa because he can unite the organisation. The... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Members not told what will happen to their moneyNolusindiso Mhloli’s funeral scheme with Fundisile & Sons is one of many in the
Daily Dispatch / Posted 8 hours ago
Nolusindiso Mhloli’s funeral scheme with Fundisile & Sons is one of many in the Eastern Cape that will no longer be underwritten by Old Mutual. Nolusindiso Mhloli’s funeral scheme with Fundisile & Sons is one of many in the Eastern Cape that will no... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Education is blowing in the windimplementing agent appointing contractors for the massive Accelerated School In
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
implementing agent appointing contractors for the massive Accelerated School Infrastructure Development Initiative in the Eastern Cape. They argued that Coega project managers were overloaded with work, with each managing an average of 40 to 45... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Top six intervene in Eastern CapeThe ANC’s top brass will hold “unity talks” with warring factions of the party
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
The ANC’s top brass will hold “unity talks” with warring factions of the party in the Eastern Cape tomorrow. The top six officials, led by President Jacob Zuma, will try to avoid a repeat of what happened in KwaZulu-Natal, when party members went to... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Lady Zamar pulls out of Fort Hare performanceZamar is getting too big for her boots now. We will punish her like Babes Wodum
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Zamar is getting too big for her boots now. We will punish her like Babes Wodumo clearly abayazi (they do not know the EC) iEastern Cape aba.” Yolanda Landile Nxesi said, “So these ones don’t learn not to mess with Eastern Cape nhe. They must ask... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Trapped in a man’s bodyto be describing my life. I have lived my life differently since then.” Ngcing
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
to be describing my life. I have lived my life differently since then.” Ngcingi is one of 20 transgender women from the Eastern Cape to be featured in a book titled I Am, Therefore We Are, written by Kris Lyseggen and Dr Herb Schreier. The... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
UFH students milking it for all it’s worthunderdevelopment, crime, all of which are affecting the youth. “The students h
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
underdevelopment, crime, all of which are affecting the youth. “The students here are the very ones who can turn around the entire economy of the Eastern Cape, reducing poverty, creating jobs and food security,” he said. — mbalit@dispa... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mbalula opens new police station in LusikisikiDaniel, News24) Lusikisiki – Police Minister Fikile Mbalula officially launche
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
Daniel, News24) Lusikisiki – Police Minister Fikile Mbalula officially launched a new police station in Lusikisiki in the Eastern Cape on Saturday. The newly built police station is situated on the R61, which is the main road that runs through... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Zuma 'a one man dictatorship', says Phosamomentum nationwide and that he is happy with his campaign. “We don’t waste ou
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
momentum nationwide and that he is happy with his campaign. “We don’t waste our time where we think we are weak, we focus on where we think we are strong,” said Phosa, adding that he believes he is strong in Mpumalanga, Limpopo and the Eastern C... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Lowdown on health sector in Alfred NzoAn Eastern Cape hospital is so overcrowded that patients with different ailment
Daily Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
An Eastern Cape hospital is so overcrowded that patients with different ailments and illnesses, including “high risk” mental health patients, are accommodated in one ward. An Eastern Cape hospital is so overcrowded that patients with different... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Fear for funeral policy holdersThousands of elderly and frail people in rural Eastern Cape have been left in t
Daily Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Thousands of elderly and frail people in rural Eastern Cape have been left in the dark after a multi-national insurance company dumped 11 provincial funeral schemes. Last week, Old Mutual published notices informing thousands of scheme members they... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Municipal officials get bailThree Eastern Cape municipal officials have been granted R10000 bail after appe
Daily Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Three Eastern Cape municipal officials have been granted R10000 bail after appearing in court on charges of fraud and corruption. Three Eastern Cape municipal officials have been granted R10000 bail after appearing in court on charges of fraud and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Ramaphosa: Economy still not benefitting majoritythe party's elective conference in December and as national president in 2019
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
the party's elective conference in December and as national president in 2019 Ramaphosa hasbeen endorsed by Northern Cape, Eastern Cape and Gauteng. His closest rivals include Treasurer General Zweli Mkhize, who has emerged with strong support in... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
ANC Gauteng PEC nominates Ramaphosa for presidentengagements within the province and with other provinces, the names will be fur
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
engagements within the province and with other provinces, the names will be further discussed by the PEC for the purposes of placing them in specific positions” Ramaphosa has so far also received endorsement from the Northern Cape and Eastern... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Gauteng ANC nominates Ramaphosa for party presidentis understood that Ramaphosa was approved by the provincial executive committee
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
is understood that Ramaphosa was approved by the provincial executive committee as the only candidate for nomination as president. Ramaphosa has so far also received endorsement from the Northern Cape and Eastern Cape... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Rescued baby named Sindiswa, meaning savedthe three-day-old baby girl, who was rescued from a bush in Kwadwesi near Uiten
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
the three-day-old baby girl, who was rescued from a bush in Kwadwesi near Uitenhage on Tuesday. In a statement on Friday, Eastern Cape police confirmed that the baby, affectionately called Sindiswa, was "recovering well" and "getting stronger" at... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Man,18, arrested – nine months after alleged murderCape Town – An 18-year-old man was arrested in Queenstown, in the Eastern Cape,
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
Cape Town – An 18-year-old man was arrested in Queenstown, in the Eastern Cape, for the murder of a 30-year-old man in Philippi East, Cape Town, in January, Western Cape police said on Friday. Police spokesperson Colonel Andrè Traut said police had... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Palace coup beckons for homeboysDlamini will come up against Tshifiwa Munyai and Simpiwe Vetyeka respectively.
Daily Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Dlamini will come up against Tshifiwa Munyai and Simpiwe Vetyeka respectively. There is no doubt that the hopes of the Eastern Cape, specifically East London, rest on Fuzile, who hails from Duncan Village, and the Mdantsane-based Vetyeka. So... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
MATRIC WISHES: Ciliwe Funeral directorsin Butterworth, wishes all Grade twelve candidates of South Africa success and
Daily Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
in Butterworth, wishes all Grade twelve candidates of South Africa success and good results especially my grandson Lihle and all candidates of our Eastern Cape. May God Bless them all. THE BUSINESS IS OPERATING ABOVE THE MAGISTRATE OFFICE AND... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Jeff Radebe - State of Readiness of Centenary of OR TamboMonitoring and Evaluation as Chairperson; Oliver Tambo was born in the rural v
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Monitoring and Evaluation as Chairperson; Oliver Tambo was born in the rural village of Nkantolo, outside Mbizana in the Eastern Cape on 27 October 1917. He is the late former President of the African National Congress (ANC) and one of the... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
HRC probe into beating of EC pupilsLugangeni Village, near KwaBhaca. Makaula Senior Secondary School principal Lu
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Lugangeni Village, near KwaBhaca. Makaula Senior Secondary School principal Luzuko Mbana is also being investigated by the Eastern Cape education department for using corporal punishment at the school. Picture:... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Eight people arrested in Eastern Cape for fraud at vehicle testing centresTraffic Anti-Corruption Unit in a crackdown on fraudulent and corrupt issuing o
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Traffic Anti-Corruption Unit in a crackdown on fraudulent and corrupt issuing of vehicle roadworthy certificates in the Eastern Cape‚ the Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) said on Thursday. Eight people‚ including vehicle examiners‚... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Coffin display at farm fence upsets residentsAn Eastern Cape farmer has caused panic in the Stutterheim village of Ndakana a
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
An Eastern Cape farmer has caused panic in the Stutterheim village of Ndakana after he placed a black coffin near a fence on his farm and allegedly threatened to kill trespassers and put them inside it. CRIMINALS BEWARE: This coffin on a Stutterheim... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Zodwa to strut her stuff at Mr and Miss UFHPopular dancer Zodwa Wabantu will make her debut appearance in the Eastern Cape
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Popular dancer Zodwa Wabantu will make her debut appearance in the Eastern Cape when she entertains students at the Mr and Miss University of Fort Hare pageant tomorrow. Zodwa Wabantu, whose real name is Zodwa Rebecca Libram, tops the list of... Read more
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African Football
Chippa, City set for cross-province battlerecorded a fifth successive draw in the league when they were held 0-0 at home
African Football / Posted 3 days ago
recorded a fifth successive draw in the league when they were held 0-0 at home by Maritzburg United on October 18. The Eastern Cape side has gone six league games without a win, but at least a defensive record of just two goals shipped in their... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Our 12 champions are all community buildersHero finalists, and were celebrated last night for their work in transforming c
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Hero finalists, and were celebrated last night for their work in transforming communities and impacting lives across the Eastern Cape. Clara Gqomfa, Elaine Brenkman, Bruce Mckay, Khaya Baartman, Kristin Mace, The Eyabantwana Trust, Lou Billet,... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Time to get in the saddle for River challengerace while other riders follow suit It will be the 17th showing of the popular
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
race while other riders follow suit It will be the 17th showing of the popular event that sees riders from around the Eastern Cape come down to take on the scenic course. An exciting ride is once again on the cards this year that should bring... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
School Students Picket Coega Officesof the Coega Development Corporation (Coega), one of the agencies responsible f
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
of the Coega Development Corporation (Coega), one of the agencies responsible for building and upgrading schools in the Eastern Cape. In East London, members of EE, together with children from Hector Petersen High School in King William's Town... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Thousands of Police Weapons Lost in 3 Yearsclassified as either missing or stolen over this period. Most of the incidents
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
classified as either missing or stolen over this period. Most of the incidents occurred in KwaZulu-Natal, Gauteng and the Eastern Cape. According to the ministry only 11 pistols and two shotguns have been recovered since April this year, miniscule... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zwane: SA committed to shale gas explorationlobby group AgriSA said that a South African High Court quashed regulations gov
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
lobby group AgriSA said that a South African High Court quashed regulations governing proposed shale gas fracking in the Eastern Cape, one of the main areas where proposed shale gas exploration could take place. “We remain committed [to shale... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Post Office Ready to Assist With Social Grant PaymentsCwele was responding to questions from NCOP United Democratic Movement (UDM) Me
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Cwele was responding to questions from NCOP United Democratic Movement (UDM) Member of Parliament from the Eastern Cape, Lennox Gaehler, who had asked if the SA Post Office had the capability to administer social grant payments, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Water and Sanitation On Induction Workshop for Ngqamakwe Water and Sanitation Forumand sanitation services to the communities as well as a platform to engage on c
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
and sanitation services to the communities as well as a platform to engage on challenges and progress of the projects. The Eastern Cape DWS has established and inducted 280 Forums in district municipalities such as Sarah Baartman, Amathole, Chris... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
North West, Mpumalanga Economies Set for Major BoostProgramme, 36 companies were assisted, with support of approximately R1 billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Programme, 36 companies were assisted, with support of approximately R1 billion and investments of over R3 billion. These created 7 000 new direct jobs in the Eastern Cape, Free State, Limpopo, KwaZulu-Natal, Gauteng and t... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Makhabane promotes album in ECGospel legend Sipho Makhabane is in the Eastern Cape to promote his 33rd album
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Gospel legend Sipho Makhabane is in the Eastern Cape to promote his 33rd album titled Sinekhaya. Makhabane started his promotion tour in Mthatha this week and was in East London and Bhisho yesterday visiting media houses. Singer Sipho Makhabane is... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Body of 3-month old found in Lwandle dustbinthe corpse was found concealed in black plastic bags and was frozen. We condemn
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
the corpse was found concealed in black plastic bags and was frozen. We condemn this brutal incident in the strongest, strongest terms possible." At the same time, a three-day-old baby was found in a field in Kwadwesi, in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Trainspotter - Julius Malema v the Shuffleupaguspolitical intsomi - storytelling. An Oom Schalk Lourens who works the halls of
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
political intsomi - storytelling. An Oom Schalk Lourens who works the halls of power, rather than the empty expanses of the Eastern Cape. Mostly what this means is that the substance of his press conferences - which is to say, the press conference... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Full steam ahead as Berlin November steps into starting blocks for offThe biggest horse-racing extravaganza in the Eastern Cape is back on the horizo
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
The biggest horse-racing extravaganza in the Eastern Cape is back on the horizon and just over a month away as the annual Berlin November Traditional Horse-Racing Handicap prepares for another blockbuster display. THE PACE IS ON: Jockeys pass the... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Chippa to enthrall EL crowds with two games in citythem at Sisa because the crowd there is closer to the pitch, the atmosphere is
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
them at Sisa because the crowd there is closer to the pitch, the atmosphere is electrifying, plus the fans here at home [Eastern Cape] always come in their numbers.” Moloi said the boys had been training very hard for a full two weeks now, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dumped Three-Day-Old Baby Found Covered in Soil but AliveA three-day-old baby boy, who was dumped in a bush and covered in soil in KwaDw
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
A three-day-old baby boy, who was dumped in a bush and covered in soil in KwaDwesi in the Eastern Cape, has been hospitalised, police said on Wednesday. The baby was discovered after two children playing nearby heard its cries. "The children were... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Three-day-old baby boy found dumped in Eastern CapeA three-day-old baby – partially covered in soil – has been found dumped in Kwa
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
A three-day-old baby – partially covered in soil – has been found dumped in KwaDwesi Extension‚ in the Eastern Cape town of Ibhayi. A three-day-old baby – partially covered in soil – has been found dumped in KwaDwesi Extension‚ in the Eastern Cape... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Revealed: Most wanted fugitives still on the runHere are the five most wanted, feared and ferocious men in the Eastern Cape. T
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Here are the five most wanted, feared and ferocious men in the Eastern Cape. They are on the run from the law, but when caught will be charged with rape, murder and armed robbery. Yesterday, Eastern Cape police appealed to the public to help bring... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Expelled pupils are back at their deskslast week after they failed to attend spring school. Picture: SINO MAJANGAZA
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
last week after they failed to attend spring school. Picture: SINO MAJANGAZA The Eastern Cape education department then intervened as the pupils had been worried that their futures were in jeopardy after... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Dumped 3-day-old baby found covered in soil... but alive13:46 Port Elizabeth - A three-day-old baby boy, who was dumped in a bush and
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
13:46 Port Elizabeth - A three-day-old baby boy, who was dumped in a bush and covered in soil in KwaDwesi in the Eastern Cape, has been hospitalised, police said on Wednesday. The baby was discovered after two children playing nearby... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Olympic Medalist Luvo Manyonga Moves to Port ElizabethPretoria for Port Elizabeth. This means he's leaving the University of Pretori
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Pretoria for Port Elizabeth. This means he's leaving the University of Pretoria set-up starting a new adventure in the Eastern Cape. Manyonga's agent Lee-Roy Newton said on Tuesday that one of the main reasons for Manyonga's decision is... Read more
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