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November 14, 2013. The homestead of President Jacob Zuma in Nkandla. Picture: TEBOGO LETSIE Sunday times

ANC blocks bid for body to probe Nkandla

THE ANC yesterday moved fast to block an effort to revive the parliamentary ad hoc committee to probe the upgrades at President Jacob Zuma’s private homestead at Nkandla.

AbaThembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo speaking at the Traditional Courts Bill public hearing held at Mthatha Town Hall on Tuesday. Picture:LULAMILE FENI

Zuma gives king ultimatum

PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma has given abaThembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo 30 days to argue why he should remain king.


Arms deal critic not ready to testify in commission

ARMS deal critic and losing bidder Richard Young did not attend the Seriti Commission of Inquiry today.

President Jacob Zuma


A selection of quotes of Southern African interest for the week:

WOMEN AND  MEN  OR ROYALTY: Nkosi Ntombizodwa  Msutu,  Queen  Noloyiso Samndile of AmaRharhabe, Regent king  Gwazinamba Matanzima of  Western Thembuland and   Nkosi Ngangaomhlab Matanzima. Picture: FILE

Kingdom to file massive land claim

THE biggest land claim in the Eastern Cape will soon be launched by the AmaRharhabe Royal Council in a claim that includes the whole of the Western Cape.


Orlando Towers collapse symbolic of state decay

SOMETHING tragic happened in Orlando, Soweto, on June25.

President Jacob Zuma

Zuma denies ordering Nxasana to quit

PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma has denied reports that he ordered NPA head Mxolisi Nxasana to resign or face being fired.

President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla home

Delay in release of SIU Nkandla report

THE release of a report on the security upgrades at President Jacob Zuma’s private homestead in Nkandla, KwaZulu-Natal, has been delayed, the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) said this morning.

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