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Minister in the Presidency Susan Shabangu

Government welcomes court rulings

Minister in the Presidency Susan Shabangu today welcomed two recent court rulings that upheld the rights of women and children.

President Jacob Zuma

Everybody says dumb things: Motshekga defends Zuma

ANC Women’s League president and Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga said people should not be so sensitive over comments about…


2 grannies saved from EL robbery

A Mugger  got more than he bargained for when he attacked two elderly women in Berea, East London, this week.

Western Pondoland Queen MaDosini Ndamase (right), her husband King Ndamase Ndamase and their son Prince Khanyakwezwe Sintu Ndamase. Queen Ndamase has been elected as the president of Imbumba Yamakhosikazi Akomkhulu. Picture: LULAMILE FENI 30/12/2012 © Daily Dispatch.

‘In the hands of men they die’

Women traditional leaders speak out against initiation deaths. QUEENS and women traditional leaders in the Eastern Cape have broken their silence…

Hlaudi Motsoeneng, the SABC's acting chief operations officer, on December 7, 2012 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Photo by Gallo Images / Herman Verwey

SABC COO gets woman as ‘a gift’

Traditional Venda chiefs have given SABC acting chief operations officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng a cow, a calf, and a wife.


Police rescue kidnapped woman

PATROLLING police officers from the K-9 dog unit in East London inadvertently rescued a kidnap victim from two alleged rapists…

MOVING FORWARD: Border Women's tighthead Nombasa Hagile gallops with the ball with the forward pack in support against the Blue Bulls at the Buffalo City Stadium a fortnight ago. Border won that game 31-17

Border women looking for their second victory

THE BORDER Women’s senior rugby team will be looking to record their second consecutive victory in their inter-provincial clash against…

MUSIC TO MY EARS: Popular musician Zahara sings as Buffalo City mayor  Zukiswa Ncitha listens in during the state of the metro address held at Steve  Biko centre in Ginsberg yestreday  Picture: MICHAEL PINYANA

Metro to set aside R1bn for youth and women

A BILLION rand worth of tenders will be awarded to youth, women and people with disabilities, Buffalo City Metro mayor…

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