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Sexual assault charge dropped against former ANC leader Marius Fransman

A sexual assault charge against former Western Cape ANC leader Marius Fransman going back to 2016 was withdrawn on Wednesday.

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Ramaphosa says public protector accessed ‘stolen’ private and ...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has for the first time openly questioned public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s political motives for the way she had ...

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'Dros rapist' Nicholas Ninow wanted table close to kids

Nicholas Ninow changed tables at the Dros restaurant where he raped a seven-year-old child so that he could be closer to the kiddies' corner.

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Naledi Pandor blames 'legacy of apartheid' for ...

International relations minister Naledi Pandor met ambassadors and high commissioners from Africa on Monday to ease tension after a diplomatic fallout triggered by attacks on foreign nationals that have rocked the country.
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DA staff face retrenchments, no bonuses after ...

SA's official opposition party, the DA is set cull jobs at its operations across the country following a poor performance in the May 2019 general elections. Not only are DA staff members facing the axe, but the party will not be paying bonuses this ...
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Cabinet will discuss calls for return of death penalty: Ronald Lamola

Justice minister Ronald Lamola has promised to take calls for a referendum for the return of the death sentence to the ...

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Comrades raise ANC flag outside PE home of Gavin Watson

“We all have our shortcomings, but we choose not to focus on that because there is a better person in all of us,” the ...

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ANC top six to decide on 'complex' Zandile Gumede issue by Tuesday

A decision on the future of eThekwini mayor Zandile Gumede will be made by no later than Tuesday, ANC KwaZulu-Natal ...

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It's official: Zandile Gumede has resigned as eThekwini mayor

Corruption-accused Zandile Gumede has officially resigned as mayor of the eThekwini municipality.

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WATCH | Patricia de Lille's hard-hitting women's parliament speech in quotes

Here is Patricia De Lille's women's parliament speech in seven powerful quotes

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Busisiwe Mkhwebane backs down in fight with Pravin Gordhan

Public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has done a u-turn and withdrawn her Constitutional Court application for leave to ...

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Ex ANC councillors win 10 seats as independents in Free State, ANC retains overall control

Maluti-a-Phofung local municipality remains in the hands of the ANC, despite its expelled candidates giving it a bloody ...

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Show us the money, GOOD leaders told

All is not good within Patricia de Lille’s GOOD party, with more party leaders raising questions about the veil of ...

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Protesters claim police shot them in the back

At least 18 residents were injured on Sunday when East London police fired rubber bullets at scores of protesters as ...

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WATCH | Improving connectivity helps fight triple oppression of women, delegates told

Deputy minister of communications & digital technologies Pinky Kekana is concerned that Africa still suffers from lack ...

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Ex school principal Velenkosini Hlabisa takes baton from Mangosuthu Buthelezi as IFP ...

IFP leader in the KwaZulu-Natal legislature Velenkosini Hlabisa has been voted in as president of the party.

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WATCH LIVE | Zuma & Hanekom face off in court over enemy agent tweet

The Durban High Court is hearing an application for an interdict and a defamation lawsuit brought by former cabinet ...

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AfriForum's Ernst Roets in contempt, says Nelson Mandela Foundation after old flag display

The Nelson Mandela Foundation wants the high court to declare AfriForum's head of policy and action Ernst Roets to be ...

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IN QUOTES | 'CR17 was necessary for the renewal of the ANC, society': Cyril Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa said there was nothing illegal about his CR17 presidential campaign.

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Celebrating deaths of white children: BLF fails to arrive at court

The racial hatred case launched by trade union Solidarity against Black First Land First (BLF) and its spokesperson ...

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