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Tobacco industry makes people sick: Jessie Duarte backs Dlamini-Zuma

ANC deputy secretary-general Jessie Duarte has launched a scathing attack on the tobacco industry.

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EFF opposed to alcohol sales under level 3 — but stays mum on ...

The EFF has opposed the mooted lifting of the ban on alcohol sales when the country moves to level three of the Covid-19 lockdown next month.

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DA says it will monitor safety protocols when schools reopen

The DA has set up a team of monitors in all provinces to oversee the reopening of schools from June 1.

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Holomisa guns for Eastern Cape transport MEC in ...

UDM leader Bantu Holomisa has come out guns blazing against transport MEC Weziwe Tikana-Gxothiwe, saying his exposure of her interest in a government-paid Covid-19 quarantine site was substantially true and in the public interest. Holomisa first ...
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DA will 'go after' Lebogang Maile over Tshwane ...

The DA has threatened further legal action against Gauteng local government MEC Lebogang Maile should it win its Tshwane case.
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Zooming with MPs: parliament to hold its first virtual plenary session

A limited number of MPs will return to parliament next Wednesday as the National Assembly is scheduled to hold a ...

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Struggling Denel must diversify and look beyond Middle East, parliament hears

The public enterprises department has told parliament that Denel's cash is tied up in orders that it can not complete ...

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ANC's John Block to be released on parole? Department ducks questions

Senior officials from the correctional services department have sidestepped questions from MPs over growing speculation ...

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Phased approach for pro sports to return - but minister mum on details

Sports, arts and culture minister Nathi Mthethwa has confirmed that the government is considering a plan for a ...

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Mmusi Maimane launches petition against 'gambling with children’s lives'

Former DA leader Mmusi Maimane has launched a petition to keep schools shut after basic education minister Angie ...

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Jacob Zuma: 'Today's judges just like those under apartheid'

Former president Jacob Zuma has compared SA's judiciary today to that of the apartheid regime

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DA condemns claims that National Arts Council paid CEO's internal hearing fees

The DA has condemned allegations that the National Arts Council allegedly paid its chief executive's legal fees for an ...

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Helen Zille slated for comparing lockdown with Nongqawuse and the great cattle-killing

Zille compared lockdown consequences to the Xhosa cattle-killing movement which took place in 1856 in the Eastern Cape.

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I am singled out, says Jacob Zuma of arms deal charges ahead of court trial

Former president Jacob Zuma says he is being singled out on the arms deal scandal.

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Helen Zille criticises Dlamini-Zuma, compares lockdown to 'Nongqawuse and the Great ...

Helen Zille criticised Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma for using the government's lockdown regulations to exercise control and ...

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'A government drunk on power': Zille on Disaster Management Act provisions

The DA believes the Disaster Management Act used to enforce the lockdown and its regulations is unconstitutional and ...

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John Steenhuisen trends after heated exchange with news anchor Flo Letoaba

In the interview that took place on Thursday, Letoaba questioned Steenhuisen about his calls to ease the lockdown.

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Jessie Duarte cautions youth against political activism on Twitter

ANC deputy secretary-general Jessie Duarte has called on young people to desist from being political activists on ...

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'The alliance just exists in name': Jacob Zuma takes a dig at Communist Party

Former president Jacob Zuma has taken a swipe at the SACP, accusing it of losing sight of its mission to fight for ...

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DA to challenge 'dictatorial madness' of Disaster Management Act

The Democratic Alliance says it will go to court to challenge the government’s lockdown regulations.

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