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‘Power outages won’t impact ANC’

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa says he’s “not worried” that rolling power outages by Eskom will cost the party votes ahead of the May 8 elections.

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DISPATCH DIALOGUES: Battle of the Manifestos

This election manifesto dialogue is a platform where party leaders can share their perspectives and their vision for South Africa in the lead-up to ...

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'Nomvula Mokonyane sold out for braai packs and Johnnie Walker', ...

DA leader Mmusi Maimane used his Human Rights Day speech on Thursday to bash the ruling ANC, telling Bekkersdal residents that the governing party ...

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Stand up to greedy and selfish officials, Zweli ...

ANC national executive member and national minister of coperative governance and traditional affairs Zweli Mkhize has urged communities, in pursuit of good governance, to exercise their rights by standing up against greedy and selfish government ...
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#FeesMustFall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile ...

#FeesMustFall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile has been given a ‘get out of house arrest free card’ to attend the EFF KZN rally on Sunday.
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'You want the lights back on, vote out ANC,' Mmusi Maimane tells voters

DA leader Mmusi Maimane on Wednesday took full advantage of the power crisis engulfing the country by urging voters to ...

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DA wants Ramaphosa to reject SABC board nominees

The DA is petitioning President Cyril Ramaphosa to reject some of the names approved by parliament to serve as new SABC ...

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Record 48 parties on the ballot paper for national elections in SA

South Africans will get to choose from a record 48 parties for the national elections on May 8

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ANC parly list contains 20% of youth - Ronald Lamola

ANC NEC member Ronald Lamola has defended the list of people nominated for parliament after the general elections in ...

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Top Bhisho MECs listed for national role

Four Eastern Cape members of the executive won’t be returning to their respective hot seats in the Bhisho legislature, ...

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ANC will smell like roses again, promises Senzo

With the fight for the control of the Eastern Cape in full swing, ANC national leader Senzo Mchunu said the party ...

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Wings of high-flying ministers clipped under new rules

The wings of high-flying ministers have been clipped under new rules barring them from flying first class and taking ...

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ZACP is the new political party in SA, and its logo is a purple cow

A new political party, called the ZACP Capitalist Party of South Africa and whose logo is a purple cow, was launched at ...

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ANC, DA both promise a glorious future

South Africa’s two top rival parties both turned to the Israelites’ flight from Egypt in their campaign rhetoric over ...

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Masualle is ‘ready to serve’

Outgoing premier Phumulo Masualle, who is at number 39 on the ANC’s national list, has stressed that he would serve at ...

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New sex and race rows rock the DA

The DA has been rocked by fresh claims of racism and sexual harassment just as the official opposition unveils its list ...

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DA releases list of candidates representing ‘rich diversity’ of SA

The Democratic Alliance on Saturday released its lists of candidates for the upcomng elections whom it said it could ...

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Marawu defects before meeting

Former roads and public works MEC Thandiswa Marawu defected to the African Transformation Movement (ATM) three days ...

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DA 'to open case against ANC over six children that drowned on way to school'

DA premier candidate Nqaba Bhanga is addressing masses at Zalu Sports Grounds in Lusikisiki where the official ...

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Four telling quotes by politicians from the election debate in Cape Town

Politicians were given a chance to tell Cape Town's residents how they will change SA should they win the 2019 election.

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