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EFF Commander-In-Chief’s life in danger

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) Commander-in-Chief, Julius Malema is getting death threats. In a statement on Tuesday, the red beret acting National Spokesperson Tebogo Mokwele said Malema isn’t taking threats lightly. “The undercover plans originate from dependable sources who demonstrate that a little gathering of politically uncertain and crazy people …

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Skweyiya remembered for serving the poor

Former colleagues and friends of the late Dr. Zola Skweyiya described him as someone who was disciplined, loved serving the poor and ensuring that all have a better life. Speaker after speaker reminisced fondly about the late Skweyiya at a Special Official Memorial Service on Wednesday at the Tshwane Events …

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Solidarity gives Molefe until Friday to pay back taxpayers money

The trade union, Solidarity on Tuesday wrote a letter to Brian Molefe’s legal team, shortly after the Pretoria High Court dismissed his application for leave to appeal. In the letter, the trade union demands written confirmation that Molefe, considering the court’s decision, will cling to the decision and that he will …

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Court rejects Molefe’s application for leave to appeal

The North Gauteng High Court has on Tuesday rejected embattled former Eskom Chief Executive Officer Brian Molefe’s application to appeal a decision forcing him to pay back R11 million pension pay out. The court dismissed his application with costs. This is the same court which ordered Molefe to pay back …

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SA loses 510 lives this Easter

A total of 510 people lost their lives across South African roads over the 2018 Easter period, Transport Minister Blade Nzimande said on Tuesday. Announcing the 2018 preliminary Easter Road Safety Report at Parliament’s Imbizo media centre, Minister Nzimande said the main contributory factors to road fatalities from 29 March …

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DA lays corruption charges against Supra over R1m Denel bursary for son

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has today laid criminal charges of fraud and corruption against North West Premier, Supra Mahumapelo, and Denel Chief Executive Officer, Zwelakhe Ntshepe. DA Shadow Minister of Public Enterprises Natasha Mazzone said  the charges were laid in terms of  Sections 50 and 51 of the Public Finance …

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EFF not in coalition talks with ANC

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) rejects weekend newspaper reports as malicious and false that it is in coalition talks with the African National Congress (ANC). EFF National Spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi said in a statement on Sunday the reports are vindictive right off the bat since they are using the red …

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Millions to transform Mama Winnie’s Brandfort house into historical centre to be investigated

The Democratic Alliance (DA) says on Sunday it welcomes  confirmation by Special Investigating Unit (SIU) to probe fraud and misappropriation of R3 million to turn dilapidated Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s Brandfort, Free State house into a museum. This came after DA wrote to the SIU on the April 12, 2018 asking for …

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Special burial for Mama Winnie

South Africans on Saturday say goodbye for the last time to Mother of the Nation in an ardent and serious Special Official Funeral service at Orlando Stadium in Soweto. Heads of State and Government, prominent people from around the globe and leaders of different organisations were in attendance. In statement on Saturday …

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Mama Winnie sent off in a befitting burial service

More than 37 000 mourners including family, friends, heads of states, ordinary South Africans, distinctive political parties, government officials gathered at Orlando Stadium in Soweto on Saturday to pay tribute to struggle icon, Mama Winnie Nomzamo Madikizela-Mandela. Madikizela-Mandela (81) was regarded as a unifier, a fighter and an extraordinary pioneer of …

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