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Bongani Thomas Bongo to be sworn in as State Security minister
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Bongani Thomas Bongo to be sworn in as State Security minister

Minister designate of State Security, Advocate Bongani Thomas Bongo, will be sworn into office at Tuynhuys, Cape Town, today. The swearing in of the incoming Minister follows President Jacob Zuma’s announcement on Tuesday of changes to the National Executive. The Minister designate takes over the State Security portfolio from Minister David Mahlobo, who has been […]

President Zuma removes Blade Nzimande from his cabinet
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President Zuma removes Blade Nzimande from his cabinet

President Jacob Zuma has announced changes to the National Executive #CabinetReshufle, removing the SACP General Secretary Blade Nzimande from his cabinet, the move which is likely to fuel divisions and factions within the ruling party and weaken the Tripartite Alliance further. Notable changes: Hlengiwe Mkhize has been appointed as the Minister of Higher Education and Training, Ayanda Dlodlo is the Minister of Home Affairs and David Mahlobo is the Minister of Energy…

Zuma returns to SA following a working visit to Zambia
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Zuma returns to SA following a working visit to Zambia

President Jacob Zuma back into the country (South Africa) to face a music once again following his successful working visit to the Republic of Zambia. President Zuma has characterised the State Visit to the Republic of Zambia as a remarkable success as he had positive and fruitful official talks with his Zambian counterpart, His Excellency […]

Zuma to face 783 charges of corruption & money laundering
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Zuma to face 783 charges of corruption & money laundering

President Jacob Zuma dealt a major blow once again, his #SpyTapes appeal dismissed by the Supreme Court of Appeal with coast. The SCA delivered a 47 page judgment dismissing President Zuma and NPA appeal against the reinstatement of the charges against the President. The ruling means the 783 charges of corruption and money laundering against […]

Court rules against expelled EFF Mogale City councillors
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Court rules against expelled EFF Mogale City councillors

The Gauteng South High Court has dismissed an urgent interdict by the six Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) Mogale City councillors after being dismissed by the party for voting with the ruling party African National Congress (ANC) during the motion of No confidence. These councillors sought to interdict their removal from the council by the party […]

Public Protector inquiry an “opportunist exercise” – ANC
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Public Protector inquiry an “opportunist exercise” – ANC

The ruling party African National Congress (ANC) has come in defense of the Public Protector, Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane ahead of an inquiry into her fitness to hold office. The party has called the inquiry an opportunist exercise requested by the opposition for political expediency. Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services to institute an […]

The ANC deprives Vuwani learners of their right to learn – DA
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The ANC deprives Vuwani learners of their right to learn – DA

The opposition party, Democratic Alliance (DA) accuses the African National Congress (ANC) of depriving the learners in Vuwani areas of the right to education, this follows the shutdown in the area after the service delivery promises were not met. Learners in Vuwani have not attended school since Monday and matric learners have not been able […]