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7 hrs ago | News24

.com | Sorry for you, Mr Basson

Mr Adriaan Basson could I say respectfully to you Sir, why are you interfering in the issues of the African National Congress, have we as Blacks ever questioned the deeds of the mighty National Party and please to let us go back to the era because to some of us healing wounds will be exacerbated by the pain of remembrance.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

News24

.com | Brains under the red beret

For those of you who follow South African politics you would know that much like fighting movies such as Fight Club and Never Back Down - South Africa has two main contenders for the belt .

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Related Topix: South Africa, Africa, World News, Democratic Alliance (South Africa)

Iol.co.za

Madonsela not above Parliament: ANC

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela thinks she is above all institutions in the country, ANC deputy secretary general Jesse Duarte said on Tuesday.

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AllAfrica.com

South Africa: Does FW De Klerk Deserve More Kudos?

Earlier this month, the City of Cape Town announced that it has recommended the renaming of Table Bay Boulevard - the section of the N1 freeway closest to the city - in honor of former president FW de Klerk.

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The Washington Post

South Africa's Nene Says Open to Partners for Eskom Plants

South Africa is open to private investors helping to finance power plants built by Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd. to plug a funding gap faced by the state power utility, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene said.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

AllAfrica.com

South Africa: Ruling Party Nominates Nkandla Committee Members

The ANC has nominated senior parliamentary members to the ad hoc committee that will deliberate on President Jacob Zuma's response to investigations into public spending at his Nkandla home.

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Related Topix: South Africa, Africa, World News, Democratic Alliance (South Africa)

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Green Left Weekly

South Africa: New liberation forces debate post-apartheid struggle

About 30 international guests and 120 shop stewards from the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa met over August 7 to 10 in Johannesburg to discuss building a new, left alternative to the ruling African National Congress .

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News24

.com | ANCYL warns of party's demise

The ANC Youth League has made some astonishing predictions in a discussion document that states that the ANC could one day lose power and be reduced to an opposition party.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

AllAfrica.com

South Sudan: Political Parties Disown Leader At Peace Talks

South Sudanese political parties in the ongoing peace talks mediated by the East African regional bloc have announced that Lam Akol was no longer their leader.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Economist

South Africa's judiciary: Court battles

IT WAS an incident that seemed scripted for caricature. Earlier this month Dali Mpofu, a red-beret-sporting lawyer and member of South Africa's socialist political party, the Economic Freedom Fighters , had a public argument with Cyril Ramaphosa, the country's deputy president and leading light in the ruling African National Congress , over his ... (more)

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Reuters

South African lawmakers chant 'pay back the money' at Zuma

South Africa's national assembly was brought to a halt on Thursday as far-left lawmakers noisily chanted "pay back the money" at President Jacob Zuma, after $23 million in public funds was spent on his home.

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ABC News

SAfrican Lawmakers Protest Presidential Scandal

Opposition lawmakers heckled South African President Jacob Zuma during a parliamentary session Thursday in which questions were raised about more than $20 million in state spending on his private home.

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The Baltimore Sun

South African lawmakers chant 'pay back the money' at Zuma

South Africa's national assembly was brought to a halt on Thursday as far-left lawmakers noisily chanted "pay back the money" at President Jacob Zuma , after $23 million in public funds was spent on his home.

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In-depth Africa

Ahmed Kathrada turns 85

President Jacob Zuma has sent birthday wishes to Rivonia treason trialist and stalwart of the African National Congress , Ahmed Kathrada, who turns 85 today.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Iol.co.za

ANC: Labour Act a sign of progression

President Jacob Zuma's signing of the Labour Relations Amendment Act is a "major step forward", the African National Congress said on Wednesday.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Mail & Guardian

MPs argue over new Nkandla ad hoc committee's tasks

The ANC and DA have locked horns over whether to allow the new Nkandla ad hoc committee to consider reports from the public protector and the SIU.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Two years after Marikana massacre, a challenge to South Africa's ruling ANC

Two years ago, thousands of striking mine workers gathered on a rocky hill outside this impoverished town in the heart of South Africa 's platinum belt, demanding wage increases from their employer, Lonmin plc .

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

News24

.com | Mr Pallo Jordan, Do the right thing

About two weeks ago a leading Sunday Times article alleging that ANC stalwart and former minister of Arts and Culture, Mr. Pallo Jordan, does not posses a PhD was met with mixed reactions.

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Iol.co.za

ANC remembers Marikana tragedy

The anniversary of the Marikana shooting should be a day to remember those who were killed, the African National Congress said on Saturday.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

In-depth Africa

South African Labor Leader Calls for Murder of Jews Over Gaza

Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is a New York writer focusing on radical Islam.

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Related Topix: South African Communist Party, World News, South Africa

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