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Security guard in Soweto court for allegedly sexually assaulting 87 pupils

JOHANNESBURG, October 18 – A security guard, accused of sexually assaulting up to 87 girls at a primary school in Orlando East in Soweto, where he worked, is expected to appear in the Protea North Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday, to apply for bail. The 57-year-old school patroller was arrested on October 9, after a case had been opened at the Orlando Police […]

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#CabinetReshuffle Nzimande’s axing a declaration of war, says SACP

JOHANNESBURG, October 17 – The South African Communist Party (SACP) on Tuesday said its members in Cabinet will remain in Parliament despite the unilateral axing of its secretary general, Blade Nzimande, as Higher Education and Training Minister. This comes after President Jacob Zuma reshuffled his Cabinet and took Hlengiwe Mkhize from the home affairs portfolio to replace […]