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SACP leadership elected unopposed

JOHANNESBURG, July 13– The South African Communist Party leaders were re-elected unopposed at the party’s congress in Boksburg, Ekurhuleni on Wednesday. Blade Nzimande, Thulas Nxesi, Senzeni Zokwana and Joyce Moloi-Moropa were re-elected as secretary general, deputy national chairperson, national chairperson, and national treasurer respectively. Solly Mapaila replaced Jeremy Cronin as first deputy general secretary while […]

In The News South Africa

KZN trio get heavy sentences for murder

ESTCOURT, July 12 – Three men who stabbed a man to death in the Drakensview area of Estcourt last year have been given heavy sentences by the Pietermaritzburg High Court, police in KwaZulu-Natal reported on Wednesday. Police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbhele said that on the evening of 11 February 2016, Leonara Walugembe, 38, was stabbed by three men […]