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Cracks widen further between Mugabe and war vets

HARARE, October 19 – Zimbabwe’s liberation war veterans have reiterated opposition to President Mugabe’s candidature or the ascension of his wife, Grace, to the presidency ahead of next year’s elections. The veterans of the 1970s struggle that freed Zimbabwe from British colonial rule said they would mobilise all former fighters and stakeholders within the ruling […]

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Case postponed until next year for KZN businessman charged with R24 million fraud

PORT ELIZABETH, October 19 – The case against a Durban businessman charged with fraud involving R24 million was postponed in the Port Elizabeth Commercial Crimes Court on Thursday. The 43-year-old KwaZulu-Natal businessman, Vishal Seebran, is charged with defrauding the Eastern Cape education department out of R24 million. The State contends that during October and December […]

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Cracks widen further between Mugabe and war vets

HARARE – ZIMBABWE’S liberation war veterans have reiterated opposition to President Mugabe’s candidature or the ascension of his wife, Grace, to the presidency ahead of next year’s elections. The veterans of the 1970s struggle that freed Zimbabwe from British colonial rule said they would mobilise all former fighters and stakeholders within the ruling Zanu-PF to […]

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Zuma lauds OR Tambo as the glue the held anti-apartheid movement together

JOHANNESBURG, October 19– President Jacob Zuma on Thursday described anti-apartheid struggle stalwart Oliver Reginald Tambo as “the glue” that held together the liberation movement and the African National Congress (ANC) during the hard period of being exiled by the apartheid government. “[Former ANC] President Tambo became the glue that held the many facets of the ANC […]

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Ramaphosa sex scandal: Kunene earns Mantashe’s wrath

Sello Theletsane Following yet another explosive revelation by WeeklyXpose of emails linking Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to a string of extra-marital affairs with young women, ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe took offence and called WeeklyXpose founder and owner Kenny Kunene.   In a story published on Wednesday 18 October, WeeklyXpose revealed how Ramaphosa, who is […]