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DA withholds evidence on eminent Joburg collapse – Parks Tau

Sello Theletsane Johannesburg, September 1 – The Johannesburg Municipal Council, Councillor Parks Tau lambasted the Democratic Alliance (DA)-led coalition government following their failed attempts to conceal evidence that the City is on the brink of collapse saying that the DA-led government is disabling the Council from considering critical oversight reports. According to the African National Congress (ANC) […]

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Cabinet calls for any deliberate wrongdoing at National Treasury to be punished

CAPE TOWN, September 1 – Cabinet on Friday called for any deliberate wrongdoing in the development of government’s Integrated Financial Management System to be punished. The call flowed from Cabinet’s regular fortnightly meeting and followed a week of intense politicking over audit weaknesses identified in the project, which began 15 years ago and carries an […]

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Kenyatta’s lawyer calls Kenya election annulment ‘political’

JOHANNESBURG, September 1 – Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta’s lead counsel Ahmednassir Abdulahi has called the Supreme Court’s decision to annul last month’s elections on the basis they were not conducted according to the Constitution and Elections Act “political.” Abdulahi told the court that Kenyatta won by 1.4 million votes and called on the bench to release the […]