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#GuptaEmails ‘genuine’ – SACP

JOHANNESBURG, June 4– The barrage of emails that show the extent of influence over President Jacob Zuma, government, and state-owned enterprises (SoEs) by the wealthy, politically connected Gupta family seem genuine and should be urgently attended to by establishing a judicial commission of inquiry, the South African Communist Party said on Sunday. “No one has […]

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Public protector agrees to investigate Dlamini-Zuma’s VIP protection – DA

CAPE TOWN, June 4–The office of the public protector has confirmed that it will investigate former African Union Commission chairwoman Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma for her abuse of VIP presidential protection services, as a private citizen, the Democratic Alliance said on Sunday. This followed the DA’s complaint lodged with the public protector’s office on April 18, DA […]

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AB hails record-breaking Amla

LONDON, June 4– South Africa skipper AB de Villiers has hailed the “amazing” Hashim Amla after the Proteas opener set yet another batting record on Saturday when he became the fastest player in history to reach 25 ODI hundreds. Amla’s latest masterpiece, in just his 151st ODI innings, was the mainstay of South Africa’s 299/6, […]