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SACP resolves to contest elections

JOHANNESBURG, July 15 – The South African Communist Party’s 14th congress resolution to contest elections has come with a caution to members not to accept any form of donations from the controversial, politically connected Gupta family. Addressing the congress on its last day on Saturday, SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande said members should take responsibility […]

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Hoopstad police bust five armed robbery suspects; the loot, two gas guns, knives, and car seized

HOOPSTAD, July 15 – Five alleged armed robbers have appeared in the Hoopstad Magistrate’s Court in connection with a robbery at a local shop this week, Free State police said on Saturday. “An Ethiopian tuck shop owner in Tikwana was attacked and threatened with knives; cash and cigarettes were robbed,” Captain Stephen Thakeng said. A […]