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President Ramaphosa hails Africa’s progress in spite challenges

Pretoria, May 26 – South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday said in spite some challenges, Africa has made significant strides in addressing economic, social and political challenges facing the continent. Ramaphosa was addressing diplomatic corps in Pretoria commemorating Africa Day that marks the birth of the then Organisation for African Unity (OAU) on May […]

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Ashwin Willemse, Nick Mallett and Naas Botha ‘sin-binned’ with full pay, not suspended

JOHANNESBURG, May 25 – SuperSport on Friday announced that Ashwin Willemse, Nick Mallett and Naas Botha will not be the in-studio presenters for Saturday’s Super Rugby broadcast. The statement from SuperSport reads: ‘We have had discussions this week with all parties in an effort to resolve this matter amicably and expeditiously. ‘Despite good progress initially, […]

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ANC councillor Lungisa maintains he is not a violent man after bail release

PORT ELIZABETH, May 25 – “I am not violent person,” convicted African National Congress (ANC) councillor Andile Lungisa told his supporters gathered outside the Port Elizabeth Magistrate’s Court on Friday, shortly after he was released on bail pending a petition against his conviction and sentence to the Grahamstown High Court. Lungisa’s release comes 16 days […]

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Durban varsity student murder: Accused Thabani Mzolo gives the finger in court

DURBAN, 17  – The man accused of shooting to death his former girlfriend, Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) student Zolile Khumalo, casually lifted his middle finger to journalists in court on Thursday. This was Thabani Mzolo’s third appearance at the Durban Regional Court, where he is trying to apply for bail. Before magistrate Mohammed Motala had left […]