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Social worker describes charges against Marikana activists as ‘trumped up and politically motivated’

The Rustenburg Magistrate’s Court swelled with supporters as the bail hearing for six Marikana activists, accused of the murder of a 39-year-old man Sabata Petros Chale in Marikana West on December 8 last year continued yesterday, with Advocate Andries Nkome leading cross examination of police officer Captain Jack Sepeng. The State is arguing that the six […]

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DA won’t tackle land invasions because of EFF relationship, says ANC’s Ramakgopa

PRETORIA – Tshwane Mayor Solly Msimanga was unable to take any decisive action to halt ongoing illegal invaders who were taking up different portions of land across South Africa’s capital city, African National Congress (ANC) Greater Tshwane regional chairperson Kgosientso Ramokgopa said on Tuesday. “We know that for purposes of ensuring that they preserve their […]