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LGBTI rights take centre stage at Human Rights Day celebrations in Pretoria

PRETORIA, March 21 – An ecstatic mood gripped the Pretoria CBD on Wednesday as scores of Democratic Alliance (DA) in colourful regalia gathered at the Tshwane City Hall celebrating the annual Human Rights Day with special emphasis on rights of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBTI) community in Africa. “Today is another big milestone for the LGBTI […]

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On-off SAFA elections postponed again

JOHANNESBURG, March 21  – Saturday’s SAFA elective congress at Nasrec have been postponed. The South African Football Association (SAFA) National Executive Committee (NEC) met on Tuesday to discuss issues surrounding the upcoming SAFA Elective Congress. In a statement released on Tuesday afternoon, Safa said that the NEC unanimously agreed to postpone the Elective Congress that […]

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Manana won’t be thrown in ‘dustbin’ – Mabuza

PARLIAMENT, March 21 – Deputy President David Mabuza on Tuesday defended former deputy higher education minister Mduduzi Manana still holding his parliamentary seat despite being convicted of on three counts of assault last year. In his maiden question-and-answer session in the National Assembly, Mabuza spoke about government’s attempts to protect women against gender-based violence, but […]