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Buthelezi slams “ignorant” Senzo Mchunu’s Moerane Commission testimony

DURBAN, September 20 – Inkatha Freedom Party leader, Mangosuthu Buthelezi, on Wednesday, dismissed claims made by former premier and KZN ANC leader Senzo Mchunu that he had contributed to violence in the province, calling the former premier “ignorant”. Replying to a media query after Mchunu gave testimony on Wednesday before the Moerane Commission probing political killings in […]

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ANC in Nelson Mandela Bay outraged by comrade’s ‘assassination’

PORT ELIZABETH, September 7 – The African National Congress (ANC) in Nelson Mandela Bay has expressed shock and outrage at the “assasination” of branch leader, Mandisi Thando Xakaxa, from Zwide. According to police, Xakaxa’s killing appeared to be a hit and the motive linked to tenders. Xakaxa was gunned down on Wednesday night in his driveway at […]

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F4SD wants to oust Rustenburg mayor

RUSTENBURG, August 31 – At least five African National Congress councillors intend to vote with the opposition to oust executive mayor Mpho Khunou, the Forum 4 Service Delivery (F4SD) said on Wednesday. F4SD national leader Mbahare Kekana said his party was speaking to ANC councillors and would table a motion of no confidence against Khunou. […]

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Coffin assault trial nears end

MIDDELBURG, August 21 – Judgement in the trial of two men accused of assaulting farmworker Victor Mlotshwa and shoving him into a coffin is expected on Friday, in the High Court sitting in the Middelburg Magistrate’s Court in Mpumalanga. Mlotshwa, his mother Lonea Mlotshwa and many African National Congress (ANC) members on Monday, appeared to be upbeat about […]