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Johannesburg mayor says nabbed cash-in-transit suspect works for ANC

OHANNESBURG, July 18  – Major Herman Mashaba on Wednesday made a shocking revelation that one of the suspects arrested in connection with a cash-in-transit heist works at Luthuli House, the headquarters of the African National Congress. “Yesterday I was informed of the arrest of four cash-in-transit heist suspects, among them an individual believed to be an employee […]

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Nationalising South Africa’s central bank would hurt its transparency – free market think tank

JOHANNESBURG, July 4- The proposed nationalisation of South Africa’s central bank would cut out private shareholders whose involvement helps ensure greater openness and provides transparency to the operations and auditing of the institution, think tank Free Market Foundation (FMF) said on Wednesday. Both the governing African National Congress and the opposition Economic Freedom Fighters have called […]

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ANC welcomes SA re-election to UNSC

JOHANNESBURG, June 10 – The African National Congress has welcomed the third election of South Africa as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC). “This is a victory for peace and an opportunity to address the root causes of conflict. This further ensures that inequality and underdevelopment are addressed as well as […]

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‘New dawn’ nothing without elimination of corruption – Ramaphosa

JOHANNESBURG, June 1 – The African National Congress’ (ANC) “new dawn” campaign will amount to nothing if corruption prevails, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Thursday. Ramaphosa told professionals gathered in Sandton that the campaign he spearheads goes hand-in-hand with cleaning up and stopping corruption both in the public and private sectors. “How we deal with […]

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IFP wins Mtubatuba by-election

JOHANNESBURG, May 29 – The Independent Electoral Commission of SA (IEC) has finally released by-election results at KwaZulu-Natal’s Mtubatuba Municipality, with the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) snatching the ward from the governing African National Congress (ANC). ”The party gained the seat previously won by the African National Congress during the 2016 municipal elections. The IFP received […]