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ANC leader Ramaphosa is SA new president

JOHANNESBURG, February 15  – Cyril Ramaphosa, the newly elected leader of the ruling African National Congress (ANC) will become South Africa’s new president Thursday afternoon.   Deputy President Ramaphosa became acting president Wednesday night after Jacob Zuma threw in the towel a say after the ANC recalled the scandal-ridden Zuma and made it clear that […]

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Vicious attack on woman a ‘stupid primitive act’ – ANC Womens League

JOHANNESBURG, February 6  –  The African National Congress Women’s League (ANCWL) says it is “saddened by video images of a group of men wearing #Siyavuma t-shirts brutally assaulting women” outside the party’s headquarters, Luthuli House, on Monday. The woman was part of Black First Land First (BLF) protesters hauled out of a bakkie and attacked by […]

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#MiningIndaba: SA mining industry pledges to work with govt to revive economy

JOHANNESBURG, February 1 – South Africa’s mining industry on Thursday expressed hope that the election of new leadership for the ruling African National Congress (ANC) signals a new dawn for collaboration between the government and the sector to boost the economy. The ANC elected the country’s deputy president and leader of government business Cyril Ramaphosa […]