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DA blames EFF for stampede at Limpopo’s Capricorn TVET college

JOHANNESBURG, January 11 – The Democratic Alliance (DA) has blamed the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) for the stampede at the Capricorn Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) college in Polokwane, Limpopo province, saying that the radical party must take responsibility for the injuries of applicants. This comes after Capricorn TVET college was forced to suspend […]

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Finance Minister’s medium-term budget speech delayed by opposition

PARLIAMENT, October 25  – The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) on Wednesday tried to prevent South African Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba from delivering his maiden medium term budget policy statement, calling him a “criminal” and a “Gupta boy”. EFF MP Mbuyiseni Ndlozi was the first to jump up, exclaiming: “We can’t allow Mr. Gigaba to address […]

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ANC testifies that ‘culture of violence’ is core to KZN political killings

 DURBAN,  October 19 – KwaZulu-Natal African National Congress (ANC) chairman, Sihle Zikalala, on Thursday told the Moerane Commission of Inquiry in Durban that “a deeply ingrained culture of violence” was at the core of the province’s political killings. Zikalala testified earlier in the day that according to the party’s calculations, based on law enforcement reports, 80 politicians […]

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DA withholds evidence on eminent Joburg collapse – Parks Tau

Sello Theletsane Johannesburg, September 1 – The Johannesburg Municipal Council, Councillor Parks Tau lambasted the Democratic Alliance (DA)-led coalition government following their failed attempts to conceal evidence that the City is on the brink of collapse saying that the DA-led government is disabling the Council from considering critical oversight reports. According to the African National Congress (ANC) […]