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Ngcukaitobi slams apartheid era act being used to “target” Malema

PRETORIA, December 12 – Julius Malema’s legal representative, Advocate Tembeka Ngcukaitobi, told a full bench of the North Gauteng High Court on Wednesday that the Riotous Assemblies Act – which the Economic Freedom Fighters’ (EFF) commander-in-chief has been charged with contravening – was apartheid legislation that did not belong under the new constitution. In 2014, […]

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Report recommending Constitutional change to property clause adopted after majority vote

PARLIAMENT, December 5 – The National Assembly on Tuesday adopted a report recommending that section 25 of the Constitution should be changed to explicitly provide for land expropriation without compensation following a majority vote. The report, compiled by the Constitutional Review Committee, was supported by 209 MPs and opposed by 91, following robust debate in […]

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EFF leader Malema lays charges against Pravin Gordhan at Pretoria police station

TSHWANE, November 27 – Jubilant members of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) cheered outside the Brooklyn police station in Pretoria on Tuesday as their party leader Julius Malema and deputy Floyd Shivambu arrived to lay corruption charges against Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan. This comes after Gordhan was at the same police station on Monday, […]