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Afriforum wants Malema, EFF leaders charged over H&M trashing

PRETORIA, January 15 – Civil rights group AfriForum on Monday opened cases of incitement of public violence against leaders of opposition party, the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), following the vandalism of international clothing stores H&M in South Africa at the weekend. “We filed charges today against three members of the EFF leadership, that is Julius Malema, Floyd […]

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Limpopo’s Capricorn TVET college to resume registration after stampede

JOHANNESBURG, January 15 – Thousands of prospective students queued overnight at Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane ahead of the resumption on Monday of registration at the Capricorn Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) college. The college suspended registration for the 2018 academic year on Thursday after six people were injured in a stampede as students […]

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Parliament starts review on rules of president’s impeachment

PARLIAMENT, January 10 – Members of Parliament’s sub-committee started their discussions on the impeachment process rules on Wednesday. Opposition parties said that they were seeing the draft proposals document for the first time when receiving it in the house as the document was never circulated. Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) National Spokesperson, Mbuyiseni Ndozi said: “We […]

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Holomisa demands apology from DA for “unsubstantiated accusations”

Port Elizabeth, September 13 – United Democratic Movement (UDM) leader Bantu Holomisa has come out guns blazing once again in support of former Nelson Mandela Bay deputy mayor, Mongameli Bobani. In a letter to Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane on Wednesday, Holomisa accused the DA of “dubiously” using a “draft report” by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) to engineer Bobani’s exit. Holomisa is […]

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ConCourt to hear EFF’s bid to have Zuma impeached

JOHANNESBURG, September 5 –  The Constitutional Court is expected to hear the Economic Freedom Fighter’s (EFF) bid on Tuesday, to have President Jacob Zuma impeached and held accountable for lying to Parliament over the Nkandla debacle. EFF spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi said the EFF application that Parliament “must institute” impeachment proceedings against Zuma came after the ruling by […]