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Commission hears of state capture web’s dire consequences for a country

JOHANNESBURG, September 19 – Recession, high unemployment rate and a negative credit rating were some of the catastrophic results of state capture on a country, the commission of inquiry into state capture heard on Wednesday. International expert Daniel Kauffman, an economist and social scientist from Chile, gave evidence on the impact of state capture. Kauffman […]

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Jessie Duarte calls on all women to rise

Sello Theletsane JOHANNESBURG- International Women’s Day was first celebrated in 1911 and its centenary was celebrated in 2011. This year we’re celebrating the 107th International Women’s Day. This year International Women’s Day theme, which is on the 08th of March, is: “Time is now, Rural and Urban activists transforming women’s lives”. The Deputy Secretary-General of the […]

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ANC conference adopts credentials

JOHANNESBURG, December 17 – The African National Congress (ANC) conference delegates have on Sunday, finally adopted credentials, paving the way for nomination of leaders and voting. Updating journalists at the conference, ANC deputy secretary Jessie Duarte said it was not unusual to delay credentials. “Delaying credentials was done for the credibility of the process so […]

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KZN branches nominate Dlamini-Zuma in expected landslide

DURBAN, December  5 – The majority of KwaZulu-Natal branches of the African National Congress (ANC) nominated Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as their preferred candidate to lead the party come December.   Announcing the results during the party’s Provincial General Council (PGC) at the Olive Convention Centre in Durban on Monday night, EleXions Agency director, Bontle Mpakanyane, said […]