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ANC Youth League calls on Manana to resign

JOHANNESBURG, May 9 – The African National Congress Youth League on Wednesday called on beleaguered ANC MP Mduduzi Manana to resign in the wake of assault allegations against him by his domestic worker. ”The ANCYL is shocked by latest accusations of domestic violence levelled against its former leader and current serving ANC NEC member, comrade Mduduzi Manana.The […]

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Bathabile Dlamini takes on ANC MP Manana over ‘violence’ against domestic worker

JOHANNESBURG, May 9 – The Minister in the Presidency Responsible for Women, Bathabile Dlamini, on Wednesday denounced the violence reportedly meted out to domestic worker Catherine Wiro allegedly by her employer, Mduduzi Manana. Wiro quit her job after the former deputy minister of higher education and training allegedly pushed her down the stairs at his Fourways residence. She […]

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MP Manana hits back at domestic worker

JOHANNESBURG, May 8  – ANC MP Mduduzi Manana has rubbished assault allegations by his domestic worker, threatening to lay extortion charges against her and her family. Manana said the fresh assault allegations were a smear campaign following his conviction in the Randburg Magistrate’s Court for assaulting three women at a Johannesburg nightclub last year. He […]

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Manana won’t be thrown in ‘dustbin’ – Mabuza

PARLIAMENT, March 21 – Deputy President David Mabuza on Tuesday defended former deputy higher education minister Mduduzi Manana still holding his parliamentary seat despite being convicted of on three counts of assault last year. In his maiden question-and-answer session in the National Assembly, Mabuza spoke about government’s attempts to protect women against gender-based violence, but […]

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ANC announces new NEC as, 54th National Conference wraps up

JOHANNESBURG, December 21 – Former treasurer-general of the African National Congress (ANC), Zweli Mkhize, tops the list of South Africa’s ruling party’s 80-member National Executive Committee (NEC) – the highest decision-making body. Mkhize, who shockingly withdrew from the party leadership race on Sunday for the sake of “unity”, made a strong comeback. Announcing the results in the early hours […]