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#ANCPC draws to a close

JOHANNESBURG, July 5 – President Jacob Zuma will on Wednesday deliver the closing address as the African National Congress’ 5th policy conference taking place in Nasrec, Johannesburg, draws to a close. The six-day long conference discussed policies through nine commissions. The more than 3,000 delegates held intense discussions on organisational renewal and policy and tactics, communications […]

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Johnny Mekoa was a remarkable musician and teacher, says Zuma

JOHANNESBURG, July 5 – World renowned trumpeter and music educator Dr. Ramakgobotla Johny Mekoa was a remarkable musician who contributed to the music sector, President Jacob Zuma said on Tuesday. “We have lost a remarkable musician and teacher who contributed immensely to the music sector and selflessly imparted his musical knowledge and skills to aspirant […]

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Zuma appoints acting ConCourt judges

JOHANNESBURG, July 4  – President Jacob Zuma appointed Justice Dumisani Hamilton Zondi and Justice Jody Kollapen as acting judges in the Constitutional Court, the Presidency said on Tuesday. “President Jacob Zuma has in terms of section 175 (1) of the of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996, appointed Justice Dumisani Hamilton Zondi, a Judge […]

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National Assembly Speaker schedules Zuma no confidence vote for August 3

PARLIAMENT, June 30 – National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete has scheduled a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma for August 3, Parliament said on Friday. In a statement, Parliament said Mbete had undertaken consultation with the leader of government business, deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa, and the African National Congress chief whip Jackson Mthembu, […]