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Gordhan’s case against Malema, Shivambu transferred to High Court

JOHANNESBURG, February 11  – State Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan’s Equality Court challenge against Economic Freedom Fighters’ (EFF) leader Julius Malema and his deputy Floyd Shivambu was on Monday, transferred to the High Court. Advocate Tembeka Ngcukaitobi initiated the application for the matter to be moved to the high court on behalf of Malema and Shivambu […]

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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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Zimbabwe election petition proceedings drag on over peripheral issues

JOHANNESBURG, August 22 – Zimbabwe’s estimated 14 million citizens were on Wednesday watching the Constitutional Court proceedings with baited breath as opposition leader Nelson Chamisa challenges the July 30 presidential election win of President-elect Emmerson Mnangagwa, hoping to overturn the poll results and possibly force a re-run. The proceedings are being broadcast live on ZBC […]

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ANC branch irregularities do not affect regional conference, NWest court hears

MMABATHO, December 13 – Irregularities at African National Congress (ANC) branches do not affect the regional conference, the North West High Court heard on Wednesday. “The conference is attended by many branches which do not have irregularity, an irregularity at a certain branch must not affect the entire conference, ” advocate Tembeka Ngcukaitobi told the […]