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ANC presidential hopeful Lindiwe Sisulu slams ‘slate politics’

JOHANNESBURG, November 7 – The African National Congress (ANC) ”slate politics” will plunge the ruling party into a deeper crisis than it is experiencing presently, party presidential hopeful Lindiwe Sisulu said after she was not named among leading contender Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa’s “winning team”.     ”Unfortunately, the recent pronouncement of a slate can […]

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South Africa’s President Zuma impressed after touring Pretoria hospital, including nuclear unit

PRETORIA, November 3 – President Jacob Zuma said he was deeply impressed after touring the Steve Biko Academic Hospital in Pretoria, including the institution’s nuclear medicine centre, accompanied by Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi on Friday. “The nuclear medicine unit which we have just visited…that even private hospitals from as far as Cape Town, Durban refer their patients here because […]

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SA Revenue Services denies Commissioner Moyane helped Zuma avoid paying tax

JOHANNESBURG, November 3 – The South African Revenue Services (Sars) on Friday denied that its Commissioner, Tom Moyane, was aiding President Zuma to avoid his tax obligations. This comes after last weekend’s Sunday Times’ lead story, “Gangster republic: inside the Zuma family’s dealings with the criminal underworld”, which was an extract from a book by investigative journalist and […]

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Court to hear Zuma’s arguments to review State Capture report

JOHANNESBURG, October 24 –  The Pretoria High Court will on Tuesday, hear oral arguments on President Jacob Zuma’s application to review the former public protector’s State of Capture report. Former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela recommended that Zuma appoint a commission of inquiry headed by a judge. The Democratic Alliance (DA) approached the North Gauteng High Court […]