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Jul 17th, 2013
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Johannesburg – Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema is a “drunkard and a womaniser” whose political survival is wholly dependent on his hatred for ANC president Jacob Zuma. Gauteng ANC Youth League (ANCYL) provincial chairman Lebogang Maile and members of his executive launched the at...
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Sep 27th, 2012
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ANC spokesperson Jackson Mthembu said during a television interview that it would be a dark day for the country if the expelled ANC Youth League president Julius Malema ever came to power, Beeld newspaper reported on Thursday. “Can you imagine Julius Malema becoming president of the country? Oh...
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Jul 12th, 2012
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Johannesburg – Winnie Madikizela-Mandela had the full support of her family regarding her criticism of the ANC, The Times newspaper reported on Thursday. Madikizela-Mandela’s granddaughter Swati Dlamini, also the daughter of Princess Zezani Mandela-Dlamini, said she understood why her gra...
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Jun 18th, 2012
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Mmanaledi Mataboge and Mandy Rossouw, City Press Johannesburg – The ANC’s bid to woo minority groups has hit a snag. Those representing coloured South Africans say they’re offended at being lumped in with “Afrikaners”. As part of its Inclusive South Africa campaign, the ANC recently started mee...
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May 29th, 2012
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Johannesburg – ANC and Goodman Gallery officials had “consultations” on the eve of a march to protest against a painting depicting President Jacob Zuma with his genitals exposed, a spokesperson said on Tuesday. “We are not in a position to deal with details now,” African...
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May 24th, 2012
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South Africa’s ruling party is going to court to have a controversial painting of the president with his genitals exposed removed from public view. The actual painting that was on show at the Goodman Gallery in Johannesburg was vandalised by protesters on Tuesday. The African National Congress ...
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May 20th, 2012
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Johannesburg – The daughters and brother of President Jacob Zuma criticised the artist of a painting of Zuma with his genitals exposed, the Sunday Times reported. Zuma’s brother, Michael, said the painting was disgusting and had brought nothing but disgrace to the family. “It’...
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Apr 25th, 2012
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The disciplinary processes against the ANCYL leadership have been a distraction from the core business of the ruling party, the ANC said on Wednesday. “It’s not something nice, we value every member, but our members have to abide by the (party) constitution,” said ANC spokesman Jackson Mthembu....
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Apr 4th, 2012
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It was not clear whether he would utilise internal processes or resort to court action, the report said. Earlier in the day, the party’s national disciplinary committee (NDC) announced that Malema’s ANC membership had been suspended with immediate effect. The conditions of the suspension ...
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Apr 1st, 2012
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Newcastle – KwaZulu-Natal ANC chairperson Zweli Mkhize launched a scathing attack on unruly youth in the party on Sunday, calling for an end to the use of derogatory language directed at the ANC and its leadership. Mkhize was addressing a rally at Osizweni, outside Newcastle, for the arrival of...