Lindiwe Mazibuko

By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 20th, 2013
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By Tim Wigmore The creation of a new political party in South Africa is the latest sign of the ANC’s pr The formation of the Agang party in South Africa is the latest reflection of the failings of the post-1994 settlement. Agang – Sesotho for “Let us build” – aim to capitalise on te...
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Feb 18th, 2013
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The number of national key points has increased by more than 50% in the last five years, as has the number of denied information requests directed at the state. Put in the Protection of State Information Bill, and the pattern points in one frightening direction. The South African state is becoming mo...
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Nov 15th, 2012
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The ANC will block the opposition’s attempt to have a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma debated in the National Assembly. The African National Congress’s parliamentary caucus met on Wednesday to discuss the proposed motion, ANC Chief Whip Mathole Motshekga said. “There...
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Oct 2nd, 2012
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By: Shain Germaner, EWN Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has been asked to probe reports that taxpayers will be footing a R203-million bill for renovations to President Jacob Zuma’s private home in Nkandla, KwaZulu-Natal. On Sunday, Democratic Alliance Parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko said...
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May 14th, 2012
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DA parliamentary leader says only reconciliation and redress will free us from fear and angst Recognising that racism exists is first step to realising reconciliation Note to editors: This is an extract of the speech that will be delivered today by DA Parliamentary Leader, Lindiwe Mazibuko MP at Stel...
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Apr 17th, 2012
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Khaya Dlanga I can’t help but think that I may have had something to do with the president’s latest wedding. Perhaps I should take responsibility to the taxpayers because you dear taxpayer will be maintaining the lifestyle of the president’s newest wife. You’re also paying for the lifestyle of his ot...
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Feb 9th, 2012
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Cape Town – President Jacob Zuma put the economy at the centre of his State of the Nation address on Thursday, and pledged to extend government’s infrastructure drive to stimulate growth and create jobs. Zuma claimed modest success midway through his term in office but conceded that unacc...
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Oct 28th, 2011
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South Africa’s main opposition party elected a black woman as its number two on Thursday, challenging the perception it is an all-white party that will never attract significant support away from the ruling ANC. Lindiwe Mazibuko, 31, the Democratic Alliance’s (DA) articulate chief spokesp...
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Sep 17th, 2011
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Johannesburg – The contents of International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane’s handbag are not up for discussion, her spokesperson said on Friday. “I can’t believe you are asking that,” Clayson Monyela said when asked why she recently refused to have her handba...
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Aug 2nd, 2011
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Cape Town – High-profile black women risk being labelled as tools of the white master if they try hold people to account, DA national spokesperson Lindiwe Mazibuko said on Tuesday. “The ongoing rhetoric in South Africa is that black females are doing someone else’s bidding, or actin...