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Johannesburg – A total of 8651 candidates from 45 political parties are standing for the general elections, the Electoral Commission of SA (IEC) said on Friday. “This is slightly fewer than the 9117 candidates who appeared on the final lists for the 2009 election,” spokeswoman Kate Bapela said ...
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  Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has criticised the planned enrolment of 290 students at two new universities. The two new universities, in Mpumalanga and the Northern Cape, are set to begin operations next year. “It is no secret that the worsening situation of unempl...
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Sep 25th, 2012
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By Nthambeleni Gabara South African cultures have influenced each other even at a time when racial domination was scarring the country’s landscape, says Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe. Addressing hundreds of South Africans gathered at the main national Heritage Day celebrations at the Danie Kuys ...
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Sep 10th, 2012
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President Jacob Zuma has called on “politicians” to resist the temptation to “hijack” labour disputes for their own purposes. In a lecture delivered in Kimberley in the Northern Cape at the weekend, Zuma spoke about attempts to restore peace at Lonmin’s platinum mine in ...
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May 27th, 2012
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The bodies of 10 illegal diamond miners were pulled from a disused mine in South Africa’s Northern Cape province, diamond giant De Beers said late on Saturday. De Beers officials have been at the site since Tuesday after a tunnel collapsed in an area where the diamond producer had stopped minin...
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Aug 26th, 2011
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Johannesburg – President Jacob Zuma’s “smart power” and ousted president Thabo Mbeki’s “hypersensitivity” were described in US diplomatic cables released by WikiLeaks this week, according to reports on Friday. Zuma, who became president in 2009, was described...
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May 7th, 2011
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Kimberley – Citizens cannot complain about the lack of service delivery while watering the lawn in front of an RDP house, ANC Youth League President Julius Malema said on Saturday. “When protesting they burn tyres on a tar road but they complain no delivery,” Malema told thousands o...