Polokwane

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Apr 23rd, 2013
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Polokwane – Expelled ANC Youth League president Julius Malema arrived at the Limpopo High Court in Polokwane on Tuesday morning to face charges of fraud, corruption, money-laundering, and racketeering. Malema is accused of having made nearly R4m from corrupt activities. He is out on R10 000 bai...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 9th, 2013
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Johannesburg – The curators of the estate of expelled ANC Youth League president Julius Malema said his contempt of court case was taken off the roll on Tuesday to allow for further investigations, the SABC reported. The case could be re-enrolled later, according to the report. Malema had been ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 14th, 2013
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Julius Malema, the rabble-rousing former ANC youth league leader who was expelled from the party, is said to be facing bankruptcy over back taxes owed to South Africa’s revenue authority. Mr Malema is prepared to pay just a quarter of the R16m (£1.14 million) in taxes and penalties owed to the ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 30th, 2012
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The matter against former ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema and his co-accused was postponed until next year by the High Court in Polokwane on Friday. The case was postponed to 23 April 2013. Charges of racketeering have been added onto the initial charge he faced of money-laundering, the court h...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 23rd, 2012
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The way in which the ANC elects its president is deeply flawed, is skewed towards churning out poor quality leaders and turns members and supporters into frustrated and impotent bystanders. Firstly, the 4500 voting delegates that will vote for the ANC president at the party’s upcoming December 2012 n...
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Oct 12th, 2012
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The funny thing about the Mangaung leadership race is that Jacob Zuma’s supporters do not deny his failures and weaknesses. They joke about them, play them down or explain why he needs greater support. There is a litany of reasons why Zuma has turned out to be a bad president – one explanation is tha...
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Oct 7th, 2012
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Olwethu Sipuka on why the ANC president should not make it through to a second term   JZ – Through the eye of the needle Having grown up in Mdantsane in the 1980′s, I am part of a generation that grew up listening to stories such as the jackal and wolf which were told to […]...
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May 4th, 2012
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Soccer City in Johannesburg will hold the opening game and final of next year’s African Nations Cup finals, the South African sports minister Fikile Mbalula said on Friday as all the host cities were announced. The rest of the 16-team tournament will be played in Durban, Nelspruit, Port Elizabe...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 22nd, 2012
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Johannesburg – Suspended ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema has been served with a tax bill of more than R10 million. At the same time, Malema hit out at his detractors, saying they have “unleashed all state agencies against me because they want to silence me”. Speaking outside his house in ...
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Jan 8th, 2012
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Johannesburg – Police are investigating new charges of corruption, fraud and theft against Julius Malema – this time relating to the “sale” of a plot in 2007. A former “friend” of Malema, businessman Matane Mphahlele, has now turned against the beleaguered ANC Youth League lea...