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25 May 2019, Saturday

Man killed, two children injured in crash

25.5.2019

Sexwale: Ramaphosa's presidency a great promise for SA

Sexwale: Ramaphosa's presidency a great promise for SA

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Car accident claims another player’s life

TS Galaxy player Thembinkosi Mbamba dies, aged 23

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Zimbabwe's opposition MDC meets to elect leader

Zimbabwe's opposition MDC meets to elect leader

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#SAInauguration19 Ringo’s music gets boo’ed at Loftus

SAInauguration19 Ringo’s music gets boo’ed at Loftus

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TS Galaxy player dies in car accident

TS Galaxy player Thembinkosi Mbamba has died in a car accident.

😂😂😂😂😂😂✌🏻️khosi for life
Bayathakatha shame abantu be Kaizer Chiefs

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Sasol’s shares plunge 14.7% on major cost overruns in US

The group has installed a new leadership team to strengthen oversight at the US chemicals unit

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Festive mood as official programme for #PeoplesInauguration kicks off | IOL News

Guests and members of the public were in high spirits at Loftus Versfeld Stadium as the official programme of Cyril Ramaphosa's ...

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WATCH LIVE | Cyril Ramaphosa's presidential inauguration

WATCH LIVE | Cyril Ramaphosa's presidential inauguration

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Jacob Zuma opts not to attend Ramaphosa’s inauguration

Jacob Zuma opts not to attend Ramaphosa’s inauguration

Not needed vele
Why is he worried about his legal troubles if he's innocent ? 🤣🤣

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Ndebele meets Memphis style in Uxolo, Cape Town's newest apartment block

A contemporary micro-apartment project by Two Five Five Architects proves that small spaces can be practical and beautiful

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Presidential inauguration attendees began queuing as early as 1am

Presidential inauguration attendees began queuing as early as 1am

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DA snubs Cyril's 'jamboree', sends small delegation to presidential inauguration

The Democratic Alliance is sending a small delegation to President Cyril Ramaphosa’s inauguration in Pretoria on Saturday.

I thought the DA was concerned with the punt spent but did,not say they won't attend...
Uwoh khaume kanye kulondawo.... let us enjoy ourselves

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Doctored video of 'slurring' Pelosi goes viral

Doctored video of 'slurring' Pelosi goes viral

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#PeoplesInauguration: Malema warns Ramaphosa and Cabinet to respect constitution | IOL News

PeoplesInauguration: Malema warns Ramaphosa and Cabinet to respect constitution

Or headline could have fitted the picture like this 'EFF led by CIC take their seat at InInauguration '

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US judge blocks Mississippi 'heartbeat' abortion ban

The bill banning abortion where a heartbeat is detectable - from six weeks - was passed in March and was due to go into effect on July 1.

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MAX DU PREEZ: The bench and SA poorer after loss of this boerseun with integrity

Anton Steenkamp was a special human being and one of the very best Africans I ever came across

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Brad Pitt & Leonardo DiCaprio: Hollywood heartthrobs who push their limits

The stars were aligned for Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio to put their dashing good looks to use on big-budget films

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WATCH | This guy's proposal at The Soil's performance will give you the feels

The Soil helped a man propose to his girlfriend.

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Deaths of British, Irish climbers add to Everest toll: report

Deaths of British, Irish climbers add to Everest toll: report

what hell do people want up that mountain anyway

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Women in sport: The biggest stage awaits Noko

Women in sport: The biggest stage awaits Noko

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Ramaphosa’s road to inauguration

Ramaphosa’s road to Inauguration2019

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Race to replace May leaves Brexit in limbo

May's statement inevitably triggered the starting gun on a two-month contest to replace her.

The 4th Conservative PM to be chucked over Brexit. Boris will be the 5th

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I can't be the deputy president: Thuli Madonsela | IOL News

Former public protector Thuli Madonsela has explained why she believes that she could not be South Africa's next deputy president.

'I have not turned down the offer for the the position of deputy president. It is not legally possible for me to be the deputy president. The deputy president should be someone who was on the list for Parliament and I was not on that list,' Madonsela said.

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Race to replace Theresa May leaves Brexit in limbo

Conservative Party leadership contests are typically bloodthirsty affairs, with plot twists and betrayals.

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EDITORIAL: Huawei ban threatens global economy

An amicable solution to the trade dispute between China and the US is in almost everybody’s best interests

No wonder realDonaldTrump is heading to Japan to see if whether he took a rightful decision or not.

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SA’s biggest municipal union must restore trust after graft report

The report paints a bleak picture of Samwu’s internal systems and ability to handle its 160 000 members’ money

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The five labours of Cyril Ramaphosa

The five labours of Cyril Ramaphosa

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As we shakily place trust in new MPs, citizens must help keep them in check | IOL News

OPINION: As we shakily place trust in new MPs, citizens must help keep them in check. WeekendArgus rylandfisher

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#PeoplesInauguration: Focus on jobs, clean Cabinet, Mr President | IOL News

CyrilRamaphosa will have the task of appointing his Cabinet which some hope will help him in delivering on his mandate.

It will be a sad day if your hopes still remain shattered and not getting fulfilled. Remember it is yourself who said thru your vote we want this: If your Sufferings continues,it means you said so thru your vote,if you are lucky to get a 0.1% Of fulfillment of that,gud4you!

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Sexwale: Ramaphosa's presidency a great promise for SA

Sexwale: Ramaphosa's presidency a great promise for SA

So vele SEXWALE ke SEGWALE?
He said the same about Zuma

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Malaria back with a vengeance in crisis-hit Venezuela

Malaria back with a vengeance in crisis-hit Venezuela

It never rains but it pours. Poor Venezuelans just do not get a break do they?

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#AfricaDay: Trevor Noah compares Trump to 'Africa' | IOL Entertainment

As part of a panel discussion on the Daily Show, at the Future of Everything Festival, Noah added that while watching Trump ...

_Lifestyle Is he wrong?

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Two men killed in West Rand crash | IOL News

Two men killed in West Rand crash

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3 reasons why 'Keeping Up With The Fergusons' would totally be a hit!

Mzansi is ready for that reality show!

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3 reasons why 'Keeping Up With The Fergusons' would totally be a hit!

Mzansi is ready for that reality show!

No
Oh thr meme kid is a Ferguson... 😊

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Two men killed in West Rand car crash

Two men killed in West Rand car crash

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Pick a proper protector

Pick a proper protector

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Trump move to declassify Russia intel draws sharp criticism

President Donald Trump is defending his unprecedented decision to give his Justice Department chief unfettered access to the country's deepest foreign intelligence secrets

Congress ( Democrat’s and Republicans) need to move with speed to remove this man otherwise you are preparing another Hitler for the world and the world is ready to defeat America.

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Limpopo out in full force at presidential inauguration

As Pretoria’s Loftus Stadium was filling up for Saturday’s inauguration of President Cyril Ramaphosa, among the first to take their seats were people from his home province.

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Zimbabwe's opposition MDC meets to elect leader

Zimbabwe's opposition MDC meets to elect leader

dead MDC

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Loftus stadium in Pretoria gears up for presidential inauguration

Pretoria sports stadium is a hive of activity ahead of Cyril Ramaphosa's big day

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Plumb crazy! Judge lashes body corporate for opening litigation taps

Cape Town high court is the setting for murder trials, multimillion-rand damages claims ... and arguments about whether you should use plastic or copper in your plumbing.

Great stuff. Too powerful to make reasonable judgments

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Zimbabwe's opposition MDC meets to elect leader

But whether the youthful Chamisa can appeal to a broader audience as this crisis unfolds is unclear.

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Eskom CEO Phakamani Hadebe resigns

Phakamani Hadebe said he was stepping down for health reasons

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Hadebe resigns from Eskom citing ill health | Business | M&G

I formally disown Maritz
Is Pravin going to give him all his early pensions packages as he did with Pillay?

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The five labours of Cyril Ramaphosa

Around 100 rapes are recorded each day and a woman dies from domestic violence roughly every eight hours.

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Loftus stadium in Pretoria gears up for presidential inauguration

Pretoria sports stadium is a hive of activity ahead of Cyril Ramaphosa's big day

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Spotlight on Nompendulo Mkhatshwa: ANC MP at 26

Spotlight on Nompendulo Mkhatshwa: ANC MP at 26

Sellout

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Facebook figures five percent of accounts are fake

Facebook figures five percent of accounts are fake

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Pravin Gordhan to take public protector report on review

Busisiwe Mkhwebane instructed President Cyril Ramaphosa to take disciplinary action against Pravin Gordhan

PP CAPTURED should Instruct Her Instructors not to Instruct Her to Instruct as Instructions is only Instructions if it is an Instruction for The Instructors

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Small parties hire law firms to challenge IEC over poll 'irregularities'

Twelve political parties that contested the general elections on May 8 will take legal action against the Electoral Commission (IEC) regarding “irregularities” in the process.

They must do what tey want fact are loosers

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VIDEOS: #PeoplesInauguration hailed as a period of renewal | IOL News

The inauguration of president-elect Cyril Ramaphosa was described as a period of renewal and continuation of the 'new dawn' for all South Africans.

Looking for a post maybe ?

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Three more deaths on overcrowded Everest

Three more climbers have died on Everest, expedition organisers and officials said Friday, taking the toll from a deadly week on the overcrowded peak of the world's tallest mountain to seven.

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Pound wobbles following Mays' resignation

Pound wobbles following Mays' resignation

Good time for UK holiday?
End of May is now the beginning of June

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S&P Global Ratings keeps its position on SA unchanged

S&P kept the rand-denominated debt rating at BB+

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DJ Zinhle collaborates with American Swiss ahead of Africa Day

ERAbyDJZinhle has partnered with American Swiss.

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Hermione Cronje's prosecutors will target corruption big fish, not foot soldiers

The investigative directorate in the office of the NDPP will focus on those who have systematically and actively sought to corrupt government procurement systems and processes for private gain.

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Old Mutual CEO denies wrongdoing after suspension

Old Mutual suspends CEO citing 'breakdown in trust'

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WATCH: Zuma threatens to dish the dirt

WATCH: Zuma threatens to dish the dirt

Drumming up public support is not a good legal strategy. His ne legal team should have advise him so if they were competent enough 🤔
Please do it! Do one decent thing before you go into oblivion. Maybe history will leave a kind footnote in the recordal of your disastrous term as president.

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Atteridgeville pupils discharged after suspected food poisoning

He said a psycho social unit team was expected to visit the school on Friday to conduct counselling sessions.

Psycho unit team? Doesn't sound right...

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Abrahams confirms authorship of disputed NPA Zuma case letter

The former president’s lawyers believe the letter shows that Shaun Abrahams was concerned about potential undue political interference in the case against Jacob Zuma and Thales

Shaun the Sheep was concerned about anything that might assist him to botch the case against Accused Number One, from the moment he was dragged kicking and squealing to reluctantly sign a prosecution notice.
There was undue influence with a twist . Zuma was influencing the process thru Shaum Abrahams

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We do: Taiwan's gay newlyweds urge Asia to follow their lead

We do: Taiwan's gay newlyweds urge Asia to follow their lead

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Dumi Masilela’s friend Bongani determined to testify: I will fight for justice

He said he would stand up for justice and to prevent other families from going through the same thing.

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Standard Bank is willing to pay you to keep your money

Popular this week | Standard Bank is willing to pay you to keep your money

Oh wow... This is interesting... Standard bank has the highest fees .... It would be nice to get something back after all these years

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Zuma says he's forced to sell hats, socks to foot legal bill

Facing corruption charges for a case dating back to the 1990s, Zuma, 77, was in court this week seeking a permanent stay of prosecution.

Sell nkandla.
He can't sell his soul any more as there's nothing left to give

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New KZN deputy speaker raises eyebrows due to former murder charge

Top read this week | New KZN deputy speaker raises eyebrows due to former murder charge

What do we expect from a rotten stinking caricature of a party. Ramaposa is to busy basking to act. And never will.

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Pravin Gordhan acted improperly with early payout, finds public protector

'The allegation that minister Gordhan irregularly approved the early retirement of Mr Ivan Pillay with full retirement benefits … is substantiated.'

He must ignore the report and taie tge cabinet post just like mbaluha
His ousting long over due. Too much irregularities surrounding him. He must do the honourable and leave Parliament. S.Africans are tired of this man

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Kenya court refuses to decriminalise homosexuality

Kenya court refuses to decriminalise homosexuality

Referundum please, if the majority of the people dont want homosexuality they can then deport those affected to south africa, the gomora of the continent.
+and+ they repel each other.

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Disband ANC Youth League's NEC 'by next Friday', demands member

Mzwakhe Nkambule has, in a lawyer's letter to ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule, threatened that should the ANC fail to comply with his demand, he will resort to dragging the party to court.

A party at war with itself? Hhmmm
Ace is a spokesman for ANC not in charge of ANC's formations, we know the same Ace might influenced the dicision

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Jacob Zuma's fate to be decided in three months

ZumaTrial | The NPA has accused Zuma's legal team of unlawfully obtaining a letter between the state and the Hawks.

F times live
He had the spye tapes in the same way.What's new here?

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OP-ED: A response to Ronnie Kasrils’ response to me

OP-ED: A response to Ronnie Kasrils’ response to me By Jeremy Cronin

Kasrils wins the argument on the SACP being wrong to support Zuma. He loses it on SACP contesting 2019 elections. Cronin convinces me on the SACP's key role in propping up Ramaphosa leading up to Nasrec. A win for Cronin but it's stained by failure to loudly admit the Zuma error.

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National Arts Festival: Even if the wells run dry

The 45th iteration of the National Arts Festival, which runs this year from June 27 to July 7, has to contend with the effect of years of drought in the Eastern Cape.

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OP-ED: Called by G-d

OP-ED: Called by G-d By Chief Rabbi Warren Goldstein

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Editorial: Stop the rot in the African Union | Opinion | Editorials | M&G

EDITORIAL: How can the AU be expected to keep the continent in order when it cannot keep its own house in order?

By disbanding this entire organisation.

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Newsdeck: Old Mutual Suspends CEO Moyo Over `Breakdown in Trust’

Business Maverick: Old Mutual Suspends CEO Moyo Over `Breakdown in Trust' By Bloomberg

BEE is destined for the scrap heap..

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Water Wars, Makhanda Edition: A truce for Gift of the Givers but water woes continue for Makhanda

Water Wars, Makhanda Edition: A truce for Gift of the Givers but water woes continue for Makhanda By Carien Du Plessis carienduplessis

carienduplessis And Grahamstown National Arts Festival around the corner..will there be sufficient and clean water?

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Gordhan to institute 'immediate review' of findings by Public Protector

'Minister Gordhan takes issue with both the haste and the timing of the release of her report.'

BrianMbm1 This cabal gangster he must go to jail he brings government into disrepute he is cr17 criminal he must face the law pravin must fall 👎
BrianMbm1 When is the right time?

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Maverick Life: ML Selects: Nespresso adds Zimbabwean coffee to their capsule selection

Maverick Life: ML Selects: Nespresso adds Zimbabwean coffee to their capsule selection By Maverick Life Editors

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The Weekend Guide

For good vibes and an arts fix, don't miss this

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South Africa: Cannabis can create jobs and grow the economy new report argues

South Africa: Cannabis can create jobs and grow the economy new report argues By Karabo Mafolo

Morethan 35% of Eswatini GDP is generated from cannabis but they sell it in the south African population it means we have the best chance

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Tobacco institute warns against ‘rushed’ system for tracking illegal cigarettes

Tobacco institute warns against ‘rushed’ system for tracking illegal cigarettes

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Eskom’s CEO Phakamani Hadebe resigns saying 'unimaginable demands' of job put strain on his health

Eskom CEO Phakamani Hadebe has resigned from his position.

Of course... the money is nice, but as always zero results!!!!
Why do you resign after Pravin's matter

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Editorial: Nail the farm-flippers | Opinion | Editorials | M&G

EDITORIAL: For the sake of a nation desperate for hope, bring the thieves to book.

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Seats allocated for public attendance at Ramaphosa inauguration

The shuttles will start operating from 3am on Saturday.

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Deputy Prime Minister of Congo arrives in SA for Ramaphosa inauguration

Deputy Prime Minister of Congo arrives in SA for Ramaphosa inauguration

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‘Ugandans gradually falling in love with South African wines,’ says Ugandan businesswoman

‘Ugandans gradually falling in love with South African wines,’ says Ugandan businesswoman

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EFF, BLF call on Gordhan to step down

EFF, BLF call on Gordhan to step down

He must quickly leave his office because is the puppet of the imperialists
The 2 Stealing Organization

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Newsflash: NPA investigative directorate out for architects of corruption

Newsflash: NPA investigative directorate out for architects of corruption By Greg Nicolson gregnicolson

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Zuma says forced to sell socks to pay legal fees

'I have to sell hats, socks to pay for legal fees.'

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It will teach you and your followers next time to pull your socks up higher if you ever want to try gain the moral highground.

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Let’s slay some myths about identity politics | Opinion | M&G

Just because you choose to reject an identity you are born with, does not mean it is not there

No we have noted the resurfacing of spy tapes and Mbeki is panicking. Why r u all silent about this?

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