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President Jacob Zuma has 45 days to repay the R7.8 million after the court ratifies the Treasury’s report.

'Lack of accountability, corruption at heart of Nkandla saga'

Tuesday 28 June 2016 12:00

Political Analyst Somadoda Fikeni says corruption and a lack of accountability are largely responsible for issues such as the Nkandla saga.

'Lack of accountability, corruption at heart of Nkandla saga'

Tuesday 28 June 2016 12:00

Political Analyst Somadoda Fikeni says corruption and a lack of accountability are largely responsible for issues such as the Nkandla saga.

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African exporters face choppy waters in the wake of Brexit

Monday 27 June 2016 07:13

For emerging markets heavily reliant on commodity exports, Brexit could not have come at a more worrisome time.

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Britain votes to leave the EU

Saturday 25 June 2016 07:55

Britain has voted to leave the European Union,this is having an immediate effect on markets.

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Brexit is on: Britain votes to leave the EU – experts respond

Friday 24 June 2016 11:06

The United Kingdom has voted in a referendum to leave the European Union.

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Political violence in SA points to rising tensions in the ANC

Thursday 23 June 2016 07:36

Protesters allied to ANC have been on a rampage following a fallout over the party’s choice of a mayoral candidate for the Tshwane metropole, which includes the administrative capital Pretoria.

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Municipalities face financial crunch after August elections

Wednesday 22 June 2016 21:11

In the run up to the local government elections many municipalities are going the extra mile to spruce residential areas up.  

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Hate speech raises its ugly voice as Kenya drifts into election mode

Wednesday 22 June 2016 07:47

The history of hate speech and incitement to violence in Kenya is a long, widespread and unhappy one.

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Russian athletes must refuse to become “neutrals”

Tuesday 21 June 2016 08:28

The International Associations of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has dealt a major blow to the athletes of Russia in the lead-up to the Summer Olympics in Rio, Brazil, later this year.

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ANC needs to address factionalism within municipalities: Analyst

Monday 20 June 2016 10:34

Political Analyst Somadoda Fikeni says the African National Congress has a difficult task of addressing issues of factionalism so that it does not lose ground within municipalities.

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When broad-based support bites

Sunday 19 June 2016 08:20

The local government elections system is designed to ensure direct accountability of representatives while ensuring that smaller interest groups can also be included.

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