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The DA has a new female chairperson in the Eastern Cape.
The DA has a new female chairperson in the Eastern Cape.

New E Cape DA chair impressed by party’s growth

Saturday 1 November 2014 14:25

Newly-elected Eastern Cape Democratic Alliance Chairperson Veliswa Mvenya says she is impressed by the immense growth her party has achieved.

New E Cape DA chair impressed by party’s growth

Saturday 1 November 2014 14:25

Newly-elected Eastern Cape Democratic Alliance Chairperson Veliswa Mvenya says she is impressed by the immense growth her party has achieved.

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Mulaudzi was honoured when he was alive: Malema

Saturday 1 November 2014 14:21

EFF leader Julius Malema has rejected some athletes' remarks that government failed to honour the late athlete Mbulaeni Mulaudzi when he was still alive.

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Ramaphosa back from Sudan visit

Saturday 1 November 2014 11:18

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa arrived back in South Africa on Friday after his visit to four African countries, the presidency said.

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Trollip elected DA Eastern Cape leader again

Saturday 1 November 2014 06:43

Democratic Alliance (DA) Eastern Cape leader,Athol Trollip has retained his position at the party's two-day elective conference in Jeffrey's Bay.

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Nkandla ad-hoc committee clears Zuma of any wrongdoing

Friday 31 October 2014 20:14

The committee's final report will be handed over to the National Assembly.

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Numsa taking Cosatu to court

Friday 31 October 2014 20:05

National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa has taken Congress of South African Trade Union to court again

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MDC elective conference begins

Friday 31 October 2014 19:34

Zimbabwe's main opposition party the Movement for Democratic Change kicked off its elective Congress on Friday.

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14 candidates shortlisted for top IEC job

Friday 31 October 2014 19:02

The Office of the Chief Justice says 14 candidates have been short-listed to be interviewed for the position of electoral commissioner.

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Vavi labels SA health system an economic apartheid

Friday 31 October 2014 09:50

Cosatu General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi has described South Africa's current health system as an economic apartheid

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Shivhambu facing charge of misconduct over middle finger gesture

Friday 31 October 2014 06:33

EFF Chief Whip, Floyd Shivhambu, is facing a new charge of misconduct over a gesture he made to Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa in Parliament.

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