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The ANCYL is also demanding that the Democratic Alliance (DA) must deal with alleged racist members in their organisation.

N Cape ANCYL marches against racism and unemployment

Friday 12 February 2016 19:26

Members of the African National Congress’s Youth League in the Northern Cape marched against racism and high unemployment figures in the province.

N Cape ANCYL marches against racism and unemployment

Friday 12 February 2016 19:26

Members of the African National Congress’s Youth League in the Northern Cape marched against racism and high unemployment figures in the province.

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Zuma says asking Gupta's to leave SA is xenophobic

Friday 12 February 2016 18:14

President Jacob Zuma has scorned at suggestions that the Gupta family must leave the country.

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SONA 2016 trends massively online

Friday 12 February 2016 14:33

President Jacob Zuma made his address to the nation on Thursday night, and the event dominated conversations online with mentions of the red carpet and the unruly opposition.

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I never refused to pay back money: Zuma

Friday 12 February 2016 12:45

President Jacob Zuma says he never refused to pay back money spent on non-security upgrades at his private residence in Nkandla.

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Simelane family losing hope over successful prosecution

Friday 12 February 2016 12:27

The family of the late anti-apartheid activist, Nokuthula Simelane, says it is not entirely confident that those involved in her murder 33 years ago will be successfully prosecuted.

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Gwede Mantashe slams EFF, COPE

Friday 12 February 2016 10:05

ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe said that if they choose not to represent their constituency, it is a choice they have made, both the EFF and COPE.

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Lily mine rescue mission getting risky: Amcu

Friday 12 February 2016 09:29

President of trade union AMCU, Joseph Mathunjwa, says the mission to rescue three Lily Gold Mine staff members who have been trapped in a container since last Friday is becoming risky.

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Zuma slams 'disruptive behaviour' in Parliament

Friday 12 February 2016 08:55

President Jacob Zuma says disruptions in Parliament during joint sittings are becoming a worrying trend that needs to be addressed with a sense of urgency.

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Nkwinti admits to 'hiccups' on land redistribution process

Friday 12 February 2016 07:10

President Jacob Zuma announced that land claims now stand at 120 000 and said government has re-opened land claims for those who missed the 1998 deadline.

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Not enough said about drought at SONA: ACDP

Friday 12 February 2016 06:25

During SONA President Zuma mentioned that the drought had affected five provinces and that government is providing relief, however Steve Swart says this is just not good enough.

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