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Numsa has resisted Cosatu's call arguing that it must get a new mandate from its ranks and file to reverse the union's December 2013 resolutions.
Numsa has resisted Cosatu's call arguing that it must get a new mandate from its ranks and file to reverse the union's December 2013 resolutions.

Numsa's future hangs in the balance

Thursday 23 October 2014 17:06

The future of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) hangs in the balance.

Numsa's future hangs in the balance

Thursday 23 October 2014 17:06

The future of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) hangs in the balance.

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"I was attending to a bully" - Julius Malema

Thursday 23 October 2014 16:56

Advocacy group, AfriForum, has made public a CCTV footage of Julius Malema allegedly assaulting an Afrikaner man while queuing to buy food.

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E Cape premier hosts stakeholders, public in engagement session

Thursday 23 October 2014 10:02

Eastern Cape Premier Phumulo Masualle is hosting vice chancellors, the public and public entities in East London in the Stakeholders' Engagement Session marking the end of his 100 days in office.

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Cosatu to resume discussions on Numsa expulsion

Thursday 23 October 2014 05:39

Cosatu CEC is on Thursday expected to resume its discussions on whether it should expel Numsa.

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Ngaka Modiri municipal manager suspended

Thursday 23 October 2014 00:05

The municipal manager of the beleaguered Ngaka Modiri-Molema District Municipality in Mahikeng, Mokgele Mojaki, has been suspended.

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ANC warns against Cosatu leadership discussions

Wednesday 22 October 2014 18:06

The ANC task team mediating rifts within Cosatu has warned against holding a Special National Congress while the federation's planned congress is months away.

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Govt urges active citizenry to fight corruption

Wednesday 22 October 2014 14:42

To improve service delivery and fight and prevent corruption in both public and private sectors, government’s anti -corruption task team has managed to probe 169 criminal cases.

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Colleague of slain ANC member to continue testifying

Wednesday 22 October 2014 11:59

A colleague of the slain African National Congress (ANC) secretary in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda district, David Chika, is expected to continue giving evidence in the North West High Court.

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UDM requests Parliament to investigate Mbete

Wednesday 22 October 2014 11:51

United Democratic Movement leader Bantu Holomisa has formally requested Parliament's Joint Ethics and Members Interest Committee to investigate National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete.

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EFF disruption in Parliament took everyone by surprise: Steunhuisen

Wednesday 22 October 2014 05:46

DA Chief Whip John Steunhuisen says the chaos that erupted during President Jacob Zuma's oral reply session two months ago took almost everyone in parliament by surprise.

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