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President Jacob Zuma says the country has made dramatic progress in the fight against HIV/Aids.
President Jacob Zuma says the country has made dramatic progress in the fight against HIV/Aids.

SA to reach UN millennium target: Zuma

Friday 19 December 2014 14:12

South Africa is on track to achieve most of the United Nations millennium development goals (MDGs) by the 2015 deadline, President  Jacob Zuma said on Friday.

SA to reach UN millennium target: Zuma

Friday 19 December 2014 14:12

South Africa is on track to achieve most of the United Nations millennium development goals (MDGs) by the 2015 deadline, President  Jacob Zuma said on Friday.

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Agang asks ConCourt for secret Zuma vote

Friday 19 December 2014 09:06

Agang SA on Thursday filed papers in the Constitutional Court asking that a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma be voted on by way of secret ballot, the party said.

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EFF looks to court to stop Parliament sanctions

Friday 19 December 2014 05:45

The matter between Parliament and 20 Economic Freedom Fighter Members of Parliament will be heard in the Western Cape High Court on Friday morning.

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Judgment in DA/Motsoeneng saga reserved

Thursday 18 December 2014 14:52

Judgment has been reserved in the DA's urgent application for SABC COO, Hlaudi Motsoeneng, to be suspended pending the outcome of his application to appeal against a High court ruling.

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Expert gives clarity on land reform processes

Thursday 18 December 2014 11:45

University of South Africa’s (Unisa) Department of Political Science Professor Dirk Kotze says land grabs are not part of the stated national policy of any political party.

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AfriForum to lay charges against Malema

Wednesday 17 December 2014 12:52

Civil Rights organisation AfriForum says Economic Freedom Fighter leader Julius Malema's call to his supporters to occupy land countrywide constitutes criminality.

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The will of the people important in democratic system: Mpofu

Wednesday 17 December 2014 12:17

Newly-elected Economic Freedom Fighters chairperson, Advocate Dali Mpofu, says what is important in a democratic system is the will of the people.

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Presidency lashes at Zille Sars allegations

Wednesday 17 December 2014 08:23

The Presidency has criticised allegations made by Democratic Alliance (DA) leader, Helen Zille, linking the President to the suspension of staff in the SA Revenue Service (Sars).

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EFF reiterates ‘land grab’ call

Wednesday 17 December 2014 05:17

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has encouraged people to occupy vacant land.

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Zille links Zuma to SARS staff suspension

Tuesday 16 December 2014 20:35

The Presidency has strongly criticised allegations made by Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille, linking the President to the suspension of staff in the SA Revenue Service.

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