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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.

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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Battle for Cosatu gets underway

Tuesday 21 October 2014 20:49

The 2.2 million member strong trade union's three-day Central Executive Committee has been described by some as a make-or-break committee.

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OR Tambo was a unique political leader: Qhoboshiyane

Tuesday 21 October 2014 20:42

Mlibo Qhoboshiyane has described the late former ANC OR Tambo as a unique political leader and a prophet.

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Pan African Parliament's powers under review

Tuesday 21 October 2014 20:10

The revised protocol on the legislative powers of the Pan African Parliament has been sharply criticized by a number of member states during a sitting of the Pan African Parliament in Midrand.

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Fleurhof military veterans receive houses

Tuesday 21 October 2014 07:05

It was joy all-round as three elderly military veterans received fully furnished houses in Fleurhof, Johannesburg on Monday.

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Numsa to fight ousting from Cosatu

Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:36

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has vowed to fight any attempt to oust it from the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu).

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