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Lucky Montana has reportedly agreed to comply with the Public Protector’s findings on Prasa
Pressure mounts on Montana to face charges

Wednesday 26 August 2015 12:15

COPE says it will push to have former Prasa CEO, Lucky Montana, subjected to a high-level investigation by the Hawks.

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COPE to debate coalitions for local government elections

Saturday 22 August 2015 19:17

Congress of the People (COPE) says it will debate ways of collaborating with other opposition parties to win votes in next year's local government elections.

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Opposition parties taking Nkandla matter to court

Friday 7 August 2015 15:40

Opposition parties in Parliament say it's highly likely that they will take the Nkandla matter to court.

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Judgment reserved in Mbete's 'fit to hold position' case

Thursday 6 August 2015 20:40

Parliamentary Speaker Baleka Mbete's fate was the topic of three days of argument in the Western Cape High Court this week.

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COPE lays fraud charges against former SABC chair

Wednesday 29 July 2015 20:42

Congress of People (COPE) has laid fraud charges against former South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) Chair Ellen Tshabalala at Brixton Police Station in Johannesburg.

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COPE says it has recorded 105 complaints against Sassa.
COPE opens fraud case against Sassa

Monday 27 July 2015 20:25

COPE has opened a case of fraud against Social Development officials in Kwa-Mhanga Police Station in Mpumalanga.

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COPE says unemployed youth with no criminal records should be the first priority when it comes to employment opportunities.
COPE cautions against govt bid to employ ex-offenders

Saturday 25 July 2015 14:08

Congress of the People (COPE) says the Department Correctional Services is setting a dangerous precedent by encouraging the employment of ex-offenders while many young people have no jobs.

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The rhetoric in parliament has altered since the EFF’s arrival.
Is EFF the new COPE?

Saturday 25 July 2015 07:31

SABC News Research & Policy Analysis researcher Lennox Ralebona writes that the EFF has its priorities listed in black and white.

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Police Minister to brief Parliament committee on Nkandla

Tuesday 21 July 2015 07:00

Police Minister Nathi Nhleko will brief Parliament's Adhoc Committee on Nkandla at the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Legislature in Pietermaritzburg on Tuesday.

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COPE lays charges against Prasa’s Montana, Mthimkhulu

Monday 20 July 2015 15:57

COPE has laid criminal charges against former Prasa CEO Lucky Montana and suspended head of engineering Daniel Mthimkhulu.

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Political parties react to SABC CEO’s appointment

Wednesday 1 July 2015 20:49

Political parties have reacted to SABC CEO’s appointment. Matlala is filling a position that was left vacant for more than a year by Lulama Mokhobo who resigned from the position.

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Omar Al-Bashir slipped out of South Africa, despite an interim court order prohibiting him to do so.
Govt to brief media on al-Bashir matter

Thursday 25 June 2015 07:30

Government is expected to address the media and file an affidavit on Thursday explaining how Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir was allowed to leave the country.

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COPE prepared to collaborate with other parties: Lekota

Sunday 14 June 2015 20:13

Congress of the People (COPE) leader Mosioua Lekota wants to reposition the party into a major player in local politics.

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DA, FF+ to attend Nkandla ad hoc committee

Thursday 4 June 2015 18:51

The DA and the Freedom Front Plus say they will attend at least the first meeting of Parliament's third ad hoc committee on Nkandla.

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Danny Jordaan to be sworn in as Mandela Bay mayor

Thursday 28 May 2015 08:00

South African Football Association (SAFA) boss Danny Jordaan is expected to be elected and sworn in as the new executive mayor of the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro on Thursday.

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Joburg residents await budget for 2015/16

Tuesday 26 May 2015 05:55

Residents of Johannesburg will hear on Tuesday how much more they will be paying for electricity, water and sanitation, refuse removal and property rates from the 1st of July.  

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Taung mayor in hot water over excessive spending

Tuesday 12 May 2015 05:33

Greater Taung Local Municipality in the North West is under fire over the alleged misappropriation of public funds, after Mayor Kaone Lobelo purchased a luxurious car at the cost of a million rand.

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Opposition parties in bid to remove Mbete

Sunday 10 May 2015 15:51

Agang's acting leader, Andries Tlouamma, has called for political realignment to ensure that opposition parties work together effectively.

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EC loses two civic leaders

Tuesday 5 May 2015 20:26

Eastern Cape premier, Phumulo Masualle has joined scores of people in mourning the passing on of two civic leaders in the province.

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DA leader Helen Zille announced on Sunday that she will not be standing for re-election as party leader .
COPE congratulates DA leader

Sunday 12 April 2015 19:15

COPE has congratulated Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille for realising that it is time for her to step down.  

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