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South Africa's Leader of the Opposition, Mmusi Maimane, did not hold back in his verbal attack on President Jacob Zuma in Parliament today, saying...
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South African hostage Pierre Korkie, who was tragically killed in Yemen this weekend, was due to have been released today in time to spend...
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My dear Oscar, Your freedom of access to newspaper articles and the internet doubtless leaves you somewhat bemused by your precipitous fall from grace in...
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It has been announced today that missing South African Shaun Michael Beukes has tragically passed away. He was only 34. (This article has been...
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Tonight's State of the Nation Address will be remembered for unfortunately being more like a circus than a parliamentary gathering. Many called it a "joke"...
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An urgent petition to halt mining plans that could threaten the rhinos in the Hluhluwe-iMfolozi park has been set up on Avaaz, the online...
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As March 2020 approaches, when SA 'Expat Tax' is due to be implemented, we've been inundated with questions from South Africans working abroad. Here...