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Ben Maclennan

Ben Maclennan

    Shabangu: No nationalisation in my lifetime
    Shabangu: No nationalisation in my lifetime
    Susan Shabangu is still opposed to the nationalisation of mines even though the ANC is researching the issue.
    Professor who helped mom die arrives back in SA
    Professor who helped mom die arrives back in SA
    The academic arrested after helping his terminally ill mother to die in New Zealand has arrived back in South Africa.
    Athlone centre in the air, but so is stink
    Athlone centre in the air, but so is stink
    The site of Cape Town's Athlone power station can be turned into a vibrant commercial and residential area, but the stink will have to go
    'Crisis of legitimacy' behind govt's media crackdown
    'Crisis of legitimacy' behind govt's media crackdown
    Government's proposed media crackdown should be seen in the context of its own crisis of legitimacy, M&G editor Nic Dawes said on Tuesday.
    Taxi driver appears in court following horror crash
    Taxi driver appears in court following horror crash
    The driver of the taxi involved in last week's horrific Cape Flats level-crossing accident appeared briefly in a magistrate's court on Tuesday.
    Nationwide strike set to intensify
    Nationwide strike set to intensify
    The public servants' strike will step up a gear on Thursday, despite government's protestations that it doesn't have the cash for an improved offer.
    Still no xenophobia for Mthethwa
    Still no xenophobia for Mthethwa
    Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa insisted on Friday that the recent violence in the Western Cape was "so-called" rather than actual xenophobia.
    Fake email 'bears marks of ANC dirty tricks'
    Fake email 'bears marks of ANC dirty tricks'
    An "email" allegedly recording racial slurs by a senior official of the Western Cape provincial government is a fake, say forensic investigators.
    Transformation on the agenda at JSC sitting
    Transformation on the agenda at JSC sitting
    Transformation of the judiciary was again high on the agenda of the Judicial Service Commission as it began a marathon sitting in Cape Town on Monday.
    Maqubela widow out on R100 000 bail
    Maqubela widow out on R100 000 bail
    Thandi Maqubela, charged with the murder of her husband, acting judge Patrick Maqubela, was released on R100 000 bail on Thursday.
    ANC's Mthembu pleads guilty to drunken driving
    ANC's Mthembu pleads guilty to drunken driving
    African National Congress spokesperson Jackson Mthembu has been convicted of drunken driving following a plea agreement with prosecutors.