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Gabi Falanga

Gabi Falanga

    Police minister yet to start on Nkandla matter
    Police minister yet to start on Nkandla matter
    Police Minister Nathi Nhleko has not yet started determining whether President Jacob Zuma should pay back part of the money spent upgrading his...
    Marikana: Surrender spelt death at 'scene two'
    Marikana: Surrender spelt death at 'scene two'
    "He kept saying, 'let us surrender', when another shot hit him in the stomach … Another miner then raised his hands in surrender and was...
    Zuma tells Parliament he is satisfied with NDPP processes
    Zuma tells Parliament he is satisfied with NDPP processes
    President Jacob Zuma told Parliament on Thursday that he was satisfied that the proper processes were followed in the appointment of the national director of public prosecutions (NDPP). ...
    Parliament suspended after EFF becomes rowdy
    Parliament suspended after EFF becomes rowdy
    The National Assembly had to be temporarily suspended after Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) members demanded that President Jacob Zuma pay back...
    Lonmin objects to questions on worker housing
    Lonmin objects to questions on worker housing
    Lonmin has objected to a submission that its witnesses be subjected to questioning on phase two issues, predominantly relating to housing, at the...
    Marikana miner describes brutal police treatment
    Marikana miner describes brutal police treatment
    A miner has described in chilling detail how police shot at surrendering strikers at what has become known as scene two...
    Miners tell 'McCyril' to voetsek
    Miners tell 'McCyril' to voetsek
    Back in the dark days of apartheid South Africa in the early 1980s when Cyril Ramaphosa founded the powerful National Union of Mineworkers, he was...
    Marikana: 'Prosecute all those responsible'
    Marikana: 'Prosecute all those responsible'
    Mzoxolo Magidiwana plays with his crutch absent-mindedly while he talks. It's not the fact that he can't walk well that bothers him. "There's...
    Grief overflows at Marikana commission
    Grief overflows at Marikana commission
    The Farlam commission of inquiry reached a state of extreme distress this week. Family members fainted and wailed as they were invited to remember...
    Grief as Marikana victims remembered
    Grief as Marikana victims remembered
    The Farlam commission reached a state of extreme distress on Wednesday. Family members fainted and wailed as they each got a turn to remember their...
    Mpofu: Ramaphosa should be charged for his part in Marikana
    Mpofu: Ramaphosa should be charged for his part in Marikana
    Advocate Dali Mpofu said on Tuesday that the responsibility of Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa for the events at Marikana in 2012 extends to...
    Ramaphosa: I did not prescribe how police should act
    Ramaphosa: I did not prescribe how police should act
    Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has described numerous phone calls and emails made between himself, Cabinet ministers and Lonmin management in...