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Pearlie Joubert

Pearlie Joubert

    ANC interference prompts Pikoli sacking
    ANC interference prompts Pikoli sacking
    The former head of the National Prosecuting Authority, advocate Vusi Pikoli, finds himself unemployed again because of political interference.
    Fury over traditional system
    Fury over traditional system
    Submissions to Parliament have mostly requested that the Black Authorities Act be repealed.
    Hell's kitchen
    Hell's kitchen
    It started as a jolly dinner party but turned into an uncomfortable night when a guest crossed the line, writes Pearlie Joubert.
    Axe hovers over W Cape ANC
    Axe hovers over W Cape ANC
    An ANC report says infighting and internal racial divisions drove away the coloured vote, reports Pearlie Joubert.
    Ronnie Kasrils: Bring it to light
    Ronnie Kasrils: Bring it to light
    The former intelligence minister has hit out at what he calls the “sorry saga of leaks” and “political conspiracies dominating the public discourse".
    Zille's 'sex pest' safety minister
    Zille's 'sex pest' safety minister
    All four women who laid charges against Max -- two of them senior police officers -- worked with him.
    Cape Town takes down tents as storm clouds gather
    Cape Town takes down tents as storm clouds gather
    With a winter storm due this weekend, the City of Cape Town has started dismantling the last tents still housing displaced foreign nationals.
    Return of the white men
    Return of the white men
    Helen Zille, who took her oath of office amid loud cheers, came into the legislature with 15 white men, four coloureds and two Africans.
    Sixty and single-minded
    Sixty and single-minded
    Pearlie Joubert accompanies Selina Bezuidenhout, one of our Mzansi voters, to the polls.
    Western Cape does the Zille swing
    Western Cape does the Zille swing
    Like a wayward child, the Western Cape is the only province in South Africa not to dance in step with Umshini Wami
    ANC fuming after 14 voting stations close early
    ANC fuming after 14 voting stations close early
    The ANC in Cape Town cried foul after at least 14 polling stations were closed down because there was no electricity.