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Given Sigauqwe

    Zille’s tweets may hurt DA in 2019
    Zille’s tweets may hurt DA in 2019
    Senior black Democratic Alliance leaders have called for Helen Zille to be “dealt with decisively”, saying her now infamous colonialism tweets...
    Maimane: Our struggle is to fight the oppression of colonialism and apartheid
    Maimane: Our struggle is to fight the oppression of colonialism and apartheid
    Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane went into the heart of human rights abuses when he laid a wreath in the Sharpeville Human Rights Precinct...
    Eskom loses, loses again … and again
    Eskom loses, loses again … and again
    Eskom has launched an attack on the conduct of a respected retired judge after he ruled against them in an arbitration with one of its suppliers over...
    Jeppestown: Police stop and search after night of looting
    Jeppestown: Police stop and search after night of looting
    On Monday afternoon the police conducted stop and searches on foreign nationals and South Africans in residential areas near Jeppestown in an...
    #TshwaneUnrest: We are inherently anti-drugs, says Somalian shop owner
    #TshwaneUnrest: We are inherently anti-drugs, says Somalian shop owner
    From around 3am, residents of Atteridgeville took to the streets to demonstrate their discontent with the level of drugs, particularly nyaope, in...
    Outgoing MP Mudau: I was not sacked to make way for Molefe
    Outgoing MP Mudau: I was not sacked to make way for Molefe
    As Pravin Gordhan delivers his budget speech this afternoon, it is perhaps South African politics’ worst kept secret that President Jacob Zuma is...
    Ex-cons sjambok Jo'burg street clean
    Ex-cons sjambok Jo'burg street clean
    For years, Joe Slovo Drive (the M31) in Johannesburg has been the hunting ground of criminals who attack pedestrians and motorists with impunity....
    Malema: Motlanthe is the man to save the ANC
    Malema: Motlanthe is the man to save the ANC
    Speaking to the media for the first time since the Economic Freedom Fighters' forceful removal from Parliament during the State of the Nation...
    ​Jerry Springer-esque Parliament standoffs essential in strengthening democracy
    ​Jerry Springer-esque Parliament standoffs essential in strengthening democracy
    On the morning after Thursday night’s State of the Nation address my Uber driver remarked: “I am an ANC supporter. But someone needs to hold...
    15 notable quotes from the M&G's post-Sona analysis
    15 notable quotes from the M&G's post-Sona analysis
    Under the theme “The Year of Oliver Reginald Tambo: Unity in Action Together Moving South Africa Forward”, president Jacob Zuma delivered his...
    Patience and desperation in the social grant queue
    Patience and desperation in the social grant queue
    As uncertainty clouds the future payment of social grants, beneficiaries have described the process as a bureaucratic nightmare for not enough...