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Mashadi Kekana

Mashadi Kekana

    Comeback king: Gordhan willing to serve in Cabinet for another year
    Comeback king: Gordhan willing to serve in Cabinet for another year
    Amid speculation of a Cabinet reshuffle, former finance minister Pravin Gordhan says he is willing to serve in Cabinet for a year.
    Ramaphosa makes headlines across the world
    Ramaphosa makes headlines across the world
    News of the election of the new president of South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa has made its way across different publications. How did some of the...
    DEVELOPING: Zuma — 'What is it that I have done?'
    DEVELOPING: Zuma — 'What is it that I have done?'
    President Jacob Zuma has spoken out for the first time since the State of the Nation address was postponed last Thursday and since the...
    Felicia and my hair epiphany
    Felicia and my hair epiphany
    I was around six or seven years old and watching TV with my mom when the Felicia Mabuza-Suttle show came on. I remember wondering who her guest was...
    DA to go ahead with motion of no confidence in De Lille without the ANC
    DA to go ahead with motion of no confidence in De Lille without the ANC
    The Democratic Alliance’s (DA) federal executive has authorised a motion of no confidence in Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille, the party announced...
    Varsities scrap registration fees for NSFAS students, a few accept walk-in applicants
    Varsities scrap registration fees for NSFAS students, a few accept walk-in applicants
    Some universities are accepting students walking in to register and have scrapped registration fees after a Monday meeting between the...
    Apartheid’s grim hostels still home to generations of women
    Apartheid’s grim hostels still home to generations of women
    As you approach the back of the hostel building from Richard Baloyi Street (formerly Hofmeyer Street) in Alexandra, Johannesburg, you are ambushed...
    Slice of Life: If at first you don’t succeed
    Slice of Life: If at first you don’t succeed
    I’ve been working on getting my degree in accounting sciences at Wits for six years now. This degree was only supposed to take me three years....
    You should eat your words
    You should eat your words
    "You’ve gained SO much weight, girl! You’re fat now and it’s not a good look, hey.”
    SABC strikers wage battle on two fronts – in the boardroom and on the streets
    SABC strikers wage battle on two fronts – in the boardroom and on the streets
    SABC staff have been protesting outside the SABC since this morning. While one group continues to picket in the street outside the broadcasters’...
    Spy and police watchdogs investigate #FeesMustFall funding from secret service
    Spy and police watchdogs investigate #FeesMustFall funding from secret service
    The Inspector General of Intelligence (IGI) and the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) is investigating if money from a secret...
    Mbeki: ANC is on the brink of “extinction”
    Mbeki: ANC is on the brink of “extinction”
    In a bold speech to honour the memory of OR Tambo, former president Thabo Mbeki delivered a fiery criticism of the ANC, saying the party has failed...