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Yasheera Rampersadh

Yasheera Rampersadh

    Justice dept rapped over the knuckles by MPs
    Justice dept rapped over the knuckles by MPs
    The justice department has been asked to get its house in order after it presented inaccurate statistics on child offenders to MPs on Wednesday....
    ANC ramps up coalition activity
    ANC ramps up coalition activity
    The African National Congress (ANC) has signed a coalition agreement with the Independent Civic Organisation of South Africa (Icosa) and an...
    Zuma: 'Only way to sort out problems is to vote ANC'
    Zuma: 'Only way to sort out problems is to vote ANC'
    The only way to solve the problems of housing and poverty in Cape Town is to vote for the ANC, party president Jacob Zuma told a crowd in Gugulethu...
    Cope: Shilowa faction to discuss way forward
    Cope: Shilowa faction to discuss way forward
    The Mbhazima Shilowa-aligned faction of the Congress of the People (Cope) will meet on Monday to discuss a way forward, the secretary general of...
    Youth wage subsidy won't work, says Cosatu
    Youth wage subsidy won't work, says Cosatu
    The proposed youth wage subsidy will not work unless the government realises unemployment is linked to education, the Congress of South African...
    Suspected foot-and-mouth in KZN
    Suspected foot-and-mouth in KZN
    A suspected outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease has occurred in northern KwaZulu-Natal, agriculture minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson said on...
    Shilowa to fight order barring him from Parliament
    Shilowa to fight order barring him from Parliament
    Congress of the People (Cope) co-founder Mbhazima Shilowa will challenge an interim order barring him from Parliament, his spokesperson said on...
    Pretoria says goodbye to monkey troop
    Pretoria says goodbye to monkey troop
    Facing extinction, vervet monkeys that have been a part of Pretoria since its establishment more than a century ago will no longer be seen roaming...
    Warders in court over violent prison deaths
    Warders in court over violent prison deaths
    Six warders from Krugersdorp Prison appeared in the town's magistrate's court on Monday in connection with the deaths of three inmates over the...
    C-Max escapee has luck of the devil, say cops
    C-Max escapee has luck of the devil, say cops
    Police on Friday said that the man who escaped from the high-security C-Max prison in Pretoria on the weekend has "the luck of the devil".
    Mbeki: Africa must not revert to conflict
    Mbeki: Africa must not revert to conflict
    African leaders must ensure that countries dealing with conflict resolution do not slip back into conflict, President Thabo Mbeki said on Tuesday....
    Jordaan calms fears over World Cup
    Jordaan calms fears over World Cup
    South Africa would be able to safeguard every person coming to the 2010 Soccer World Cup, the chief executive of the local organising committee,...