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  • A thick cloud of oppression is brewing over Zambia

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    As the August 2021 elections loom, activists fear a renewed crack down on human rights

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  • 25 June 2021

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  • Q&A Sessions: Judge Navi Pillay, a woman of many firsts

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    Judge Navi Pillay talks to Athandiwe Saba about being the daughter of a bus driver, a little girl who swore at school, and the pressure of being a leading woman in the world while being a mother at home

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  • The trouble with clamouring for the Constitutional Court to rule on Zuma

    Despite the public interest in the ruling, the commission’s deadline has become irrelevant as it abandoned hope of forcing the former president to testify

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  • KZN education ‘capture’ claims against Morar persist

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    Whistleblower says more tender procedures have been bypassed in favour of connected auditor

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  • Allies warned Ace against taking his party to court

    Magashule is expected to argue that the step-aside rule 25.7 is unconstitutional and unlawful

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  • Section 25: ANC snubs EFF after negotiations impasse

    The ANC is searching for alternatives to end months of negotiations with the EFF on the land question

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  • Khaya Sithole: ‘Sarafina’ doesn’t have ‘Friends’

    Unlike in the United States, the way actors in South Africa are treated borders on exploitation

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  • Missing: 10 babies, 1 iPad, and my jab

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    The decuplets were a fiction, and Ramaphosa’s iPad wasn’t stolen after all. Paddy Harper’s vaccine, however, is still MIA, but he’s feeling hopeful he’ll get one soon

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  • Ramaphosa faction broke rules to target Magashule, Mpofu argues

    Even noble intent could not rescue the step-aside rule, counsel for the suspended secretary general told the Johannesburg high court, but in fact there was only factionalism

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