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​‘Presidential’ Radebe saves ANC coalition with AIC

Both parties have agreed to set timelines for the introduction of provincial legislature Bills to amend the border after the next meeting on March 15.

Broken promise threatens ANC’s hold on Ekurhuleni, Rustenburg

An abandoned agreement could spell doom for the AIC and ruling party coalition.

A tiny party throws the ANC a bone during post-election coalition bartering

The little-known AIC helps the ruling party clinch Ekurhuleni and Rustenberg — and the price rectifies the decade-old Matatiele boundary dispute.

AIC or ANC? Unknown party to win Parliament seats

The relatively unknown AIC, a party with a name and logo "reminiscent" to the ANC, has leapt ahead of Agang SA to gain two seats in Parliament.

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Sounding the alarm on shack fire losses

A tech solution to fires in informal settlements comes with insurance that pays out the victims of these blazes

How smuggled gold destined for Dubai or Singapore has links to France and Mali

Three Malagasy citizens were apprehended at OR Tambo International airport, but now the trail is found to connect to France and Mali

Zuma, Zondo play the waiting game

The former president says he will talk once the courts have ruled, but the head of the state capture inquiry appears resigned to letting the clock run out as the commission's deadline nears

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