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Declaring agriculture a ‘compulsory’ subject smacks of desperate political posturing

Zuma: They must not provoke me

The former president says he is no longer constrained from making his own disclosures by occupying public office.

Mapisa-Nqakula defends Madonsela against ‘sexist’ remarks

Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula says people should challenge Thuli Madonsela on her Nkandla report and not insult the way she looks.

Cosas: Sadtu’s strike threats are ‘nonsense’

The Congress of South African Students says Sadtu must put learners first ahead of its "narrow and selfish interests".

Time for Motshekga to meet Sadtu’s crazed antics with political muscle

Government must show Sadtu the door, otherwise just hand the entire ministry of education over to this power-crazed union, writes David Macfarlane.

ANC Youth League leader showdown

Lebogang Maile has had limited success so far in his campaign to unseat Malema, who has the support of most of the regions.

Bid for ANCYL top job fizzles

The campaign to elect Gauteng youth league chairperson Lebogang Maile as president of the ANC Youth League is losing steam.

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Demolition of hope in Hangberg

The City of Cape Town in June twice knocked down structures on land allocated for other purposes. The city says these were not evictions; residents ask why no police are available for rapes and murders

Corruption allegations: It’s a family affair at Dihlabeng municipality

The mayor, her relatives and their friends keep landing lucrative tenders and using state resources. Yet Lindiwe Makhalema has failed to declare the list of her relationships with people and companies benefiting from the municipality

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Young professional gets a career boost from PSETA

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Colgate-Palmolive South Africa donates one million bars of soap

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Absa Rewards puts cash in your pocket

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