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Paddy Harper: Sho’t left for rights, so pay up

The danger’s invisible but terrifying. So the army’s rolling in, freedom’s rolling out, I’m rolling up and my overdraft is rolling over

A year of  ‘shocks and surprises’

Collapsed coalitions, a reduced ANC majority, a conflicted ruling party, a self-gutting DA, the ‘same old’ EFF and something new from the IFP

More Sisulu appointments queried

The minister’s selection of an interim estate agency board was allegedly unlawful

More Sisulu appointments queried

The minister’s selection of an interim estate agency board was allegedly unlawful

CR’s show hardly electrifying

I’m hammered — by endless rain, power outages and Cyril’s sabotage performance

Killing follows KZN mine peace talks

A key negotiator was gunned down minutes after attending talks with Premier

Jozi jetsam floating in Durbs

It’s an annual thing but perhaps the invading army’s numbers have been boosted by about five DA councillors

Johannesburg has a new ANC mayor — thanks to the DA

Despite fielding a candidate tainted by a R30-million scandal, the ANC managed to take over from the former DA-led alliance running Jo’burg

ANC in Gauteng flexes its muscle over election of a Jo’burg mayor

The ruling party hopes to woo the Inkatha Freedom Party and win back the city from the Democratic Alliance coalition

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