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Robala Tau, Ronnie Mamoepa

A colleague remembers a lion of the struggle, a comrade with a sharp wit and firm principles

Editorial: To those doing the hard work

Journalists today are operating in a fairly hostile climate. Two great men died.

Ronnie Mamoepa dead at 56 after long illness

Cyril Ramaphosa's spokesperson died on Saturday

Kings of spin vie to replace Jimmy Manyi

There are two candidates who would bring different skills to top government communication post. Mmanaledi Mataboge and Charles Molele report.

Home affairs resumes Zim deportations

The moratorium on deporting illegal Zimbabweans has quietly been lifted by the department of home affairs, prompting an outcry from rights groups.

Smooth sailing as home affairs beats Zim permits deadline

The home affairs department announced the Zimbabwean Documentation Project deadline was successful and that no deportations would take place yet.

Temporary IDs available on election day

The department of home affairs will open offices across the country to provide services on election day, Ronnie Mamoepa said on Tuesday.

Zim home affairs applications reach 255 000

About 255 000 Zimbabweans took advantage of the government's special dispensation to legalise their stay in SA, a government spokesperson said.

Opposition slams Johncom takeover bid

The takeover bid of media company Johncom by Koni Media Holdings -- belonging in part to President Thabo Mbeki's political adviser Titus Mofolo -- was met with strong opposition by the Democratic Alliance and the South African Communist Party on Monday.

JSE stays lower on world markets

The JSE remained weak at midday on Monday, in line with overseas markets as the troubled US subprime housing market continues to unsettle investors worldwide. At noon, the JSE's all-share index was off 0,96%, resources fell 1.70%, the platinum mining index weakened 1,74%, but the gold mining index added 0,98% as the gold price stayed above $800/oz.

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