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Kasrils demands apology from Maphatsoe

Ronnie Kasrils has asked for an apology from beleaguered Kebby Maphatsoe for comments he made about Kasril's involvement in Zuma's 2006 rape charges.

Losing the plot in Zuma rape trial’s stories

It wasn't really about 'impartial, objective' judgment, but rather competing narratives.

The high price of political solutions

He may not be a bad man; and his government may do good things. But the long-term impact is as simple as it is severe.

Tapes are ‘overrated’

The controversial tapes central to the NPA's reasons for dropping charges against Jacob Zuma are "overrated".

‘The NPA is very upset about it’

Jacob Zuma's prosecutor, Billy Downer, is not a happy man. But he won't be quitting any time soon, he tells Adriaan Basson.

NPA drops corruption charges against Zuma

The NPA on Monday said it was "neither possible nor desirable for the NPA to continue with the prosecution of Mr Zuma".

A shameful day

The decision to drop charges must be scrutinised rigorously and openly, using all the legislative and constitutional instruments at our disposal.

Zuma gives NPA reason to pause

The NPA has let it be known that it has been supplied with additional information by Zuma's lawyers which has necessitated further investigation.

Mantashe: Zuma’s prosecution is an attack on ANC

The African National Congress on Wednesday confirmed that it would join Jacob Zuma in his legal battle as friends of the court.

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Ebrahim Patel MIA as the South African National Accreditation System battles its board

Trade and Industry Minister Ebrahim Patel has failed to intervene at the South African National Accreditation System since being made aware of alleged board inteference last November

Back in time to meals on wheels

Cape Town’s oldest roadhouse is hoping to make a comeback during the coronavirus lockdown. Nostalgia is the biggest seller

People’s behaviour stoking Gauteng pandemic

The active case count of Gauteng surpasses that of whole countries. Workers at clinics report a ‘concerning’ relaxation of basic health protocols

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