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Drought continues despite good rains

While there has been good rains, the country is still firmly in a drought situation - and has not recovered enough to relax the...

Is it constitutional to make hate speech an offence?

The controversial Prevention and Combating of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill was tabled for comment last year and the public has until the...

Minister disturbed by fishing rights interdict

- Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister Senzeni Zokwana says he is perturbed by the apparent unlawfulness of a court interdict granted in respect of...

Port Elizabethans express their views on Khoi-San bill

By Joseph Chirume At a public hearing last week Friday in Port Elizabeth, Khoi-San people and traditional leaders voiced their doubts about the 96-page bill...

President Jacob Zuma: Address at Multi Stakeholder Forum on Universities

Address by President Jacob Zuma at the Multi-Stakeholder Forum on the crisis in Universities, Emperors Palace, Kempton Park. Fellow South Africans, Good morning to you all. We...

Fransman resigns, blames ANC internal turmoil

Internal turmoil, infighting and factionalism within the African National Congress have led to Marius Fransman resigning from his position as the ANC's Western Province...

Wrong to believe inequality has widened since 1994 – Zuma

President Jacob Zuma said it was wrong and scientifically not true that the gap between the rich and poor had widened since 1994, and...

Cwele hails work on Protection of State Information Bill

State Security Minister Siyabonga Cwele has welcomed the work being done by the Adhoc Committee on the Protection of State Information Bill in efforts...

Renewable energy programme to bring R47bn in investment

The Department of Energy says it is expecting R47 billion to be invested in the country through Window 1 of the Renewable Energy Independent...

President Zuma withdraws case against Shapiro, Avusa

The Presidency on Sunday announced that President Jacob Zuma has withdrawn his claim for damages against Avusa Media, publishers of The Sunday Times and...

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