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Blair sorry about Tutu’s withdrawal

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair expressed his sorrow yesterday at Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu's decision to withdraw from a conference they were both...

Presidency hits back at Pityana ‘insults’

The Presidency have said it was disappointed by what it described as “unfortunate utterances” attributed to former UNISA vice-chancellor, Dr Barney Pityana, during the...

Hoax call to crisis centre condemned

The Department of Social Development has expressed disappointment over a hoax call made to the Gender Based Violence Command Centre by a radio presenter...

Lamola: SA needs minister of nationalisation

South Africa needs a minister of nationalisation, ANC Youth League deputy president Ronald Lamola said in Durban on Tuesday. Such a minister would have...

Mabe rumours rubbished by ANCYL

The ANC Youth League has rejected reports that its treasurer general Pule Mabe has been suspended from its national executive committee. "The unethical conduct of...

Govt employment news welcomed

President Jacob Zuma's announcement on Thursday that more jobs were created in the economy last year has been widely welcomed. During the State of the...

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...

ANC proposes mining Super Tax

The ANC has proposed a change in the Constitution to separate mineral and land rights, and a use-it-or-lose-it rule for licencees "squatting" on mining...

Ombudsman: ‘Desperate Dexter’ won’t get an apology

Former Congress of the People (Cope) spokesman Phillip Dexter on Tuesday lost a bid to have the Press Ombudsman rule against the Mail &...

DA: Who approved Selebi’s release

The DA says it wants to know who approved the release of convicted former national police commissioner Jackie Selebi on medical parole. Democratic Alliance MP...

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