Molefe's swearing-in on budget day 'premeditated hit on Gordhan'

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The fact that Brian Molefe will be sworn in on ‘budget day’ is clearly a premeditated political hit on Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, says DA MP David Maynier.

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DA man resigns after false documents were allegedly leaked

2017-02-21 12:34

Falsified documents, racist accusations and resignations have characterised the battle for the DA’s top job in the Western Cape so far, and candidates only have this week left to woo voters.


Zuma pays tribute to Mendi victims

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President Jacob Zuma has presided over a moving ceremony to “restore the dignity” of the more than 600 mainly black soldiers who died during the sinking of the SS Mendi during World War I.


Tropical storm Dineo: Rescue under way for at least 100 Zimbabweans still stranded by floods

2017-02-21 13:00

Another 100 people are to be airlifted to safety from a flood-hit district of southern Zimbabwe after a river burst its banks in the wake of tropical storm Dineo.

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Proteas still in search of the ‘perfect game’

2017-02-21 13:14

The Proteas are still searching for the ‘perfect game’, despite their record-equalling run of 12 consecutive ODI wins.

South Africa

Plucky pensioner, 76, patrols Mitchells Plain's crime-ridden streets

2017-02-21 12:42

Armed with only a torch, Wilhelmina Minnaar, 76, hits the streets of Mitchells Plain at 04:30 every day with neighbours Margaret Wolhuter, 65, and Elizabeth Jacobs, 66, on the lookout for criminals.


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