LIVE: 'Assembly should have protected Public Protector, but did the opposite'

2016-02-09 11:00

The EFF’s lawyer Wim Trengove has told the Constitutional Court that the National Assembly was mandated to protect the office of the Public Protector when she filed her report into Nkandla, but instead sat in judgment of her.

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Student movement Open Stellenbosch has retracted an apology that it sent to two students who were suspended after the their purple party costumes were deemed to be racist, claiming their actions are “still blackface".


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Jacob Zuma could realise that his move in 2012 to make sure he won ANC leadership by choosing Cyril Ramaphosa as his running mate had planted the seed of his own premature demise, writes Max du Preez.

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Former Proteas spinner Pat Symcox is frustrated at the current state of affairs in South African cricket.


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