LIVE: Calling Nkandla pool a 'fire pool' is insulting - Maimane

2015-07-29 09:44

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has said that continuing to label the president’s Nkandla pool as a ‘fire pool’ is an insult, following the media visit to the president’s homestead.

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2015-07-29 10:01

Minister of Sport Fikile Mbalula has paid his respects former SA cricket captain Clive Rice, who has passed away.


Grant joins parents in Perth

2015-07-29 10:01

New Western Force flyhalf Peter Grant says he’s excited to move to Perth where his parents and two uncles also live.


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