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Two Johannesburg metro police officers who were directing traffic in Midrand are in a serious condition after being shot by a pedestrian, the metro police department says.

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2015-08-03 07:11

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2015-08-03 07:11

EFF members should not be concerned with gaining positions in the party and bad-mouthing those who do, EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu has told an overnight vigil ahead of party leader Julius Malema’s fraud trial.


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2015-08-03 07:08

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