Mbete 'would welcome state capture probe'

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Speaker of Parliament Baleka Mbete, who is also the ANC's chairperson believes a commission of inquiry into state capture will put this "monster" to bed.

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Tiger Woods arrested on DUI charge

2017-05-29 19:15

Tiger Woods was arrested in Florida on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, according to records from the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.

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'Gupta clause' in financial bill worries DA

2017-05-29 19:27

The DA said it is concerned about the reinsertion of a so-called "Gupta clause" in the Twin Peaks Bill that will allow the Financial Sector Conduct Authority to set standards for the closing of bank accounts.


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PIC: Tiger's mugshot following DUI arrest

2017-05-29 18:32

Following the news that golfer Tiger Woods had been arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs in Florida, his police mugshot has been released.

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Oscar Pistorius: SCA has duty to rectify a wrong

2017-05-29 13:19

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Judicial overreach and desperate citizens: What is to be done?

2017-05-29 15:01

It is only an active citizenry that will ultimately provide the safeguards we need to protect our democracy. We can no longer afford to vote once every few years and just leave the country to the politicians, writes Mike Roussos.

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