Regional power split threatens to derail Zuma's succession vote

2017-09-21 07:13

The top leadership of the ANC starts meeting on Friday in a bid to heal a bitter split in the key region of KZN that could derail its plans to elect a successor in December.

South Africa

6-month promise on RDP houses stretches to 9 years and counting

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Nine years ago, families moved to Mdantsane on the understanding that RDP houses would be ready for them in six months. They are still living in container homes.


Grace Mugabe 'plotting' VP Mnangagwa 'final push' – report

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Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe is reportedly plotting a "final push" to oust Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa at the forthcoming Zanu-PF youth interface rally in Harare.

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Unemployed doctoral graduate to test the waters after finally landing internship

2017-09-21 07:03

One of the youngest doctoral graduates from the Cape Peninsula University of Technology is expected to report for the first day of his new internship at the City of Cape Town.


Parents open case of negligence over syringes incident at school

2017-09-21 01:01

Several parents at Mooifontein Primary School have opened a case of negligence against a family member of a learner who brought syringes to school, the Gauteng Department of Education said.


Top Africa stories: Mugabe, Kenya, Mawarire

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Picture of President Robert Mugabe 'sleeping' as President Donald Trump addresses UN General Assembly has gone viral, and Kenya's Supreme Court has placed the blame for last month's annulled presidential vote firmly on the country's election committee.

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