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Desperation to push through the R1-trillion nuclear deal and gatvolness with the communists are the main reasons behind President Jacob Zuma’s most recent Cabinet reshuffle, writes News24 editor Adriaan Basson.

Columnists

Zuma corruption charges: Time to draw a line in the sand

Through its inaction, the judiciary runs the risk of being viewed by the citizenry as condoning Zuma’s efforts to avoid justice, writes Max du Preez.

Can the DA survive the illness it caught from the ANC?

Of late the DA in the Western Cape showed signs of a not so mysterious illness. Jan Gerber offers his prognosis.

Mini budget 2017: A matter of lost trust

Lost trust - the elephant in the Zuma administration's room - is the bigger danger to SA's economy, not a bad financial position which can be rectified, says Jaco Leuvennink.

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REACTION: #CabinetReshuffle a ploy to take revenge on SACP

President Jacob Zuma latest Cabinet reshuffle is drawing widespread criticism. Get all the news, insight and analysis here.

EXCLUSIVE: I have the experience, claims new state security minister

New State Security Minister Bongani Bongo says he is certain that he has the experience to run the State Security Agency, despite his professional background primarily as a lawyer.

Zuma appoints new SABC board

President Jacob Zuma has appointed the members of a new board for the SA Broadcasting Corporation.

SOE irregular spend: Here are the three worst offenders

Auditor-general Kimi Makwetu says Airports Company South Africa, the South African Post Office and the SABC are the top contributors to irregular expenditure by state-owned enterprises.

Brickz sentenced to 15 years imprisonment for raping niece

Local Kwaito star Sipho "Brickz" Ndlovu has been sentenced to 15 years imprisonment in the Roodepoort Magistrate's Court, west of Johannesburg.

Lifestyle

Sci-fi, assassin, A-line helmet and more chic bobs to try this summer

Considered rebellious in the flapper days, this 'do is back with some badass edge.

'The plane is going to crash': Anxiety aboard flight SAA 323

It was an emotionally turbulent two hours in the air for a panic-stricken passenger on a flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town - a stranger came to the rescue. Health24 digs deeper.

What happened when I gave up showering and bathing for a week

YOU’s Pieter van Zyl shunned washing for a week to test the theory of a scientist who hasn’t bathed for 14 years.

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