Khayelitsha student officers will be a burden - activist

2015-08-12 17:36

The SAPS has “beefed up” Khayelitsha police stations with 105 student constables, but a civil society organisation says they will be a burden rather than a help.

‘Madiba provided a shield for us’ - Achmat

Activist and TAC founder Zackie Achmat tells News24 about the time Nelson Mandela got him to take ARVs

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Manguang results sets Twitter abuzz

2012-12-18 16:02

From the triumphant to the tongue-in-cheek to angry tirades, Twitter was abuzz with reactions to Zuma and his allies' appointments to the ANC's top six.

TAC faces closure due to funding

2011-11-24 07:22

Aids lobby group The Treatment Action Campaign says it faces possible closure in January, primarily because the health department has delayed a R6.5m grant payment.


City of Cape Town to test drones

2014-09-11 11:59

JP Smith, the City's Mayco Member for Safety and Security, says that the City aims to test drones within the next two months.

Zackie Achmat on suing Mandela's govt

Activist and TAC founder Zackie Achmat tells News24 about the time he sued Nelson Mandela's government.

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Achmat: I'll leave ANC if Zuma re-elected

2012-11-28 11:31

Activist Zackie Achmat says he will surrender his ANC membership if President Jacob Zuma is given a second term as leader of the ANC in Mangaung.

Kasrils slams leaders on info bill

2011-09-17 14:34

The protection of information bill is aimed at shielding South Africa's "silly leaders" from embarrassment, not protecting the country's real official secrets, says former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils.

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