ANALYSIS: Elevated too early, Mmusi Maimane struggled to shape a new vision for the DA

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Despite his meteoric rise in the party, elevated from newly joined ordinary member to parliamentary leader in less than four years, Mmusi Maimane was another victim of the organisation's obsession with identifying and fast-tracking talented black politicians into senior positions.

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Curro pupil speaks: 'Stop the satanic panic, art is meant to provoke thought'

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The KwaZulu-Natal Grantleigh Curro pupil who produced the artwork that a pastor considered to be "demonic" has explained that his pieces are not satanic, but a critique of the "commercialisation of contemporary organised religion".

South Africa

FULL STATEMENT | Mmusi Maimane's final words as opposition leader: 'DA not suited to build One South Africa for All'

2019-10-23 18:38

Mmusi Maimane announced his resignation as the DA's leader, saying the party is not the vehicle best suited to take forward the vision of building one South Africa for all.

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Who profits from unpaid pensions, asks new report probing wrongfully cancelled funds

2019-10-23 18:15

The assets of cancelled and dormant funds were often moved into unclaimed benefits funds held by the fund administrator. Since 2008, the assets of these UBFs have increased from R450m to over R8bn, says a new report.

South Africa

The poison of state capture still lingers on - retired Constitutional Court justice Johann Kriegler

2019-10-23 18:46

Retired Constitutional Court Justice Johann Kriegler says it is dangerous to view state capture as something which only relates to former president Jacob Zuma and his relationship with the controversial Gupta family.

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Idols SA: All the latest updates, highlights, and news!

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Shay' iMoto crowns first national champ

Vernon 'Veejaro' Hendricks became Shay’ iMoto's first-ever national champion.


WATCH | Around the world in 80 days on an electric motorbike

The electric bike that performed this feat took a detour to Johannesburg's Kyalami at the SingularityU South Africa Summit last week.

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