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5 reasons why Tom Moyane’s disciplinary was postponed

2018-10-05 06:39

Suspended SARS boss Tom Moyane on Thursday claimed a crucial victory in the ongoing battle over his removal from the tax agency by President Cyril Ramaphosa in March this year.

Moyane to approach ConCourt to seek stay of inquiry

2018-10-01 09:03

Suspended SARS boss Tom Moyane intends to approach the Constitutional Court on Monday asking it to direct President Cyril Ramaphosa to suspend or stay one or both of the tax agency's inquiries.

Reassess affirmative action policy

2018-09-17 08:17

Government must assess how it has framed affirmative action programmes in the last decade or so to determine if the problem is with affirmative action as such, or the way policies have been crafted, writes Ralph Mathekga.

What ConCourt's NPA judgment didn't fix

2018-08-17 11:03

The NPA has pursued baseless cases against opponents of people in power and is losing its effectiveness. How much of this did the ConCourt's judgment fix, asks Cathleen Powell.

Gardee confident that Parliament will be able to impeach Zuma

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) secretary-general Godrich Gardee says it's 'high time, the crook Mr. Zuma goes'. He was confident that more ANC members could be convinced to side with opposition parties. Watch.

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Concourt strikes a blow for nature

2017-08-20 06:00

Nature conservation and geology are the biggest winners after the Constitutional Court upheld a decision of the Supreme Court of Appeal, which dismissed a mining company’s application to prospect for gold in a nature reserve.

AS IT HAPPENED: ConCourt rules that Speaker has the power to prescribe secret ballot

2017-06-22 09:42

The Constitutional Court has ruled that the decision of a secret ballot must go back to the Speaker.

'We are looking to the Court to give us guidance on #SecretBallot' - Parly spokesperson

Spokesperson of the National Assembly Moloto Mothapo addressed the media on Monday evening after judgement was reserved in the Constitutional Court to hold a secret ballot in a proposed vote of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma. Watch.

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Courts are interfering, robbing us of our rights - KZN ANC secretary

Opposition parties rallied outside the Constitutional Court on Monday ahead of the ruling for a 'secret ballot'. KZN ANC secretary general Super Zuma however spoke out in support of the President, and feels the courts are interfering with voters' rights. Watch.

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Pravin will go to court and win - former ConCourt judge

2016-10-19 10:24

The case against Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan is a bad exercise in prosecutorial discretion, struggle stalwart and retired Constitutional Court judge Zak Yacoob says.


Moyane disciplinary postponement ‘fair, just and practical’ – disciplinary chair

2018-10-04 15:58

The ruling was made on Thursday afternoon by Advocate Azhar Bham, chairperson of the disciplinary inquiry into the former head of the tax agency.

Why it's a good thing the ConCourt legalised private use of marijuana

2018-09-20 06:00

The Constitutional Court’s judgment is to be applauded for doing away with the moralistic and paternalistic assumption that marijuana use by adults in private is always wrong and unhealthy, writes Mary Nel.

Zuma may be gone, but how do we avoid a repeat of the disaster?

2018-09-06 08:59

The ruinous presidency of Jacob Zuma alerted us to dangerous holes in our constitutional democracy. But there seems to be no comprehensive effort to prevent a recurrence, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

South Africa's freedom journey shows 1994 was merely a starting point

2018-04-30 08:26

One of the most endearing, or exasperating, things about South Africa is that citizens want to keep on believing in the 1994 dream, come hell or high water, writes Susan Booysen.

What if Uber loses?

2017-08-27 07:04

If Uber drivers gained employee rights, this would signify only a first step towards demanding radical changes to the current model of the global behemoth, frequently described as the “gig economy”.

ANALYSIS: Here's what the ConCourt secret ballot ruling means...

The Constitutional Court has ruled that the decision of a secret ballot must go back to the Speaker. Here's what that means...

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#SecretBallot will clear way for ANC MP's to vote with their conscience - Singh

IFP chief whip Narend Singh addressed the media on Monday evening after judgement was reserved in the Constitutional Court to hold a secret ballot in a proposed vote of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma. Watch.

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'We are here, we mean business' - Malema on #SecretBallot hearing

Opposition parties, including the EFF say allowing for a secret ballot to be held during the motion of no confidence vote in Parliament will allow members of the house to feel safe enough to vote with integrity.

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#SecretBallot: 'We can't let a criminal syndicate lead South Africa' - DA spokesperson

The DA, EFF and other opposition parties have issued a rallying call to South Africans to join a march to Constitutional Court on Monday ahead of the hearing of the UDM's bid for a secret ballot, in the vote of 'no confidence' in President Jacob Zuma. Watch.

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WATCH: Nkosana Makate rocks Vodacom with 'Please Call Me' win

'Please call me' inventor Nkosana Makate wins con court ruling against Vodacom. Watch to find out what happened.

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