An inexplicable spate of political 'poisonings' take South Africans for fools

2019-07-31 18:30

What does the assassination failure rate say to the quality of South African assassins? In a country with one of the highest murder rates in the world, how is it possible that so many of these plots have failed, asks Howard Feldman.

'There is a price tag on Floyd's head' – Malema claims assassination plot

2019-07-18 21:00

EFF leader Julius Malema has claimed that the party leadership has "hardcore evidence" that there is a plan to assassinate the deputy president of the party, Floyd Shivambu.


Zuma: I was targeted on the presidential jet several times

2019-07-19 18:00

Former president Jacob Zuma has made another revelation in an address to his supporters, saying he had survived several assassination attempts on the presidential jet, Inkwazi.

The man who killed apartheid: New book sheds light on Verwoerd's assassin

2018-11-05 13:33

A new book about the life of Dimitri Tsafendas, the man who murdered prime minister Hendrik Verwoerd calls for the historic record to be changed to reflect that Tsafendas was not insane. Alet Janse van Rensburg speaks to author Harris Dousemetzis.

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