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INDEPENDENT MEDIA

‘Dressing’ of Madiba not cool

Mandela's statue will be dressed in Voortrekker attire on the anniversary of his death - if the Front National has its way.

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INDEPENDENT MEDIA

Research service delivery: N West premier

Academics must conduct applied research to help government respond meaningfully to communities' service delivery needs, Supra Mahumapelo says.

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Independent Newspapers

Zuma cancels UK trip

President Jacob Zuma will not be going to the United Kingdom to attend the 3rd Annual innovaBRICS Conference.

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Motion to call Zuma over Nkandla quashed
October 23 2014 at 17:30

The ANC majority voted down an opposition motion that President Zuma appear before the Nkandla ad hoc committee.

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Cosatu CEC to test ANC’s influence
October 23 2014 at 17:22

This week's CEC meeting will show whether the ANC has enough clout to prevent Numsa being expelled, an analyst says.

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New CEO appointed for SANParks
October 23 2014 at 19:11

Fundisile Mketeni was appointed as the CEO of the SA National Parks (SANParks), the environmental affairs department said.

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Cabinet approves SAA board changes
October 23 2014 at 16:56

Two people have been appointed to the SA Airways board and six resignations accepted, Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown said.

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Limited funding for graft fight: Nene
October 23 2014 at 17:24

Treasury is reluctant to throw good money after bad by over-committing funds to recover state money lost to corruption, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene said.

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Presidency appoints COO
October 23 2014 at 16:37

The presidency has appointed Lakela Kaunda as chief operations officer, it said.

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SABC chairwoman interdicts Parliament
October 23 2014 at 16:10

Ellen Tshabalala has obtained an interim interdict halting an inquiry into whether she lied about her qualifications.

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DA welcomes Mtubatuba manager suspension
October 23 2014 at 14:18

The DA welcomed the suspension of Mtubatuba municipal manager Siyabonga Ntuli, pending a probe into alleged tender fraud.

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SA steps up Ebola screening
October 23 2014 at 14:16

South Africa has upped its screening of arriving travellers in an effort to stop Ebola from entering the country.

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Singh wants apology from Sisulu
October 23 2014 at 13:25

Jay Singh wants Lindiwe Sisulu to apologise for claiming that the Tongaat mall was partially financed by her department.

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Malema video: ‘I felt slap on my back’
October 23 2014 at 12:39

Julius Malema says he will go to jail if he has to after a man laid charges against him following a brawl.

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Cosatu to decide Numsa’s fate?
October 23 2014 at 09:26

The last day of Cosatu’s CEC meeting is likely to be consumed by whether the expulsion of Numsa should be on the agenda.

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Madiba’s funeral cost state R200m
October 23 2014 at 08:39

Two state departments spent more than R60m for Madiba's funeral, raising the total tab to R200m.

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‘Cosatu must hold special congress’
October 23 2014 at 08:24

Cosatu should hold a special national congress to heal divisions, the report by an ANC task team has recommended.

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Fund Chapter Nines independently: DA
October 22 2014 at 20:41

It is time Chapter Nine institutions were funded independently of government departments, the Democratic Alliance said.

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EFF welcomes Wilgehof head’s axing
October 22 2014 at 20:31

The EFF has welcomed the dismissal of the principal of a school where the old South African flag and pictures of Julius Malema were displayed alongside monkeys.

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ANC against Numsa’s expulsion
October 22 2014 at 19:23

The ruling party was not in favour of the metalworkers union being expelled from Cosatu, deputy ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa said.

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Madonsela asks for more funding
October 22 2014 at 18:48

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has called on Parliament to provide her office with funding proportional to its workload.

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More money for Madiba’s funeral, Ebola
October 22 2014 at 16:53

Hundreds of millions of rand will be pumped into various departments to cover unexpected spending on, among others, Ebola control and former President Nelson Mandela's funeral,

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No shift toward privatisation: Nene
October 22 2014 at 16:34

Government will sell off non-core assets, but this is not a shift in policy towards privatisation, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene said.

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