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Cosatu to decide Numsa’s fate?

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

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’

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

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Protect our children - Ramaphosa
October 18 2014 at 16:05

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged communities to 'speak out' about crimes against children, a report said.

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EFF helps white families with power problem
October 18 2014 at 13:06

The EFF has shown it is colour blind by stepping in to help a group of 300 white families in Mogale City (Krugersdorp).

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Africa needs peace: SA First Lady
October 17 2014 at 21:40

Africa needs peace and development, President Jacob Zuma's wife Nompumelelo Zuma said.

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MPs told of Gambling Board waste
October 17 2014 at 20:50

Allegations of maladministration, wasteful spending and corrupt activities prompted Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies to suspend members of the National Gambling Board.

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Four SAA board members resign
October 17 2014 at 18:01

Four non-executive members of the SA Airways (SAA) board have resigned, the department of public enterprises said.

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International award for Public Protector
October 17 2014 at 15:51

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela was humbled to be selected the winner of Transparency International's Integrity Award for 2014, she said.

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Zuma urges SA to fight climate change
October 17 2014 at 15:50

All South Africans should play an active role in the global fight against climate change, President Jacob Zuma said.

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'Governments great plans have disappeared'
October 17 2014 at 12:44

The implementation of several great plans by government have disappeared “like dew in the sun”, the IFP Youth Brigade said.

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Third Party Fund ‘in a shambles’
October 17 2014 at 11:55

MPs are up in arms because the Third Party Fund, which holds R3bn in maintenance and other payments, is in a shambles.

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Madonsela to get Person of Integrity award
October 17 2014 at 10:41

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela would be honoured with a 'Person of Integrity award for 2014", Corruption Watch said.

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Police spent R30.3m on paying informers
October 17 2014 at 09:26

The SAPS spent R30.3m on its informers in the past financial year, but declined to say how its snitches were paid.

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Armscor grilled about projects
October 16 2014 at 21:36

Controversial plans by the department of defence to buy a VIP presidential jet have not been handed on to Armscor, the agency told MPs.

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Nkandla committee wants more time
October 16 2014 at 21:25

Parliament - Parliament's ad hoc committee on the Nkandla controversy is seeking an extension of its deadline to submit a report to the National Assembly.

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By-elections in 111 wards
October 16 2014 at 16:59

Redrawn municipal landscapes, resignations and deaths mean that 111 wards across SA will be contested in by-elections in November.

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No Zim-style land grabs for SA
October 16 2014 at 17:12

The law will not allow a land redistribution process similar to that in Zimbabwe, Land Reform Minister Gugile Nkwinti says.

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State must prioritise fighting hunger
October 16 2014 at 15:04

“We are proposing a national act that will put hunger at the heart of government policies,” Oxfam's Rashmi Mistry said.

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2014 a historic year for SA: Zuma
October 16 2014 at 14:44

2014 was a historic year in the socio-economic and political journey of South Africa's young democracy, President Jacob Zuma said.

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