The amended controversialDA billboard now additionally reads 'ANC doesn't care about South Africans'.
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DA To Lay Criminal Complaint Against Mokonyane After Fraud, Corruption Implications

The Democratic Alliance (DA) will on Tuesday lay criminal complaint against Nomvula Mokonyane after the Environmental Affairs Minister was implicated...
Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo at the State Capture Inquiry.

Zondo Slams Media For Leaking Agrizzi’s Testimony

State capture commission of inquiry chairperson Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo has slammed the leaking...
Executive head of listed investments at PIC Fidelis Madavo.

PIC Executive Madavo Suspended With Immediate Effect

Evidence leader Jannie Lubbe has told the commission of inquiry into the Public Investment Corporation...
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Agrizzi Says To Have Pleaded With Watson To Stop Corrupt Dealings

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PIC Inquiry: So Far No Evidence Of Dubious Activities

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Zimbabwe High Court has ruled the internet block by the government as illegal.

Zimbabwe High Court Rules Government’s Internet Block As Illegal

Zimbabwe was tweeting and using WhatsApp freely again on Monday night after the High Court ruled an internet block by the state wasn't legal.The...

Congo Inauguration Postponed; Police Stop Opposition Rally

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Protest Crackdown Example Of Things To Come: Zimbabwe President’s Spokesperson

A crackdown last week on protests in Zimbabwe is a foretaste of how the government will respond to future unrest, the president’s spokesperson was quoted saying...
UK Prime Minister Theresa May will reveal her Brexit plan B on Monday.

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British Prime Minister Theresa May unveils her Brexit "Plan B" to parliament on Monday after MPs shredded her EU divorce deal, deepening the political gridlock 10 weeks from...
An explosion and fire in central Mexico killed at least 85 people after hundreds swarmed to the site of an illegal fuel-line tap to gather fuel.

Fuel Explosion Mexico Death Toll At 85

The death toll from a fiery explosion in central Mexico rose to 85 on Sunday as authorities vowed to hold accountable those responsible for...
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New Year, New Beginnings: Now Is The Time To Pursue Your Dream Career In Tourism

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IMF Releases Trimmed Global Growth Forecast Day Before Davos Kick-Off

The International Monetary Fund trimmed its global growth forecasts on Monday and a survey showed increasing pessimism among business chiefs as trade tensions and...
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5 Small Business Trends For 2019

Given the state of the economy and the rapid change in the business environment, 2018 was a tough year for many SMEs."Unfortunately, this is expected...

Computicket Ordered to Pay R20m Fine For Unfair Market Dominance

JOHANNESBURG – The Competition Tribunal has ordered Computicket to pay a fine of R20 million for abuse of dominance.The sanction follows protracted litigation by...
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