It’s not often that a university’s new vice-chancellor would scribble “meet the municipality” near the top of his to-do list – but Dr Sizwe Mabizela knows that if Grahamstown doesn’t function, Rhodes University’s future looks a little grimmer.
The ANC has pulled out all the stops in its bid to regain two wards in the Eastern Cape’s hotly contested Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality.
South Africa remains a divided society 20 years into democracy, says Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.
President Jacob Zuma has been beaten in court after trying to withdraw a certificate of recognition from abaThembu king Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo.
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela claims that her late former husband, Nelson Mandela, acted “irregularly and unlawfully” – and may even have committed fraud – when he registered a plot of land in Qunu in his own name.
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Mandla Mandela, who faces assault and gun-pointing charges, today referred to his late grandfather in his bid to clear his name.
Mlamli Ngudle, the teacher who claims Mandla Mandela assaulted him after a road rage incident, allegedly tried to extort millions from the accused.
A state witness has testified about how he saw Mandla Mandela taking his firearm from his car before pointing it at his victim in an apparent road rage incident.
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s lawyer has indicated that the struggle veteran and ANC MP was mounting a serious legal battle over the assets of her ex-husband and late former president Nelson Mandela.
Nelson Mandela’s ex-wife, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, has challenged the late icon’s estate and has claimed ownership of the Mandela family home in Qunu, Eastern Cape.
President Jacob Zuma is confident that, through the extended public works programme, the government will create 6 million jobs in the next five years.
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Please stop telling me about respect because you only have oppression, corruption and ageism to give in return. Do not hide your incapacity, insecurity and unintelligibility with age – it’s stale and it’s embarrassing.
Yes, there is good news on Ebola. Nigeria and Senegal have been declared Ebola-free. This is a reflection of good governance. Nigeria learnt from a previous polio outbreak to lock down a breakout to prevent a pandemic.