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DA and ANC councillors both say hostel is not in their ward

“We are good enough to be used during elections but when we want service delivery we become a nuisance to them”

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 17 March 2020
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Former “Upington 26” prisoner remembered

Ivan Kazi’s death leaves 14 of the 26 still alive

By Selby Nomnganga - 31 January 2020
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Eleventh-hour delay in court case involving King Goodwill Zwelithini

Zulu royal land trust is accused of “extorting” millions from rural residents

By Tony Carnie - 20 November 2019
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Mdantsane community divided over suspended ward councillor

Residents say the ANC is failing both sides by not acting

By Nombulelo Damba-Hendrik - 21 August 2019
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GROUNDVIEW: Julius Malema’s attack on the judiciary is self-serving

Our courts are not without problems but they have done as much as any arm of the state to realise the Bill of Rights

By GroundUp Editors - 24 June 2019
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Their councillor was charged with murder. Now Umlazi voters want a by-election

Residents block township road in protest

By Musa Binda - 28 May 2019
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Death penalty debate is a cheap political trick

Politicians are once again trying to use capital punishment to get votes

By Clare Ballard - 1 April 2019
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Ramaphosa visits home of gunned-down corruption-fighting councillor

ANC comrades accuse each other of KZN political murders

By Nompendulo Ngubane - 15 May 2018
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Unions divided on Workers’ Day

Rival events held on 1 May show unequal support for Saftu and Cosatu

By Nosipiwo Manona, Nation Nyoka and Magnificent Mndebele - 2 May 2018

Angry residents surround ANC regional leadership in Pietermaritzburg city hall

Protests against alleged corruption in municipality

By Nompendulo Ngubane - 23 April 2018
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MK veterans cut off N3

Demonstration was an angry reaction to Black Monday protests

By Nomfundo Xolo - 24 November 2017
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Zimbabweans protest for right to vote

Demonstrators outside the Zimbabwean consulate in Cape Town demanded their democratic rights

By Tariro Washinyira - 28 July 2017
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Vavi regrets singing Zuma praise songs

He accuses Cosatu of “bootlicking” Ramaphosa who “will never liberate workers”

By Joseph Chirume - 24 July 2017

89 people murdered and not one arrest at Glebelands hostel

If you want to hire hitmen, go to Glebelands, hears Moerane Commission into political killings

By Nomfundo Xolo - 18 July 2017

People’s vote held on Zuma

Civil society organisations are holding polls at train stations

By Tariro Washinyira - 6 June 2017
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Nquthu residents explain why they gave ANC the boot

“We have suffered enough and we hope we won’t have to experience this again.”

By Nompendulo Ngubane - 26 May 2017