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WATCH: Obama leads celebrations 100 years after Mandela’s birth

  * Editor's note: This livestream has ended. You may watch the recording above.JOHANNESBURG - South Africa celebrates the 100th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's birth this week with a flagship speech by former US president Barack Obama and an outpouring of memories and tributes to the late anti-apartheid leader.Mandela, who died in 2013, remains a global icon

By |2018-09-04T04:48:03+02:00Jul 18th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

Knysna Mayoral Shock shake-up

Journalist Stefan Goosen | Thursday, 14 June 2018, 07:55 A choir of ANC councillors plead with Speaker Georlene Wolmarans, "Speaker, Speaker, Speaker," to hear them out on 6 June while then mayor Eleanore Bouw-Spies (far right speaking over microphone) tries to deliver her budget speech. The ANC did not want Bouw-Spies to continue as they said they

By |2018-09-04T04:48:12+02:00Jul 9th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

‘I’m here to stay ‘Knysna mayor Mark Willemse

Journalist Yaseen Gaffar | Thursday, 05 July 2018, 08:01 Knysna mayor Mark Willemse. Photo: Yaseen Gaffar KNYSNA NEWS - "I really don't understand where the DA is going with all of this," says Mark Willemse somewhat bemused from behind his desk at the Knysna's mayoral office. Dressed down casually in an open-collar shirt and dark jumper, he

By |2018-09-04T04:48:29+02:00Jul 9th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

More Problems for SASSA

Source The Citizen | Wednesday, 04 July 2018, 09:45 Social Development Minister Susan Shabangu. NATIONAL NEWS - The application for an interdict by Social Development Minister Susan Shabangu against striking members of the Public Servants Association at the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) was yesterday postponed at Johannesburg’s Labour Court to today. Thousands of PSA members downed

By |2018-09-04T04:48:37+02:00Jul 4th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments