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4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Friday, May 2

1974 - Former U.S. Vice President Spiro T. Agnew is disbarred by the Maryland Court of Appeals, effectively preventing him from practicing law anywhere in the United States.

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12 hrs ago | News24

Ramphele: ANC can be defeated

Hammanskraal - The African National Congress can be defeated, Agang SA leader Mamphela Ramphele said on Thursday.

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Related Topix: South Africa

12 hrs ago | Newsday

Profile: Julius Malema

In his short but stellar political career, South Africa's Julius Malema - the firebrand leader of the opposition Economic Freedom Fighters party - has rarely been away from the limelight.

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Related Topix: World News, South Africa, Africa

16 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Mpofu outlines EFF's plans for Gauteng

An EFF-led government in Gauteng will launch its own provincial land audit and report to residents within 100 days on past failures, the party's candidate for premier Dali Mpofu said on Thursday.

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22 hrs ago | News24

Will the Northern Cape surprise in 2014?

Every election I have forecast that something SOMETHING interesting would happen in the Northern Cape, and I have usually been proven wrong the ANC has held it every election since 1994, with that first election its only real test.

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Related Topix: World News, South Africa, Africa, Opinion

Wed Apr 23, 2014

News24

Cope loses members to ANC

President of the Cope Youth Movement, Abel Rangata, and three other Cope members have resigned from the party to join the ANC, Rangata said in a statement on Wednesday.

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News24

Zuma thanks Afrikaner community

President Jacob Zuma thanked the Afrikaner community for believing in a democratic and equal South Africa, at an ANC manifesto dinner in Pretoria on Wednesday.

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Iol.co.za

ANC members killed ahead of polls

Two African National Congress members have been killed in the run up to the May 7 elections, the party said on Wednesday.

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Iol.co.za

Electoral Court to hear DA sms appeal

The Electoral Court will hear argument on Friday in an appeal against a ruling that a DA sms about President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla homestead was fair comment.

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Iol.co.za

Scopa's agenda political: Uys

The Western Cape public accounts committee has a political agenda and is misusing government structures, former health MEC Pierre Uys said on Wednesday.

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Reuters

South Africa's 'Born Frees' struggle with history

When Nkululeko Simelane was born on April 27, 1994, her parents did not have to think twice about her name.

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Suria

20 years on, Mandela's party faces tough...

Twenty years after the euphoria of South Africa's first democratic elections swept liberation hero Nelson Mandela to power, the ruling party faces its toughest test at the polls next month.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Voice of America

S. African Black Voters No Longer Interested in Liberation Credentials

A police officer tries to control ANC supporters as they attempt to confront members of the opposition Democratic Alliance party marching in central Johannesburg, February 2014.

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News24

ANC nominates 7 MPs for Nkandla committee

The ANC nominated seven MPs to Parliament on Tuesday for an ad hoc committee to consider President Jacob Zuma 's submissions on the public protector's report on his Nkandla home.

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Iol.co.za

Final election lists expected

The Electoral Commission of SA is expected to release the final lists of parties and candidates contesting the elections on Tuesday.

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Bizcommunity

SABC shows ANC colours in run-up to elections

For the first democratic election 20 years ago, the African National Congress ensured it would not enter the election period without the SABC - for so long a voice of the ruling party - being put into neutral hands.

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Related Topix: Democratic Alliance (South Africa), World News, South Africa, Africa

Mon Apr 21, 2014

TurkishPress.com

S. Africa politicians urge mass voter turnout

South African politicians seized the opportunity availed by the Easter holidays to visit churches and encourage citizens to vote in May elections, an appeal that comes days after two former ruling party figures launched a campaign urging voters to spoil their ballots.

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Iol.co.za

Only DA can challenge ANC, says Zille

The DA is the only party that could challenge the ANC in the Free State, opposition party leader Helen Zille said on Monday.

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Related Topix: Democratic Alliance (South Africa), South Africa, Africa, World News

Sun Apr 20, 2014

News24

ANCYL, Cosas, and the 'nosey' public protector

How closely do your views align with those of the party you are voting for? Try our quiz - the results may shock you.

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Related Topix: South Africa, Africa, World News

Mail & Guardian

Political parties use Easter service to encourage voting

Political party leaders have spent Easter Sunday encouraging people to cast their ballot in upcoming elections and not to heed the "Vote No" campaign.

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