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Is it constitutional to make hate speech an offence?

The controversial Prevention and Combating of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill was tabled for comment last year and the public has until the...

SA committed to Saharawi’s right to self-determination

South Africa has committed to continue walking with the people of Saharawi until they are free to live in their own land and able...

Minister disturbed by fishing rights interdict

- Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister Senzeni Zokwana says he is perturbed by the apparent unlawfulness of a court interdict granted in respect of...

Hoax call to crisis centre condemned

The Department of Social Development has expressed disappointment over a hoax call made to the Gender Based Violence Command Centre by a radio presenter...

Port Elizabethans express their views on Khoi-San bill

By Joseph Chirume At a public hearing last week Friday in Port Elizabeth, Khoi-San people and traditional leaders voiced their doubts about the 96-page bill...

President Jacob Zuma: Address at Multi Stakeholder Forum on Universities

Address by President Jacob Zuma at the Multi-Stakeholder Forum on the crisis in Universities, Emperors Palace, Kempton Park. Fellow South Africans, Good morning to you all. We...

Cabinet welcomes milestone towards switching off analogue signal

Cabinet has welcomed the announcement of the first phase milestone towards switching off of the analogue transmitter on 28 October 2016. This will be done...

Fransman resigns, blames ANC internal turmoil

Internal turmoil, infighting and factionalism within the African National Congress have led to Marius Fransman resigning from his position as the ANC's Western Province...

Wrong to believe inequality has widened since 1994 – Zuma

President Jacob Zuma said it was wrong and scientifically not true that the gap between the rich and poor had widened since 1994, and...

Cwele hails work on Protection of State Information Bill

State Security Minister Siyabonga Cwele has welcomed the work being done by the Adhoc Committee on the Protection of State Information Bill in efforts...

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