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The SACP says some of its members were part of the violent protests that resulted in the looting of some shops in Tshwane.
Violence erupted in Tshwane after the ANC opted for Thoko Didiza to be the party's mayoral candidate. ( )

D Day for SACP 'instigators' of Tshwane violence

The South African Communist Party (SACP) will on Monday officially inform five leaders, of its Tshwane region, of their suspension.

Clinton campaign hits Trump over Brexit
Monday 27 June 2016 06:21
Clinton campaign hits Trump over Brexit
Monday 27 June 2016 06:21

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SABC News Live Blog: 27 June 2016

Monday 27 June 2016 05:12

Get the latest News as it happens on the SABC News Live Blog.


Gunmen release expatriate contractors kidnapped in Niger Delta

Monday 27 June 2016 06:40

Seven contractors, including three Australians and a South African, have been released four days after they were kidnapped by gunmen in southern Nigeria.


Clinton campaign hits Trump over Brexit

Monday 27 June 2016 06:21

Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign accused Donald Trump on Sunday of caring more about how Britain's vote to leave EU would benefit his financial bottom line.


Olly Mlamleli will take over from Thabo Manyoni who served in the position for five years
ANC unveils mayoral candidate for Mangaung Metro

Monday 27 June 2016 06:14

The African National Congress (ANC) officially introduced the current Free State Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Olly Mlamleli as its mayoral candidate for the Mangaung Metro.


Director of the Indo-Atlantic Group of Companies, Johan van Staden, chartered accountant Marc Schoeman and four others face 192 charges‚ ranging from fraud‚ racketeering and forgery to reckless tradin
Judgment expected in fishing industry fraud case

Monday 27 June 2016 06:54

The High Court in Cape Town is expected to deliver judgment on Monday in what the NPA has described as the biggest fraud case in the Western Cape.


Skin cells are the first cells to be exposed to cosmetics and can provide a model for damage to other sites of the body.
Human skin cells used in animal-free cosmetic tests

Sunday 26 June 2016 17:30

A UK-based laboratory is working to eradicate animal testing in the cosmetics industry by developing alternative methods which are not only cruelty-free but more scientifically advanced.


History lovers in the Free State were treated to a 'mock' battle.
History lovers in the Free State given 'live action' history lesson

Sunday 26 June 2016 21:11

History lovers in the Free State were given the opportunity to watch a re-enactment of the biggest military operation in history known as 'Operation Barbarossa'.  


Chile retain Copa with shootout win over Argentina

Monday 27 June 2016 05:57

Chile earned themselves bragging rights as South America's dominant team as they beat heavyweights Argentina 4-2 on penalties for a second straight year.


African exporters face choppy waters in the wake of Brexit

Monday 27 June 2016 07:13

For emerging markets heavily reliant on commodity exports, Brexit could not have come at a more worrisome time.

National Days 2016

South Africa celebrates many National Days under democracy.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) held its 'January 8' celebrations and 104th anniversary in Rustenburg, North West on 9 January 2016

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states met from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

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