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No more slay queens for ANC leaders says Malema

Malema: No More Slay Queens for ANC Leaders

SOUTH AFRICA | Despite negative growth in the elections, EFF leader Julius Malema remains defiant, asserting that his party is not the biggest loser of the 2024 general elections. Instead, he claims the ANC holds that title, adding that the ANC’s silence
June 2, 2024
National Results Operations Centre in Midrand Gauteng

IEC Confirms Election Tampering Arrests

SOUTH AFRICA | Sy Mamabolo, the Chief Electoral Officer of the Electoral Commission (IEC), announced that the South African Police Service has arrested two people for allegedly tampering with election materials and processes. The IEC processed at least 937,000 voters over the
May 29, 2024
South Africa Set for Pivotal General Election

South Africa Braces for Landmark Election

Nearly 28 million South Africans will vote on Wednesday, May 29, 2024, in what could be the most closely contested election since the end of apartheid in 1994. Opinion polls suggest the African National Congress (ANC) might lose its majority for the
May 28, 2024
Joseph Hassan Yaye

Love Scam Costs Policewoman R500,000

SOUTH AFRICA | Joseph Hassan Yaye, a 44-year-old Congolese national, is set to appear before the Makhado Magistrate’s Court on charges of fraud and theft following his arrest. Yaye made his appearance in the Limpopo court, where authorities remanded him in custody
May 15, 2024
Zimbabwe growing in popularity for stolen South African cars. Image: SAPS Limpopo

Zimbabwe, a Hub For Stolen, South African Vehicles

Zimbabwe is Becoming a Hotspot for Stolen South African Cars Amid Mounting Concerns Over Cross-Border Smuggling. Criminal syndicates are exploiting the porous border between South Africa and Zimbabwe, resulting in an alarming increase in the smuggling of stolen vehicles northward. The prevalence
May 5, 2024

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