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South African Opposition Slams New President in Maiden Speech

South Africa’s opposition has harshly criticized new President Cyril Ramaphosa’s first State of the Nation Address, questioning whether the new president has a concrete plan to address the nation’s many challenges.

A day after taking …

SOUTH AFRICA: PRES RAMAPHOSA HAILS ‘NEW DAWN’, WARNS OF TOUGH DECISIONS

CAPE TOWN– South Africa will face tough decisions as it works to repair its economy after years of stagnation, new President Cyril Ramaphosa said in a sober address that sought to draw a line under …

SOUTH AFRICA: AJAY GUPTA, PROBED OVER ZUMA TIES, LEFT FOR DUBAI ON FEB 6 – AIRPORT

JOHANNESBURG– Ajay Gupta, one of three Gupta brothers under investigation over accusations of corrupt links to ousted South African president Jacob Zuma, has left the country for Dubai, a Johannesburg airport spokeswoman said.

The three …

Minister Lindiwe Sisulu: Debate on State of the Nation Address

of the Nation Address 19 February 2018, Parliament

Madam Speaker

Madam Chairperson of the NCOP

Mr President

Honourable Members

Let me join everyone in congratulating you, Comrade President, on being elected the President of our …

SOUTH AFRICA: GOVT SUPPORTS YOUTH DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES – PRES RAMAPHOSA

PRETORIA– The South AFrican government is committed to supporting the various skills and training opportunities offered by the Department of Defence for young people, says President Cyril Ramaphosa.

He said government is committed to supporting …