Eish! 18.1.2018 12:14 pm

#TBT: Nathi Nhleko insists ‘firepool’, cattle kraal and chicken coop are security features

The then minister of police ‘overruled’ public protector Thuli Madonsela’s finding that Zuma must reimburse a portion of upgrades

President Jacob Zuma, if political sangomas in newsrooms across the country are to be believed, could be old news as soon as this weekend when the ANC national executive committee (NEC) concludes its national working committee (NWC) at the St Georges Hotel in Irene.

#TBT: Nathi Nhleko insists ‘firepool’, cattle kraal and chicken coop are security features
#TBT: Nathi Nhleko insists ‘firepool’, cattle kraal and chicken coop are security features

#TBT: Nathi Nhleko insists ‘firepool’, cattle kraal and chicken coop are security features

The then minister of police ‘overruled’ public protector Thuli Madonsela’s finding that Zuma must reimburse a portion of upgrades

WATCH: ‘Why did you shoot me, I was on my way from grocery shopping’
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WATCH: ‘Why did you shoot me, I was on my way from grocery shopping’

The woman can be heard explaining she was not part of the protest and was caught in the crossfire on her way back from grocery shopping. WARNING: Video contains graphic images.
ANN7 boss advises Aunty Patty to join the ANC
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ANN7 boss advises Aunty Patty to join the ANC

He says if she took his advice, De Lille could avoid a political suicide and hopefully resuscitate her almost jeopardised political career.
Political Journalists to the DA: ‘You’re not above criticism, stop being intolerant’
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Political Journalists to the DA: ‘You’re not above criticism, stop being intolerant’

Journalists remind party it will not receive special treatment and will be subjected to same probity test as other political parties in SA.
READ IN FULL: EFF statement on Mkhwebane and state capture inquiry
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READ IN FULL: EFF statement on Mkhwebane and state capture inquiry

‘The EFF calls on public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane to learn to keep quiet; for at times, silence is golden.’
Grace Mugabe loses state security protection – report
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Grace Mugabe loses state security protection – report

University of Zimbabwe lecturer and constitutional law expert Lovemore Madhuku said as first ladies do not have separate security, the move should be viewed as a downgrading and not a withdrawal.
Lindiwe Zulu denied access to Nelson Mandela’s Qunu homestead
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Lindiwe Zulu denied access to Nelson Mandela’s Qunu homestead

Zulu was eventually allowed inside the property after the intervention of ANC chief whip Jackson Mthembu.
WATCH: Zuma supporter forced to wear Ramaphosa T-shirt
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WATCH: Zuma supporter forced to wear Ramaphosa T-shirt

It’s out with the ‘old’ and in with the new. The ANC has changed its paraphernalia to reflect the changes in the party’s leadership.
WATCH: ANC leaders get down to ‘Omunye’
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WATCH: ANC leaders get down to ‘Omunye’

Leaders of the ANC are out in full swing this week as they celebrate 106 years since the party’s historic formation on January 8, 1912.
#TBT WATCH: Zuma says ‘two centres of power could compete in one form or other’
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#TBT WATCH: Zuma says ‘two centres of power could compete in one form or other’

We take a look at what Zuma previously said on the president of the ANC not being the president of the country.
WATCH: Mayihlome Tshwete attempts to explain Ramaphosa’s ‘McDonald’s socks’
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WATCH: Mayihlome Tshwete attempts to explain Ramaphosa’s ‘McDonald’s socks’

Tshwete claims the red stripes represent radical economic transformation, but what about the white stripes?
Grace Mugabe’s record-setting PhD to be investigated
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Grace Mugabe’s record-setting PhD to be investigated

Mrs Mugabe said at the time ‘the language was difficult’ and her thesis was about ‘changing social structure and functions of the family – the emergence of the children’s home.’
GALLERY: ANC’s ‘revolutionary’ cakes
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GALLERY: ANC’s ‘revolutionary’ cakes

The ANC cakes spectacularly, albeit momentarily, stole the limelight from the state capture inquiry debates, the NEC meeting starting today and university walk-ins. Amandla!
WATCH: The vosho accidents you’ll be seeing this season
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WATCH: The vosho accidents you’ll be seeing this season

Deliver our youth from the vosho, for they do not know what they’re doing.
10 reasons rand picked up against the dollar, according to ‘Mama Action’
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10 reasons rand picked up against the dollar, according to ‘Mama Action’

Reason number ten, according to ‘Mama Action,’ is that ‘ii-cupcake is in the oven.’
Absa gets reprimanded for its ‘buy a ring on loan’ campaign
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Absa gets reprimanded for its ‘buy a ring on loan’ campaign

Faced with a barrage of criticism for its ad campaign which social media labelled is ‘in bad taste’, the bank responded that it is sorry that many felt they way they did.
#TBT WATCH: Malema reminds Mbete how Zuma ‘used’ her and how a cow was slaughtered prematurely
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#TBT WATCH: Malema reminds Mbete how Zuma ‘used’ her and how a cow was slaughtered prematurely

Malema told Mbete the ‘poor cow’ she slaughtered had died for no reason as both Zuma and the ANC Women’s League had ditched her to back Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.
‘Owner of R700k alcohol bill,’ says receipt was accidentally leaked to social media
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‘Owner of R700k alcohol bill,’ says receipt was accidentally leaked to social media

A 28-year old man from Durban has claimed a receipt showing hundreds of thousands spent on rare alcohol according to a report.
EFF leaders blast Dubai based Fikile Mbalula for prioritising ‘leisure’ over work
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EFF leaders blast Dubai based Fikile Mbalula for prioritising ‘leisure’ over work

Mbalula responded by saying ‘sensational gossipers’ must be careful not to be left by their wives and reminded others to remember their place.
WATCH: Top 5 moments from fifth Parliament of the Republic of South Africa
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WATCH: Top 5 moments from fifth Parliament of the Republic of South Africa

We’ve rounded up five moments in parliament which left us shocked in 2017.
WATCH: Limpopo #ANC54 delegates sing ‘Zuma wa tsamaya, bohodu bo fedile’
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WATCH: Limpopo #ANC54 delegates sing ‘Zuma wa tsamaya, bohodu bo fedile’

Although security personnel, SAPS and state security agency separated delegates and the media, it was very easy to figure which camp it was based on the music.
Meter taxi drivers unimpressed with #ANC54 tight-fist delegates
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Meter taxi drivers unimpressed with #ANC54 tight-fist delegates

Some drivers said some delegates conducted themselves without decorum when they treated them like a courtesy service to Nasrec.
Social media thinks all Hillary Clinton will say to NDZ is ‘yhuuu amadoda’
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Social media thinks all Hillary Clinton will say to NDZ is ‘yhuuu amadoda’

South African social media is under the impression that Clinton is likely to say ‘yhuuu amadoda’ when she meets NDZ.
VIDEOS: Was everyone allowed to dance except Jacob Zuma at ANC conference?
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VIDEOS: Was everyone allowed to dance except Jacob Zuma at ANC conference?

Former ANC president Jacob Zuma didn’t get a chance to dance as much as he wanted to last night.
WATCH: When DD Mabuza once said CR17 campaign ‘excluded’ him from its events
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WATCH: When DD Mabuza once said CR17 campaign ‘excluded’ him from its events

Speaking to SABC News, Mabuza explained why he had been notably absent during campaign events by the CR17 campaign in Mpumalanga.
ANC midnight voting sends ‘after-dark Twitter’ into a tailspin
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ANC midnight voting sends ‘after-dark Twitter’ into a tailspin

The ANC communications marshals initially informed the media through electronic communication that voting had been halted to this morning.

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