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Malema ‘thrown out’ for 5 years

By Marc Davies ANC Youth League President Julius Malema has been suspended from the ANC and removed as youth league party president after being found guilty of “sowing divisions” within the ruling party. Malema has 14 days in which to appeal the ruling, following which he will be forced to …

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USA pledges to leave Iraq

By Yonela Zondani The Baltimore Sun recently  reported  that the announced  military withdrawal from Iraq  will be completed by the end of this year.  The American newspaper suggests that President  Obama made his decision after Iraqi politicians begged and pressurised America to let the soldiers go.

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South Africans left in Libya

By Sibulele Mabusela 19 South Africans are left stranded in Libya following the chaos that surrounded the death of former Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi. According to reports on Independent Online, an evacuation plan is being put into place to get the men out of Libya as they “are desperate to …

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Zuma fires ministers; reshuffles cabinet

By Matthew Kynaston President Jacob Zuma fired two underperforming ministers on Monday, as well as suspending national police commissioner General Bheki Cele. Public Works Minister Gwen Mahlangu-Nkabinde and Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Sicelo Shiceka were both shown the door amidst allegations of corruption.

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