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Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba on Wednesday revealed that he had been informed that a cash-in-transit (CIT) suspect is an employee of the ANC and even worse, one which works at the party’s headquarters Luthuli House.
On 18 July 2018 South Africans proudly celebrate what would have been the 100th birthday of Nelson Mandela - a beacon of justice and hope for many. We take a brief look at the life and trials of Rolihlahla Nelson Mandela.
The prison guard who guarded Mandela said he was happy Madiba was still being honoured. “I feel very happy that they’re still recognising Mandela. He was my prisoner for many years, I guarded him on Robben Island and Pollsmoor,."
Graca Machel, the widown of the late Nelson Mandela, addressed the large crowd that gathered for the annual Nelson Mandela Lecture at the Wanderers Stadium in Illovo, and Briefly decided to gather five of her best quotes.
The EFF has lashed out at the ANC after the ruling party suggested that it should receive at least 60% of the coverage on the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) due to it having a 62% majority in Parliament.
Social media users were not impressed with President Cyril Ramaphosa taking his brothers-in-law with him on his trip to the Middle East. Some suggested Ramaphosa is getting away with more than his predecessor, Jacob Zuma, did.
BLF leader Andile Mngxitama tweeted some questioning statements around President Ramaphosa’s recent trip to Dubai. The President was accompanied by his two brother’s-in-law on the trip that raised questions for the leader.
In a recent interview, JT Medupe stated he has been left emotionally drained after preparing for his role as Jacob Zuma in the theatre adaption of Redi Tlhabi's book Khwezi. He says preparing for the role has been hard work.
Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe founded the Pan Africanist Congress and inspired the anti-pass protests in March 1960. Although the apartheid regime tried to erase his contribution to the struggle, his legacy endures.
Former Sports minister of South Africa, Fikile Mbalula is back in Russia. He took to his social media account to share a photo of himself touching down in the World Cup host country for the semifinals between England and Croatia.
Social media users had a lot to say after photographs emerged on Twitter, which showed the presidential protection service accompanying former South African head of state Jacob Zuma to his son's trial on Thursday.
Court papers have revealed that Ashok Narayan served as an adviser to the then Free State premier Ace Magashule when the initial plans for the establishment of the infamous Vrede dairy farm project were first drawn up.
South Africans took to social media to share their views on the current head of state and his family. According to tweeps Cyril Ramaphosa and his family, which included Patrice Motsepe, is running the show in the country.
The South African National Biodiversity Institute recently unveiled a memorial and educational site for late anti-apartheid struggle hero, Walter Sisulu. Briefly.co.za highlights four things South Africans remember about him.
ANC secretary-general and former Free State premier Ace Magashule could soon be embroiled in yet another tender scandal. Fresh allegations have emerged which claim his daughter and brother benefited from being connected.
Social media user called upon South African health minister Aaron Motsoaledi to pay attention to the deteriorating conditions of state-owned hospitals. This follows photos of the Seshego Hospital was shared on Twitter.
South Africans came together to support the #100MenMarch on Tuesday, which aimed to create awareness of the negative impact abuse on women and children have on the society. Briefly took a look at those who participated.
Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane has written a letter to President Cyril Ramaphosa about the cost of living which he describes as ‘spiralling out of control' and says it is a war against the poorest of the poor.
Friends of Vusi Zuma remembered him at his funeral. They referred to him as a kind and caring soul. It is clear he was well-liked. Vusi passed away recently after a long struggle with autoimmune disease Lupus. He was 25.
South Africans took to social media to debate whether the EFF and ANC had so little faith in black people’s competency to own land, that they felt it was necessary to appoint a chief or government to look after their land.
Professor Thuli Madonsela wrote on social media that those who steal from the poor should have a special place reserved for them in hell. And, although many agreed with her, they soon accused her of covering for those crooks.
A young man received praise for his wise words during a hearing over land reform. What made his video exceptional was he is a white man fighting to give back the land to its rightful owners. Tweeps soon dubbed him a hero.
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