ANC in KZN warming up to Mbeki after hostile history

After being booed in KwaZulu-Natal in 2006 following political tensions with his then fired deputy, Jacob Zuma, the province is warming up to former president, Thabo Mbeki. 

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De Klerk Foundation apologises, retracts statement on criminality of apartheid

Former President FW de Klerk has retracted and apologised for his statement on the criminality of the apartheid system.

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De Klerk will not be allowed to distort history: Mathale

Deputy Minister of Police, Cassel Mathale joined others including political parties and the Desmond and Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation in condemning FW De Klerk’s remarks.

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WATCH: Dr Neil Aggett Inquest, 17 February 2020

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The inquest into anti-apartheid activist Neil Aggett’s death continues in the High Court in Johannesburg on Monday. Aggett was found hanging inside his cell on February 5, 1982.

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Government reluctant to commemorate Sobukwe’s role during apartheid: APC

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The African People’ Convention (APC) says the current government is reluctant to commemorate the role played by Robert Sobukwe during the apartheid era.

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De Klerk says he did not know apartheid was a crime: Mbeki

Former President Thabo Mbeki says former deputy president FW De Klerk was not aware of a convention that declared apatheid a crime against humanity. 

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EFF threatens to heighten “militant protests” against De Klerk

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has threatened to heighten what it calls “militant protests” against former president F.W De Klerk if the ANC and government continue to include him in public events.

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Eastern Cape ANC fully behind party president Ramaphosa

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The African National Congress (ANC) in the Eastern Cape says it is fully behind party president, Cyril Ramaphosa, amid rumours about an attempt to remove him at the upcoming National General Council of the party.

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Makhura confident decision on e-tolls will be favourable to province

Gauteng Premier and African National Congress provincial chairperson, David Makhura, says he’s confident that the decision on e-tolls will be favourable to the province.

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ANC calls on government to make it illegal to deny apartheid was a crime against humanity

The African National Congress has called on government to make illegal, any claims that apartheid was not a crime against humanity.

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De Klerk Foundation statement deliberate attempt to incite racial hatred: ANC

The ANC has condemned the statement issued by the foundation of former deputy president FW De Klerk, as a clear and deliberate attempt to incite racial hatred in the country.

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