Police task force subdue hostage takers

The four Mangaung prison inmates who held a woman hostage were successfully overpowered by a special police task force, national police commissioner Riah Phiyega announced on Thursday.

The woman, an official of G4S which manages the Mangaung prison, was rescued … Read the rest

Zuma victory is in the bag

President Jacob Zuma’s supporters should focus on life after Mangaung because his victory at the ANC national conference was “sealed”, Cosatu president S’dumo Dlamini boldly claimed in Durban on Sunday.

“It is obvious that Zuma will win at Mangaung. This … Read the rest

Government is trying to silence me: Juju

Expelled ANC Youth League president Julius Malema insisted on Wednesday that money-laundering charges against him were part of a plot to silence him.

“I am aware that senior government officials… have agitated law enforcement authorities to expedite my arrest and … Read the rest

‘We won’t kill whites, just take their land without compensation’ – Julius Malema

According to the Daily Maverick, a Johannesburg website, expelled ANC Youth leader Julius Malema is still campaigning hard in his home province of Limpopo.

Greg Nicolson writes that Malema gave whites a lashing over their continued ownership of farmland. “We … Read the rest