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SOUTH AFRICA NEEDS ‘CLOSED’ BORDERS, TIGHTER IMMIGRATION CONTROL, SAYS DA

The ANC has failed to secure SA’s national borders, says the party, as it ramps up its anti-illegal immigration campaign ahead of 2019 elections SA’s borders should be “closed” and

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SOUTH AFRICA’S DEMOCRATIC ALLIANCE PLAYS POPULIST IMMIGRATION CARD

As elsewhere in the world, migration is increasingly at the centre of South Africa’s public and political debate. For the first time, the country’s official opposition party, the Democratic Alliance

DA TARGETS “UNDOCUMENTED” IMMIGRANTS IN A BID TO WIN GAUTENG

The DA’s secret plan to win votes in Gauteng, which is expected to be the most hotly contested province in the national general elections next year, involves a sharp focus

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INTEGRATE FOREIGNERS INTO LOW-COST HOUSING PROGRAMMES: RESEARCHERS

Researchers have proposed that local governments integrate foreign nationals into their low-cost housing programmes. Matthew Wilhelm-Solomon‚ lecturer at the University of Witwatersrand’s department of social anthropology‚ said the provision of

ANC SEEKS LEGAL HELP TO ENSURE HERMAN MASHABA NO CONFIDENCE MOTION GOES AHEAD

JOHANNESBURG – The African National Congress (ANC) says it is seeking legal assistance to ensure a vote of no confidence against Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba still goes ahead and is

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JOBURG MAYOR HERMAN MASHABA ALLOCATES 60% OF BUDGET ON PRO-POOR PROGRAMMES

JOHANNESBURG – Joburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says 60% of the city’s budget will be spent on pro-poor programmes. Mashaba delivered his first State of the City Address at the Johannesburg

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HELE ZILLE APOLOGIZES FOR ‘DEFENDING COLONIALISM’

A high-profile South African politician has apologized after defending aspects of colonialism. Helen Zille, the former leader of the opposition Democratic Alliance (DA), posted a series of messages on social