Oliver Ngwenya

Oliver Ngwenya

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Date archive forNovember, 2014
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

    Malema Pushed to the Ground a By Security Guard, Parliamentary Deal Flops

    There was drama on Monday at a venue in Johannesburg North when the leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), Julius Malema was pushed to the ground apparently for refusing to be searched. The firebrand le... Read more »
    By Staff Writer On Monday, November 24th, 2014

    Crown Gospel Music Awards 2014 Winners

    The highly anticipated 7th SABC Crown Gospel Music Awards have come and gone. The awards took place on Sunday at the Durban International Convention Center. Below is a list of winners: Best Gospel Maskandi: M... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

    NPA Responds to Dewani Application For Dismissal

    The state is reported to have filed opposing papers to the application by British businessman, Shrien Dewani to have the case against him thrown out. The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) confirmed that on F... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

    11 Die In Church Stampede in Zimbabwe

    About eleven people are reported to have died in a stampede in Zimbabwe after a church service by Prophet Magaya in a stadium as they fought to exit. Several others were injured in the same stampede which is re... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

    Opposition Parties to Put Pressure on Baleka Mbete

    The opposition parties have indicated that they intend to increase the pressure on Baleka Mbete to step down as speaker of parliament. This was announced by various members of parliament from the opposition par... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, November 16th, 2014

    Bafana Bafana Qualify for AFCON Finals after Beating Sudan 2-1

    It must have been parties galore on Saturday in Durban following South Africa’s national soccer team, Bafana Bafana’s qualification to the AFCON finals which will be hosted by Equatorial Guinea from... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

    Attempted Land Grab By EFF Stopped By Police, Condemned By ANC

    It has been reported in the media that some members of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) in Nellmaphius in Tshwane made an attempt to grab land in what it refers to as the expropriation of land. In response t... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

    NUMSA Expulsion: Seven Other Unions Support Metalworkers

    The plot is definitely thickening in the feud within the labour federation, Congress of South African Trade Unions(COSATU) and its affiliates over the expulsion of one of its feeder unions, National Union of Me... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, November 10th, 2014

    No House Arrest for Oscar: He Has No Ankles!

    Oscar Pistorius may not be eligible for release after ten months as previously stated soon after his sentencing last month because he does not have the ankles on which the tracking device can be attached. This ... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, November 9th, 2014

    COSATU and NUMSA Split: A Real Change in South African Politics

    In what has been described as a tragic event by the ANC, the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU), on Friday voted to oust the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) from the powerful... Read more »