It’s been quite the week and there were many topics South Africans needed clarity on, from the former KZN mayor and new national beauty queen. Of course our one-stop place is Google.
PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA – AUGUST 09: Miss SA 2019 Zozibini Tunzi during the Miss South Africa 2019 beauty pageant grand finale at the Time Square Sun Arena on 9 August 2019 in Pretoria, South Africa. Photo by Gallo Images/Frennie Shivambu
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Epstein, a convicted pedophile who befriended numerous politicians and celebrities over the years, was found unresponsive in his cell at the Metropolitan Correctional Center from “an apparent suicide”.
A New York Medical Examiner’s car is parked outside the Metropolitan Correctional Center where financier Jeffrey Epstein was being held, on 10 August 2019, in New York. Epstein has committed suicide in prison while awaiting trial on charges that he trafficked underage girls for sex, officials and media reported Saturday, sparking an FBI investigation. Photo: AFP/Don Emmert
The news followed the ANC’s KZN provincial working committee’s recommendation for her dismissal was carried out.
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The Educators Union of South Africa has since called for Mhlanga’s suspension.
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