South Africans 'mostly caring, peaceful'
While rightly expressing outrage at recent acts of violence in the country, South Africans should not lose sight of the fact that the overwhelming majority of their countrymen and women are "peaceful, caring, law abiding citizens", says President Jacob Zuma.
Govt respects media freedom: Motlanthe
Media freedom and access to information had to be secured alongside the responsibility of the government to conduct its work transparently, Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe said during a meeting with South Africa's newspaper editors in Magaliesburg on Friday night.
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