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We’ve seen people being fed grass and snakes and made to drink petrol – all in the name of religion. This kind of behaviour could be a thing of the past if the Commission for the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Cultural, Religious and Linguistic Communities has its way. It has launched a nationwide probe into the conduct of bogus churches.
SABC chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng is fixated on regulating journalists. In the space of a few days, he twice called for regulation – at a breakfast debate and in Parliament. This prompted his employer, the public broadcaster, to issue a release distancing itself, saying Cloudy was speaking in his personal capacity.