The following are news highlights in South African major media outlets on Saturday.

— The rand traded stronger against the U.S. dollar during European trade on Friday.

The South African currency regained traction after sustaining earlier losses due to a broad selloff in emerging market currencies.(Business Report)

— African National Congress (ANC) head of elections Fikile Mbalula is in talks with investigators of the Zondo Commission into state capture.

The former sports and police minister said on Friday he is ready to testify — with or without a lawyer.(eNCA)

— The African National Congress (ANC) said on Friday that its decision to hold three major events in KwaZulu-Natal Province, which is still reeling from crippling political killings and factionalism, will help unite, heal wounds and strengthen the party.

The three events include National List conference, the January 8 statement and ANC Manifesto launch.(South African Broadcasting Corporation) Enditem


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