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BritinAfrica November 23rd, 2011

CAPE TOWN (AFP) - South Africa's parliament Tuesday approved a state secrets bill that sparked an outcry that it will threaten democracy and prevent exposure of corruption by investigative journalists.

The bill was approved in a 229-107 vote, with the ruling African National Congress (ANC) using its hefty majority in the National Assembly to muscle it through.

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By 84RFK on November 23rd, 2011
Seems like Africa wins, again...
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