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23 January 2018 03:43 (South Africa)
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ZANews: Zuma, De Villiers, and Percy Montgomery's hair

  • Alex Eliseev
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    Alex Eliseev

    Dubbed a "troublemaker" for his investigative work, Alex Eliseev is also an award-winning hard news journalist who has reported from Haiti, Japan and Libya. Currently an Eyewitness News reporter, he's worked for South Africa's top newspapers, including The Star and Sunday Times. To quench the thirst of his soul, he writes human-interest features. He also collects shirts with birds on them. 

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South Africa's favourite new puppets take the internetwaves to skewer the famous and the mighty.

It's the news show you could mistake for satire: ZANews. In this edition it ponders the big issues, like whether a bad hair day is punishment enough for Percy Montgomery and what the chances are that the chicken wing could oust the left wing as the dominant force in Tripartite politics.

  • Alex Eliseev
    AlexEliseev
    Alex Eliseev

    Dubbed a "troublemaker" for his investigative work, Alex Eliseev is also an award-winning hard news journalist who has reported from Haiti, Japan and Libya. Currently an Eyewitness News reporter, he's worked for South Africa's top newspapers, including The Star and Sunday Times. To quench the thirst of his soul, he writes human-interest features. He also collects shirts with birds on them. 

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