SAHRC calls on SuperSport employees to make submissions on racism allegations

23 February 2019, 6:47 AM
The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) has called on SuperSport employees to make submissions that could help in its investigations into allegations of racism.
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Pienaar quits football 1 March 2018, 8:36 AM

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Morne Morkel to retire after Australia Test series 26 February 2018, 2:03 PM

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