Suspended South African Revenue Service (Sars) Commissioner Tom Moyane will not be prosecuted for allegedly assaulting a 17-year-old girl due to a lack of evidence. The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) confirmed its decision to News24. Moyane was accused of assaulting his son's girlfriend last month. Cynthia Masina opened a case against Moyane in June, accusing him of kicking and tackling her 17-year-old daughter. In a medical report seen by Eyewitness News, doctors at Helen Joseph hospital concluded that the...

Housing, Alleviating Traffic Congestion Still Priority

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Cele Reveals Former ANC Employee Linked to Other Crimes

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Obama Calls on the World to be Madiba’s Legacy

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The View From Inside the Wonderboom Plane Crash

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It’s Mandela Day Everyday at Ronald McDonald House & Children’s Hospital

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11-million-ton Glacier Threatens Greenland Village

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How WhatsApp Helped Turn a Village into a Mob

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Xi Jinping Heads to Africa to Clinch China’s Hold Over the Continent

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U.S. Intelligence Documents on Nelson Mandela Made Public

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Economists Expect Interest Rate to Remain Unchanged

The South African Reserve Bank is set to announce its decision on interest rates on Thursday afternoon with a number of key factors expected to play...

Gold Producers Offer Single-Digit Pay Hikes to Unions

South African gold producers said they had offered annual wage increases of up to 6.5% to miners and up to 4.5% for skilled workers,...
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Brexit Causing Unsettling Times in the UK – How Will This Affect South Africa?

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Treasury Expects Review on VAT Zero-Rated Items

Treasury says it expects a report from a review panel on VAT zero-rated items by the end of the month. The Finance Department has published two draft...

Unions to Take Latest Eskom Wage Offer to Members

There appears to be progress at the Eskom wage talks, with unions now saying that the power utility has presented two wage agreement proposals. Both options are...

EU, Japan Sign World’s Biggest Free-Trade Deal

One of the world’s biggest free-trade deals has been agreed between the European Union and Japan. The agreement covers nearly a third of the world’s economic output...

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Sam Warburton Announces Shock Retirement

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Root Century Seals England Series Win Over India

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Wenger Says he Regrets Staying at Arsenal for 22 Years

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Anderson Feels he ‘belongs’ at the Top

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Bolt Poised for Surprise Trial with Aussie Football Club

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Thierry Henry Quits TV to Focus on Coaching

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Thabang Moroe Appointed CSA Boss

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France Set For Heroes’ Welcome

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Early Alzheimer’s Diagnostics Gets A $30M Push

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Mandela: 100 Years Undefeated

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Spur 100% Behind Breastfeeding in Restaurant

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