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Estina Didn’t Meet Requirements To Be Part Of Dairy Project: State Capture Inquiry

Free State legislature member Roy Jankielsohn told the state capture inquiry that Gupta-linked company Estina did not meet the requirements to be part of the dairy farm project.Jankielsohn...

Dirco Working With Hanoi To Find Missing SA Teachers In Vietnam

The mother of a South African teacher who's been missing for two months in Vietnam said that she wanted answers.Twenty-three-year-old John Bothma, from Kempton Park, was last seen...

Mkhwebane: Concourt Ruling Will Set Precedent For All Other Public Protectors

The Public Protector's office said that Monday's Constitutional Court ruling against Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane would set a precedent for all other Public Protectors.The apex court upheld the High Court...

Approaching Cold Front Expected To Bring Snow To The Cape

Capetonians should brace themselves for a cold week ahead.This weekend, the Swartberg mountain range, Matroosberg and even parts of Greyton experienced snow.Forecaster at the...

Constitutional Court Dismisses Mkhwebane’s Appeal Against Bankorp Costs Order

The Constitutional Court has dismissed Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s appeal against a personal costs order.It has further criticised her for her conduct in the litigation, including submitting falsehoods to...

Watch: State Capture Inquiry Focuses On Estina Dairy Farm Scandal

The state capture inquiry will hear testimony on the Estina dairy farm scandal.At least R200 million set aside for emerging farmers in Vrede was irregularly paid to Estina,...

State Capture Inquiry To Focus On Estina Dairy Farm Scandal

The state capture inquiry is set to continue on Monday, with its focus now shifting to the Estina dairy farm scandal in the Free State.At least R200 million set aside for emerging...

DA Leader Mmusi Maimane: Parliament To Establish If Ramaphosa Mislead It

Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane said that while President Cyril Ramaphosa was well within his rights to take the Public Protector's report on the urgent review, Parliament must also establish for itself whether he...

All Issues Considered For Ramaphosa Probe Fell Within Mandate- Mkhwebane

Public Protector Advocate Busisiswe Mkhwebane has welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa's decision to take her report that found that he misled Parliament about donations for his African National Congress (ANC) presidential campaign on...
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The SA Reserve Bank's monetary policy committee settled on a rate cut of 25 basis points for the first time since March 2018. They met the expectations...

Will Africa Be Part Of The Fuel Cell Technology Revolution?

Africa has the potential to leapfrog the world to move into clean energy. It also has the commodities to create this future. Will it be part of...

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A Series Of Firsts For Africa At Expo 2020 Dubai

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Zidane A ‘Disgrace’ Over Bale Exit Comments – Agent

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Erasmus Reveals His ‘All Black Hand’

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Cricket World Cup Final Umpire Admits ‘error’

The umpire who awarded England six runs from a freak overthrow in the last over of the World Cup final has admitted he made an "error" and should have given one run...

Philippines Goes Wild For ‘Force At 40’ Pacquiao

Fans in the Philippines on Sunday roared their approval and rose to their feet imitating the punches of Manny Pacquiao as they declared that their idol was still a boxing force at...

Lowry Puts Demons Of Oakmont Behind Him

Shane Lowry believes he is better equipped to defend a four-shot lead at the British Open on Sunday than three years ago when a final round collapse cost him the US Open.

The Expectations Of Being A Mentor

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Lesser Known Safari Parks In Africa

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It's a dangerous job but someone has to be a mamba-catcher. It's mating season for the snakes and males habitually fight over females, that means more snakes invading KwaZulu-Natal homes.But one KwaZulu-Natal snake expert has really had his work cut out for him this month, responding to five callouts from a single house.Snake catcher Nick Evans said he's never had to deal with that...

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Spice Girls Set For Las Vegas Residency?

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UN Tribunal: South Africa Not Cooperating In Arrest Of Genocide Suspect

The chief prosecutor of a UN tribunal on Wednesday accused South Africa of failing to co-operate in the arrest of a fugitive sought over his role in the 1994 Rwanda genocide.

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