Mon, 19 November, 2018
The Western Cape Education Department (WCED) is urging schools to report unlawful and dangerous transportation to the Traffic Department.On Friday, 12 children were injured in an accident on Baden Powell Drive near the N2 turn-off.The learners were being transported from Mitchells Plain schools to Khayelitsha in a seven-seater Avanza. The driver was arrested for drunk driving.Education MEC spokesperson Jessica Shelver said: “When it comes to the private transportation of learners, the biggest problem we...

ConCourt Dismisses Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s Cost Order Appeal

The Constitutional Court has dismissed former South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s a...
EFF leader Julius Malema.

AfriForum Facebook Petition To Get Support For Privately Prosecuting Julius Malema

Minority rights group AfriForum on Monday posted on Facebook to elicit support from its members to privately...
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Thundershowers, Heavy Rain Expected For Gauteng

JOHANNESBURG - The South African Weather Service says Gauteng residents should brace themselves for thundershowers on Monday...
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Construction Workers Stumble Upon 1.5m Green Mamba

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Momentum Faces Backlash For Declining To Pay R2.4m Claim

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Eskom Says No Possibility Of Load Shedding On Monday

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Teacher Paid Over R1m For Doing Nothing

JOHANNESBURG - A teacher has raked in more than R1million in salary for doing nothing,...
AB Xuma Primary school in Orlando

Former Soweto Patrol Scholar Guard Accused Of Sexually Abusing Pupils Back In Court

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Pastor Timothy Omotoso

Nigerian Pastor Asks Court To Remove Trial Judge

CAPE TOWN – Lawyers for Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso accused of sex trafficking want the...
CNN | As more migrants head toward the US, President Trump threatens a shutdown if a border wall isn't funded.EWN

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California Wildfires: Death Toll At 77

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UK Prime Minister Theresa May.

Replacing Theresa May Won’t Solve Brexit Issues

Theresa May said a challenge to her leadership would be a distraction from negotiating with the European Union, and that any new prime minister...
Muslims in China praying.

City In China Urges Muslims ‘Poisoned By Extremism’ To Turn Themselves In

A city in China's far-western Xinjiang region has ordered people who are "poisoned by extremism, terrorism and separatism", in contact with overseas terror groups...
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Trump Says He ‘Easily’ Answered Russia Probe Questions

President Donald Trump on Friday said he had “very easily” completed his written answers for Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russia’s role in...
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Hockney Sells For $90.3M, Smashes Living Artist Record

A masterful swimming pool painting by British legend David Hockney sold for $90.3 million in New York on Thursday, smashing a new auction record...
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Congolese Doctors are Finally Winning the Battle with Sleeping SicknessThe national programme for the control of African human trypanosomiasis sends out screening teams to...
NPA logo on building.

NDPP Candidates: Get To Know Them

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Debt: South African bank notes

Not All Debt Is Necessarily Bad

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Union Threatens Nationwide Dis-Chem Shutdown Over Wage Dispute

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Useful Advice When Buying A Holiday Home – Prioritise Your Own Family’s Needs

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Facebook Launches New Tools To Assist Young Professionals In SA

Facebook has unveiled new tools and resources to help youth, professionals and entrepreneurs in South Africa access career opportunities, the social networking site announced...

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Nigeria, Uganda, Mali, Morocco Qualify For AFCON

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Idols SA winner Yanga Sobetwa singing during the Idols SA finals.

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