Tue, 18 December, 2018
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International Relations Minister Lindiwe Sisulu on Tuesday appealed to South Africans travelling across borders, particularly to China, to verify if their travel documents and visas are adequate, before making the trips.She made the remarks as seven South African citizens, including 19-year-old Tristan-Lee Niemand, were released from prison in China's Jiangsu Province, and now face deportation, having completed their detention periods.“I am happy that the ordeal is over for the families. Again, we urge our...
The runaway fire in St Francis Bay.

Residents Evacuated Over Runaway Fire In St Francis Bay

The Kouga Municipality in the Eastern Cape has ordered residents of St Francis Bay to...
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Gauteng Road Accidents Claim 33 Lives During Long Weekend

At least 33 people died in 31 road accidents in Gauteng over the long weekend,...
Collins Letsoalo

Letsoalo To Sue Sunday Times, Prasa For R20m

Former Passenger Rail Agency of SA (Prasa) acting CEO Collins Letsoalo said on Tuesday he...
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SIU Finds Irregularity In R185m Tender At SABC

A Special Investigating Unit (SIU) preliminary investigation has found evidence of irregularities in the awarding...
Minister of Basic Education Angie Motshekga.

Minister Of Education Approves Task Team To Overhaul History Curriculum

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has approved the reappointment of a history ministerial task team to...
Tristan-Lee Niemand is among the 7 South Africans detained in China on visa irregularities who will be released.

Dirco: South Africans Detained In China Have Been Released

The International Relations Department says that seven South Africans detained in China on visa irregularities...
JMPD Chief David Tembe.

Public Drinking By-Laws To Be Reviewed – JMPD

Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) chief David Tembe says the number of motorists arrested for...
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NPA To Intervene As Initiation Deaths Rise Dramatically

With initiate deaths rising dramatically only halfway through the summer initiation season, the Eastern Cape...
Collins Letsoalo at Monday's press briefing.

Former Acting Prasa CEO Claims To Have Received Death Threats

Former acting CEO of the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) Collins Letsoalo says...

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Russian Interference With 2016 US Elections More Widespread Than Previously Thought

Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential election on social media was more widespread than previously thought and included attempts to divide Americans by...
British Prime Minister Theresa May.

May Sticks By Her Brexit Deal Rejecting Second Referendum

British Prime Minister Theresa May is pressing on with her deal to leave the European Union, her spokesman said on Monday, rejecting calls for...
Zimbabwean dollars.

Zimbabwe’s Inflation Through The Roof

Zimbabwe’s year-on-year inflation rate for November has risen to 31.01 percent, gaining 10.16 percentage points from the October rate, which stood at 20.85 percent,...
Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

UN Demands ‘Credible’ Probe Into Khashoggi’s Murder

UN chief Antonio Guterres called Sunday for a "credible" probe into journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder in Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul."It is absolutely essential...
Officials are searching through debris found on the sea floor after a Lion Air plane crashed into the sea.

Lion Air To Resume Search For Victims, Missing Black Box

Lion Air announced Monday it was funding a multi-million dollar search effort using a Dutch company for the second black box and missing victims...
US President Donald Trump.

Trump Under Scrutiny In Multitude Of Investigations

Investigations now entangle Donald Trump's White House, campaign, transition, inauguration, charity and business. For Trump, the political, the personal and the deeply personal are...
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Uganda's First Artificial Intelligence Lab

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Uganda's First Artificial Intelligence LabHoused at Makerere University, lab technicians examine blood samples suspected of containing malaria parasites or the bacteria that causes tuberculosis...
African Union President Paul Kagame at High Level Forum Africa-Europe

Kagame: Africa Is A Source Of Opportunity Not Risk

Rwandan and African Union (AU) President Paul Kagame says it’s time for Europe and Africa to forge a new mutually beneficial relationship and that perceptions about...

Don’t Blow The Christmas Bonus! Smart Tips For Using The Extra Cash

With the yo-yoying rand, fluctuating petrol prices and tough financial times, many consumers are looking forward to some respite with the promise of end-of-year...
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A Look Back Into The Year 2018: An Entrepreneur’s Perspective

As 2018 draws to an end and move into 2019, CNBC Africa takes one last look back at the year from an entrepreneur's perspective....
Le Boulevard In uMhlanga Ridge

Grand Opening Of New Luxury Apartment Building, Le Boulevard In uMhlanga Ridge

With sales of R150 million to date, only 52 out of the total of 143 apartments are still available for purchase in the brand...
Restaurants

How Can Restaurants Survive A Tough Season & 2019 Economic Climate?

Businesses in South Africa are grappling against the rising cost of living and the state of the economy. Even the country’s thriving foodie scene...
2018 in golden letters

2018 In Numbers

Just like that 2018 is almost at its end. Here are some of the numbers that stood out in the year that was.R12.45/$ The starting...

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