Acting South African Revenue Services Commissioner Mark Kingon has expressed his and the organisation’s full support for the Nugent Commission of Inquiry.Kingon made the remarks during his submission at the commission’s public hearings in Pretoria on Friday.The acting commissioner announced numerous interventions to turn the organisation around after four tumultuous years under suspended commissioner Tom Moyane.Evidence leader advocate Carol Steinberg read out a legal opinion expressed by an attorney hired by Sars executive Luther...

Health Department Expresses Concern Over Fatalities On N1

The Health Department in Limpopo has expressed concern over the prevalence of mass fatality accidents...

Saps Officers Pooled Together To Restore Order

Police bosses say officers with varying levels of expertise have been pooled together to restore...

Condolences For Limpopo Crash Victims’ Families

MOOKGOPONG: Police are investigating the accident that claimed 27 lives outside Modimolle in Limpopo on...
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Mcebo Dlamini Accuses Govt Of Abusing Legal Resources By Prosecuting Him

Fee Must Fall campaigner Mcebo Dlamini says the state is abusing its legal resources by...
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Anti Gang Unit Claims 19 Arrests At Cape Flats Area

Police Minister Bheki Cele is checking up on progress following the deployment of the anti-gang...

Alan Winde’s Putting Plans Together to Make Western Cape ‘ A Safer Place’

Western Cape Community Safety MEC elect Alan Winde wants to slam the brakes on rampant...

Kingon Apologises For Sars Not Living Up To Own Values

South African Revenue Service acting Commissioner Mark Kingon has offered an unreserved apology to the...

Hawks Arrest 2 For Illegal Distribution of Medicine Worth R1m

The Hawks have arrested two people for distributing illegal medicine. The substances seized are worth...

Thousands of Land Claims Go To Concourt

JOHANNESBURG: Thousands of land claimants are taking government back to court for failing to process...
Saudi Arabia said on Saturday that journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in a fight inside its Istanbul consulate and said it had fired two senior officials over the incident, giving an account that US President Donald Trump said was credible.Saudi Arabia’s acknowledgement that Khashoggi died came after two weeks of denials and growing demands from Western allies for an explanation over Khashoggi’s disappearance, which galvanized a global outcry and prompted some US lawmakers to call...
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Crimea Mourns Victims Of Mass Shooting, Survivors Describe Horrific Scene

Hundreds of residents in the Crimean port city of Kerch commemorated on Friday the victims of a college mass shooting in which an armed...
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UK Woman Faces Death Penalty In Malaysia If Convicted Of Husband’s Murder

A British expat was arrested on Thursday on suspicion of murdering her husband at their luxury villa on a Malaysian holiday island.Samantha Jones, 51,...

Cape Doctor in Australia Accused of Peeping Under Women’s Skirts

A Cape Town doctor working in Australia has been accused of peeping under women’s skirts in a shopping mall.Mohamed Zaahid Pandie, 44, who is...
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Ethiopia’s PM Says Soldiers Who Marched On Palace Sought To ‘Abort Reforms’

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Thursday that soldiers who marched on his palace last week had had “nefarious aims” to stop reforms...
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Mnangagwa’s Been Wooing Zimbabwe’s White Sports Heroes. Here’s Why

Sport in general, and particularly gifted sports people, have been known to rouse feelings of national unity. In the process, they instil a sense...
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The World’s Longest Sea Bridge Is Considered A ‘White Elephant’

China has finally announced the opening ceremony for the world's longest sea bridge, which will connect Hong Kong, Macau and the mainland, but critics...
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A Blow to the "Zimbabwe is Open for Business" CampaignAfrica’s leading non-banking financial services group, Imara, has postponed its Zimbabwe investment conference to June 2019 because of that country’s fickle economy. The conference was...
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Rand Softer After U.S. Fed’s Minutes; Stocks Fall

South Africa’s rand retreated on Thursday as minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve’s September meeting striking a hawkish tone bolstered the dollar and dampened...
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Government Getting Ready For SA Investment Conference

Confirmed attendees for next week's South Africa Investment Conference - government's attempt to unlock investment to grow the local economy and create jobs -...
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South Africans Not The Only Ones Suffering From Economic Slump

South Africans aren’t the only ones struggling through the country’s economic slump.The fortunes of Lesotho, Namibia, and Eswatini, formerly known as Swaziland, are beholden...
Former SARS Commissioner Tom Moyane listens during his hearing in Sandton Johannesburg.

Nugent: Recommendation To Remove Moyane Is Final

Retired Judge Robert Nugent has told the commission on Thursday morning that his recommendation that South African Revenue Service Commissioner Tom Moyane be removed...
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At Facebook, Public Funds Join Push To Remove Zuckerberg As Chairman

Four major U.S. public funds that hold shares in Facebook Inc on Wednesday proposed removing Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg as chairman following several...
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Facebook Makes Reality TV Its New Weapon For Web Supremacy

Facebook said Wednesday it was reviving the pioneering MTV reality show The Real World as its secret weapon to lure viewers away from YouTube.The social media...

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Bankrupt Union Loses SARU Membership

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Western Province head coach John Dobson is expecting the Blue Bulls to show some improvement...
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Higuain Not Bitter Despite Juve Trading Up With Ronaldo

AC Milan striker Gonzalo Higuain said on Thursday he was not bitter despite being "kicked...
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Fulham Owner Khan Withdraws Offer To Buy Wembley

Shahid Khan has withdrawn his controversial offer to buy London's Wembley Stadium, the American businessman...
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A team of trained birds will really clean up at a French theme park, where they will collect and discard cigarette butts and other bits of trash.Six rooks — a type of bird in...
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SA Teen Wins Young Wildlife Photographer Of The Year

Sixteen-year-old South African Skye Meaker was this week named Young Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2018 at a ceremony at the Natural History Museum, London, which runs the international competition.Skye won the award for his charming portrait...
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David Beckham: Marriage Not Always Smooth Sailing

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Africa Breaking Into The International Film Industry Sheds A New Light On The Continent

The European Film Market's Jana Wolff says negative perceptions of Africa have changed as the continent's film industry continues to make inroads into the international market.Speaking at the Cape Town International Film Market and...
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How To Set A Realistic Monthly Food Budget And...

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Travel To Kenya: Tourists Prefer Conservation To Luxury

The Masai Mara has fuelled African fantasies for years and without the shadow of a doubt, its wildebeest-spotted savannahs are the attractions of what a star-studded region as it became one of the wonders...
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CAPE TOWN - The City of Cape Town is soon to deploy a new rail enforcement unit.Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) says...
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Joburg Film Festival To Create Platforms For Engagement With Industry Leaders

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It’s Your Last Chance To Make The Most Of The 2018...

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TOKARA’s Flagship Red Strikes Double Gold At 6 Nations Challenge

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Opinion: Vaping The Double-edged Sword For Tobacco Companies

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Combatting Malnutrition Through Social Entrepreneurship

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Tourism Vital To Sustain South Africa’s Game Reserves

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