Tue, 18 December, 2018
JMPD Chief David Tembe.
Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) chief David Tembe says the number of motorists arrested for driving drunk increased by over 100 between October and November this year.Tembe is delivering the monthly crime stats in Braamfontein on Tuesday morning.He says the JMPD has been struggling with public drinking.“It’s one of the basic things that we need to deal with because these are the by-laws. I’m going to propose to the city to ensure drinking in...
Traditional initiation.

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...
Advocate Shamila Batohi

High Profile Prosecutions At SARS First Up For New NPA Boss?

PRETORIA – It appears that one of the first and major decisions Advocate Shamila Batohi will be...
crime scene

House Robber Killed In Winston Park Robbery

Durban - A suspected house robber has been killed following a shooting in Winston Park...
Blake Pittaway

No 18th Birthday Bash: Cape Town Teen Uses Money To Set Up Charity For Animals

Celebrating an 18th birthday party usually involves presents and much fanfare. But one Cape Town...
road

37 Killed In Long Weekend Road Accidents In WC

CAPE TOWN - Authorities now say 37 people have died in road crashes over the...
teddy bear

Alleged Baby Killers: Judgment Expected In Baby Daniel Matter

The Women & Men Against Child Abuse (WMACA) said they were hoping for a guilty...
The entrance to the Robben Island museum.

Robben-Island Museum Probe Launched By Arts And Culture Minister

An investigation into Robben Island Museum has been launched by Arts and Culture Minister Nathi...
Bo-Kaap

Mthethwa: ‘Process Underway To Declare Bo-Kaap National Heritage Site’

CAPE TOWN - Minister of Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa says a process is underway...

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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...
Facebook

Facebook Discovers Bug That May Have Affected Up To 6.8 Million Users

Facebook apologised on Friday for a "bug" that may have exposed unposted photos from as many as 6.8 million users over a 12-day period through...
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Samson Ogbole

Africa Top10 News

Aeroponics Set to Lead Nigeria on the Path to Increased Food ProductionSamson Ogbole is trying to solve a problem many aren't aware exists. In...

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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KwaZulu-Natal Seeks To Become SA’s Largest Economic Contributor

On the side-lines of the on-going Intra-Africa Trade Forum in Egypt, CNBC Africa’s Godfrey Mutizwa caught up with Ina Cronje, Chairperson, Trade & Investment...

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Kohli Joins Tendulkar With Six Centuries In Australia

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Liverpool Are The ‘Lucky Ones’ – Mourinho

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Orlando Pirates Disappoint At Home

Former winners Orlando Pirates of South Africa were left fighting for CAF Champions League survival...
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Smalling Extends Man Utd Contract to 2022

Manchester United tied down centre-back Chris Smalling to a new three-and-a-half-year contract on Saturday with...
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SuperSport United ran out comfortable 1-0 winners over Maritzburg United at the Mbombela Stadium on...
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Have you ever wondered why humans are so … gross? We burp, we smell, we sneeze — humans do disgusting things all day long. "Grossology — The Impolite Science of the Human Body," an...
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Cockroaches Put To Work In China

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Jamie Oliver: I Drive A F**** Bus, No More Kids!

He's the proud father of five children with his wife Jools.But Jamie Oliver has revealed he is reluctant to add to his brood – although he also admits that he might not have much...
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From her Emmy award-winning turn as music mogul Loretha ‘Cookie’ Lyon in Empire, to her Oscar-nominated role as Queenie in the Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Taraji P Henson is well known to audiences for playing...
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Clint Eastwood’s ‘Secret’ Daughter Revealed

A big night for veteran actor Clint Eastwood turned out to be a night of unintentional revelations when his secret 64-year-old daughter attended the premiere of his latest movie The Mule on 10 December.Clint...
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Is Social Media Hurting Your Mental Health?

Scrolling through our social media feeds feels like a harmless part of our daily lives. But is it actually as harmless at seems? According to social media expert Bailey Parnell, our growing and unchecked...
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Get Revved Up For Another Spectacular Cape Town Motor...

The Cape Town Motor Show (CTMS) is set to wow the crowds again at GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World from 2-3 March 2019. The show promises two days of fun and excitement with a...
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Short Film On South Africa’s Underage Drinking Challenge #bepartofthechange

The holiday season is upon us and SAB is intensifying its efforts to help reduce the harm caused by the misuse of alcohol with the launch of a short film focusing on preventing underage...
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Located in the KwaZulu-Natal province of South Africa, the Drakensberg Mountains are a popular  getaway for those in search of a memorable family holiday or looking for a r estful getaway.Many resorts, lodges and...
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National Geographic Traveller Lists Zimbabwe In Top 10 ‘Must-See’...

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KZN Enviro Project Wins Strategic CSI Award

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New Government And Industry Partnership To Boost South Africa’s Tourism Industry

In what has been dubbed an unprecedented alliance, key stakeholders in South Africa’s travel and tourism sector are partnering with Amadeus IT Group and...
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Finding The Missing Regulatory Links Of The Innate Immune System

In a groundbreaking study published in Nature Genetics on 10 December 2018, a team of scientists from the University of Cape Town (UCT), the...
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Cape Town Carnival Reveals What Drives Its Creativity

Vuka Ukhanye 2019 awakens dynamism through inclusivity, processes and people The Cape Town Carnival theme for 2019 was the result of brainstorming sessions between participating...
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DA Bowed To Pressure On Affordable Housing For Salt River Site,...

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