Fri, 16 November, 2018
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Eskom has placed its Executive for the Group Capital Division, Abram Masango, on suspension, it announced on Friday morning.The power utility said it would be launching an investigation into "various allegations of impropriety against him relating to the Kusile Power Station build project".The suspension is with immediate effect."Whilst we recognise his rights to be presumed innocent, however, given the serious nature of the allegations made against him and the seniority of his position in...
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17 Arrested In Saldanha Protests

CAPE TOWN - Ten suspects were arrested on Thursday night on charges of public violence...
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NDPP Interviews To Be Concluded Today

PRETORIA: Two candidates will be interviewed on Friday for the National Director of Public Prosecutions...
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Old Woman Dies After Car Crashes Into Her Bedroom

KIMBERLEY - A 71-year-old Kimberley woman has died after a vehicle smashed through a wall...
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Zuma Expected To File Papers To Halt Further Prosecution

DURBAN - Former President Jacob Zuma wants legal processes in his trial to be halted....
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DA Leader Maimane Sued By Former Councillors For Defamation

CAPE TOWN - The DA says it's better off without its former councillors who are suing...

Land Expropriation Report Adopted, Now What?

South Africa’s taken the first step towards legislating for the expropriation of land without compensation, but...
Malusi Gigaba.

Gigaba’s Resignation As MP Prevents Action By Legislature

Speaker Baleka Mbete has received a letter from President Cyril Ramaphosa on the public protector's...
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Guptas Could Face Criminal Proceedings With Extradition Treaty Between UAE And SA

The controversial Gupta brothers could start feeling the heat following the ratification of two key...
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Missing KZN Girl’s Body Parts Found In Pit Toilet

Almost a week after an 8-year-old KwaZulu-Natal girl was reported missing, her body parts were...
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Mauritania, who have never qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations, are among the 15 countries who could secure places at the 2019 tournament this weekend. The team will be assured of a top-two finish in Group I and qualification if they defeat Botswana in Nouakchott in their penultimate group game.Cameroon qualify automatically as hosts, and Madagascar have secured their place at a Nations Cup for the first time after qualifying last month along with Egypt, Senegal...
Murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Khashoggi Murder: Saudi Prosecutor Demands Death Penalty

Saudi Arabia's chief prosecutor on Thursday demanded the death penalty for five people charged with involvement in the killing of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi,...
Suella Braverman.

Brexit: Third UK Minister Resigns Over Draft Deal

Junior Brexit minister Suella Braverman became the third British government minister to resign on Thursday in protest at a draft withdrawal agreement with Brussels.Braverman said...
Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab resigned from his post over the proposed EU withdrawal agreement.

Brexit Secretary Resigns – Major Setback For Theresa May

British Prime Minister Theresa May suffered a huge blow on Thursday as Dominic Raab quit as her Brexit secretary, saying he "must resign" over...
Prime Minister Theresa May leaving 10 Downing Street after delivering a Brexit statement.

Theresa May In Hot Water Now That Own Party Plots To Kill Brexit Plans

Prime Minister Theresa May is fighting for her political life as a growing revolt from within her own party threatens to derail her Brexit...
Authorities are searching for remains in areas scorched by the California Wildfire.

California Wildfires: 59 dead, 130 Still Missing

The toll in the deadliest wildfires in recent California history climbed to 59 on Wednesday as authorities released a list of 130 people still...
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Thais Outraged By Child Boxer’s Death In Ring

Thais have reacted with shock and anger after a 13-year-old boxer died during a charity bout, reviving calls for a ban on fights between...
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Eritrea Can Now Come Up for AirThe United Nations Security Council voted unanimously to lift sanctions against Eritrea following its thaw in relations with...
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Useful Advice When Buying A Holiday Home – Prioritise Your Own Family’s Needs

The stresses of work, city living and simply the ongoing ‘daily grind’ sees many people looking to realise their dream of owning a holiday...
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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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10% Of Discovery Bank To Be Owned By Black Depositors

Discovery, a financial services group, has thrown its hat into South Africa's competitive banking sector; with plans to open a bank to the public...
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Significant Fuel Price Drop Expected For December

The Automobile Association announced on Thursday that, based on current data, SA motorists could expect ‘massive drops’ in the prices of petrol and diesel...
Standard Bank Jobs

526 Standard Bank Jobs On The Line

South Africa's jobs bloodbath is raging with Standard Bank today announcing that the restructuring of its IT division will see more than 500 workers sacrificed.   Standard...
Hong Kong from Cape Town

You Can Now Fly To Hong Kong On A Direct Flight From Cape Town

Cathay Pacific has celebrated the launch of its non-stop service between Cape Town and Hong Kong. Cathay Pacific Flight CX794, operated by the Airbus...

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The confused person on the radio was not someone typically associated with dodgy reports of extraterrestrial interaction. There were no claims that large-eyed green men crossed the cosmos to turn livestock inside out or...
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