Tue, 11 December, 2018
Johannesburg - President Cyril Ramaphosa wants the inquiry into the fitness of advocates Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi to hold office to be held as soon as possible. This is so by early next year, it's concluded.In a notice published in the Government Gazette on November 29, retired Constitutional Court judge Yvonne Mokgoro, who heads the probe, said: “The inquiry is to furnish a report with all supporting documentation to the president by not...

Floyd Shivambu Rubbishes Claims on VBS Home Loan For Parents

JOHANNESBURG – Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) deputy leader Floyd Shivambu has dismissed a report further...

ANC’s Pule Mabe Accused of Sexual Harassment By His PA

JOHANNESBURG - African National Congress (ANC) spokesperson Pule Mabe has been accused of sexual harassment...
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Omotoso Rape Trial Postponed To Early Next Year

The rape trial of controversial pastor Timothy Omotoso has been postponed to early next year....
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Former Soweto Scholar Patrol Guard Faces Judgement In Sex Abuse Case

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Tutu Honoured At TRC Anniversary Dinner

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No Arrests Made Following Shooting At Matric Ball In CT

CAPE TOWN - No arrests have yet been made following a shooting at the Mitchells Plain School...
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Children’s Author Stabbed 14 Times By Man She Tried To Help

Cape Town - A group of residents from Wynberg were due to protest Monday morning...
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EFF’S Shivambu Used Influence To Secure VBS Bank Loan For Parents’ Home – Report

JOHANNESBURG – New information has emerged claiming Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) deputy president Floyd Shivambu used his influence with VBS...

Nuns Steal R7m For Las Vegas Trips, Church Refuses To Pursue Charges

California - An old check allegedly exposed decades of lies.For nearly 28 years, Sister Mary Margaret Kreuper was the principal at St. James Catholic...
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Congolese Doctor Mukwege Heals Injuries Of Sexual Violence Victims

In the Democratic Republic of Congo, they call him "Doctor Miracle" for his surgical skill and dedication in helping women overcome the injuries and...
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Khashoggi’s Last Words Were ‘I Can’t Breath’ According To Report

Jamal Khashoggi's final words were "I can't breathe," CNN said on Sunday, citing a source who has read the transcript of an audio tape of the...

17 Civilians Killed In DR Congo Attacks

Seventeen people have been killed in two attacks by the ADF militant group in the troubled Benin region of the eastern Democratic Republic of...

Sara Netanyahu Grilled On New Fraud Allegation – Report

JERUSALEM - Police were questioning Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s wife Sara on Friday on new suspicions of fraudulently misusing public funds, Israeli media...

Brexit Vote To Go Ahead Despite Report Ministers Seek Delay

LONDON - Parliament’s vote on British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal will go ahead on 11 December, her office said on Thursday, despite...
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The Man behind the Ghana Robotic Academy FoundationAs a young boy, Ashitey Trebi-Ollennu was fascinated by the planes that flew in and out of...

SA Needs To Bail Out Eskom, Says Former Eskom Adviser Rothschild

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Getting your first car? Insurance should be your first consideration. As the year draws to a close, one thing that many South Africans are hopeful...
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Chevron plans to spend $20 billion (R282bn)  next year on oil and natural gas projects, the second-largest U.S. oil producer said on Thursday in...
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EEA’s Koen Vervaeke Speaks On Strengthening Africa-Europe Ties

In September this year, African Union and the European Union initiated the Africa-Europe Alliance for sustainable investment and jobs with the aim to boost...
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How Eskom’s Looming ‘Death Spiral’ Is Threatening SA’s Economy

Bloated by debt, bled by corruption and battered by structurally declining sales, South African power utility Eskom is facing what’s known in the industry...

Transnet Acting CEO Working Hard To Root Out Corruption

CAPE TOWN – Transnet's acting group chief executive Tau Morwe says management is hard at work rooting out corruption within the parastatal.The company is...

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