CAPE TOWN: The MyCiti strike enters its second week on Monday morning as the workers said they will descend on the Civic Centre.This is despite the City saying it obtained an urgent interdict against the striking workers, preventing them from intimidating, harassing or assaulting MyCiTi passengers and staff, or damaging MyCiTi stations, depots or buses.Last week, two female bus drivers were allegedly held hostage by their fellow striking colleagues. MyCiTi bus driver Patrick Mabindisa...

We Won’t Tolerate Editorial Interference – SABC

The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) says any external or internal interference in its editorial...

MTN Set To Challenge Nigerian Court Decision

MTN looks set to challenge in court the Nigerian Central Bank’s demand to pay $8.1...

Mabuza Plans To Use Health Summit As Springboard

Deputy President David Mabuza says his office plans to use the outcomes of the Health...

Limpopo Premier To Visit Families Of Deceased From N1 Crash

Following a deadly crash in Limpopo which claimed the lives of 26 people, Premier Stanley...

1 Person Killed In Khayelitsha Shack Fire

One person has died after a fire broke out in Khayelitsha in the early hours...

Kingon Expresses Full Support For Nugent Commission

Acting South African Revenue Services Commissioner Mark Kingon has expressed his and the organisation’s full...

Health Department Expresses Concern Over Fatalities On N1

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Saps Officers Pooled Together To Restore Order

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Condolences For Limpopo Crash Victims’ Families

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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

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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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Hair by Susy and OkayAfrica Present 'Lady,' a Celebration of Women, Hair and IndividualityCheck out the beautiful images in the new book, 'Lady,' by celebrity hair stylist, Susy Oludele, which celebrate black hair in...
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Africa Shifting to Renewables

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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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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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Liverpool Beat Huddersfield

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Cristiano Ronaldo scored but wasteful Juventus had to settle for a 1-1 stalemate at home...
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Is the ‘D Factor’ Personality Trait Behind All the Evil in the World

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SA Teen Wins Young Wildlife Photographer Of The Year

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