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Jesse Hess

CT Police Make A Breakthrough In Jesse Hess Murder Case

CAPE TOWN - Police are apparently closing in on a possible suspect in a double murder.Jesse Hess and her grandfather Chris Lategan were found murdered at their Parow flat earlier this year.Police told Eyewitness...
thulsie twins

Terror Accused Thulsie Twins Expected Back In Court

JOHANNESBURG - The case against the terror accused Thulsie twins is back in the High Court in Johannesburg on Wednesday morning.Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie were arrested in 2016 after they were suspected of planning...
African Development Bank

AfDB Wants More Renewable Energy Projects As AIF Deals Signed

JOHANNESBURG - The African Development Bank will on Wednesday announce all the deals that were signed and promised at this year's Africa Investment Forum (AIF).Bank president Akinwumi Adesina initially said he expected to nearly...
KwaZulu-Natal

In Wake Of Tornado, KZN Warned To Expect More Thunderstorms, Hail & Rain

JOHANNESBURG - While the community of Mpolweni is still trying to assess the damage of the tornado which ripped through their town on Tuesday evening, the South African Weather Service has warned of more...

WATCH: MPs Scrutinise Candidates For Deputy PP Position

CAPE TOWN - Members of Parliament are interviewing candidates for the position of deputy Public Protector. It is the second day of interviews. The interview sessions began on Tuesday. Three candidates are being interviewed today. WATCH: MPs...
eswatini

Eswatini Next To Suspend SA Animal Imports After Foot & Mouth Outbreak

MBABANE - ESwatini has suspended animal imports from neighbouring South Africa for a second time this year following another outbreak of foot and mouth disease, the mountain kingdom’s agricultural ministry said on Tuesday.In January,...
Anoj Singh

Ex-Eskom CFO Anoj Singh Absent From Saica Disciplinary Hearing

JOHANNESBURG - Former Transnet and Eskom CFO Anoj Singh has chosen not to attend the disciplinary hearing brought against him by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (Saica). Singh faces 18 charges over his...
Clanwilliam

Man Accused Of Killing Allison Plaaitjies To Apply For Bail

CAPE TOWN - A Clanwilliam man accused of murdering his girlfriend is expected to apply for bail on Wednesday.Phillip April was apprehended shortly after Allison Plaaitjies' body was found in her apartment last month.April...
eskom

Eskom Will Only Implement Load Shedding ‘If Anything Unexpected Happens’

JOHANNESBURG - Eskom said it was not ruling out the possibility of implementing load shedding on Monday, despite having enough generation capacity.The electricity supplier said its system remained constrained since Thursday’s power cuts.The cash-strapped...
patrick shai

Patrick Shai To Lay Complaint Against Police After Being Shot In Soweto Protest

JOHANNESBURG - Local actor Patrick Shai said police should have arrested him for public disorder in Dobsonville on Monday instead of opening fire on him multiple times with rubber bullets.Shai was in Soweto where...
Madikizela

Why Bonginkosi Madikizela Withdrew From DA Leadership Race

CAPE TOWN – Democratic Alliance (DA) Western Cape leader Bonginkosi Madikizela said he would not lead the party at a national level just yet.Madikizela had indicated his intention to run for the post vacated...
hawks

Hawks Investigator Christina Stemmet Found Dead In Table View Home

CAPE TOWN - A Hawks investigator has been shot dead inside her home in Table View, Cape Town, on Sunday night.The motive is under investigation, but a preliminary probe has ruled out links to...
Gray

Businessman Allan Gray Dies At 81

JOHANNESBURG - The founder of leading asset management company Allan Gray has died.Gray – who gave the firm his name – died after suffering a heart attack in Bermuda over the weekend.The 81-year-old founded...
Springboks

Springboks Back On The Road After Bus Breaks Down

CAPE TOWN - The Springboks are back on the road in the Western Cape after their open-top tour bus broke down briefly on Monday.However, motorists were probably not too upset, and some people could...
Ramaphosa

It’s Time For Africa To Produce More Of Its Own Products, Says Ramaphosa

JOHANNESBURG - President Cyril Ramaphosa said it was time for Africa to start manufacturing more of its own products, using the continent’s resources.He said the continent should break away from the past.The president opened...