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Mixed Reaction To SAHRC’s Findings On Malema Statements

JOHANNESBURG – There’s been mixed reaction to the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC)’s findings that Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF)’s leader Julius Malema’s statements about white and Indian people do not constitute hate speech.Lobby...

CT Family Members Living In Fear After Relative Killed For Refusing To Join Gang

CAPE TOWN - The family of a Delft father who was shot dead in front of his children say they're still receiving death threats.Alleged gangsters told them that...

OUTA: Govt Must Clarify Future Of Failed E-toll System

JOHANNESBURG - The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) says the government needs to clarify what the latest development around e-toll debt means for the future of the failed system.The roads...
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What The New Sars Commissioner Edward Kieswetter Has Planned

CAPE TOWN – Newly announced Sars commissioner Edward Kieswetter says he’s under no illusion and is aware that he faces a huge task.Kieswetter made the comments during an interview on...
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New Sars Commissioner Appointed

PRETORIA - President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed Edward Kieswetter as the new commissioner of the South African Revenue Service (Sars)Ramaphosa made the appointment on the recommendation of the...
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SA Search Team Deployed To Zim To Retrieve Bodies After Cyclone Idai

HARARE - A team of South Africans with trained dogs is in Zimbabwe to search for bodies nearly two weeks after parts of the country were devastated by Cyclone Idai.

R134,1m Is The Number Metrorail Has Paid For Damages Over Past Year In WC

CAPE TOWN - Metrorail says 12 months after implementing additional security measures it has made 347 arrests in the province.The rail operator held a media briefing on Wednesday, where it...
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SA Woman Detained In China For Almost 8 Months Will Be Home Soon

CAPE TOWN - An East London woman who's been detained in China for nearly eight months is expected to head back to South Africa next week.Estelle Lotter and...

Mbete Denies DA Request To Reconvene Parly To Address Eskom Power Crisis

CAPE TOWN - A request by the Democratic Alliance (DA) for Parliament to reconvene to try and address the power crisis has been denied.National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete has refused...

Duduzane Zuma Set To Argue Porsche 911 Prone To Losing Control In Wet Weather

JOHANNESBURG - Evidence submitted by Duduzane Zuma’s defence team suggests that he will argue that his Porsche is prone to losing grip in wet road conditions and that he was not driving recklessly...
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PIC To Continue Plan To Recover Ayo Funds, Says CIPC Notice Was Irrational

JOHANNESBURG - The Public Investment Corporation (PIC) says it will continue with its plans to recover funds it invested in Ayo Technology Solutions, but says that the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC) had made an irrational decision...

Venter: Watson Threatened To Terminate My Services If I Didn’t Do As Told

JOHANNESBURG - Former Bosasa auditor Peet Venter says that he never questioned CEO Gavin Watson’s instructions about dodgy payments to a number of people, including President Cyril Ramaphosa's son.Venter told the...

Ramaphosa: ANC Irrevocably Committed To Empowerment Of Women

JOHANNESBURG - President Cyril Ramaphosa has assured the Hellenic, Italian and Portuguese communities in South Africa that issues of gender equality are being addressed to ensure that there is no discrimination.
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CT Child (4) Among 2 Killed In Shooting

CAPE TOWN - A four-year-old girl and a 44-year-old man believed to be the child’s family member have been shot and killed in Uitsig.Police have opened a double...
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Duduzane Zuma Trial: Witnesses Recall Night Of Deadly Crash

PRETORIA - The driver of the taxi which was struck by Duduzane Zuma’s sports car has described conditions on the night of the 2014 accident as wet and rainy, but he says visibility...

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