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Discovery To Launch Bank Early Next Year

JOHANNESBURG – Discovery aims to attract more black customers with an incentive of a 10 percent equity of its tech-led bank. The company says it will launch its bank early next year. The financial service’s...
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3 Men Arrested For Shooting Motorist At Welkom Shopping Complex

WELKOM - Police have arrested three men for fatally shooting a 54-year-old man in his car at a shopping complex in Welkom this past weekend.Shai Mohapi was shot at close range while sitting in...
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Cause Of Fire At V&A Waterfront Being Investigated

CAPE TOWN – People working in the precinct of the V&A Waterfront said they were shocked when fire broke out in the area on Wednesday night.The City of Cape Town's Fire and Rescue Service...
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NDPP Interviews Continue

PRETORIA - Four more candidates for the position of the National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) will be interviewed on Thursday morning at the Union Buildings in Pretoria. Five advocates, including Acting Head of...
Carmen Nans Lee

Siam Lee’s Mother Cries As Details Of Her Daughter’s Murder Emerge In Court

Carmen Nans Lee, the mother of murdered sex worker Siam Lee, wept uncontrollably in the Durban Magistrate's Court on Wednesday when she heard details of how her daughter was killed.The details emerged when the...
Vredenburg

Public Violence Case Opened Against Protesting Vredenburg Residents

VREDENBURG - Vredenburg residents are demanding an immediate meeting with the local council to air their grievances over living conditions.Thousands of residents have embarked on rolling protest action that has, at various stages, turned violent.They say they've tried...
Rustenburg Girls' Junior School

Rustenburg Girls’ Junior Admission Policy For Underprivileged Under Fire

CAPE TOWN – Rustenburg Girls’ Junior School (RGJS) has come under fire for suggesting that a black pupil would not fit in at the prestigious school after a generous couple reached out and offered...
Eskom's corruption will be dealth with at the State Capture Inquiry.

Zondo Urges Witness To Make Every Effort To Appear At State Capture Inquiry

JOHANNESBURG – As former Public Enterprises Minister Barbara Hogan returns to the state capture commission of inquiry on Wednesday morning, deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo has made an appeal to those who have been summoned to...

Gordhan To Appear Before Public Protector Over Pillay Pension Approval

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan is on Wednesday set to appear before Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane after he was subpoenaed to answer questions relating to his approval of early retirement of the former deputy commissioner of...
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Young WC Woman To Spend 20 Years In Jail For Killing Child

CAPE TOWN - A 22-year-old Robertson woman will spend 20 years behind bars for hitting a  three-year-old boy to death.On Tuesday, the Western Cape High Court sentenced Maria Fortuin after she entered into a...
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Robbers Ransack Kimberley Jewellery Shop

KIMBERLEY: Three men have robbed a Kimberley jewellery store of nearly all its merchandise early Monday morning.M&E Jewellers, situated at the Spar Centre in Memorial Road, suffered losses of between R300 000 and R400...
Rahima Moosa

Dept Says There Is No Bacteria At Rahima Moosa Hospital

JOHANNESBURG - Bacteria did not not trigger a deadly disease at Rahima Moosa Mother and Child hospital in Coronationville, Johannesburg. This was announced by the Gauteng Health Department after completing its investigation.The National Institute for...
Glynnis Breytenbach

Glynnis Breytenbach Abandons NPA Nomination Process

Democratic Alliance MP, Advocate Glynnis Breytenbach, has left the race for the candidate-ship of the new National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP).Breytenbach made the announcement in a radio interview.She was one of the 12...
Malusi Gigaba

Gigaba’s Resignation Welcomed By Opposition Parties

JOHANNESBURG: The opposition parites say although they welcome former Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba's resignation, they reject the appointment of an acting Minister. President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed Transport Minister Blade Nzimande to fill...

Generations Star Rapulana Seiphemo Admits To Contravening Tax Law

JOHANNESBURG: Generations: The Legacy star Rapulana Seiphemo on Tuesday admitted to contravening tax laws when he failed to submit his returns.The popular television actor  - popularly known as Tau Mogale - failed to submit his income tax returns from...

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Smith, Warner Ready For Hostile Crowds At World Cup

Australia’s returning duo of Steve Smith and David Warner could face hostility from English crowds during the World Cup but can rely...