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Earlier this year, Public Protector Thuli Madonsela, found that President Jacob Zuma and his family had unduly benefited from non-security upgrades to his private residence in Nkandla.
Earlier this year, Public Protector Thuli Madonsela, found that President Jacob Zuma and his family had unduly benefited from non-security upgrades to his private residence in Nkandla. ( )

Adhoc committee absolves Zuma of wrongdoing

Parliament's Adhoc Committee's draft report on Nkandla upgrades has absolved President Jacob Zuma of any wrongdoing.

The death toll in Syria far exceeds 200 000 in a conflict well into its fourth year.
UN to implemment 'action plan' for Syria
Friday 31 October 2014 05:50
The death toll in Syria far exceeds 200 000 in a conflict well into its fourth year.
UN to implemment 'action plan' for Syria
Friday 31 October 2014 05:50
Senzo Meyiwa was shot and killed in Vosloorus on the East Rand on Sunday night.
KZN set to remember Meyiwa
Friday 31 October 2014 05:28
NICD denies KwaZulu-Natal Ebola reports
Thursday 30 October 2014 20:39
Don’t blame ANC for Cosatu’s woes: Mantashe
Thursday 30 October 2014 20:35

South Africa

The court heard that violent shaking cut small blood vessels in the brain of Brett Williams.
Kings Park Stadium murder trial continues

Friday 31 October 2014 07:34

The trial of four men accused of beating former Royal Marine, Brett Williams, to death continues in the Durban Magistrate's Court on Friday.

Africa

Burkina president declares emergency, calls for end to protests

Thursday 30 October 2014 20:28

Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore declared a state of emergency on Thursday and pledged to open talks with the opposition.

World

The death toll in Syria far exceeds 200 000 in a conflict well into its fourth year.
UN to implemment 'action plan' for Syria

Friday 31 October 2014 05:50

The new United Nations (UN) envoy on Syria has told the Security Council that he does not have a peace plan for the country.

Politics

EFF Chief Whip, Floyd Shivhambu, later said he had withdrawn the middle finger gesture, but not his comments.
Shivhambu facing charge of misconduct over middle finger gesture

Friday 31 October 2014 06:33

EFF Chief Whip, Floyd Shivhambu, is facing a new charge of misconduct over a gesture he made to Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa in Parliament.

Business

Analysts say Samsung will likely have to sacrifice margins to protect its market share.
Samsung seeks smartphone revamp to arrest profit slide

Friday 31 October 2014 06:45

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd on Thursday said it would revamp its smartphone line-up to take on competitors

Science

NICD denies KwaZulu-Natal Ebola reports

Thursday 30 October 2014 20:39

The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) says earlier media reports that a person had been admitted and tested for Ebola at Durban's Addington Hospital, are inaccurate.

Lifestyle

The festival will be offering discounts and refined shopping to the more elite shoppers
Jozi Shopping Festival kicks off

Thursday 30 October 2014 12:23

Africa's biggest and first ever shopping festival "The Jozi Shopping Festival” has kicked off today in Sandton City Mall and The Oriental Plaza

Sport

 Mbulaeni Mulaudzi died in a road crash in Mpumalanga province last week.
Limpopo honours Mulaudzi

Friday 31 October 2014 07:07

The family of the late 800-metre star, Mbulaeni Mulaudzi says preparations for his Memorial Service at Mudoroni village in Limpopo on Friday afternoon have been finalised.

Opinion

Women’s voices missing in public discourse

Thursday 30 October 2014 18:58

Challenges aside, the South African news media have come a long way since the days of apartheid rule.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Heritage Day 2014.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius

Celebrating 20 yrs of freedom

South Africa was freed from the shackles of apartheid and the first democratic elections were held in 1994. A journey of freedom is documented in this special feature.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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