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The Seriti Commission of Inquiry aims to investigate alleged corruption in the country's 1999 multi-billion rand arms procurement deal.
The Seriti Commission of Inquiry aims to investigate alleged corruption in the country's 1999 multi-billion rand arms procurement deal. ( )

Seriti Commission mum on resignations

The Seriti Commission of Inquiry into the 1999 arms deal could not confirm a report on Friday that two evidence leaders resigned this week.

The nurse died on the scene in Colenso.
Three KZN health workers killed in crash
Friday 25 July 2014 13:50
At least 100 residents protested about electricity problems on Friday.
Man arrested in Thembelihle protest
Friday 25 July 2014 13:34
The nurse died on the scene in Colenso.
Three KZN health workers killed in crash
Friday 25 July 2014 13:50
At least 100 residents protested about electricity problems on Friday.
Man arrested in Thembelihle protest
Friday 25 July 2014 13:34
Makhura calls EFF members to order
Friday 25 July 2014 12:40

South Africa

King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo has 30 days to respond to a letter from government instructing him to step down.
King Dalindyebo instructed to step down

Friday 25 July 2014 15:00

The King of AbaThembu, King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo has been served with a letter instructing him to step down.

Africa

Violent attacks have been blamed on Al Shabab
Second tourist shot dead in Kenyan town of Mombasa

Friday 25 July 2014 07:50

A female German tourist was shot and killed in Kenya's coastal town of Mombasa.

World

A Palestinian mother comforts her child after what medics said was an Israeli shell that hit a U.N-run school sheltering Palestinian refugees, at a hospital in Jabaliya in the northern Gaza Strip.
UN slams attack on Gaza school

Friday 25 July 2014 06:59

UN Chief Ban Ki- moon has strongly condemned an attack on a UN Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) school in northern Gaza where many deaths have been reported, including UN staff.

Politics

Makhura calls EFF members to order

Friday 25 July 2014 12:40

Gauteng Premier David Makhura says Economic Freedom Fighters members in the provincial legislature must decide if they want to be part of the house.

Business

Numsa accept wage offer, rejects conditions

Friday 25 July 2014 10:48

Numsa will continue a three-week strike after its regional branches accepted a wage offer from employers but rejected conditions relating to future pay negotiations.

Science

Scientists to excavate Wyoming cave with trove of Ice Age fossils

Friday 25 July 2014 05:39

Scientists will begin excavation early next week of an ancient Wyoming sinkhole containing a rare bounty of fossil remains of prehistoric animals.

Lifestyle

Autism specialist Dr Ivor Weiner
Specialist cautions parents about autism

Friday 25 July 2014 10:15

United States based autism specialist, Dr Ivor Weiner says neuro-developmental disability is the fastest growing in the country.

Sport

Kaizer chiefs ready to grab the Carling black label cup
Kaizer Chiefs downplays Shabba’s injury

Friday 25 July 2014 11:05

Spokesperson for Kaizer Chiefs, Vina Maphosa says it is indeed a big blow to have their midfielder Siphiwe Tshabalala out of the game.

Opinion

The writer says SAFA President, Danny Jordaan, has the responsibility to take into consideration concerns of football lovers and all stakeholders before SAFA hires a new Bafana Bafana coach.
Dr. Jordaan please do the honourable thing – LISTEN!

Friday 25 July 2014 10:26

It defies logic that SAFA claim to have been working with local coaches to develop a national football philosophy, but none of those coaches is good enough to coach Bafana Bafana, Sipho Kekana writes.

2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup took place in Brazil from 12 June to 13 July 2014. Catch some of the highlights of the tournament here.

Rivonia Trial Anniversary

The Rivonia Trial, during which ten leaders of the ANC were tried for 221 acts of sabotage, took place between 1963 and 1964. The trialists were arrested at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia, Jhb.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Youth Day and Youth Month.

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.

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