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Mystery witness, Mr X, will testify in camera at the Marikana Commission
Mystery witness, Mr X, will testify in camera at the Marikana Commission. ( )

Mpofu welcomes Marikana ruling on Mr X

Lawyer for the injured and arrested miners at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry, advocate Dali Mpofu, has welcomed the ruling that the police's mysterious witness, Mr "X" will testify in camera.

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South Africa

Mystery witness, Mr X, will testify in camera at the Marikana Commission
Mpofu welcomes Marikana ruling on Mr X

Mittwoch 16 April 2014 08:05

Lawyer for the injured and arrested miners at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry, advocate Dali Mpofu, has welcomed the ruling that the police's mysterious witness, Mr "X" will testify in camera.

Africa

Nigeria vows to protect May "African Davos" in bomb-hit capital

Dienstag 15 April 2014 16:40

Nigeria pledged on Tuesday to deploy more than 6,000 police and soldiers to protect a World Economic Forum on Africa in Abuja next month.

World

Authorities plan to soon scale back the air and surface search for the MH370
Malaysians frustrated by pace of search for MH370

Mittwoch 16 April 2014 08:15

Malaysians frustrated with the pace at which a US undersea drone operates urged all parties to continue their search operation in all areas as they try to find the missing Malaysia Airline plane.

Politics

BORN FREE: Ayanda Manyandu
Bornfrees - will you vote? Ayanda Mnyandu’s story

Mittwoch 16 April 2014 09:04

Voting is a very serious decision for 22 year old Ayanda Mnyandu. In fact it is so important that he says he’s not willing to give it up just to appease politicians or his peers.

Business

Tito Mboweni says SA continues to be an attractive investment destination despite crippling strikes in the mining and motor industry
Mboweni urges well-functioning municipalities

Mittwoch 16 April 2014 08:15

Former Reserve Bank governor and ANC NEC member Tito Mboweni says a well-functioning local government will assist in job creation at local level.

Science

Some 6 000 litres of oil leaked from a Richards Bay Port pipeline belonging to Engen
No clarity on penalty for Engen oil spill

Mittwoch 16 April 2014 06:00

General Manager of Operations at Transnet National Ports Authority, Herbert Msagala, says it remains unclear what, if any, action will be taken against Engen over the Richards Bay Port oil spill.

Lifestyle

Miley Cyrus hospitalised for allergic reaction

Mittwoch 16 April 2014 06:48

Singer Miley Cyrus canceled her Tuesday 15 April show in Kansas City, Missouri, after being hospitalized for a "severe allergic reaction to antibiotics," the show venue says

Sport

Pelembe spares blushes for Pirates

Mittwoch 16 April 2014 05:25

Second-half replacement Helder Pelembe scored four minutes from the end to snatch a 1-0 Premiership victory for Orlando Pirates.

Opinion

Spoilt ballots and election tactics

Mittwoch 16 April 2014 07:19

The campaign launched by former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils emphasises the often forgotten phenomenon of spoilt ballots.

2014 General Elections

South Africans will go to the polls for the country's fifth democratic general elections in 2014. Previous national and provincial elections were held in 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

Budget speech 2014

Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan will present the National Budget to Parliament on 26 February 2014.

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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