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Brigadier Piet Byleveld retired in 2010, after serving 38 years in the Police Service. ( )

SA's "Super Cop" Piet Byleveld dies

Veteran police investigator, Piet Byleveld has died in the Wilgeheuwel hospital in Roodepoort after a short battle with cancer.

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SA's "Super Cop" Piet Byleveld dies

Wednesday 24 May 2017 14:05

Veteran police investigator, Piet Byleveld has died in the Wilgeheuwel hospital in Roodepoort after a short battle with cancer.


Namibia condemns killing of lions around Etosha National Park

Wednesday 24 May 2017 15:29

Namibia's Environment and Tourism Department has condemned the killing of lions around the Etosha National Park, saying it was done without the approval of the authorities.


UK threat level critical as army fills streets

Wednesday 24 May 2017 14:49

It was the country's deadliest attack in 12 years - a suicide blast tearing through crowds after an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester leaving 22, including children, dead.


This crucial by-election will determine whether the DA or ANC controls the Karoo town.
Beaufort West by election off to a smooth start

Wednesday 24 May 2017 11:36

Voting in a by-election in Ward Seven in Beaufort West is proceeding smoothly.


Numsa's statement comes after an announcement that General Motors would retrench about 600 workers.
Numsa demands transparency over GM deal

Wednesday 24 May 2017 06:55

NUMSA says it wants complete transparency in the deal signed by Isuzu and General Motors to see how it will benefit the workers.


Dam levels in the province are dropping weekly in the absence of rain.  
W Cape Premier calls for urgent action to tackle drought

Wednesday 24 May 2017 10:59

Western Cape Premier, Helen Zille, says the province has to act swiftly to mitigate the effects of the worsening drought in the province.


Justin Bieber, 23, is due to play an open air concert at London's Hyde Park in July.
Fans beg Justin Bieber to cancel dates as fear grips pop's youth

Wednesday 24 May 2017 06:14

Fans of Justin Bieber pleaded on Tuesday for his upcoming British tour dates to be canceled.


Newly appointed Bafana coach Stuart Baxter.
Baxter not getting more than Mashaba, says Jordaan

Wednesday 24 May 2017 15:19

Danny Jordaan has denied allegations that new Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter is earning R1million a month more than his predecessor Shakes Mashaba.


Zuma blacklist risks Cosatu split: Analyst

Wednesday 24 May 2017 11:00

Labour analyst Terry Bell has warned that the Congress of South African Union's latest announcement makes another split in the labour federation imminent.

WEF on Africa 2017

The World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa takes place in Durban, South Africa on 3 - 5 May 2017. Get the latest news about the event.

The WEF focuses on economic issues affecting Africa.

Budget 2017

Minister Pravin Gordhan tables his Budget Speech in Parliament on the 22nd February.

SONA 2017

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 9, 2017. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

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