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Suspended National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega. ( )

Phiyega’s ‘fitness to hold office’ inquiry starts on Tuesday  

A board of inquiry into suspended National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega's fitness to hold office will start in Pretoria on Tuesday.

Pirates, though, dominated most of the first half.
Stars outshine Pirates 2-1
Monday 2 May 2016 20:54
Residents of Ndengane near Bizana in the Eastern Cape have accused police of failing to do their work.
Bizana residents angry at police
Monday 2 May 2016 20:36
Pirates, though, dominated most of the first half.
Stars outshine Pirates 2-1
Monday 2 May 2016 20:54
Residents of Ndengane near Bizana in the Eastern Cape have accused police of failing to do their work.
Bizana residents angry at police
Monday 2 May 2016 20:36
Prince was found dead at his home in suburban Minneapolis on April 2.
Still no will found for Prince
Monday 2 May 2016 20:00

South Africa

The man arrested in connection with the murder is expected to appear in the local Magistrate's Court.
Man arrested for kidnap, murder of Anelisa Dulaze

Monday 2 May 2016 21:08

The body of Anelisa Dulaze, who went missing on her 21st birthday, was found buried in the foundation of an unfinished house in Makhaza.

Africa

It was not possible to verify independently the deathtoll.
Islamist group al Shabaab kills 15 soldiers - Somali military

Monday 2 May 2016 15:01

Al Shabaab insurgents killed 15 Somali soldiers and retook a town northeast of the capital Mogadishu on Sunday, just one day after it had fallen to government forces, the military said.

World

Clinton, looking ahead to US general election, begins Appalachia tour

Monday 2 May 2016 12:30

US Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton begins a two-day tour on Monday through rural, traditionally coal-reliant parts of the eastern Appalachian region.

Politics

Cosatu President Sdumo Dlamini says that instead of building new federations, workers should be united.
Dlamini unfazed by new labour federation

Monday 2 May 2016 16:11

Cosatu President, Sdumo Dlamini, says that he is not fazed by talks of the establishment of a new labour federation.

Business

Petrol price to increase by 12c per litre

Monday 2 May 2016 12:13

The Department of Energy announced a fuel price adjustments for this month which would see the price of petrol 95 and 93 Octane increase by 12 cents per litre.

Science

KZN MEC urged to act swiftly in containing Klebsiella outbreak

Monday 2 May 2016 14:20

The DA has urges Health MEC Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo to act swiftly to contain the alleged outbreak of Klebsiella at the Mahatma Gandhi Hospital in Phoenix, Durban.

Lifestyle

Beyonce's 'Lemonade' tops Billboard, Prince reigns on album chart

Monday 2 May 2016 20:24

R&B star Beyonce stormed to the top of the weekly US Billboard 200 album chart with her surprise visual concept album "Lemonade".

Sport

Pirates, though, dominated most of the first half.
Stars outshine Pirates 2-1

Monday 2 May 2016 20:54

Platinum Stars moved into the top three on the Absa Premiership standings after they beat Orlando Pirates 2-1 in a league match at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium on Monday night.

Opinion

Trade unions remain a force to be reckoned with in South Africa.
How unions have boosted pay, job security in democratic SA

Sunday 1 May 2016 11:26

Labour unions have played an integral role as a voice for social transformation in South Africa.

National Days 2016

South Africa celebrates many National Days under democracy.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma will deliver the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) will hold its 'January 8' celebrations and 104th anniversary in Rustenburg, North West on 9 January 2016

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states will meet from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

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