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North West police spokesperson Brigadier Sabata Mokgwabone confirmed that the boy was still unidentified.
Dead Coligny boy still unidentified

Thursday 27 April 2017 19:18

A 12-year-old boy who died after allegedly jumping or falling from a moving bakkie in Coligny in North West had not been identified by Thursday, a week after he died.


SAA said in a statement on Wednesday that 32 flights were cancelled in total which included 28 domestic, three regional and one international flight.
SACCA to file review against SAA interdict

Thursday 27 April 2017 17:07

Despite operations at SAA returning to normal the SACCA said that their legal team is working on a review of the interdict against the company.


[File image] Police in North West are investigating the murder of a 12-year-old boy which has sparked protests.
Situation remains tense in North West amid protests

Tuesday 25 April 2017 16:04

North West Police are pleading with residents to assist them with information of identifying the body of a 12-year-old boy found dead near farms last week.


The face and character of protests in South Africa seems to be changing.
Survey sheds light on who marched against President Zuma and why

Friday 21 April 2017 06:54

The outcry following President Jaocb Zuma’s recent cabinet reshuffle culminated in nationwide protests on 7 April 2017.


Vuwani protest claims two lives

Wednesday 19 April 2017 09:40

Two people have been burnt to death and one seriously injured after their vehicle hit barricades placed on the roads by Vuwani residents in Limpopo.


Vuwani shutdown protest turns violent

Tuesday 18 April 2017 18:04

Scores of vehicles have been stoned and damaged by protesting residents of Vuwani in Limpopo.


Businesses expected to shut down due to march

Tuesday 11 April 2017 12:25

Most businesses are expected to shut down their operations in the Pretoria CBD particularly around Church Square due to Wedneday’s march.


Chaos erupts outside Gupta's residence in Saxonworld

Friday 7 April 2017 16:10

A large group of protesters are demonstrating outside the Gupta family's mansion in Saxonworld, Johannesburg.


Tight security awaits marchers in Marabastad

Friday 7 April 2017 08:03

There is a heavy police presence at Marabastad this morning ahead of the planned march in Pretoria.


Weekend reprieve for Vuwani residents

Friday 7 April 2017 08:00

The shutdown of services in Vuwani outside Thohoyandou in Limpopo will be suspended on Friday morning until Sunday afternoon.


All systems go for anti-Zuma protests

Friday 7 April 2017 07:15

Mass marches are expected to take place in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, Mbombela and other centres on Friday.


Emalahleni residents have joined the protest, demanding business opportunities and employment for locals.
Protest erupts at Kusile Power Station

Wednesday 5 April 2017 11:55

Different civic and political organisations are protesting at Kusile Power Station against the proposed closure of four power stations in Mpumalanga.


Vuwani residents continue with total shut-down

Monday 3 April 2017 21:10

Limpopo police have arrested two people for public violence and malicious damage to property in Vuwani outside Thohoyandou.


Save SA’s Jack says no more to economic, political wrecking

Monday 3 April 2017 09:28

Save SA’s Port Elizabeth Convener Mkhuseli Jack says they are taking the call for President Jacob Zuma to resign to all corners of South Africa.


Pravin Gordhan has been removed as finance minister.
Protest outside parly over axing of Gordhan

Friday 31 March 2017 14:52

Civil society groups in Cape Town have vowed to intensify their protest action over President Jacob Zuma's decision to sack Pravin Gordhan as a finance minister.


Thousands of protesters call for Guinea Bissau leader to quit

Saturday 25 March 2017 21:07

Thousands of protesters in Guinea Bissau's capital on Saturday demanded President Jose Mario Vaz step down to resolve a political crisis that has paralysed the coup-prone West African country.


Manenburg residents urge govt to intervene in gang violence

Wednesday 22 March 2017 05:24

The Right2now campaign and the Manenberg Safety Forum have called on government to intervene decisively in gang violence on the Cape Flats.


Chaos erupts at the University of Fort Hare

Friday 17 March 2017 09:04

Chaos has erupted at the University of Fort Hare in the East London campus.


The group was dismissed after they participated in a Fees Must Fall protest last year.
UWC workers picketing against 'dismissals'

Tuesday 14 March 2017 10:18

A group of workers is picketing outside the UWC against their alleged unfair dismissal after participating in last year's Fees Must Fall protests.


Hundreds protest in Guinea Bissau as political crisis deepens

Saturday 11 March 2017 21:36

Hundreds of protesters marched in the capital of Guinea Bissau on Saturday to demand the departure of President Jose Mario Vaz.


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