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Aubrey Nkomo passed away on Sunday in his Johannesburg home.
Former SA ambassador to Argentina dies

Sunday 26 March 2017 20:38

Tributes are pouring in for the former South African Ambassador to Argentia Aubrey Nkomo who died in Johannesburg.


C Town ranked in top five cities for climate change disclosure

Sunday 26 March 2017 14:32

Cape Town has been ranked as one of the top five cities in the world for its climate change disclosure.


DA claims govt has spent over R41 million on cabinet’s vehicles

Sunday 26 March 2017 12:51

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has lamented the more than R41-million it claims that government has spent on cars for members of cabinet between 2014 and 2017.


Sun City to host 23rd South African Music Awards

Sunday 26 March 2017 12:19

North West will yet again be abuzz with entertainment and loads of activities in and around Sun City, as it prepares to host the 23rd instalment of the SAMAs.


Sanco calls for probe into Eskom’s Koko over corruption allegations

Sunday 26 March 2017 12:03

The public protector should investigate allegations of corruption against acting Eskom CEO Matshela Koko, says Sanco.


Festival set to celebrate SA comedians

Sunday 26 March 2017 11:07

The Johannesburg International Comedy Festival is set to bring together international and South African comedians on one stage.


Sharks come out on top in a see-sawing tussle with the Cheetahs

Sunday 26 March 2017 09:36

The Sharks came out on top in a see-sawing tussle with the Cheetahs on Saturday, scoring four tries in a 38-30 victory in Bloemfontein.


Unions should speak for the voiceless: Vavi

Sunday 26 March 2017 08:11

Former Cosatu general-secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi, has warned unions to not only focus on fighting for the improvement of workers' wages.


Police should engage with communities in solving crime: Experts

Sunday 26 March 2017 07:41

Experts have warned that police will not win their fight against crime if they do not engage communities.


Khulu Mbatha claims ANC was unfit to govern in 94

Sunday 26 March 2017 07:17

African National Congress (ANC) stalwart Khulu Mbatha has caused a stir by claiming the ruling party was not ready to govern in 1994.


JB Marks family slams govt's lack of consultation

Friday 24 March 2017 12:33

Lawyer representing the family members of JB Marks says his clients accuse govt of failing to involve them in the repatriation of his remains from Moscow two years ago.


Minister Gordhan refutes R11-million payout claims

Friday 24 March 2017 12:17

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has described as fake news reports implicating him in a Special Pension Fund.


Shack fire kills four children in N West

Friday 24 March 2017 11:11

Four children have been burnt to death after their home caught fire in Madibogo outside Mahikeng in the North West.


Woolworths realigns Australia businesses

Friday 24 March 2017 09:27

Woolworths Holdings, announced a new regional structure for its Australasian businesses, David Jones and Country Road Group, in a bid to create a single entity.


Police on high alert amid Delft taxi tensions

Friday 24 March 2017 08:25

W Cape police have urged residents to refrain from making comments or posting pictures which are alarming on social media platforms.


N West govt to unveil 'JB' Marks statue

Friday 24 March 2017 07:45

The North West Arts and Culture Department says all is set for the unveiling of the statue of struggle icon John Beaver"JB" Marks in Ventersdorp on Saturday.


ANC’s Lungisa's position remains unclear

Friday 24 March 2017 06:00

It is not clear whether Andile Lungisa is still the regional chairperson of the Nelson Mandela Bay in the Eastern Cape.


Black Cap Boult out of Proteas third Test

Friday 24 March 2017 05:36

New Zealand's injury woes continue to mount ahead of the third Test against South Africa.


Delft taxi war sparks fear, security tightened

Thursday 23 March 2017 12:47

W Cape Department of Transport and Public Works has been working very closely with the police and traffic law enforcements to maintain a presence in the taxi ranks.


Complainant in O'Sullivan trial back on the stand

Thursday 23 March 2017 10:28

The complainant in the kidnapping trial of private investigator Paul O'Sullivan is expected to continue with her testimony in the Randburg Magistrates Court.


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