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The legal fraternity is in mourning after the death of one of its commissioners, Lutendo Sigogo.
Posted: August 1, 2021, 11:34 am
The government has received the first batch of Pfizer Covid-19 vaccines which the US has donated to the country.
Posted: August 1, 2021, 10:42 am
A 29-year-old man has been arrested after he and two other men allegedly raped an 11-year-old girl in Majeje, Limpopo.
Posted: August 1, 2021, 9:34 am
Jon Qwelane - the former journalist, broadcaster and ambassador penned - a column in 2008, where he raised his views about the LGBTIQ+ community.
Posted: July 31, 2021, 9:21 pm
The ANC says inflammatory statements by its Youth League Task Team spokesperson, Sizophila Mkhize, outside the Verulam Magistrate's Court were "racist" and necessitated disciplinary action.
Posted: July 31, 2021, 9:21 pm
At least 249 rhinos were killed in the first six months of this year in South Africa, Environment Minister Barbara Creecy has said, partly pushed by the easing of lockdown curbs that increased the movement of poachers.
Posted: July 31, 2021, 7:45 pm
KwaZulu-Natal detectives have arrested an alleged Wentworth gang member, 35, who was wanted for drive-by shootings in the area.
Posted: July 31, 2021, 6:40 pm
More Gauteng residents are positively responding to the provincial government's new vaccination drive on weekends.
Posted: July 31, 2021, 5:29 pm
Speaking at the funeral of Constable Molwantwa George Molefi, Police Minister Bheki Cele said police were at war with criminals.
Posted: July 31, 2021, 3:48 pm
More than 1 000 newly appointed guards are expected to start working at prisons across the country.
Posted: July 31, 2021, 1:55 pm
The South African National Editors' Forum is "mourning the death of four specialist colleagues who excelled in their craft".
Posted: July 31, 2021, 1:17 pm
They've improved a bit, but you still can't trust online store discounts.
Posted: July 31, 2021, 12:34 pm
Suspended ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule has filed a notice of his intention to appeal the High Court ruling that upheld his suspension from the party.
Posted: July 31, 2021, 12:25 pm
British model, actor and business Naomi Campbell penned an open letter to former president Jacob Zuma saying: "This isn't the South Africa I remember and that millions of South African's fought for. [sic]"
Posted: July 31, 2021, 12:13 pm
A case of murder is being investigated by Limpopo police after a severely assaulted Thapelo Sehata died at Helen Franz hospital in Bochum.
Posted: July 31, 2021, 10:43 am
A Gauteng man has taken the initiative to use empty alcohol bottles, found at dumping sites, and then transforming them into handmade crafts.
Posted: July 31, 2021, 10:30 am
Soup kitchens offering free hot meals to the poor in Makhanda, Eastern Cape, are struggling to keep up with the demand as queues for food increase daily due to an unemployment rate triggered by the devastating Covid-19 virus.
Posted: July 31, 2021, 9:47 am
Five people, including a minor, have appeared in the Itsoseng Magistrate's Court for the murder of two North West police officers.
Posted: July 31, 2021, 9:30 am
While recent research found that over 71% of South Africans are willing to take the Covid-19 vaccine, government has indicated its concern with increasing reports of vaccine hesitancy.
Posted: July 22, 2021, 2:38 pm
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Posted: June 24, 2021, 11:33 am