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A delegation from Parliament has welcomed the proposal of a report proposing the development of a model law on gender-based violence against women and girls.
Posted: December 16, 2019, 5:10 am
During the early hours of Sunday morning, Gauteng police arrested three suspects in Alexandra for possession and dealing in drugs.
Posted: December 16, 2019, 5:08 am
There is a Constitutional Court judgment which deals with the issue of prescription in rape cases, experts say.
Posted: December 16, 2019, 5:05 am
A 12-year-old boy drowned while swimming with friends at an excavation site in the East Rand, Johannesburg on Sunday afternoon.
Posted: December 15, 2019, 8:59 pm
The Western Cape SAPS has told e-hailing taxi services to contact local police for escorts when called out to Nyanga in Cape Town, following the murder of a driver who had gone to pick up a client in the area.
Posted: December 15, 2019, 8:28 pm
An ANC councillor in the Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality has been arrested after allegedly defrauding a family who had just lost three of their own in a shack fire.
Posted: December 15, 2019, 7:35 pm
Newly reelected EFF leader Julius Malema has called on all "left forces" to join hands in defence of state-owned enterprises.
Posted: December 15, 2019, 6:59 pm
Dozens of headless sharks have been found dumped on Strandfontein beach in Cape Town.
Posted: December 15, 2019, 6:35 pm
Newly reelected EFF leader Julius Malema has ferociously denied claims that he is dictator in the EFF, adding that he is where he is because of hard work.
Posted: December 15, 2019, 5:31 pm
Much of South Africa is expected to experience fine, warm weather, according to the South African Weather Service.
Posted: December 15, 2019, 4:57 pm
EFF leader Julius Malema has refused to divulge security details of the party's second conference, following an incident where the party's security detail pepper sprayed delegates.
Posted: December 15, 2019, 4:30 pm
Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane has dismissed claims that critical information implicating ANC secretary general Ace Magashule and former minister Mosebenzi Zwane in the Vrede dairy farm scheme was removed from the Public Protector's report by her instruction.
Posted: December 15, 2019, 3:51 pm
Justice Minister Ronald Lamola and National Prosecuting Authority boss Shamila Batohi will form part of a delegation traveling to Abu Dhabi to persuade the United Emirates to extradite the controversial Gupta brothers.
Posted: December 15, 2019, 2:16 pm
Newly re-elected president of the EFF, Julius Malema has launched a scathing attack on the conduct of delegates at the party's elective conference in Nasrec, Johannesburg.
Posted: December 15, 2019, 1:48 pm
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s controversial June 2017 order directing Parliament to amend the Constitution to change the mandate of the South African Reserve Bank was handed to her on a piece of paper by a State Security Agency official.
Posted: December 15, 2019, 12:59 pm
Whistleblower blows the lid on how the Public Protector allegedly cooked the Estina investigation.
Posted: December 15, 2019, 12:59 pm
The Hawks say they have seized counterfeit goods to the value of R5m in Bellville, Cape Town.
Posted: December 15, 2019, 12:33 pm
The EFF will on Sunday elect 35 additional members to form the party's central command team, who will serve as its highest decision-making structure in between conferences.
Posted: December 15, 2019, 12:09 pm
South African "businessman" Eran Eyal has been convicted of defrauding investors of millions of dollars through three different investment schemes in the United States.
Posted: December 15, 2019, 11:51 am
The assessors found the most important source of the difficulties facing the University of Fort Hare is “the general disregard of a fundamental principle of governance: the principle, namely, that the role of a governor is to act at all times in the best interest of the institution as a whole, not to act as a ‘representative’ for any particular constituency or group.”
Posted: December 14, 2019, 6:51 pm