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A teacher-in-training is expected to appear in the Hopetown Magistrate's Court for allegedly having sex with a minor at a school in Orania - a whites-only town in the Northern Cape.
Posted: October 14, 2019, 3:18 am
South Africa’s top intelligence chiefs are engaged in a high-stakes war with State Security Minister Ayanda Dlodlo, a stand-off President Cyril Ramaphosa will most likely be drawn into to mediate.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 10:30 pm
A 11-year-old girl escaped unscathed after her legs were stuck for an hour inside a washing machine at her home in Edendale, KwaZulu-Natal.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 8:35 pm
Gauteng province is ready to administer the 2019 National Senior Certificate examinations.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 8:29 pm
Gauteng police have confiscated R14.2 million worth of counterfeit goods at China Mall multiplex storage in Johannesburg over the weekend.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 7:48 pm
President Cyril Ramaphosa has arrived safely in London where he is expected to deliver the opening address at the 6th annual Financial Times Africa Summit.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 7:09 pm
Two Gauteng police officers who allegedly stole a bag of cement have been arrested and several others have also been apprehended in police operations in the province.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 6:35 pm
Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected in parts of five provinces, the South African Weather Service has warned.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 5:28 pm
Another fatality has occurred at Sibanye-Stillwater's Thembelani shaft in Rustenburg, according to the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 4:58 pm
A woman from Mokwete village near Jane Furse, Limpopo, has died after being attacked by a crocodile while crossing the Lepelle River from Tsimanyane village to attend a church service in the neighbouring Kolokotela village.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 4:25 pm
A suspect was shot and injured during a confrontation with the police in Umlazi, KwaZulu-Natal, as police intervened when three men were allegedly robbing and stabbing a man on Saturday.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 3:57 pm
An off-duty Johannesburg Metro Police Department has been killed along with two others in a shooting at a tavern in Vlakfontein, Johannesburg.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 3:49 pm
Captain Simon Motolla was attending a wedding more than 300km away when he drove back to the capital city to help capture a wanted murder suspect who had been on the run for over a year.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 2:57 pm
COPE has questioned when Minister of Justice and Correctional Services Ronald Lamola will blacklist controversial company Bosasa and terminate its existing contracts.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 1:19 pm
Several people have died when a Porsche, allegedly travelling at a high speed, lost control and crashed into a Toyota Fortuner along the N11 near Ladysmith in KwaZulu-Natal.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 12:56 pm
A "fraudulent" application for a home loan with the defunct VBS Mutual Bank has reportedly cast light on a slush fund, allegedly used to channel money to the EFF or its leader, Julius Malema.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 11:30 am
In a freak accident, a driver of an excavator sustained serious injuries after heavy construction vehicle fell into a landfill on Olifantsfontein Road in Clayville.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 10:40 am
The South African man accused of brutally murdering a woman in Alaska in the US has answered hundreds of online questions about South Africa, apartheid and the history of Africa.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 10:05 am
Several cases were finalised last month, which saw heavy sentences being metered out by the different courts in the province.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 9:25 am
The teacher who resigned amid allegations of a sexual relationship with a pupil at the Bishops Diocesan College in Rondebosch is the niece of former Springbok player and coach Nick Mallett, according to reports.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 8:39 am