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News24.com | The Covid-19 storm has not passed, but slowed - Gauteng premier urges continued compliance
Gauteng needs to continue conducting itself and behaving like it is still the epicentre of Covid-19 in South Africa, says Premier David Makhura.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 8:55 pm
News24.com | State capture: Ex-Transnet executives moved 'bags of cash' from Gupta compound, inquiry hears
The witnesses, whose identities were hidden, detailed how sports bags and sometimes suitcases filled with wads of cash were were collected from the Gupta compound.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 8:54 pm
Eskom says the restoration of the generation units was not enough to stave off load shedding immediately.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 8:54 pm
News24.com | Covid-19 corruption: KZN premier promises lifestyle audits, pre-audits for all procurement
KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala has promised lifestyle audits, procurement pre-audits and action against corrupt officials.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 8:53 pm
News24.com | Marikana massacre: Children of miners killed still waiting for justice to be served, 8 years on
Children of the mineworkers who were slain by police in what has become known as the Marikana massacre, are still waiting for justice.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 8:52 pm
News24.com | WRAP | Restaurants take govt to court, Western Cape asks Ramaphosa to ease restrictions
Stay up to date with the latest news, views and analysis as the number of coronavirus cases in SA increases.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 8:19 pm
A former driver for Malusi Gigaba, whose identity has been kept hidden, says he was instructed by the then-minister to keep visits to the Gupta compound in Saxonwold secret.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 8:14 pm
News24.com | Covid-19 graft: Gauteng to use open tender system, asks SIU to probe all procurement - Makhura
The Gauteng government has asked the Special Investigating Unit to look into all Covid-19-related procurements, and not just PPE, Premier David Makhura has said.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 8:02 pm
In Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's application to interdict Parliament's removal proceedings, she accused the DA of waging a vendetta against her.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 7:37 pm
Women on Farms Project (WFP) co-director Carmen Louw says due to the Covid-19 pandemic, it is anticipating an increase in unemployment in the farming industry.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 7:19 pm
Six people arrested for their alleged involvement in a multimillion-rand land sales scam in Limpopo have been granted bail of R3 500 in the Polokwane Magistrate's Court.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 6:51 pm
Anti-apartheid veteran Devdas Paul David died on Thursday, a few weeks shy of his 80th birthday.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 6:37 pm
News24.com | Hartswater family murders: Slow-moving vehicle protest outside court to oppose bail for accused
A vehicle protest against farm murders has unfolded in the Northern Cape as five accused made a second appearance in court, in relation to the Hartswater triple family murder.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 5:44 pm
News24.com | Collins Khosa's widow still waiting for justice 4 months later: 'We have no idea what is going on'
The family of Collins Khosa is still waiting for justice, four months after he was allegedly assaulted by SA National Defence Force soldiers and died.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 4:15 pm
The Hout Bay community is out in numbers and prepared to stay up day and night searching for missing three-year-old Anothando Mhlontlo.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 4:01 pm
City Power is losing about R2 billion in non-technical losses, which include illegal connections, its spokesperson, Isaac Mangena, revealed during the removal of illegal electricity cables in Slovo Park, Coronationville.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 3:52 pm
A cold front is expected to affect the Western and Northern Cape from late Friday evening to Sunday, according to the South African Weather Service.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 3:48 pm
City Power has promised to continue clamping down on illegal connections in its jurisdiction.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 3:31 pm
News24.com | 118 newborn babies abandoned at public hospitals in Gauteng since start of 2020 - health dept
Since the start of the year, 118 babies have been abandoned at birth in various public hospitals across Gauteng, the provincial health department says.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 3:29 pm
The head of the Department of Health, Keith Cloete, said the CTICC would be decommissioned on 18 August.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 3:13 pm