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With its main sponsors cutting ties with Afrikaans is Groot (AIG) the local music concert is having to turn to its audience members for financial support.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 2:42 pm
After several delays and postponements, the culpable homicide case of Duduzane Zuma, son of former president Jacob Zuma, has finally kicked off in the Randburg Magistrate's Court.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 2:40 pm
An eleventh-hour mental assessment will be done on a woman convicted of murdering an elderly woman who had hired her as a carer.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 2:32 pm
Peet Venter testifies before the judicial commission of inquiry into state capture.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 2:19 pm
Proceedings in the case against Duduzane Zuma, son of former president Jacob Zuma, took place in the Randburg Magistrate's Court and one culpable homicide charge has been withdrawn.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 1:39 pm
Rob Packham played hide-and-seek with the media in the Western Cape High Court after his trial was postponed to April 15. Watch.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 12:39 pm
The commission of inquiry into state capture has heard how the Bosasa group used a dormant company to increase its costs and to address the loss of millions of rands.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 12:29 pm
A bid by Mozambique's former finance minister Manuel Chang to have Justice and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha decide which country he should be extradited to has been dismissed.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 11:43 am
Rob Packham is expected to take the stand in his defence when his murder trial resumes in the Western Cape High Court next month.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 11:39 am
The DA is calling for an independent investigation after a 19-year-old mother from Boksburg gave birth to a 'decapitated' baby.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 11:35 am
Former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor will be joining the African Christian Democratic Party.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 11:27 am
Three people have died after being shot at in their vehicle in Verulam, KwaZulu-Natal, on Sunday. Watch.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 11:17 am
Carte Blanche guest presenter Masa Kekana has opened about the harrowing experience of being robbed while filming a story for the weekly magazine programme.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 10:29 am
The ANC says the matter between State Security Minister Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba and ANC secretary general Ace Magashule has been resolved following accusations that Magashule tampered with the party's national and provincial candidate lists.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 10:08 am
A man has been killed in a 'freak accident' while driving a grass-cutting tractor in Emfuleni.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 9:00 am
The state has withdrawn one charge of culpable homicide against Duduzane Zuma.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 7:48 am
The apparent suicide plane crash that took place in Botswana at the weekend was reportedly not the first in that country.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 5:17 am
A march for housing in Nigel has turned violent as protesters blocked roads, burnt tyres and set some buildings on fire, including the satellite police station.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 4:56 am
Forty abused animals are to be rescued from a notorious zoo in war-torn Gaza at the end of March, after weeks of 'arduous negotiations'.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 4:01 am
Fix our gravel roads or we won't vote, a resident of Magwala Village told Mayor Jongumzi Cengani of the Intsika Yethu Local Municipality in the Eastern Cape at a public meeting.
Posted: March 26, 2019, 3:28 am