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News24.com | Orania student teacher in court for statutory rape after allegedly having sex with minor
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
News24.com | Counterfeit goods worth R14m, including condoms, Viagra and lightening creams, found in Joburg
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
News24.com | Ramaphosa in London to address the Financial Times Africa Summit during 2-day working visit
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
News24.com | Limpopo woman dies after crocodile attacks her while crossing river on her way to church
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
News24.com | SA man accused of brutal murder in Alaska said black people are more likely to be criminals - report
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
News24.com | Former Boks coach's niece resigns over alleged sexual affair with Bishops boy - reports
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