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Former president Jacob Zuma takes the plunge in what will likely be his final opportunity to dodge a series of corruption charges he has successfully sidestepped for more than a decade.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 1:11 pm
The DA says it feels vindicated after the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria ruled that Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane had failed in her duties to investigate and report on the controversial Vrede dairy project in the Free State.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 12:36 pm
"We're going back to unity and renewal," ANC secretary general Ace Magashule has said.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 12:25 pm
Former president Jacob Zuma should have been charged in 2005 alongside his financial advisor Schabir Shaik, his defence teams has argued in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 12:18 pm
Eight people have died following an Intercape bus accident in Welkom, Free State police say.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 11:30 am
Gauteng, home to the SA's administrative and economic capitals, was the biggest prize during the recent general election. The ANC managed to hold on to it by the skin of their teeth. How did the party do it? Dawie Scholtz explains.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 11:01 am
Twenty Durbanites - all of them from the Bluff and Wentworth - were among the 25 South African tourists who were in a bus when a roadside bomb exploded near it in Egypt.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 10:36 am
Ford brought the big guns in for the resumption of the inquest into whether a fault in its Kuga model was responsible for the death of Reshall Jimmy.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 10:35 am
The Independent Police Investigative Directorate is probing a Limpopo police captain who was arrested for shooting two brothers dead in Makosha Village, near Giyani.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 10:02 am
Support for former president Jacob Zuma seems to be dwindling slightly as his corruption court proceedings get under way.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 9:54 am
An 8-year-old boy has died in hospital one week after a 17-year-old pushed him down a flight of stairs and beat him.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 9:27 am
'We warn them, but they still think a lion is a toy,' says farm owner Nico Roets.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 8:50 am
The Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has ruled that Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane failed in her duties to investigate and report on the Vrede dairy project in the Free State.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 8:42 am
Those who are circling ANC secretary general Ace Magashule will have to wait for an ordinary sitting of the party's national executive committee before suggesting that serious action be taken against him or asking him to "step aside".
Posted: May 20, 2019, 8:19 am
The bulk of the South African tourists who were involved in a bus explosion near Egypt's Giza Pyramids have arrived back home.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 8:07 am
The Western Cape High Court is expected to hand down the judgment in Rob Packham's murder case.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 4:50 am
The bulk of the South African tourists who were involved in a bus explosion near Egypt's Giza Pyramids are heading back home.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 4:48 am
Former President Jacob Zuma will this week take the plunge in what will likely be his final opportunity to dodge a series of corruption charges he has successfully side-stepped for more than a decade.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 4:00 am
A lawyer from Pretoria has managed to have a group of Black First Land First (BLF) members who had occupied a house in Brooklyn, Pretoria, evicted.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 4:00 am
Motor company, Ford will present its evidence in the inquest into the death of Reshall Jimmy at the Western Cape High Court.
Posted: May 20, 2019, 3:24 am