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The body of a young man found on Table Mountain might be that of a Free State engineer who went missing.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 8:53 pm
Water use in Cape Town must be brought down by 100 million litres per day immediately, says the City of Cape Town.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 8:49 pm
Malaria in the Limpopo province is under control says provincial health spokesperson, Thabiso Teffo.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 8:31 pm
Six bottles of red wine, a cellphone and three-year-old Bonsmara cow are among things Minister of Social Development Bathabile Dlamini applied to keep.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 8:28 pm
A group of armed robbers had apparently visited a wine estate outside Stellenbosch as guests for several months, before robbing the place.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 8:24 pm
The ANC in the Western Cape has asked Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane to probe the funding of two Western Cape MECs' birthday parties.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 8:12 pm
Only people who are guilty are happy when a case against them is withdrawn, former 'Bok James Dalton, 44, has said after a case revolving around his alleged “altercation” with police has been struck off the roll.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 7:51 pm
Deputy Minister of Justice and Correctional Services Thabang Makwetla has been hijacked at gun point and forced to withdraw money, before being dumped in the North West, his spokesperson says.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 7:39 pm
A 30-year-old pedestrian has been knocked down and killed while trying to flee from robbers on the N2, near the M25 in Durban.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 7:16 pm
Sunnyside police have arrested a couple for allegedly attempting to bribe a police officer with R200 after they were caught having sex in a car.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 6:20 pm
Doctors have stopped all treatment for former top cop Piet Byleveld, who is in the Life Wilgeheuwel Hospital in Roodepoort.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 5:50 pm
The DA has called on the KwaZulu-Natal Health department to conduct a full investigation into the fire that broke out at Port Shepstone Regional Hospital.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 5:39 pm
President Jacob Zuma has refused to answer a parliamentary question on fringe benefit tax on the non-security related upgrades to his homestead in Nkandla, and further questions on the so-called "intelligence report".
Posted: May 22, 2017, 5:12 pm
A video of a Zimbabwean pastor claiming to be on the phone with God during a prayer service has gone viral.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 4:59 pm
Two men have been arrested in Hillbrow for allegedly hijacking and kidnapping an Uber driver, Gauteng police say.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 4:28 pm
The case against a 42-year-old man accused of holding five teenage girls in a "sex slave den" in Springs has been postponed.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 4:24 pm
Fourteen people have been injured in an explosion at the Natref refinery in Sasolburg, a Sasol spokesperson says.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 4:18 pm
Khayelitsha residents had mixed reactions when two cousins accused of raping and killing Sinoxolo Mafevuka returned to the area where her body was found last year.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 4:07 pm
The High Court is hearing arguments in a bid to have a section of the Criminal Procedure Act, which prevents the prosecution of sexual assault cases older than 20 years, declared unconstitutional.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 3:37 pm
Western Cape Premier Helen Zille has declared the entire province a disaster area, in an attempt to prevent it from running out of water.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 3:31 pm