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Five peacekeepers from South Africa face allegations of sexually exploiting women in the Democratic Republic of Congo who are now seeking child support, a UN spokesman said Tuesday.
Posted: March 20, 2018, 7:19 pm
WHO says deadly tainted food outbreak in South Africa now threatens 16 African nations
Posted: March 20, 2018, 7:00 pm
ANC provincial heavyweight Andile Lungisa has left the state prosecutor and magistrate frustrated with his often long, unrelated answers to questions put to him during cross-examination
Posted: March 20, 2018, 6:55 pm
The situation in South Africa would have to deteriorate "pretty markedly" for white farmers to be granted refugee status in Australia, says a an Australian senator.
Posted: March 20, 2018, 6:15 pm
The Dundee Regional Court has sentenced three hitchhikers to lengthy prison terms for the murder of Salvation Army pastor Hamilton Zulu and robbery with aggravating circumstances.
Posted: March 20, 2018, 5:54 pm
EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu has apologised to Netwerk24 journalist Adrian de Kock for a fracas at the Parliamentary precinct, even though he did not recognise the reporter.
Posted: March 20, 2018, 5:41 pm
The CRL Rights Commission has told Parliament that the "ticking time bomb" that was the Seven Angels Ministry in Ngcobo, spent way above its means.
Posted: March 20, 2018, 5:30 pm
The trial of Pieter Doorewaard, 26, and Philip Schutte, 34, for the murder of 16-year-old Matlhomola Moshoeu has been postponed in the North West High Court in Mahikeng.
Posted: March 20, 2018, 5:26 pm
Two men have stabbed a Free State farm manager to death and raped his wife.
Posted: March 20, 2018, 5:16 pm
The DA has called Western Cape Premier Helen Zille's comments unfortunate after she tweeted that she was wondering what the families of the Life Esidimeni victims had done to help their loved ones.
Posted: March 20, 2018, 5:00 pm
News24 takes a look back at some of the scandals that plagued suspended SARS head Tom Moyane during his time in office. Watch.
Posted: March 20, 2018, 4:50 pm
Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille's disciplinary hearing will not continue on Human Rights Day.
Posted: March 20, 2018, 4:43 pm
A Durban woman, who allegedly killed her 11-month-old baby by pouring boiling water over her while she slept, is fit to stand trial, a panel of four psychiatrists has found.
Posted: March 20, 2018, 4:31 pm
Deputy President David Mabuza has advised MPs to go to the police after they were warned by the Deputy Speaker of Parliament not to cast aspersions on him by linking him to political killings.
Posted: March 20, 2018, 4:09 pm
Patricia De Lille threatens to go to court if DA hearing is not open, State withdraws child abuse charge against IPID head Robert McBride and Cricket South Africa hopes Rabada drama forces ICC rethink.
Posted: March 20, 2018, 3:51 pm
Lectures at the University of KwaZulu-Natal have been suspended until next week after violent student protests.
Posted: March 20, 2018, 3:04 pm
President Cyril Ramaphosa has thanked the country's national airline SAA for their "hospitality" on a flight to Rwanda, while Twitter thanked the president for "leading by example".
Posted: March 20, 2018, 2:59 pm
DA leader Mmusi Maimane says the EFF is determined to give Nelson Mandela Bay back to the ANC, so that they can continue to loot the city’s coffers and steal from the poor.
Posted: March 20, 2018, 2:43 pm
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Posted: March 5, 2018, 6:23 am
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Posted: February 12, 2018, 11:46 am