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 2017-09-20 22:24 

Daily Nation

IEBC officials blamed for poll failures... +

Obscurity around Forms 34A described as a mysterious puzzle....

 2017-09-20 22:24 

Daily Nation

Road fatalities have gone down in past 8 months... +

Report shows pedestrians, motor vehicle passengers and motorcycle riders main casualties....

 2017-09-20 22:24 

Daily Nation

Maraga: We must all adhere to the law... +

Maraga says court will not hesitate to repeat judgment if anomalies remain unresolved....

 2017-09-20 22:24 

Daily Nation

Woman rushed to Tanzania for treatment dies... +

Eight-month-pregnant woman was taken to Tanzanian hospital due to nurses strike in Kenya....

 2017-09-20 22:24 

Daily Nation

Forms 34A, 34B were in order: Ndung’u... +

Other institutions such as media, public and courts could verify claims of malpractices, says judge....

 2017-09-20 22:24 

Daily Nation

Hard tackles, wit flow freely as decision lights up Twitter... +

Lawyers, analysts allied to both sides of the political divide react to court verdict....

 2017-09-20 22:12 

SABC

Zuma signs anti-nuclear weapons treaty... +

South Africa has signed the treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons at the United Nations headquarters in New York today, following about 30 other states. ...

 2017-09-20 22:01 

SABC

Increase in number of chronically undernourished people globally... +

Data published by the United Nations (UN) show that after 1999 the new millennium heralded a period of improving nutrition and declining levels of hunger across the globe....

 2017-09-20 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Khwezi speaks: 'I did not do it to win. I was just fighting for myself'... +

In a new book, Redi Tlhabi reveals the woman behind the pseudonym and the price she paid for pursuing justice after accusing Jacob Zuma of rape....

 2017-09-20 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Ingenuity and guides efforts to help Uber and meter taxis stay in their lanes... +

New regulations and an app to appease metered taxis are aimed at easing SAs e-hailing tensions...

 2017-09-20 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Ghanas public holiday palaver ... +

President Akufo-Addo wants Founders Day to become Founders Day, but not everyone agrees...

 2017-09-20 21:49 

Business Live

KPMG SA CEO wants an independent probe into firm... +

Nhlamulo Dlomu says the South African Industry of Chartered Accountants will conduct an independent investigation...

 2017-09-20 21:02 

SABC

KZN councillor survives following armed attack ... +

A councillor at Jozini northern KwaZulu-Natal has survived an armed attack....

 2017-09-20 20:43 

SABC

SABC News ranks in top 10 globally viewed YouTube channels - study... +

SABC Digital News has been ranked in the top 10 of globally viewed South African channels on YouTube. ...

 2017-09-20 20:42 

News24

Shaka Sisulu charged with assault... +

Political activist Shaka Sisulu may face the music for allegedly assaulting his former partner and the mother of his child, Lerato Sedi....

 2017-09-20 20:42 

News24

Shaka Sisulu: I'm accountable to the ANC... +

ANC activist Shaka Sisulu said he has been vocal about members of the ANC being accountable for their actions and he abides by that as well....

 2017-09-20 20:42 

News24

Sisulu in legal battle over war room... +

As questions are asked about millions meant to be paid to people who led the ANCs covert war room campaign, an embattled Shaka Sisulu has decided to take legal action....

 2017-09-20 20:42 

SABC

Sasol to write off $900 mln from 2008 empowerment deal... +

Sasol will write off $900 million of debt used to bring in black investors in a 2008 deal that foundered after a fall in oil prices hit its shares, the petrochemicals maker said on Wednesday....

 2017-09-20 20:31 

SABC

Former TUT student given suspended sentence for bomb threat... +

A former Tshwane University of Technology student, who threatened to bomb the institution and the Public Protector's office, has been given a suspended five-year sentence....

 2017-09-20 20:30 

Business Report (IOL)

AfriBusiness seeks clarity on Eskom's irregular expenditure... +

AfriBusiness to head to court if requested information regarding service level agreements isn't delivered....

 2017-09-20 20:24 

Daily Nation

Uganda police raid ActionAid offices... +

Officers record names and titles of all staff members....

 2017-09-20 20:24 

Daily Nation

Ex-MP Joel Onyancha is dead... +

He fell ill as he watched Supreme Court proceedings, says his brother....

 2017-09-20 20:17 

News24

'The other hijacker looked familiar' - victim of carjacking in JHB... +

One of two assailants involved in a hijacking on Sunday in Naturena, south of Johannesburg was identified by his victims, who have conducted their own investigation. Watch for more. ...

 2017-09-20 20:17 

News24

Truck driver, assistant and tavern owner arrested for false liquor truck hijacking... +

Three men have been arrested for reporting a false truck hijacking case at the Uitenhage police station, say police....

 2017-09-20 20:02 

SABC

SA Social Media landscape is heart of marketing campaigns- study... +

A study of 116 major South African brands shows that about four social media platforms will become pervasive marketing tools in the new future. ...

 2017-09-20 19:51 

SABC

Are graduates prepared for the job market?... +

Across Africa, students arrive on campuses full of hope that a university degree will improve their lives....

 2017-09-20 19:47 

SABC

Senzo Mchunu blames factions for KZN political killings... +

Factions, gate-keeping and manipulation of ANC processes, including the selection of councillors and the election of leaders, contribute to tensions and spill into infighting. ...

 2017-09-20 19:46 

Business Live

US Fed to shrink assets next month... +

Federal Reserve announces gradual end to its crisis-era stimulus programme starting next month when it will gradually reduce the size of its $4.5-trillion in investment holdings...

 2017-09-20 19:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Sasol considers share sale... +

Sasol shares declined after it announced a new black- and employee-ownership transaction and said it may sell shares to fund prior obligations....

 2017-09-20 19:24 

Daily Nation

What happened to 2013 precedent? Judge Ndung'u asks... +

There was no reason to nullify Uhuru Kenyatta's win, she says....

 2017-09-20 19:15 

SABC

Striking KEMJV miners decry meagre wages... +

Miners at the Kimberley Ekapa Joint Mining Venture (KEMJV) say it is difficult supporting their families with the minimum salary of R5 200....

 2017-09-20 18:49 

SABC

Zweli Mkhize calls for unity within the ANC... +
 2017-09-20 18:44 

Business Live

Market data - September 20 2017... +

Market data including bonds, unit trusts and fuel prices...

 2017-09-20 18:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Educor moving towards digital education... +

Educor Holdings and the Digital Marketing Institute are introducing two new digital course in the field of marketing....

 2017-09-20 18:24 

Daily Nation

5 deny murdering schoolboy... +

Head-teacher and four workers of St Augustine Preparatory School in Mombasa seek bonds....

 2017-09-20 18:12 

News24

KZN political murders: IFP accuses police of being 'incompetent', 'politically influenced'... +

The IFP has accused police of being incompetence and politically influenced when dealing with political killings in KwaZulu-Natal....

 2017-09-20 18:12 

News24

Foreigner killed during hijacking in Krugersdorp... +

A man has been shot and killed in a fight during a hijacking in Krugersdorp, west of Johannesburg....

 2017-09-20 18:12 

News24

More attacks? Foreigner returns to his Durban home anyway... +

A young Zimbabwean worries there will be more attacks on foreigners, but has returned to his Durban house anyway....

 2017-09-20 18:11 

News24

Mob kills 2 innocent men suspected of kidnapping 11-year-old boy... +

Two innocent men have been killed by a mob who suspected that they had kidnapped an 11-year-old boy in the Pinetown CBD, police say....

 2017-09-20 17:46 

News24

Injured farmer tied up for four hours while attackers ransack his home... +

An Mpumalanga vegetable farmer, whose leg had been broken by attackers, lay tied up for more than four hours before he was rescued....

 2017-09-20 17:46 

News24

CPUT lecture theatre targeted by arsonists... +

A lecture theatre at the Cape Town campus of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology has been set alight, following similar attacks at the institution's Mowbray and Bellville campuses....

 2017-09-20 17:43 

Business Live

Spike in retail sales backs UK rate hike... +

Sterling jumps as data show a sharp pick-up in monthly sales growth in August, despite inflation pressures that previously squeezed spending...

 2017-09-20 17:43 

Business Live

Aveng secures extensions on its current debt and sees its share price leap... +

The construction group plans to book a R2.7bn impairment charge, pushing it to a full-year headline loss of between R6.3bn and R6.6bn...

 2017-09-20 17:43 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: JSE closes lower as rand hedges retreat... +

Sasol ends the day more than 6% lower on news of its R21bn empowerment transaction; Aveng rockets more than 20%; and Star, on debut, puts in a stellar performance...

 2017-09-20 17:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Trade relations between South Africa and UK reaffirmed... +

The United Kingdom and South Africa have met to ensure that trade between the two countries will continue as normal post Brexit in 2019....

 2017-09-20 17:24 

Daily Nation

This man wants bhang legalised... +

Simon Mwaura asks National Assembly to allow licensing of marijuana farming....

 2017-09-20 17:24 

Daily Nation

Harry Roy Veevers' body had toxins, says witness... +

A highly toxic pesticide was detected in body tissues and wet soil collected from the grave of British property tycoon Harry Roy Veevers, a witness has...

 2017-09-20 16:56 

News24

One dead in US school shooting... +

Fire officials in Washington state say one person has been killed and three others injured and taken to a hospital after a shooting at a high school....

 2017-09-20 16:56 

News24

Man rearrested for shooting same person twice in two separate incidents... +

A man is expected to appear at the Roodepoort Magistrate's Court after he was rearrested for shooting the same victim on two different occasions, say Gauteng police....

 2017-09-20 16:55 

SABC

Lesotho govt accused of media censorship... +

The Government of Lesotho has been under heavy criticism for shutting down a private radio station that is seen to be anti-government....

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