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 2017-09-22 23:46 

SABC

SANDF members honoured for good service, patriotism... +

The South African National Defence forces Chief of Intelligence, Lieutenant-General Mduduzi Nyembe, says the shortage of resources continues to be a major challenge....

 2017-09-22 23:19 

SABC

Violence erupts between residents of Univille, Red Ants in Lenasia... +

A second person has been killed and multiple others injured during violent clashes between residents of Univille and the Red Ants in Lenasia....

 2017-09-22 22:10 

SABC

[Watch]Prof Wole Soyinka speaks on the legacy of Mandela... +

Acclaimed Nigerian author and academic, Professor Wole Soyinka is in South Africa to deliver a lecture on the influence of world icon Nelson Mandela....

 2017-09-22 21:48 

SABC

Pattern of false missing girls in KZN baffles police ... +

No one will be criminally liable for the waste of state resources following false reports by a 23-year-old woman from eMpangeni on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast that she had been abducted....

 2017-09-22 21:38 

SABC

Hawks bust suspected transnational crime syndicate... +

Hawks have arrested five members of a suspected transnational crime ring after raids on two Western Cape properties....

 2017-09-22 21:35 

SABC

Unilever strikes deal over South African spreads business... +

Unilever and South African investment holding company Remgro on Friday announced a R11.9 billion ($901 million) deal....

 2017-09-22 21:23 

SABC

German Chancellor Angela Merkel seeks a 4th term ... +

Incumbent German Chancellor Angela Merkel is hoping for a fourth term at the helm of Europe's strongest economy and EU motor....

 2017-09-22 21:09 

News24

Nelson Mandela Bay Metro council hung as opposition stays away... +

The conflict between the UDM and the DA over former deputy mayor Mongameli Bobani has spilled over into a Nelson Mandela Bay council meeting when the coalition failed to get the numbers required to convene the meeting....

 2017-09-22 21:09 

News24

Maharaj lauds political giants Mandela and Tambo... +

Former ANC leaders Nelson Mandela and Oliver Tambo were men of great humility and leadership, taking full responsibility for their actions, Mac Maharaj has said. ...

 2017-09-22 21:09 

News24

Holomisa again demands apology from Maimane... +

UDM leader Bantu Holomisa has issued a fresh demand for an apology from DA leader Mmusi Maimane as relations between the two coalition partners deteriorate....

 2017-09-22 21:02 

SABC

Salary payments for Gupta-owned company employees delayed... +

Employees working for Gupta-owned companies will receive their salaries late this month....

 2017-09-22 20:53 

SABC

WWF pays respect to men, women working tirelessly to protect rhinos... +

More than 6 000 rhino have been slaughtered across South Africa in the past 11 years as the tide of poaching continues....

 2017-09-22 20:44 

News24

Cum Laude pass is a form of protest - Bonginkosi 'Education' Khanyile... +

Bonginkosi Khanyile, the longest imprisoned Fees Must Fall student in the country says that achieving Cum Laude despite his incarceration was yet another form of protest....

 2017-09-22 20:44 

News24

It may not be my last time in prison - Bonginkosi Khanyile... +

Fees Must Fall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile says he is determined to continue the fight for ...

 2017-09-22 20:44 

News24

FeesMustFall activist opens case against Durban policeman... +

After about two hours of going back and forth, Umbilo police finally succumbed to Fees Must Fall activist Bonginkosi Khanyiles persistence to open a case against another policeman....

 2017-09-22 20:18 

News24

A decade of hope and ARVs... +

Experts working in the field of HIV and Aids say Aids-related deaths have decreased over the past decade, with a noticeable difference over the past five years....

 2017-09-22 20:18 

News24

'Access to ARVs for all'... +

About 5 000 people marched along the streets of Durban on Monday at the start of the International Aids Conference, protesting against the fact that 20 million people do not have access to ARV treatment....

 2017-09-22 20:12 

SABC

Bojanala region to proceed with its conference ... +

The biggest African National Congress (ANC) region in the North West, Bojanala, is finally going to conference....

 2017-09-22 19:57 

SABC

Coetzee put in impressive performance at Portugal Masters... +

South African golfer George Coetzee is in strong contention, after Thursday morning field completed the second round at the Portugal Masters golf tournament ....

 2017-09-22 19:54 

News24

PICTURES: Tutu makes rare appearance at African art museum... +

Nobel laureate Desmond Tutu has attended the opening of a museum of contemporary African art in Cape Town....

 2017-09-22 19:54 

News24

Tutu: SA looked up to Kathrada as a 'favourite grandparent'... +

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has described his late friend Ahmed Kathrada as a person of the highest integrity who was a blessing for all South Africans....

 2017-09-22 19:54 

News24

Desmond Tutu pleads for the protection of Muslims in Myanmar... +

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has broken his 'vow to remain silent on public affairs' to call on Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi to speak out about the Rohingya crisis....

 2017-09-22 19:53 

News24

'Those guns are going to be used on your head' - News24 journalist threatened for national firearms probe stories... +

A News24 journalist has received an anonymous SMS threatening that guns that were smuggled from cops to gangsters will be used on her, either at her workplace or home....

 2017-09-22 19:53 

News24

Tutu to watch over Cape Town with Mandela... +

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu will soon join former president Nelson Mandela in keeping an eye over the city, when an image of his face is mounted over the Civic Centre....

 2017-09-22 19:47 

Mail & Guardian

ANC weighs its options on KwaZulu-Natal provincial structure ... +

The decision to take legal counsel was taken at a special National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting held in Centurion today....

 2017-09-22 19:41 

SABC

Maimane threatens Mbete with legal action over State Capture... +

Mmusi Maimane is threatening to take legal action against the Speaker of the National Assembly Baleka Mbete should she fail to allow the establishment of an Ad Hoc Committee on State Capture....

 2017-09-22 19:28 

News24

UK threat level downgraded to severe from critical... +

Britain has downgraded its terrorism threat level to severe from critical, two days after a bombing in a London Underground train injured 30 people....

 2017-09-22 19:28 

News24

ANC 'task team' for KZN... +

A pro-Jacob Zuma task team could be deployed to KwaZulu-Natal to replace the current ANC provincial executive committee (PEC), according to party sources....

 2017-09-22 19:28 

News24

AS IT HAPPENED: We accept ANC KZN court judgment, says Mantashe... +

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe has said that the party accepts the Pietermaritzburg High Court ruling that nullified the party's 2015 provincial elective conference....

 2017-09-22 19:15 

SABC

Sadtu members withdraw from 30 Eldorado Park schools... +

The DA said the withdrawal of hundreds of teachers, who are members of Sadtu, from 30 schools in Eldorado Park was ill-advised and a sign that they didnt care about education....

 2017-09-22 18:44 

SABC

Ntlemeza denies retiring, ready to fight for his reinstatement... +

Ousted Hawks boss Berning Ntlemeza has dismissed reports that he has retired, saying the fight for his reinstatement is far from over....

 2017-09-22 18:12 

News24

POLOTIKI: Episode 14: Connecting the dots - KPMG, SARS and the Guptas... +

In this week's episode of POLOTIKI, we discuss Makhosi Khoza's resignation from the ANC and, we connect the dots between KPMG, SARS and the Guptas. ...

 2017-09-22 18:12 

News24

Judgment reserved in state capture application... +

The crux of President Jacob Zuma's argument against implementing the remedial actions of the State of Capture report is that it would be unconstitutional to do so, the High Court in Pretoria has heard....

 2017-09-22 17:22 

News24

Khoza: I won't join the DA... +

Outspoken MP Makhosi Khoza is keeping mum about her plans after dramatically quitting the ANC on Thursday, but has rejected suggestions she may be joining the Democratic Alliance....

 2017-09-22 17:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Greenpeace activists try to stop VW diesel car delivery to UK... +

Greenpeace activists boarded a ship on its way to Britain in an attempt to stop a consignment of Volkswagen diesel cars being imported from Germany....

 2017-09-22 16:51 

SABC

Behind the 2017 Rhino Census ... +

Bonn de Bod, along with Susan Scott, were granted exclusive access to the 2017 Rhino Census which was conducted in the Kruger National Park recently. Scott and de Bod reveal what they saw and learnt....

 2017-09-22 16:48 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: JSE closes lower in subdued trade... +

Risk-off sentiment is sparked as North Korean and US friction pressures markets; but gold miners and banks gain...

 2017-09-22 16:48 

Business Live

South African steel production surges 24.4% year on year in August... +

Global production, too, increased an annualised 6.3% in August to a near-record 143.6-million tonnes...

 2017-09-22 16:47 

Business Live

May lays out Brexit blueprint, pressing for sweeping trade deal... +

UK Prime Minister Theresa May calls for a transitional phase of about two years to provide clarify Brexit parameters...

 2017-09-22 16:37 

SABC

AMCU calls for end to senseless killings... +

Trade union AMCU has called on both its members and those of the National Union of Mineworkers to stop what it terms senseless killings at mines in Rustenburg in the North west....

 2017-09-22 16:36 

SABC

Fedusa to pull out from PIC amid leadership instability... +

The country's second biggest labour federation FEDUSA says it will pull out its members from the government pension fund, Public Investment Corporation (PIC), if leadership instability continues. ...

 2017-09-22 16:30 

SABC

Lynne Brown instructs Eskom to take legal action against McKinsey... +

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has instructed Eskom to begin legal action against companies including consultancy firm McKinsey. ...

 2017-09-22 16:20 

SABC

Govt, leaders to meet in Vuwani over community grievances ... +

Community leaders and government representatives will meet on Friday in Vuwani, outside Thohoyandou in Limpopo, to assess whether residents are satisfied with services....

 2017-09-22 16:05 

News24

Man caught with R63 000 worth of ARVs gets R500 bail... +

A former paramedic, charged with unlawful possession of antiretroviral drugs worth R63 000, has been released on R500 bail in the Potchefstroom Magistrate's Court....

 2017-09-22 16:05 

News24

There are corrupt officials in the agriculture department Bheki Cele... +

An anti-corruption unit should be established to investigate corruption in the agricultural industry, Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery Bheki Cele has said....

 2017-09-22 16:05 

News24

'Tell people to go away from a spaza shop, not the ANC' - Bheki Cele... +

ANC NEC member Bheki Cele has expressed disappointment at some of the comments made by his party comrades following Makhosi Khozas resignation from the party....

 2017-09-22 16:05 

News24

Drugs, ammo confiscated... +

Police arrested a 53-year-old man in Portlands on Monday 28 August when he was found with drugs....

 2017-09-22 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Google buys HTCs Pixel team in gamble on devices... +

Google is biting off a big piece of device manufacturer HTC for $1.1bn (R14.6bn) to expand its efforts to build phones, speakers and other gadgets....

 2017-09-22 15:47 

Business Live

Remgro sells minority interest in Unilever SA... +

Unilever had agreed to purchase Remgros 25.75% stake for R7bn, for a total transaction representing R11.9bn...

 2017-09-22 15:47 

Business Live

Brown 'clarifies' legal action order against McKinsey... +

Officials implicated in wrongdoing include acting chief financial officer Anoj Singh, former acting CEO Matshela Koko and former head of procurement Edwin Mabelane...

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