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Samwu wants charges against Pikitup boss reinstated

2016-02-08 17:54

The SA Municipal Workers’ Union says that it was in the process of ensuring that the criminal charges against Pikitup managing director Amanda Nair are reinstated.

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Wits condemns, removes offensive campus graffiti

2016-02-08 16:56

The University of Witwatersrand has removed the offensive language that was written at the entrance of the Oliver Schreiner School of Law building on its main campus, it says.

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Tourists pay R100 to save baby duiker from grisly fate

2016-02-08 17:53

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Judge schools attorney during KZN ANC murder case

2016-02-08 17:47

A KwaZulu-Natal High Court judge has delivered a lesson in legal procedure to a struggling Legal Aid attorney during final submissions in the trial of two men accused of a politically-motivated murder.


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