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SA, especially if the one-city model changed, could feasibly stage an Olympics, insists gold-medallist Ryk Neethling. Rob Houwing reports.


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Lesufi must sober up - Cosas

2016-08-30 19:14

The Congress of South African Students has expressed dissatisfaction with the 21 days given to the committee that is investigating racism allegations at Pretoria High School for Girls.

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Couple attacked, kidnapped while taking a taxi home

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A couple has allegedly been attacked while taking what they believed was an Uber taxi home in Sunninghill, Johannesburg.


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