South Africa

Cape Town airport hit on alleged gang boss could be revenge for Stellenbosch club killing

2017-10-18 10:51

Revenge attacks and an intricate gang battle over turf apparently led up to the shooting of suspected gangster boss Jerome "Donkie" Booysen at the Cape Town International Airport, as well as the double murder at a Stellenbosch nightclub last week.


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'We have no progress update' - Sassa, social development dept ditch Parliament

2017-10-18 11:17

The portfolio committee on social development waited patiently for a progress update on Sassa's obligations to the Constitutional Court, but they have been stood up by both the agency and the department.

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