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Police line: A good response time

2015-08-20 13:03

Many News24 Users have shared their frustrating experience of calling 10111. However, not everyone had to wait long for a police response. These News24 Users share their positive experiences.

2 comments   |   329 views

Emirates vs Qatar Airways

2015-08-20 13:03

I recently flew on Emirates and Qatar Airways and spent long hours at both their airports on both legs of each journey - in the public areas - not the private lounges.

19 comments   |   4686 views

'We cannot rely on police for protection'

2015-08-20 11:23

About two months ago I contacted the police. They answered promptly but only arrived more than 45 minutes later.

5 comments   |   1142 views

The pros and cons of being a working mother

2015-08-20 10:02

Your baby is on the way and the time has come to choose whether to hang up your suit jacket for good or to become a full time working mom.

1 comment   |   559 views

Phoning 10111: A long wait

2015-08-20 09:08

The average waiting time for a police officer to arrive if you called the 10111 number during an emergency is 19 minutes. News24 Users share their experience of calling the emergency number.

2 comments   |   1166 views

TAKING YOU BACK:  Wheels24 readers have sent in pics of their classic Beetles.See the gallery here.


Confused operator

2015-08-20 10:02

On 14 Jun 2014 we were attacked by 5 armed men. We phoned 112 from our cell. It just rang, writes News24 User Carel de Ridder.

4 comments   |   1985 views

Hung up and called an ambulance myself

2015-08-20 09:08

News24 user Stadler Kok tells of his experience with trying to make an emergency call to 10111.

0 comments   |   1404 views

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No failed Kidnapping..

James Johnston

2014-11-17 19:00

Has there ever been a high-profile kidnapping in this country?

Half-a-loaf is better than no bread

Phumlani M. UMajozi

2014-11-17 14:56

I find it really baffling when labour unions publicly suggest that it is better to be unemployed than to have a low-wage job.

Dagga: an employment opportunity

Johan Steynvaart

2014-11-17 14:56

It is evident to all South Africans, who care to notice, that we have been experiencing an unprecedented decline in employment since the inception of our democracy in 1994.

Jesus and the Urban Legends


2014-11-17 11:47

It's always someone's cousin's friend that was affected by the story. It is never John Smith from Edenvale, or if someone is named, they can never be traced.

Pay Back The Money


2014-11-17 11:47

The ANC has decided to “stand by your man” i.e. Jocob Zuma and his R240 million compound come hell or high water. All this despite the fact that 30% of more SAs do not have jobs, education, houses, electricity or sanitation.

Frikkie And Plug's Schooldays


2014-11-17 11:47

Frikkie was all brawn and not much brain. It was the other way round with plug, so it made good sense to pool their resources.


Carlo Fourie

2014-03-11 13:09

This used to be a tarred road.

Carlo Fourie

2014-03-11 13:09

The damaged road is next to a primary school.

Mpho Lebodi

2014-03-11 09:51

a bridge collapse btwn odi prison nd nerby area klipgate due to this weeks continuin' heavy rains. motorists/pedestrains in nd arnd th mabopane area, ga-rankuwa nd soshanguve thy r advise to use alternative route e.g molefe makinta formely lucas mangope highway to th odi hospital!

Hlogi Kunene

2014-03-10 21:55

relaxing at rusternburg

Ishmael K Challa

2014-03-10 23:28

nothing on these photo


2014-03-11 00:19

Vaal River in Parys rising fast

Manuel Kuyeri

2014-03-10 14:43

a tree with red flowers


2014-03-10 06:17

Dam wall broke at Klein Kariba


2014-03-10 06:18

Dam wall broke at Klein Kariba


2014-03-10 06:18

Dam wall broke at Klein Kariba

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