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Suspected Cape Town gang leader Jerome "Donkie" Booysen has been shot at for the third time this year, according to several sources.

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Shooting rocks Cape Town International Airport

Reports have emerged of an early morning shooting at Cape Town International Airport.

Zuma's Cabinet reshuffle confuses court

The latest Cabinet reshuffle has momentarily delayed and confused the court as former home affairs director-general Mkuseli Apleni, who is challenging his suspension, now has a new boss.

Cabinet reshuffle: Nuclear will place economy in dire danger - economist

SA's fiscal situation is already dire and the apparent attempt to put nuclear plans back on track by means of the Cabinet reshuffle only makes matters worse, warns an economist.

Concerns about Zuma connections of SABC board chair, deputy

Concerns have been raised about the political affiliation of President Jacob Zuma's choices for chairperson and deputy chairperson of the SABC board.

Nzimande's removal 'long overdue' - Limpopo ANCYL

The ANC Youth League in Limpopo has welcomed the removal of former minister of higher education Blade Nzimande from Cabinet.  

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North Korea plans to launch many more satellites

North Korea's deputy UN ambassador has said the country plans to launch many more satellites and accused the US of trying to block its efforts to help peacefully develop outer space.

Man vows he's penniless in court; deputies find $4K on him

A defendant in the American state of Ohio, who told the judge that he was penniless now faces a bigger problem after deputies found more than $4 000 in his clothes.

Spain court strikes down Catalan referendum law

Spain's Constitutional Court has ruled that a referendum law passed in Catalonia, which paved the way for a contested secession referendum, was not valid.

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ANC in the Western Cape plans to speak out on drought

ANC leaders in the Western Cape will on Thursday brief media on the "failure" of provincial officials to deal with the drought and water shortages.

Gunman who allegedly killed 15-year-old Lichtenburg boy back in the dock

Jaco du Plooy is set to appear in court on Thursday for allegedly opening fire on a group of protesters, killing a 15-year-old Lichtenburg boy and wounding two others

President Jacob Zuma to unveil Oliver Tambo statue

President Jacob Zuma will unveil a life-size statue of the late ANC freedom fighter Oliver Tambo at the O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg on Thursday.

"I feel lifted up, that the president could see some capacity from my side."

- New State Security Minister Bongani Bongo says he is certain that he has the experience to run the State Security Agency.