Boy drowns at East London beach

2014-12-17 20:52

A boy has drowned and another has been rescued at Eastern Beach in East London, Eastern Cape police say.

Wait almost over for ex-Blue Bulls player

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Former Blue Bulls rugby player Phindile Joseph Ntshongwana is days away from being sentenced by the KwaZulu-Natal High Court for hacking four people to death with an axe.

Derby-Lewis's wife warns SACP, Hani's wife

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Clive Derby-Lewis's wife Gaye has warned the SACP and Chris Hani's widow against making claims about "wider conspiracies" involved in Hani's murder.

90 E Cape schools win R81m case

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The Eastern Cape High Court in Grahamstown has ordered the education department to reimburse 90 Eastern Cape schools R81m they had paid for teachers' salaries out of their own pockets since 2011.

Pakistani shopkeeper's killers jailed

2014-12-17 20:52

Two Mpumalanga men convicted of murdering a Pakistani shopkeeper were sentenced to 25 years behind bars by the Nelspruit circuit of the North Gauteng High Court.

AfriForum lays charges against Malema

2014-12-17 17:26

AfriForum has laid criminal charges against EFF leader Julius Malema for his land grab comments at the party's congress in Bloemfontein.

Car smashes into accident scene, 1 dead

2014-12-17 15:51

One person has died and seven others have been injured after a car smashed into an accident scene in Boksburg, paramedics say.



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Ekurhuleni facing grave problem

2014-12-17 20:52

A conversation on alternative burial methods should begin in earnest, as Ekurhuleni, like other cities in South Africa, is running out of space for new cemeteries, the metro says.

7 arrested for Kraaifontein murders

2014-12-17 15:51

Seven men have been arrested following the murder of six men whose bodies were found near a farm outside Kraaifontein, Cape Town police say.

Ex-cop spokesperson to be sentenced in 2015

2014-12-17 17:26

Former police spokesperson Vincent Mdunge will know his fate in February once police have explained to the Durban Magistrate's Court how they determined the amount of his fraud.

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Ex-cop spokesperson to be sentenced in 2015

2014-12-17 17:26

Former police spokesperson Vincent Mdunge will know his fate in February once police have explained to the Durban Magistrate's Court how they determined the amount of his fraud.

No progress in toddler killing case

2014-12-17 13:55

There was no progress in the case of a man accused of killing 3-year-old Cuburne van Wyk, of Reiger Park on the East Rand, the State says.

Pretoria cop kills ex-girlfriend, lover

2014-12-17 11:19

A policeman has shot and killed his ex-girlfriend and her boyfriend, critically wounding his 2-year-old son, and then turned the gun on himself in Temba, north of Pretoria.

Tshabalala quits as SABC board chair

2014-12-17 13:02

Ellen Tshabalala has resigned as chairperson of the SABC board and also quit the board, the presidency announced.

Boys, aged 2 and 3, stabbed during robbery

2014-12-17 09:25

Two boys, aged 2 and 3, have been stabbed during a robbery in Dobsonville, Soweto, Gauteng police have said.

Toddler’s alleged killer back in court

2014-12-17 08:04

The man accused of killing 3-year-old Cuburne van Wyk, from Reiger Park, Ekurhuleni, is expected back in the Boksburg Magistrate's Court.

Three elderly assaulted in Boksburg

2014-12-16 20:48

Three elderly people were left in a critical condition after being assaulted in Boksburg, east of Johannesburg, paramedics have said.

Presidency denies Zuma link to Sars suspensions

2014-12-16 22:01

The Presidency has criticised allegations made by DA leader Helen Zille linking President Jacob Zuma to the suspension of SA Revenue Service staff members.

MEC condemns Dube clan leader killing

2014-12-17 17:26

KwaZulu-Natal community safety MEC Willies Mchunu has condemned the killing of chairperson of the Dube clan Hendrick Phila Mahlawula.

Woman dies after being hit by train in KZN

2014-12-17 12:54

A woman died when she was hit by a train near Mariannhill, KwaZulu-Natal, paramedics have said.

Fears of serial killer loose in Cape Town

2014-12-17 14:42

The bodies of five women have been found naked and buried in shallow graves near Century City train station leading Western Cape police to suspect a serial killer is on the loose.

Security foils Soweto mall robbers

2014-12-17 11:19

A group of seven men have tried to rob the Pick n Pay at Maponya mall in Soweto, Gauteng police say.

Three killed after car crashes into truck in KZN

2014-12-17 09:25

Three people have been killed after the car they were travelling in burst into flames after hitting a truck on the N2 near Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal.

Man goes missing at Jeffreys Bay beach

2014-12-17 07:24

A 20-year-old man has gone missing after he allegedly disappeared while swimming at Main Beach, Jeffreys Bay in the Eastern Cape.

DA: Ramaphosa must answer over power cut threats

2014-12-16 22:01

The Democratic Alliance has called on Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to clarify Eskom's latest threat of further rolling blackouts.


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