Nyanga murder rate still on the up

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The rate of killings in South Africa's murder capital, Nyanga, in Cape Town, continues to rise, with a 5,7% increase in murders between April and December last year.

Wits University vice chancellor mugged

2017-07-28 20:09

Wits University vice-chancellor Adam Habib ignored his own advice and had his cellphone stolen in Braamfontein.

OR Tambo security measures to be used at other ports of entry - Mbalula

2017-07-28 19:34

Newly introduced security measures at OR Tambo International Airport will be used as a blueprint for other ports of entry into the country, Police Minister Fikile Mbalula says.

Unlikely that Timol jumped to his death - engineer

2017-07-28 18:22

The apartheid-era police’s claim that Ahmed Timol jumped to his death was unlikely, an aeronautical engineer has told the High Court.

Inquest finds three companies negligent for Linkin Park concert goer's death

2017-07-28 17:51

A Cape Town inquest has ruled that the three companies who played a role in putting up the scaffolding tower at a Linkin Park rock concert are negligent with regard to the death of Florentina Popa.

Best of HuffPost on 28 July: 9 stories you shouldn't miss

2017-07-28 18:50

A racism scandal at St John's College led to the teacher responsible resigning and Ferial Haffajee witnessed journalists being attacked by BLF. Plus, why Donald Trump ain't happy (again).

Wrangle over late gun licence renewals heads to Constitutional Court

2017-07-28 17:27

The Constitutional Court will now have to decide whether two sections of the Firearms Control Act of 2000, that govern late licence renewals, pass constitutional muster.



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Author of 'black baboons' MiWay email apologises

2017-07-28 18:40

A former MiWay client has apologised for writing and distributing an email in which the insurance company’s black customers are referred to as baboons.

#News24 ICYMI: Safety alert issued for SA, ANC MP will vote for Zuma to go and Hout Bay family's triple tragedy

2017-07-28 18:50

Dolls of colour to inspire children, Zuma’s top bodyguard in kickback scandal and two types of corruption - one that bankrupts a country and another that allows economic development to flourish, are some of the stories you might have missed today.

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EFF 'turning Zuma's backyard upside down' - Malema

2017-07-28 16:59

The EFF says it has decided to turn President Jacob Zuma's home province "upside down" by spending a week in "Zuma’s own backyard".

amaBhungane considering legal action against BLF

2017-07-28 13:41

amaBhungane has denied claims by Black First Land First leader Andile Mngxitama that a white man attacked him during its "Inside the #GuptaLeaks" town hall event in Braamfontein, Johannesburg.

Suspended DAFF DG charged with 'gross misconduct'

2017-07-28 15:34

Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Senzeni Zokwana has served preliminary charges on suspended director general Mike Mlengana.

St John's race row teacher leaves school - MEC

2017-07-28 13:29

The teacher who was found guilty of misconduct in an internal hearing has left St John's College, Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says.

Lab strike causing delays for essential tests

2017-07-28 15:01

As representatives of striking state laboratory employees and their employers at the National Health Laboratory Service meet for talks, a state clinician has explained how the strike is negatively affecting patients at state hospitals.

Police union vows to intensify 10111 call centre strike

2017-07-28 13:18

Police union SAPU’s members have vowed to go on an intensified strike should negotiations over pay for their emergency call centre members prove fruitless.

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