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2017-10-09 18:44
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Cape Town - Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has been deployed to the portfolio committee on small business and Life Esidimeni has been described as one of "the greatest cause of human rights violation since the dawn of our democracy".

Here are some of today’s top stories.

#LionMama: 'Anyone would have done the same for their daughter'

The woman accused of stabbing a man to death and injuring two others after finding them allegedly raping her 27-year-old daughter, says she would not do anything differently if placed in the same situation again.

Read more from Lion Mama here.

Life Esidimeni: The greatest cause of human right violations since democracy

The death of at least 118 psychiatric patients after being transferred from Life Esidimeni to 27 other NGOs has been described as one of "the greatest cause of human rights violation since the dawn of our democracy".

Read here.

Why so many South Africans back the All Blacks

Outside of New Zealand itself, one of the largest contingents of All Black rugby supporters is to be found in the Eastern and Western Cape.

Read the opinion piece here.

Bank of Baroda ordered to keep Gupta accounts open for now

The high court ordered the Bank of Baroda to keep the accounts of Gupta-linked companies open, pending a final application which must be launched in 15 days.

Read more here.

Outcry as mom accosted in front of her 3-year-old daughter

A video that spread on social media showing a woman being accosted by security guards in a grocery store in view of her 3-year-old daughter has led to the arrest of one of the security guards, with the other expected to be handed over to the police as well.

Watch here.

Dlamini-Zuma deployed to small business committee in Parliament

ANC presidential candidate and MP Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has been deployed to the portfolio committee on small business development.

Read here.

Twitter reacts: Flooding and hail in Joburg storm

On Monday Joburg is battling a powerful storm that's flooded roads and pelted residents with hail.

See more here and follow live updates here.

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