Taxi driver gunned down in Soweto

2015-07-29 05:43

A taxi owner has been shot and killed outside his house in Soweto, Gauteng police say.


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2015-07-29 06:12

An avid American hunter accused of illegally killing a protected lion in Zimbabwe has said that he thought everything about his trip was legal and wasn't aware of the animal's status ‘until the end of the hunt.’

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Man accused of raping KZN jogger back in court

2015-07-29 05:16

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Schools in PE's northern areas to re-open on Thursday

2015-07-28 22:37

Schools in the northern areas of Port Elizabeth will be re-opened following protests over the lack of teachers.


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