SABC to investigate after claims that historic archive was given to Guptas for 'peanuts'

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The SABC board has instituted a forensic investigation into claims made by a former ANN7 editor that the embattled news channel acquired access to the public broadcaster's archives.

South Africa

Ingonyama Trust matter will be handled at 'presidential level' – Mabuza tells Zwelithini

2018-03-22 22:26

King Goodwill Zwelithini's concerns about recommendations that the Ingonyama Trust Act be repealed or amended will be discussed at presidential level, Deputy President David Mabuza has promised.

South Africa

Experts deplore dire state of Eastern Cape's Tower Psychiatric Hospital

2018-03-22 21:24

The South African Society of Psychiatry has revealed failures attributed to the provincial health department in its care of patients, in what could potentially be a ticking time bomb concerning the care of mentally ill patients.

South Africa

Mashaba admits City failed Soweto residents hit by tornado

2018-03-22 20:55

A report into the destruction of houses in Protea Glen by a tornado "paints a picture of both a severe storm which caused damage and housing projects fraught with irregularities", says Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba.

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Zim signs $4.2bn Karo Resources platinum deal

2018-03-22 19:30

The Zimbabwean government has signed a $4.2bn mining investment deal with Cyprus-based Karo Resources to develop a mine that is expected to produce 1.4 million ounces of platinum.

South Africa

New 'key points' bill should include public interest defence – media groups

2018-03-22 21:11

A new bill currently being drafted to replace the apartheid-era National Key Points Act should include a clause that protects journalists investigating key points in the public interest, MPs have heard.


NYC agency investigating more than a dozen Kushner buildings

2018-03-22 21:05

New York City's buildings regulator has launched investigations at more than a dozen Kushner Companies residential properties three days after The Associated Press reported that the real estate developer had filed false paperwork in buildings across the city.

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