Dramatic rise in spam, scam calls in SA - report

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South Africans are among the most affected by spam calls in the world, according to the 2018 Truecaller Insights report by mobile app company Truecaller.

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ACCIDENTS: More reckless driving on SA's roads as festive season enters its peak

2018-12-18 17:29

Numerous fatalities and accidents have been recorded on SA's roads since the beginning of the festive season and, as the silly season enters its peak, even more reports have emerged.

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UPDATE: About 20 properties affected by runaway fire in St Francis Bay

2018-12-18 16:02

At least 20 properties have been affected by a runaway fire burning between Harbour Road and Assissi Drive at St Francis Bay in the Eastern Cape, says the Kouga Municipality.

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Sale of Bo-Kaap land for controversial development to be taken on review

2018-12-18 16:48

Residents of the Bo-Kaap want the Western Cape High Court to review the City of Cape Town's sale of land, earmarked for a controversial development in the historic neighbourhood.

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Zuma's legal mire deepens as Zimbabwe farmers seek R1.9bn

2018-12-18 16:37

A group of white farmers in Zimbabwe who lost their land say they will sue both Jacob Zuma and the SA government, and they hope to file their court papers "in the next few days".


WATCH: Taxi collision leaves 1 dead in Ballito

2018-12-18 14:53

One person has been killed following a collision between a taxi and a light vehicle in Ballito on Saturday afternoon. Watch.

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