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A man has been shot dead inside the Mitchells Plain Day Hospital in full view of patients - mere metres from the local police station.

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Multimillion-rand French funding deal for drought-stricken Western Cape still needs environmental approval

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Despite the excitement surrounding the project, which entails about R8.6m in grants, it may not be allowed to operate until it has received the proper authorisation, director of Cape Environmental Assessment Practitioners Louise-Mari Van Zyl says.

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PowerFM boss Given Mkhari and wife withdraw assault charges against each other

2018-07-16 11:31

A radio mogul and his wife - who had been both arrested after they opened charges of assault against each other - have subsequently dropped the charges

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