JMPD warns of possible strike by Alexandra taxi drivers

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Johannesburg Metro Police have warned of a possible strike by Alexandra taxi operators after about 500 taxis were impounded for a range of alleged traffic and licensing infringements.

'These killings must stop', Cele tells taxi bosses

2018-06-24 23:00

Police Minister Bheki Cele came down hard on taxi bosses during a crisis meeting to deal with the complexities of the "route invasions" that could be behind the killing of at least 13 people at ranks in Cape Town.

Grahamstown’s water problems are under control, says acting municipal manager

2018-06-24 23:00

Much of the water and sewer infrastructure in Grahamstown has aged and needs to be upgraded. So what is the municipality doing with the need to maintain and upgrade its infrastructure?

Best of City Press: Sunday June 24

2018-06-24 21:30

Did you miss Sunday's City Press newspaper? Read the top stories and analysis here.

Missing 6-year-old girl found in shallow grave in Cape Town

2018-06-24 20:30

Missing Cape Town school girl Stacey Adams has been found dead in a shallow grave next to a Wendy house near her home in Eastridge, her devastated grandmother has said.


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Business manager, employee robbed at gunpoint in Strand

2018-06-24 17:30

The manager and an employee of a pub on Main Road, in the Strand, have been robbed of an undisclosed amount of money at gunpoint.

Ramaphosa, political parties slam attacks in Zimbabwe and Ethiopia

2018-06-24 14:11

Attacks on leaders in Zimbabwe and Ethiopia have been strongly condemned by President Cyril Ramaphosa and political parties in South Africa.

Man killed in hit and run on N2 near Riviersonderend

2018-06-24 11:13

A man has been killed in an apparent hit and run on the N2, outside Riviersonderend, according to Western Cape traffic services.

Musos say Arthur Mafokate must go following alleged Cici assault

2018-06-24 06:03

Musicians say kwaito star Arthur Mafokate must “recuse himself or be recused” from the SA Music Rights Association board until he is cleared by the courts of assaulting singer Cici.

Losing their manhood in becoming men

2018-06-24 10:01

In the past 12 years, more than 800 men and teenage boys have had their penises amputated after botched traditional circumcision procedures.

Parliament receives over 700 000 written submissions on land expropriation

2018-06-24 12:41

The Joint Constitutional Review Committee is calling in extra help to deal with the high number of written submissions it has received about land expropriation without compensation.

Police horses attacked by pitbull

2018-06-24 12:02

Two police horses have received stitches and a rider was thrown off and had to be treated in hospital after the horses were attacked by a pitbull while on patrol in Port Elizabeth.

Bitter court battle looms over top UCT post

2018-06-24 00:03

The black University of Cape Town (UCT) academic community is challenging the appointment of associate Professor Lis Lange to the position of deputy vice-chancellor for teaching and learning.

Magashule lashes out at 'third force' as court rules ANC Limpopo conference must continue

2018-06-24 06:02

ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule has lashed out at a “third force” which he claims is sponsoring instability in the party, as it battles to rein in “selfish” members who insist on taking the party to court.

July Maphosa charged with fraud

2018-06-24 10:01

A former director at the Gauteng social development department has been charged with fraud for allegedly using taxpayers’ money.

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