#News24 ICYMI: Henri van Breda spotted at airport; Meghan Markle's dad won't attend royal wedding; and why Kolisi should lead the Boks

2018-05-17 18:37
Siya Kolisi. (Getty Images)

Siya Kolisi. (Getty Images)

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Find out how much staff earned in former minister Lynne Brown's private office, an eyewitness captures explosions as cash-in-transit thieves strike and the owners of Schulphoek in Hermanus have agreed to sell their land amid violent protests.

Here is a roundup of our top stories:

PICS: Henri van Breda, girlfriend spotted at airport ahead of judgment

Triple murder accused Henri van Breda was seen at Lanseria Airport in Johannesburg on Tuesday before flying to Cape Town along with his girlfriend, Danielle Janse van Rensburg.

REVEALED: How much staff earned in former minister Lynne Brown's private office

An employee with just a grade 9 qualification earned over R890 000 a year while working for former minister of public enterprises Lynne Brown in her private office.

Man who called colleague 'swart man' living in apartheid past, ConCourt rules

A man who called a colleague "swart man [black man]" over parking space at work has shown that he has not made a break with the country's apartheid past, the Constitutional Court ruled on Thursday.

WATCH: Eyewitness captures explosions as cash-in-transit thieves strike

Employees at the Renault East Rand dealership got a little more than they bargained for at work on Thursday morning when they ended up with front row seats to an explosive cash-in-transit heist.

Tshwane ANC calls on Public Protector to release findings on city's chief of staff

The ANC in Tshwane called on Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane to release her findings into the appointment of the city's chief of staff Marietha Aucamp.

Arthur Fraser skips first pre-budget presser in Parliament for 'urgent matter'

New correctional services commissioner Arthur Fraser skipped his first pre-budget vote media briefing in Parliament on Thursday to attend an "urgent matter that had just arisen".

Why Kolisi is the best option to lead Boks

Mark Keohane reckons Siya Kolisi is the best option to captain the Springboks in the upcoming Tests.

Meghan Markle releases statement after father wedding drama

Meghan Markle has shared an official statement regarding the state of her father’s health as well as whether he will be attending her wedding.

Murdered Bloch couple opened their doors 'to whoever needed a safe space'

The Victorian double-storey home in Mowbray where Rosalie Bloch, 84, and Aubrey Jackson, 94, were murdered two weeks ago provided a refuge over the years to many people from all walks of life.

Hermanus Schulphoek land owners agree to sell amid protests

The owners of Schulphoek in Hermanus have agreed to sell land, that was once destined for a luxury development, back to the government for homes for Zwelihle residents, says Western Cape Human Settlements MEC Bonginkosi Madikizela.

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