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2018-08-01 18:02
Winnie the Pooh. (Disney/Getty Images)

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Police are looking into an incident in which EFF leader Julius Malema discharged what appeared to be an automatic assault rifle, another hit on Jerome "Donkie" Booysen and Siya Kolisi's historic first test in charge of the Springboks is celebrated.

Here is a list of some of our top headlines:

SCROLL: One man shot dead in Zimbabwe election protests

A man has been killed as Zimbabweans eagerly await the results of the presidential election after the ruling Zanu-PF party won the majority of seats in parliament.

#SCROLL: #TheTotalShutdown protesters boo Naledi Pandor, demand Ramaphosa accepts memorandum

The start of Women's Month has been marked by countrywide marches and pickets over violence against women, children and gender non-conforming people.

Police investigating Malema rifle 'shooting' incident

Police are to investigate an incident in which EFF leader Julius Malema was captured on camera seemingly discharging what appeared to be an automatic assault rifle at the Sisa Dukashe Stadium in Mdantsane, outside East London.

Jerome 'Donkie' Booysen wounded in another shooting, 1 other killed

Jerome "Donkie" Booysen, the alleged leader of the Sexy Boys gang, has been wounded in a shooting in Cape Town in yet another apparent attempt on his life.

Meet the man who has voiced Winnie the Pooh for three decades

"Sometimes the smallest things take the most room in your heart," a wise little bear once remarked - and Jim Cummings has put his heart and soul into playing Winnie the Pooh for three decades.

Historic Kolisi moment wins Laureus award

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi historic first Test in charge of South Africa has been selected as the July Laureus Sporting Moments of the Month, after a vote by thousands of sports fans around the world.

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi. (Getty Images)

Land: The people speak - Conditions on farms described as a 'horror movie'

Conditions on farms have been described as a "horror movie" at the Joint Constitutional Review Committee's public hearing on the amendment of Section 25 of the Constitution in Oudtshoorn.

'Expropriation, with or without compensation, does not equal land reform'

A Constitution is not a holy document, but it contains a set of ideals that provides a guiding function when legislation is drawn up and interpreted, and how decisions need to be made, writes Elmien du Plessis.

SAA again to fall under Pravin Gordhan as it moves to Public Enterprises

President Cyril Ramaphosa has transferred the administration of financially embattled national carrier from the minister of finance to the minister of public enterprises.

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