#News24 ICYMI: Cyril Ramaphosa on SARS and Zuma; AB de Villiers is back; and SAA changes give Cabinet confidence, says new minister

2017-10-19 18:18
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa. (File, Netwerk24)

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa. (File, Netwerk24)

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"I'm part of those who can be appointed and fired" - Ramaphosa takes a cheeky jab in Parliament

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Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa answers questions in the National Assembly on Thursday around corruption at State-owned entities, and the state of affairs at South African Airways (SAA) and their recent bailout. Watch. WATCH

Cape Town - Cabinet is concerned about 'disturbing reports of crimes against children', a man has been killed in Bellville in an incident possibly related to the taxi industry, and Hip Hop trio Migos have touchdown in Durban.

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Ramaphosa: SARS 'rogue unit' report was 'grossly unfair' to Gordhan

The "rogue unit" report that KPMG produced on the South African Revenue Service was "grossly unfair" to former finance minister Pravin Gordhan which has led to undesirable consequences, said Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday.

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Cabinet concerned about crimes against children

Cabinet is concerned about "disturbing reports of crimes against children", new Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi said on Thursday during a briefing on the previous day's Cabinet meeting.

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AK-47 used in suspected taxi-related killing in Cape Town

A man has been killed in Bellville in an incident possibly related to the taxi industry. Sources, with knowledge of the attack, say an AK-47 was used in the shooting on Thursday afternoon.

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If I am fired, it will be at the president's pleasure - Ramaphosa

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says he cannot do anything to stop President Jacob Zuma from removing him from his position in government if wished to do so.

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PICS: Migos land in Durban

Hip hop trio Migos have touchdown in Durban as part of their Culture world tour on Thursday. Yes, that's right! Quavo, Offset and Takeoff have landed on South African soil!

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Migos(photo: Supplied/ Stills by Tom)

 

Cricket greats pay tribute to 'freak' AB

AB de Villiers is back! Now fully available for South Africa in all formats, the former ODI and Test skipper was at his remarkable best oin the second ODI against Bangladesh in Paarl on Wednesday.

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Hawks investigating allegations of massive data breach

The Hawks on Thursday confirmed that they were investigating an alleged "masterdeeds" data breach which exposed the personal information of millions of South Africans.

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Gigaba's SAA changes give Cabinet confidence - Kubayi

Cabinet is confident that Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba is on track in government’s bid to turn South African Airways (SAA) around and improve its governance issues, new Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi said on Thursday.

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Elton John ending Las Vegas residency in 2018

Elton John will be pushing back from his piano at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas for the last time next year.

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Louw banned, but freed for Bok Tests

Bath flank Francois Louw has copped a three week ban after pleading guilty to making contact with the eye area of Benetton forward Marco Fuser.

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