#News24 ICYMI: Shaun Abrahams to vacate his seat; Laloo Chiba dies; and furious interns slam David Tlale

2017-12-08 18:52
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Cape Town - A fugitive convicted of selling weapons to former Liberian president Charles Taylor is nabbed in Cape Town, confusion over docket on Jacques Pauw, more on Steinhoff and ex-Bok Chester Williams chats to Sport24.

Here is a roundup of some of our top stories:

New prosecutions boss: What will Ramaphosa do?

National director of public prosecutions Advocate Shaun Abrahams must vacate his seat; and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa must appointment a new head, according to a high court ruling. President Jacob Zuma is appealing the matter.

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Fugitive Dutch arms dealer linked to Liberian war nabbed in Cape Town

A Dutch fugitive, convicted of selling weapons to former Liberian president Charles Taylor, was arrested after being tracked down to a home in the Cape Town suburb of Fresnaye on Friday.

Caryn Dolley and Jenni Evans filed this report

Struggle stalwart Laloo Chiba dies

Anti-apartheid struggle stalwart Laloo Chiba has died, the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation has announced.


A docket has been opened against Jacques Pauw - NPA

While the National Prosecuting Authority has confirmed to News24 that it has a docket in the case against Jacques Pauw, there is apparent confusion over who currently has it.


Chester Williams chats to Sport24

Ex-Bok Chester Williams shares his views on national coach Allister Coetzee and previews the Cape Town Sevens.

Check out this exclusive interview

'David Tlale is horrible, rude' — furious interns

One of David Tlale's interns claims the fashion guru failed to give them the R3 000 stipend they were meant to receive while on his reality TV show. "He didn’t give us a cent. We were suffering, we didn’t have food at the apartment and we had no toiletries."

Find out more on Channel24

'For the ANC to survive', conference or NEC must recall Zuma - Lamola

Former ANCYL deputy president Ronald Lamola believes the upcoming ANC elective conference, or the NEC elected at the conference, should recall President Jacob Zuma for the party to 'survive' in the 2019 national elections.


A Steinhoff guide for dummies - where it all started

Steinhoff’s share price has suffered a precipitous decline since after CEO Markus Jooste quite amid a probe into "accounting irregularities". Here are 6 questions about Steinhoff you were too embarrassed to ask.

Fin24 has more

                                                Markus Jooste (Photo: Gallo Images)

Pretoria mom distraught after daughter hijacked, hacked to death

The mother of a woman who was brutally murdered after she was hijacked more than a week ago, says the incident has left her speechless.


Spat over upmarket Cape Town school's swimming pool plan

A group of Oranjezicht residents are up in arms at a decision by the City of Cape Town to approve a plan by St Cyprian’s School for extensive development on its land, including a new swimming pool.


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