Fears about Minister Dlodlo weren't unfounded. Six months into the job, she's been accused of issuing illegal interception orders, writes Adriaan Basson.
It might only be seven months away, but competitor entries have now officially opened for the 11th edition of the Simola Hillclimb taking place in Knysna.
While it is not yet clear what caused the fire, the owner is distraught as the establishment had not even been open a year following renovations.
The 10th anniversary of the Jaguar Simola Hillclimb, scheduled to take place in Knysna from 3 to 5 May, will be streamed live onto Jaguar South Africa’s YouTube channel so race fans can watch the competition from anywhere in the world.
Castrol has joined the Jaguar Simola Hillclimb as the official lubricants partner, as well as the media service partner from 2019.
Created from humble beginnings as an initiative to attract renewed interest and tourism to the scenic coastal town of Knysna, the Jaguar Simola Hillclimb has rapidly evolved to become SA’s premier motorsport lifestyle event.
South Africa is one of the Estonian company's largest markets.
Firefighters will work throughout the evening to ensure that they safeguard humans and infrastructure in different areas across the Garden Route as fires continue to rage, say authorities.
Three of Noetzie’s "fairytale castles" near Knysna have been sold to an international buyer for a total of R28.5m.
The Knysna fires of 2017 were like walking into a war zone, says resident Wendy du Toit a year after the area’s devastating blazes.
Records were broken, new ones were set and Nissan ruled over the competition at the 2018 edition of the King of the Hill event that took place in Knysna this past weekend.
A private investigator hired to find Knysna businessman Bert Scheepers has concluded that the 65-year-old is alive.
Bert Scheepers, a well-known businessman in Knysna, has been missing for four days, according to Western Cape police.
There are many motoring enthusiasts who are convinced that the Knysna Motor Show can now claim to be the premier car show in South Africa.
Jaguar has called on three SA motorsport icons, namely Mike Briggs, Deon Joubert and Shaun Watson-Smith, to compete at this year’s Jaguar Simola Hillclimb in a trio of identical, high performance SUVs.
The Jaguar Simola Hillclimb continues to be recognised as one of the top sports events in the country having been awarded Motorsport South Africa’s (MSA) Environmental Award at the annual MSA Gala Awards Evening.
The current scar of a fire that has been raging along the Garden Route for over a week is four times the size of the 2017 Knysna/Bitou fires.
Although many of them have lost everything, the brave women and men from Working on Fire continue to battle the flames that have engulfed the Southern Cape.
The ANC in Knysna has slammed the DA-led coalition in the municipality after the ANC's motion of no confidence in now former mayor Eleanore Bouw-Spies was passed.
The sun has set on the Jaguar Simola Hillclimb and the 2018 edition didn't fail to impress the 17 000 spectators in attendance over the weekend.
Records were broken, new ones were set and Nissan ruled over the competition at the 2018 King of the Hill event in Knysna.
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