It should be frowned upon for a minister or proxy to call a CEO of a state entity enquiring about opportunities for comrades, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
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Investigators are trying to determine the cause of a deadly crash involving a new aircraft model touted for its environmentally friendly engine that is used by many airlines worldwide. All 157 people on board died when Nairobi-bound Flight ET 302 came down just six minutes after taking off from Addis Ababa. Among the dead were tourists, business travellers and UN staff.
Ethiopian Airlines says it believes 149 passengers and eight crew members were on board a plane that crashed six minutes after taking off from Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa, on a flight to Nairobi.
Cuban state media reported that three women had been pulled alive from the mangled wreckage and were in critical condition in hospital.
An Iranian commercial aircraft carrying 66 people has crashed in southern Iran, killing everyone on board, a semi-official news agency reported.
'His body was in pieces. I knew there was nothing I could do for him,' said Azola Mxesibe, a Strand resident who had just witnessed a fatal helicopter crash.
A Cuban military plane has reportedly crashed in the western province of Artemisa, killing eight people.
All nine people aboard a helicopter that crashed during a mountain rescue drill in Japan over the weekend were killed, police said.
The death toll from an avalanche that swamped an Italian mountain hotel has risen, with 14 still missing, as a nearby helicopter crash dealt another blow to the community.
A Swiss army helicopter has crashed in a high mountain pass in the Alps the defence ministry announced saying there were probably injuries.
Two people died and another was injured after a helicopter collided with power lines in eastern Canada, police said.
South Africa has activated its embassies in Ethiopia and Kenya to establish if any citizens were aboard an Ethiopian Airlines flight that crashed just minutes after taking off from the capital city Addis Ababa.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has sent a message of condolence to the President of the Republic of Cuba following a plane crash in Havana on Friday that claimed the lives of over 100 people.
A Malaysian official says the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 by a US company will likely end in June. The comment came Saturday as families of passengers marked the fourth anniversary of the plane's March 8, 2014, disappearance.
Authorities say the pilot of a single-engine airplane is dead after it crashed into the backyard of a home in the American state of Ohio.
A rescue helicopter crashed while heading to help evacuate residents near an erupting volcano on Indonesia's main island, killing all 8 people on board.
Officials in Portugal say a small plane has crashed beside a supermarket near Lisbon, killing four people on board the aircraft and one on the ground.
A stunt plane has stalled and plunged into a river in western Australia as thousands of people were gathering for an annual Australia Day fireworks display.
Brazilian investigators say they've found no bullet holes in a crashed military helicopter or in the bodies of four police officers who died when it went down during an anti-drug operation
The Russian Emergencies Ministry says 3 people have died when one of its helicopters crashed near Moscow.
Several scenarios could explain the mysterious disappearance of the Egyptair flight between Paris to Cairo, but experts say a terrorist attack is the most likely.
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