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Daily Dispatch
Power outage stalls train traffic in Cape TownPassenger trains in Cape Town were delayed by a power outage at the Metrorail c
Daily Dispatch / Posted 15 minutes ago
Passenger trains in Cape Town were delayed by a power outage at the Metrorail control centre on Thursday morning. Metrorail trains. Passenger trains in Cape Town were delayed by a power outage at the Metrorail control centre on Thursday morning.... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
ANC elated after winning Bergrivier ward in 'DA's heartland'SA elections. (Duncan Alfreds, News24) Cape Town – The ANC has unseated the DA
News 24 South Africa / Posted 48 minutes ago
SA elections. (Duncan Alfreds, News24) Cape Town – The ANC has unseated the DA in the Western Cape's Bergrivier Municipality, by taking Ward 5 in a hotly-contested by-election. A by-election was held on Wednesday, following the death of the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Prominent advocate robbed at gunpoint while driving to Joburg courtDavid Unterhalter. (Herman Verwey, Gallo Images, Foto24, file) Cape Town - Adv
News 24 South Africa / Posted 48 minutes ago
David Unterhalter. (Herman Verwey, Gallo Images, Foto24, file) Cape Town - Advocate David Unterhalter SC was robbed at gunpoint while on his way to the South Gauteng High Court on Thursday morning. "He is fine. He is okay. I've spoken to him," his... Read more
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African Football
AfricanFootball wraps up the midweek Absa Premiership actionwraps up the midweek Absa Premiership action, with the second round seeing Mari
African Football / Posted an hour ago
wraps up the midweek Absa Premiership action, with the second round seeing Maritzburg United and Cape Town City leading the log after impressive victories, while Kaizer Chiefs suffered a defeat to leave coach Steve... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Metrorail loses at least 70 train carriages a month to vandalismvandalism Eighteen vandalism suspects have been arrested over the past eight w
Eye Witness News / Posted an hour ago
vandalism Eighteen vandalism suspects have been arrested over the past eight weeks. FILE: Picture: Cindy Archillies/EWN. CAPE TOWN - Metrorail says it’s losing at least 70 train carriages a month due to vandalism. Eighteen vandalism suspects... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Man linked to Charlottesville violence hands himself over to copsanti-fascist counter-demonstrators marching near a downtown shopping area 12 Au
Eye Witness News / Posted an hour ago
anti-fascist counter-demonstrators marching near a downtown shopping area 12 August 2017 in Charlottesville. Picture: AFP. CAPE TOWN - A white supremacist who was instrumental in the Charlottesville rally has turned himself to police. Christopher... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Another disappointment for Chiefstwo losses to SuperSport and the draw with Bloem Celtic have revived calls from
Eye Witness News / Posted an hour ago
two losses to SuperSport and the draw with Bloem Celtic have revived calls from fans for the coach to go, but he's remained calm in the face of trouble once again. Amakhosi will next face the high flying Cape Town City and Wits mid... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
How missing Cape Town teen was found in Bishop Lavis after planning to run away from homeMarco Manuel and his mother Carol who gave Anchen Muller refuge on Monday eveni
News 24 South Africa / Posted an hour ago
Marco Manuel and his mother Carol who gave Anchen Muller refuge on Monday evening. (Lulama Zenzile, Netwerk24) Cape Town – Anchen Muller, the 13-year-old who ran away from home after meticulous planning, was found by police on Tuesday evening in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From Theatre Cleaner to Registered Nursetime dream of becoming a registered nurse. Caroline Plaatjies graduated from t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
time dream of becoming a registered nurse. Caroline Plaatjies graduated from the Netcare Education graduation ceremony in Cape Town on July 27. The mother of three passed her Bridging Course II with honours and had also received the Netcare... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Call for harsher sentences for convicted gangstersCape between April last year and July 2017. Deputy National Commissioner Fanni
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 hours ago
Cape between April last year and July 2017. Deputy National Commissioner Fannie Masemola. Picture: Cindy Archillies/EWN CAPE TOWN - The deputy national police chief has called for legislation to be reviewed to ensure convicted gangsters are... Read more
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Eye Witness News
D-Day for ruling on DA’s complaint against Bell Pottingerstirring racial tension in South Africa in campaigns for the Gupta-owned Oakbay
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 hours ago
stirring racial tension in South Africa in campaigns for the Gupta-owned Oakbay. FILE: Picture: @BellPottinger/Twitter. CAPE TOWN - The Democratic Alliance (DA) will on Thursday hear whether it’s complaint against Gupta linked PR Firm Bell... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
From operating theatre cleaner to registered nurseIavan Pijoos, News24 Cape Town - If you have a dream, do not expect someone el
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 hours ago
Iavan Pijoos, News24 Cape Town - If you have a dream, do not expect someone else to give it to you on a silver platter. These were the words of a mother of three who has finally achieved her long time dream of becoming a registered nurse. Caroline... Read more
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African Football
Wedson Nyirenda names Zambia squad to face AlgeriaKondwani Mtonga, John Ching’andu, Misheck Chaila (all Zesco), Emmanuel Banda (O
African Football / Posted 2 hours ago
Kondwani Mtonga, John Ching’andu, Misheck Chaila (all Zesco), Emmanuel Banda (Ostende, Belgium), Roderick Kabwe (Ajax Cape Town), Ernest Mbewe, Augustine Mulenga (both Zanaco), Edward Chilufya (Mpande Youth Academy), Enock Mwepu (Red Bull... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Sports minister sets up commission of inquiry into FNB Stadium stampedeloyal fans go out to enjoy a day of sport only for tragedy to befall them‚” sai
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 hours ago
loyal fans go out to enjoy a day of sport only for tragedy to befall them‚” said Nxesi. Nxesi was addressing the media in Cape Town on Wednesday about ministerial commissions his department was establishing. He said he was aware that the Premier... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
De Lille welcomes R21m disaster grant for drought-hit Cape TownThe City of Cape Town has received a boost for its for its drought-fighting str
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 hours ago
The City of Cape Town has received a boost for its for its drought-fighting strategy with a R20.8-million disaster relief grant. Mayor Patricia de Lille said the money from the Department of Cooperative Governance via the National Disaster... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cape Town Murder Rate Tops Other CitiesThe city of Cape Town has seen a 40% increase in the reported murder rate in th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
The city of Cape Town has seen a 40% increase in the reported murder rate in the last five years, according to a new report. The city also has the highest reported rates of murder, robbery and property-related crimes, compared to eight other major... Read more
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Eye Witness News
MPs ready to probe state capture allegations involving Zwanecommittees investigating state capture allegations. FILE: Mineral Resources Mi
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 hours ago
committees investigating state capture allegations. FILE: Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane. Picture: GCIS. CAPE TOWN - After initially accusing the African National Congress (ANC) of employing delay tactics, the Democratic Alliance... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'Retain experienced SAPS members'recruits is critical, experienced police officers need to be retained. South A
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 hours ago
recruits is critical, experienced police officers need to be retained. South African Police Service flag. Picture: SAPS CAPE TOWN - Retaining experienced police officers is equally as important as getting fresh blood into the South African... Read more
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HITC Sport
The numbers are a glittering legacy of Wayne Rooney’s England careermore pressure, and those moments when he occasionally cracked under the weight
HITC Sport / Posted 3 hours ago
more pressure, and those moments when he occasionally cracked under the weight of it all: flashpoints in Croatia and Cape Town spring to mind. Yet he should not become the scapegoat for English failings. There are plenty of others who have... Read more
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Western Advocate
BRIDGE NOTES: Defence grows for Denisewas born in Rhodesia and spent 12 years there attending boarding school. After
Western Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
was born in Rhodesia and spent 12 years there attending boarding school. After studying nursing there and in Cape Town, she left and went to work in London at St George's Hyde Park. It was there she met her Aussie husband Francis... Read more
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New Kerala
Robin Singh joins T20 Global League as coach - newkerala news #265837Smith will coach Benoni Zalmi. While Jacques Kallis, who coached Kolkata Knight
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
Smith will coach Benoni Zalmi. While Jacques Kallis, who coached Kolkata Knight Riders this season in the IPL, will manage Cape Town Knight Riders, Durban Qalandars will have paddy Upton as their coach. Former New Zealand captain Stephen Fleming,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Nkoana-Mashabane could face grilling in Parliament over Mugabe immunitya South African woman. FILE: Minister of International Relations and Cooperati
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 hours ago
a South African woman. FILE: Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Maite Nkoana-Mashabane. Picture: GCIS. CAPE TOWN - International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane could soon face questions from MPs over her decision to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Substance abuse 'main driver' for Cape violencereleased by the Urban Safety Reference Group on Wednesday portrays the Mother C
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 hours ago
released by the Urban Safety Reference Group on Wednesday portrays the Mother City as a murder hot spot. The City of Cape Town's JP Smith says municipal law enforcement bodies efforts to tackle the drug trade are being constantly boosted.... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Cape Town, New York join forces to boost tourism NYC & Company has signed a deal with Cape Town Tourism that will see the two
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 hours ago
NYC & Company has signed a deal with Cape Town Tourism that will see the two cities market each other as tourist destinations. FILE: A view of Times Square in New York City. Picture:... Read more
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Eye Witness News
High meat inflation remains worryingEconomist Wandile Sihlobo says the high meat inflation rate of 14,4% was unexpe
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 hours ago
Economist Wandile Sihlobo says the high meat inflation rate of 14,4% was unexpected. Picture: Pixabay.com CAPE TOWN - The Agricultural Business Chamber says although it welcomes the lower food inflation rate, the meat items in the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
D-day for convicted murderer Cameron Wilsonand rapes in Philippi and Valhalla Park. Cameron Wilson is accused of killing
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 hours ago
and rapes in Philippi and Valhalla Park. Cameron Wilson is accused of killing Lekita Moore. Picture: Shamiela Fisher/EWN. CAPE TOWN - Convicted killer Cameron Wilson will be sentenced in the Western Cape High Court on Thursday. Wilson committed... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Life policy claim rejected because man shot dead 'didn't disclose diabetes'because man shot dead 'didn't disclose diabetes'2017-08-24 07:35 Brent Kruger
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 hours ago
because man shot dead 'didn't disclose diabetes'2017-08-24 07:35 Brent Kruger has been killed in Atlantis. (Supplied) Cape Town - An Atlantis woman whose husband was shot dead in crossfire while dropping his child off at crèche was stunned... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'1.4m people have fled violence in Congo'Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) are see
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 hours ago
Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) are seen near Goma. Picture: United Nations Photo. CAPE TOWN - Medical humanitarian organisation Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) says 1.4 million people in the Democratic... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Ramaphosa allays fears that state capture won’t be probed after Tegeta saleallegations and believes the Gupta family is planning to leave SA. FILE: Deput
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 hours ago
allegations and believes the Gupta family is planning to leave SA. FILE: Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa. Picture: GCIS. CAPE TOWN - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has moved to allay fears that state capture allegations won’t be probed amid... Read more
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Eye Witness News
City of CT to get R20,8m cash injection for drought reliefDisaster Management Centre will go towards emergency plans. Mayor Patricia De
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 hours ago
Disaster Management Centre will go towards emergency plans. Mayor Patricia De Lille addresses the media at a briefing in Cape Town to discuss the City's water saving plans. Photo: Bertram Malgas/EWN CAPE TOWN - The City of Cape Town is to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[OPINION] Imagine an ANC driven by conscience“She did not indicate that she won’t be coming to this meeting. It’s fruitless
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 hours ago
“She did not indicate that she won’t be coming to this meeting. It’s fruitless and wasteful expenditure. You can't come to Cape Town, supposed to attend meeting and don’t pitch up. It’s really tragic that she is not here.” In terms of the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
‘Service delivery promises are lies’Nicole Mccain @Nickymccain Following a visit by the Human Rights Commission (H
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 hours ago
Nicole Mccain @Nickymccain Following a visit by the Human Rights Commission (HRC), City of Cape Town officials have renewed their commitment to enhance service delivery in ­Masiphumelele. The site visit on Friday 30 June included City officials,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Province orders City of Cape Town to clean up MasiphumeleleOne of the four canals in Masiphumelele where human waste is being thrown. (Mas
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 hours ago
One of the four canals in Masiphumelele where human waste is being thrown. (Masixole Fani, GroundUp) Cape Town - The City of Cape Town has “failed to adequately address the appalling unhygienic conditions in Masiphumelele township, which is... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Looking for dream nanny job? Gig offers $129,000 salary and access to life of luxurypays nearly $129,000 a year and requires the person to maintain the family’s fo
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 hours ago
pays nearly $129,000 a year and requires the person to maintain the family’s four houses - located in London, Barbados, Cape Town and Atlanta. Additionally, the candidate must participate in the children’s home-school sessions; eat with them at... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Looking for dream nanny job? Gig offers $129,000 salary and access to life of luxurypays nearly $129,000 a year and requires the person to maintain the family’s fo
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 11 hours ago
pays nearly $129,000 a year and requires the person to maintain the family’s four houses - located in London, Barbados, Cape Town and Atlanta. Additionally, the candidate must participate in the children’s home-school sessions; eat with them at... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Looking for dream nanny job? Gig offers $129,000 salary and access to life of luxurypays nearly $129,000 a year and requires the person to maintain the family’s fo
Dayton Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
pays nearly $129,000 a year and requires the person to maintain the family’s four houses - located in London, Barbados, Cape Town and Atlanta. Additionally, the candidate must participate in the children’s home-school sessions; eat with them at... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Looking for dream nanny job? Gig offers $129,000 salary and access to life of luxurypays nearly $129,000 a year and requires the person to maintain the family’s fo
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 11 hours ago
pays nearly $129,000 a year and requires the person to maintain the family’s four houses - located in London, Barbados, Cape Town and Atlanta. Additionally, the candidate must participate in the children’s home-school sessions; eat with them at... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Looking for dream nanny job? Gig offers $129,000 salary and access to life of luxurypays nearly $129,000 a year and requires the person to maintain the family’s fo
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 hours ago
pays nearly $129,000 a year and requires the person to maintain the family’s four houses - located in London, Barbados, Cape Town and Atlanta. Additionally, the candidate must participate in the children’s home-school sessions; eat with them at... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Looking for dream nanny job? Gig offers $129,000 salary and access to life of luxurypays nearly $129,000 a year and requires the person to maintain the family’s fo
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 11 hours ago
pays nearly $129,000 a year and requires the person to maintain the family’s four houses - located in London, Barbados, Cape Town and Atlanta. Additionally, the candidate must participate in the children’s home-school sessions; eat with them at... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Nanny job pays $130k, includes use of Maserati, personal chefages 2, 5, 7, and 15, and the nanny should be comfortable flying regularly to t
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 11 hours ago
ages 2, 5, 7, and 15, and the nanny should be comfortable flying regularly to the family's four homes in London, Barbados, Cape Town, and Atlanta. "I feel it is best to be upfront – the role is demanding. Our children are home-schooled and require... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
A London family is offering their future nanny $129,000 and access to a Maseratifor the job has to look forward to jet-setting — with four kids in tow — among
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
for the job has to look forward to jet-setting — with four kids in tow — among homes in London, Barbados, Atlanta, and Cape Town, South Africa. To be considered, however, applicants must have a degree in child psychology and 15 years'... Read more
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express
Celtic transfer news: Brendan Rodgers confirms Rivaldo Coetzee dealnow the Scottish champions are closing in on a deal for 20-year-old defender Co
express / Posted 13 hours ago
now the Scottish champions are closing in on a deal for 20-year-old defender Coetzee from South African side Ajax Cape Town. Rodgers says a deal is in place to bring Coetzee to Parkhead, with the South Africa international due for a... Read more
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ajc.com
Looking for dream nanny job? Gig offers $129K salary and access to life of luxurypays nearly $129,000 a year and requires the person to maintain the family’s fo
ajc.com / Posted 13 hours ago
pays nearly $129,000 a year and requires the person to maintain the family’s four houses - located in London, Barbados, Cape Town and Atlanta. Additionally, the candidate must participate in the children’s home-school sessions; eat with them at... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
National Disaster Management Centre grants Cape Town R20.8m for drought reliefThe City of Cape Town's largest storage dam, the Theewaterskloof dam. (File, Su
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 hours ago
The City of Cape Town's largest storage dam, the Theewaterskloof dam. (File, Supplied) Cape Town – The City of Cape Town has been granted R20.8m from the National Disaster Management Centre to mitigate the effect of the ongoing drought, Mayor... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Hospital security guard, taxi driver bust with more than 5 000 ARV tabletsTwo men suspected of stealing over 5 000 ARV tablets. (Supplied) Cape Town – A
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 hours ago
Two men suspected of stealing over 5 000 ARV tablets. (Supplied) Cape Town – A hospital security officer and a minibus taxi driver were arrested in Welkom after failing to explain why they had 69 bottles of antiretroviral (ARV) tablets with them,... Read more
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African Football
Urban Warriors suffer defeat in PietermaritzburgEvans Rusike of Maritzburg United gets away from Erwin Isaacs of Ajax Cape Town
African Football / Posted 14 hours ago
Evans Rusike of Maritzburg United gets away from Erwin Isaacs of Ajax Cape Town F.C. during the Absa Premiership 2017/18 game between Maritzburg United and Ajax Cape Town at Harry Gwala Stadium, Pietermaritzburg on 23 August 2017 © Gerhard... Read more
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African Football
Ten-man stars fight back for a point against WitsPark on Wednesday night. The draw sees both sides still without a win in the l
African Football / Posted 14 hours ago
Park on Wednesday night. The draw sees both sides still without a win in the league after Wits lost their opening game to Cape Town City and Stars lost theirs to AmaZulu. The defending league champions started well and scored the game’s first... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Ramaphosa guilty of 'Guptaphobia', charges MPDeputy President Cyril Ramaphosa answering question in the National Assembly. (
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 hours ago
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa answering question in the National Assembly. (File photo: GCIS) Cape Town – Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa did little on Wednesday to dispel Agang MP Andries Tlouamma’s claim that he suffers from... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Man accused of submitting fake matric certificate appointed acting crime intelligence bossCape Town – The man accused of submitting a fake matric certificate to the Sout
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 hours ago
Cape Town – The man accused of submitting a fake matric certificate to the South African Police Service (SAPS) has been appointed as the acting head of crime intelligence. In a statement on Wednesday, Police spokesperson Vishnu Naidoo said King... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Criminals target CT SPCA vehiclestheir Grassy Park premises during the early hours of Monday morning. Cape of G
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 hours ago
their Grassy Park premises during the early hours of Monday morning. Cape of Good Hope SPCA logo. Picture: capespca.co.za CAPE TOWN - The Cape of Good Hope SPCAsays five of its vehicles have been targeted by criminals this week, resulting in... Read more
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