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Eye Witness News
JHB south hit by power outagePower says the outage is due to a faulty cable at the Hopfield substation in Le
JHB south hit by power outage
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 hours ago
Power says the outage is due to a faulty cable at the Hopfield substation in Lenasia. Picture: freeimages.com. City of Joburg,power outages,Joburg power outage JOHANNESBURG – Residents in some suburbs in the south of Johannesburg will be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DA Rejects Tau's Deceitful Response to IEC ComplaintThe DA has today filed a response to Tau's deceitful reply to our IEC complaint
DA Rejects Tau's Deceitful Response to IEC Complaint
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
The DA has today filed a response to Tau's deceitful reply to our IEC complaint against him and the ANC for the City of Joburg's blatant ANC electioneering at the expense of tax payer's money. The narrative of the advert at the centre of our... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
City of Joburg's ANC Electioneering Exposed - Le2016 Spend Tripled in Election YearThe DA can today reveal irrefutable evidence of the ANC-run City of Joburg's ab
City of Joburg's ANC Electioneering Exposed - Le2016 Spend Tripled in Election Year
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
The DA can today reveal irrefutable evidence of the ANC-run City of Joburg's abuse of public resources to promote the ruling party and their mayoral candidate, Parks Tau ahead of the upcoming election. Data commissioned from Nielsen shows that the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
The final days, with party turbulence aheadall the municipalities across the country and so, quite rightly, they’ve concen
The final days, with party turbulence ahead
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 hours ago
all the municipalities across the country and so, quite rightly, they’ve concentrated on the key big battlegrounds, namely Joburg, Tshwane, and Nelson Mandela Bay. Polls like these are always open to criticism and doubt. It’s actually much easier... Read more
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iol.co.za
Warnings as wild weather hits SAsystem will affect the Western Cape until Tuesday, with an 80 percent chance of
Warnings as wild weather hits SA
iol.co.za / Posted 8 hours ago
system will affect the Western Cape until Tuesday, with an 80 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Meanwhile Joburg Emergency Management Services (EMS) has warned residents to be careful trying to stay warm. “We advise communities... Read more
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iol.co.za
Community helps get body back homeFollowing her death last year, the family, who live in Westbury, Joburg, didn't
Community helps get body back home
iol.co.za / Posted 8 hours ago
Following her death last year, the family, who live in Westbury, Joburg, didn't have the R40 000 needed to bring back her remains. Together with community radio station Kofifi FM and community members, the funds were eventually raised. The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fiery Montecasino suicide probedare also on the scene and precautionary measures were immediately taken to ensu
Fiery Montecasino suicide probed
iol.co.za / Posted 8 hours ago
are also on the scene and precautionary measures were immediately taken to ensure the safety of visitors,” said Naidoo. Joburg Emergency Management Services spokeswoman Nana Radebe said the man was dead by the time paramedics arrived at about... Read more
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iol.co.za
The Chiefs just made it look so easya good side. But we back ourselves to perform well, and then we’ll be travellin
The Chiefs just made it look so easy
iol.co.za / Posted 9 hours ago
a good side. But we back ourselves to perform well, and then we’ll be travelling somewhere else, maybe Dunedin or maybe Joburg," he said. Cruden, meanwhile, also only had praise for his team's forwards. “I think our forwards did well to give us... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Final 10 Days, With Party Turbulence Aheadthis in all the municipalities across the country and so, quite rightly, they'v
The Final 10 Days, With Party Turbulence Ahead
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
this in all the municipalities across the country and so, quite rightly, they've concentrated on the key big battlegrounds, Joburg, Tshwane, and Nelson Mandela Bay. Polls like these are always open to criticism and doubt. It's actually much easier... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
One party two campaignsmorning the ANC in Gauteng issued a media alert in which it invited journalists
One party two campaigns
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 hours ago
morning the ANC in Gauteng issued a media alert in which it invited journalists to cover party veterans accompanying Joburg mayoral candidate Parks Tau to Soweto. The veterans accompanying Tau and ANC Gauteng chairman Paul Mashatile were... Read more
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iol.co.za
Man in fiery death at MontecasinoThe Star understands that the man set himself alight beside a signpost near the
Man in fiery death at Montecasino
iol.co.za / Posted 14 hours ago
The Star understands that the man set himself alight beside a signpost near the Montecasino clinic and ATMs. Joburg Emergency Services spokeswoman Nana Radebe said the man was dead by the time paramedics arrived at about 4pm. She said the reason... Read more
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Daily Maverick
LGE 2016: ANC claws back with race baiting, veterans and the dabmayor Parks Tau and even an autographed copy of the latest book on Mbeki were b
LGE 2016: ANC claws back with race baiting, veterans and the dab
Daily Maverick / Posted 20 hours ago
mayor Parks Tau and even an autographed copy of the latest book on Mbeki were being punted as endorsements of the ANC’s Joburg mayoral candidate. A claim by a relative of Mbeki’s, who joined the DA, that the family no longer supported the ANC... Read more
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Daily Maverick
The final 10 days, with party turbulence aheadthis in all the municipalities across the country and so, quite rightly, they’v
The final 10 days, with party turbulence ahead
Daily Maverick / Posted 23 hours ago
this in all the municipalities across the country and so, quite rightly, they’ve concentrated on the key big battlegrounds, Joburg, Tshwane, and Nelson Mandela Bay. Polls like these are always open to criticism and doubt. It’s actually much easier... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Emzabalazweni Residents Praised for Curbing FraudMunicipality. "The community members immediately realised that something was w
Emzabalazweni Residents Praised for Curbing Fraud
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Municipality. "The community members immediately realised that something was wrong because Ivory Park falls under City of Joburg not Ekurhuleni Municipality. The suspect was also found with other document containing government logos. "He was then... Read more
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iol.co.za
Faces of hope in a fool’s paradiseimproved Jordaan’s prospects of wooing coloured voters back to the ANC. Of the
Faces of hope in a fool’s paradise
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
improved Jordaan’s prospects of wooing coloured voters back to the ANC. Of the metros where the ANC faces a stiff fight, Joburg has run the slickest campaign. The campaign began in June 2014, after the drop in its share of the national vote had... Read more
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iol.co.za
Shifting winds make for heavy poll weatherimportant metropolitan municipalities are up for grabs. If the ANC loses its m
Shifting winds make for heavy poll weather
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
important metropolitan municipalities are up for grabs. If the ANC loses its majority in Nelson Mandela Bay, Tshwane or Joburg, some pundits will start writing the party’s political obituary. In all these metros, the ANC will probably surprise... Read more
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iol.co.za
New 'mango bread' proving cheap, nourishing boonLast week the City of Joburg launched the new loaf as a healthier and low-cost
New 'mango bread' proving cheap, nourishing boon
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Last week the City of Joburg launched the new loaf as a healthier and low-cost alternative as part of its Go Jozi Healthy Lifestyle programme. Early this year small business owners were trained to bake the wholesome bread by a group of Filipino... Read more
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iol.co.za
Dejected Meyerton residents continue protestto alternative routes for most of Thursday. The Sicelo bridge crossing over th
Dejected Meyerton residents continue protest
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
to alternative routes for most of Thursday. The Sicelo bridge crossing over the R59 linking Vereeniging, Alberton and Joburg was also closed. The protesters have destroyed the steel barriers and used them to blockade the bridge. On Thursday,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Chilly with a chance of snowa drop in temperatures and rainfall for most of next week in the province,” she
Chilly with a chance of snow
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
a drop in temperatures and rainfall for most of next week in the province,” she said. The maximum temperature on Monday in Joburg is expected to be about 15ºC and on Tuesday could peak at about 12ºC. Wednesday could be the coldest day with a... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Cops and Red Ants battle protesters in Meyertonnear the Sicelo informal settlement where protests this week caused the repeate
Cops and Red Ants battle protesters in Meyerton
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
near the Sicelo informal settlement where protests this week caused the repeated closure of the busy R59 highway linking Joburg to the Vaal. Residents had on Thursday burned rubble and bucket toilets‚ and barricaded roads to highlights their... Read more
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iol.co.za
Win tickets to Decorex JoburgIOL Lifestyle is giving away 10x double tickets to attend any day of Decorex Jo
Win tickets to Decorex Joburg
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
IOL Lifestyle is giving away 10x double tickets to attend any day of Decorex Joburg. Themed ‘Take it Home, Make it Home’, Decorex Joburg 2016 boasts attractions aplenty for design-hungry home lovers. And, with 100% Design South Africa taking place... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Domino’s Pizza asks for time to remove ads claiming it’s the ‘FASTEST’Authority (ASA) handed down this ruling this week after an uncontested complain
Domino’s Pizza asks for time to remove ads claiming it’s the ‘FASTEST’
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
Authority (ASA) handed down this ruling this week after an uncontested complaint against it by advertising agency FCB Joburg‚ on behalf of Debonairs Pizza‚ was upheld. “In essence‚ the complainant took issue with the claim ‘… the hottest‚... Read more
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iol.co.za
Shootout in Randburg after getaway car crashesbeen launched for the fourth suspect. Last week, a shootout between police and
Shootout in Randburg after getaway car crashes
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
been launched for the fourth suspect. Last week, a shootout between police and alleged hijackers in Westonaria, west of Joburg, left a hijacker dead and two injured. The hijackers had stolen several cigarette vehicles. Two others were arrested... Read more
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iol.co.za
'My SABC hell' journalist turns the tablesthe high court in Pretoria, the Independent Communications Authority of South A
'My SABC hell' journalist turns the tables
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
the high court in Pretoria, the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (Icasa) and now the high court in Joburg. A Constitutional Court challenge is also pending. The public broadcaster ended Mvoko's services earlier this month,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Death toll in Sandton shooting rises to 2police guard while their accomplice is still on the run. It is understood that
Death toll in Sandton shooting rises to 2
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
police guard while their accomplice is still on the run. It is understood that Stephan Brent, from Paulshoff in Northern Joburg, was on his way to fetch his son from school when he was knocked over. The police’s Tsekiso Mofokeng says the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Krejcir appears set to negotiate plea dealKrejcir appeared on Wednesday in the high court in Joburg, where it was reveale
Krejcir appears set to negotiate plea deal
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Krejcir appeared on Wednesday in the high court in Joburg, where it was revealed that he was trying to get a new attorney. Earlier this month, Cliff Alexander withdrew as Krejcir’s legal representative after not being paid for his services. It’s... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Riky Rick, DJ Black Coffee and AKA join the line-up for this year's Red Bull Music Academy Weekendermusic. The pinnacle of the RBMA Weekender programme takes place Saturday night
Riky Rick, DJ Black Coffee and AKA join the line-up for this year's Red Bull Music Academy Weekender
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
music. The pinnacle of the RBMA Weekender programme takes place Saturday night on 3 September at 1 Fox in downtown Joburg, where New Zealand natives and global sensations Fat Freddy’s Drop will headline. Fat Freddy’s Drop are a seven-piece... Read more
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iol.co.za
Back to court for SABCadded a supplementary affidavit following the court’s ruling on Wednesday. Wed
Back to court for SABC
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
added a supplementary affidavit following the court’s ruling on Wednesday. Wednesday’s ruling came as the Labour Court in Joburg was due to hear the journalists’ fight against their dismissals on Thursday. But even before Wednesday’s court... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Hlaudi’s Humpty Dumpty Daythat this issue is surely electoral poison for the ANC. In these municipal elec
Hlaudi’s Humpty Dumpty Day
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 days ago
that this issue is surely electoral poison for the ANC. In these municipal elections the metros of Nelson Mandela Bay, Joburg and Tshwane are the places that matter. Voters in those places have sources of information other than the SABC, and so... Read more
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iol.co.za
SABC finally caves in on censorshipbut added a supplementary affidavit following the court’s ruling yesterday. Ye
SABC finally caves in on censorship
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
but added a supplementary affidavit following the court’s ruling yesterday. Yesterday’s ruling came as the Labour Court in Joburg was due to hear the journalists’ fight against their dismissals today. But even before yesterday’s court hearing was... Read more
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iol.co.za
JMPD cops in riot fiascoCity of Joburg member of the mayoral committee (MMC) for public safety Sello Le
JMPD cops in riot fiasco
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
City of Joburg member of the mayoral committee (MMC) for public safety Sello Lemao said at the unveiling that the riot and command centre vehicles would start operating immediately and would be used for fighting crime, controlling public disorder,... Read more
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iol.co.za
No justice for Nqakula accused, lawyer claimswho allegedly fatally stabbed Chumani after a scuffle between the pair at a hou
No justice for Nqakula accused, lawyer claims
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
who allegedly fatally stabbed Chumani after a scuffle between the pair at a house in Bezuidenhout Valley, Joburg, in October last year, has been in custody since his arrest that month. Maluleke had told the court that his client... Read more
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iol.co.za
'Bunch of 26 rascals' leave Thuli shockedon Tuesday, the “bunch of rascals” demanded to see Madonsela. At the time, Mad
'Bunch of 26 rascals' leave Thuli shocked
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
on Tuesday, the “bunch of rascals” demanded to see Madonsela. At the time, Madonsela was attending a Mandela Day event in Joburg. The group demanded to see Madonsela “about her refusal to act on and investigate cases of corruption against white... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Violent protests in Riverlea over housingwhere a housing protest is underway. Residents are demanding homes which they
Violent protests in Riverlea over housing
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
where a housing protest is underway. Residents are demanding homes which they were allegedly promised by the City of Joburg. The houses they are demanding are situated in the Fleurhof housing project where 400 units are still lying... Read more
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Super Sport
It all starts again nowHurricanes were well beaten by the Sharks in May, having looked rather flat aft
It all starts again now
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
Hurricanes were well beaten by the Sharks in May, having looked rather flat after a big win and a big night out in Joburg. At home the ‘Canes are on six wins and a solitary loss to the Highlanders, and they have two wins and one loss to... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Restaurant review: Tiny plates, giant tasteplaces such as Liam Tomlin's Chef's Canteen and Warehouse are used to tapas-sty
Restaurant review: Tiny plates, giant taste
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
places such as Liam Tomlin's Chef's Canteen and Warehouse are used to tapas-style mini servings that have a riot of tastes. Joburgers, in general, are not. That's why Angelo Scirocco, South Africa's entrant for the 2015 Young Chef awards in Milan,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Winnie in renewed pledge of support for the ANCher continued association with him on Tuesday, Madikizela-Mandela assured ANC G
Winnie in renewed pledge of support for the ANC
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
her continued association with him on Tuesday, Madikizela-Mandela assured ANC Gauteng leader Paul Mashatile and the party’s Joburg mayoral candidate and regional ANC chairman, Parks Tau, that her heart was with the ANC. She promised her continued... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Liar Liar: Electioneering in the post-truth eraanother calls them. They’re also promising “spacious houses”, but don’t say whe
Liar Liar: Electioneering in the post-truth era
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
another calls them. They’re also promising “spacious houses”, but don’t say where, and to create a tariff barrier around Joburg, but don’t say how (Really, that is what Floyd Shivambu said at The Gathering, go and look and, if you must, you can... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Sex-pest’ rabbi leaves SA in dead of nightThe flight departed Joburg at 11.45pm and landed in Israel’s Ben Gurion’s airpo
‘Sex-pest’ rabbi leaves SA in dead of night
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
The flight departed Joburg at 11.45pm and landed in Israel’s Ben Gurion’s airport on Tuesday morning. An extradition order was signed by Justice Minister Michael Masutha on June 3. One of his followers who asked not to be identified informed The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Patel siblings, family ‘traumatised’ by terrorism claimpurposes. Although the pair were denied bail last Monday, Tayob brought an urg
Patel siblings, family ‘traumatised’ by terrorism claim
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
purposes. Although the pair were denied bail last Monday, Tayob brought an urgent application before the high court in Joburg on Wednesday and they were released on R5 000 bail each. They have since been given stringent bail conditions,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Siblings, family reeling over terrorism claimpurposes. Although the pair were denied bail last Monday, Tayob brought an urg
Siblings, family reeling over terrorism claim
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
purposes. Although the pair were denied bail last Monday, Tayob brought an urgent application before the high court in Joburg on Wednesday and they were released on R5 000 bail each. They have since been given stringent bail conditions,... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Liar Liar: Electioneering in the Post-Truth Eraanother calls them. They’re also promising “spacious houses”, but don’t say whe
Liar Liar: Electioneering in the Post-Truth Era
Daily Maverick / Posted 6 days ago
another calls them. They’re also promising “spacious houses”, but don’t say where, and to create a tariff barrier around Joburg, but don’t say how (Really, that is what Floyd Shivambu said at The Gathering, go and look and, if you must, you can... Read more
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iol.co.za
New NSFAS funding model to go liveand aid worth about R450m, the University of Limpopo with 12 548 students and a
New NSFAS funding model to go live
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
and aid worth about R450m, the University of Limpopo with 12 548 students and aid worth about R425m, the University of Joburg with 9 658 students getting about R500m, and the University of KZN with 8 355 students and about R450m. There are... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Melanie Du Bois bids farewell to 7de Laanwhile Anelisa Phewa, who plays Sifiso, decided to quit to take on work as a lec
Melanie Du Bois bids farewell to 7de Laan
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
while Anelisa Phewa, who plays Sifiso, decided to quit to take on work as a lecturer at AFDA, a film and drama school in Joburg. This sudden announcement comes hot on the heels of news that Diaan Lawrenson, Jo da Silva and Christo will also be... Read more
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iol.co.za
Secret plan to boot Joburg window washersthey could not disclose information to The Star, saying only that they would be
Secret plan to boot Joburg window washers
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
they could not disclose information to The Star, saying only that they would be working closely with the police and the Joburg metro police department (JMPD) to eliminate the problem. In the past two weeks there have been incidents where... Read more
7d
Super Sport
Keshi Joburg memorial set for July 23 A memorial service for Stephen Keshi has been announced for July 23, 2016 in
Keshi Joburg memorial set for July 23
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
A memorial service for Stephen Keshi has been announced for July 23, 2016 in Kempton Park, Johannesburg. The former Nigeria international and Coach died on June 7 Benin City, Nigeria after a brief illness The... Read more
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iol.co.za
MeerKAT stands tall for local scienceoff as you leave the town. Roads to the satellites undergo extensive upgrades
MeerKAT stands tall for local science
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
off as you leave the town. Roads to the satellites undergo extensive upgrades as heavy trucks bring separate parts from Joburg and the West Coast to be assembled at the site. Pandor said big science can bring opportunity to the African... Read more
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iol.co.za
#Turkey coup bid: ‘It felt liked the longest night ever’is still in Turkey, expecting to fly home on Monday night. Chief executive of
#Turkey coup bid: ‘It felt liked the longest night ever’
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
is still in Turkey, expecting to fly home on Monday night. Chief executive of BMW Financial Services Clive Prevost, from Joburg, described the confusion in Istanbul following the failed coup. Prevost was on holiday with friends in Turkey and had... Read more
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iol.co.za
#67reasons to love SAstorm and the smell of the first big drops of rain hitting the pavement The sm
#67reasons to love SA
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
storm and the smell of the first big drops of rain hitting the pavement The smell of roasting mielies when you walk down Joburg CBD’s streets The way we murder our vowels The world's finest motorcycling roads The view from Northcliff hill -... Read more
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iol.co.za
#MandelaDay - What Joburgers are up toMandela Square in Sandton. The individual blankets were then handed to needy be
#MandelaDay - What Joburgers are up to
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
Mandela Square in Sandton. The individual blankets were then handed to needy beneficiaries to celebrate Mandela Day. Joburg residents are each encouraged to give a minimum of 67 minutes of their time by joining Operation Clean-Up to maintain... Read more
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