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Super Sport
Pumas too good for Kingsrouted the Eastern Province Kings 53-20 (halftime 29-8) in their new provincial
Pumas too good for Kings
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
routed the Eastern Province Kings 53-20 (halftime 29-8) in their new provincial tournament fixture at Mbombela stadium, Nelspruit, on Friday. The Kings arrived in Nelspruit having won only two of their previous nine games and placed second last... Read more
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Super Sport
Confidence should be Bok allysuffered from over-confidence and it nearly cost them. At a corresponding stage
Confidence should be Bok ally
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
suffered from over-confidence and it nearly cost them. At a corresponding stage of the 2014 season they played Wales in Nelspruit fresh from a big victory in the first match in Durban. Yet people who watched that match are probably still... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rugby Championship bonus point system modifiedthis year when Australia host new Zealand while South Africa play Argentina in
Rugby Championship bonus point system modified
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
this year when Australia host new Zealand while South Africa play Argentina in the first ever Test match in competition in Nelspruit at the Mbombela Stadium. Another interesting new fixture change will see Argentina take on Australia in London at... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Man insists on reading biblical verse to 'justify' rape of 11-oldKandy Fernando Thamza, 39, was sentenced to 22 years imprisonment when he appea
Man insists on reading biblical verse to 'justify' rape of 11-old
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
Kandy Fernando Thamza, 39, was sentenced to 22 years imprisonment when he appeared in the Nelspruit Regional Court on Wednesday after he was convicted of the 2013 rape of the victim. “I want to read from the Bible why I should not be sentenced,”... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Lion up, 'Toetie'him. He will need to get his selections right for Saturday in Port Elizabeth. I
Lion up, 'Toetie'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
him. He will need to get his selections right for Saturday in Port Elizabeth. It will be his last chance before facing the brutes of the Four Nations (aka the anodyne Rugby Championship), which kicks off in just over nine weeks' time in Nel... Read more
4d
AllAfrica.com
Govt Steps Up Efforts to Fight Poachingthe pilots and technicians in the operation and minor maintenance of the aircra
Govt Steps Up Efforts to Fight Poaching
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the pilots and technicians in the operation and minor maintenance of the aircrafts. The director of Micro Aviation from Nelspruit in South Africa, manufacturer of the aircrafts known as Bat Hawk, Mr Terry Pappas commended Botswana for preserving... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fire Fighting Should Never Be Privatisedthem, Fighting on Fire (FoF) is still not clear. FoF is a subsidiary of the Ki
Fire Fighting Should Never Be Privatised
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
them, Fighting on Fire (FoF) is still not clear. FoF is a subsidiary of the Kishugu Group, orginally formed in Mbombela (Nelspruit) in 1986 as the FFA Group by Johan Heine and Chris De Bruno Austin, now joint managing directors of Kishugu. This... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Public Works Warns of Learnership Programme Scamof Public Works has 11 regional offices in Pretoria, Johannesburg, Cape Town, K
Public Works Warns of Learnership Programme Scam
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
of Public Works has 11 regional offices in Pretoria, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Kimberley, Durban, Mthatha, Port Elizabeth, Bloemfontein, Polokwane, Mahikeng and Nelspruit. The head office is also situated in Pretoria, corner Bosman and Madiba Stre... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Public Works Warns of Learnership Scamin Pretoria, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Kimberley, Durban, Mthatha, Port Elizabet
Public Works Warns of Learnership Scam
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
in Pretoria, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Kimberley, Durban, Mthatha, Port Elizabeth, Bloemfontein, Polokwane, Mahikeng and Nelspruit, while the head office is also situated in Pretoria, corner Bosman and Madiba Streets. Alternatively, people can... Read more
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iol.co.za
Shock as ‘grenade killer’ walks freethe appellant was entitled to his acquittal.” The grenade incident, two days b
Shock as ‘grenade killer’ walks free
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
the appellant was entitled to his acquittal.” The grenade incident, two days before Christmas Day in 2006, took place at a Nelspruit home where Yetska, her father Kevin and other family members were visiting Kevin’s mother Patricia. According to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
June 16, 1976 Changed the Working Life of SA Journalistsimpending detention, he decided it was best to go back home to his village of L
June 16, 1976 Changed the Working Life of SA Journalists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
impending detention, he decided it was best to go back home to his village of Lillydale in Bushbuckridge, Mpumalanga near Nelspruit. The Nelspruit's security branch arrived at his door and slapped him with an 18-month house arrest order... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Robert Gumede donates buses, iPads to ANC in MpumalangaANC benefactor, handed over 10 Ford Rangers, four buses and 20 iPads to the pro
Robert Gumede donates buses, iPads to ANC in Mpumalanga
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 days ago
ANC benefactor, handed over 10 Ford Rangers, four buses and 20 iPads to the provincial leadership at its office in Nelspruit on Monday. The province posted photos on its Facebook page of Gumede handing over his donation to leaders, which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Arrest Woman for Allegedly Defrauding CompanyThe former financial manager of Transco CC in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga Ms Carol An
Police Arrest Woman for Allegedly Defrauding Company
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
The former financial manager of Transco CC in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga Ms Carol Ann Avent has been granted a R5 000 bail when she appeared before the Nelspruit Magistrate's Court on Tuesday for allegedly defrauding the company for over R5 million. The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Kok Olympic bid a ‘whole new start’The 23-year-old from Nelspruit picked up a knee ligament injury in the Dubai to
Kok Olympic bid a ‘whole new start’
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
The 23-year-old from Nelspruit picked up a knee ligament injury in the Dubai tournament last December that kept him on the sidelines for the rest of the World Series season, and will make a late bid for inclusion when he turns out for the SA Sevens... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Siya Kolisi set for maiden Test start for Springboks against Irelandagainst Ireland on Saturday, it will be almost three years to the day since Kol
Siya Kolisi set for maiden Test start for Springboks against Ireland
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 days ago
against Ireland on Saturday, it will be almost three years to the day since Kolisi made his Test debut against Scotland in Nelspruit, coming on as a replacement for Arno Botha. Botha sustained knee ligament damage early in the game and the 75... Read more
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walesonline
Warren Gatland's big selection decisions explainedcan rival his New Zealand opponent Dane Coles. If Owens can match his prominent
Warren Gatland's big selection decisions explained
walesonline / Posted 17 days ago
can rival his New Zealand opponent Dane Coles. If Owens can match his prominent performance against the South Africans in Nelspruit two years ago, Wales will be more than happy. But Baldwin will be busting to make an impression from the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
I wanted to heal babies, not harm rhinos - alleged poacherto theft of a rhino horn, illegal possession of a firearm and illegal possessio
I wanted to heal babies, not harm rhinos - alleged poacher
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
to theft of a rhino horn, illegal possession of a firearm and illegal possession of ammunition when he appeared in the Nelspruit Regional Court on Tuesday afternoon. He said he left his village, Clara Trust, outside White River, early in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Woman in the Dock for R5 Million FraudMpumalanga — The former financial manager of Transco CC in Nelspruit, Mpumalang
Woman in the Dock for R5 Million Fraud
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Mpumalanga — The former financial manager of Transco CC in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga Ms Carol Ann Avent has been granted a R5 000 bail when she appeared before the Nelspruit Magistrate's Court on Tuesday for allegedly defrauding the company for over R5... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Woman gets R5000 bail on R5 million fraud chargefor Priority Crime Investigation said the former financial manager of Transco C
Woman gets R5000 bail on R5 million fraud charge
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 17 days ago
for Priority Crime Investigation said the former financial manager of Transco CC‚ Carol Ann Avent‚ appeared before the Nelspruit Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday for allegedly defrauding the company. “The Commercial Crime wing of the Hawks in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Duane glad to be ‘with my people’media. He would rather not if he could avoid it. Those questions in English do
Duane glad to be ‘with my people’
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
media. He would rather not if he could avoid it. Those questions in English don’t help either for the man born and bred in Nelspruit – although the seven years spent in Cape Town has helped a lot in that regard. But in those sparkling green eyes,... Read more
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19d
Mail & Guardian
Opposition parties offering voters ‘hot air’, says ZumaNELSPRUIT, June 5 (ANA) – Ideologically bankrupt opposition parties have nothin
Opposition parties offering voters ‘hot air’, says Zuma
Mail & Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
NELSPRUIT, June 5 (ANA) – Ideologically bankrupt opposition parties have nothing to offer South Africans ahead of the August 3 municipal elections and consistently subvert democracy by seeking court intervention, President Jacob Zuma said on... Read more
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19d
iol.co.za
Thousands trickle in for ANC Mpumalanga manifesto launchNelspruit – Thousands of African National Congress supporters were arriving at
Thousands trickle in for ANC Mpumalanga manifesto launch
iol.co.za / Posted 19 days ago
Nelspruit – Thousands of African National Congress supporters were arriving at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit on Sunday morning ahead of the party’s Mpumalanga August 3 municipal elections manifesto launch. After 10am, most of the seats in the... Read more
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19d
iol.co.za
We have a plan for SA, vows ZumaNelspruit - The South African government is working closely with trade unions a
We have a plan for SA, vows Zuma
iol.co.za / Posted 19 days ago
Nelspruit - The South African government is working closely with trade unions and business to turn around the ailing economy, President Jacob Zuma told thousands of African National Congress supporters on Sunday. “We have good plans in place which... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Zuma fires barrage of criticism at oppositionNews24 Correspondent Nelspruit - President Jacob Zuma has urged South Africans
Zuma fires barrage of criticism at opposition
News 24 South Africa / Posted 19 days ago
News24 Correspondent Nelspruit - President Jacob Zuma has urged South Africans not to vote for opposition parties because they do not have experience to govern the country. Addressing thousands of ANC supporters who almost filled the 43 000 seat... Read more
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20d
Mail & Guardian
Over 137 000 attended ANC elections manifesto launches across the country this weekendLimpopo elections manifesto launches on Sunday. While Mpumalanga manifesto lau
Over 137 000 attended ANC elections manifesto launches across the country this weekend
Mail & Guardian / Posted 20 days ago
Limpopo elections manifesto launches on Sunday. While Mpumalanga manifesto launch was hosted at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit, the Limpopo launch was held at Monsterlus Stadium in Sekhukhune and the Gauteng launch was held at the FNB stadium... Read more
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iol.co.za
Thousands trickle in for ANC Mpumalanga manisfesto launchNelspruit – Thousands of African National Congress supporters were arriving at
Thousands trickle in for ANC Mpumalanga manisfesto launch
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
Nelspruit – Thousands of African National Congress supporters were arriving at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit on Sunday morning ahead of the party’s Mpumalanga August 3 municipal elections manifesto launch. After 10am, most of the seats in the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rousing welcome for Zuma at Mpuma manifesto launchNelspruit – Thunderous cheering, screaming, and singing echoed in the Mbombela
Rousing welcome for Zuma at Mpuma manifesto launch
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
Nelspruit – Thunderous cheering, screaming, and singing echoed in the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit on Sunday afternoon as President Jacob Zuma arrived for the launch of the ANC’s Mpumalanga August 3 municipal elections manifesto. Accompanied by... Read more
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21d
Super Sport
Pumas hold all the aces over Lionsbeat the Xerox Golden Lions 35-24 in a most entertaining Currie Cup Qualificati
Pumas hold all the aces over Lions
Super Sport / Posted 21 days ago
beat the Xerox Golden Lions 35-24 in a most entertaining Currie Cup Qualification match at the Kanyamazane Stadium outside Nelspruit Saturday. Both teams were prepared to throw the ball out wide and although the Lions had much more possession than... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Rape accused says 10 year old victim was 'second wife'to him. “The victim was given to me by her mother and father, to be my second
Rape accused says 10 year old victim was 'second wife'
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
to him. “The victim was given to me by her mother and father, to be my second wife,” Kandy Fernando Thamza, 37, told the Nelspruit Regional Court on Thursday, as he pleaded not guilty to raping her. “It happened when me and my wife visited them... Read more
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iol.co.za
Taste of paradise just a border awaytake you just over six hours from Joburg. The journey takes you through the sce
Taste of paradise just a border away
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
take you just over six hours from Joburg. The journey takes you through the scenic greenery of Mpumalanga, cutting through Nelspruit. If you don’t feel like driving yourself, you can opt for public transport from Park Station in Joburg’s CBD. Bear... Read more
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walesonline
The 12 greatest Wales performances of the Gatland erahaving dislocated his kneecap. Leigh Halfpenny kicks a penalty against South A
The 12 greatest Wales performances of the Gatland era
walesonline / Posted 23 days ago
having dislocated his kneecap. Leigh Halfpenny kicks a penalty against South Africa in 2014 3) South Africa 31 Wales 30 (Nelspruit) June 2014 Might sound strange to say, but a defeat has been one of the finest performances in the Gatland era.... Read more
23d
The World Game
The wait for Tim Cahillinterviews. Openings. Closings. Signing sessions. Boot deals. Hot places (Dubai
The wait for Tim Cahill
The World Game / Posted 23 days ago
interviews. Openings. Closings. Signing sessions. Boot deals. Hot places (Dubai and Doha) and cold places (Porto Alegre and Nelspruit). So yes, I know what it’s like to wait for Timmy. That’s definitely not a knock on the bloke – it’s just a sign... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
80 dogs, cats put down as SPCA runs out of cage spacefewer donations and this had put the SPCA under enormous pressure. "I haven't
80 dogs, cats put down as SPCA runs out of cage space
News 24 South Africa / Posted 25 days ago
fewer donations and this had put the SPCA under enormous pressure. "I haven't received a salary in 18 months. The Nelspruit SPCA has R300 000 in outstanding bills," she said. In his response, Amorim said the reason for the overcrowded... Read more
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iol.co.za
Kok, Gelant make late Olympic bidto Brazil in August. But now Blitzbok coach Neil Powell will be delighted to h
Kok, Gelant make late Olympic bid
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
to Brazil in August. But now Blitzbok coach Neil Powell will be delighted to have the hard-running Kok, who hails from Nelspruit and played Craven Week rugby for the Pumas, back in the mix to solidify a backline and attack that has wavered at... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Cassper promises the best 'one man show to ever hit Africa'with AG Mobile, the Refiloe Album Tour will see Cassper performing across seven
Cassper promises the best 'one man show to ever hit Africa'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 25 days ago
with AG Mobile, the Refiloe Album Tour will see Cassper performing across seven African countries - from Namibia down to Nelspruit. Taking to Facebook, the rapper boasted that ''nobody has ever taken it this far," on a clip he shared on Monday,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Many lures to SA’s fly-fishing capitalBy Brendan Seery Nelspruit - John Hunter shakes his head as the wind whistles
Many lures to SA’s fly-fishing capital
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
By Brendan Seery Nelspruit - John Hunter shakes his head as the wind whistles around us. “We couldn’t have chosen a worse day,” says the Scotsman. The surface of the farm dam has been whipped up into flecks and the light trout lines are snagged by... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
5 Tips for surviving a potentially deadly snakebiteexpert Chris Hobkirk‚ who owns the largest venom extraction facility in the cou
5 Tips for surviving a potentially deadly snakebite
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 26 days ago
expert Chris Hobkirk‚ who owns the largest venom extraction facility in the country‚ based in White River‚ Mpumalanga. A Nelspruit woman‚ who was trained in snake handling by Hobkirk‚ Amanda Bloem‚ has recently survived a black mamba bite. Bloem‚... Read more
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iol.co.za
Shishangeni rebranded, under new managementNelspruit - BON Hotels has taken over Shishangeni Private Game Lodge. The lodg
Shishangeni rebranded, under new management
iol.co.za / Posted 26 days ago
Nelspruit - BON Hotels has taken over Shishangeni Private Game Lodge. The lodge is situated on a 15 000 hectare private concession of the world-renowned Kruger National Park and will be rebranded Shishangeni by BON Hotels. The move is a strategic... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Mama mamba! Snake lover survives black mamba bite, still in love with the slithering creaturesThe Nelspruit stock controller and volunteer snake catcher was recently bitten
Mama mamba! Snake lover survives black mamba bite, still in love with the slithering creatures
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 26 days ago
The Nelspruit stock controller and volunteer snake catcher was recently bitten in her hand by a juvenile black mamba. She and her husband had rescued the snake from someone's home. “To be honest‚ I don't remember much. I only remember the first 30... Read more
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walesonline
Why Wales need this game ahead of daunting New Zealand assignmentin 2014, they were blitzed by South Africa in Durban in the first outing only t
Why Wales need this game ahead of daunting New Zealand assignment
walesonline / Posted 28 days ago
in 2014, they were blitzed by South Africa in Durban in the first outing only to come within seconds of a famous victory in Nelspruit a week later. Wales train as intensely as any other nation but for some reason have been slow out of the blocks on... Read more
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