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Connecticut Post
'The world's most useless' airport opens on remote island in Atlantic Oceanweekly flights to and from the South African commercial capital, the only way t
Connecticut Post / Posted 48 minutes ago
weekly flights to and from the South African commercial capital, the only way to St. Helena was a five-night voyage from Cape Town aboard the RMS St. Helena, a British postal ship," Reuters added. "With the risk of wind-shear limiting the size of... Read more
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Perth Now
Mayor's son caught up in airport shootingshooting in South Africa. Joseph Bowler hit the record button on his mobile ph
Perth Now / Posted 3 hours ago
shooting in South Africa. Joseph Bowler hit the record button on his mobile phone and hit the ground as gunfire ran out at Cape Town Airport. Mr Bowler was flying out of South Africa to his job in Mozambique. Mr Bowler was not injured but Cape... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
'The world's most useless' airport opens on remote island in Atlantic Oceanweekly flights to and from the South African commercial capital, the only way t
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
weekly flights to and from the South African commercial capital, the only way to St. Helena was a five-night voyage from Cape Town aboard the RMS St. Helena, a British postal ship," Reuters added. "With the risk of wind-shear limiting the size of... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Bayern Munich 3 Celtic 0: Party over as Germans expose Celtic's defensive shortcomingsduring the summer. A failed medical was all that prevented the club from securi
EveningTimes Online / Posted 6 hours ago
during the summer. A failed medical was all that prevented the club from securing the services of Rivaldo Coetzee from Ajax Cape Town during the transfer window, but the front office's failure to land more cover in that position is sure to come... Read more
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heraldscotland
Bayern Munich 3 Celtic 0: Party over as Germans expose Celtic's defensive shortcomingsduring the summer. A failed medical was all that prevented the club from securi
heraldscotland / Posted 6 hours ago
during the summer. A failed medical was all that prevented the club from securing the services of Rivaldo Coetzee from Ajax Cape Town during the transfer window, but the front office's failure to land more cover in that position is sure to come... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Crime intelligence operatives don't do court, Lamoer trial told2017-10-18 22:23 Arno Lamoer. (File Netwerk24) Cape Town – Crime intelligence
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 hours ago
2017-10-18 22:23 Arno Lamoer. (File Netwerk24) Cape Town – Crime intelligence operatives might stake out targets, secretly listen to conversations and clandestinely collect information... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'Most wanted' alleged fraudster arrested in Cape Town hideout2017-10-18 22:23 Cape Town - A suspected fraudster who has apparently evaded a
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 hours ago
2017-10-18 22:23 Cape Town - A suspected fraudster who has apparently evaded arrest for years was tracked down and arrested in Milnerton, Cape Town, on Wednesday by a team including a... Read more
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African Football
Maritzburg earn a point away from home against Chippadying minutes of the match as it ended all-square. Chippa are next in action i
African Football / Posted 7 hours ago
dying minutes of the match as it ended all-square. Chippa are next in action in the league on Sunday, October 22nd against Cape Town City while Maritzburg have the weekend off due to SuperSport United’s CAF commitments. Chippa: 1 Akpeyi, 4... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Rohde murder trial: Expert under fire over 'battered woman syndrome' commentwoman syndrome' comment2017-10-18 20:18 Jason Rohde leaves the Western Cape Hi
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 hours ago
woman syndrome' comment2017-10-18 20:18 Jason Rohde leaves the Western Cape High Court. (Jenna Etheridge, News24) Cape Town - The government pathologist who suggested that Bryanston mom Susan Rohde may have been a victim of "battered woman... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Bongani Bongo sworn in as state security ministerPresident Jacob Zuma with freshly sworn in minister of state security Bongani B
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 hours ago
President Jacob Zuma with freshly sworn in minister of state security Bongani Bongo. (Jan Gerber, News24) Cape Town – Freshly sworn in Minister of State Security Bongani Bongo wants to assure South Africans that he will provide the leadership... Read more
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EuroNews
NZ's Sopoaga to start against Wallabies, Barrett outhas been suffering from concussion symptoms since the All Blacks’ 25-24 Rugby C
EuroNews / Posted 10 hours ago
has been suffering from concussion symptoms since the All Blacks’ 25-24 Rugby Championship victory over the Springboks in Cape Town on Oct. 7. Sopoaga’s only previous test start was on debut against South Africa in July, 2015 and he has since made... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Daff Fully Committed to Transformation in Fishing SectorMonday, a group of small-scale and near-shore fishers blocked the entrance to t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Monday, a group of small-scale and near-shore fishers blocked the entrance to the DAFF offices at Foreshore Street in Cape Town. According to reports, the fishers were protesting over the long-awaited outcome of the suspension of the West... Read more
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Variety
South Africa Production Rebate Hits Troubled Watersproductions, which typically arrive in South Africa fully financed, such delays
Variety / Posted 10 hours ago
productions, which typically arrive in South Africa fully financed, such delays are a minor concern. Veterans of the Cape Town production services industry say they’re still able to offer foreign producers assurances that the rebate check... Read more
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Eye Witness News
#RWC10: Impact of event on SA close to Habana’s heartheart Bryan Habana ended the tournament in 2007 as the top scorer. FILE: Spri
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 hours ago
heart Bryan Habana ended the tournament in 2007 as the top scorer. FILE: Springbok wing Bryan Habana. Picture: AFP. CAPE TOWN - Springbok wing Bryan Habana says the impact of 2007 on the South African public is what the players will hold... Read more
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Eye Witness News
State pathologist: Susan Rohde was murderedit initially looked like a suicide but police later arrested her husband. FILE
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 hours ago
it initially looked like a suicide but police later arrested her husband. FILE: Jason Rhode. Picture: Bertram Malgas/EWN. CAPE TOWN - The State pathologist who conducted the first post-mortem on Susan Rohde’s body has stuck to his findings, saying... Read more
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Eye Witness News
‘Eskom had good governance before 2011 board overhaul’screengrab of former Eskom CEO Brian Dames during a briefing with a Parliamenta
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 hours ago
screengrab of former Eskom CEO Brian Dames during a briefing with a Parliamentary portfolio committee. Picture: YouTube CAPE TOWN - Former Eskom CEO Brian Dames has told lawmakers he stepped down from his position in 2014 as it had become... Read more
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Eye Witness News
UDM: Maimane admitted to coalition errors in Nelson Mandela Bayin the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Municipality in August. FILE: UDM leader Ba
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 hours ago
in the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Municipality in August. FILE: UDM leader Bantu Holomisa. Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN. CAPE TOWN - The United Democratic Movement (UDM) says basic rules and regulations were flouted during a council meeting in... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mandela memoir hits the shelves; Remembering Lucky Dube And Sisulu takes on Mantashe, MthembuRemembering Lucky Dube And Sisulu takes on Mantashe, Mthembu2017-10-18 18:00 (
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 hours ago
Remembering Lucky Dube And Sisulu takes on Mantashe, Mthembu2017-10-18 18:00 (Adrian Steirn-The Ginkgo Agency, AP) Cape Town - Dumped 3-day-old baby rescued, Springbok legend Juan Smith retires, massive data leak engulfs SA and another... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Not enough to prove another person in Van Breda home - State2017-10-18 18:46 Henri van Breda. (Peter Abrahams/Die Son) Cape Town - There
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 hours ago
2017-10-18 18:46 Henri van Breda. (Peter Abrahams/Die Son) Cape Town - There is not enough evidence to prove that foreign peaks found in DNA samples from the Van Breda murder scene could... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
NZ's Sopoaga to start against Wallabies, Barrett outhas been suffering from concussion symptoms since the All Blacks' 25-24 Rugby C
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 hours ago
has been suffering from concussion symptoms since the All Blacks' 25-24 Rugby Championship victory over the Springboks in Cape Town on Oct. 7. Sopoaga's only previous test start was on debut against South Africa in July, 2015 and he has since... Read more
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News 8000
The ultimate trip: Around the world in styleis the ride of a lifetime. With a support vehicle to haul your bags, you'll tra
News 8000 / Posted 10 hours ago
is the ride of a lifetime. With a support vehicle to haul your bags, you'll trace a route from Los Angeles to Panama City, Cape Town to Dar es Salaam then Istanbul to Bangkok, testing your stamina and endurance in the mountains of Kyrgyzstan, the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
The ultimate trip: Around the world in styleis the ride of a lifetime. With a support vehicle to haul your bags, you'll tra
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 hours ago
is the ride of a lifetime. With a support vehicle to haul your bags, you'll trace a route from Los Angeles to Panama City, Cape Town to Dar es Salaam then Istanbul to Bangkok, testing your stamina and endurance in the mountains of Kyrgyzstan, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
12 Players Called Up for Bok AssesmentsA group of 12 Springboks have been invited to a four-day training, assessment a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
A group of 12 Springboks have been invited to a four-day training, assessment and conditioning camp, from October 23-26 in Cape Town. Current Springbok squad members who are playing for their provinces in the Currie Cup playoffs, as well as those... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
#CapeWaterGate - the Cape Town Swimming Pools You Can Splash Around in This Summerhowever, you have sacrificed your precious luxury, you can still get your fix a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
however, you have sacrificed your precious luxury, you can still get your fix at a number of public swimming pools in Cape Town this summer. Or can you? Last year, public swimming pool hours in Cape Town were cut down drastically in order to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zwane on Gupta family: ‘I meet many people’with the Gupta family and state capture allegations. FILE: Mineral Resources M
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 hours ago
with the Gupta family and state capture allegations. FILE: Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane. Picture: GCIS CAPE TOWN - Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane has hit out at what he calls a "trial by public opinion" by opposition... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Relatives of family killed in Phola park fire get counsellingMonday. On Monday night, six people including three children died in a shack f
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 hours ago
Monday. On Monday night, six people including three children died in a shack fire in Philippi. Photo: Bertram Malgas/EWN CAPE TOWN - The Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister says his department and other government entities are... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Cape Town taxi driver crashes car while chasing clients who mugged him2017-10-18 17:05 An Uber driver was involved in a crash after being robbed by
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 hours ago
2017-10-18 17:05 An Uber driver was involved in a crash after being robbed by clients in Goodwood. (Resq Medix) Cape Town - An meter taxi driver was involved in a crash on... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
EXCLUSIVE: New SABC board chair shrugs off 'exaggerated' Zuma links2017-10-18 17:41 Bongumusa Makhathini Cape Town - New South African Broadcast
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 hours ago
2017-10-18 17:41 Bongumusa Makhathini Cape Town - New South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) board chairperson Bongumusa Makhathini has shrugged off, what he terms,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Warriors Recover Well Thanks to Vallie Tonto reach the halfway stage of their Sunfoil Series clash against the Cape Cobra
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
to reach the halfway stage of their Sunfoil Series clash against the Cape Cobras with a slight advantage at Newlands in Cape Town on Tuesday. The right-hander struck 150 (211 balls, 23 fours, 1 six), his 12th career century, to lead his side to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Cops hunt airport suspects after CT shooting, PTA forex hold-up Two people were wounded at Cape Town International, while foreign currency wa
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 hours ago
Two people were wounded at Cape Town International, while foreign currency was stolen at Wonderboom Airport in Pretoria. Two people were wounded during a shooting at the Cape Town... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
ANCYL 'utterly disturbed' by criticisms of Cabinet reshuffle2017-10-18 16:11 Mlondi Mkhize. (File, Gallo Images) Cape Town – In the after
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 hours ago
2017-10-18 16:11 Mlondi Mkhize. (File, Gallo Images) Cape Town – In the aftermath of the latest Cabinet reshuffle by "His Excellency President Jacob Zuma", the ANC Youth League has lashed... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Chippa to enthrall EL crowds with two games in cityat the Sisa Dukashe Stadium in Mdantsane Picture: SINO MAJANGAZA The Chilli Bo
Daily Dispatch / Posted 13 hours ago
at the Sisa Dukashe Stadium in Mdantsane Picture: SINO MAJANGAZA The Chilli Boys are set to host MTN8 runners-up Cape Town City on Sunday in a league match at Sisa Dukashe Stadium and yesterday the Daily Dispatch received confirmation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Unit Unraveling Nation's Biggest Ever Heroin Bustworth of heroin which was discovered on a Villiersdorp farm earlier this year,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
worth of heroin which was discovered on a Villiersdorp farm earlier this year, is in custody following his arrest at Cape Town International Airport. A second suspect, who is believed to have worked with Peter Hering and believed to have... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Investigation after death of UCT student at residencestudent at residence 21-year-old Lutendo Prudence Nwedo died in the early hour
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 hours ago
student at residence 21-year-old Lutendo Prudence Nwedo died in the early hours of on Tuesday morning. The University of Cape Town. Picture: Supplied CAPE TOWN - The University of Cape Town (UCT) has confirmed the death of a 3rd year Bachelor of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Expert questions validity of DNA results in Van Breda caseOlckers was the first witness called up by Henri van Breda's legal team on 9 Oc
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 hours ago
Olckers was the first witness called up by Henri van Breda's legal team on 9 October 2017. Picture: Monique Mortlock/EWN CAPE TOWN - A defence witness in the murder trial of Henri van Breda has maintained a large portion of the State’s DNA... Read more
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Chichester Observer
The ‘upside down’ house that is a Sussex High Pointexactly how it happened. “I am from South Africa and I took the family back to
Chichester Observer / Posted 13 hours ago
exactly how it happened. “I am from South Africa and I took the family back to see where I used to live. “We were near Cape Town and we got on a jeep for a safari where we met a lady who lived in Sussex,” she recalls. “It turned out we knew... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
SABC board chair steps down from Zuma's wife's foundation2017-10-18 15:47 Bongumusa Makhathini. (Supplied) Cape Town - New SABC board
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 hours ago
2017-10-18 15:47 Bongumusa Makhathini. (Supplied) Cape Town - New SABC board chairperson Bongumusa Makhathini has stepped down from his role as chairperson of the Bongi Ngema-Zuma... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Airport Shooting Another Attempted Hit On Suspected Gang Leaderhe has been the target of a shooting this year. Several sources with knowledge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
he has been the target of a shooting this year. Several sources with knowledge of the matter say Booysen was targeted at Cape Town International Airport on Wednesday morning. News24 understands he was shot four times after apparently being... Read more
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Eye Witness News
#RWC10 Bismarck: I cried when not named for squadsquad. He talks about how it all happened. FILE: Springbok hooker Bismarck du
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 hours ago
squad. He talks about how it all happened. FILE: Springbok hooker Bismarck du Plessis at a training session. Picture: EWN CAPE TOWN - Hooker Bismarck du Plessis is one of South Africa’s finest ever hookers, but he almost didn’t make it to the 2007... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Cops hunt suspects after CT airport shooting Two men, including alleged Cape Town gang boss, Jerome Booysen, were wounded
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 hours ago
Two men, including alleged Cape Town gang boss, Jerome Booysen, were wounded during the incident. Two people were wounded during a shooting at the Cape Town International Airport on 18 October 2017.... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Three-day-old baby boy found dumped in Eastern CapeA three-day-old baby – partially covered in soil – has been found dumped in Kwa
Daily Dispatch / Posted 15 hours ago
A three-day-old baby – partially covered in soil – has been found dumped in KwaDwesi Extension‚ in the Eastern Cape town of Ibhayi. A three-day-old baby – partially covered in soil – has been found dumped in KwaDwesi Extension‚ in the Eastern Cape... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Suspect in court over 'biggest ever' drug bust in SACourt on Wednesday. Peter Hering has been arrested after a historic drug bust.
Daily Dispatch / Posted 15 hours ago
Court on Wednesday. Peter Hering has been arrested after a historic drug bust. Picture HAWKS Peter Hering was arrested at Cape Town International Airport on Monday after he arrived from Abu Dhabi. He had flown to the Netherlands in June shortly... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Revealed: Most wanted fugitives still on the runthe suspects, but to call the nearest police station. One man made his way to
Daily Dispatch / Posted 15 hours ago
the suspects, but to call the nearest police station. One man made his way to the province all the way from Philippi in Cape Town and is believed to be hiding out here. Another escaped from police custody, and others are suspects in serious... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Community safety MEC urges cops to get to bottom of attacks on 'gang boss'to know why alleged crime boss Jerome Booysen was the target of yet another mur
Daily Dispatch / Posted 15 hours ago
to know why alleged crime boss Jerome Booysen was the target of yet another murder attempt on Wednesday. Plato went to Cape Town International Airport after gunmen allegedly opened fire on Booysen at 5.15am. While police would not confirm that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Western Cape ANCYL Welcomes Axing of 'Distracted' Nzimandein terms of branches, for the party, but that hasn't stopped provincial executi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
in terms of branches, for the party, but that hasn't stopped provincial executive members warring with the leaders of the Cape Town (Dullah Omar) region over leadership. The province has served as a proxy for the larger presidential succession... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Director of Economic Development and Tourism Nabbed for Corruption, Fugitive Nabbed At Cape Town International Airport (CtiaCape Town — A 45-year-old former Deputy Director in the department of Economic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
Cape Town — A 45-year-old former Deputy Director in the department of Economic Development and Tourism and his associate, also aged 45, have been arrested by the Hawks' Serious Commercial Crime Unit of the Hawks on Monday, for seven counts of fraud... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cape Town Airport, Stellenbosch Nightclub Shootings Linked?intricate gang battle over turf apparently led up to the shooting of suspected
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
intricate gang battle over turf apparently led up to the shooting of suspected gangster boss Jerome "Donkie" Booysen at the Cape Town International Airport on Wednesday, as well as the double murder at a Stellenbosch nightclub last week. The... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Panayiotou murder trial nearing endPanayiotou is accused of orchestrating his wife’s murder in April 2015. FILE:
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 hours ago
Panayiotou is accused of orchestrating his wife’s murder in April 2015. FILE: Christopher Panayiotou. Picture: EWN. CAPE TOWN - Closing arguments in the murder trial of Port Elizabeth school teacher Jayde Panayiotou will be delivered next... Read more
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Eye Witness News
MPs outraged as Sassa snubs two meetingsto take over the payment of social grants. Social Development Minister Bathabi
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 hours ago
to take over the payment of social grants. Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini. Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN CAPE TOWN - The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) has snubbed two Parliamentary committees today, saying it has no... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitsunny, breezy;70;61;NNE;15;57%;8%;4 Cairo, Egypt;Sunny and nice;88;68;Sunny an
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 hours ago
sunny, breezy;70;61;NNE;15;57%;8%;4 Cairo, Egypt;Sunny and nice;88;68;Sunny and pleasant;89;67;N;9;40%;0%;5 Cape Town, South Africa;Sunshine;66;54;A morning shower;64;46;W;7;58%;52%;8 Caracas, Venezuela;A t-storm in spots;84;69;A... Read more
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