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Gauteng exec who 'siphoned' R1.6 million

A Gauteng finance executive who allegedly drained more than R1.6-million from her company’s bank acc.

OPINION: South Africans' history is so intertwined no one can be 100% sure of their origin

A Kenyan friend of mine who is in the country doing academic research told me how impressed she was that we South Africans were so health conscious that the average local person can, off the top of their head, tell you how much they weigh, what their blood pressure is, and how tall they are.

Eight things you might have missed in the Karabo murder saga

Last month‚ the media was barred from reporting on the details of the bail proceedings of Sandile Mantsoe‚ accused of murdering 22-year-old Karabo Mokoena‚ whose burnt remains were found in a ditch in Lyndhurst‚ Johannesburg‚ in April.

Heroin-smuggling plot 'foiled by sharp-eyed workers on Cape wine farm'

An audacious plot to smuggle heroin worth R290-million from South Africa to Europe was foiled by Western Cape farmworkers.

Cosatu wants women and child abusers to f**k off

“Voetzek zishimane‚” screamed one of the posters at a picket outside the Durban offices of the Human Rights Commission on Friday.

Protesters march on Durban hemp plantation for dagga equality

Durban's dagga community want the right to grow cannabis. PICTURE: THULI DLAMINI South Africa’s cannabis community wants to know why they are being arrested for lighting up a joint when a “legal cannabis plantation” is quietly growing in a greenhouse next to Durban’s King Shaka International Airport.

Karabo Mokoena’s alleged killer believes she committed suicide

Sandile Mantsoe‚ the man accused of killing Karabo Mokoena appears at the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court. Picture Credit: Olo Mongale The man accused of murdering 22-year-old Karabo Mokoena‚ who was found burnt beyond recognition in Lyndhurst on April 28‚ believes she committed suicide.

Vicky Momberg to appeal Equality Court ruling on hate speech

AUGUST 1, 2016. NO COMMENT NOW: Estate agent  Vicky   Momberg , centre, leaves the Randburg Magistrate’s Court yesterday. She was served with a summons on crimen injuria charges. The charges follow a video of  Momberg  allegedly shouting racist insults at metro police officers after a smash-and-grab incident in North Riding, north of Johannesburg Picture: ALON SKUY © tThe Times Vicky Momberg‚ the woman who called a police officer a k — — -‚ will appeal an Equality Court order directing her to pay the policeman R100 000 in damages.

Malema's lawyer to remain behind bars until Tuesday

Tumi Mokwena, a prominent Limpopo lawyer who has represented EFF leader Julius Malema. / THYS DULLAART. 02/03/2010. © THE TIMES Julius Malema’s lawyer Tumi Mokwena will spend the weekend behind bars after his bail application was postponed. Mokwena made his first appearance at the Thabamoopo Magistrates Court in Lebowakgomo on Friday after he was charged with four counts of attempted murder.

Zuma is becoming like Putin‚ says Mmusi Maimane

President of South Africa Jacob Zuma reacts during a rally following the launch of a social housing project in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, April 1, 2017. Picture taken April 1, 2017. REUTERS/Rogan Ward The high level surveillance of journalists’ private lives shows Jacob Zuma is becoming like Russian president Vladimir Putin.

Maswanganyi insists transport entities are thriving

Newly appointed Minister of Transport, Mr Joe Maswanganyi sworn in by Justice Sisi Khampepe. Picture Credit: ELIJAR MUSHIANA Minister of Transport Joe Maswanganyi says the presidential review committee will hold transport entities and their leaders accountable for their performance‚ yet insisted that their performance is “above average”.

Nursing union decries council’s decision to rewrite exams

South Africa’s largest nursing union has hit back at the South African Nursing Council’s cancellation of nursing exams‚ calling the move ill-conceived and inconvenient.

I’ve never been in love‚ says Kelly Khumalo

Arthur: 'I wouldn't like someone else to hurt any of my daughters'

WATCH: The Nasty C freestyle that made Sway lose his mind

WATCH: DJ Black Coffee in studio with Diddy and Cassie

'Queen B' still as busy as a bee

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Anga living his dream and making whoopee

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It was announced that National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete has the power to determine the voting procedure in a motion of no confidence. What are your thoughts on this?