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Vilakazi Street residents ready for celebrations

For 83-year-old pensioner Grace Mafafane Mandela Day means she gets to be spoiled just like the old .

Oscar faces sports ban

By David Isaacson | 2013-02-20 06:14:25.0

OSCAR Pistorius could be banned from competition if the drugs allegedly found in his home turn out to be prohibited substances for athletes.

A former chairman of the SA Institute for Drug-Free Sport said yesterday that the mere possession of drugs was a doping offence, alongside other infringements such as trafficking and tampering with samples.

The Times reported yesterday that boxes of drugs and several syringes were found in Pistorius's home.