‘Plans in place for pupils writing exams amid possible taxi strike’
MEC Panyaza Lesufi says this strike is planned at a critical time when many pupils are writing their year-end exams.
Policeman shot in hijacking, robbed of pistol in Soweto
It’s understood three gunmen approached the officer who was on duty in Soweto and shot him once in the leg and fled.
Violent protest erupts along Golden Highway near Finetown
It’s understood residents are protesting against illegal land invasion.
Exclusive Books: Why should we refuse to sell 'The President's Keepers'?
The book store says it will continue to stand behind author Jacques Pauw and his controversial book 'The President’s Keepers'.
Family demands answers after kids drown in Orange Farm
Thulani Sibeko and a friend died last week while trying to retrieve house keys that had fallen into a hole filled with water at a construction site.
DA says it will interdict attempts by Mahlobo to force nuclear
The party says its clear Mahlobo was appointed to make sure the nuclear deal would be pushed through.
Four children killed after high light mast falls on them
It’s understood the five children were playing Saturday when one of the big lights fell on them.
Mahlobo reportedly speeding up nuclear power plans
The City Press is reporting that while the energy deal was set to be finalised in February 2018, it will now be completed in the next two weeks.
Mashaba’s legal team putting together ‘solid case’ against home affairs dept
The mayor says the city continues to deal with thousands of undocumented foreign nationals.
African Diaspora Forum ‘happy’ to join upcoming case against home affairs
The NGO says it’s disappointing that an advanced country like SA is behind in its ability to gather statistics relating to foreign nationals.
Timing of legal threats over Jacques Pauw’s book questioned
Exclusive Books CEO Benjamin Trisk says as a business they refuse to censor books.
Five arrested for hijacking of buildings in JHB
Group forensic and investigation services director Lucky Sindane says no undocumented foreign nationals were arrested because the Home Affairs Department did not participate in the operation.
Missing Fochville lions yet to be found
The Captured in Africa Foundation says the lions have been spotted on the odd occasion by residents.
Exclusive Books says sale of Jacques Pauw book not against law
Jacques Pauw's new book The President's Keepers contains allegations against President Jacob Zuma relating to corruption and irregularities with his tax affairs.
Limpopo police hunt suspects after armed robbery on farm
It’s understood two men arrived at the farm on Friday and held farm workers and the owner at gunpoint demanding cash.
Sibanye-Stillwater retrenches 2,000 workers at Cooke operations
The group says that after extensive discussions and assessments, it had no choice but to follow through with the retrenchments.
No meals for KZN pupils since July
The National Teacher’s Union says its saddened to learn that pupils at schools throughout KwaZulu-Natal have gone without meals since July this year.
Two suspects arrested for Fochville farmer’s murder
It’s understood the pair approached the farmer asking for water and then pulled out a gun and shot him in the upper body.