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04/19/2018 06:58 PM | Karabo Mokoena's ex-lover tells court: 'She was violent and addicted to the high life'
Murder accused Sandile Mantsoe has painted the Karabo Mokoena as a violent person who was "addicted" to the high life.

04/19/2018 06:30 PM | Gupta-owned mines' rehabilitation fund case postponed
All parties involved in an urgent court application by the Gupta-owned Optimum and Koornfontein coal mines have agreed to postpone the case to May 31 and June 1.

04/19/2018 06:14 PM | Two nabbed after 4-year-old girl shot dead in 'gang crossfire' in Cape Town
Two people have been arrested for the murder of a four-year-old girl in Uitsig, Cape Town, while police are searching for suspects in a double murder, committed in the same area.

04/19/2018 05:49 PM | Ramaphosa cuts short UK visit to resolve Mahikeng chaos
President Cyril Ramaphosa has cut short his visit to the UK to hold an urgent meeting with ANC leaders over the protests in Mahikeng, which have centred around dissatisfaction over premier Supra Mahumapelo's leadership.

04/19/2018 05:45 PM | Businessman Vivian Reddy secures interdict against disruption of multi-billion rand projects
Durban businessman Vivian Reddy has secured an interdict stopping two controversial "economic empowerment" groups from shutting down construction sites on three projects worth more than R5.5bn.

04/19/2018 05:39 PM | Missing Ironman contestant's body recovered in Port Elizabeth harbour
The body of 48-year-old triathlete from Gabon, David Bellet-Brissaud, has been found by police in the Port Elizabeth harbour.

04/19/2018 05:22 PM | Shutdown: Rubber bullets and blocked entrances as protests rock Mahikeng
The main road into Mahikeng, in the North West, has been blocked and rubber bullets have been fired, as protests against premier Supra Mahumapelo brought the town to a standstill.

04/19/2018 05:20 PM | Ramaphosa to bestow National Orders on 'exceptional' South Africans
Veteran actress Lillian Dube, former deputy chief justice Dikgang Moseneke and Proteas star Hashim Amla will be among those receiving South Africa’s top honours at the National Orders ceremony,

04/19/2018 05:15 PM | Application for recognition of Muslim marriages not for symbolic outcome – Women's Legal Centre
The Women's Legal Centre has argued in court that the Divorce Act should apply to the dissolution of Muslim marriages.

04/19/2018 04:10 PM | #News24 ICYMI: Tensions in Mahikeng; AfriForum piles pressure on NPA over Malema prosecution; and the very real world of WWE
Commuters are set for another day of pain as the countrywide bus strike rolls on, DJ Dino Michael and his wife Janine are granted bail and banks are free to choose their own auditors, says the SA Reserve Bank in the aftermath of a KPMG scandal.

04/19/2018 03:53 PM | Village in the dark since the dawn of democracy
The small Eastern Cape village of Phelandaba, established in 1993, has been waiting for electricity for more than 24 years.

04/19/2018 02:55 PM | NPA to make its own decision on Malema prosecution in August
The National Prosecuting Authority says AfriForum's public announcement on the prosecution of EFF leader Julius Malema is disingenuous.

04/19/2018 02:31 PM | Bus strike expected to continue on Friday
Commuters stranded by the nationwide bus strike will be forced again to make alternate plans, as talks at the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) are not expected to get drivers back behind the wheel, the National Union of Metalworkers of SA (Numsa) says.

04/19/2018 02:25 PM | North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo suspends health dept HOD over Mediosa contract
North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo has suspended the health department's HOD, Dr Andrew Thabo Lekalakala, over a contract given to Gupta-linked healthcare company Mediosa.

04/19/2018 02:24 PM | KZN private security guards sentenced for publicly discharging firearms
Three private security guards have been sentenced for discharging a firearm in a public space in Hillcrest, Durban.

04/19/2018 02:19 PM | Fraser mum on new post during budget meeting in Parliament
New correctional services commissioner Arthur Fraser has declined to comment on questions, from MPs and journalists, around his abrupt transfer to the department.

04/19/2018 02:09 PM | NPA decides to prosecute Duduzane Zuma for culpable homicide
The National Prosecuting Authority has decided to prosecute Duduzane Zuma for culpable homicide, it has confirmed.

04/19/2018 01:10 PM | Biko's son back in court on assault charges
The son of Black Consciousness icon Steve Biko has appeared in the Cape Town Magistrate's Court in connection with an alleged assault.

04/19/2018 11:28 AM | DEVELOPING: Satawu members embark on march in Cape Town during #BusStrike negotiations
The national bus strike enters its second day with the parties still far apart in wage negotiations.

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