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10/21/2017 10:10 PM | Nzimande: Zuma is a desperate man
Blade Nzimande describes his axing from the higher education ministry as a deliberate move by the president to credit others for possible no-fee hikes.

10/21/2017 08:39 PM | Two men taken in for questioning for murder of Manenberg girl
Western Cape police have taken in two men for questioning in connection with the murder of a 10-year-old girl in Manenberg, Western Cape.

10/21/2017 08:13 PM | Two children killed outside Waterfall Mall in Rustenburg
Two children, believed to be brothers, were killed after they were knocked down on the N4, close to Waterfall Mall in Rustenburg.

10/21/2017 07:01 PM | Freedom Under Law accuses Dlamini of 'insincerity and contempt'
Freedom Under Law has accused Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini of "insincerity" and showing contempt for social grant recipients and the Constitutional Court.

10/21/2017 06:10 PM | Mbalula opens new police station in Lusikisiki
Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has officially opened a new police station in Lusikisiki in the Eastern Cape.

10/21/2017 04:19 PM | Nearly 3 500 cops carrying guns without proper qualifications - police ministry
There are more than 3 000 police officers in the country, who have been equipped with a firearm, but who have not passed training declaring them competent to handle them, the police ministry says.

10/21/2017 03:55 PM | Bellville trains terminated due to protest action
Metrorail has terminated trains travelling from Cape Town to Bellville via Lavistown due to protest action.

10/21/2017 03:52 PM | SA Weather warns of severe thunderstorms, hail, strong winds
The South African Weather Service has warned of severe thunderstorms, hail, strong winds and heavy downpours in the Free State.

10/21/2017 03:12 PM | DA Gauteng provincial congress results
The Democratic Alliance in Gauteng held its Provincial Congress for the Johannesburg and Tshwane regions.

10/21/2017 02:15 PM | Sexual abuse can only be blamed on men - Phosa
ANC presidential candidate Dr Mathews Phosa has said South Africa’s rape culture emanates from one point - men, and that it is a monumental task to fix the men that perpetuate sexual abuse.

10/21/2017 02:15 PM | Newtown Junction Mall clothing store robbed
A clothing store has been robbed at the Newtown Junction Mall.

10/21/2017 01:24 PM | Zuma 'a one man dictatorship', says Phosa
President Jacob Zuma’s latest Cabinet reshuffle shows that he is a one man dictatorship, ANC presidential candidate Dr Mathews Phosa has said.

10/21/2017 12:55 PM | Ticket scalper arrested at Soweto Derby
A ticket scalper has been arrested for selling fake tickets ahead of the Soweto Derby.

10/21/2017 12:55 PM | Ramaphosa: Economy still not benefitting majority
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says the country’s greatest resource, its people, remained untapped, while government resources that could be used to improve economy have been misappropriated by corruption.

10/21/2017 11:45 AM | UFS students arrested over latest unrest
Forty-six University of the Free State students have been arrested since Thursday evening, following the latest protest action over fees.

10/21/2017 09:41 AM | ANC Gauteng PEC nominates Ramaphosa for president
The ANC Gauteng Provincial Executive Council have sent a letter to regions backing Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa as its only candidate for party president.

10/21/2017 09:24 AM | Eskom terminates services of evidence leader in the Koko disciplinary hearing
Eskom has terminated the services of its evidence leader, Sebetja Matsaung, in the disciplinary hearing of suspended Eskom executive Matshela Koko.

10/21/2017 08:06 AM | Bogus doctors held in raid by Road Traffic Management Corp
Six bogus doctors have been arrested when a joint operation led by the Road Traffic Management Corporation raided unlawful medical practices in the centre of Johannesburg.

10/21/2017 06:29 AM | Rescued baby named Sindiswa, meaning saved
The three-day-old baby girl rescued from a bush in Kwadwesi near Uitenhage is recovering well and has been nicknamed Sindiswa, which means saved.

10/21/2017 06:29 AM | One killed in Centurion retirement home fire
One person has been killed after a fire broke out in a retirement home in Midstream in Centurion.