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06/23/2018 05:24 AM | Four killed, five wounded in Vosloorus shooting
Gauteng police have launched a manhunt for a group of armed men who killed four people after opening fire at a men's hostel in Vosloosrus, Ekurhuleni.

06/23/2018 05:22 AM | Urgent application to interdict ANC Limpopo conference struck off the roll
The South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has struck an urgent application to halt the ANC Limpopo elective conference off the roll.

06/23/2018 05:15 AM | Zimbabwe’s leader: Explosive device went off a 'few inches away from me but it is not my time'
Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who survived a blast at a ruling ZANU-PF party rally, suggested he was the target of the attack which left one of his vice-presidents wounded.

06/23/2018 04:24 AM | Argument over pig slaughtering leads to death of man
A 25-year-old man was killed following a fall-out with a friend over the slaughtering of a pig in Willowvale in the Eastern Cape.

06/23/2018 03:30 AM | WATCH: The moment when Zim leader Mnangagwa survived a blast at Zanu-PF party rally
A video showing the moment when Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa survived a blast at a ruling Zanu-PF party rally has emerged on social media.

06/23/2018 03:29 AM | PICS: Mnangagwa visits the injured in hospital following Zimbabwe blast
Pictures of Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa visiting the injured following a blast at a ruling Zanu-PF party rally in Bulawayo have emerged on social media.

06/23/2018 03:06 AM | Boks fall flat at miserable Newlands
The Springboks have lost to England at a cold and wet Newlands, but they still leave as 2-1 series winners.

06/23/2018 01:58 AM | Hamilton takes pole at rain-hit, crash-marred French GP
Lewis Hamilton will start on pole for the French Grand Prix, with his Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas joining the world champion on the front row

06/23/2018 01:58 AM | Magashule questions who is funding ANC Limpopo conference court challenge
ANC secretary general Ace Magashule has called for hard questions to be asked about who is funding members who have dragged the party to court.

06/23/2018 01:44 AM | One of Mnangagwa's VPs injured in Zim explosion: state TV
One of Zimbabwe's two vice presidents was injured during an explosion at a ruling Zanu-PF election rally which President Emmerson Mnangagwa survived in the second city of Bulawayo, state television says.

06/23/2018 12:11 AM | Russia backs OPEC oil output hike
Russia on Saturday joined partner countries in backing an OPEC-led pledge to boost oil production in response to growing global demand, Angolan Oil Minister Diamantino Azevedo said.

06/23/2018 12:11 AM | Man arrested after uncle’s burnt body found in pit toilet
A man has been arrested in connection with the killing of his uncle, whose burnt body was found dumped inside a pit toilet at the Matlala Lehwelere village in Limpopo, police say.

06/23/2018 12:05 AM | Blast as Zimbabwe president campaigns; Mnangagwa not hurt
Zimbabwe state media say an explosion has rocked a stadium where President Emmerson Mnangagwa was addressing a campaign rally.

06/22/2018 11:32 PM | ASA throws weight behind Caster, challenges new IAAF rule
Athletics SA has formally lodged its statement of appeal to challenge the IAAF's new regulations regarding athletes with hyperandrogenism.

06/22/2018 11:02 PM | ANC Limpopo conference is a 'burning house', says lawyer
Advocate Dali Mpofu has described the Limpopo elective conference as a house on fire, while arguing for an urgent interdict to have it stopped and declared illegitimate.

06/22/2018 10:43 PM | Ireland hold on for hard-fought victory, win Wallaby series
Ireland have beaten Australia in Sydney to claim the Test series between the two countries 2-1.

06/22/2018 10:14 PM | UPDATE: Ethiopia PM's aide says 83 injured in rally blast, no deaths
Several people have been killed in a blast at new Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's first rally in the capital attended by tens of thousands of people, state media reports.

06/22/2018 09:09 PM | WATCH: Brexit two years on
A timeline of key moments up to and since the UK voted yes to Brexit on 23 June 2016.

06/22/2018 08:15 PM | Barclays Africa retail banking CEO Moganwa leaves amid shake-up

06/22/2018 08:05 PM | Police commissioner shocked by Eastern Cape cop shooting wife
Eastern Cape Police Commissioner Lieutenant General Liziwe Ntshinga has expressed her shock at a policeman who shot and killed his wife at a school.