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DA praises prosecutions head Nxasana for conduct during Jiba debacle

Prosecutions head Mxolisi Nxasana should be commended for taking a stand against his deputy Nomgcobo Jiba and national police commissioner Riah Phiyega, the DA said on Friday.

Tshwane wins Earth Hour challenge

Tshwane metropolitan municipality is the most green city in South Africa, beating contenders City of Johannesburg and Nelson Mandela Bay metros by winning the local leg of the Earth Hour Global Capital challenge.

Two Oceans Marathon to go via Ou Kaapse weg

The Two Oceans ultra marathon route will detour along Ou Kaapse Weg, event organisers said Friday.

Taxi driver presses charges after drunk bank robber fails to settle fare

A drunk Stanley Geddie took a taxi to the Tallahassee bank on Wednesday - planning to pay his fare after robbing it.

Hamilton unbeatable despite car woes

World champion Lewis Hamilton was unbeatable even in a misfiring car as he topped practice at the Malaysian Grand Prix despite mechanical problems on Friday.
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Co-pilot hid sick leave note for crash day: German prosecutors

The co-pilot thought to have deliberately crashed his Germanwings jet into the French Alps, killing all 150 aboard, kept secret the fact that he was written off sick on the day, German prosecutors said Friday.
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Nigerian army says it has destroyed Boko Haram headquarters

The Nigerian military has been hunting down Boko Haram soldiers with the aim of destroying the terrorist group.

Gay dads' big break

Gay men who "have a baby" born by a surrogate mother are entitled to paid maternity leave.

City chaos erupts as protesters loot stalls

A mob of protesters who charged through Cape Town city centre yesterday mugged a bystander, looted vendors' stalls and vandalised property.

Heads roll in Ekurhuleni as Gungubele rings changes

Just a day after his city address Ekurhuleni mayor Mondli Gungubele has reshuffled his cabinet.

Medupi workers locked out

Trouble continued at Medupi power station in Limpopo as 20000 striking workers were locked out yesterday.

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Super Eagles of Nigeria in selection drama ahead of Bafana clash

Nigeria assistant coach Daniel Amokachi has caused a stir in the Super Eagle’s camp by telling FA bosses that Stephen Keshi, and not him, was the one who selected the team that suffered a shock defeat at home to Uganda.

Itumeleng Khune not ruling out Sundowns move

Itumeleng Khune has revealed that moving to another PSL team is an “option” should a new contract with Kaizer Chiefs fail to materialise.

Two Oceans Marathon to go via Ou Kaapse weg

The Two Oceans ultra marathon route will detour along Ou Kaapse Weg, event organisers said Friday.

Hamilton unbeatable despite car woes

World champion Lewis Hamilton was unbeatable even in a misfiring car as he topped practice at the Malaysian Grand Prix despite mechanical problems on Friday.

Nigeria skipper Enyeama ruled out of squad to face Bafana Bafana

Nigeria will arrive in South Africa on Friday with a depleted squad after captain Vincent Enyeama was withdrawn from the travelling squad due to a troublesome back injury.

DA praises prosecutions head Nxasana for conduct during Jiba debacle

Prosecutions head Mxolisi Nxasana should be commended for taking a stand against his deputy Nomgcobo Jiba and national police commissioner Riah Phiyega, the DA said on Friday.

Ford offering a smarter way to avoid a speeding ticket

Ford is launching a new technology called Intelligent Speed Limiter that will ensure that whatever the road and whatever the country, you'll never accidentally pick up a speeding fine.

Elephant: Shot, stuffed and shipped

Government’s BEE policy creates middlemen

Middlemen tend to import supplies at the expense of the local industry, particularly the capital goods industry, says Ben Turok

Relief for retailers as consumer pressure lifts

Retail sales volumes recover during the first quarter of the year, notably in lower-middle income segment

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