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Tommy Mthombeni appointed Gauteng police commissioner

Maj-Gen Tommy Mthombeni has been appointed as Gauteng police commissioner and Maj-Gen Maropeng Johanna Mamothethi as ...

Load-shedding suspended during the day this weekend

There will be no load-shedding from 5am to 4pm this weekend, Eskom announced on Friday.

Woman denied bail in her father's murder case

Two of the five suspects arrested in connection with the murder of Dr Malekutu Johannes Mehlape, circuit manager of the ...

eThekwini acts against workers for damaging infrastructure, ...

The eThekwini municipality said it has acted against workers for participating in an illegal strike which has left ...

Layoffs likely as Impala plans to close loss-making shafts ...

Impala Platinum has become the latest PGM company to announce belt-tightening measures and a review of operations that ...

NPA must apologise for not processing TRC cases — Mbeki

Former president Thabo Mbeki says there was no record of a single instance when the NPA stopped prosecuting a case on ...

Pirates goalie hijacked, kidnapped two years after similar ...

Orlando Pirates footballer Melusi Buthelezi was hijacked and kidnapped on the East Rand on Thursday evening but is now ...

Drug user nephew who killed magistrate aunt is jailed

Magistrate Romay van Rooyen's nephew has been sentenced in the Western Cape High Court to 20 years in prison for her ...

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A North West man has been sentenced to 20 years direct imprisonment for raping his mother.

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A Soweto resident who allegedly drugged four-year-old Keeya Mbulawa and stuffed her in a luggage bag appeared in the ...

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The two men shot dead in a drive-by shooting in Braamfontein on Thursday were longstanding members of a Johannesburg ...

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Some South Africans believe sports superfans such as Mama Joy Chauke and Botha Msila should foot their own bills when ...

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Whether you feel your bank should be liable for your fraud losses, your insurer unfairly rejected your car crash claim, ...

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ARB directorate finds Fliber guilty of misleading advertising after failing to pick up in under a minute as promised

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‘This looks like intestines or something. I’m disgusted and traumatised’

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These days the “house brands” aren’t limited to the boringly packaged cheapies. They’re also premium products taking on ...

Doctor scores payback from insurance broker after Land ...

Five years ago a Brits doctor’s R311,000 insurance claim for her stolen SUV was rejected by her insurer on the grounds ...

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When last did you access your credit record? Best you get to grips with your profile.

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Here’s my pick of the ways in which service providers “inconvenienced” their customers in 2023.

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The Consumer Protection Act allows consumers to cancel a fixed term contract — such as a 24- or 36-month cellphone, gym ...

Sandton couple sue after recalled Gizzu power station ...

Peter Chang ordered an R8,000 Gizzu power station from online retailer Loot.co.za on March 13, unaware that on that ...

Ghana LGBTQ activist says friends in hiding after crackdown ...

Ghanaian trans woman and activist Angel Maxine fled to Berlin before parliament passed an anti-LGBTQ bill. She fears ...

EXPLAINER | Killing in Chad exposes divisions within ruling ...

Days after the killing of Chad opposition politician Yaya Dillo, in disputed circumstances, many in the conflict-racked ...

Ghana electricity supplier briefly disconnects parliament ...

Ghana's state-run electricity supplier, ECG, briefly cut off power supplies to the parliament building on Thursday in ...

Ghana parliament passes stringent anti-LGBTQ law

Ghana's parliament passed legislation on Wednesday that intensifies a crackdown on the rights of LGBTQ people and those ...

ICC orders record R1bn compensation for Uganda victims

Nearly 50,000 victims of Ugandan militia commander Dominic Ongwen should get a total of over €52m (R1bn) in ...

Reducing load-shedding: Tanzania switches on first turbine ...

The turbine will help reduce months-long power rationing.

West African bloc lifts sanctions on junta-led Niger

The West African regional bloc said on Saturday it would lift strict sanctions on Niger as it seeks a new strategy to ...

Namibia's late president Hage Geingob buried at Heroes Acre

Namibia's late president Hage Geingob, who died in hospital on February 4, weeks after being diagnosed with cancer, was ...

FATF financial crime watchdog adds Kenya and Namibia to its ...

The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) international crime watchdog on Friday added Kenya and Namibia to its 'grey ...

Kenya marathon hero Kiptum honoured at funeral as unique ...

Marathon world record holder Kelvin Kiptum, whose dreams of breaking the race's two-hour barrier were ended by a car ...

SPECIAL REPORT | In Ethiopia, secret committee ‘orders ...

A secretive committee of senior officials in Ethiopia's largest and most populous region, Oromiya, has allegedly ...

IMF sees progress in Egypt talks, loan programme to ease ...

Talks with Egypt to boost its IMF loan programme are making excellent progress and the country needs a comprehensive ...

Homeless crackdown gains momentum in California as US ...

Seven months into a crackdown by the city of San Diego on homeless encampments, many of the tents that once lined ...

Palestinian Authority hopes for Gaza ceasefire by Ramadan

The Palestinian Authority hopes a ceasefire can be agreed in the Gaza war in time for Ramadan, its foreign minister, ...

Alaska's 52nd annual Iditarod sled dog race mushes to ...

The world's most famous sled-dog race gets under way on Saturday when 38 mushers and their canine teams, one of the ...

Amid infighting, Michigan Republicans set to deliver Trump ...

Republicans will meet in Michigan on Saturday amid simmering internal turmoil to choose their presidential nominee, ...

INSIGHT | Spain braces for wildfires as beef farmers battle ...

Across Europe, farmers have jammed roads, burned tyres and dumped manure in protest at a host of pressures threatening ...

France's Macron demands justice after shooting of ...

French President Emmanuel Macron said he was angered by what Gaza authorities said was the shooting of more than 100 ...

Pressure mounts for inquiry into Israeli troops firing on ...

Pressure is mounting on Israel over the deaths of dozens of Palestinians during a confused incident in the Gaza Strip ...

Nicaragua files case at World Court against Germany for ...

Nicaragua has filed a case at the International Court of Justice against Germany for giving financial and military aid ...

South Africa condemns Israel over deaths of Palestinians ...

South Africa says the killing of Palestinians awaiting aid in Gaza breached the World Court's provisional orders in a ...

UK's Rwanda plan for asylum seekers could cost more than ...

The British government's controversial plan to send asylum seekers to Rwanda might end up costing more than £600m ...

Alexei Navalny to be buried in Moscow amid uncertainty, ...

Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny will be buried in Moscow later on Friday amid tight security and fears of ...

New species of Amazon anaconda, world’s largest snake, ...

Researchers in the Amazon have discovered the world's largest snake species, an enormous green anaconda, in Ecuador's ...

US moon lander Odysseus goes dormant a week after lopsided ...

Odysseus, the first US spacecraft to land on the moon in half a century, lost power and went dormant on Thursday as it ...

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Odysseus, the first US spacecraft to land on the moon since 1972, neared the end of its fifth day on the lunar surface ...

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When a migrant rescue non-profit group asked Nik Zemke if he could design an app to pinpoint ships in distress in the ...

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Japan's SLIM moon probe unexpectedly survives lunar night

Japan's space agency said on Monday its SLIM moon lander has unexpectedly survived a freezing lunar night and ...

Overdosing on vitamins can be toxic: Harmful side effects ...

Excessive levels of vitamin B6, usually more than 50mg daily taken over a long time, are potentially toxic.

Moon lander Odysseus tipped sideways on lunar surface but ...

The moon lander dubbed Odysseus is “alive and well” but resting on its side a day after its white-knuckle touchdown as ...

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A person’s image needs clear legal protection, taking into account the realities of digital media and the fact that ...

Google upgrades AI product for advertisers with Gemini ...

Alphabet's Google said on Thursday it will integrate its Gemini artificial intelligence models into an existing product ...

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Nasa aims to land its first crewed Artemis in late 2026 as part of long-term, sustained lunar exploration and a ...

US justice department names first AI officer as new ...

The US justice department on Thursday named its first official focused on artificial intelligence as the department ...

Private US moon lander reaches lunar orbit ahead of ...

A moon lander built by Houston-based company Intuitive Machines reached lunar orbit on Wednesday, heading for an ...

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