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State Capture Inquiry

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Why Cyril’s state capture squad will almost certainly fail

In a country that has been ravaged by corruption and profligate looting, the announcement of a crack squad within the ...

So, Ajay Gupta can return to SA, but will he appear before ...

Ajay Gupta is no longer a fugitive from justice, since the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has confirmed his ...

WATCH | Saxonwold compound does not match home described by ...

Former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor's testimony to the state capture inquiry suffered a further knock on Thursday when experts ...

Gupta brother offered Vytjie Mentor a cabinet post: Dennis ...

Congress of the People (Cope) spokesperson Dennis Bloem told the state capture inquiry on Thursday that he met Vytjie ...

WATCH LIVE | New witness testifies at state capture inquiry

Former MP Dennis Bloem is among the various witnesses testifying at the state capture inquiry on Thursday. Earlier ...

State capture: Deputy minister Makwetla asks to testify on ...

Deputy minister of justice and correctional services Thabang Makwetla has submitted a request to appear before the ...

Cogta COO denies calling Vytjie Mentor to set up meeting ...

Cooperative governance and traditional affairs chief operations officer Lakela Kaunda has rebuked claims that she set ...

Vytjie Mentor accuses state capture inquiry of being biased ...

Former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor has accused members of the state capture inquiry's legal team of being biased against her ...

Flights, China and the Gupta compound: Vytjie Mentor ...

Vytjie Mentor received backlash after investigators revealed her previous testimony did not add up. Here's what ...

WATCH LIVE | State capture inquiry: Vytjie Mentor ...

Former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor will be back in the hot seat at the commission of inquiry into state capture on Tuesday.

Questions mount as Vytjie Mentor grilled over Gupta house ...

Not everything appears to be adding up for former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor at the commission of inquiry into state capture.

Vytjie Mentor's evidence on Gupta trips under scrutiny at ...

The state capture inquiry on Monday dissected the testimony of former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor, showing evidence that Atul ...

1,200 Cape Town school pupils involved in massive brawl - ...

Five school children in Cape Town have been stabbed in a massive brawl.

Long queues as R210m comes up for grabs in Powerball draw

Long queues were common across SA on Friday as thousands harboured hopes of winning the country's - and the continent's ...

Ex SA ambassador to Iran arrested for bribery relating to ...

Former SA ambassador to Iran, Yusuf Saloojee, has been charged with foreign bribery, the Hawks announced on Friday.

Cato Manor cops take aim at 'captured' Nomgcobo Jiba and ...

Revelations before two judicial commissions of inquiry – implicating suspended deputy national director of public ...

'Blessers must fall': Limpopo pupils focus on teen ...

A different kind of lesson was taught to learners from several high schools in the Malamulele area in Limpopo on ...

Maritime safety body to investigate deadly Durban ship fire

The SA Maritime Safety Authority (Samsa) has launched a probe into the deadly fire that ravaged a Mozambican vessel in ...

Witness grilled in 'fake Uber' robbery and rape trial

A man who was stabbed and his partner raped after being kidnapped by a taxi driver had his testimony about the ordeal ...

Judgment day for deputy mayor accused of shooting dog

The animal cruelty case against Mthonjaneni deputy mayor Philani Ntombela, who was implicated in the gruesome shooting ...

Protester shot in IFP-ANC clash in northern KZN

One person was shot and wounded in violence between African National Congress and Inkatha Freedom Party protesters in ...

Boer War women, children put in concentration camps 'for ...

"The Boer War had people put in concentration camps for their protection."

No power to the people as Joburg cuts off Samwu headquarters

The City of Johannesburg has cut power at the head office of the SA Municipal Workers' Union (Samwu) in the inner city ...

Girl missing in river wasn't at school because she didn't ...

The grief-stricken granny of a nine-year-old girl who was swept away while swimming with four friends in the Umlazi ...

The day the rain ruined everything: florist offers refunds ...

Horrendous traffic caused by heavy rain in Johannesburg and Bloemfontein, along with load-shedding, saw South Africa’s ...

WeBuyCars (but only up to R1m): regulator rules ad is not ...

Everyone has their price and it adds up to R1m for online car buying portal WeBuyCars.co.za

New data regulations: What cellphone users need to know to ...

The new data regulations will give consumers far more power over the way they use their data bundles - but watch out ...

Entrepreneur to benefit from sales of Woolies copycat baby ...

In the wake of Woolworths’ widely denounced copying of a Cape Town entrepreneur’s baby carrier, her company will be ...

Magistrate chucks out chewing gum case, family demand 'true ...

The family of a "respectable" woman held in a police cell after being accused of shoplifting a pack of chewing gum are ...

'Who steals Chappies after buying groceries?': Shopper who ...

A 52-year-old woman is to appear in the Tzaneen Magistrate’s Court on Monday for a stealing a pack of chewing gum.

Do you dress up to shop? Couple fumes as security guard ...

Is it offensive to pop down to your local supermarket on a Sunday morning wearing shorts, a T-shirt and no shoes?

Butchery manager bust adding 'fresh' expiry date to old ...

A butchery manager at a SuperSpar in Durban printed fresh labels to falsify the date that chickens were packed by the ...

KZN man did not bank on R157,000 identity theft nightmare

Do courier company drivers have the necessary training and experience to verify proof of identity and address before ...

Consumer complains juice tastes 'completely different' in 2 ...

Liesel Kershoff usually buys the 1-litre boxes of Fruitree Tropical fruit nectar blend juice but when she bought the ...

Competition Tribunal slaps Computicket with R20m penalty

The Competition Tribunal has found that Computicket abused its dominance and has ordered the local ticketing giant to ...

Help us retrieve the bodies, Zim government pleads

The government of Zimbabwe is appealing to the public, non-governmental organisations and the corporate sector for ...

Mozambique's ex-intelligence head, chair of three state ...

Five people, including the ex-head of Mozambique's intelligence services and the chairman of three firms linked to the ...

Recovery operations begin at Zimbabwe mine; 50 expected ...

Zimbabwean authorities are expected to start retrieving trapped illegal gold miners on Friday but none are expected to ...

Uganda deports MTN chief over 'national security'

Uganda deported the Belgian head of South African telecoms giant MTN's local branch on Thursday night, with police ...

Travelling classroom bridges digital divide in Benin

School was out, but on an afternoon in rural Benin, 11-year-old Ambroise rushed to a tree-shaded parking lot, his day's ...

Zim opposition welcomes firmer stance from US against army ...

The MDC on Wednesday welcomed the US government’s call for “a neutral third party” to preside over dialogue between ...

Cameroon opposition leader Kamto charged with 'rebellion': ...

Cameroon opposition leader Maurice Kamto, who says he was cheated out of the presidency in elections last year, has ...

No wedding bells for Zimbabwe's soldiers

The Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) have effectively banned its officers and ordinary soldiers from marrying each other - ...

Nigerian widows confront Shell in Dutch court

Four Nigerian women on Tuesday launched a court case in the Netherlands against oil giant Shell for alleged complicity ...

Gay Tunisian man jailed after going to police over robbery

A Tunisian homosexual who went to police to report he had been robbed has himself ended up with a six-month jail term, ...

SADC backs Mnangagwa despite Zimbabwe crisis, calls for end ...

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) on Monday weighed in with support for Zimbabwean president Emmerson ...

Mnangagwa lashes out over UK's stance on Commonwealth ...

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has for the first time reacted angrily to the UK government’s position that ...

Islamic State teen's wish to return stirs UK debate over ...

A pregnant London schoolgirl's wish to return home after joining the Islamic State group in Syria splintered Britain on ...

Lost in China: Thai woman with dementia returns after 640km ...

A 59-year-old Thai woman with dementia who left home eight months ago to see her son nearby, only to apparently walk ...

Trump company ditches plans for new hotels

The company overseeing President Donald Trump's business dealings has dropped plans to develop two new lines of hotels, ...

Taliban confront fake news and social media in propaganda ...

Fighting "fake" news, wrestling with social media, and deploying an intern army -- the Taliban's sprawling propaganda ...

WATCH | Runner recounts killing mountain lion in 'fight for ...

A Colorado trail runner who survived a mountain lion attack by suffocating the animal said on Thursday that the ...

US House passes bill to avert govt shutdown, measure goes ...

The US House of Representatives on Thursday passed a compromise package that funds federal operations and prevents a ...

US judge rules against butterfly sanctuary opposed to ...

A US judge ruled Thursday against a butterfly sanctuary that had sued to keep President Donald Trump's proposed border ...

French cash van driver hid half of his R47m haul before ...

The driver of a French cash delivery van, who made off with about three million euros (R47m), managed to hide half his ...

Australia admits 'failing' to improve Aboriginal lives

More than a decade after vowing to "close the gap" between indigenous Australians and the rest of the country, the ...

I did it for my daughter, says woman arrested for headscarf ...

Azam Jangravi's heart was pounding when she climbed atop an electricity transformer box on Tehran's busy Revolution ...

US Congress advances border security bill without Trump ...

The US Congress on Thursday aimed to end a dispute over border security with legislation that would ignore President ...

'Wheelchair Barbie' to help children with disabilities

Barbie is making an effort to be inclusive of people across all physical appearnces.

Facebook taps user data to defend workers from threat

Facebook gathers intelligence from its platform to identify people who threaten the firm or its workers, the social ...

EskomSePush rockets to #1 as SA's favourite load-shedding ...

Load-shedding notification application EskomSePush has seen its number of users grow from 2,500 to more than 400,000 in ...

NASA to make final attempt to contact Mars Opportunity Rover

US space agency NASA will make one final attempt to contact its Opportunity Rover on Mars late Tuesday, eight months ...

Dutch scientists probing mystery of mass bird deaths

It was late on a stormy Saturday night when marine biologist Mardik Leopold's phone rang at his home on the remote ...

Trump orders government to prioritize artificial ...

President Donald Trump on Monday ordered the US administration to give greater priority to artificial intelligence, a ...

Tencent investment in Reddit sparks censorship worry

Reddit confirmed Monday a new funding round that included a $150 million investment by Chinese technology behemoth ...

Instagram tightens rules on self-injury images

Instagram late on Thursday announced it is clamping down on images related to self-injury such as cutting.

Japan's Hayabusa2 probe to land on asteroid on February 22

A Japanese probe sent to examine an asteroid in order to shed light on the origins of the solar system is expected to ...

Dinosaur that defended itself with spiny backbone found in ...

A herbivorous dinosaur that fended off predators with a row of spines running along its back and lived 140 million ...

Flamingo chicks get what they need ... and more

An avalanche of egg donations to feed hundreds of orphan flamingo chicks has prompted welfare officials to appeal to ...

Fish help fuel bumper cannabis crops for Canadian producer

The unlikely combination of freshwater fish and cannabis is producing outsized medical marijuana crops that Green ...

Tonga emerges from cyber darkness as internet restored

Tonga's two-week spell of virtual cyber darkness has ended, with authorities announcing Sunday that full internet ...

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