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State Capture Inquiry

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State capture inquiry seeks another deadline extension, ...

The Zondo commission of inquiry into state capture has yet again requested an extension to deliver its final report.

Transnet manager denies claims he gave order to hike up ...

Former Transnet manager Yousuf Laher on Wednesday denied any wrongdoing in the controversial purchase of locomotives by ...

RECORDED | Mosebenzi Zwane takes stand at state capture ...

Former MEC of human settlements in the Free State Mosebenzi Zwane will on Friday answer questions about the R1bn ...

WATCH LIVE | state capture commission continues to hear ...

The commission of inquiry into state capture will continue to hear more about the R1bn Free State housing project from ...

NPA sets up ethics unit in aftermath of Cato Manor 'death ...

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) is setting up an in-house ethics monitor in a bid to restore the lustre of an ...

State capture inquiry witness in quarantine, fails to appear

Former chief financial officer in the Free State department of agriculture Seipati Dhlamini on Friday failed to show up ...

Gigaba, the suits & Gupta cash — South Africans weigh ...

Former home affairs minister Malusi Gigaba has previously denied any involvement with the Gupta family

Cash, bags and the Guptas: bodyguards spill the beans

Bags of cash, frequent visits to the Gupta house nd clandestine meetings Transnet bosses and a former cabinet member.

Malusi Gigaba's suits paid for with Gupta cash, Zondo ...

The state capture commission heard on Thursday how former minister Malusi Gigaba paid for his tailored suits in cash, ...

Transnet boss Siyabonga Gama had stacks of cash everywhere: ...

A former driver and bodyguard of erstwhile Transnet boss Siyabonga Gama on Thursday told the state capture commission ...

State capture: Brian Molefe and the backpack stuffed with ...

A former bodyguard to former Transnet CEO Brian Molefe told the state capture inquiry how he once found a backpack ...

Judge Zondo 'not happy' with Pravin Gordhan's no-show at ...

Public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan, who was meant to be cross-examined by former Sars boss Tom Moyane, failed ...

Covid-19: 201 deaths and 1,360 cases recorded in SA in 24 ...

There were 1,367 new infections recorded in the past day. Of the new cases, the most were in KwaZulu-Natal (372), ...

WATCH | As Cele promises justice, Tshwane councillors flee ...

At least three Tshwane councillors have fled their homes out of fear their lives would be brutally put to an end.

IN PICS | Durban city centre shut down as Shembe ...

Durban's city centre was brought to a halt on Tuesday when congregants of the Nazareth Baptist church descended to it ...

Wind, rain and localised flooding likely for parts of SA, ...

The SA Weather Service has warned of a "significant" change in weather which could see localised flooding in parts of ...

Nkandla architect overpaid by more than R5m, witness tells ...

Five months after Minenhle Makhanya was appointed to oversee upgrades at former president Jacob Zuma’s Nkandla ...

Alleged Cape Town taxi hitman charged with four murders

An alleged taxi hitman appeared in the Cape Town magistrate's court on Tuesday charged with the murder of four people ...

Authorities call for justice after KZN LGBTQI+ activist ...

Social development MEC Nonhlanhla Khoza said the alleged murderer boasted after the attack, and demanded that the ...

Western Cape kicks off rabies outreach as SA cases continue ...

The Western Cape’s veterinary services department plans to inoculate 70,000 pets against rabies this year through an ...

'He was chasing me with a gun': Pregnant driver feared ...

A pregnant Durban woman feared having a miscarriage after a man shot at her on the M13 freeway in what she believed was ...

Two die, two injured in Joburg chemical tanker crash

Two people died and two were injured after a chemical tanker and two cars collided on the N1 northbound between William ...

KZN lawyer in court for allegedly stealing clients’ RAF ...

Mzwandile Ntombela, 51, was arrested by the Durban-based Hawks’ serious commercial crime investigation team on Sunday.

Ferrari sprayed with bullets leaving two dead in Soweto

A murder investigation is under way after a couple died in a hail of bullets while travelling in a Ferrari in Soweto.

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Price gouging forces Competition Commission to act against ...

Covid-19 provided the Competition Commission with a crash course in how to successfully bring price-gouging companies ...

Tuesday is D-Day for postal deliveries Down Under

Want to send a parcel to loved ones in Australia? Best you head to your nearest post office right away.

Invoice scammers have upped their game, navigating Uber ...

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Cellphone companies ring big changes in small print, so ...

In this weekly segment of bite-sized chunks of useful information, consumer journalist Wendy Knowler summarises news ...

Standard Bank’s lockdown PIN snafu costs its customers ...

All fraudsters needed was an ID, credit card and cellphone, and the bank’s self-service divulged the security code

Lovers targeted in 'courier' scam & cellphone insurance ...

Fraudsters spend months grooming their victims into believing that they are in a relationship with them, before sending ...

Don’t get stiffed on car warranties, or fall for ‘money ...

KOO product recall update: It’s up to the retailer to decide whether they’ll refund in cash or with a voucher “equal in ...

Lowdown on returns after looting, generic cellphone ...

Supermarkets have no right to refuse to refund you for your recalled tins of Koo veggies if you don’t have a till slip ...

Covid-19 anti-vaxxers face being hit with increased ...

Refusal to be vaccinated will be treated similarly to smoking or lifestyle diseases such as diabetes, says insurer

Koo recall: None of the cans were supplied to other food ...

The company which manufactured the millions of cans recalled this week by Tiger Brands - due to a minute risk of very ...

Passengers stranded as Mango Airlines suspends flights

Hundreds of Mango ticket holders were left stranded at Joburg’s OR Tambo and Cape Town international airports on ...

WHO employees took part in Congo sex abuse during Ebola ...

More than 80 aid workers including some employed by the World Health Organisation (WHO) were involved in sexual abuse ...

UN Special Rapporteur to visit Zimbabwe next month

The UN Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights is ...

Gunmen kill 22 Nigerian security personnel, says state ...

Gunmen killed at least 22 security personnel at a remote army base in a northwestern Nigerian state plagued by bandits ...

Mali could delay post-coup elections, interim PM says

Mali could push back presidential and legislative elections from late February to avoid their validity being contested, ...

Nigerian soldiers repel Islamist attack, suffer casualties ...

Nigerian troops killed scores of Islamist insurgents and suffered casualties among their own ranks during heavy ...

Ten Nigerian students kidnapped by bandits freed after ...

Ten more students who were kidnapped by gunmen from a school in Nigeria two months ago have been released after ransom ...

Kenya film board bans gay documentary, calling it 'an ...

Kenya has banned a documentary about a gay Kenyan man's struggle to be accepted by his family and country, saying it ...

Sudan says it repelled attempted incursion by Ethiopian ...

Sudan's military said on Sunday it had repelled an attempted incursion by Ethiopian forces in the border area between ...

Suicide car bomb targeting convoy in Somali capital kills ...

A suicide car bomb killed at least eight people in the Somali capital on Saturday at a street junction near the ...

Mozambicans return to uncertain future after Islamists ...

Rwandan forces will help secure and rebuild areas of northern Mozambique destroyed by an Islamist insurgency, Rwanda's ...

WATCH | Refugees stop the desert in northern Cameroon

Cameroon's Minawao refugee camp has been transformed into an ocean of green - the outcome of an ambitious reforestation ...

WATCH | Somalia's first cinema screening in three decades

Somali moviegoers flocked to the National Theater in Mogadishu as cinema returned to Somalia after three decades of ...

'No thank you, Prime Minister', Polish trucker says to ...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's proposed three-month working visa for European truckers just isn't a sweet ...

Colosseum kits and plastic flowers help Lego's earnings ...

The family-owned company saw a surge in its online sales during the pandemic but reiterated on Tuesday it would ...

Macron egged by protester shouting 'Vive la revolution'

French President Emmanuel Macron was hit with an egg while he was visiting Lyon on Monday to promote French gastronomy.

North Korea fires missile, accuses US of 'double standards'

North Korea fired a missile towards the sea off its east coast on Tuesday, South Korea's military said, as Pyongyang ...

Britain puts military on standby as panic buying leaves ...

Britain put the army on standby to deliver fuel from Tuesday after an acute shortage of truckers triggered panic buying ...

Pfizer begins study of oral drug for prevention of Covid-19

Pfizer Inc said on Monday it has started a large study testing its investigational oral antiviral drug for the ...

US President Reagan's shooter John Hinckley wins ...

A US judge on Monday said he would grant “unconditional release” to John Hinckley, who wounded former US President ...

South Korea's Moon hints at dog meat ban amid debate over ...

South Korea's President Moon Jae-in said on Monday there might be a need to prohibit dog meat consumption amid debate ...

ICC prosecutor seeks to resume Afghanistan war crimes probe

The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court on Monday said he was seeking approval to resume a war crimes ...

No one from Afghanistan will address world leaders at UN

No representative from Afghanistan will address the annual high-level UN General Assembly in New York after the ...

Covid-19 pandemic cut life expectancy by most since World ...

The Covid-19 pandemic reduced life expectancy in 2020 by the largest amount since World War Two, according to a study ...

Authorities lockdown coastal area in La Palma as lava ...

Emergency authorities early on Monday ordered people in an area on the Eastern Shore of La Palma island as the lava ...

Australian PM refuses to commit to phasing out fossil fuels

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison refused to commit to phasing out fossil fuels as a major climate conference ...

Croatia farm offers 'hotel' for bees with busy owners

A family in Croatia has opened a “bee hotel” offering productive beehives for sale to clients who'd like to keep bees ...

Chinese gaming firms vow self-regulation amid crackdown on ...

Over 200 Chinese gaming companies have pledged to regulate their industry to combat gaming addiction, including through ...

SA adopts more ambitious emissions target before climate ...

Cabinet has adopted a more ambitious emissions reduction target ahead of a United Nations climate conference in ...

From fruit leftovers to bandages: Scientists turn food ...

Scientists at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore are tackling food waste by turning discarded durian husks ...

SpaceX capsule with world's first all-civilian orbital crew ...

The quartet of newly minted citizen astronauts comprising the SpaceX Inspiration4 mission safely splashed down in the ...

WATCH | Floating like an astronaut for a day

While billionaires blast off into space, there’s a less expensive alternative for those who want to experience zero ...

Chinese astronauts return after 90-day mission to space ...

Three Chinese astronauts returned to earth on Friday after a 90-day visit to an unfinished space station in the ...

WhatsApp launches test of in-app business directory

Facebook's messaging service WhatsApp on Wednesday launched a new feature to make it possible to search for businesses ...

WATCH | World's biggest carbon-sucking plant opens in ...

Swiss start-up Climeworks, which specializes in capturing carbon dioxide directly from the air, has partnered with ...

South Korean antitrust agency fines Google $177m for ...

South Korea's antitrust regulator on Tuesday fined Alphabet Inc's Google 207 billion won ($176.64 million), saying the ...

Britain announces biggest auction round in renewable energy ...

The latest round, its fourth, aims to double renewable electricity capacity secured compared to the third round, when ...

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