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One man has been killed and 21 people injured when a small bus overturned on the R546 Standerton Road between Standerton and…
01.21 / 20:33
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Limpopo Premier Stan Mathabatha has hit back at his detractors saying they want him out because he is closing the 'corruption…
01.21 / 19:12
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Two people have been arrested for the Christmas Eve murder of Boekie Meyer in his Klerksdorp home during an apparent home…
01.21 / 18:51
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ANC Limpopo chairperson Stan Mathabatha has warned that if factions continue to dominate into the party’s national elective conference, it could mean the end for the p…
01.21 / 15:29
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President Jacob Zuma plans to reshuffle his Cabinet replacing Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, with Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, COPE…
01.21 / 12:47
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Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh said Saturday he would step down to keep peace in his country after 22 years in power, following last-chance talks with west African leaders before a military…
01.21 / 11:15
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Oh how we laughed. The post The BBC using the wrong subtitles for Donald Trump’s inauguration is probably the funniest thing to come from it [video] appeared first on The South A…
01.21 / 11:15
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One of the men who was convicted and sentenced for raping and killing 14-year-old Valencia Farmer in 1999 has been granted parole, the Western Cape Department of Correctional Services…
01.21 / 11:06
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A 35-year-old alleged rapist has been arrested after being found asleep in the bed of a Centane woman who reported the assault, say Eastern Cape…
01.21 / 08:24
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Coach carrying Hungarian students crashed and caught fire near the city of Verona in…
01.21 / 08:24
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[Zimbabwe Independent] THE legal dispute over the botched purchase of a US$1,35 million diamond ring between the First Lady Grace Mugabe and Lebanese businessman Jamal Ahmed, has opened a can of worms amid revelations that the Mugabes are paying up to US$500 000 annually in rentals for an upmarket villa in Emirates Hills,…
01.21 / 08:11
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[Premium Times] Gambia's outgoing leader, Yahaya Jammeh, will finally leave power for internationally-recognized Adama Barrow, after failing three deadlines, a report…
01.21 / 07:34
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The United Nations peace mission in Sudan's conflict-wracked Darfur region says it has opened an inquiry after one of its units was found leaving the region with…
01.21 / 07:02
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[This is Africa] Ahead of a gathering of (grey) heads of state later this month at the first African Union Summit for 2017, Levi Kabwato remembers Mohamed Bouazizi, reflects on the impact of the Arab Spring and considers the shortcomings of the AU and its supposedly youth-focused theme for…
01.20 / 21:47
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At least 40 people have been killed and 76 000 others affected by floods and storms since Mozambique's rainy season started in October, officials have said, warning of further heavy…
01.20 / 18:24
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Saffas will not take nonsense from anyone. The post South African Twitter come together to defend the Gautrain appeared first on The South…
01.20 / 16:15
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Seven adults have been killed and about 14 others injured in a horrific crash involving a minibus taxi and a truck in…
01.20 / 15:52
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Gambia's Yahya Jammeh faced a "last chance saloon" deadline to step down as troops from five African nations stood by for action and key regional leaders flew in to make a final…
01.20 / 15:20
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The South African Human Rights Commission has given the Limpopo Department of Education a deadline to deliver all outstanding textbooks to schools in the…
01.20 / 15:11
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[African Arguments] Burundi's 327,000 refugees are not mere victims but also active citizens, many remaining actively engaged in the country's…
01.20 / 15:01
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