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  1. News24.com | Police monitoring Diepkloof after service delivery protests

    05.24 / 19:24 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Motorists have been urged to use alternative routes as Immink Drive, which runs through zone 2 and 5 of Diepkloof in Soweto, has been blockaded due to service delivery…
  2. News24.com | TUT to reopen on Thursday under police protection

    05.24 / 19:24 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Classes on the main campus of the Tshwane University of Technology will reopen on Thursday under the watchful eye of police after classes were suspended following protest action by staff who are part of the #OutsourcingMustFall…
  3. News24.com | Drought already cost Western Cape grape farmers R500m – MEC

    05.24 / 19:24 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Western Cape Agriculture MEC Alan Winde says the ongoing drought in the province will cost grape producers an estimated…
  4. News24.com | Women department budget debate descends into shouting match, MPs walk out

    05.24 / 19:24 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Opposition MPs have walked out of the budget vote on the department of women in the presidency after the debate turned into a political shouting…
  5. News24.com | Fake news poses threat to mainstream media - minister

    05.24 / 18:24 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    While the jury is still out on what exactly constitutes "fake news", the peddling of untruths is not a new phenomenon in South Africa, and the fourth estate needs to work harder than ever to prove its credibility, Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo…
  6. News24.com | Power to be restored to major parts of Pretoria east soon

    05.24 / 18:24 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Despite reports that large parts in the east of Pretoria would remain in darkness for the next five days following a fire at a substation, the City of Tshwane has said power will be restored…
  7. News24.com | 'Devil made' Karabo Mokoena's God-fearing ex do it - church members

    05.24 / 18:24 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Fellow members of alleged murderer Sandile Mantsoe's church say that the "devil is taking charge" of people like him "who profess to be working for…
  8. News24.com | Motsoeneng loses another battle as Labour Court dismisses case

    05.24 / 17:25 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Former SABC chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng has suffered another defeat when the Labour Court dismissed his…
  9. News24.com | Prof rejects Van Breda's explanation for wounds

    05.24 / 17:25 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Two demonstrations have not been enough to convince forensic pathologist Professor Johan Dempers that Henri Van Breda’s version of how he sustained his injuries was p…
  10. News24.com | Mining company serves summons on environmental rights lawyers

    05.24 / 17:25 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Two attorneys at the Centre for Environmental Rights have been served with a summons by an Australian mining company operating on the West…
  11. News24.com | KZN police reject claims that Xolobeni homestead was trashed in raid

    05.24 / 16:28 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    KwaZulu-Natal police have rejected claims that they terrorised a family and trashed their homestead during a raid in the Eastern Cape town of…
  12. News24.com | Parties happy with Nquthu by-election - IEC

    05.24 / 16:28 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Political parties contesting the Nquthu by-election are satisfied with the electoral process, the Electoral Commission of SA has…
  13. News24.com | ‘Lamoer gave me a hiding’ - claim surfaces in court

    05.24 / 16:28 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    A businessman at the centre of former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer's corruption trial has apparently told a senior officer that the top cop gave him "a hiding" following a police operation at a…
  14. News24.com | WATCH: Man rescued from quarry

    05.24 / 16:28 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    A man who fell down a quarry filled with water in Durban has been rescued with minimal injuries, paramedic services…
  15. News24.com | We're not a corrupt group, says Dlodlo

    05.24 / 16:28 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    It is unfair for people to peddle the story that all the ministers who were brought in with President Jacob Zuma's last Cabinet reshuffle were a "corrupt group", Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo has…
  16. News24.com | Umzimkhulu councillor killed weeks after speaker gunned down

    05.24 / 14:29 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    An Umzimkhulu Municipality councillor has been killed just weeks after a senior official at the municipality was…
  17. News24.com | Shabangu clarifies 'weak' Karabo comment

    05.24 / 14:29 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Minister of Women in the Presidency Susan Shabangu was trying to say murdered Karabo Mokoena was "vulnerable" when she had called her…
  18. News24.com | National Assessments to be replaced - Motshekga

    05.24 / 14:29 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    The controversial Annual National Assessments are on their way out and will be replaced by the National Integrated Assessment Framework, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has…
  19. News24.com | Piet Byleveld much more than 'top cop' to family

    05.24 / 14:29 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    The family of the late Piet Byleveld has said that while he was a 'top cop' to South Africa and the world, to them he was so much…
  20. News24.com | Police escort Courtney Pieters' mother from court after mob justice threats

    05.24 / 13:27 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Police have had to escort the mother of murdered three-year-old Courtney Pieters out of the Goodwood Magistrate’s Court, after people threatened to attack h…