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Partnership is strengthened through visits

Today members of Venterstad Station undertook to strengthen the partnership by conducting an awareness campaign with Government Departments at the Social Development feeding centre. Discussions points were:* Misuse of alcohol* Substance drugs* Domestic...

POLICE CONFIRM RECEIVING REPORT OF DEATH THREAT AGAINST SOUTH AFRICAN ...

PRETORIA-- South African police have confirmed that the leader of opposition party the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), Julius Malema, has met Police Minister Bheki Cele to discuss alleged death threats against him.The Minister's office said here Wedne...

SOUTH AFRICAN GOVT ORDERED TO PAY COSTS FOR ACTION IN CASE INVOLVING ...

PRETORIA-- The Pretoria High Court has order the Presidency to pay costs for Wednesday's court sitting after it withdrew former president Jacob Zuma's application to review the call from former Public Protector (Ombudsman) Thuli Madonsela to establish ...

Israel at 70: Satisfaction and Grim Disquiet Share the Stage

Is Israel a success as it turns 70? As Israelis commemorate the milestone this week, satisfaction and a grim disquiet share the stage.It has a standard of living that rivals Western Europe, without the natural resources. It can boast of

SOUTH AFRICA REPORTEDLY PAID 24 MILLION RAND FOR ZUMA’S LEGAL ...

CAPE TOWN-- Former president Jacob Zuma's legal bill on charges of fraud, money laundering and racketeering related to a multi-billion-Rand arms deal is reported to have cost the South African government 24 million Rand (about 2.0 million US dollars). ...

KPMG TO CONTINUE PROBE INTO SOUTH AFRICA’S VBS MUTUAL BANK ...

JOHANNESBURG-- International professional services firm KPMG says it will continue its own internal and independent investigations against two partners who resigned last week amidst reports of accounting irregularities related to VBS Mutual Bank, which...

THREE ACCUSSED OF MUDER OF ALBINO GIRL DENIED BAIL BY SOUTH AFRICAN ...

JOHANNESBURG-- The Magistrate's Court in Witbank, Mpumalanga Province, has denied bail to three of five suspects accused of killing a young albino girl and a one-year-old child while the fourth accused, a traditional healer was denied bail last month a...

PARLIAMENT SEEKS VIEWS ON PLAN TO ALLOW SOUTH AFRICAN GOVT TO ...

CAPE TOWN--The Joint Constitutional Review Committee set up by the South African Parliament to review Section 25 of the Constitution to make it possible for the State to expropriate land without paying land owners compensation, has called for written p...

SOUTH AFRICA’S OCEANS FAST BECOMING BIGGEST DUMP SITE

CAPE TOWN-- It is said that every minute, one garbage truck of plastic is dumped into the South African oceans.South Africa is ranked as one of the 20 worst polluters of plastics in the oceans. South Africa occupies the southern

Blast Kills 4, Injures 13 at Somalia Soccer Match

A bomb exploded during a local soccer (football) game in southern Somalia's restive Lower-Shabelle province on Thursday, killing at least four people, security officials said."An improvised explosive device went off during the semifinal of a local socc...