Phaahla says lockdown level may ‘drop soon’

Johannesburg -Lockdown restrictions may be eased even further. That is according to minister of health, Joe Phaahla. Phaahla said the lockdown level may be dropped if Covid-19 cases continue to decline. The minister visited the Universitas Academic Hospital in Bloemfontein, Free State. Phaahla said the third wave of coronavirus infections in South Africa was very […]

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 Disgruntled ANC workers put grievances on hold to focus on elections

Johannesburg – African National Congress (ANC) staffers have decided to suspend their strike with immediate effect and to put efforts into helping their party towards an election victory in November. The decision was taken on Thursday at a national general meeting by staffers. The employees have been demonstrating over several months due to the non-payment […]

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‘I was advised to take a policy out on my boyfriend’, says Ndlovu

Johannesburg Murder-accused Nomia Rosemary Ndlovu said she took out a policy for her deceased boyfriend Maurice Mabasa because she was advised to do so. The former police officer has been accused of killing five relatives and her lover. Ndlovu then claimed from insurance companies after their deaths. The case was adjourned for the days as […]

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Another soldier arrested for cross-border vehicle smuggling

Musina – Another SANDF member has been arrested for alleged cross-border vehicle smuggling. The 30-year-old was arrested in the Northern Cape and is set to appear in court on Thursday. He’s the eight SANDF member to be arrested in this syndicate. The others were arrested in June during a sting operation between the Hawks and […]

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Tshegofatso Pule murder: Alleged mastermind back in court

Johannesburg – The alleged mastermind behind Tshegofatso Pule’s murder is expected to return to court for a bail application on Thursday. Ntuthuko Shoba, who now has a new lawyer, says the man convicted of pulling the trigger is threatening him from prison. Muzikayise Malepane is currently serving a 20-year sentence for his involvement in the […]

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Judge Hlophe heads to court over suspension, possible impeachment

Johannesburg – Western Cape Judge President John Hlophe has gone to court in an attempt to prevent his suspension and possible impeachment. The judge president was found guilty of misconduct for trying to influence two judges to rule in favour of former President Jacob Zuma during his 2008 corruption trial. Hlophe says the process which […]

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Tshegofatso Pule murder case postponed to Thursday

Johannesburg – The bail application of the alleged mastermind behind Tshegofatso Pule’s murder has been postponed to Thursday. Alleged mastermind, Ntuthuko Shoba, behind the murder of Pule is attempt bail for the third time. Shoba, who now has a new lawyer, says the man convicted of pulling the trigger is threatening him from prison. Muzikayise […]

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