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A message to all the freeloaders
A disturbing and endemic culture of destruction continues to erode our old values of taking responsibility and preserving assets paid by us through taxes.
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Timol ‘killer’ Rodrigues’ legal fees have cost taxpayer R3.5m so far
Ahmed Cajee, a relative of Timol, and the family have called on the State to stop paying, as Rodrigues continues to delay his trial.
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A reconfigured tripartite alliance is unlikely – analyst
The SACP seems optimistic about a reconfiguration which will give it more power, but an analyst says he doubts whether they will get what they want.
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Sabotage at Eskom ‘should be elevated to security emergency’
Ramaphosa seemed to show little urgency over the issue, an analyst said, and ‘if sabotage becomes legitimized in critical sectors of the state, it’s an economic death-knell’.
‘A Conservative majority is the most likely outcome but a hung parliament remains entirely plausible,’ said University of Kent professor Matthew Goodwin.
Last Tuesday, the National Assembly adopted rules for the removal of the head of a Chapter 9 institution, such as the public protector.
The Private Prosecution Unit wants a decision from the NPA within two weeks, because it is ready to start the prosecutions.
‘We [ANC] cannot afford to be fugitives on accountability,’ acting spokesperson Dakota Legoete said, adding ‘the ANC needed to hire the right people for the right jobs’.
The public protector has brought an application for leave to appeal the scathing Estina dairy farm judgment against her, which included a cost order.
The first phase will see four government head offices as well as a shelter for victims of gender-based violence being built at the Salvokop development precinct.
There will be no load shedding over Christmas and Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe will be working with Eskom management over the festive period.
A new Johannesburg council speaker has been elected amid questions around the legality of Da Gama’s exit.
Under the doctrine of common purpose, someone is guilty of rape if they were part of a group who committed the act, whether they participated or not.
The party says the four arrests made on Wednesday are a drop in the ocean when 58 other councillors have not yet been arrested.

Education Register here for the 2019 matric results!

Caxton Local Media and the department of education have partnered to make it easier for learners to view their 2019 matric results.

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We wait for SA men to start parenting

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When men are ready to stop discussing Tunzi’s hair, I cannot wait for them to have enough courage to talk about their absence from the lives of their children.

Crime Two teenagers arrested for allegedly torching 18 train carriages in Cape Town

The two minors, aged 14 and 15, were arrested on Monday after footage and pictures of them allegedly torching the trains went viral in the Mother City.

Crime Man kills wife, child then turns gun on himself

The man killed his wife, 35, and stepson, 14, at their home in Manzana, Ngcobo.

local soccer Sundowns close the gap on Chiefs with a win over Stellies

Following the win, Sundowns remained third , on the log standings, on equal points with second-placed SuperSport United.

Lotto Lotto and Lotto Plus results, Wednesday, 11 December, 2019

Here are the winning lottery numbers from Wednesday night’s live draw.

World Gay altarpiece of original sin makes waves in Sweden

The 58-year-old artist made headlines 20 years ago with her controversial Ecce Homo exhibit, featuring among others Jesus in stilettos surrounded by 12 transvestite apostles.

Health Gauteng DA slams alleged generator failure at Bara Hospital

‘Non-emergency operations in the orthopaedic theatres have had to be cancelled and there have been problems at the maternity unit as well,’ Gauteng MPL Jack Bloom said.

City Power appeals for calm after technicians held hostage

Local News City Power appeals for calm after technicians held hostage

Two Eastern Cape men sentenced to life for raping child, pensioner

Courts Two Eastern Cape men sentenced to life for raping child, pensioner

Pastor in dock for allegedly raping teen after claiming evil spirits would attack her

Courts Pastor in dock for allegedly raping teen after claiming evil spirits would attack her

Rugby fans mob Japan’s Brave Blossoms at victory parade

World Rugby fans mob Japan’s Brave Blossoms at victory parade

From broken ribs to breathing problems: For some, load shedding is a health hazard

Load Shedding From broken ribs to breathing problems: For some, load shedding is a health hazard

Climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time’s 2019 person of the year

World Climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time’s 2019 person of the year

Woman stabbed to death in KZN shopping mall parking lot

Crime Woman stabbed to death in KZN shopping mall parking lot

Limpopo pastor in court for allegedly raping a minor

Courts Limpopo pastor in court for allegedly raping a minor

Khayelitsha court needs better facilities for rape survivors, report finds

Courts Khayelitsha court needs better facilities for rape survivors, report finds

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What your email signature says about you

Technology What your email signature says about you

AfriForum demands inquiry into Senzo Meyiwa’s death

local soccer AfriForum demands inquiry into Senzo Meyiwa’s death

Graeme Smith officially appointed CSA’s first director of cricket

Cricket Graeme Smith officially appointed CSA’s first director of cricket

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Ernst Middendorp has tactical sense

Editor's Blog Ernst Middendorp has tactical sense

Armed men blow up two Pretoria ATMs, flee with cash

Crime Armed men blow up two Pretoria ATMs, flee with cash

Second drowned body found near Centurion

Local News Second drowned body found near Centurion

eThekwini officials arrested in tender scandal allegedly implicating Zandile Gumede

Crime eThekwini officials arrested in tender scandal allegedly implicating Zandile Gumede

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