The deaths of six people arose from the action of the military and the police, the inquest led by former SA president Kgalema Mothlante found.
The Citizen wishes to place on record that it completely rejects the negative public comments about its digital news editor, Daniel Friedman, and a video he made some years ago.
Incensed users have banded together to take action against the ride-hailing service.
The youth league’s secretary-general, however, says the league is ready to convene its conference.
The suspect was shot in the leg and upper body while fleeing from cops.
They have completed their detention period and will be released and deported back to South Africa.
Malema has made it clear the party is going into the ‘boxing ring hoping for a win’.
Manchester United have sacked manager Jose Mourinho after the club made their worst start to a season in almost 30 years, the Premier League club announced on Tuesday.
Mandela said the legacy of British colonialism had positive aspects, while Malema said the health system was better under apartheid.
The proud footballing nation of Cameroon is under the spotlight for all the wrong reasons.
It seems the gifted Stormers and Springboks playmaker might still be subjected to a selection merry-go-round.
Instead of reconciliation through understanding, the mocking of our common holidays will continue, much to the detriment of future generations.
South Africa’s most decorated swimmer dedicates his FINA award to a man he hails as a ‘great example’.
Energy minister replaces entire board in 48 hours while apparently planning to sell the national asset to a US company.

Lotto PowerBall and PowerBall Plus results, Tuesday, 18 December, 2018

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

World Trump agrees to shut down own charity accused of illegality

The New York attorney general filed a lawsuit against the Trump Foundation in June, accusing it of ‘persistently illegal conduct.’

Africa Zim war veterans besiege Mnangagwa’s offices

The grouping demanded to be paid their outstanding pensions backdated to 1997.

Society Discovery Vitality’s 10-week public campaign draws 550k participants

Eighty percent of new participants were not Vitality members, reflecting the broad appeal of the Vitality Open, said Vitality CEO Dinesh Govender.

Local News Rustenburg municipality fires 7 employeees for tender fraud

An independent forensic investigation probed the electricity meter and water meter tenders, as well as a high mast light tender.

world soccer ‘Caption this’: Pogba deletes cryptic post after Mourinho axed

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba quickly deleted a controversial social media post of him smiling after manager Jose Mourinho was sacked by the club on Tuesday.

Eish! Woman ends two-year marriage over husband’s ‘laziness’

The wife says her husband has failed to fulfil his responsibilities.

Accidents WATCH: Woman killed by taxi veering off road

The accident left one person dead and four others injured.

Sub-Saharan Africa’s gender gap widens again – report

General Sub-Saharan Africa’s gender gap widens again – report

New border crossing rules in place throughout Southern Africa

Travel New border crossing rules in place throughout Southern Africa

Dam levels around Cape Town decline, water usage up

Society Dam levels around Cape Town decline, water usage up

Driver critically injured in Kempton Park plastics strike action

Protests Driver critically injured in Kempton Park plastics strike action

More than 800 nabbed for drunk driving in Joburg

Crime More than 800 nabbed for drunk driving in Joburg

If your dog bites an intruder, you could be held liable

Insight If your dog bites an intruder, you could be held liable

33 die in Gauteng road accidents

Accidents 33 die in Gauteng road accidents

Mashaba goes after counterfeit goods

Crime Mashaba goes after counterfeit goods

WATCH: Malema pumps music on the decks while Cassper works the dance floor

Entertainment WATCH: Malema pumps music on the decks while Cassper works the dance floor

Norma Gigaba happy that Malusi now spends more time at home

Norma Gigaba happy that Malusi now spends more time at home

PICS & VIDS: How Monday’s storm ravaged parts of Polokwane

Weather PICS & VIDS: How Monday’s storm ravaged parts of Polokwane

SAA and Emirates expand relationship with enhanced codeshare agreement

Business SAA and Emirates expand relationship with enhanced codeshare agreement

Black people, I’m back on Twitter – Andile Mngxitama

Black people, I’m back on Twitter – Andile Mngxitama

UK ministers meet to step up no-deal Brexit plans

World UK ministers meet to step up no-deal Brexit plans

Moroccan police launch manhunt after women brutally murdered

Africa Moroccan police launch manhunt after women brutally murdered

Young father allegedly hangs baby, then himself

Local News Young father allegedly hangs baby, then himself

lifestyle

Where to feast this holiday season

In addition to Forti Grill & Bar’s usual delectable menu, Christmas Day will see the option to feast in true Italian style.

Glacéau smartwater launches in SA

Smartwater can’t really stream movies online like your smartphone, but it is made out of a smart idea.

6 reasons to visit Durban for your next holiday

The coastal is increasingly becoming the travel destination of choice – and rightfully so.

Recipe: Chicken wings with blue cheese sauce

The stuffed winglets are a real treat, while the oven-baked drumettes make for a scrumptious finger food.

phakaaathi

Chiefs hire private plane for Madagascar trip

Kaizer Chiefs football manager Bobby Motaung says Amakhosi will be back in time for Christmas after their game with Elgeco Plus on Saturday.

I like being called names, says Celtic coach Komphela

Bloemfontein Celtic coach Steve Komphela says he does not enjoy being complimented.

‘Caption this’: Pogba deletes cryptic post after Mourinho axed

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba quickly deleted a controversial social media post of him smiling after manager Jose Mourinho was sacked by the club on Tuesday.

Pochettino fits bill for Manchester United, says Neville

Gary Neville says Manchester United should target Mauricio Pochettino as their new manager after sacking Jose Mourinho, describing the Spurs boss as the “ideal candidate”.

sport

‘Even the bus driver helped us’ – Jozi Stars hail their teamwork

Whichever way one looks at it, the franchise was probably a deserving winner of the inaugural Mzansi Super League title.

The Willemse conundrum will remain in 2019

It seems the gifted Stormers and Springboks playmaker might still be subjected to a selection merry-go-round.

WATCH: Kohli plays down ‘banter’ as tempers flare in Perth

Much attention centred on exchanges between the two captains on the third and fourth days, which were picked up by stump microphones.

This is for Cameron, says Chad

South Africa’s most decorated swimmer dedicates his FINA award to a man he hails as a ‘great example’.

business

SAA and Emirates expand relationship with enhanced codeshare agreement

The agreement saw approximately 90,000 passengers benefit from seamless travel and greater connectivity in 2017/2018.

Naspers approved for secondary listing on A2X

The company’s shares will be available to trade on both platforms from December 27.

KZN promotes investment opportunities at Cairo fair

South Africa’s ambassador to Egypt Vusi Mavimbela says trade between the two countries remains at low levels.

Axed Necsa board blames resistance of ‘privatisation by stealth’ for dismissal

Energy minister replaces entire board in 48 hours while apparently planning to sell the national asset to a US company.

world

UK ministers meet to step up no-deal Brexit plans

The prime minister has argued that a second referendum would betray the 2016 result and undermine public confidence in politics.

Natural fawn killer: US judge sentences poacher to forced ‘Bambi’ viewings

David Berry Jr will be forced to watch the animated movie at least once a month during his year-long jail term.

Brazil’s Zika generation say they have been forgotten

Thamires Ferreira da Silva tried to commit suicide by jumping in front of a bus in Rio de Janeiro after finding out that her unborn baby had severe brain damage caused by the Zika virus.

Trump knew hush-money payments were wrong – ex-lawyer Cohen

President Donald Trump knew it was wrong to order election-eve hush money paid to two women who claimed to have had affairs with him, his former lawyer Michael Cohen said in an interview to be broadcast Friday.

opinion

Statement on malicious, manufactured controversy around news editor Daniel Friedman

The Citizen wishes to place on record that it completely rejects the negative public comments about its digital news editor, Daniel Friedman, and a video he made some years ago.

Teach kids road safety to stop the carnage

With knowledge comes awareness and that in turn reduces arrogance. Without such a real road safety revolution, the carnage will only get worse.

Desperate need of good rain soon

Unless we get the improved rains weather forecasters predict will come between now and February, the consequences could be dire for consumers.

Use public holidays for real reconciliation, not derision

Instead of reconciliation through understanding, the mocking of our common holidays will continue, much to the detriment of future generations.

 

 

 
 

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