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Nxesi confirms suspension of UIF commissioner
The department has suspended the entire UIF management team, including the COO, CFO and head of supply chain management.
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Cops accused of killing Nathaniel Julies to stay in jail for now
The two officers, both from the Eldorado crime prevention unit, have each been charged with murder, discharging a firearm in public, possession of ammunition and defeating the administration of justice. 
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President to address the nation tonight
South Africans need to be patient for a few more hours, to know whether several of the (inconvenient) lockdown regulations, such as the liquor and cigarette bans, will remain.
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Two men taken in for questioning for Mthwalume murders
No arrests have been made and no one has been charged. The men are currently being questioned by police.
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Crime stats: Murders increase yet again, but bank robberies down 100%
According to Cele, the crime statistics for 2019/2020 reflect the slowing down of the increase in violent crimes, despite the murder rate increasing by 1,4% and contact crimes overall increasing by 0,7%.
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Ramaphosa: Schools to close for four weeks as Covid-19 infections rise
‘Cabinet has decided today that all public schools should take a break for the next four weeks,’ the President said, adding that the designated dates are from 27 July to 24 August.
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Minister Thulas Nxesi tests positive for Covid-19

Breaking News Minister Thulas Nxesi tests positive for Covid-19

This was Nxesi’s fourth round of tests to be conducted since the outbreak of the virus, and the first to return positive.

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Four more police stations closed for decontamination

Breaking News Four more police stations closed for decontamination

Residents would be informed when each police station was fully operational again. The South African Police Services apologised for any inconvenience caused.

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Struggle stalwart Tom Manthata succumbs to Covid-19

Breaking News Struggle stalwart Tom Manthata succumbs to Covid-19

Manthata began his career as a teacher and went on to become an important political figure during and after the struggle.

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AKA tests positive for Covid-19

Breaking News AKA tests positive for Covid-19

According to the statement, AKA will be sharing recovery journey while in self-isolation.

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Gauteng Premier Makhura tests positive for Covid-19

Breaking News Gauteng Premier Makhura tests positive for Covid-19

Makhura says he has only mild symptoms and will continue to work from home.

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WATCH: Alan Winde confirms he has tested positive for Covid-19

Breaking News WATCH: Alan Winde confirms he has tested positive for Covid-19

The premier says he has experienced mild symptoms but will continue with his duties as premier.

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ANC KZN spokesperson Ricardo Mthembu dies after Covid-19 battle

Breaking News ANC KZN spokesperson Ricardo Mthembu dies after Covid-19 battle

Mthembu had spent several days in ICU at a Ballito hospital before his untimely death at age 50.

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ANC KZN bigwig hospitalised after collapsing

Breaking News ANC KZN bigwig hospitalised after collapsing

News of the Mabuyane’s condition surfaces following his name being roped into testimony at the commission of inquiry into state capture.

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Only grades 6 and 11 to return to school on Monday, not Grade R – CEM

Breaking News Only grades 6 and 11 to return to school on Monday, not Grade R – CEM

The decision was made to help the sector try manage the numbers expected to return to school, but also considering the infection rates that are currently climbing.

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Pikitup shuts two depots following spike in Covid-19 cases among employees

Breaking News Pikitup shuts two depots following spike in Covid-19 cases among employees

Close to 50 cases have been confirmed at both depots resulting in a shut down of operations to allow for self-isolation of employees and to give them a chance to recover.

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NDZ granted leave to appeal judgement against lockdown regulations

Breaking News NDZ granted leave to appeal judgement against lockdown regulations

Judge Norman Davis has granted Cogta Minister Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma leave to appeal his ruling which found several of the lockdown regulations unconstitutional, but some, however, still stand and must be reviewed within ten days.

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6130 new Covid-19 cases & 73 more deaths confirmed

Breaking News 6130 new Covid-19 cases & 73 more deaths confirmed

The latest results show another big increase, while recoveries have increased to just over 70 000.

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Gauteng could see ‘intermittent lockdowns’ to deal with virus peak – Health MEC

Breaking News Gauteng could see ‘intermittent lockdowns’ to deal with virus peak – Health MEC

The proposed intermittent lockdowns would see the province closing down and reopening its economy as the need arises.

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Bad news for smokers: High court says cigarette ban was rational

Breaking News Bad news for smokers: High court says cigarette ban was rational

Fita attempted to have the order declaring the ban on sales changed.




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