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Court cans Motshekga’s leaked matric rewrite plans
Motshekga made a decision earlier this month to have all matriculants who sat down for mathematics paper two and physical science paper two to rewrite their exams, after answers were leaked. 
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Court compels Motshekga to explain matric rewrite decision
AfriForum argued that the basic education minister based her decision on an interim report, which reportedly revealed that only 195 pupils had accessed the leaked papers.
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Zondo postpones ruling on Zuma’s recusal application
The commission said Zuma ‘furnished’ it with a statement which Zondo ‘needs to consider’.
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‘Prophet’ Bushiri and co granted bail (video)
Magistrate Thandi Thelede granted four of the five accused bail, and warned the them not to interfere with the State’s case or to contact witnesses. 
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Ramaphosa self-quarantines after Covid-19 exposure at function
Although Covid-19 protocols such as social distancing, temperature screening and wearing of masks was observed, when dining and addressing guests, Ramaphosa did remove his mask. 
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Meyiwa was ‘assassinated’ – AfriForum
“What is also clear is this isn’t simply a robbery that went wrong. It is an assassination”
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5 people finally arrested for Senzo Meyiwa murder

Breaking News 5 people finally arrested for Senzo Meyiwa murder

According to Police Commissioner Major-General Khehla Sithole, more suspects are expected to be arrested soon.

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Makhura suspends Gauteng health department head over PPE contracts

Breaking News Makhura suspends Gauteng health department head over PPE contracts

The DA has called on Makhura to suspend Lukhele after he was implicated by the SIU in the irregular award of personal protective equipment contracts.

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Mashaba to appeal IEC’s decision to reject ActionSA registration

Breaking News Mashaba to appeal IEC’s decision to reject ActionSA registration

ActionSA has instructed its legal team to file an appeal and if necessary proceed to court in order to defend its registration.

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Video: Charges laid after protesters attack racehorses in PE, kill one

Breaking News Video: Charges laid after protesters attack racehorses in PE, kill one

‘The horses were freed and were forced out of the property by assaulting them. They were reported to be running in all directions with their abusers taunting them with sticks and stones.’

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Nxesi confirms suspension of UIF commissioner

Breaking News 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

Breaking News 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

Breaking News 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

Breaking News 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%

Breaking News 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

Breaking News 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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