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 2017-02-28 17:11 

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Public-private partnerships are key in fight against cybercrime, MPs told... +

Cybercrime is regarded as one of the biggest threats to a countrys critical information infrastructure and socioeconomic development...

 2017-02-28 17:11 

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Norway's wealth fund investments in US reach record high... +

The funds value corresponds to about $171,000 for every Norwegian man, woman and child...

 2017-02-28 17:11 

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Absa makes submissions to public protector on Bankorp bailout loan... +

Absa has made its deadline to respond to Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebanes provisional report findings on its purchase of the Bankorp group...

 2017-02-28 17:11 

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MARKET WRAP: JSE weaker as markets await direction on US policies... +

The JSE slid to a weaker close after a day of dull trade. Bonds and futures were also weaker and the rand-dollar exchange rate was little changed...

 2017-02-28 16:57 

News24

Alleged Katlehong killers must stay behind bars - victims' mom... +

As long as the two boys accused of killing a Katlehong baby girl and two young women are behind bars, the family feels safe, the victims mother said on Friday....

 2017-02-28 16:57 

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'Baby killer' must face harsh punishment - family... +

The man accused of killing 7-month-old Inganathi Mnyani by flinging her against the ceiling and walls should be punished harshly, her family says. ...

 2017-02-28 16:57 

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Family expresses devastation over Sinoxolo Mafevuka's killing... +

Nine days after murdered Sinoxolo Mafevuka's body was found in a communal toilet, the police visited her family. Watch....

 2017-02-28 16:11 

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Trade deficit figure for January is lowest since 2012... +

A smaller trade deficit will help keep the current account deficit contained, Investec economist Kamilla Kaplan says...

 2017-02-28 16:11 

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Prasa wants state refund for acting CEO Letsoalo's 350% pay increase... +

Prasa says it will demand that the Department of Transport return money paid to acting CEO Collins Letsoalo above the R1.3m pay he should have received...

 2017-02-28 16:11 

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JSE closes weaker as markets await direction on US policies... +

Meanwhile, the rand failed to provide direction for the equity market and was largely unchanged at about R13/$ in late afternoon trade...

 2017-02-28 16:11 

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Suspended KZN Hawks head Johan Booysen calls off fight... +

Booysen confirms the early retirement settlement with the South African Police Service ends his struggle for reinstatement...

 2017-02-28 16:11 

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Beaufort West mayor quits, leaving DA fighting rumours of internal turmoil... +

Koos Malooi resigned on Sunday citing personal problems, but the opposition ANC says it was a result of the DAs internal divisions...

 2017-02-28 16:11 

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Samsung chief Jay Lee is charged with bribery and strategy office is shuttered... +

Lee was arrested on February 17 over his alleged role in the corruption scandal involving impeached South Korean President Park Geun-hye...

 2017-02-28 16:06 

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'I am scared' - SABC 8 journalist who was shot in face... +
 2017-02-28 16:06 

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SABC inquiry: 'It's an open secret. Hlaudi has support of the president.'... +

One of the SABC 8 journalists has told Parliament's SABC inquiry that Hlaudi Motsoeneng's reported relationship with President Jacob Zuma is 'an open secret' at the broadcaster....

 2017-02-28 16:06 

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Molefe funded 'dirty war' against Gordhan - Maynier... +

The Progressive Professionals Forum received sponsorships of R440 000 from Eskom while it was headed by Brian Molefe, as part of a ...

 2017-02-28 16:06 

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Casac expresses doubts about Molefe nomination letter... +

The Council for the Advancement of the South African Constitution is demanding to see the ANC letter that nominated ex-Eskom head Brian Molefe for a seat in Parliament....

 2017-02-28 16:06 

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How we lost R411m in a year - SABC... +

The SABC has blamed losses in the past financial year on events of national interest that were not budgeted for, such as elections and funerals of prominent South Africans....

 2017-02-28 16:06 

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SABC would be foolish to oppose our case - union for 3 axed journalists... +

On the heels of the victory of four of the axed SABC journalists in the Labour Cour, three of their other dismissed colleagues now effectively have a winning chance as well, says their union Bemawu. ...

 2017-02-28 15:10 

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Property man Cavaleros stable after crash and heart attack in robbery attempt... +

After a car crash and a heart attack while fleeing gunmen, property developer Cosmas Cavaleros is said to be in a critical condition but showing signs of improvement...

 2017-02-28 15:10 

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National Assembly adopts Fica Bill, urges Zuma to act with haste... +

Opposition MPs say there should be a limit on how long the president can take to sign bills into law...

 2017-02-28 15:10 

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Seal SA's borders, mayor Herman Mashaba urges... +

The mayor of Johannesburg says authorities must ensure that when people come to Johannesburg they come legally and they respect the laws of this country...

 2017-02-28 15:10 

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EFF asks why the Gupta's warrant to seize the party's property was sent to media... +

The EFF was reacting to a report on News24 stating that the Guptas had obtained a warrant to seize property at the EFFs head office, in order for it to be auctioned...

 2017-02-28 15:10 

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Jacob Zuma defies calls to quit as 'premier league' continues to protect him... +

Some analysts see the lobby formed by the premiers as powerful enough to determine not only how long Zuma will stay in office but also who will succeed him...

 2017-02-28 15:10 

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Rand trades slightly firmer as Donald Trump's address nears... +

If Trump comes across as anything less than an authoritative figure with clear vision and goals, a weaker dollar is likely, TreasuryOnes Andre Botha says...

 2017-02-28 15:10 

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Sassa back in court over payment of grants... +

South African Social Security Agency is again being taken to court over the payment of child support and pensioner grants...

 2017-02-28 15:10 

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Jacob Zuma listens to drug addicts' stories at church in Soshanguve... +

The President and a number of ministers then went to Soshanguve Crossing Mall, and surprised Rietgat Police Station with a visit...

 2017-02-28 14:49 

News24

Editorial: Gordhan's hopeless mission... +

The mood as Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan presented his budget was downcast. He had very little room to manoeuvre because of increasing debt, lack of economic growth and poor revenue collection....

 2017-02-28 14:09 

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Gauteng's education department breaks promise to Constitutional Court... +

Gauteng came nowhere near hitting its target for building schools, according to research commissioned by the Centre for Child Law...

 2017-02-28 14:09 

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George W Bush to Trump: Stop the racism and name-calling... +

'I don't like the racism and I don't like the name-calling and I don't like the people feeling alienated'...

 2017-02-28 14:09 

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Cracks seem to be appearing in the ANC's 'premier league'... +

Mpumalanga premier David Mabuza criticises his Free State counterpart for punting him for the position of deputy president in the party, saying it was uncalled for...

 2017-02-28 14:09 

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High number of fatalities on SA's roads needs to be urgently addressed... +

The Minister of Transport blames driver and passenger attitudes, lack of male role models and the rain for the festive seasons road deaths...

 2017-02-28 14:09 

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NGOs criticise 'secretive' nuclear move in court... +

Earthlife Africa and Safcei take issue with the way Eskom was given responsibility for the governments nuclear programme...

 2017-02-28 14:09 

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Nine arrested after 29 traditional initiates lose their lives... +

Assault, sepsis and dehydration are among causes of deaths of 29 initiates, and the government puts it down to ill-treatment by criminal types...

 2017-02-28 14:09 

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New direct flights a 'fabulous boost' for Cape Town tourism... +

The city has had six months of strong visitor numbers, and commerce chamber president Janine Myburgh thinks the time could be ripe to reopen the direct Miami route...

 2017-02-28 14:09 

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Gibela restarts work at Dunnottar facility... +

Consortium says work has resumed at the R1bn train manufacturing facility in Ekurhuleni after a week of a week of community unrest...

 2017-02-28 14:09 

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Unplaced children face long wait for school registrations... +

Gauteng education MEC Panyaza Lesufi confirms that it has yet to place 58,000 pupils in schools this year ahead of the start of the academic year on Wednesday...

 2017-02-28 13:58 

News24

Cape Town Uber driver recalls night of fatal assault on client... +

A Cape Town Uber driver has identified Brent Henry and Juane Jacobs as the men who beat him and his client Carl Schoombie....

 2017-02-28 13:58 

News24

#StateCaptureReport: Eskom's Molefe implicated... +

Former public protector Thuli Madonsela's long-awaited state capture report includes damning details on the relationship between Eskom CEO Brian Molefe and the controversial Gupta family....

 2017-02-28 13:58 

News24

Rescue operation for 5-year-old trapped in mineshaft suspended... +

The rescue operation for a 5-year-old boy who fell into an empty mine shaft in Jerusalem, an informal settlement outside Boksburg, has been suspended. ...

 2017-02-28 13:58 

News24

Molefe not the people's choice... +

It is doubtful that ANC voters had in mind the possibility that the face of state capture, who was not even a politician, could be parachuted into Parliament ahead of party activists, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela....

 2017-02-28 13:33 

News24

EXCLUSIVE: Brian Molefe's mansion bonanza... +

Newly sworn-in ANC MP Brian Molefe scored a stunning discount on a luxury R17m ...

 2017-02-28 13:09 

Business Live

ANALYSIS: Lies, damned lies and rhino statistics... +

A 10% fall in poaching last year is not the good news it appears to be especially considering SA plans to resume its horn trade, writes Tony Carnie...

 2017-02-28 13:09 

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Mayor De Lille calls for drought-hit Cape Town to be declared disaster area... +

Without significant rain, Cape Town dam level may fall below 15% within 10 weeks and parts of the city could be without water, says mayor Patricia de Lille...

 2017-02-28 13:09 

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Vodacom sets $200m target for Tanzanian listing... +

The listing of a 25% stake is a requirement aimed at boosting local ownership of international companies...

 2017-02-28 13:09 

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Analysts put their money on Cyril Ramaphosa winning ANC leadership battle... +

Global consultancy Control Risks expect the deputy president to triumph over Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, but warn this may not mean an easy ride for business...

 2017-02-28 13:09 

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Costs dispute could end SA's Commonwealth Games hopes, says Mbalula... +

SA has put in a bid to host the 2022 games in Durban, but the sports minister says the government will not spend more than it can afford...

 2017-02-28 13:09 

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Lending growth picks up, thanks to property and renewable energy... +

By contrast, household lending growth has slowed and Investec economist Kamilla Kaplan warns impending tax hikes could make matters worse...

 2017-02-28 13:09 

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Minister Faith Muthambi skips meeting with MPs to see President Zuma... +

MPs were expecting to discuss the SABC annual report with the communications minister...

 2017-02-28 13:09 

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Gold steadies ahead of Donald Trump's policy speech... +

Non-interest-bearing bullion would benefit from a delay in a Fed rate hike and would make dollar-denominated gold more appealing to buyers with other currencies...

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