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 2018-04-25 04:46 

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Top Africa stories: Mnangagwa ready to set down, Joice Banda...

Zimbabwea has assured investors that President Emmerson Mnangagwa will step down if he loses the forthcoming elections, and Malawi's ex-president Joyce Banda has returned home after four years of self-imposed exile....

 2018-04-25 04:34 

Business Live

Saftu threatens to shut down SA...

Labour federation has support of affiliates in mass action over laws...

 2018-04-25 04:34 

Business Live

India opposes China's landmark Belt and Road project...

The infrastructure project's route through contested Kashmir is a big sticking point...

 2018-04-25 04:34 

Business Live

Ronnie Kasrils pursues document with allegedly forged signature...

Setlhomamaru Dintwe claims former spy boss Arthur Fraser forged Kasrils's signature to establish the allegedly illegal Principal Agent Network...

 2018-04-25 04:34 

Business Live

Public sector unions demand wage talks resume immediately...

A new wage agreement should have been concluded by the end of March...

 2018-04-25 04:33 

Business Live

SA vehicle component manufacturers bullish but lack the ability to scale up...

A new report finds the local supply industry is making gains in quality and productively, and especially worker commitment, but it needs capital investment...

 2018-04-25 04:33 

Business Live

The time for talking is over, says De Allende...

There are no guarantees for the Stormers simply because of home-ground advantage...

 2018-04-25 04:33 

Business Live

HILARY JOFFE: Ebrahim Patel needs resources, not just the rules...

Companies, especially big companies, need to start thinking about what competition legislation changes could mean for them...

 2018-04-25 04:33 

Business Live

Lawyer shifts focus to Ngwenya's distress in crimen injuria case...

The politically connected businessman faces a charge of crimen injuria for a racial expletive against Fani Titi...

 2018-04-25 04:33 

Business Live

Market data - April 24 2018...

Market data including bonds, unit trusts and fuel prices...

 2018-04-25 04:33 

Business Live

Weighing voter turnout and Premier Supra Mahumapelo's future...

The North West province's electoral performance is a big concern for the ANC, admits NEC delegation head Obed Bapela...

 2018-04-25 04:33 

Business Live

Herman Mashaba and former JRA officials go head to head...

Former senior executives Sean Phillips and Mpho Kau accuse Mashaba of papering over Johannesburg Roads Agency upheaval...

 2018-04-25 04:33 

Business Live

NSAFAS struggling to ensure the smooth roll-out of free higher education...

Minister Naledi Pandor is working on the National Students Financial Aid Scheme being integrated into college and university systems, with increased funding...

 2018-04-25 04:33 

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Education department races to integrate student aid scheme...

Problems in integrating systems slow down the processing of funding allocations for tertiary education...

 2018-04-25 04:33 

Business Live

Consumer-goods manufacturer Libstar aims to raise R1.5bn...

The company plans to list on the JSE on May 9...

 2018-04-25 04:30 

Business Report (IOL)

SAA's finances in a tailspin...

Vujani Jarana, the chief executive of cash-strapped SAA painted a bleak picture of the airline's finances....

 2018-04-25 04:24 

News24

ISIS commander detained in Lebanon after crossing from Syria...

Lebanese police say they have detained a Syrian citizen who was a military commander with the Islamic State group in the central Syrian province of Homs....

 2018-04-25 03:48 

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Saftu 'national shutdown' to get under way...

The SA Federation of Trade Unions is to protest countrywide over the national minimum wage, while the bus strike continues....

 2018-04-25 03:17 

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Indonesia's former speaker gets 15 years in jail for corruption...

Setya Novanto, once among the country's most influential politicians, had been accused of taking millions in kickbacks and bribes linked to the national roll-out of government ID cards....

 2018-04-25 03:17 

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DA caucus to debate De Lille's future...

The Democratic Alliance's Cape Town caucus is expected to debate an internal motion of no confidence in embattled Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille....

 2018-04-24 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

In Madagascar, pretrial prisoners languish in jail...

Accused persons can be held in appalling conditions for years without trial...

 2018-04-24 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Mr Ramaphosa, this is how to get the country working...

Address the clear shortcomings at the local government level, starting with simplification, accountability and an appropriate workforce...

 2018-04-24 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Child porn: 'The heart of darkness'...

The industry is buried in the dark web and children grow up haunted by that truth for the rest of their lives...

 2018-04-24 20:44 

News24

Trollip no winner, says Duarte ahead of Workers' Day in Nelson Mandela Bay...

The ANC is planning to take back the Nelson Mandela Bay metro and is holding a Workers' Day rally in the city, along with alliance partner Cosatu....

 2018-04-24 20:37 

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Toronto driver charged with 10 counts of 1st degree murder...

A court has ordered the 25-year-old who plowed a van into a crowded Toronto sidewalk to be held on 10 counts of murder and 13 of attempted murder....

 2018-04-24 20:17 

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Thailand volunteers to host Trump-Kim summit...

"Thailand is ready to facilitate and host the talks," Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai told reporters, though he stressed that the kingdom has not been contacted about the possibility....

 2018-04-24 20:15 

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Less than half of the water released from the Berg River is expected to make it to Misverstand Dam - mayor...

Less than half of the water released from the Berg River Dam into the Misverstand Dam is expected to make it to its destination, Saldanha Bay Local Municipality mayor Marius Koen has said....

 2018-04-24 20:13 

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Saftu slams strike violence claims as a hoax...

The SA Federation of Trade Unions says planned protests and marches during its national shutdown over the proposed minimum wage, will be peaceful....

 2018-04-24 20:00 

Business Report (IOL)

SA Cheese Festival giving small business a chance...

SA Cheese Festival is offering small cheesemakers the opportunity to showcase their products to the market this year at their festival....

 2018-04-24 19:45 

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Rhino poaching: Police committee says police near national parks should be vetted...

The Portfolio Committee on Police has called for lifestyle audits and the vetting of all police officers near national parks, following the arrest of a police officer in connection with alleged rhino poaching....

 2018-04-24 19:34 

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Shops looted, traffic department torched in North West unrest...

Several shops have been looted and some buildings have been set alight in Delareyville in the North West....

 2018-04-24 19:31 

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Businessman convicted of corruption is a 'law-abiding citizen who simply fell off a cliff' - lawyer...

Saleem Dawjee, who has been convicted of corruption alongside former Western Cape top cop Arno Lamoer, is a law-abiding citizen who simply fell off a cliff, the Western Cape Court has heard....

 2018-04-24 19:30 

Business Report (IOL)

World wine output falls to 60-year low...

Global wine output fell to its lowest level in 60 years in 2017 due to poor weather conditions in the European Union....

 2018-04-24 18:58 

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Israel scraps plan to expel African migrants...

Israel has announced it had abandoned plans to expel African migrants who entered the Jewish state illegally, after failing to find a country willing to host them....

 2018-04-24 18:30 

News24

What you need to know about the planned national shutdown: Schools, trains not affected...

Schools and trains will not be affected by countrywide SA Federation of Trade Unions protests and marches over a proposed national minimum wage....

 2018-04-24 18:30 

Business Report (IOL)

OPINION: Fire up our Small Business Ministry...

There has been an ongoing debate in many countries regarding the significance and importance of entrepreneurial ministries in the public sector writes Kizito Okechukwu....

 2018-04-24 18:28 

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Bus strike set to continue on Saftu national protest day...

Talks to end the national bus strike continue as Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant, bus drivers and companies try to thrash out a pay increase that everyone will agree to....

 2018-04-24 18:14 

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ANC NW regional leaders aligned to Mahumapelo come to his defence...

Supporters of North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo believe that the call for his removal was part of a calculated programme targeting certain provinces and senior ANC leaders....

 2018-04-24 17:54 

News24

Weather Update: Heavy rain and flooding set to hit Western Cape...

Heavy rain and flooding are expected for most parts of the Western Cape, accompanied by gale-force winds for most of Wednesday evening....

 2018-04-24 17:34 

Mail & Guardian

Numsa urges all workers to strike against 'R20/hour slave wage'...

Workers are expected to take to the streets across the country to protest among other things the minimum wage...

 2018-04-24 17:33 

News24

Billionaire French tycoon Bollore detained in Africa corruption probe...

Billionaire French tycoon Vincent Bollore is detained as part of a corruption investigation into his group's activities in West Africa where it operates several ports, legal sources have said....

 2018-04-24 17:33 

News24

Gunmen kill 15 at Nigeria church, including 2 priests...

Officials in Nigeria say gunmen have killed 15 people in an early-morning attack on a Catholic church, including two priests....

 2018-04-24 17:30 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: Local entrepreneur's online platform set to compete with Gumtree and OLX...

Sibusiso Khoza, an entrepreneur that is the founder of Sirtch a classified ads platform that is competing with Gumtree and OLX...

 2018-04-24 17:28 

Business Live

Toronto van attack suspect charged with murder...

The deadliest mass killing in Canada in decades has the hallmarks of other deadly vehicle assaults by Islamic State supporters...

 2018-04-24 17:28 

Business Live

Oil little changed as Brent hits $75 a barrel, its highest since November 2014...

Prices are supported by strong demand, the ongoing Opec-led supply-cut deal and possible US sanctions on Iran; US crude inventories are expected to have fallen...

 2018-04-24 17:17 

News24

Syrian troops target ISIS tunnels, trenches in Damascus...

Syrian state TV is reporting that government forces have launched a new operation targeting underground tunnels used by the Islamic State group in the capital, Damascus....

 2018-04-24 17:11 

News24

Ramaphosa given 24 hours to fire Supra Mahumapelo by Revolutionary Council...

Disgruntled ANC members, calling for North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo to step down, have given President Cyril Ramaphosa 24 hours to get rid of him or face a total shutdown of the province....

 2018-04-24 16:54 

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Teen set alight in fight...

Police are on the hunt for a 31-year-old man who allegedly beat his teenage girlfriend with an iron pipe and then set her alight on Monday "because she did not clean his room"....

 2018-04-24 16:51 

News24

ANC MP calls for Mahumapelo to appear before Gupta citizenship inquiry...

North West premier Supra Mahumapelo could be called to a home affairs portfolio committee inquiry on the Guptas' naturalisation, if some ANC MPs have their way....

 2018-04-24 16:49 

Mail & Guardian

AfriForum's Malema move 'opportunistic' - NPA boss...

Shaun Abrahams called AfriForum's decision to prosecute Malema 'unbecoming'...

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