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 2022-04-30 14:23 

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Alarming: SA aquarium reports almost all their sea turtle babies are pooping plastic...

More than 100 sea turtle hatchlings are at the Two Oceans Aquarium for rehabilitation, and nearly all of them have excreted plastic....

 2022-04-30 13:54 

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Leading Algeria opposition figure Karim Tabbou arrested: rights groups...

One of Algeria's leading opposition figures, Karim Tabbou, has been arrested again, rights groups have said....

 2022-04-30 13:29 

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UK lawmaker says he opened porn in Parliament in error...

A British lawmaker suspended by Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party following accusations that he watched pornography on his phone in the House of Commons debating chamber has said he opened the explicit content in error....

 2022-04-30 13:17 

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'It doesn't make sense' - family puzzled as they track missing Cape Town motorcyclist's movements...

Relatives of a Cape Town motorcyclist are beside themselves with worry after he mysteriously disappeared in the Western Cape this week....

 2022-04-30 12:28 

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'Tears of gratitude': Ukrainian villagers freed from Russian occupation...

With tears of gratitude, exhausted residents grabbed their pets and whatever else they could carry and fled after being liberated from two months of terror under Russian occupiers....

 2022-04-30 12:10 

Business Live

Former Eskom executives Molefe and Koko should be charged with corruption, says Zondo...

Zondo also suggests that former CFO Anoj Singh and other senior executives be brought to book and that Eskom recover losses from implicated parties...

 2022-04-30 12:00 

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Zuma was 'determined' to hand over Treasury to the Guptas, but resistance stalled its capture...

Former president Jacob Zuma and the Guptas failed to capture Treasury because of the resistance by former finance ministers Pravin Gordhan, Nhlanhla Nene and other department officials....

 2022-04-30 12:00 

Mail & Guardian

OPINION| Energy security and geopolitics: Why nuclear power makes sense...

Coal commits climate sins so wind and solar energy are good alternatives but suffer intermittency — and now the European Union is reclassifying nuclear as green energy The post OPINION| Energy security and geopolitics: Why nuclear power makes sense ...

 2022-04-30 11:38 

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Beijing tightens Covid restrictions as long holiday begins...

Beijing residents will need clear Covid tests to enter public spaces, officials said on Saturday, announcing fresh virus controls at the start of a Labour Day holiday muted by creeping infections in the capital....

 2022-04-30 11:04 

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WATCH | Mudslide in Simon's Town leads to road closures, traffic diverted...

Traffic has been diverted in Simon's Town, Cape Town after a mudslide in Red Hill Road....

 2022-04-30 11:03 

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SA Hockey CEO Marissa Langeni steps down after over a decade as association boss...

SA Hockey CEO Marissa Langeni will step down from her role, the organisation announced on Saturday. She served in the role for over 12 years....

 2022-04-30 10:16 

Business Live

China's economy slows rapidly as Covid-19 lockdowns bite...

Covid-19 outbreaks have forced enterprises to reduce or even stop production...

 2022-04-30 09:45 

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Pensioner found guilty for a second time of raping girl at crche he and his wife owned...

Former Mpumalanga crche owner Hermanus "Manie" Senekal, 81, who is already serving a 15-year sentence for raping a child, has been handed an effective 20-year jail sentence this week after admitting that he raped at least one other girl....

 2022-04-30 09:19 

Business Live

Zondo suggests possible colluders in Makhubo's EOH tender corruption face 'full might of the law '...

The report shows that EOH made several donations to the ANC...

 2022-04-30 09:17 

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PICS | North West holidaygoer left with broken pelvis after hit -and-run accident in Cape Town...

What was supposed to be a fun break in Cape Town turned into a nightmare for a North West woman after her pelvis was broken during a hit-and-run accident....

 2022-04-30 08:22 

Business Live

Eskom should charge former executives Molefe and Koko with corruption, says Zondo...

State capture commission chair recommends the power utility recoup stolen monies from former Gupta acolytes...

 2022-04-30 08:22 

Business Live

LISTEN: Eskom reviewing damning state capture report, wants 'miscreants' brought to book...

Eskom is setting up a team to ensure recommendations in the Zondo report are addressed, says board chair Malegapuru Makgoba...

 2022-04-30 08:16 

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Jake not taking foot off pedal despite long break until Bulls' final URC round...

Bulls players hoping to get a holiday and put their feet up could be in for a surprise after Jake White hinted he'd use his URC stars in the Currie Cup to keep them sharp....

 2022-04-30 07:29 

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Cape Town metro to abandon baboon management programme: 'Animal rights activists have won'...

The unpopular and divisive programme provoked numerous protests and severe criticism from animal activists....

 2022-04-30 07:29 

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PODCAST | The Story: One step closer to the truth as the Senzo Meyiwa trial gets under way...

The trial of five men accused of the murder of Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa in 2014 finally got under way in the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria last week. It's been nearly eight years since the football star was shot and killed in Vosloorus....

 2022-04-30 07:27 

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US offers $5m bounty for Rwandan genocide fugitives as UN ramps up hunt...

Twenty-seven years after the Rwandan genocide, five central figures are yet to be located and brought to book, with the US State Department putting up US$5 million (around R80 million) for information leading to their capture....

 2022-04-30 07:25 

Business Live

Moscow's 'playbook for murder' endangering peace talks, says Ukraine...

After failing to capture the capital in a nine-week assault, Russia is now preparing for new offensives in the east...

 2022-04-30 07:00 

Mail & Guardian

People must use common sense says health department as mask mandate deadline approaches...

Our focus should shift to preventing deaths and being ready for future health crises, say experts The post People must use common sense says health department as mask mandate deadline approaches appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-04-29 21:12 

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'Little fighter' Zayaan, 6, has legs amputated after alleged drunk driver crashes into her...

Zayaan Matthews had her legs amputated on Sunday after an alleged drunk driver crashed his car into her as she was about to go and play outside the family home in Duinefontein, Manenberg....

 2022-04-29 21:11 

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Bulls smell URC playoff place after completing professional Glasgow job...

The Bulls temporarily moved up to second place on the United Rugby Championship standings after their bonus-point win over Glasgow Warriors at Loftus....

 2022-04-29 20:43 

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US warns citizens against fighting in Ukraine after American killed...

The US Defense Department warned Americans against going to Ukraine to join the fight against Russia's invasion after a former marine was killed....

 2022-04-29 19:42 

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8 hour a day power cuts, 43C temperatures and forest fires: South Asia faces wrath of climate change...

Power outages compounded the misery of millions of people wilting in a heatwave across India and Pakistan, with experts blaming climate change for an early onset of roasting summer temperatures....

 2022-04-29 19:36 

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Mark Alexander outlines objectives for his final term as SA Rugby president...

Mark Alexander, who has been re-elected as SA Rugby president, says the future aim of the organisation will be on game-changing off-field initiatives....

 2022-04-29 19:31 

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9 wanted for allegedly defrauding over 5 000 people in Mpumalanga out of millions of rand...

Nine suspects are wanted by the Hawks after allegedly defrauding more than 5 000 individuals out of millions of rand by running a fake company that had asked people to invest in it....

 2022-04-29 18:45 

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UK pharma company fined for contaminated baby feed...

A British pharmaceutical company was fined over 1 million for supplying contaminated feed for premature babies and potentially causing "serious harm"....

 2022-04-29 18:29 

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Limpopo health dept failed to follow PPE procurement processes, Public Protector finds...

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane released several investigation reports on Friday afternoon....

 2022-04-29 18:08 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: Naspers and miners lift JSE...

The JSE all share index fell 4.05% during a volatile month as investors dealt with a slew of headwinds...

 2022-04-29 18:08 

Business Live

WATCH: Stock picks...

Business Day TV talks to independent analyst Chris Gilmour and Dale Hutcheson from Absa Asset Management...

 2022-04-29 18:04 

News24

Zizi Kodwa: I am not beholden to Jehan Mackay...

Deputy Minister of State Security Zizi Kodwa says he has begun the process of repaying the money loaned to him by former EOH Mthombo executive Jehan Mackay....

 2022-04-29 17:52 

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Musk told banks he will rein in Twitter salaries and make money from tweets, sources say...

Elon Musk told banks that he would develop new ways to monetise tweets, three people familiar with the matter said....

 2022-04-29 17:38 

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Tennis legend Boris Becker jailed by British court over bankruptcy...

Former tennis star Boris Becker was jailed for two and a half years after being found guilty by a British court of charges relating to his 2017 bankruptcy....

 2022-04-29 17:38 

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Court compels Free State premier to place ailing Mafube municipality under administration...

The Free State High Court has ruled that Premier Sisi Ntombela is obligated to place the embattled Mafube local municipality under compulsory administration following an application by AfriForum and the Mafube Business Forum in January....

 2022-04-29 17:27 

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At least 10 killed as blast rips through mosque in Afghan capital...

A blast ripped through a Sunni mosque in the Afghan capital, killing up to 10 people, an interior ministry official said....

 2022-04-29 17:00 

Mail & Guardian

Will step-aside 2.0 bolster Zweli Mkhize's presidential ambitions? Possibly....

As the former health minister attempts to consolidate support in KZN, the amendment will likely gain him favour in the coalition of wounded party members The post Will step-aside 2.0 bolster Zweli Mkhize's presidential ambitions? Possibly. appeared fi...

 2022-04-29 17:00 

Mail & Guardian

'I support Ramaphosa, not Zweli' Eastern Cape's Babalo Madikizela...

The provincial chair contender Babalo Madikizela insists that talks of his support for Zweli Mkhize as ANC president are nothing but rumour The post 'I support Ramaphosa, not Zweli' Eastern Cape's Babalo Madikizela appeared first on The Mail &...

 2022-04-29 16:35 

News24

Three Florida prison officers arrested, charged in beating death of inmate...

Three Florida correctional officers were in custody after being charged with murder in the beating death of a handcuffed inmate two months ago while he was being taken to another prison....

 2022-04-29 16:33 

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Gardener 'exonerates' wife, two suspects in murder of elderly Gauteng man buried in his garden...

One of the people arrested in connection with the murder of a 78-year-old man whose body was found buried in his garden, has told the Randburg Magistrate's Court that his three co-accused had nothing to do with the crime....

 2022-04-29 16:33 

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Teffo arrest opens Meyiwa trial to speculation, says Legal Practice Council...

The Legal Practice Council believes that the manner in which advocate Malesela Teffo was arrested can be interpreted as intimation and opens the Senzo Meyiwa murder trial to speculation....

 2022-04-29 16:33 

News24

Zondo report, part 4: 'Where was the ANC as the Guptas took control of important SOEs?' asks the DA...

The DA has taken advantage of the latest findings contained in the fourth part of the State Capture Inquiry's report, saying it reveals the ANC is a "criminal syndicate" and not fit to govern....

 2022-04-29 16:33 

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Banned French TV and radio broadcasters vow to continue reporting on Mali...

Despite a "definitive" ban from operating in Mali, France 24 television and radio service RFI say they will work on providing technical solutions to ensure Malians can continue to have access to information....

 2022-04-29 16:26 

Mail & Guardian

Zondo implicates Edwin Sodi, Nthimotse Mhokesi and Thabane Zulu in graft in asbestos scanda...

The three, along with co-accused Ace Magashule, recently applied to the high court to have charges stemming from the scandal set aside but were unsuccessful The post Zondo implicates Edwin Sodi, Nthimotse Mhokesi and Thabane Zulu in graft in asbestos scan...

 2022-04-29 16:21 

Mail & Guardian

Zondo report: Diamond mine Alexcor chief executive, directors, executives must be investigated for Gupta-linked dealings...

Scarlet Sky Investments had no cutting or polishing factory, no licence to buy rough diamonds, no licence to sell rough diamonds, no licence to cut and polish rough diamonds, no diamond trading house licence and no black economic empowerment certificate, ...

 2022-04-29 16:13 

Business Live

Ukraine writes letter to WHO about dire state of healthcare due to Russian war...

Ukraine refers to attacks on health facilities, disrupted vaccination campaigns and concerns about the risk of radiological and chemical events...

 2022-04-29 16:10 

News24

'Criminal conduct': Mkhwebane guns for Kieswetter, Gordhan, and ex-SARS bosses over IT contract...

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has found that SARS commissioners, dating back to Pravin Gordhan, were involved in "improper conduct and maladministration4; around an IT contract...

 2022-04-29 15:57 

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'A dismal failure!' - Zondo Commission slams Ace, Zwane's R1bn Free State housing debacle...

The State Capture Commission characterised a housing scheme worth R1 billion in the Free State when Ace Magashule was premier and Mosebenzi Zwane housing MEC, as a "dismal failure" and recommended Zwane be investigated for fraud....

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