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News24.com | Man dies after bakkie rolls in Bloemfontein

Details News24.com | Man dies after bakkie rolls in Bloemfontein A man has died after his bakkie rolled on Church Street in Bloemfontein, ER24 says....

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News24.com | NWU student paper pulls story from Facebook

Details News24.com | NWU student paper pulls story from Facebook The North West University student newspaper has been forced to remove a Facebook post after comments bordered on "hate speech", as the university plans to hold a series of discussion with students on its future....

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News24.com | Durban officials to meet disgruntled residents after N2 protest

Details News24.com | Durban officials to meet disgruntled residents after N2 protest The eThekwini Municipality says it will meet residents from the Ridge View transit camp after they burnt tyres and barricaded the N2 highway....

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News24.com | Previously suspended Wits student gets PhD

Details News24.com | Previously suspended Wits student gets PhD A University of the Witwatersrand post-graduate student, who was previously suspended following a scuffle two weeks ago, has achieved his PhD....

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News24.com | Roodepoort residents meet with MEC over school

Details News24.com | Roodepoort residents meet with MEC over school Residents of Davidsonville are meeting with Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi over the troubled Roodepoort Primary School....

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News24.com | Guard dies after Pick n Pay Kroonstad robbery

Details News24.com | Guard dies after Pick n Pay Kroonstad robbery A Pick n Pay security guard has been shot and killed while trying to stop a robbery at the Kroonstad branch, police say....

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News24.com | Stellenbosch student suspended from res over alleged racist remarks

Details News24.com | Stellenbosch student suspended from res over alleged racist remarks A Stellenbosch University student has been suspended from his residence pending an investigation into whether he made derogatory remarks to a fellow student....

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News24.com | M&G sad to see Quintal leave: CEO

Details News24.com | M&G sad to see Quintal leave: CEO The Mail & Guardian was sad to see its editor Angela Quintal leave the publication after spending two years in the position, CEO Hoosain Karjieker has said....

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News24.com | Three arrested at Pretoria shopping centre after chase, shoot-out

Details News24.com | Three arrested at Pretoria shopping centre after chase, shoot-out Three people have been arrested at Menlyn Park shopping centre in Pretoria following a shoot-out with police....

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News24.com | Saru CEO: Report will damage my reputation

Details News24.com | Saru CEO: Report will damage my reputation Beeld newspaper wants access to a Stellenbosch University forensic audit report accusing Saru chief Jurie Roux of transferring funds without authorisation. The Western Cape High Court has reserved judgment....

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News24.com | Ex-cop gave me gun - hitman

Details News24.com | Ex-cop gave me gun - hitman A former policeman gave a hitman a gun to murder a KwaZulu-Natal doctor, the KwaZulu-Natal High Court has heard....

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News24.com | Protesters block N2 in service delivery protest

Details News24.com | Protesters block N2 in service delivery protest Public order police were deployed after 20 people blockaded the N2 national freeway in Durban, the KwaZulu-Natal police have said....

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News24.com | Blacks must grow own tomatoes - 'rugby politician'

Details News24.com | Blacks must grow own tomatoes - 'rugby politician' Blacks must grow their own tomatoes and stop being a burden on the white taxpayer base, the leader of the relatively unknown Agency for New Agenda party has said....

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News24.com | Limpopo police warn motorists to avoid road hit by protests

Details News24.com | Limpopo police warn motorists to avoid road hit by protests Police in Limpopo have warned motorists to avoid the road between Vuwani and Louis Trichardt, north east of Polokwane, where protesters have set up blockades....

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News24.com | We need the best principal, regardless of race - Roodepoort community

Details News24.com | We need the best principal, regardless of race - Roodepoort community Davidsonville residents say they will accept a properly appointed principal at the troubled Roodepoort Primary School, regardless of race....

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News24.com | Pregnant woman shot dead in Cape Town home

Details News24.com | Pregnant woman shot dead in Cape Town home A 34-year-old pregnant woman has been shot dead in her Delft home, Western Cape police say....

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News24.com | North West woman critical after fire

Details News24.com | North West woman critical after fire A woman in her fifties has sustained severe burns in a fire in Potchefstroom, paramedics say....

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News24.com | Investigation is derailed as Prasa’s new trains only ‘speak’ Spanish

Details News24.com | Investigation is derailed as Prasa’s new trains only ‘speak’ Spanish The Passenger Rail Agency of SA's new Afro 4000 locomotives only speak Spanish, which is hampering an investigation into the accident involving a Shosholoza Meyl train....

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News24.com | Cops identify grenade victim

Details News24.com | Cops identify grenade victim A woman killed in a horror grenade attack allegedly committed by her husband has been identified by police....

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News24.com | We will force our school open - Roodepoort residents

Details News24.com | We will force our school open - Roodepoort residents Parents and pupils have vowed to forcibly reopen Roodepoort Primary School, saying a mediation task team has been ineffective....

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News24.com | WATCH: Tyres burn along Durban N2 as protest action flares up

Details News24.com | WATCH: Tyres burn along Durban N2 as protest action flares up Traffic was been badly affected as protesters have been burning tyres and wood since early Monday morning on Durban’s N2 near the Umgeni Road interchange. Watch....

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News24.com | 5 hikers stranded on Table Mountain, rescue under way

Details News24.com | 5 hikers stranded on Table Mountain, rescue under way Mountain rescuers have called in a military helicopter to airlift five hikers stranded on Table Mountain following rock falls....

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News24.com | KZN homeowner stabbed in robbery

Details News24.com | KZN homeowner stabbed in robbery A Westville man has been seriously injured when he was stabbed by a knife-wielding home invader....

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News24.com | R100 000 worth of abalone seized at OR Tambo

Details News24.com | R100 000 worth of abalone seized at OR Tambo A 100kg consignment of abalone disguised as frozen fish has been seized at the OR Tambo International Airport, leading to the arrest of a man trying to collect it....

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News24.com | 2 killed when car hits tree

Details News24.com | 2 killed when car hits tree Two men have died after their car crashed into a tree near Stanger, KwaZulu-Natal emergency medical services say....

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News24.com | Girl, 12, dies as KZN shack fire rages

Details News24.com | Girl, 12, dies as KZN shack fire rages A 12-year-old girl has died in Bester, near Inanda, in a shack fire, KwaZulu-Natal emergency medical services say....

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News24.com | Mqwebu made his mark - minister

Details News24.com | Mqwebu made his mark - minister Communications Minister Faith Muthambi has sent condolences to actor Roland Mqwebu's family. The actor, known for his role as Mkhize in the sitcom Emzini Wezinsizwa, has died at the age of 78....

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News24.com | Ethekwini municipality workers injured as driver loses control

Details News24.com | Ethekwini municipality workers injured as driver loses control Three eThekwini municipality workers have been injured after a driver allegedly lost control of a vehicle and pinned them to a brick wall....

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News24.com | More small claims courts for KZN, E Cape and W Cape

Details News24.com | More small claims courts for KZN, E Cape and W Cape Seven new small claims courts have been established in three provinces....

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News24.com | Contraband worth R150 000 seized in Cape Town raid

Details News24.com | Contraband worth R150 000 seized in Cape Town raid Three men are expected to appear in the Wynberg Magistrate’s Court for the possession of contraband worth R150 000, police have confirmed....

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News24.com | Ex-reservist nabbed for impersonating cop

Details News24.com | Ex-reservist nabbed for impersonating cop A former police reservist is to appear in the Bela-Bela Magistrate’s Court on charges of corruption and impersonating a police officer....

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News24.com | Mother, I'm already dead - deaf teen's SMS

Details News24.com | Mother, I'm already dead - deaf teen's SMS "Mother, I'm already dead," one of three schoolgirls who died in a fire at a North West school for the deaf told her mother, moments before being engulfed by flames....

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News24.com | Zim minister ridicules SA economy on Twitter

Details News24.com | Zim minister ridicules SA economy on Twitter Jonathan Moyo, Zimbabwe’s minister of higher and tertiary education, has taken to social media to ridicule the South African rand, saying it is 'falling like any other African currency'....

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News24.com | Stop senseless cop killings - Cabinet

Details News24.com | Stop senseless cop killings - Cabinet Cabinet has called on members of the public to help police track down cop killers, saying officials are working around the clock to ensure that the perpetrators of these killings are arrested....

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News24.com | Airport employee who tried to 'fine' schoolgirls fired

Details News24.com | Airport employee who tried to 'fine' schoolgirls fired SA’s new visa rules, put in place to protect children, have in this instance opened them up to exploitation....

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News24.com | Senior EFF member in court on assault charge

Details News24.com | Senior EFF member in court on assault charge EFF Limpopo coordinator Jossey Buthane has appeared in court on a charge of assault, police say....

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News24.com | Setbacks for traditional leaders

Details News24.com | Setbacks for traditional leaders The government’s attempts to reinforce the role and power of traditional leaders has been delivered two major setbacks this month....

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News24.com | Alleged killer DJ taken to the scene through hypnosis

Details News24.com | Alleged killer DJ taken to the scene through hypnosis DJ Donald Sebolai's version of how his girlfriend died was probably truthful because he relayed it while in a hypnotic state....

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News24.com | Only 23 out of 110 posts filled at Tshwane electrical depot

Details News24.com | Only 23 out of 110 posts filled at Tshwane electrical depot There is a severe shortage of staff at the Nokeng Tsa Taemane local municipality's electrical depot in Tshwane, with only 23 out 110 vacant posts filled....

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News24.com | Family of slain KZN principal devastated

Details News24.com | Family of slain KZN principal devastated Two weeks ago, Nokuthula Magwanyana was allegedly told to step down from her position as the principal of Villa Maria Primary School in Pietermaritzburg - or else....

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News24.com | EFF NCOP member removed for being 'disruptive'

Details News24.com | EFF NCOP member removed for being 'disruptive' EFF MP Tebogo Mokwele has been removed from a sitting of the National Council of Provinces by Parliament's protection services because she was being disruptive....

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News24.com | Women play essential role in bringing about social justice - Madonsela

Details News24.com | Women play essential role in bringing about social justice - Madonsela Women have an essential role to play in bringing about social justice, Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has told a packed Stellenbosch University lecture theatre....

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News24.com | Political violence at universities disturbing - Parliament

Details News24.com | Political violence at universities disturbing - Parliament Parliament's portfolio committee on higher education has expressed concern at recent incidents of violence at universities ahead of their SRC elections....

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News24.com | EFF MP removed from NCOP - report

Details News24.com | EFF MP removed from NCOP - report EFF MP Tebogo Mokwele has reportedly been removed from a sitting of the National Council of Provinces in Parliament....

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News24.com | IEC receives first batch of municipal ward boundaries for 2016 elections

Details News24.com | IEC receives first batch of municipal ward boundaries for 2016 elections The Municipal Demarcation Board has handed over the first batch of final municipal ward boundaries for the 2016 local government election to the Independent Electoral Commission....

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News24.com | R23m pumped into disaster preparedness plan

Details News24.com | R23m pumped into disaster preparedness plan The City of Cape Town has pumped R23m into the upgrade of a digital radio communications network to ensure its readiness in handling disasters and emergencies....

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Fin24.com | Alli's 'olive branch' to De Lille over Cape tolls

Details Fin24.com | Alli's 'olive branch' to De Lille over Cape tolls Sanral CEO Nazir Alli has written to the Cape Town mayor to ask for a 'win-win' solution because he believes citizens will be prejudiced by a delay in the project to upgrade roads....

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News24.com | DJ did not intentionally kill girlfriend - psychologist

Details News24.com | DJ did not intentionally kill girlfriend - psychologist DJ Donald Sebolai, accused of killing his girlfriend, did not intentionally murder her, a psychologist has told the High Court in Johannesburg....

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News24.com | Tutu prays for others from hospital bed

Details News24.com | Tutu prays for others from hospital bed Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu’s hospital stay has not stopped him from praying for people and causes, his daughter Reverend Canon Mpho Tutu has said....

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News24.com | 'Department of Horror Affairs' returns Home

Details News24.com | 'Department of Horror Affairs' returns Home 'We used to be called the Department of Horror Affairs,' says the Department of Home Affairs spokesperson - but the service is slowly improving, with many having positive experiences....

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