Girl, 9, Drowns On Bloem Farm Despite Cop’s Efforts to Save Her

[News24Wire] Despite the best efforts of a police officer, a nine-year-old girl has drowned after she slipped and fell into a small pond on a farm in Bloemfontein, local police said on Monday.

[News24Wire] Despite the best efforts of a police officer, a nine-year-old girl has drowned after she slipped and fell into a small pond on a farm in Bloemfontein, local police said on Monday.

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One Injured, Road Blocked in Durban Protest

[News24Wire] Protests on Umgeni Road in Durban, apparently in response to the destruction of homes in an informal settlement, has left one person seriously injured. Traffic has also been halted.

[News24Wire] Protests on Umgeni Road in Durban, apparently in response to the destruction of homes in an informal settlement, has left one person seriously injured. Traffic has also been halted.

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KZN Man Sentenced to Life Imprisonment for Rape of 6-Year-Old Niece

[News24Wire] A man from Malangeni in KwaZulu-Natal was sentenced to life imprisonment by Scottburgh Regional Court on Monday for the rape of his six-year-old niece.

[News24Wire] A man from Malangeni in KwaZulu-Natal was sentenced to life imprisonment by Scottburgh Regional Court on Monday for the rape of his six-year-old niece.

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50 New Cases of Listeriosis Reported Since Product Recall

[News24Wire] Fifty new cases of listeriosis have been reported since affected food products were recalled on March 4, according to the National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD).

[News24Wire] Fifty new cases of listeriosis have been reported since affected food products were recalled on March 4, according to the National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD).

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Baby-Throwing Dad Released On a Warning

[News24Wire] The man accused of throwing his 1-year-old daughter from the roof of a shack earlier this month during municipal demolitions of illegal structures has been released on a warning by the New Brighton Magistrate’s Court in Port Elizabeth.

[News24Wire] The man accused of throwing his 1-year-old daughter from the roof of a shack earlier this month during municipal demolitions of illegal structures has been released on a warning by the New Brighton Magistrate's Court in Port Elizabeth.

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Sanco Calls for Lifetime Ban of Those Responsible for Moses Mabhida Stadium Violence

[News24Wire] The South African National Civic Organisation (Sanco) has called for a lifetime ban for the supporters who took to the field on Saturday at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban where property was damaged and a security guard was severely assaul…

[News24Wire] The South African National Civic Organisation (Sanco) has called for a lifetime ban for the supporters who took to the field on Saturday at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban where property was damaged and a security guard was severely assaulted.

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Angry Residents Surround ANC Regional Leadership in Pietermaritzburg City Hall

[GroundUp] At about 3am on Sunday morning, residents of Sobantu in Pietermaritzburg barricaded roads with burning tyres and rocks and stopped drivers entering or leaving the township. The protests are over housing and crumbling infrastructure.

[GroundUp] At about 3am on Sunday morning, residents of Sobantu in Pietermaritzburg barricaded roads with burning tyres and rocks and stopped drivers entering or leaving the township. The protests are over housing and crumbling infrastructure.

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What You’re Saying About Former President Zuma’s Young Fiance…

[allAfrica] With everything that was on former President Jacob Zuma’s to-do list in 2017, from reshuffling Cabinet ministers to traveling the world, he still found the time to start a relationship with a 24-year-old woman, which ended with a baby boy b…

[allAfrica] With everything that was on former President Jacob Zuma's to-do list in 2017, from reshuffling Cabinet ministers to traveling the world, he still found the time to start a relationship with a 24-year-old woman, which ended with a baby boy being on his birthday this year. I mean, will he ever cease to amaze us?

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