Sunette Viljoen, Caster Semenya Shine at Athletics Speed Series

[News24Wire] Olympic medallists Caster Semenya and Sunette Viljoen opened their 2017 seasons with convincing victories at the third leg of the ASA Speed Series at Kenneth McArthur Athletics Stadium on Wednesday night.

[News24Wire] Olympic medallists Caster Semenya and Sunette Viljoen opened their 2017 seasons with convincing victories at the third leg of the ASA Speed Series at Kenneth McArthur Athletics Stadium on Wednesday night.

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Senate Awaits New Nominee After Rejecting Magu Again

[Guardian] After about two hours of intense questioning, the Senate yesterday rejected the second nomination of Ibrahim Magu as the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

[Guardian] After about two hours of intense questioning, the Senate yesterday rejected the second nomination of Ibrahim Magu as the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

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Rebuilding Fire-Ravaged Imizamo Yethu Will Cost R100 Million

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town on Wednesday said redesigning Imizamo Yethu informal settlement will cost close to R100m following a devastating fire on Saturday and Sunday.

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town on Wednesday said redesigning Imizamo Yethu informal settlement will cost close to R100m following a devastating fire on Saturday and Sunday.

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Zuma to Face Questions On Grant Crisis and Controversial MP Appointment

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma on Thursday will field questions on Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini and former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe in his first question-and-answer session in Parliament this year.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma on Thursday will field questions on Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini and former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe in his first question-and-answer session in Parliament this year.

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FG Allows Kaduna-Abuja Helicopter Shuttle

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government has rescinded its decision on the ban of shuttle services from Kaduna to Abuja by helicopter companies after closure of the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja.

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government has rescinded its decision on the ban of shuttle services from Kaduna to Abuja by helicopter companies after closure of the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja.

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Fanta, Sprite Safe for Consumption – NBC

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Nigerian Bottling Company Plc,yesterday assured Nigerians that its Fanta and Sprite beverages are safe for consumption and benzoic acid or Vitamin C contained in them was in order.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Nigerian Bottling Company Plc,yesterday assured Nigerians that its Fanta and Sprite beverages are safe for consumption and benzoic acid or Vitamin C contained in them was in order.

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EFCC Confirmation Screening – How DSS Helped Senate Stop Magu

[Vanguard] The Acting Chairman of the Economic & Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, was for the second time in three months, rejected by the Senate, yesterday, as the upper chamber refused to confirm him as the substantive chairman of the anti- graft agency after screening him for about one hour forty minutes.

[Vanguard] The Acting Chairman of the Economic & Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, was for the second time in three months, rejected by the Senate, yesterday, as the upper chamber refused to confirm him as the substantive chairman of the anti- graft agency after screening him for about one hour forty minutes.

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