Maimane Hails Ecowas Enforcing Democratic Will of Gambians

[News24Wire] The intervention by the Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas) to “enforce the democratic will of the people of Gambia” was on Saturday hailed by the Southern African Partnership for Democratic Change (SAPDC).

[News24Wire] The intervention by the Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas) to "enforce the democratic will of the people of Gambia" was on Saturday hailed by the Southern African Partnership for Democratic Change (SAPDC).

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PE Residents Angry Over Rubbish Piling Up in Streets

[News24Wire] Residents of Motherwell in Port Elizabeth have expressed anger at the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality for failing to collect rubbish regularly. They claim the dump sites were last cleared in early December.

[News24Wire] Residents of Motherwell in Port Elizabeth have expressed anger at the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality for failing to collect rubbish regularly. They claim the dump sites were last cleared in early December.

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Ladysmith Stock Thief to Serve Prison Term

[SAPS] Thokozani Charles Thwala also known as “Teacher Thwala”, (36) was recently sentenced to a term of imprisonment by the Ladysmith Regional for having been involved in the theft of cattle in two separate.

[SAPS] Thokozani Charles Thwala also known as "Teacher Thwala", (36) was recently sentenced to a term of imprisonment by the Ladysmith Regional for having been involved in the theft of cattle in two separate.

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Former Minister Dumps PDP for APC in Taraba

[Vanguard] Sen. Joel Ikenya, the immediate past Minister of Labour and Productivity, has announced his defection from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

[Vanguard] Sen. Joel Ikenya, the immediate past Minister of Labour and Productivity, has announced his defection from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

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Corrupt Police Officers Nailed

[SAPS] In the early hours of this morning, SAPS members at Hluhluwe were conducting a roadblock on the N2 when they attempted to stop two vehicles. When the vehicles refused to stop, police contacted their colleagues at Mtubatuba and alerted them to th…

[SAPS] In the early hours of this morning, SAPS members at Hluhluwe were conducting a roadblock on the N2 when they attempted to stop two vehicles. When the vehicles refused to stop, police contacted their colleagues at Mtubatuba and alerted them to the suspicious vehicles. Police officers from Mtubatuba SAPS spotted the vehicles, a white Toyota Hilux and a white Toyota Etios traveling along the N2 near the Nkodibe turn-off. Both vehicles were stopped by police and a search was conducted on both motor vehicles.

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Four Armed Robbers Arrested in Strand

[SAPS] The joint efforts between members of SAPS and a private security company in Gordons Bay this morning resulted in the apprehension of four suspects’ minutes after the crew of a cigarette delivery vehicle was robbed of their cargo at gunpoint. At …

[SAPS] The joint efforts between members of SAPS and a private security company in Gordons Bay this morning resulted in the apprehension of four suspects' minutes after the crew of a cigarette delivery vehicle was robbed of their cargo at gunpoint. At about 09:45 the suspects perpetrated the robbery in Plato Street Gordons Bay and fled the scene in a silver Toyota Yaris with boxes of cigarettes. Police and members of Gordons Bay Security were quick to respond and following a brief pursuit during which shots were

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