House Robbery Suspects Arrested – Bethelsdorp

[SAPS] In addressing trio crimes as outlined by the National Trio Crime Action Plan, two suspects were arrested by members of the Visible Gang Intervention team last night, 4 October 2017, while they were still busy robbing a family in Imbuia Street Be…

[SAPS] In addressing trio crimes as outlined by the National Trio Crime Action Plan, two suspects were arrested by members of the Visible Gang Intervention team last night, 4 October 2017, while they were still busy robbing a family in Imbuia Street Bethelsdorp.

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Police Watchdog Struggles to Finalise Investigations

[GroundUp] The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) had run up R21.5 million in irregular expenditure by the end of the last financial year, earning it a tongue lashing from the Police Committee at a hearing in Parliament this week. It i…

[GroundUp] The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) had run up R21.5 million in irregular expenditure by the end of the last financial year, earning it a tongue lashing from the Police Committee at a hearing in Parliament this week. It is a 740% increase from the previous year.

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Saxonwold Is True Site of Zuma’s Capture – Opposition Leader

[News24Wire] A small group of DA supporters braved the cold and rain on Thursday to march close to the Gupta family’s Saxonwold compound in Johannesburg to protest against state capture.

[News24Wire] A small group of DA supporters braved the cold and rain on Thursday to march close to the Gupta family's Saxonwold compound in Johannesburg to protest against state capture.

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Kieron Pollard to Lead Bloem City Blazers

[News24Wire] West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard has been named as captain of the Bloem City Blazers for the inaugural T20 Global League starting in South Africa in November.

[News24Wire] West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard has been named as captain of the Bloem City Blazers for the inaugural T20 Global League starting in South Africa in November.

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Marikana Residents March for Safety

[GroundUp] Hundreds of people from the Marikana informal settlement in Philippi East marched on Thursday to the Cape Town Civic Centre and the provincial head office of the South African Police Service (SAPS) to hand over a memorandum.

[GroundUp] Hundreds of people from the Marikana informal settlement in Philippi East marched on Thursday to the Cape Town Civic Centre and the provincial head office of the South African Police Service (SAPS) to hand over a memorandum.

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In the ANC Leadership Race, Past Performance Is No Guarantee of Future Results

[Daily Maverick] With just 10-and-a-half weeks to go until the ANC conference in December, the air is thick with predictions. Some believe Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has built sufficient momentum and that his train will keep on rolling on. Others…

[Daily Maverick] With just 10-and-a-half weeks to go until the ANC conference in December, the air is thick with predictions. Some believe Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has built sufficient momentum and that his train will keep on rolling on. Others, sometimes with very little evidence, believe that there is simply no way President Jacob Zuma can lose, and so Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma is a shoo-in. In the middle are the predictions that the ANC will tear itself apart, or that a judge will have to make a final decision, or

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Warriors Satisfied With Start Ahead of Titans Trip

[News24Wire] Warriors coach Malibongwe Maketa has mixed feelings about the start his side has made to the Sunfoil Series season as they prepare to take on the Titans at Willowmoore Park in Benoni from Friday.

[News24Wire] Warriors coach Malibongwe Maketa has mixed feelings about the start his side has made to the Sunfoil Series season as they prepare to take on the Titans at Willowmoore Park in Benoni from Friday.

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Philippi Residents Pile the Pressure On Police Miniister, Cape Town Mayor

[News24Wire] Two people who can be directly linked to the killing of 11 people at Marikana informal settlement, west of Cape Town, have been arrested, deputy provincial police commissioner Major General Mpumelelo Manci said during a picket outside his …

[News24Wire] Two people who can be directly linked to the killing of 11 people at Marikana informal settlement, west of Cape Town, have been arrested, deputy provincial police commissioner Major General Mpumelelo Manci said during a picket outside his office on Thursday.

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