President Jacob Zuma Refers Fica Amendment Bill to National Assembly

[SA Govt] President Jacob Zuma has in terms of section 79 (1) of the Constitution referred the Financial Intelligence Centre Amendment Bill back to the National Assembly for reconsideration.

[SA Govt] President Jacob Zuma has in terms of section 79 (1) of the Constitution referred the Financial Intelligence Centre Amendment Bill back to the National Assembly for reconsideration.

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Joburg Taxi Driver Allegedly Shoots, Kills Passenger

[News24Wire] A 35-year-old taxi driver was arrested after he allegedly shot and killed a passenger during an argument in the Johannesburg CBD on Tuesday, Gauteng police said.

[News24Wire] A 35-year-old taxi driver was arrested after he allegedly shot and killed a passenger during an argument in the Johannesburg CBD on Tuesday, Gauteng police said.

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Not All of Us Are Corrupt Criminals – Sadtu On Jobs for Cash Scandal

[News24Wire] Teachers’ unions appeared before Parliament on Wednesday and continued to lash out at the “jobs for cash” report, slamming the speed at which it was compiled, the generalisations it contained and some its recommendations.

[News24Wire] Teachers' unions appeared before Parliament on Wednesday and continued to lash out at the "jobs for cash" report, slamming the speed at which it was compiled, the generalisations it contained and some its recommendations.

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Mineral Resources Responds to Allegations Made By Amadiba Crisis Committee On Xolobeni Mining Issues

[SA Govt] After several meetings and engagements with the Xolobeni community, Traditional Leaders and the Amadiba Crisis Committee (ACC) on issues pertaining to the Xolobeni mining conflict and disputes, the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) and th…

[SA Govt] After several meetings and engagements with the Xolobeni community, Traditional Leaders and the Amadiba Crisis Committee (ACC) on issues pertaining to the Xolobeni mining conflict and disputes, the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) and the South African Police Service (SAPS), local traditional leaders and the local municipality established a Xolobeni Task Team that will focus on ensuring peace and stability to the community.

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Heatwave to Cool Off From Thursday

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The South African Weather Services (SAWS) says the heat wave conditions that are currently being experienced in the north-eastern parts of the country are expected to persist until Thursday.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The South African Weather Services (SAWS) says the heat wave conditions that are currently being experienced in the north-eastern parts of the country are expected to persist until Thursday.

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Minister Reports R30 Million Payment Claims to Public Protector

[SAnews.gov.za] Cape Town -Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko says he has asked the Public Protector to investigate allegations that the Ministry of Police authorised a R30 million payment to a NGO alleged to have links with him.

[SAnews.gov.za] Cape Town -Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko says he has asked the Public Protector to investigate allegations that the Ministry of Police authorised a R30 million payment to a NGO alleged to have links with him.

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‘Coffin Duo’ to Apply for Bail

[News24Wire] The two men who are seen in a video forcing Victor Mlotshwa into a coffin and threatening him are expected to appear in the Middleburg Magistrate’s Court to reapply for bail, the National Prosecuting Authority confirmed on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] The two men who are seen in a video forcing Victor Mlotshwa into a coffin and threatening him are expected to appear in the Middleburg Magistrate's Court to reapply for bail, the National Prosecuting Authority confirmed on Wednesday.

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