CT Stadium Director Says She Will Resign If Nepotism Claim Is Proven

[News24Wire] A non-executive director of Cape Town stadium, named in a high-level DA investigation into Cape Town Mayor Patricia De Lille, said on Tuesday that she would resign should allegations that the mayor influenced her appointment be proven true.

[News24Wire] A non-executive director of Cape Town stadium, named in a high-level DA investigation into Cape Town Mayor Patricia De Lille, said on Tuesday that she would resign should allegations that the mayor influenced her appointment be proven true.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Metrorail Central Line to Operate Again After Prasa Promises Better Security

[GroundUp] Cape Town’s Central Line is to begin operating on Wednesday afternoon after the United National Transport Union (UNTU) and Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) reached a deal on train safety.

[GroundUp] Cape Town's Central Line is to begin operating on Wednesday afternoon after the United National Transport Union (UNTU) and Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) reached a deal on train safety.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Gupta-Linked Company Denies Getting Asset Seizure Order From NPA

[News24Wire] Gupta-linked companies Trillian and McKinsey have until Thursday to submit to the National Prosecuting Authority a list of its assets to be frozen or seized.

[News24Wire] Gupta-linked companies Trillian and McKinsey have until Thursday to submit to the National Prosecuting Authority a list of its assets to be frozen or seized.

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Ten Years in Prison Not Enough for Cop Who Killed My Daughter, Says Durban Mother

[GroundUp] After a long trial, Cato Manor police officer Phumlani Ndlovu was sentenced on Tuesday to ten years in prison for killing teenager Nqobile Nzuza in 2013. But for Nqobile’s mother, Cabangile Ngidi, it is not enough punishment for taking her d…

[GroundUp] After a long trial, Cato Manor police officer Phumlani Ndlovu was sentenced on Tuesday to ten years in prison for killing teenager Nqobile Nzuza in 2013. But for Nqobile's mother, Cabangile Ngidi, it is not enough punishment for taking her daughter's life.

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Overvaal School Judgment Shows Judge Is ‘Still Craving for Old Apartheid Order’ – ANCYL

[News24Wire] North Gauteng High Court Judge Bill Prinsloo’s judgment on Hoërskool Overvaal, if not challenged, would entrench the old segregated apartheid education system, the ANC Youth League said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] North Gauteng High Court Judge Bill Prinsloo's judgment on Hoërskool Overvaal, if not challenged, would entrench the old segregated apartheid education system, the ANC Youth League said on Wednesday.

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Cape Town Mafia – Investigative Officer Rushed to Hospital With Chest Pains

[Daily Maverick] The bail hearing of five alleged kingpins in a Cape Town night-time economy extortion ring was postponed on Wednesday when the investigating officer, who was on his way to court, was rushed to hospital suffering from chest pains. Meanw…

[Daily Maverick] The bail hearing of five alleged kingpins in a Cape Town night-time economy extortion ring was postponed on Wednesday when the investigating officer, who was on his way to court, was rushed to hospital suffering from chest pains. Meanwhile, the state intimated that a Johannesburg branch of one of the establishments targeted by the group was willing to provide evidence in the Cape Town matter. By MARIANNE THAMM.

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Five Talking Points As South Africa Wraps Up Centurion Test in Style

[Daily Maverick] South Africa beat India by 135 runs in the second Test at Centurion on Wednesday, taking a 2-0 lead into the third and final Test. ANTOINETTE MULLER picks five talking points from the victory.

[Daily Maverick] South Africa beat India by 135 runs in the second Test at Centurion on Wednesday, taking a 2-0 lead into the third and final Test. ANTOINETTE MULLER picks five talking points from the victory.

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It Will Be Hot but Expect Some Rain – Met Office

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibian Meteorological Service says the country will experience “hot conditions” during the coming days that will “continue to prevail”, but it expects rain showers in the subsequent days.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibian Meteorological Service says the country will experience "hot conditions" during the coming days that will "continue to prevail", but it expects rain showers in the subsequent days.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Silumbi School Principal Refuses to Admit Learners

[New Era] Omuthiya -The director of education in Zambezi Region, Austin Samupwa, has condemned the action by some school principals in reportedly refusing to admit learners at their schools for vague reasons.

[New Era] Omuthiya -The director of education in Zambezi Region, Austin Samupwa, has condemned the action by some school principals in reportedly refusing to admit learners at their schools for vague reasons.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Goreangab Residents Use Contaminated Water

[New Era] Windhoek -Residents of Goreangab informal settlement on the outskirts of Windhoek have resorted to using untreated seepage water from the heavily contaminated nearby dam, which flows into surrounding riverbeds, for domestic use, a New Era inv…

[New Era] Windhoek -Residents of Goreangab informal settlement on the outskirts of Windhoek have resorted to using untreated seepage water from the heavily contaminated nearby dam, which flows into surrounding riverbeds, for domestic use, a New Era investigation can reveal.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia