Shooting Incident in Scottsdene, Kraaifontein Under Investigation

[SAPS] Western Cape: The circumstances surrounding the shooting incident yesterday morning at around 10:00 in Park Avenue, Scottsdene in Kraaifontein, which left a 25 year old man fatally wounded, and three other males, aged 17, wounded are under polic…

[SAPS] Western Cape: The circumstances surrounding the shooting incident yesterday morning at around 10:00 in Park Avenue, Scottsdene in Kraaifontein, which left a 25 year old man fatally wounded, and three other males, aged 17, wounded are under police investigation. We would like to place on record that no other shooting incident occurred in Kraaifontein yesterday, and social media reports of six people killed in the area is refuted by SAPS. We are aware of video footage being circulated on social media platfor

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Brown ‘Excited and Nervous’ Over Blitzboks Return

[News24Wire] Springbok Sevens veteran and former Blitzboks captain, Kyle Brown , admitted some excitement and nerves as he prepares to return to the playing field after ten months.

[News24Wire] Springbok Sevens veteran and former Blitzboks captain, Kyle Brown , admitted some excitement and nerves as he prepares to return to the playing field after ten months.

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Twelve Firearms Recovered in Just Three Days

[SAPS] The KwaZulu-Natal Acting Provincial Commissioner, Major General Bheki Langa praised the members who worked in dangerous and mountainous areas with the aim of rooting out criminals and recover illegal firearms. “I would also like to thank the mem…

[SAPS] The KwaZulu-Natal Acting Provincial Commissioner, Major General Bheki Langa praised the members who worked in dangerous and mountainous areas with the aim of rooting out criminals and recover illegal firearms. "I would also like to thank the members of the police air-wing and everyone who gave a great support during the operation. These operations will continue throughout the KZN province," he said.

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Eight Men Accused of Business Robbery and Attempted Murder Appear Before Calvinia Magistrates Court

[SAPS] Eight of the twelve men accused of business robbery and attempted murder were remanded in custody after appearing before the Calvinia Magistrate’s Court on Thursday, 26 October 2017.

[SAPS] Eight of the twelve men accused of business robbery and attempted murder were remanded in custody after appearing before the Calvinia Magistrate's Court on Thursday, 26 October 2017.

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Uchaguzi Monitors Kenya’s Repeat Elections Held On 26th October

[CIO] Uchaguzi, an elections partnership developed in 2010 between InfoNet, Constitution and Reform Education Consortium (CRECO), and Ushahidi, will be working to ensure safety and transparency during October 26th, 2017 Kenyan elections.

[CIO] Uchaguzi, an elections partnership developed in 2010 between InfoNet, Constitution and Reform Education Consortium (CRECO), and Ushahidi, will be working to ensure safety and transparency during October 26th, 2017 Kenyan elections.

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Haindl Heroics Hand Him Sibaya Title

[News24Wire] Alex Haindl ended an 11-year trophy drought in style at Mount Edgecombe Golf Club as he sunk a 45-footer putt for eagle to win the R750 000 Sun Sibaya Challenge by a single shot from Jared Harvey on Friday.

[News24Wire] Alex Haindl ended an 11-year trophy drought in style at Mount Edgecombe Golf Club as he sunk a 45-footer putt for eagle to win the R750 000 Sun Sibaya Challenge by a single shot from Jared Harvey on Friday.

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Digital Advertising Industry Begins to Take Off – Big International Brands Take Online and Mobile Seriously

[Digital Content Africa] The digital advertising industry in Africa is beginning to show the first signs of beginning take shape. Digital spend on banners and social media is increasing, particularly amongst consumer brands aimed at the young. Russell …

[Digital Content Africa] The digital advertising industry in Africa is beginning to show the first signs of beginning take shape. Digital spend on banners and social media is increasing, particularly amongst consumer brands aimed at the young. Russell Southwood interviewed Adsbrook's Derek Jason Bossman about the state of the industry in one of Africa's bellweather markets, Ghana.

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Deputy President Congratulates New WHO Assistant Director General

[SAnews.gov.za] The South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC), chaired by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, has congratulated Dr Nono Simelela on her appointment as World Health Organisation (WHO) Assistant Director …

[SAnews.gov.za] The South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC), chaired by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, has congratulated Dr Nono Simelela on her appointment as World Health Organisation (WHO) Assistant Director General.

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