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Iqbal Survé slams Times Media over ‘commercial vendetta’

Staff Reporter Independent Media‘s Executive Chairman Dr Iqbal Survé slammed Times Media for a commercial vendetta against him over an editorial in The Times which cast aspersions on the character of Independent Media and Survé and the media house’s decision to leave the industry’s self-regulatory body, the Press Council. In a statement released on Wednesday, Survé said that […]

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Man who stabbed the mother of his two kids to death to be admitted for mental observation

JOHANNESBURG, May 31 – Family members of a woman who died after she was stabbed 20 times, allegedly by her jilted lover, were in tears on Wednesday, after the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court ordered that the man be admitted in a psychiatric institution for mental observation. Sibongiseni Patrick Zondi allegedly stabbed the mother of his two […]

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Contractor ‘negligence’ caused hospital roof collapse-MEC Mamabolo

JOHANNESBURG, May 31– Contractors were found to have been negligent after an investigation showed that excessive rubble overload caused the roof collapse at Johannesburg’s Charlotte Maxeke Hospital. Gauteng Infrastructure MEC Jacob Mamabolo released the findings of the investigation at the hospital where five people were injured when a section of the roof caved in two […]