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Cwele new chair of International Telecommunications Satellite Organisation

PRETORIA, June 15 – South African minister of telecommunications and postal services Dr Siyabonga Cwele has been elected as the chairperson of the International Telecommunications Satellite Organisation (ITSO). South Africa is chairing ITSO for the first time and will hold the position for two years.   The SA delegation to ITSO’s 38th Assembly of Parties in Washington DC in […]

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Second body positively identified in ISIS-linked KZN kidnapping and murder

JOHANNESBURG, June 14 – The body of missing Cape Town-based botanist 63-year-old Rachel Saunders who went missing along with her botanist husband Rodney, 75, in KwaZulu-Natal in February, has been positively identified, the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (DPCI), better known as the Hawks, said on Wednesday. “An extensive search for the missing Rachel Saunders, 63, has […]

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Kaizer Chiefs release five players

Solly Makganoto Johannesburg- Kaizer Chiefs Football Manager Bobby Motaung has confirmed the players that will depart the club before the start of the upcoming season. “As stated previously, we are releasing a number of players,” Motaung confirmed. “Of course, there is Brilliant Khuzwayo, who signed with Orlando Pirates after his Chiefs contract expired at the […]

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ANC urges people to submit comments on land expropriation before Friday deadline

PARLIAMENT, June 14 – South Africa’s ruling party on Thursday encouraged the country’s citizens and interested parties to make submissions to Parliament on a resolution to enforce the expropriation of land without compensation before the deadline expires.   Briefing journalists on the first six months of parliamentary work, African National Congress chief whip Jackson Mthembu […]