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Mbalula claims DA link to Makhosi Khoza SMS threats

DURBAN, Friday 15 September – Police minister Fikile Mbalula said that police had identified a 17-year-old Gugulethu girl as the person sending threatening messages to MP Makhosi Khoza and several ministers. Mbalula made the revelations during a press briefing at Umlazi’s notorious Glebelands Hostel on Friday after he had conducted an inspection of the violence-riddled complex. He […]

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Protocol on Corporal punishment in schools out for comment soon – Motshekga

PARLIAMENT, September 15 – A protocol establishing uniform standards to deal with teachers guilty of corporal punishment and sexual assault has been approved by the Council of Education Ministers (CEM) and would be out for public comment soon, Basic Education Minister Angie Moshekga said on Friday. “This protocol deals with the definitions of what constitutes […]

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Business Leadership SA welcomes KPMG leadership exit

JOHANNESBURG, September 15 – Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) has welcomed the leadership reshuffle at audit firm KPMG South Africa and the firm’s willingness to act decisively following controversy over audits and reports. This comes as Trevor Hoole tendered his resignation on Friday as the chief executive KPMG South Africa following a storm created by the work the firm did […]

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Eight rape cases opened In Port Elizabeth after perpetrators use Facebook to target victims

PORT ELIZABETH, September 15 – Police in Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape on Friday said they were investigating eight cases of rape after attackers allegedly used Facebook to lure their victims. On Friday, Police spokesperson, Captain Andre Beetge, said that the attackers used various tactics to target the women, who were between 18 and […]