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Cops swoop on illegal gold and platinum processing lab

JOHANNESBURG – An illegal gold and platinum processing laboratory was shut down in Lenasia, south of Johannesburg, following a raid in which officers seized precious metals and manufacturing equipment worth approximately R5 million, South Africa’s specialised police unit, the Hawks, said on Thursday. In a statement, Captain Ndivhuwo Mulamu, said police pounced on the lab […]

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US urges Zimbabwe to find abducted anti-Mugabe activist

JOHANNESBURG – The United States Embassy in Harare on Thursday called on Zimbabwe authorities “to mobilise the full extent of their resources” to investigate the circumstances surrounding anti-Mugabe activist Itai Dzamara, who was abducted two years ago. “Today, March 9th, marks the second anniversary of the disappearance of Mr. Itai Dzamara, Zimbabwean civil society activist […]

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Mabuza to visit Lily mine today

JOHANNESBURG, March 9 (ANA) – Mpumalanga Premier David Mabuza would on Thursday make a return visit to Lily mine, where the bodies of three employees had still not been recovered after the mine near Barberton collapsed more than a year ago. Mabuza’s office said he would have a follow up meeting with workers and families […]

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Zuma returns from Indonesia visit – SA to chair IORA for two years

JOHANNESBURG – President Jacob Zuma returned to Pretoria on Thursday after a State Visit to Indonesia, the Presidency said. Zuma’s visit to Indonesia was preceded by his participation in the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Leaders’ Summit in Jakarta, on Monday and Tuesday. The first ever IORA Leaders’ Summit, convened under the theme: “Strengthening Maritime […]

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Marikana activist held for 62 days without bail, tells supporters to remain strong

Napoleon Webster appeared in the Rustenburg Magistrate’s Court earlier today for the continuation of his bail hearing with respect to his alleged involvement in a mob murder that took place on 8 December 2016 in Marikana West. On Monday, the State announced that they would be charging a further three people for their involvement in this murder, bringing […]