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ANC to hand over revamped Seipei home in Free State

JOHANNESBURG, September 26 – African National Congress (ANC) secretary general Ace Magashule will on Wednesday hand over the renovated family home of the late teenage activist Stompie Seipei in Parys, Free State. ”This follows the undertaking made to the family during mama Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s mourning period [in April]. Significantly, the handover coincides with mama Winnie’s […]

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Police recover stolen loot in a church, arrest three

JOHANNESBURG, July 23  – Three suspects, including a 42-year-old salon owner, will appear before Welkom Magistrate Court on Monday for possession of suspected stolen items which were recovered from a church, Free State police said. Captain Stephen Thakeng said police detectives were told that thieves had broken into a house in Phomolong Village, Welkom. Investigations implicated […]

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Minerals department urges Sibanye-Stilwater to prioritise safety after workers killed

JOHANNESBURG, May 4 – South Africa’s mineral resources department on Friday urged Sibanye-Stillwater to pay greater attention to health and safety after four workers died following a seismic event at the company’s Masakhane mine in Driefontein. “The gold sector has seen an increase in fatalities this year, with Sibanye-Stilwater as one of the main contributors,” the […]