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Pirates turn attention to Caf Champions League clash against Seychelles’ Light Stars

JOHANNESBURG, November 27 – After successfully disposing of Kaizer Chiefs over the weekend to reach the final of the Telkom Knockout, Orlando Pirates now prepare for a  Caf Champions League clash against Seychelles’ Light Stars at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto on Wednesday (start at 7.30pm). The Mighty Buccaneers kick off their Champions League campaign […]

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Pirates close in log-leaders Sundowns, Platinum Stars relegated

JOHANNESBURG, April 26 – Round 28 of the 2017/18 Absa Premiership season saw drama in the title race, as Orlando Pirates closed to within four points of leaders Mamelodi Sundowns, while Platinum Stars’ relegation was confirmed. The midweek round of games wrapped up on Wednesday night, with Pirates claiming a 4-0 win over outgoing champions Bidvest Wits […]

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Six hundred busses allocated for mourners around Gauteng

JOHANNESBURG, April 14 – Six hundred busses have been allocated to ferry mourners from Gauteng to the funeral service of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela at Orlando Stadium, the provincial government said on Friday. The buses have been allocated equitably to all five regions, Tshwane, Johannesburg, West Rand, Sedibeng and Ekurhuleni. “All buses will be at the first pickup point […]

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Park and ride facility for Winnie Madikizela-Mandela memorial

JOHANNESBURG, April 11  – The Department of the Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) on Wednesday said a park and ride service had been put in place for those who want to attend the memorial for anti-apartheid struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, which is taking place at Orlando Stadium in Soweto. “Government reminds mourners who are attending […]