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Northen Cape Immigration Official nailed for alleged corruption

VIOOLSDRIFT, March 25 – The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) anti-corruption unit in the Northern Cape, in collaboration with the home affairs department, have arrested an alleged corrupt immigration officer at the Vioolsdrift border post between South Africa and Namibia. “A project driven investigation ensued when the home affairs’ anti-corruption [unit] approached the Hawks […]

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Fire fighters hard at work to bring Durban Fire under control

JOHANNESBURG, March 24 (ANA) – Ethekwini firefighters were hard at work on Friday night, extinguishing a fire at a warehouse on Southcoast Road in Rossburg, KwaZulu-Natal, the municipality said. The eThekwini Municipality said that reports indicated that the fire started at around 9.30am. “All relevant Municipal departments were immediately activated to ensure that the incident […]

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Struggling Free State municipality throws bash for Motsoeneng

JOHANNESBURG, March 24 – The Maluti-A-Phofung municipality in the Free State is throwing a “homecoming” concert for former SABC chief financial officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng in Phuthaditjhaba, with music stars such as Rebecca Malope and Dr Malinga billed to perform. A poster picturing Motsoeneng, mayor Vusi Tshabalala and the municipality’s code of arms was circulated inviting […]

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Unprotected strike at Harmony Gold’s Kusasalethu mine comes to an end

JOHANNESBURG, March 24 – The unprotected strike at Harmony Gold’s Kusasalethu mine near Carletonville, west of Johannesburg, came to an end on Friday. This follows discussions between senior management of Harmony and the senior leadership of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu). Harmony chief executive, Peter Steenkamp, said he was pleased that the […]

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Treasury responds to Weekly Xposé but fails to answer two questions

After Weekly Xposé published an editorial comment in response to Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s claims as reported by a radio station in which he accused us of publishing lies, his spokesperson Yolisa Tyantsi sent a statement to Weekly Xposé via email in which she acknowledged missing multiple calls from our office landline number. However, the statement still does not answer two […]