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Nokwanda Ncwane

Nokwanda is a passionate writer and journalism graduate. Her byline has appeared in the Sunday Independent, Pretoria News and IOL. She started her journey with TheSouthAfrican.com in their #gig4student project and through hard work, she eventually joined the news team.
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NPA confirms Jub Jub’ ex-girlfriend laid charges against him

By Nokwanda Ncwane 28-07-23 07:55

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has confirmed that rapper and presenter Molemo Katlego Maarohanye, aka Jub-Jub’s ex-girlfriend, is the one who laid charges against him. This comes as the rapper appeared at the Johannesburg Magistrates’ Court after handing himself over to the South African Police Service (SAPS), following a warrant that was issued for his arrest on […]

Senzo Meyiwa trial Bongani Ntanzi

Kelly Khumalo linked to hitman, accused 5 in Meyiwa murder case

By Nokwanda Ncwane 27-07-23 18:57

Singer Kelly Khumalo received calls from one of the five men accused of killing former Bafana Bafana captain Senzo Meyiwa before he was killed. This was revealed by a South African Police Service (SAPS) colonel Lambertus Steyn at the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Thursday, 27 July 2023. KELLY KHUMALO LINKED TO ACCUSED 5 IN MEYIWA […]

Here’s where and when truck and bus fatalities occur on SA roads

By Nokwanda Ncwane 27-07-23 17:29

The Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) has released results from its baseline study which indicate when and where most fatalities involving trucks and buses. The RTMC said its study was based on 4 001 trucks and buses that were involved in fatal crashes between 1 January 2018 and 31 December 2022. HERE’S WHERE TRUCK AND BUSES FATALITIES […]

Stage 6 load shedding returns at 2pm

City of Ekurhuleni accused of failing to implement load shedding

By Nokwanda Ncwane 26-07-23 16:21

Eskom says it will now directly implement load shedding to City of Ekurhuleni (CoE) customers in all the substations that were previously handed over to the municipality to manage. According to the power utility  the City of Ekurhuleni failed to comply by not adhering to the NRS 048-9:2019 code of practice which requires electricity distributor licence holders […]

Crawford International Pretoria

‘K word’: Alleged racist Crawford International Pretoria substitute teacher dismissed

By Nokwanda Ncwane 26-07-23 13:58

Crawford International Pretoria College has dismissed a substitute teacher who was seen to be promoting racism in a classroom by writing derogatory words on a classroom board. The incident reportedly happened on Monday, 24 July and a video recorded by learners has since gone viral. CRAWFORD INTERNATIONAL TEACHER DISMISSED Gauteng Education spokesperson Steve Mabona said […]

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Kelly Khumalo’s neighbour testifies in Meyiwa murder trial: ‘I heard commotion and screaming’

By Nokwanda Ncwane 25-07-23 19:27

State witness and singer Kelly Khumalo’s neighbour in Vosloorus, Khaya Ngcatshe told the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria he heard commotion and screaming on the night former Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa was shot and wounded. Ngcatshe took the stand in the ongoing murder trial on Tuesday, 25 July. KELLY KHUMALO’S NEIGHBOUR TESTIFIES IN THE MEYIWA MURDER […]

Four killed in Port Shepstone taxi rank mass shooting

By Nokwanda Ncwane 25-07-23 18:07

Four passengers were killed following a mass shooting at a taxi rank in Port Shepstone, KwaZulu-Natal. The incident happened on Tuesday, 25 July. ALSO READ: Civilian plane crash in war-torn Sudan leaves nine dead FOUR KILLED IN PORT SHEPSTONE TAXI RANK According to emergency service, Mi7, its teams found several security services and police units present, […]

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Rand Water cancels 30-hour shutdown in certain areas of Tshwane

By Nokwanda Ncwane 25-07-23 15:32

Potable water supplier Rand Water has cancelled the 30-hour shutdown that would have affected various parts of Tshwane due to unforeseen circumstances. The shutdown was scheduled to take place at 05:00 on 30 July to 11:00 on 31 July 2023. RAND WATER CANCELLS TSHWANE SHUTDOWN The City of Tshwane previously said the water utility’s technicians […]

Tshwane power outage

Tshwane: Here’s the updated load shedding schedule for Monday

By Nokwanda Ncwane 24-07-23 10:08

Eskom is currently implementing Stage 3 and 4 load shedding alternatively. The power utility said Stage 4 would be implemented from 05:00 – 16:00, thereafter, Stage 3 would be implemented until 05:00 the next day. ALSO READ: Another cash-in-transit truck bombed last night in the same vicinity TSHWANE LOAD SHEDDING SCHEDULE In line with Eskom’s […]

Zandie Khumalo

Zandie denies Senzo was killed separating a fight between her and Longwe

By Nokwanda Ncwane 21-07-23 14:26

Singer and State witness Zandie Khumalo has denied that former Bafana Bafana captain Senzo Meyiwa was shot and wounded while trying to separate a fight between her and then boyfriend Longwe Twala. Khumalo is under cross-examination at the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. ZANDIE KHUMALO DENIES FIGHT BETWEEN HER AND LONGWE TWALA Meyiwa was shot dead […]

Gauteng school applications

Reminder: Gauteng online school admission applications for 2024 close TODAY

By Nokwanda Ncwane 21-07-23 12:51

The Gauteng Department of Education has reminded parents and guardians that the online admission applications for the 2024 academic year will close on Friday, 21 July at midnight. The applications opened on 15 June and were supposed to close on 14 July but were then extended. GAUTENG ONLINE ADMISSION APPLICATIONS CLOSE ON FRIDAY As previously reported by The […]

Johannesburg gas explosion

BREAKING: ANOTHER gas explosion reported in Kempton Park

By Nokwanda Ncwane 21-07-23 12:19

Emergency services are responding to a gas explosion in Chloorkop in Kempton Park, Gauteng. This is believed to be a hydrogen explosion and is the third within two days in Gauteng. ALSO READ: Another cash-in-transit truck bombed last night in the same vicinity ANOTHER GAS EXPLOSION IN GAUTENG According to emergency services the explosion happened […]

alcohol curfew

Lockdown 2.0? No liquor trading after midnight in Limpopo

By Nokwanda Ncwane 21-07-23 11:54

Department of Economic Development, Environment and Tourism MEC in Limpopo, Rodgers Monama says his department needs to play a role in reducing alcohol abuse as liquor trading hours will be permanently cut from 1 August. Monama revealed this on Tuesday, 18 July during his address at the Modimolle Victim Support Centre. ALSO READ: Another cash-in-transit […]

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Weather warning: Snow expected in certain areas of KZN

By Nokwanda Ncwane 20-07-23 16:08

The KZN Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) says it has activated all its disaster management teams as bitterly cold and wet weather is expected in the province. Snow is also expected to make landfall. The South African Weather Service (SAWS) said a cut-off low is expected to develop over the southern interior of South […]

Stage 6 load shedding returns at 2pm

Load shedding for the weekend: Here’s the latest schedule

By Nokwanda Ncwane 20-07-23 11:30

Eskom says various stages of load shedding will be implemented this weekend. The power utility ramped up rolling blackouts to Stage 4 on Wednesday afternoon citing severe strain on the power generation system. ALSO READ: Social media access in Ethiopia resumes after 5-month blackout LOAD SHEDDING FOR THE WEEKEND Eskom said it would implement Stage 2 and […]

Zandie Khumalo

Meyiwa trial postponed after Zandie Khumalo falls ill

By Nokwanda Ncwane 19-07-23 16:20

The Senzo Meyiwa murder trial was postponed to Thursday, 20 July after State witness Zandie Khumalo fell ill. Khumalo was on the stand at the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria giving her account of what transpired the night Meyiwa was shot and killed at her home in Vosloorus on 26 October 2014. ZANDIE KHUMALO FALLS […]

Kelly Khumalo's lawyer

Kelly Khumalo’s lawyer withdraws from Meyiwa murder case

By Nokwanda Ncwane 19-07-23 15:48

Singer Kelly Khumalo’s lawyer, Magdalene Moonsamy has pulled out as her legal representative in the murder case of slain Bafana Bafana captain Senzo Meyiwa. Moonsamy has reportedly sent a notice of withdrawal to the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA). KELLY KHUMALO’S LAWYER DROPS HER Moonsamy was a watching brief on behalf of Khumalo without being directly […]

rainwater harvesting

KZN: Extremely cold and wet weather conditions expected

By Nokwanda Ncwane 19-07-23 14:20

The South African Weather Service (SAWS) says cold weather, accompanied by overcast, rainy conditions, can be expected to set in over parts of the Northern Cape, North West, Gauteng, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) and Mpumalanga this week. The weather service had warned that a cut-off low is expected to develop over the southern interior of South Africa […]

SA's stance on Russia-Ukraine conflict

BREAKING: Vladimir Putin will NOT attend BRICS Summit in SA

By Nokwanda Ncwane 19-07-23 13:23

The Presidency has confirmed that Russian President Vladimir Putin will not attend the BRICS Summit in South Africa next month. This comes as the International Crime Court (ICC) has issued a warrant of arrest for Putin as he is accused of being responsible for the war crimes of unlawful deportation of children, and the unlawful […]

baby dies at crèche

KZN: Nine-month-old baby passes away on his first day at crèche

By Nokwanda Ncwane 19-07-23 09:33

A nine-month-old baby boy sadly died on his first day at crèche in Umganu Circle in Zwelisha, KwaZulu-Natal. The incident happened on Tuesday afternoon, 18 July. BABY DIES AT CRECHE IN ZWELISHA According to private security Reaction Unit South Africa (RUSA), a caregiver contacted them after discovering the infant unresponsive in a bed. RUSA spokesperson Prem Balram […]

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Disruptive snow expected in parts of the Eastern Cape

By Nokwanda Ncwane 18-07-23 16:43

The South African Weather Service (SAWS) has issued a Yellow Level 2 warning for disruptive snow in the Eastern Cape. The warning is valid from Wednesday, 19 July until Thursday, 20 July. DISRUPTIVE SNOW EXPECTED IN THE EASTERN CAPE A cut-off low is expected to develop over the southern interior of South Africa. This system will result […]

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Two police officers arrested for demanding R2000 bribe money

By Nokwanda Ncwane 18-07-23 15:59

Two police officers attached to the Beitbridge Border Post are expected to appear before the Musina Magistrate’s Court in Limpopo, on Wednesday 19 July 2023, facing charges of corruption after they allegedly demanded R2000 bribe in order to release a traffic register certificate. The two were arrested on Monday, 17 July. TWO POLICE OFFICERS ARRESTED FOR […]

Tumi Matila

Western Cape’s most notorious hitman gunned down

By Nokwanda Ncwane 18-07-23 13:37

A 29-year-old suspect, who is regarded as one of Western Cape’s dangerous and notorious hitmen in the Western Cape, was allegedly killed during a shootout in Lwandle with police members. The suspect was shot dead on Sunday, 16 July 2023 at approximately 23:00. WESTERN CAPE’S DANGEROUS SUSPECT GUNNED DOWN South African Police Service (SAPS) spokesperson in […]

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