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Google satellite view of a luxury house in North West which was partly paid with money that was supposed to be used to build an old age home. Image from Google Maps

Lottery Millions Used for Board Member’s Luxury Home

Millions of rands from a Lottery grant to build an old age home in Mpumalanga were used to pay for a luxury home on...

MEC Opens Case Against Parents of 7-Year-Old Abused by Stepbrother

A case of child abuse and neglect has been officially opened, at the Mehlomnyama police station in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), against the parents of a...
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Petrol Price Increases in March

The price of petrol is set to increase by 65 cents a litre as of Wednesday, the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE)...

Update on Sulphur Stench Probe in Gauteng and Mpumalanga

Investigations into the source of the sulphur stench that was experienced in parts of Gauteng and Mpumalanga last month are ongoing. The update on the...

Almost 7,000 Lion Bones Found at Joburg Home, Suspect Arrested

Devastating photos have emerged in South Africa of the bones of 27 once majestic lions that have been slaughtered. The lions' bones, discovered at...
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Blow for Activists in River Club Development

On 22 February it was announced that Western Cape minister for Environmental Affairs and Development Planning (DEADPA) Anton Bredell had decided to dismiss appeals...
DA Files Complaints Against Sunday Times After ANC Coalition Claims

DA Files Complaints Against Sunday Times After ANC Coalition Claims

The DA has filed a complaint with the Press Ombudsman following a Sunday Times article yesterday (Sunday 28 February). "The opening sentence of this...
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Western Cape Confirms Swine Fever Outbreak

The Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development (DALRRD) and the Western Cape Agriculture Department, have jointly confirmed an outbreak of African Swine...
Renowned Cheetah Conservationist, Ann van Dyk, Dies

Renowned Cheetah Conservationist, Ann van Dyk, Passes Away at 90

Legendary cheetah conservationist Ann van Dyk has sadly passed away at the age of 90. Ann, the founder of the Ann van Dyk Cheetah...
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Fake News Hurting Vaccination Rollout, Says Nzimande

The South African government says it is working tirelessly to deal with the danger of fake news in the fight against COVID-19 and the...