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No Room at the (Holiday) Inn for Des

The short-lived minister of finance, appointed by President Jacob Zuma to take over from Nhlanhla Nene, has been staying at a luxury boutique hotel...
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Tshwane Mayor Responds to Hammanskraal Tragedy with “Heavy Heart”

While President Jacob Zuma urged all South Africans to pray for "peace, unity and tolerance" in South Africa yesterday, those words appear to have...
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The Deadly Selfie Game – the Thrill to End all Thrills

According to the popular press it was more likely in 2015 for a person to die while taking a selfie than to be killed...
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The Other Side of Sunrise in South Africa

While we all love our South African sunrises from the Highveld, Golden Gate, and Karoo to KwaZulu-Natal and the Western Cape... there are some...
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Car Smashed during Buffalo Stampede in South Africa’s Kruger Park

Kruger National Park have uploaded a video in which a tourist's car is smashed into by stampeding buffalo. The Park said: "This amazing sighting happened...
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Durban’s Iconic Blue Waters Hotel on Fire – Photos

Durban's legendary landmark hotel, the Blue Waters, caught fire this morning in KwaZulu-Natal, with smoke billowing from the building. According to reports the incident caused disruption...
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Thuli Madonsela Reportedly Fears for Her Life

Today's Sunday Times newspaper in South Africa reports that Public Protector Thuli Madonsela fears for her life after being informed that a hit had...
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SA President Condemns ‘Suspicious’ Torching of Vuwani Schools

President Jacob Zuma has condemned the burning of 23 schools in Vuwani in Limpopo in protests that have turned violent and which he describes...
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Cape Town Mayor Condemns Racist Tweet About Govt by 26-Year-Old

The mayor of Cape Town Patricia de Lille has condemned the "despicable" racist words of a 26-year-old Capetonian whose tweet full of foul language about the government...
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Alleged Link Revealed Between Foreign Visas and Gupta / Zuma Family...

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has revealed that the directors of VFS, the company which processes - and profits - from foreigners' visa applications to visit...

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As March 2020 approaches, when SA 'Expat Tax' is due to be implemented, we've been inundated with questions from South Africans working abroad. Here...