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Wishes Pour In For Desmond Tutu On His 88th Birthday

Wishes poured in for Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu who celebrated his 88th birthday on Monday.

The Nobel Laureate, who was born in Klerksdorp, largely retreated from public life over the years but made two rare appearances this year.

In May, the media captured the moment he and his wife Leah …

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I Raised The Issue - Duduzane Zuma Says Why He Arranged Jonas-hlongwane Meeting

The former president's son, Duduzane Zuma, told the state capture commission of inquiry that serious rumours prompted him to facilitate a meeting between businessman Fana Hlongwane and former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas on October 23, 2015.

Zuma claimed in an affidavit that there were rumours that Hlongwane, a controversial …

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Update: 15-year-old Arrested After Pupil Stabbed To Death At Gauteng School

*UPDATE: A 15-year-old has been arrested in connection with the stabbing. Read more below.

A pupil has been stabbed to death at Thuto-Tiro Comprehensive School in Sebokeng, south of Johannesburg, the Gauteng education department said.

Spokesperson Steve Mabona said a pair of scissors was used to stab the pupil.

The …

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Pics | Pilot Killed When Aircraft Crashes Into Garage Of Vryburg House

A culpable homicide investigation is under way after a pilot was killed and a passenger injured when a light aircraft crashed in Huhudi, near Vryburg, North West police said on Monday.

Police spokesperson Captain Sam Tselanyane said the Piper aircraft hurtled between two houses after hitting the garage wall of …

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Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded🎉 to Hypoxia Researchers🔍

Three scientists have shared this year’s Nobel prize in physiology or medicine for discovering how cells respond to varying oxygen levels in the body, one of the most essential adaptive processes for life.

William Kaelin Jr at Harvard University; Sir Peter Ratcliffe at Oxford University and the Francis Crick …

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Pastor Arrested For Allegedly Raping 4-year-old

A pastor from Moorreesburg north of Cape Town has been arrested for allegedly sexually molesting a four-year-old toddler for the second time in the past five months.

According to Netwerk24, the 49-year-old was arrested on Wednesday. He had reportedly been accused of raping and molesting the girl five months ago …

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Police Recover Stolen Stud Rams Worth R180 000, Arrest Four People

Western Cape police have arrested four people for stock theft after discovering more than R180 000 worth of animals in a vehicle near Malansdam Farm in Riebeek West.

Spokesperson Captain FC Van Wyk said police, along with the Malmesbury Stock Theft Unit, Riebeek West SAPS, Moorreesburg SAPS and Farm Watch …

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Woman Killed In 5-vehicle Durban Crash

A woman was killed in the early hours of Sunday in Durban in a collision, paramedic services say.

Netcare911 spokesperson Shawn Herbst said they had responded to the incident around 01:10 on Lansdowne Road in Jacobs, Durban South.

"Reports from the scene indicate that five vehicles were involved in …

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