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Dissatisfaction over payouts to relatives of Life Esidimeni victims

Johannesburg - Relatives of Life Esidimeni patients who survived the botched transfer to NGOs are dissatisfied that not all compensation claims have been paid and those that have been paid have only received 50 percent of the stipulated amount of R1,180,000, the Democratic Alliance said on Sunday.

"In terms …

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Inside job suspected after City of Joburg offices burgled

CCTV footage has placed a single male suspect at the scene who could be seen damaging two glass windows and a wooden door to force entry into the chief whip’s offices. The suspect was also carrying a backpack when the break-in took place between midnight and 1am.

Council speaker …

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Local actor arrested for posing as cop to kidnap, fleece businessman

Johannesburg – A well-known South African actor and his two alleged accomplices were arrested for a number of crimes including impersonating police officials and kidnapping.

According to Hawks spokesperson Captain Ndivhuwo Mulamu the suspects, aged between 27 and 38, were arrested during a Hawks operation at South Gate Mall, south of …

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Veteran Gauteng policeman bows out gracefully after 40 years

Over his two decades of communicating on behalf of the provincial police services Dlamini earned himself as many followers as detractors among journalists.

Dlamini, 59, admitted that rapid changes in the media were among the reasons for his grey hairs.

“The older (generation) of journalists were street-smart and went all …

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Universities take a hard look in the mirror to face 4IR

“I think that the way we teach children at school today will not be the way we do so in the future. I look at my own children and see that a lot of the knowledge required for the future, they won’t be taught at school. Imagination, for example …

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Judge's directive a major court blow for RAF claimants

The directive from Judge President Dunstan Mlambo to regulate the case management, trial allocation and enrolment of trial matters came into effect from July 1, 2019, in the Gauteng Division in Pretoria and the Johannesburg Local Division.

“All trial matters which prior to July 1, 2019, had been allocated a …

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