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Luthuli House reinstates membership of Eastern Cape ANC strongman and deputy mayor

The ANC national disciplinary committee has overturned the decision of the party’s Eastern Cape disciplinary committee to suspend two high-ranking party members.

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SA records 157 new Covid-19 deaths and 8,400 new cases in 24 ...

According to the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD), there were 157 in-hospital deaths recorded in the past 24 hours, taking the ...

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Mother of the 'Thembisa 10' accuses dad's family of wanting ...

The mother of SA's alleged “Thembisa 10" decuplets, Gosiame Sithole, has accused the family of the children's dad of wanting to benefit financially ...

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BREAKING | SA moved to lockdown level 3

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday moved the country to lockdown level 3 amid a surge of Covid-19 cases, particularly in Gauteng.
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IN FULL | 'We have to act decisively and quickly to save lives': Ramaphosa's full address ...

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday announced that the country would be moved to lockdown level 3 restrictions.

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WATCH LIVE | President Ramaphosa addresses the nation on government’s Covid-19 response

President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Tuesday night address the nation on the government's response to the rising number of ...

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‘There are no 10 babies’: Tsotetsi family statement as saga continues

The Tsotetsi family said in a statement on Tuesday night that the -"Thembisa 10" did not exist - "until proven ...

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SPONSORED | Wilmot Magopeni opens new Leapfrog property franchise in Vincent

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ANC members protest at Luthuli House over unpaid salaries and ‘unfair’ labour practices

ANC acting secretary-general Jessie Duarte says it will require sober and decisive action to deal with the problems ...

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BREAKING | 'There is a family meeting this evening': minister Khumbudzo Ntshavheni ...

President Cyril Ramaphosa will address the nation on Tuesday night, acting minister in the presidency, Khumbudzo ...

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Steve Biko Academic Hospital CEO says 'Thembisa 10' not admitted there

Gosiame Sithole arrived at the hospital on Saturday and introduced herself as the woman who gave birth to the 10 ...

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FARMERS UNDER SIEGE | Dispatch documentary exposing EC stock theft horrors now live

‘Farmers Under Siege’ highlights the murderous battle over livestock in the hills of the Eastern Cape.

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July fuel price uncertainty looms as oil continues to battle rand

Rand strength is keeping rampant international oil prices mostly at bay, but only petrol is currently set for price ...

Africa

Zambia's founding president Kenneth Kaunda is being treated for pneumonia

Zambia's former president Kenneth Kaunda, 97, is being treated for pneumonia at a military hospital in the capital ...

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The latest facts, news, figures and live tracking of Covid-19.

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Calls for Eastern Cape teachers to undergo crash courses in maths and science

Short crash courses in matric maths and science — for teachers — are needed immediately. This demand was made by the ...

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R2.5m booze, truck hijacked in East London

Alcohol worth R2.5-million was stolen during the brazen hijacking of a liquor delivery truck in East London. A ...

YACOOB ABBA OMAR | Are we devouring our kittens as we celebrate Youth Day?

SA lags well behind the world average in terms of SMMEs’ contribution to employment opportunites

Youth still fighting for quality education, 45 years on

For the youth to eradicate poverty and participate in the economy through employment and/or entrepreneurship, they require access to quality education.

OPINION | Billions lost to corruption leave us gasping

We can’t breathe. It is devastating to think of the billions intended to alleviate the effects of the pandemic that was stolen, used inappropriately or ...

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Business

State’s 49% stake in SAA could be further ...

Takatso’s majority share could increase if the airline needs more funds

Wierzycka back with plan to commercialise ...

Sygnia co-founder is planning an investment vehicle that would replicate the Oxford Sciences Innovation (OSI) model in ...

Mobile network Rain ‘a victim of its own ...

Investment holding company Arc says it will prioritise the resolution of customer queries and complaints following ...

African CEOs optimistic about economic ...

PwC’s annual survey of corporate leaders shows 68% of African executives believe growth will improve in 2021

Why I’m investing in East London's ...

SPONSORED | Wilmot Magopeni opens new Leapfrog property franchise in Vincent

Oceans economy still has huge untapped ...

Investing in the ocean industry and aligning maritime skills training with available opportunities is key to the ...

Millions to be invested in Nelson Mandela ...

The Nelson Mandela Bay council has approved an investment incentive that will bring hundreds of desperately needed jobs ...

Lifestyle

Performance meets understatement in new ...

A GT3 that offers go without the show, and also available with automatic transmission

Seven steps to buying your dream used car

Buying a car is a big investment. Follow this advice to avoid disappointment

Volkswagen announces local pricing for ...

Volkswagen on Tuesday finally confirmed local pricing for its facelifted Tiguan range

WATCH | Babes & Mampintsha’s reality show ...

It looks like "Uthando Lodumo" will not spare any details on Mampintsha and Babes Wodumo's love and lives!

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Mzansi reacts to Trevor Noah's snub of SA ...

Trevor's "world tour" available dates show that the show will start in September and go on until December. Unless, he's ...

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World

Biden drops Trump-era bid to ban TikTok ...

Commerce department told to review security concerns of apps as data risks remain

Israel sees probable link between Pfizer ...

Israel's Health Ministry said on Tuesday it had found the small number of heart inflammation cases observed mainly in ...

Iran navy ship sinks at mouth of Gulf ...

Iran's largest navy ship sank after catching fire near the mouth of the Gulf, but the entire crew was able to safely ...

China reports first human case of H10N3 ...

A 41-year-old man in China's eastern province of Jiangsu has been confirmed as the first human case of infection with ...

Indigenous groups call for Canada to ...

Indigenous groups in Canada are calling for a nationwide search for mass graves at residential school sites after the ...

Saudi minister defends order to turn down ...

Saudi Arabia's Islamic affairs minister on Monday defended an order to lower the volume on mosque loudspeakers, saying ...

Sport

Stinking truth - A DispatchLIVE special investigation series

Dispatch reporters scoop national award

Daily Dispatch journalists Bongani Fuzile and Sino Majangaza have been recognised for the work they did while ...

Cholera outbreak lurks in province’s ...

Parts of the Eastern Cape may be on the brink of a cholera outbreak as a result of local government’s abuse of the ...

WATCH | EXCLUSIVE: How the Eastern Cape’s ...

Eastern Cape rivers are becoming deadly sewers.A Daily Dispatch team investigated three vital rivers in the province ...

Outrage as foul leaks slowly kill Buffalo ...

A number of Buffalo City Metro’s rivers have been exposed to raw sewage and are contaminated – something that fills ...

Boxing Mecca

Colin Nathan recalls scary Covid-19 drama ...

Successful boxing trainer Colin “Nomakanjani” Nathan is making a steady recovery in Russia after being hospitalised ...

SA amateur boxing elects new executive

SA finally has a legitimate amateur boxing leadership after more than a year in the wilderness. The SA National ...

New boxing organisation offers old-timers ...

Toppies and over-aged pugilists can now take up the sport competitively after receiving the blessing of the South ...

Khuse camp in crisis ahead of SA title ...

This follows reports that there is a crisis in the technical team of the boxer ahead of the fight scheduled to be held ...

Fuzile returns to hero’s welcome after ...

Fuzile beat Briton Martin Ward via a seventh round stoppage in an IBF junior lightweight title eliminator in Mandalay ...