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Teacher suspended after locking grade 1 pupil in strongroom overnight

The Mpumalanga education department suspended a teacher on Friday who allegedly locked a grade 1 pupil in a store room and forgot about him.

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Education department 'showing us the middle finger' as schools ...

Hundreds of parents and their supporters marched through Uitenhage on Thursday to protest the conditions at three schools: Gamble Street Secondary ...

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R3m 'cocaine' stash found in bags belonging to woman who had 'no ...

A woman who denied checking in any luggage had some explaining to do when two backpacks allegedly stuffed with R3m worth of cocaine were found on the ...

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'Bone-chilling' scene greets inspectors after man ...

A 19-year-old man was expected to appear in the Brakpan Magistrate’s Court on Friday after he allegedly stabbed the family dog to death.
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‘Right-wing leader’ appears in court on weapons ...

An alleged commander of the right wing group “Boerelegioen" has been arrested and appeared in the Hankey Magistrate’s Court on charges of illegal possession of firearms and ammunition.
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Councillor accused of ‘dodgy’ home sales

An Eastern Cape ANC ward councillor is embroiled in a dodgy “house sale” after three people have accused her of ...

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OPINION | Meet the smiling villains of the piece

These “representatives of the people” are the real thieves who represent nothing but their own interests. The real ...

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Transport boss put on ice

Premier Phumulo Masualle appointed Jongile Mhlomi as acting head of the department of transport on Friday after placing ...

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Hard-hitting doccie scoops global awards

Stroop: Journey into the Rhino Horn War is a powerful documentary that will make you rage, weep and want to start a war ...

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Star UK golfer in near-drowning drama on KZN south coast

UK golf star Charlotte Austwick is recovering in a KwaZulu-Natal hospital, after she and two others nearly drowned ...

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Eskom the 'main theatre' for state capture: Jabu Mabuza

When Jabu Mabuza took over as Eskom board chairman in January last year, he found that the embattled power utility was ...

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New terrorism-related charges for alleged Isis loyalists

Additional terrorism-related charges have been added to the case against the 12 men accused of orchestrating the bloody ...

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Panic stations at Bosasa headquarters in Krugersdorp

It was panic stations at Bosasa headquarters in Krugersdorp on Friday after staff were told a liquidator would be ...

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Truce sought between Cape Town teacher in 'slap' video and the pupil she hit

A union representing a Western Cape teacher who was caught on video slapping a pupil in a classroom at a Cape Town ...

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Premier suspends head of department

An Eastern Cape head of Department was suspended on Friday.

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OPINION | We must get past those constant denials

Denial is not a river in Egypt. It’s a state South Africa enters each year at budget time, when the headlines sing the ...

Business

Some green shoots for EC in budget

While Border-Kei Chamber of Business chief executive Les Holbrook described finance minister Tito Mboweni’s budget as ...

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WATCH LIVE | Eskom in hot seat at state capture inquiry

Eskom will be the focus of the state capture inquiry when it resumes on Friday.

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WATCH | Schoolboy beaten, robbed in broad daylight in Hillbrow

Police have launched a manhunt for the group of men who strangled and robbed a school boy in Hillbrow, Johannesburg.

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MPLs reject teams’ ‘inadequate’ response

A high-ranking delegation from the provincial department of co-operative government & traditional affairs was sent ...

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