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Murder rate surges in Eastern Cape

Several categories of crime are on the decrease nationally, but the Eastern Cape received a special mention from police minister Bheki Cele on Friday — for all the wrong ...

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Hudson Park High first team rugby coach Thabo Sisua says they want to continue to enjoy their rugby even amid the talk of a Covid-19 third wave ...

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An East London mother is in anguish after her seriously ill 14-year-old daughter was discharged from the psychiatric ward at Cecilia Makiwane Hospital in April without her knowledge.
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Farmers Under Siege

A bloody battle over livestock in the hills of the Eastern Cape has turned so violent that established farmers are starting to surrender, sell up and migrate. Marginal farmers living in villages and some farmers have gone into resistance mode and ...
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State of disaster extended for another month

The national state of disaster has been extended for another month, until June 15.

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Cop in trouble for allegedly impregnating inmate awaiting trial for murder

A North West police officer is in trouble after he allegedly impregnated an inmate who was awaiting trial for murder.

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Sars and NPA join forces to combat tax crime

Sars and the NPA are joining forces to combat tax crime and non-compliance with tax laws, which they say erode the tax ...

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R66m for Zulu royal family from KZN budget

The Zulu royal household has been allocated a budget of R66.1m — R5m less than last year, KwaZulu-Natal premier Sihle ...

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More than 9,500 rapes in three months: Cele vows crackdown on GBV

"The sexual violence meted against women in this country is simply shameful," says police minister Bheki Cele.

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Crime stats: Alcohol played a part in many violent assaults in SA

"Alcohol abuse is the albatross around one's neck for us in the SAPS and certainly for the communities we serve," ...

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Thuli Madonsela on Covid-19 third wave: Let’s hang in there, vaccines are coming

The former public protector said we should all be proactive to prevent a third wave of Covid-19 infections.

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The killing of 24 police officers in three months is a ‘crisis’: Bheki Cele

Police minister Bheki Cele said the death of police officers at the hands of criminals was a crisis which had the ...

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amaBhungane calls ‘censorship’ as Twitter blocks access to tender exposé

Investigative journalism group amaBhungane says blocking of access to their articles online amounts to 'censorship'.

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Murder rate increases in Eastern Cape and KZN flagged by police minister Bheki Cele

The Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal have seen double-digit increases in their murder rates, police minister Bheki Cele ...

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WATCH | Police minister Bheki Cele presents crime stats

Police minister Bheki Cele is releasing the quarterly crime statistics for the beginning of January to end of March.

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WATCH LIVE | Zondo commission hears evidence from four unidentified witnesses

The state capture inquiry will hear evidence from four unidentified witnesses on Friday.

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ANC step-aside rule violates principle of ‘innocent until proven guilty’: Ace Magashule

Ace Magashule is asking the high court to uphold the retaliatory suspension he issued to President Cyril Ramaphosa.

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