Tag Archives: News24 Top Stories

News24.com | Shoprite manager suspended after foul-mouthed altercation goes viral

A Gauteng Shoprite manager has been suspended, pending an investigation, after a heated altercation he had with an external service provider was caught on camera and ended up on social media.

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News24.com | State capture inquiry: Bosasa CEO emerges as ‘kingpin of bribes’, ‘corruption’

Bosasa CEO Gavin Watson has emerged as the absolute kingpin in the Bosasa empire of bribes, intimidation and cold hard cash at the state capture commission of inquiry in Johannesburg.

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News24.com | Friday’s weather: High temperatures for north and central SA

Heatwave conditions expected over the western and central parts of both the Free State and the North West, and the extreme eastern parts of the Northern Cape until Friday.

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News24.com | Friday’s weather: High temperatures for north and central SA

Heatwave conditions expected over the western and central parts of both the Free State and the North West, and the extreme eastern parts of the Northern Cape until Friday.

from News24 Top Stories http://bit.ly/2CwQ0aG

News24.com | Zimbabwe pastor says government acts like Mugabe

The Zimbabwe pastor and activist facing a charge of subversion has arrived at court and says the country’s new government is behaving like that of former longtime leader Robert Mugabe.

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News24.com | Almost R1m in 9 months – what taxpayers forked out for Zuma’s travel, cellphone costs

In the nine months since former president Jacob Zuma vacated the Union Buildings, taxpayers have coughed up close to R1m for travel, transport and cellphone usage for him, his spouses and two support staff members.

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Sport24.co.za | Pakistan seeking change of fortunes against Proteas

Pakistan will seek a change of fortune when they play South Africa in the first of five one-day internationals at St George’s Park on Saturday.

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News24.com | Another Cape blaze rages: Fire near Houw Hoek pass ‘out of control’

Another fire has flared up in the Western Cape – this time near the busy Houw Hoek Pass on the N2 – just as crews packed up after a devastating blaze in the region.

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News24.com | Former Springbok returns dismantled golf club, claiming it was ‘lost and found’

Two golf clubs, one of them dismantled, have been returned to the Stellenbosch Golf Club by a man who claims the items were “lost and found”.

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News24.com | DA bags 2 wards in Cape by-elections, but support drops in Bonteheuwel

The results of this week’s by-elections in the Western Cape are a mixed bag for both the ANC and DA.

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Sport24.co.za | Dry, Gans recalled for Blitzboks’ Australasian jaunt

Chris Dry will return to the Springbok Sevens squad for the first time in more than a year after being named in the tour Australasian group.

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News24.com | Body of one of the missing SA holidaymakers in Mozambique found – report

The body of one of the South Africans who went missing at sea in Mozambique has been found, according to media reports.

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News24.com | Former KZN cop spin doctor Vincent Mdunge wants out of jail

Former KwaZulu-Natal police spokesperson Vincent Mdunge, who began serving a five-year prison sentence in 2017, wants out of jail.

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News24.com | Zimbabwe pastor charged with subversion: Lawyers

A Zimbabwe lawyers’ group says a prominent pastor and activist has been charged with subverting a constitutional government amid a crackdown on protests against a dramatic fuel price increase.

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News24.com | Widow discharged from hospital to bury husband who died in Mountain View train crash

The widow of a man who died in the train collision at Mountain View station in Pretoria has been discharged from hospital so that she can bury her husband.

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News24.com | #StateCaptureInquiry: Agrizzi’s testimony postponed over ‘security issue’

Deputy chief justice Raymond Zondo has adjourned hearings of the commission of inquiry into state capture afternoon raising security concerns.

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News24.com | ‘A name means so much’ – sister of Life Esidimeni victim slams DA billboard

A relative of a Life Esidimeni victim has lambasted the DA for disrespecting the deceased by using their names on a billboard.

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News24.com | WATCH: Angry Life Esidimeni victims’ relatives tear down DA billboard

Video footage has been circulated on WhatsApp of two men cutting and tearing at the billboard.

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Sport24.co.za | Jones: Ireland the best rugby team in the world

England coach Eddie Jones says Ireland – and not New Zealand – are currently the best team in world rugby.

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News24.com | ANC, DA welcome expanded SIU probe into Life Esidimeni

President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed an amended proclamation to broaden the terms of reference of the Special Investigating Unit’s probe into the Life Esidimeni tragedy.

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Sport24.co.za | Milestone for Lee as Cheetahs name team to face Kings

Cheetahs coach Franco Smith has named his team for their PRO14 encounter against the Southern Kings in Port Elizabeth.

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News24.com | ‘I detest racism’ – Barkhuizen gives her version of what happened at Schweizer-Reneke school

Schweizer-Reneke primary school teacher Elana Barkhuizen maintains that her suspension is factually flawed on a number of grounds.

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News24.com | Stacks of cash for bribes were often moved around Bosasa office – Agrizzi

A video clip played before the commission of inquiry into allegations of state capture on has laid bare how stacks of cash used for “bribes” were moved around at Bosasa headquarters.

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News24.com | Sadtu demands answers following suspension of Schweizer-Reneke teacher at centre of racism row

Sadtu in the North West is demanding answers from the provincial department on why a teacher, who allegedly captured and shared a controversial image taken at Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke in the province, was suspended.

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News24.com | Anti-apartheid activist and award-winning author Hugh Lewin dies

South African author, journalist and anti-apartheid activist Hugh Lewin has died.

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News24.com | 4 young South Africans presumed drowned in Mozambique, but father remains ‘hopeful’

Four South Africans are still missing after going for a swim off an island in Mozambique.

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Sport24.co.za | S18 SA conference: ‘Dog eat dog’ this year!

Super Rugby 2019 is four weeks away … and Rob Houwing already predicts tighter, fiercer rivalry between the South African teams than for some time.

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News24.com | WATCH: Fist bumps, high fives and dance-offs – teacher lets children choose how to say hello

A Western Cape teacher has gone above and beyond the call of duty to make each of her Grade R pupils feel special every single morning. Zuleka Smit hands out fist bumps, high fives and dance-offs at her class door. Watch.

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News24.com | US alarmed as Zimbabwe targets, beats activists amid unrest

The US embassy in Zimbabwe says it is “alarmed” by credible reports that security forces are targeting and beating activists and labour leaders. A local doctors’ rights group says it has treated 68 gunshot cases.

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News24.com | ‘Who else just saw that?’ – ‘Small meteor’ lights up the Cape night sky

Social media users have reacted with awe at a meteor that passed over the Western Cape night sky in loud, fiery fashion.

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