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The governing party and its alliance partners the South African Communist Party and Congress of South African Trade Unions held a briefing on Thursday afternoon after their meeting.
The gold miner said it began a phased restart of Mponeng - the world's deepest mine - on Monday with four crews on the first shift, just 9% of the normal full complement of 44 crews.
Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu is briefing the media on the outcomes of the Cabinet meeting.
With the province trying to reserve as much intensive care unit space as possible to deal with the peak in COVID-19 cases, this extra burden is of particular concern for health authorities.
Lobby group Ndifuna Ukwazi said that even though level 3 regulations provided a prohibition on evictions, it was limited.
Officers were also hard at work raiding shops believed to be selling fake goods in Jeppe Street. Several items were confiscated and shops closed down.
National Police Commissioner Khehla Sithole set up a task team following serious allegations of corruption dating back to 2017.
At least six children have been wounded in gun violence in the Cape Town metro this week.
Students are back to training at Groote Schuur Hospital and other healthcare facilities across the Cape, but like several doctors and nurses, they are concerned about their safety.
The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and efforts to deal with it means that the Budget that Finance Minister Tito Mboweni tabled in February has to be substantially revised.
The president may have had his hands full with COVID-19 related urgent business, but he did find the time to sign the Independent Police Investigative Directorate Amendment Bill into law.
The party said it wrote to Higher Education, Science and Innovation Minister Dr Blade Nzimande demanding an explanation about how the process would be handled.
Mlungisi Thabethe (28) and six others, including a juvenile male, face charges of murder and kidnapping.
The National Union of Public Service and Allied Workers (Nupsaw) said at least six people at the hospital had tested positive for COVID-19.
The department on Wednesday said Thami ka Plaatjie and two former officials were being investigated after an audio discussing their plans to take the money for their personal enrichment surfaced.
On Tuesday, the LFN won its case in the High Court in Pretoria, which found government's lockdown regulations for levels 4 and 3 were unconstitutional and invalid.
The committee believes the fence, valued at R37 million, was not fulfilling the role it was intended to, calling it a waste of money.
The eight officers were handcuffed in a Thursday morning operation along with a former lieutenant general and six private citizens.
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The Ekurhuleni mayor got into trouble when he tweeted an article and agreed with EFF leader Julius Malema's remarks that 'the white economy should collapse'.
City Power raided the area along with police and disconnected dozens of homes that had plugged into the grid illegally.
The cente said before taking government to court, it had written to the Department of Social Development, Sassa, and the Presidency.
Numsa members were on strike at the steel company since May, accusing management of reducing workers' salaries by 20% without consulting them.
Despite the strict COVID-19 lockdown regulations, boys and girls are still being attacked and killed at an alarming rate.
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In August 2018, Mkhwebane found Cele had failed to provide witness protection for two whistle-blowers from KwaZulu-Natal, leaving them open to assassination attempts.
The minister said Acsa and some major South African airlines could not be allowed to fail because they played a crucial role in the country's economy.
For weeks, Western Cape Community Safety MEC Albert Fritz had been pleading with national government to allow these structures to support authorities.
The union said it had lost confidence that the department would be able to manage the resumption of classes on Monday after reporting that it lost PPE worth millions of rand this week.
Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan and Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter on Wednesday told Parliament that while progress was made, the unbundling process was complex, and that caution was needed.
Police say the suspects fled the scene on Wednesday night and were yet to be arrested.
Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo said public hearings would resume at the end of June.
The health ministry on Wednesday also confirmed the number of known cases in the country has risen to 37,525.
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Reports said that the victims, aged between 21 and 36, were all apparently shot in the head at a local drug den.
Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter said the first phase to divide the huge business into three subsidiaries operating under Eskom Holdings had progressed well but there were legal processes outside its control.
Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula said government was discussing how to assist Acsa and struggling airlines.
The judgment was handed down on Wednesday after an urgent application by lobby group AfriForum, challenging the validity of regulations that forbid self-isolation.
The trade union federation's reasoning is that a large number of young workers enter the labour market already heavily indebted, largely due to student loans.
Masina got into hot water with his party after he tweeted a newspaper article where he agreed with Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema's comments that called for the collapse of the white economy.
Residents in PE can now get booze, snacks and a racy show at what is believed to be South Africa's first drive-through strip club.
A helpline has been set up, strictly dedicated to help private and public healthcare workers with their mental health and anxiety, especially during the battle against COVID-19 battle but also beyond.
Thami ka Plaatjie was suspended after audio emerged of him and two former employees discussing their intensions to siphon from a budget of R200 million.
Patrol officers pounced on a bucket shop in Khayelitsha on Tuesday.
Members of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) believe the fence, valued at R37 million, was not fulfilling the role it was intended to, calling it a waste of money.
A cash-in-transit vehicle was attacked by armed robbers in Chamdor on Wednesday morning, the suspects managed to flee with an undisclosed amount of money after using explosives to access the cash.
The taxi he was driving crashed into a lamp pole and overtuned before Jakes Gerwel Drive on the N2 highway on Wednesday morning.
Western Cape MEC for Finance and Economic Opportunities David Maynier said that it played a significant role in providing access to the Garden Route District for many business travellers across the country.
City Power, along with Johannesburg Metro Police and the SAPS, raided the area on Wednesday and disconnected power from 30 houses which were caught selling electricity to those living in the informal settlement.
So far, 30 children have recovered from COVID-19 at the hospital.