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Public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has expressed concern that donations made to President Cyril Ramaphosa’s CR17 campaign created a “risk of state capture” by those who contributed millions to his bid to become ANC leader.
The Supreme Court of Appeal has upheld an eviction of an elderly couple and their mentally disabled daughter from a farm they had occupied since July 2013, and where they had been residing rent-free since November that year.
SA Airways (SAA) check in counters at major airports were deserted as around 3,000 staff embarked on a strike on Friday saw domestic, regional and international flights being grounded by the embattled airline.
The SA Human Rights Commission's handling of a racism case involving Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth came back to haunt the commission's acting head of legal, Buang Jones, when he appeared for a deputy public protector interview in Parliament on Tuesday.
Human settlements‚ water and sanitation minister Lindiwe Sisulu has appointed former social development minister Bathabile Dlamini as the chairperson of the Social Housing Regulatory Authority interim board
This week in True Crime SA’s Spotlight minisode we reveal the details behind a 12-year-old cold case that was recently solved through the hard work of a dedicated detective and a slam-dunk DNA match.
Body part discoveries were another hot topic in true crime news this week, with a skull uncovered at a building site in Rustenburg and police divers scouring Durban harbour for a severed arm that turned out to be fake.