4 students arrested as UKZN violence escalates, car torched-2019

4 students arrested as UKZN violence escalates, car torched-2019

Violence at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) has escalated as four students were arrested during the protests, the police said on Wednesday."One student's vehicle was set alight by the protesters. The situation is stable. Police deployments remain in place for now," said police spokesperson Brigadier Jay Naicker.The arrests come as the police and campus security…
Neil Aggett inquest: Barbara Hogan tells court how she wishes she had never written ‘Close comrades’ report-2019

Neil Aggett inquest: Barbara Hogan tells court how she wishes she had never written...

ANC veteran Babara Hogan has told the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg how she wishes she had never compiled a report that included a list of "close comrades" on it.On Wednesday, Hogan testified at the reopened inquest into former anti-apartheid activist Dr Neil Aggett's death. Aggett, who was a medical doctor and trade unionist lobbying…
Steyn returns for Bulls’ Super Rugby opener-2019

Steyn returns for Bulls’ Super Rugby opener-2019

2020-01-29 16:40 Morne Steyn (Getty Images) Cape Town - The Bulls have named a strong starting line-up for their Super Rugby season opener against the Sharks at Kings Park on Friday.Register your interest for the British & Irish Lions tickets in South Africa 2021The team welcomes back flyhalf Morné Steyn who last played for the Pretoria…
Joburg cops offered plastic bag full of cash during raid on man found with illicit cigarettes worth R1m-2019

Joburg cops offered plastic bag full of cash during raid on man found with...

A 43-year-old man was arrested in Meyerton, Gauteng, on Monday after being found in possession of a large number of illicit cigarettes valued at R1m. According to Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department (JMPD) spokesperson Wayne Minnaar, officers responded to a tip-off about a hefty supply of contraband cigarettes being stored on a property. As JMPD officers…
‘Matwetwe’ actor Sibusiso Khwinana’s murder trial to start on Friday-2019

‘Matwetwe’ actor Sibusiso Khwinana’s murder trial to start on Friday-2019

Nearly a year after Matwetwe actor Sibusiso Khwinana was murdered, his alleged murderer will finally stand trial.It is expected to start in the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Friday. Julius Lucas, 35, who is accused of stabbing Khwinana in March 2019 during a robbery at Sterland Mall in the capital city, appeared briefly in…
Chance army meeting shapes Nienaber’s career forever-2019

Chance army meeting shapes Nienaber’s career forever-2019

Cape Town - Life takes you on some strange twists and turns, but little did a young Jacques Nie­naber know, back in 1991, when he bumped into the room-mate of a friend, it would shape his life and career forever.Register your interest for the British & Irish Lions tickets in South Africa 2021According to the…
Thiem stuns Nadal to make Australian Open semis-2019

Thiem stuns Nadal to make Australian Open semis-2019

Dominic Thiem (Getty Images) The fifth seed, beaten by Nadal in the last two French Open finals, battled past the Spaniard 7-6 (7/3), 7-6 (7/4), 4-6, 7-6 (8/6) to deny him a crack at a record-equalling 20th Grand Slam title.He will now meet German seventh seed Zverev who shattered the dreams of veteran Stan Wawrinka…
Coronavirus: No need to evacuate South Africans living in Wuhan – Mkhize-2019

Coronavirus: No need to evacuate South Africans living in Wuhan – Mkhize-2019

There is no evidence to necessitate the evacuation of South African citizens living in Wuhan, China, amid the coronavirus outbreak, according to the Department of Health.The department said the Chinese government called for calm and reassured South Africa that there was no need for foreign nationals living in that country to be evacuated.READ | SA…
Tragedy at Joburg high school as 3 teachers die in car accident – department-2019

Tragedy at Joburg high school as 3 teachers die in car accident – department-2019

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Another car is believed to have plunged off Herolds Bay cliff, body being recovered-2019

Another car is believed to have plunged off Herolds Bay cliff, body being recovered-2019

A man's body has been retrieved after his vehicle plunged off the cliff at Voëlklip in Herolds Bay near George on Wednesday.ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said several hikers had witnessed the vehicle going off the cliff."On arrival, medics found the vehicle some distance down the cliff lying in the waves. Rescue technicians immediately rigged a…