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President Jacob Zuma hosts Senegal President Sall on State Visit, 24 Oct

President Jacob Zuma will on Tuesday, 24 October 2017, host the President of the Republic of Senegal, His Excellency President Macky Sall for a State Visit to South Africa, in Cape Town.South Africa and Senegal enjoy cordial bilateral political, economic and social relations underpinned by…

Government News

Taxi boss killers sentenced to life

Today, Madadeni High Court convicted and sentenced Lindokuhle Mhlongo (31), and Ndawoyakhe Shabalala (47), for killing a taxi boss in 2013. On 28 November 2013 at about 07:00, a local taxi owner, Siyabonga Nkabinde (38), was with a relative (62), when they were allegedly ambushed…

Aviation

Communities benefit from OR Tambo projects

Residents in OR Tambo's home village of Nkantolo in the Eastern Cape have much to celebrate as the late stalwart's centenary year has brought about positive developments.The provincial Department of Human Settlement has rolled out a housing project of 1 000 houses, with 500 of…

Business

Family Remembers Minnesota Man Killed in Mogadishu Blast

Among the hundreds of people killed in the Oct. 14 terrorist attack in Mogadishu was a U.S. citizen, Ahmed Abdikarim Eyow, 51, from Bloomington, Minnesota.Eyow, a Somali native who came to the U.S. in 1998, died when a truck bomb ripped through the hotel where…

Medical and Health

ERMELO RESIDENTS TO DISCUSS AMENDMENTS TO THE CPA

The Portfolio Committee on Rural Development and Land Reform will tomorrow hold public hearings on the Communal Property Associations Amendment Bill [B12-2017] in Ermelo, Mpumalanga. The hearings are to afford all interested stakeholders an opportunity to contribute in the amendments of the Act to ensure…