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SA participates in AU safety, security meeting

South Africa is taking part in the 13th ordinary meeting of African chiefs of defence staff and heads of security and safety services at the African Union (AU) headquarters in Addis-Ababa.Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula is representing South Africa in the meeting which is currently underway.According…

Man raped after hitchhiking

The South African Police Service is once more condemning the continuous scourge of crimes which are generated from various hitchhiking spots throughout the Province.This condemnation follows the Police manhunt in Tzaneen for two unknown women who sexually assaulted a 25-year-old man.It is alleged that on…

SARS dispels Makwakwa bonus payment reports

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) on Monday corrected media reports stating that the Chief Officer for Business and Individual Tax, Jonas Makwakwa, was paid a bonus while on suspension.In a statement, the revenue service moved to correct media reports that Makwakwa, who returned to…