News Weird & Bizarre 

35,000 return to SA through Beitbridge in 24 hours as travellers face delays

‘We’re constantly liaising with our South African counterparts to expedite the movement of people’ Travelling chaos … Motorists wait for their turn on road leading to the Zimbabwe side of the Beitbridge border post BEITBRIDGE – Travellers are facing lengthy delays at the country’s busiest port of entry at Beitbridge as tens of thousands return to South Africa after the… Read More
Accident News 

Zimbabwe bus in a head-on collision with trucks in SA

Another Zim Bus reportedly in a head-on collision with trucks in SA. A Blue Ranger bus operating the Joburg to Gweru/Kwekwe/Kadoma route has reportedly been involved in a head-on collision with trucks this morning near Louis Trichardt in SA. Witnesses say a police car flagged down a Quantum in front of the bus and the driver pf the Quantum then instantly… Read More
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IMF wants South Africa to create investment friendly environment

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) wants government to create an environment that is conducive for investment and implement much-needed structural reforms to boost the ailing economy, National Treasury said on Monday following a visit by the lender. The IMF visited South Africa from 6 – 21 November to discuss economic and financial developments as part of its bi-annual surveillance function. “The… Read More
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Solutions to Zim crisis will come from Zimbabweans but SA ready to help – SA

PRETORIA – International Relations Minister, Naledi Pandor, on Monday, said Pretoria strongly believes that Zimbabwe’s challenges can only be fixed by the country’s millions of citizens, aided by friendly neighbours like South Africa and countries in the region. Delivering a keynote address at a symposium hosted by the department of international relations and cooperation (Dirco) at the University of South… Read More
News Sports 

South Africa dominate ragged England to win third World Cup

By Reuters: ‘Since I have been alive I have not seen South Africa like this’ World beaters … South Africa players celebrate with the Webb Ellis trophy after winning the World Cup Final on November 2, 2019 (REUTERS/Matthew Childs) YOKOHAMA, Japan – South Africa laid the groundwork with traditional Springbok rugby and finished an out-gunned England side off with two… Read More
Lifestyle News 

Police probe gun shots, spinning cars at Chatsworth ‘gangster funeral’

Durban – Police are probing the alleged involvement of a security firm, a private ambulance service and a funeral service in reported traffic infringements and firing of guns during a funeral procession at the weekend. The brother of an alleged gang leader was given a send-off with the spinning of car tyres, gunshots and the sounding of emergency vehicle sirens… Read More
Courts & Crimes News Weird & Bizarre 

SA prisons could run out of beds as crime rate surges

The growing crime rate and rise in life sentences meted out to offenders may mean that there won’t be enough beds for criminals in SA’s prisons. The department of correctional services has conceded that it is worried about over-crowding which is on a steady rise, as evidenced by the latest shocking crime statistics. The department is forced to be creative to… Read More
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Xenophobia hub: South Africa apologises, sends envoys to affected countries

Abdur Rahman Alfa Shaban with DANIEL MUMBERE   South Africa apologises Nigeria’s president on Monday thanked his South African counterpart for sending a special envoy to apologise over the recent xenophobic attacks. The special envoy, Jeff Radebe told president Muhammadu Buhari that the attacks on foreigners do not represent South Africa’s “value system, nor those of the larger number of South Africans”.… Read More