Free State, South Africa Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Sport24.co.za | Late Fileccia brace sinks sorry StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | News24

    Two late goals by Andrea Fileccia fired Maritzburg United into second place on the Absa Premiership table after a dramatic 2-1 victory over Platinum Stars at a delirious Harry Gwala Stadium on Friday. It was a dramatic turnaround that looked unlikely to happen after Riyaad Norodien's expert 30-yard set-piece gave Richard Ofori little chance.

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  2. Ramaphosa pays tribute to SANDF ahead of Armed Forces DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday paid tribute to the South African National Defence Force , saying the defence force has again confirmed the depth of the roots of South Africa's democracy. He was speaking during an inter-faith church service in Kimberley ahead of Armed Forces Day celebrations on Wednesday, which marks the "heroic sacrifices of our soldiers who died that fateful morning when the SS Mendi sank in the English Channel" on February 21, 1917, killing 646 people.

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  3. Time for ANC to speak the truthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    JZ doing his song and dance outside the Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein in this 2008 file photo. He was bent on circumventing the law, the writer says.Picture: Antoine de Ras/African News Agency Archives Around September 2014, as the ANC came under intense pressure to recall Jacob Zuma as the state president, Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane took her devotion to him to new heights when she vowed to defend him with her bum.

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  4. South Africa:Ajay Gupta Can Run, but Cannot Hide - Police MinisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    Part of the controversial Gupta family and now fugitive, Ajay Gupta can run, but cannot hide, said Police Minister Fikile Mbalula, who ordered police to ensure that he does not leave South Africa's borders. Wanted for charges relating to allegations of fraud and corruption over Estina Farm Community Project in Vrede Free State, Mbalula said police are satisfied that the Gupta brother is fully aware that he is wanted by police, but has failed to hand himself over, and has therefore been declared a fugitive from justice.

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  5. Sport24.co.za | Sink or swim in Absa Premiership final stretchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | News24

    What's important to them right now is the well-being of their most prized asset, Percy Tau. The Sundowns top scorer - seven goals so far - is still mourning the death of his brother, Mogau Tshehla of Polokwane City, who died in a car accident last week.

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  6. .com | Ajay Gupta can run, but cannot hide - MbalulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | News24

    Read the State of the Nation Address delivered by President Cyril Ramaphosa, in which he touched on a raft of measures to advance the socio-economic interests of all South Africans. Pretoria Part of the controversial Gupta family and now fugitive, Ajay Gupta can run, but cannot hide, said Police Minister Fikile Mbalula, who ordered police to ensure that he does not leave South Africa's borders.

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  7. Jele: I won't say we are title contendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    Orlando Pirates' senior statesman Happy Jele has dismissed the notion that they are Absa Premiership title contenders, even though the Buccaneers are in second place, five points behind Mamelodi Sundowns. Jele's statement is part truth and part mind games so that they can play with freedom in the final stretch with the pressure on the Brazilians.

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  8. #GuptaCourt: Hawks hunt for Ajay, not AtulRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    As fugitive Ajay Gupta continued to evade arrest on Friday, the Hawks have insisted that, contrary to various media reports, there is no manhunt for his brother, Atul. Late on Friday, Hawks spokesperson Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi confirmed that investigators were still in negotiations with a security company "protecting" Ajay.

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  9. Sport24.co.za | 4 must-watch weekend sporting eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | News24

    All-rounder J P Duminy will take over the helm, as an inexperienced Proteas attack take on a T20-specalist India squad. On Saturday, we see Baroka FC battle Chippa United , Golden Arrows host the reigning champions Wits and then the mouthwatering clash between Kaizer Chiefs and Cape Town City .

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  10. Cobras v Lions: Don't throw Kolpak players away, pleads van ZylRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    Stiaan van Zyl is congratulated on his 200 runs by former teammate Omphile Ramela of the Lions on Friday. Photo: Chris Ricco/BackpagePix That was Stiaan van Zyl's strong message to Cricket South Africa after his masterful double century at Boland Park on Friday.

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  11. Don't throw Kolpak players away, pleads Stiaan van ZylRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    "Don't throw us away!" That was Stiaan van Zyl's strong message to Cricket South Africa after his masterful double century at Boland Park on Friday. Van Zyl stroked a superb 228 off only 287 balls, which powered the Cobras to 574/8 declared in their Sunfoil Series clash against the Highveld Lions.

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  12. Ramaphosa vows to battle corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    South Africa's newly elected President has pledged to take on corruption in his first speech since his scandal-hit predecessor was forced to stand down. Cyril Ramaphosa said he would try "not to disappoint" the people of South Africa as he was sworn in yesterday as the nation's fifth president since its first free elections in 1994.

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  13. .com | Free State MEC, Bloem Water CEO released on warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | News24

    Bloemfontein Free State sports MEC Mathabo Leeto and Bloem Water CEO Limakatso Moorosi, who are facing charges of theft and corruption , were released on warning in the Bloemfontein Magistrate's Court on Friday. The pair was warned to appear at the Bloemfontein High Court on March 2, Hawks regional spokesperson Captain S'fiso Nyakane said in a statement.

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  14. .com | EXCLUSIVE: Guptas' Sahara Computers closed, abandonedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | News24

    Sahara Computers and two of its sister companies in the IT sector Annex Distribution and Sahara Systems closed down several months ago, apparently without drawing much attention. News24 on Friday gained access to Saraha Computers' abandoned premises in Midrand, Johannesburg.

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  15. .com | Where are 'fugitive' Ajay Gupta and his brothers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | News24

    Johannesburg As authorities search the length and breadth of South Africa for Ajay Gupta, speculation is rife on whether he has fled the country for good. News24 understands that the Hawks are still looking for Ajay, who is currently regarded as a fugitive, along with his two brothers Atul and Rajesh, albeit for different cases.

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  16. SA airport officials to share footages of fleeing Ajay GuptaRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    Cape Town [South Africa], Feb 16 : The officials of South African airport are coordinating with the country's elite high-priority crimes unit Hawks in order to establish the whereabouts of Ajay Gupta, the India-born close aide of former president Jacob Zuma who resigned on Thursday. The officials of OR Tambo International Airport will meet with Hawks investigators to hand over video footage showing Gupta's departure and will also verify his flight details.

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  17. Hawks needs more support, says Parly committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation need greater support in order to deal effectively with serious organised crime and corruption. This is according to Parliament's portfolio committee on police which on Friday welcomed a spate of high-profile arrests by the DPCI related to corruption allegations at different levels of government in the last 48 hours.

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  18. More state capture arrests in BloemRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Mail & Guardian

    Leeto was previously arrested and the case was withdrawn after her lawyers made representations. The CEO did not face charges at that time.

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  19. This week in SA politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    Johannesburg - From Jacob Zuma's resignation to Cyril Ramaphosa sworn in as a new President of the Republic of South Africa, Sthembiso Sithole wraps ups some of the stories that made headlines: After a long wait on whether Jacob Zuma will resign, on Wednesday evening he finally gave in. The former president addressed the media at Union Buildings in Pretoria.

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  20. #GuptaCourt: Bodyguards warned as Hawks hunt for AjayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    The Hawks have issued a stern warning to the bodyguards of Ajay Gupta not to protect him as they could face arrest for defeating the ends of justice. Ajay, who is said to be on the run, is wanted in connection with corruption charges emanating from investigations into the Vrede Dairy Farm Project in the Free State and has been declared a "fugitive from justice".

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