Pretoria, South Africa Newswire (Page 10)

Pretoria, South Africa Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pretoria, South Africa. (Page 10)

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  1. Thaw in US relations won't harm Cuba's SA tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    The Cuban government has assured the South African government that its recent warming of relations with its historical foe, the United States, will not diminish its relations with South Africa, its historical friend. Cuba's visiting first deputy foreign minister Medina Gonzalez gave this assurance to his South African counterpart Luwellyn Landers when they met in Pretoria on Monday.

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  2. .com | Witness describes hijacking of US official in JoburgRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | News24

    A woman has described witnessing the incident in which a US councilman was attacked and shot in the face on a Johannesburg tour bus over the weekend. It was reported on Monday that CJ Small, from Mobile, Alabama, was shot when the tour bus he was in was hijacked by armed robbers in Edenvale.

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  3. Katie Price reveals she was private messaging Oscar Pistorius during his trialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    The Loose Women panelist was speaking about her fascination with serial killers when she said that the convicted murderer had contacted her The Loose Women panelist was discussing her obsession with serial killers during the ITV daytime show when she made the startling confession. She explained that the South African paralympic athlete had private messaged her on Twitter after she made a mention of him in a column she had written.

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  4. South African shanty-town demolition sparks riotsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The demolition of shacks north of the South African capital Pretoria triggered riots on Monday and overnight in which two security guards were killed, police said on Tuesday. Four people had been arrested and would be charged with public violence while a fifth faced a charge of murder, police spokesman Tsekiso Mofokeng said.

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  5. SA's rhino horn ban liftedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    South Africa's seven-year ban on selling rhino horn has been lifted in the aftermath of a court case by the world's biggest private rhino breeder. The decision means that rhino horn can now be bought and sold again within South Africa, subject to permits, even though it remains illegal for them to be traded internationally in terms of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species .

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  6. 2 killed in South African protests against eviction JOHANNESBURG (AP) ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | WSOCTV

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  7. .com | MEC Mashatile awaiting report on Hammanskraal protestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | News24

    Human Settlements MEC Paul Mashatile says he is awaiting a report from the City of Tshwane regarding violent protests which are now in their second day in Hammanskraal, north of Pretoria. "We are investigating and we are awaiting reports from the City of Tshwane to find out what the issues are, then we will issue a statement afterwards," Mashatile told reporters during a governance and planning cluster briefing at the Gauteng Legislature on Tuesday.

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  8. NPA not charging Zuma seen as politicalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    National Prosecuting Authority head Shaun Abrahams incurred stinging criticism from experts and politicians after he announced his decision to appeal against the ruling setting aside the decision not to charge President Jacob Zuma on corruption charges. Abrahams told journalists: "I have given instruction to the State attorney to go ahead with the application for leave to appeal.

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  9. Chaos after fatal smash on N4 highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    The N4 highway was blocked for about six hours on Monday following an accident in which a 28-year-old man was killed and three people were injured in a multiple vehicle accident near Donkerhoek Toll Plaza. The highway was blocked from 8.30am to 2.30pm causing massive traffic chaos as cars backed up for kilometres along the highway.

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  10. Sport24.co.za | Joubert to referee Bulls v Lions derbyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | News24

    South Africa's Craig Joubert will referee Saturday's South African Super Rugby derby between the Bulls and Lions in Pretoria . Joubert will be assisted by Marius van der Westhuizen and Cwengile Jadezweni, with Christie du Preez the television match official .

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  11. Super Rugby Power Rankings - week 13Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    A fast start gave the Crusaders a crucial 29-10 victory over the Waratahs in a soggy Christchurch on Andy Ellis' 150th game for the franchise. Not surprisingly, when the cream rises to the top of Power Rankings it contains a healthy quota of New Zealand teams.

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  12. South Africa Just Lifted Its Ban on the Rhino Horn TradeRead the original story

    May 23, 2016 | National Geographic

    A lawsuit brought by two South African rhino ranchers to invalidate the country's rhino horn ban is upheld, and the government's appeal is denied. Poachers hacked off this rhino's horn in South Africa.

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  13. .com | Hammanskraal residents vow to continue protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | News24

    Residents of Hammanskraal, north of Pretoria, continued blocking roads in the township late on Monday as police patrolled the area following violent protests. The Red Ants, dressed in their red overalls, began demolishing their shacks after the City of Tshwane obtained a court order.

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  14. Headed to PretoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... much needed chapter for me and I look forward to sharing special parts of it with you. Will begin in Pretoria, South Africa then head home to Hargeisa, Somaliland/Somalia and Lalibela, Ethiopia. Can't wait to share! Please stay tuned!

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  15. South Africa's Chief Prosecutor to Appeal Zuma ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    South Africa's chief prosecutor said on Monday he will appeal a court ruling ordering his office to reconsider reinstating 783 corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma. "I have decided to apply leave to appeal against the judgment of the full bench of the Pretoria High ourt," National Prosecuting Authority head Shaun Abrahams said in a televised press conference in Pretoria.

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  16. Bulls may well miss out nowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    The South African conference has come alive and everything hangs in the balance with the next two weeks of Super Rugby crucial in determining which teams will make it to the play-offs of the competition. The Stormers pulled off a dramatic last gasp draw against the Sunwolves in what would have been the upset of the tournament thus far, while the Sharks escaped with a narrow 25-22 win against the Jaguares in Buenos Aires to remain in contention for a final sprint for the knockout stage.

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  17. Sport24.co.za | Fleck: We didn't deserve drawRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | News24

    Stormers coach Robbie Fleck acknowledged after the game that the list of things that went wrong in his side's 17-17 draw with the Sunwolves on Saturday was "long". They looked flat, gave away too many penalties, made too many errors and due to a lack of cohesion seldom looked the attacking threat they were in their 46-19 win in the reverse fixture at Newlands last month.

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  18. Crashes will kill more people than AidsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Road crashes will become the fifth leading cause of fatalities worldwide by 2030, overtaking Aids, tuberculosis, trachea, bronchus and lung cancers. Road Traffic Management Corporation head of road safety Mpho Mokhantso was quoting a World Health Organisation report at a discussion about the Road Safety Strategy for South Africa for 2016-2020 in Pretoria.

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  19. Gauteng ANC insists 'e-tolls must go'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    ANC members in Gauteng can't afford e-tolls. So they have instructed party chairman Paul Mashatile and Premier David Makhura to do something about it.

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  20. Trump's Politics of Whiteness and the CIA tip that Jailed Nelson MandelaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Juan Cole

    The revelation that the Central Intelligence Agency provided the tip to the Apartheid South African government that led to Nelson Mandela's arrest should come as no great shock, though the public confirmation is perhaps surprising. Nor is it unconnected to the popularity of Donald Trump, who is proposing a new Apartheid regime with regard to American Muslims.

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