Pretoria, South Africa Newswire (Page 5)

Pretoria, South Africa Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Violence continues unabated in PretoriaRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Xinhuanet

    ... for August 3. Photo taken on June 21, 2016 shows a burnt truck in the township of Atteridgeville, Pretoria, South Africa. Protesters defied a stern government warning against violence overnight in Pretoria, with some resorting to looting overnight, ...

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  2. Over 50 arrested over violence during protests in S. AfricaRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Xinhuanet

    ... she added. Photo taken on June 21, 2016 shows a burnt truck in the township of Atteridgeville, Pretoria, South Africa. Protesters defied a stern government warning against violence overnight in Pretoria, with some resorting to looting overnight, ...

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  3. Pistorius says he deserves long sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Yahoo!

    Oscar Pistorius has denied deliberately killing Reeva Steenkamp and says he believes the late model would want him to "help the less fortunate" rather than "waste my life" in prison, according to advance excerpts from his first television interview since the February 2013 killing. Daily newspaper The Guardian on Thursday published excerpts from the interview the South African athlete gave British broadcaster ITV, which is due to be aired in the UK late on Friday.

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  4. #TshwaneUnrest: Lone voice sparked violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Iol.co.za

    Free wi-fi could be taken way away if Thoko Didiza becomes executive mayor of the capital - so warned a voice in a recording circulating among municipal workers and ANC comrades for the past two days. The recording of one minute and 23 seconds was sent to ANC volunteers and workers attached to the municipal "Vat Alles" programme.

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  5. The world in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | NWAonline

    Rioters looted shops on the outskirts of South Africa's capital Wednesday, and authorities reported two deaths and more than 50 arrests since violence broke out in the Pretoria area two days ago. Police fired rubber bullets to disperse crowds in Mabopane, where people ran out of one store with stolen groceries and other goods, according to South African media reports.

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  6. Oscar Pistorius interview: 'I can still smell Reeva's blood'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... interview about what he says happened on the night he shot the 29-year-old model at his home in Pretoria, South Africa. It comes just days after a psychologist told a South African court the Paralympian was "anxious and depressed" and too ill to ...

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  7. 'Tenderpreneurship trips up small businesses'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Iol.co.za

    Oscar Siziba, Absa managing executive for Gauteng North, Limpopo and Mpumalanga, told tender beneficiaries to rid themselves of their tenderpreneurial mentality yesterday at the Tshwane SMME Fair 2016 at the CSIR in Pretoria. Criticising tender practices, Siziba said tenders were not actually proper business but just activities.

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  8. #TshwaneUnrest: What went wrong?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Iol.co.za

    Violence broke out earlier this week with roads blocked, buses burnt out and shops looted in Tshwane townships such as Atteridgeville. Picture: Oupa Mokoena Protesters allied to South Africa's governing African National Congress have been on a rampage following a fallout over the party's choice of a mayoral candidate for the Tshwane metropole, which includes the administrative capital Pretoria.

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  9. Anti-Didiza protesters loot shopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Iol.co.za

    The Tshwane unrest took a criminal turn on Wednesday when masses lobbying for the reinstatement of Kgosientso Ramokgopa as mayoral candidate resorted to looting shops. A group of about 70 people stood outside the Slovo Phase 4 stores in Winterveld while another group of about 10 broke in through the door and windows.

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  10. Saving your car in tough timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | PR Log

    PRETORIA, South Africa - June 23, 2016 - PRLog -- When your car is repossessed it has a major impact on your life. Everything becomes a whole lot more difficult - getting to work, getting the kids to and from school, medical emergenciesa So you want to hold on to your car as much as you can.

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  11. Dalung seeks private sector investment in sports developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Ghanamma.com

    The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, has called for an increased private sector investment in sports development. The minister disclosed during a two-day work inspection of sporting facilities in Kano State accompanied by a team of foreign investors from the Czech Republic.

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  12. Daher Appoints 208 Aviation As The TBM Service Center For Southern AfricaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Aero-News Network

    ... maintenance and support for new and used turbine aircraft. Based at Wonderboom Airport just north of Pretoria, South Africa it holds Civil Aviation Authority approvals for maintenance in South Africa, Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe. The company ...

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  13. .com | Some South Africans still think along racial, tribal lines - academicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | News24

    Branding the Tshwane protests are "acts of thuggery" and claiming that the protesters were not members of the ANC will not stop the city from burning, says Maynard Manyowa . News24 speaks to local taxi drivers in Tshwane on Tuesday about this week's unrest in the metropole's townships following the ANC's decision to name Thoko Didiza as the party's mayoral candidate for the upcoming municipal elections.

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  14. 'I can smell the blood - I can feel the warmness of it on my...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Daily Mail

    ... interview about what he says happened on the night he shot the 29-year-old model at his home in Pretoria, South Africa. It comes just days after a psychologist told a South African court the Paralympian was 'anxious and depressed' and too ill to ...

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  15. 'I still feel her blood' Pistorius in tears as he describes murder of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Daily Star

    ... moment he realised he had killed Reeva after firing a gun through the bathroom door at his mansion in Pretoria, South Africa, on Valentine's Day in 2013. He says: "All of a sudden I hear a noise, at the toilet. I presumed it was the toilet door ...

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  16. Oscar Pistorius claims he can still 'smell' Reeva...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Mirror.co.uk

    The disgraced South African athlete's interview will air in the UK on Friday, where he insists he should not spend time in jail for her murder Shamed Oscar Pistorius has gone into graphic detail about the night that he killed his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in February 2013 after firing four times through a locked toilet door. The South African athlete claimed the killing was an accident in his first TV interview, saying: "I heard a noise at the toilet and before I knew it I'd fired four shots".

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  17. Morning briefing: 12 stories from around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | The New Zealand Herald

    The campaign for Britain to 'Leave' the European Union has established a one-point lead over the rival 'Remain' camp before voting on the EU membership referendum begins tonight, according to an opinion poll published by polling firm Opinium. The survey put support for Leave at 45 per cent and Remain at 44 per cent.

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  18. Looters Ransack Shops on 3rd Day of South African Vote ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Voice of America

    Looters raided shops and burned-out cars blocked roads in South Africa's capital on Wednesday, the third day of violence triggered by the ruling party's choice of a mayoral candidate for local polls. Police said rioters were targeting foreigners' shops as public anger mounted over economic hardships in the build-up to August 3 elections likely to become a referendum on President Jacob Zuma's leadership.

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  19. .com | Violent pre-election protests illegal - deputy ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | News24

    A clear distinction must be made between genuine protests and mere acts of public violence ahead of the upcoming local government elections, Co-operative Governance Deputy Minister Andries Nel said on Wednesday. "The right to assemble and to protest peacefully and unarmed is a fundamental Constitutional right that many millions of South Africans fought and sacrificed for.

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  20. Two killed during looting spree in MamelodiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Iol.co.za

    Gauteng police on Wednesday confirmed that two people were shot and killed in Mamelodi, east of Pretoria, this as several shops were looted in the area overnight. Kweza said by Wednesday morning, police had arrested more than 40 people following incidents of violence amid continuing protests across Pretoria.

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