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Pretoria, South Africa Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Reeva Steenkamp's parents on Oscar Pistorius: 'Why...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The New Zealand Herald

    The parents of Reeva Steenkamp, the South African model killed by Paralympian Oscar Pistorius more than two years ago, have revealed their continued belief that he killed her deliberately. June and Barry Steenkamp said they believed the athlete had fired on their daughter through a locked bathroom door to silence her after she began to scream at him during a row.

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  2. South Africa: Trade Mission to Ghana, Nigeria a SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | AllAfrica.com

    Department of Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Mzwandile Masina has commended the governments and business people of Ghana and Nigeria for their efforts to work with South Africa. This as the Deputy Minister, together with a business delegation, concluded an Outward Selling and Investment Mission to Ghana and Nigeria on Friday.

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  3. Sport24.co.za | Praise for Bulls, shame for WPRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | News24

    The aftermath of the Currie Cup clash between the Blue Bulls and Western Province in Pretoria earned praise for the one and shame for the other as the hosts claimed a 47-29 victory over the defending champions. Bulls coach Nollis Marais' much-vaunted change in strategy was on display in the second half with the back three of Warrick Gelant, Jamba Ulengo and Travis Ismaiel in devastating form.

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  4. Pistorius killed our daughter deliberately - SteenkampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Oscar Pistorius shot dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp deliberately, her parents said, ahead of an appeal hearing in which prosecutors are seeking to overturn a South African court ruling that the athlete was not guilty of murder. Barry Steenkamp, father of Reeva Steenkamp, is consoled by his wife June Steenkamp during the sentencing hearing of Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria in this October 15, 2014 file photo.

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  5. Two more cops killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Iol.co.za

    Amid a recent spate of attacks, an off-duty police officer was gunned down in Atteridgeville on Friday while en route to prepare for his wife's baby shower. Constable Ronald Baloyi, 37, who was to be a father to twins, was shot twice in the chest on Friday night while sitting in a car with his friend, Mukelani Myamba, 34. When Baloyi's wife Patricia, 28, heard the news, she was so distraught that she had to be admitted to Kalafong Hospital for shock.

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  6. South Africa: Tshwane Mayor an Informal Trader for a DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | AllAfrica.com

    Tshwane Mayor Kgosientso Ramokgopa will today swap his suit and the comfort of his office to experience the life of an informal trader. In a ground-breaking programme of engaging with a particular sector, Mayor Ramokgopa will spend the day on the streets of the City, selling fat cakes, fruits and snacks, soft goods, food and vegetables.

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  7. South Africa: Call for Legal Specialists in ICT, MiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | AllAfrica.com

    There is a need for more law graduates specialising in media, environmental and mining law, says Communications Minister Faith Muthambi. "Advances in technology clearly indicate that there is a new career path for law graduates ... they have new opportunities to specialise in areas in privacy, intellectual property and software.

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  8. South Africa: Government to Improve Access to InformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | AllAfrica.com

    President Jacob Zuma is to lead government in improving public access to information about the work of government, says the Presidency. The Presidency on Saturday said the President will do this by holding regular media briefings and formalise relations with the media and the communication sector.

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  9. Dad's body stuck at airport for daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Iol.co.za

    For Roelof "Jaco" Janse van Rensburg's family, the relief of having his body returned to South Africa was short-lived after it got stuck at OR Tambo Airport's customs services for two days. Janse van Rensburg's body arrived from Mali on Saturday, but the family was told they could not collect it from the airport "because the airport's customs services did not operate on weekends".

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  10. South Africa: Labour, Business in Bid to Stop Steel Jobs BloodbathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | AllAfrica.com

    Labour and business were scheduled to meet with government representatives in Pretoria on Friday in a bid to stem massive job losses the steel sector faces in the coming months. "The meeting was requested by labour and business amidst the looming jobs loss bloodbath" in the steel sector, said the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa in a statement issued on Friday.

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  11. .com | Two arrested for Gauteng cop's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | News24

    For as long as schools are neglected and books are left in their packaging, the long term future of youth and of the country is at stake, writes Jonathan Brady . Pretoria - Two people who allegedly killed a police officer in the Jeffsville informal settlement in Atteridgeville, west of Pretoria last week, were arrested on Sunday, Gauteng police said.

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  12. Injured rhino treated with elephant skinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | CNN

    A rhino whose face was mutilated by poachers in South Africa is getting an unusual cover for her wounds: elephant skin. After the bullet took her down, the poachers hacked Hope's face to pull out her horns, but only managed to get away with one, said Dr. Johan Marais, a wildlife surgeon at the University of Pretoria.

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  13. Reeva Steenkamp's parents reveal model 'packed her bags to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Mirror.co.uk

    In an emotional new interview Reeva's parents June and Barry Steenkamp ask why the Paralympian didn't just let her walk away when she was shot on Valentine's Day in 2013 Reeva Steenkamp's parents have tragically revealed their model daughter packed her bags and was ready to leave Oscar Pistorius the day he shot and killed her. Reeva's heartbroken mum June asked why the South African athlete didn't just let his girlfriend walk away on the night he shot her four times through a bathroom door at his home in Pretoria.

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  14. Sport24.co.za | There's hope again at LoftusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | News24

    They have suffered wave upon wave of defections to more lucrative overseas climes, and for the last couple of years under Frans Ludeke's tenure their game at both Super Rugby and Currie Cup level got stuck in a near-laughable time warp. You could almost have said the Bulls had become a rugby equivalent of Liverpool, a once-mighty football club able to dine out strictly on glories past.

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  15. Parents of Reeva Steenkamp say the model 'had her bags packed' the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Daily Mail

    'Why didn't he just let her walk away?' Reeva Steenkamp's devastated parents reveal the model 'had her bags packed' the night Oscar Pistorius killed her... as he considers appealing his parole reversal Two heartbroken parents - still mourning the death of their beloved daughter Reeva Steenkamp - say the beautiful model packed her bags and was ready to leave Oscar Pistorius the day he shot and killed her. Barry and June Steenkamp said justice has not been served for then 29-year-old Reeva, who died three years ago when Pistorious shot her four times through a bathroom door in his Pretoria home.

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  16. South Africa: Companies Urged to Compete in Tech SectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | AllAfrica.com

    Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor has urged local companies and entrepreneurs to compete for global markets in important technology sectors. Minister Pandor, speaking at a business briefing in Pretoria on Friday morning, said technology companies should strive to ensure that international markets looked to South Africa for advanced technologies, the aim being "to improve the technology balance of payments".

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  17. Inside the mind of Riah PhiyegaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Iol.co.za

    Riah Phiyega was less than two months into her job as national police commissioner when the Marikana massacre took place. She had been appointed in June 2012, and the massacre came in August.

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  18. Denied release for now, Pistorius remains controversialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | KTMF

    Pistorius is expected to be released Friday, Aug. 21, 2015 after bei... . FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 file photo Oscar Pistorius, center, greets family members, right, as he is led down to the cells of the court in Pretoria, South Africa to serve a five year prison sentence fo... .

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  19. Reborn Bulls bury Province under try avalancheRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Bangkok Post

    South African Currie Cup leaders the Bulls ran title-holders Western Province ragged during the second half for a memorable 47-29 bonus-point triumph Saturday in Pretoria. A Bull supporter waves a flag outside Orlando stadium ahead of the Super14 Final match in Johannesburg, on May 29, 2010 The Bulls top the table on points difference from Highveld neighbours the Golden Lions, who also collected a bonus point thanks to a 31-16 victory at the Sharks.

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  20. Oscar lives in Pretoria prison 'comfort'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Iol.co.za

    File picture of Oscar Pistorius is led into a van outside North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria as he is taken away to begin his 5 year jail term after being found guilty of culpable homicide for shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Picture: Bongiwe Mchunu IT MIGHT not be his uncle's plush mansion in Pretoria but Oscar Pistorius's digs at the Kgosi Mampuru Prison in Pretoria are not too shabby after the top athlete demanded a number of creature comforts.

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