Malaria research may help develop new drugs

The new information may help other scientists in their quest to find new and better antimalaria drugs

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Protector targets suspected fraud at AgriSeta

Public protector wrapping up report on investigation into the Agricultural Sector Education and Training Authority amid serious allegations

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Vodacom claimant Nkosana Makate still not paid out

The "Please Call Me" inventor has not paid out anything for his SMS innovation by cellphone giant Vodacom despite court ruling in his favour

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Court ruling upturns state’s claim SA-Russia nuclear deal is nonbinding

The bombshell judgement sheds light on the ongoing controversy over whether or not SA and Russia have concluded a nuclear procurement deal

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Hawks ‘assassination plot’ arrest absurd, says Institute for Security Studies

Assassination plot claims possibly set up by someone with ‘mental health problems or Zuma supporters to make him look like a victim’, says ISS

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‘Our 1994 is coming in 2019,’ says Maimane

DA leader Mmusi Maimane says he foresees a new political formation taking power after national polls in 2019

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Continued inequality and racism undermine many of the gains made since 1994, says Zuma

Zuma says that radical economic transformation has become a foremost priority for the ANC and the government

15 hours ago
Mystery infection set to halve navel orange harvest

The orange industry is facing a ‘disaster’‚ with up to 40% of navels dropping off trees in the Eastern Cape

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Hawks arrest man planning to assassinate ‘state capture beneficiaries’

The names of those targeted will be revealed when the 23-year-old suspect appears in court

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Alleged swindler appears in court after being on the run for two years

Michayla Kogie Mentoor is accused of conning several small business owners in KwaZulu-Natal out of more than R2m

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Nongoma official arrested for murder of internal auditor Archie Duma

Police have arrested two people in connection with the murder of the Nongoma local municipality auditor in August 2016

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Gun owner challenge legislation over lapsed firearm licences

Several associations say renewing licences takes so long they expire while firearms are in their possession and that the Central Firearms Registry is ...

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Eskom given more time to produce 'appropriate' pay-out proposal for Molefe

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says R30m pay-out for Brian Molefe cannot be substantiated

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Dagga legalisation set to drag on through the courts and Parliament

A high court found the ban on personal use of dagga by adults is an infringement of the right to privacy — but the Constitutional Court has yet to weigh in

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Mandela Bay deputy mayor lays charge of corruption against two senior officials

Mongameli Bobani says the cases relate to millions of rand spent on ‘allegedly dubious contracts’ entered into by Johann Mettler and Vuyo Zitumane

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Private partnerships are vital in land restitution programmes

When communities have land restored to them, only proper facilitation, oversight and expert advisory teams can create trust and ensure a common purpose

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