State recommends ‘coup plotter’ undergo mental evaluation

The office of the district public prosecutor has recommended that Elvis Ramosebudi‚ the man accused of plotting a coup by mass assassination‚ undergo mental ...

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North Korean nuclear threat: Donald Trump is not blinking

The US president would prefer a peaceful resolution but 'there is a chance that we could end up having a major, major conflict'

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Murder and torture - Ipid probes allegations against top cop Phahlane's chosen few

'The men in Phahlane’s team, says an Ipid source, are the “go-to guys ” when cops at the top of the heap are in trouble with the law'

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Back to the drawing board for Eskom's nuclear plans

The Western Cape High Court found that the determinations relating to the construction of nuclear plants were unconstitutional and invalid

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Nuclear deal with Russia 'unlawful', high court rules

Government had asked power utility Eskom to procure an additional 9,600 megawatts of new capacity

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Thulsie twins were ordered to 'kill Zapiro', state alleges

State alleges that Tony-Lee contacted an IS network and was told to kill cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro, 'who drew the Messenger of Allah cartoon'

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Is an annual wealth tax beckoning?

Former finance minister Pravin Gordhan asked the Davis Tax Committee to study the introduction of an annual wealth tax to help lessen inequality

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‘Shoot to kill’ if you are attacked, Mbalula tells police

'Police must be ruthless against those who are armed'

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Is Ntlemeza right to insist on returning to work?

Mbalula relies on judgments of the high court in March and April, however, Ntlemeza has since petitioned the Supreme Court of Appeal

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Ntlemeza to fight Mbalula’s 'unlawful' instruction barring him from work

'We have finalised papers to force the minister to retract what he is saying,' says Ntlemeza's attorney

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I want people to be cured of 'Guptaphobia', says Manyi

Former government spokesperson Mzwanele Manyi says it is disingenuous to say South Africa's downgrading to junk staus will affect the poor

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A warrant of arrest should be issued for Ntlemeza, says Mbalula

The minister says there is no fight between him and SAPS or the Hawks‚ and that the court order is being implemented

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Ntlemeza back at work as Hawks boss

The high court set aside his appointment as Hawks head

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Nkandla 'fall guys' to face the music

Disciplinary hearings against 10 Public Works officials begin as saga of the refurbishing of Zuma's home with taxpayers' money enters a new chapter

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How did Khomotso Phahlane pay for his home?

The national police commissioner is flatly refusing to answer questions posed by police watchdog, Independent Police Investigative Directorate

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Both Jacob Zuma and Helen Zille must go, says Cosatu

Cosatu Western Cape secretary Tony Ehrenreich accuses Zille of endorsing racism, says Zuma is aiding and abetting thieves

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Give Malusi Gigaba a chance, says Lesetja Kganyago

Reserve Bank governor says the new finance minister, who is currently on a road show in the US, has a competent team at his disposal

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How Ipid's probe against Phahlane unfolded

'Payments from the boot of a black BMW' and other cash payments to subcontractors revealed in a damning affidavit

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Welcome to the Church of Hlaudi Motsoeneng

For nearly four hours the Church of Hlaudi gathered at the Milpark Garden Court for a sermon

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Anti-Zuma marchers are 'captured', says Hlaudi Motsoeneng

The former SABC exec also says government should regulate all broadcasters to ensure they play a majority of local content

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