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One suspect arrested in Alexandra following a riot at a Sandton construction site

28 July 2021, 5:46 PM

One suspect has been arrested in Alexandra township following a riot at a construction site in Benmore, Sandton, where a security guard was stabbed and his firearm taken.

Cold front to hit Gauteng on Thursday afternoon

22 July 2021, 2:59 AM

Gauteng residents should brace themselves for a cold snap from Thursday afternoon.

Salvation Army concerned about the spike in human trafficking

20 June 2021, 11:13 AM

The Salvation Army has expressed its deep concern at a spike in instances of human trafficking in the country. The NGO says it receives up to a dozen calls every week and 8% of which are related to human trafficking.

Concerns raised about increasing number of COVID-19 infections

9 June 2021, 7:37 PM

Co-chair of the Ministerial Advisory Committee on COVID-19, Professor Koleka Mlisana, says South Africa has recorded more than 8 000 COVID-19 infections in the latest reporting cycle.

Third wave expected to be more prolonged: Makhura

5 June 2021, 7:24 AM

Gauteng Premier David Makhura says while the third wave of COVID-19 infections may not be as deadly as the first and second waves, it will be more prolonged.

Two high-ranking police officers arrested for alleged human trafficking

13 May 2021, 7:50 PM

A brigadier and a captain based in Vereeniging, in the Vaal, are accused of raping a woman who had been kidnapped and taken to a brothel.

Case numbers in Vaal approaching COVID-19 third wave threshold: Experts

12 May 2021, 6:50 PM

The number of new COVID-19 cases is increasing at an alarming rate in Emfuleni on the Vaal. Health experts are worried that case numbers are approaching the third-wave threshold.

The Art of freedom: SA artists depict “freedom”

27 April 2021, 8:00 AM

As South Africans commemorate Freedom Day, artists have depicted freedom in their work. In their own words, the artists tell stories of  South African’s perception of freedom.

Makhura acknowledges that Vaal residents have been failed

21 March 2021, 5:50 PM

Gauteng Premier, David Makhura, says service delivery in the area has collapsed. He says leaders should account for neglecting people who voted them into power.

VIDEO | President Cyril Ramaphosa Human Rights Day address

21 March 2021, 11:45 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa delivers a national message during the virtual commemoration of Human Rights Day.



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