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Man BURNT to DEATH by wife for asking for a DIVORCE

Man BURNT to DEATH by wife for asking for a DIVORCE. WHEN the 43-year-old man told his wife he wanted a divorce last he expected a fight – but not that she would kill him! The wife allegedly waited for him to go to bed before throwing petrol over him and striking a match. In…

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Jackie Selebi DIED WITH ONLY R1 300 IN THE BANK!

Jackie Selebi DIED WITH ONLY R1 300 IN THE BANK!. The former national police commissioner and convicted fraudster Jackie Selebi died with little more than R1 300 in his bank accounts, the Sunday Times reported. I am even surprised that he still had a bank account. According to his will, date stamped February, Selebi had R66 in…

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ANC MEMBERS FIGHT over multi-million rand water reservoir project

ANC MEMBERS FIGHT over multi-million rand water reservoir project. ALLEGATIONS of jobs for pals led to a war between ANC supporters. ANC members in Hammans­kraal, Tshwane are engaged in battle over a multi-million rand water reservoir project. Party members formed two factions – one calling itself diphepheng and the other moerskont – and armed with pangas,…

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Coach Mashaba happy with the AFCON 2017 Draw

Bafana Bafana have been drawn against Cameroon, Gambia and Mauritania in Group M of the 2017 Orange Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. The tournament will be held in Gabon after a decision was taken by the CAF Congress currently sitting in Cairo that saw the Central African country beat Ghana and Algeria to the vote…

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More than 700 drivers were arrested over Easter Holidays

More than 700 drivers were arrested for various traffic violations across the country over the Easter weekend, the Road Traffic Management Corporation said today. The offences included drunken driving, speeding and overloading, spokesperson Simon Zwane said. About 350 cars and 1 000 buses were impounded for being unroadworthy. Police stopped and checked about 180 000 vehicles…

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EFF claimed responsibility for the defacing of Paul Kruger’s statue

The Economic Freedom Fighters EFF claimed responsibility for the defacing of Paul Kruger’s statue in Pretoria. “Yes, the EFF in Tshwane has taken responsibility for [it],” said party spokesman Mbuyiseni Ndlozi. “The EFF in Tshwane has long launched a campaign where it has demonstrated, calling on the city to remove the statue with immediate effect…

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A newborn Rescued from PIT TOILET

A newborn Rescued from PIT TOILET. A baby girl is recovering in a place of safety after she was rescued from a pit toilet in Mpumalanga.  A witness, who asked not to be named, said her brother found the baby on the afternoon of March 26 when he went to use the toilet in Shabalala,…

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People WATCH ON as KIDS are SET ON FIRE

People WATCH ON as KIDS are SET ON FIRE. IT started with the merciless beating of the teenage boys and then, when the brutal frenzy reaches fever pitch, petrol is poured and a match is struck. “We saw our brother being set alight,” said Ncebakazi Tiya (19) who, along with her twin sister watched in…

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Shebeen queens are selling daughters for s*x to clients to improve business

Shebeen queens are selling their teenage daughters for s*x to clients to improve business. This is according to the Deputy Minister of Social Development Hendrietta Bogopane-Zulu, who was speaking yesterday at the launch of a report that examined links between gender violence and HIV. The department and non-profit organisation UNAids interviewed people in Limpopo, Eastern…

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EFF MPS ARE HOOLIGANS WHO Undermine Democratic Institution

The behaviour of the Economic Freedom Fighters MPs in Parliament during the state-of-the-nation address (SONA) last week undermines democratic institutions and leaves a bitter taste in the mouth, Sadtu and Popcru said on Monday. “The hooliganism disguised as seeking accountability from the executive displayed by the so-called Economic Freedom Fighters… left us with a very…

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Mugabe’s FALL showed that he is PHYSICALLY FIT & MENTALLY AGILE

President Robert Mugabe’s quick recovery from his much-publicised fall last week shows why Zimbabweans keep on voting him into power, state media claimed Sunday. “President Mugabe showed that he is mentally agile by having the reflexes to break that fall and that he is physically fit by walking away unscathed,” the Sunday Mail said in…

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Man and Woman LIVING WITH SNAKES & RATS

An old woman and her family are living in a broken shack with only snakes and rats for neighbours. And the area they live in is swarming with thugs! Ester Nkosi (72) was left behind in Barcelona, east of Joburg when the municipality moved her neighbours two years ago. “When everyone was moved, the councillor…

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