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  • Police and community combat crime

    Police and community combat crime

    On Thursday, 28 April, the South African Police Service (SAPS), SAPS Crime Youth Desk in conjunction with the community of Thekwane, situated a few kilometres outside Rustenburg, joined hands together in a crime prevention initiative by cutting trees and long grass around the village.

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  • ‘You cannot lose what you freely give away’

    ‘You cannot lose what you freely give away’

    What if the contributions made to the MMM ‘ponzi/pyramid scheme’ are something members freely give away – or donate? Does this mean that those who make use of the system cannot expect something in return?

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  • Another Post Office strike coming soon?

    Another Post Office strike coming soon?

    If reports in the national media can be believed, the South African Post Office (Sapo) may once again find itself at deadlocks with its employees who are allegedly threatening another bout of industrial action this week.

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  • Police Commissioner investigated at last!

    Police Commissioner investigated at last!

    On Tuesday, 3 May, the inquiry into allegations of misconduct by the suspended National Police Commissioner General Riah Phiyega kicked off in Centurion.

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  • Rape on the rise in Freedom Park

    Rape on the rise in Freedom Park

    Given the increase in rape incidents in the Freedom Park area in recent times, the Police in Phokeng have issued a stern warning to residents to be alert of their surroundings.

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  • Brandstofprys alweer op

    Brandstofprys alweer op

    Ten spyte van die Suid-Afrikaanse se Rand wat sterk teenoor die US Dollar vertoon het het die prys van alle grade brandstof op Woensdag, 4 Mei met 12 sent per liter gestyg. Die prys van diesel het tussen drie en vier sent per liter gedaal.

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  • “BLOOD MOON” PHENOMENON COMES AND GOES

    “BLOOD MOON” PHENOMENON COMES AND GOES

    The scientific phenomenon is known as the bloodmoon, and is said to come once in 30 years, occurred here in South Africa between the hours of 3 and 5am. The last time it was around was in 1982.

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  • PUBLIC OUTRAGE OVER E-TOLL DEADLINE

    PUBLIC OUTRAGE OVER E-TOLL DEADLINE

    South African motorists and antagonists of the dreaded Gauteng etoll system as well as the soon to be implemented AArto penalty system are outraged by the latest move by the South African government and its relevant agencies’ strategy to have outstanding e-toll fees accumulated by non-paying motorists coupled to the AArto Drivers Licence penalty system.

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  • KRUGERRAND – CURRENCY, GOLD PRICE INCREASING DEMAND?

    KRUGERRAND – CURRENCY, GOLD PRICE INCREASING DEMAND?

    With the Rand reaching lows against the US Dollar which were last seen at the time of the 2008 recession, those in the possession of Krugerrands might actually be smiling...

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  • SASSA denies ‘20 years’ rumour

    SASSA denies ‘20 years’ rumour

    RUSTENBURG HERALD – RUSTENBURG – Rumours that have reached the Rustenburg Herald this week regarding new changes to the Social Assistance Act have been dispelled by the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA).

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  • SAA CONTINUES FLYING TO BRAZIL DESPITE ZIKA VIRUS

    SAA CONTINUES FLYING TO BRAZIL DESPITE ZIKA VIRUS

    South African Airways (SAA) will continue to fly between Johannesburg and Sao Paolo, in Brazil, after the World Health Organization concluded that there is no justification to impose a travel ban due to the outbreak of the Zika virus.

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