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SOUTH AFRICAN SHORT STORY WRITER TO BE REBURI

May 19 (GIN) – A ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court may decide the final resting place for Ndazana Nathaniel Nakasa, a South African short story writer, now buried...

South Africa issues 'red alert' to stop assault-accused Grace Mugabe leaving

Gabriella Engels looks on during a media conference in Pretoria, South Africa (Themba Hadebe/AP) Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe has requested diplomatic immunity (Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi/AP)Family of model accusing...

South Africa issues 'red alert' to stop assault-accused Grace Mugabe leaving

Gabriella Engels looks on during a media conference in Pretoria, South Africa (Themba Hadebe/AP) Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe has requested diplomatic immunity (Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi/AP)Family of model accusing...

Government lawyers: 'No diplomatic immunity for Grace'

The South African government has received legal advice indicating that, despite travelling on a diplomatic passport, Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe does not qualify for diplomatic immunity and may...

Editorial: DisGrace – and a diplomacy one too

It’s like Game of Thrones – without the dignity. The hit TV series has a lot of aristocrats perpetuating various forms of violence upon one another, besides its concerns...

Wheels come off bus fuel tender

A report into procurement at the Johannesburg Metropolitan Bus Service (Metrobus) has revealed how the transport service ignored audit advice and proceeded with awarding a R200‑million fuel supply tender,...

Captain KGB, the brazen criminal cop

In the past five years only 1% of the thousands of cases reported to the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) have resulted in criminal prosecution. Many of the cases drag...

On our Lists this week: 'Insecure', 'Zami' and a french radio program

THE PLAY LIST Insecure, second season (Vuzu Amp, Sundays at 10.30pm). Although I look forward to each new episode of Insecure, the hype machine on social media isn’t doing the...

Cape Town looks at desalination to deal with water crisis

De Lille says they are faced with a scenario which they've dubbed "The New Normal" she says this means that they're actively planning for an indefinite drought.(Gallo)The City of...

BRICS bank's newly-launched centre will benefit Africa: Zuma

The Seventh BRICS Summit marked the entry into force of the agreement on the bank.(SABC)President Jacob Zuma has called the launch of the new African centre for the BRICS...