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‘Light sentence in vulture case slammed
October 19 2014 at 15:23

SA's largest bird conservation lobby has lashed out at the “light sentence” imposed on a farmer who poisoned 46 Cape vultures.

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Winnie accuses Mandela of land fraud
October 19 2014 at 11:40

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela claims her former husband Nelson Mandela may have committed land fraud, a report said.

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Dad, 66, jailed for 10-year-old’s rape
October 17 2014 at 15:53

A father was sentenced to 25 years in prison in the Tsomo Regional Court for raping his 10-year-old daughter.

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Executor awaits Winnie divorce papers
October 16 2014 at 11:07

The executor of Nelson Mandela's estate has not yet received Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's papers relating to her divorce from Madiba.

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Winnie contests divorce from Madiba
October 15 2014 at 09:43

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela says her divorce from Nelson Mandela was fraudulently obtained - and she’s approached a court.

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Winnie in bid to get Madiba’s Qunu home
October 15 2014 at 08:31

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has filed papers in the Mthatha High Court demanding control of Madiba’s Qunu home.

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Suspended cops face fresh charges
October 14 2014 at 20:17

Two police officers, already suspended on a previous charge, have appeared in an East London court for corruption.

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Two held for drunken rape attack
October 7 2014 at 15:54

Two men were arrested for allegedly raping a woman in Mqanduli, Eastern Cape, while they were drunk.

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Girlfriend killer jailed
October 7 2014 at 15:52

An Eastern Cape man convicted of murdering his 24-year-old girlfriend was sentenced to 20 years behind bars.

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Inquest after fisherman’s seizure death
October 2 2014 at 20:28

An inquest was opened after a fisherman suffering seizures died after being evacuated off a fishing vessel near St Francis Bay.

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Cops suspended for deadly hit-and-run
October 2 2014 at 18:36

Two Eastern Cape police constables were suspended for allegedly killing a pedestrian in a hit-and-run accident.

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Sheriff attaches education dept property
October 1 2014 at 11:56

Assets belonging to the Department of Basic Education have been attached after it failed to pay R28m owed to teachers.

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Water shortages in Amathole district
September 30 2014 at 21:47

The flow of water in the Eastern Cape's Amathole district has been disrupted due to a power failure at a substation which powers the municipality's pump station.

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Warning against vandalising flood signs
September 30 2014 at 14:56

People who vandalise or remove road signs associated with flood warnings will be arrested, the Nelson Mandela Bay metro.

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Water supply restored after ‘sabotage’
September 29 2014 at 19:36

Water supply in Gauteng was restored to all areas after more than a week of disruptions caused by “economic sabotage”, Water Minister Nomvula Mokonyane said.

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Water supply disrupted in E Cape
September 29 2014 at 16:30

Butterworth and surrounding areas in the Eastern Cape were without water on Monday, the Amathole district municipality said.

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Police must compensate for unlawful arrest
September 24 2014 at 10:09

The Supreme Court of Appeal has found that a 19-year-old's constitutional right to freedom and security of person was unjustifiably and unreasonably violated by police.

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Sadtu court ruling ‘bittersweet’
September 23 2014 at 21:38

A ruling in favour of the Sadtu national executive committee against the union's Eastern Cape leadership was bittersweet, the union said.

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Suspect held over murdered teen
September 23 2014 at 21:30

A man has been arrested in Mount Frere for the rape and murder of 19-year-old Lutho Qhudalele, Eastern Cape.

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Protesters torch municipal building
September 23 2014 at 14:27

A municipal building in Kirkwood in the Eastern Cape was set alight during service delivery protests.

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