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News24.com | Gauteng energy system is overloaded, Eskom warns

News24.com | Gauteng energy system is overloaded, Eskom warns

Eskom warned consumers in Gauteng on Wednesday that it is very concerned about a significant increase in network overloading.It said this was due to illegal electricity activities across high-density areas in the province, and appealed…

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News24.com | Leo Prinsloo, who foiled heist in Pretoria, below defending guard after dying threats

News24.com | Leo Prinsloo, who foiled heist in Pretoria, below defending guard after dying threats

Cash-in-transit (CIT) driver Leo Prinsloo and his family have been placed under protective guard.Prinsloo, the driver with nerves of steel, has received death threats after foiling an attempted CIT heist.  Deon Coetzee, the managing director at…

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News24.com | 23 shacks destroyed in Cape Town fire

News24.com | 23 shacks destroyed in Cape Town fire

The remnants of the shacks (Supplied: Jermaine Carelse) Supplied by Jermaine Carelse Twenty three homes were destroyed in another shack fire in Cape Town's Taiwan informal settlement. Thirty-three firefighters responded and managed to bring the blaze…

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News24.com | Case postponed for man accused of stabbing partner to loss of life in car

News24.com | Case postponed for man accused of stabbing partner to loss of life in car

The man arrested for the murder of Cape Town mom Miche Samuels will stay in custody for now.  Abdul Salam stands accused of stabbing Miche while she was driving him and their child home. The case was…

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News24.com | JUST IN | Adam Habib cleared, investigation finds ’employ of N-observe did now not in itself derive him a racist’

News24.com | JUST IN | Adam Habib cleared, investigation finds ’employ of N-observe did now not in itself derive him a racist’

Adam Habib will resume his duties as director of the University of London's School of African and Oriental Studies.An independent external investigation found he should stay on, with a restorative justice approach in place.The former…

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News24.com | Diddy appropriate had one other title alternate, and this one’s a small extra permanent

News24.com | Diddy appropriate had one other title alternate, and this one’s a small extra permanent

Sean Combs Photo: Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images He's been "Puffy", "Puff Daddy", "P. Diddy", and eventually just "Diddy", and now rapper and music mogul Sean Combs has undergone yet another name change, but this one's a…

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News24.com | JUST IN | Denel explosion: Public inquiry into blast that killed 8 postponed to July

News24.com | JUST IN | Denel explosion: Public inquiry into blast that killed 8 postponed to July

An inquiry into an explosion at a Denel facility has been postponed. The public inquiry into the 2018 blast at Rheinmetall Denel Munition has been postponed to July.Several witnesses, who were subpoenaed to testify, did not arrive. The inquiry…

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News24.com | 8 lions in Indian zoo test sure for Covid-19

News24.com | 8 lions in Indian zoo test sure for Covid-19

Lion cubs in their open enclosure at the Sakkarbaug Zoological Garden, which takes part in a captive breeding programme for endangered Asiatic lions, in Junagadh. Eight Asiatic lions at an Indian zoo have contracted the…

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News24.com | Even if Covid-19 vaccine IP is waived, Africa would not enjoy the capability to assemble at scale

News24.com | Even if Covid-19 vaccine IP is waived, Africa would not enjoy the capability to assemble at scale

Ampoules with the Gam-Covid-Vac (Sputnik V) vaccine at a mobile Covid-19 vaccination site. Photo by Vitaly NevarTASS via Getty Images An expert said even if Covid-19 vaccine IPs were lifted, African countries did not have…

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News24.com | Aussie ex-Take a look at cricketer kidnapped, 4 arrested

News24.com | Aussie ex-Take a look at cricketer kidnapped, 4 arrested

Stuart MacGill of the Sixers in action during the T20 Big Bash League match between the Hobart Hurricanes and the Sydney Sixers at Bellerive Oval on 21 December 2011 in Hobart. Stuart MacGill of the…