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No coronavirus cases confirmed in SA as 42 tests come back negative

The National Institute for Communicable Diseases has conducted 42 tests for the coronavirus in South Africa, the results of which have all come back negative.. Read more at source

Planned SAA route cuts: Consumers could end up paying more to fly

The gap in supply left by SAA planning to cancel a number of routes and reduce some frequencies, could mean increased airfares for consumers, warns an aviation expert.. Read more at source

Governance in embattled Tshwane raises ire of marching Samwu members

Hundreds of workers affiliated to the South African Municipal Workers Union (Samwu) marched to Tshwane House in Pretoria to voice their unhappiness about the governance of the municipality.. Read more at source

Parliamentary process to ‘dethrone’ Mkhwebane to continue despite court challenge

The parliamentary process regarding the prima facie assessment of the motion for Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s removal as Public Protector will continue.. Read more at source

SA planning to raise tariffs on poultry imports from US, Brazil

South Africa will increase tariffs on poultry imports from the U.S. and Brazil, handing a boost to local producers who have called for fresh measures to counter the dumping of cheap overseas chicken.. Read more at source



Stutterheim residents tell Eastern Cape premier of jobs for sex and cash, embezzlement, corruption

Last week, protesting residents closed the Amahlathi traffic department and some of the schools around Stutterheim, demanding the premier come to Stutterheim and address them.. Read more at source

Passengers, driver robbed at gunpoint on bus headed for Cape Town

Passengers and a bus driver travelling from Mitchells Plain to Cape Town were held up at gunpoint by a pair of robbers who made off with their valuables, Golden Arrow Bus Services has said.. Read more at source

NPA withdraws charges against so-called SARS rogue unit trio

Charges against three former senior South African Revenue Service officials accused of involvement in the so-called rogue unit have been withdrawn.. Read more at source

Eskom postpones date for cutting West Rand Power Distributors’ supply

Eskom has decided not to proceed with its intended interruption of supply to the West Rand Power Distributors on the date proposed.. Read more at source

Saturday’s weather: Severe thundershowers expected in parts of the Free State and Northern Cape

Severe thunderstorms are expected over the south-western Free State as well as the far eastern half of the Northern Cape, the South African Weather Service says.. Read more at source