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March, 2019

  • 18 March

    Prison break: Three Mozambican nationals on the run

    Police in Witpoort, Ga-Seleka outside Lephalale has launched a massive manhunt for the three awaiting trial prisoners who escaped from police holding cells on Thursday. Limpopo Police Spokesperson Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe said preliminary police investigations indicated that these prisoners cut the roof of the exercise room and escaped. “Circumstances of …

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  • 16 March

    Edcon recapitalisation welcomed

    Cabinet on Thursday welcomed the joint efforts aimed at recapitalising Edcon, South Africa’s largest clothing retailer. Edcon which owns leading departmental stores including Edgars, Jet, and CNA is southern Africa’s largest non-food retailer and has been operating for 89 years. In February, the group reported that it could not pay …

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  • 14 March

    ANC slated for submitting names of members embroiled in state capture

    While political parties were scrambling before pre-set cut-off time on Wednesday to submit names of their preferred parliamentary candidates to the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), the ANC is being slated for including the names of those embroiled in State Capture. Outraged callers told Power FM on Wednesday morning it is …

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  • 14 March

    A giant pumpkin weighing 601.8kg wins

    The competition crowned Jacob du Plessis, from Vyeboom in Villiersdorp, the 2019 champion at the ninth annual Giant Pumpkin Festival in Heidelberg at the weekend. The pumpkin is weighing an astonishing 601.8 kg. His monster pumpkin was just short of the current South African record of 613 kg, held by Peet …

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  • 13 March

    Police continue to arrest truckers at Groblersbrug border post trafficking outlawed cargoes into SA 

    Three suspects taking a crack at smuggling various illicit items valued at R23 million into South Africa through Groblersbrug border post appeared in the Phalala Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday. Cops charged  John Bwalya (44), Matias Kunda (33) and Mutale Brown Mwilwa (35) with smuggling of illicit skin lighting creams, tablets, …

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  • 12 March

    The new BMW 7 Series Sedan production in full swing

    Production of the new BMW 7 Series Sedan started at BMW Group Plant Dingolfing only a couple of days. BMW Group Plant Dingolfing executive, Ilka Horstmeier said three-and-a-half years after it unveiled the sixth generation, the car brand’s pick of the bunch model modification gives it a more prominent presence. …

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  • 11 March

    IEC investigate claims of the ANC “dirty money” sponsored elections war rooms

    The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has on Monday confirmed it will investigate the alleged establishment of R6 million ANC elections war “rooms” funded by Bosasa at the company’s headquarters in Krugersdorp, West of Johannesburg. The investigation follows a complaint lodged by Democratic Alliance (DA). In a letter addressed to DA …

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  • 8 March

    Volvo Cars to impose 180 kph speed limit on all its cars to highlight dangers of speeding

    As a worldwide leader in safety, Volvo is sending a strong warning sign the dangers of speeding by strictly reducing speed on all its cars to 180kph from 2020. The company said this will reduce road fatalities or to make sure no one is seriously injured in a Volvo by …

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  • 8 March

    The all-new Toyota Corolla makes an unstoppable u-turn

    The all-new Toyota Corolla hatch, one of the most successful model names in automotive history makes a striking return. Taking over the Auris name badge in South Africa, the automobile manufacturer builds the new Corolla on its predecessors celebrated qualities of contemporary design, driving dynamics and efficiency. DESIGN With the Toyota …

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  • 8 March

    Ford Sponsors 30 Team SA Athletes for Special Olympics in Abu Dhabi

    Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) has announced R1 million sponsorship for 30 South African National Team athletes to compete at the 2019 Special Olympics Summer World Games in the United Arab Emirates. The team flew out of the country on Thursday to take part in an eight-day sporting …

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