Department awards 19 New Masakh’isizwe bursaries to deserving university students

Programme Director Head of Department, Ms Jacqui Gooch Senior Managers Bursary recipients and parents Ladies and Gentlemen It is an honour to address you all today, and to present our most recent and outstanding recipients of the Masakh’iSizwe Bursary Programme for 2016. With June being ‘Youth Month’, it is only fitting that we celebrate talented …

Police sergeant shot and wounded

Police

Pretoria – A police sergeant attached to VIP Protection Unit in Cape Town sustained injuries when he was shot by unknown men shortly after his shift ended. The 35-year-old sergeant was approaching the traffic lights at Sarah Baartman and Symphony Road in Delft, Cape Town at around 22:30 when three men approached him and fired …

Rassisme kom onder alle groepe voor

VF+

Rassisme is verkeerd, dit kan die land uitmekaar laat skeur en moet deur almal veroordeel word. Die ANC tree egter op of rassisme net van een groep kom, en dit sal niks daartoe bydra om die probleem op te los nie, sê dr. Corné Mulder, hoofsweep van die VF Plus. Dr. Mulder het vandag met …

Bankrot SAL borg nasionale sokkerspan vir R110 miljoen

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Die SAL het sedert 2013 die Springbokke, SA Olimpiese span, Mej. SA, World Routes, NBA Africa Games en die International  Jazz Extravaganza geborg teen ʼn waarde van R83,994 miljoen. Die borgskap vir Bafana Bafana wat in Maart vanjaar aangekondig is beloop R110 miljoen oor vyf jaar. Die minister van finansies, mnr. Pravin Gordhan, het hierdie …

Fake advocate in the dock for R1.5 million fraud scam

Hawks

The 33-year-old Soweto man who masqueraded as an Advocate and defrauded unsuspecting clients of over R1.5 million was remanded in custody when he appeared before the Johannesburg Specialised Commercial Crimes Court on Monday. Makhetha Mathumba lured clients through his facebook account where he posed as a qualified Advocate who graduated with LLM degree in Constitutional …