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Jiba 'eager' to testify at the state capture commission – lawyer

Suspended Deputy National Director for Public Prosecutions Nomgcobo Jiba says she is willing to appear before the Zondo commission of inquiry into allegations of state capture should she be given a chance to do so.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 22, 2019

Russia: 14 sailors killed when ships catch fire in Black Sea

Two Tanzanian-flagged commercial vessels caught fire in the Black Sea, leaving at least 14 sailors dead, Russian officials said on Monday.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

Double-murder accused Rameez Patel applies to be discharged over technicalities

Double-murder accused Rameez Patel's lawyers have applied for his discharge in the Limpopo High Court in Polokwane on Monday, arguing that some of the witnesses who have testified since the start of the trial were not sworn in properly.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

Full STEAM ahead: Quality basic education needed for country to grow and develop - Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the education sector to ensure children excel in science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics - otherwise known as STEAM.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

Mokonyane feels 'betrayed' by Zondo commission for not giving her access to contents of Agrizzi's testimony

Environmental Affairs Minister Nomvula Mokonyane says she has not been afforded the opportunity to make representations before the Zondo commission of inquiry into state capture.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

'So what' if Trump and Cohen discussed testimony - Giuliani

He also acknowledged in a separate interview with NBC News that conversations about that project stretched throughout 2016, including possibly up until October or November of that year.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

Bushiri's church not closed, but on 7 day prayer and fasting period – spokesperson

The church declared seven days of prayer and fasting, following which our calendar and direction will be distributed to our members," Manyowa said.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

Kenyan court orders 4 more attack suspects to be held

People are led away from the scene of an explosion at a hotel complex in Nairobi, Kenya recently, by security.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

PICS: Pangolins in peril: The world's most illegally traded mammal

It is thought that sadly his mother was also on the vehicle, having been taken by poachers to be sold – alive or frozen – as food and fake medicine in Asia, the Conservation Action Trust reports.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

Accidental blast in Yemen kills two South Africans

The MASAM Demining Project said the demining specialists - two South Africans, a Croatian, a Bosnian and a Kosovar - were killed on Sunday while transporting the material in the central Marib province to a remote location where it could be safely ...

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019