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Father mourns after his twin boys die in Cape Town fire

The father of twin boys who died in a fire in their Kleinvlei home in Eerste River on Friday has taken to social media to express his grief.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

Karoo town asked to reduce water use to 50 litres a day amid drought

Bredell said the community had "challenges" with water this past weekend as demand exceeded supply, which led to reservoirs running dry.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

Zim High Court rules internet shutdown illegal, orders govt to restore full internet to the country

Zimbabwe's capital is returning to normal Monday, after a week of turmoil in which Zimbabweans protested dramatic fuel price hikes and government security forces launched a crackdown in which 12 people were killed.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

Armscor CEO granted special leave to prepare for state capture inquiry

Armaments Corporation of South Africa (Armscor) CEO Kevin Wakeford has been granted special leave following revelations at the state capture commission of inquiry.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

Firefighter injured, 2 houses destroyed in Mossel Bay blaze

"A veld fire is currently raging out of control in the Hartenbos Heuwels area of Mossel Bay," said Hendricks.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

Christmas Eve killing: Husband, accused of murdering wife, gets bail

A 53-year-old man charged with the murder of his 65-year-old wife, who was found dead in a bathtub in their home on Christmas Eve, was released on bail in the Chatsworth Magistrate's Court on Monday.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

President's inauguration in DRC may be postponed: party source

The swearing-in of the newly-elected president of DR Congo, Felix Tshisekedi, may be postponed by two days until Thursday, a source in his coalition said on Monday.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

WATCH: Firefighters leave Overstrand with song and dance

The firefighters who tirelessly battled to bring a raging fire in the Overstrand area under control, held a parade, thanking the community for their support.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

Bosasa bribes scandal: Agrizzi implicates Tom Moyane

Former Bosasa chief operations officer Angelo Agrizzi will for a fourth day take the stand at the Zondo Commission of inquiry into state capture.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019