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Another Kuga catches fire


While the National Consumer Commission says Ford SA has offered to carry out free safety inspections on all Kuga SUVs sold in South Africa, another report of a Kuga catching fire has been shared on social media. Sabelo Cele posted on Facebook this week that his Kuga caught alight while ...

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9 Killed in horrific crash


In a horrific accident between Zastron and Sterkspruit this morning nine people were killed and another seven sustained injuries ranging from minor to critical after a bakkie and minibus taxi collided head- on. Five persons were burnt beyond recognition in the fire following the crash. Patients were treated on scene by emergency ...

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Domestic worker jailed for killing employer


A domestic worker and three men who killed Midrand resident Thohira Mitha in her home in 2014, were sentenced to lengthy jail terms by the High Court sitting in Palm Ridge on Thursday. Acting Judge Carla van Veenendaal sentenced Mitha’s former domestic worker, Deliwe Zwakala, to 23 years for murder ...

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Family baffled by Stellenbosch student’s murder


A Durban family is trying to figure out how their daughter’s killer gained entry into what they thought was her secure fourth floor apartment, in Cape Town’s affluent suburb of Sea Point. 20-year-old Robyn Pearce – who was a student at Stellenbosch University – was found stabbed to death in ...

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WATCH: Road rage incident turns violent


What started off as an alleged road rage incident turned violent in Summerstand on Tuesday. A video has surfaced of two men coming to blows at a traffic light near Pick n Pay and a few more people jumping into the fight. Ntsika Ngcuka‚ 34‚ who took the video said ...

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Man dies after fall on Table Mountain


The man reportedly fell from Maclear’s Beacon, the highest point on the mountain A man fell to his death from Table Mountain on Monday morning. An operation is underway to retrieve the body from the mountain. The identity of the man is still unknown. Wilderness Search and Rescue spokesperson Johann ...

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Dead body found at airport


Engineers discovered the body of a stowaway in the main wheel arch of a passenger jet at Johannesburg’s OR Tambo International Airport on Wednesday. The lifeless body was found during a routine maintenance check of the aircraft operated by one of Nigeria’s largest carriers‚ Arik Air. “The lifeless body of ...

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