Free Divulge asbestos audit arrests not connected to proof sooner than...

Hawks made arrests in connection with a Free State asbestos tender. Felix Dlangamandla, Gallo Images, Netwerk24 The SIU has clarified the arrests of asbestos audit tender suspects was the result of a year-long joint investigation.Evidence heard before the Zondo commission this week from various implicated businessmen and former government officials would only be added if…

JUST IN | 6 killed, 4 injured in Khayelitsha taking pictures

Six people have been killed in Khayelitsha. Darren Stewart, Gallo Images Six people were shot dead and four injured when gunmen opened fire on 10 people at a house in Khayelitsha, Cape Town, on Wednesday. Police spokesperson Brigadier Novela Potelwa said details are sketchy, but after being called out at 16:00, police found the horrific scene.The shooting…

Thursday’s climate: October arrives to a frigid front, thundershowers

Motorists drive through flooded roads during heavy rainfalls. More inclement weather will usher in October on Thursday, according to the South African Weather Service, as strong winds, rain and the possibility of localised flooding and thunderstorms all predicted.Impact-based warnings- Yellow warning for wind with localised damage to infrastructure is possible over the southern part of…

Tiger Manufacturers concludes R100 million sale of abattoir

Tiger Brands is disposing of its value added meat products businesss. Food producer Tiger Brands has finalised the sale of its abattoir business in Olifantsfontein, Gauteng after announcing last month that it had reached an agreement with pork producer, Molare for R100 million.Tiger Brands’ disposal of the abattoir is part of its exit out of…

India: Protesters conflict with police after rape sufferer’s cremation

Protests erupted in several parts of India after a 19-year-old gang-rape victim from the Dalit community was cremated against the wishes of her family.Protests have erupted in several parts of India after the body of a gang-rape victim was cremated late at night, against the wishes of her family. The 19-year-old victim from the Dalit…

Biden’s ‘inshallah’ within the route of US debate dubbed ‘historical’ on...

Twitter users react with humour to Joe Biden’s use of the Arabic phrase ‘inshallah’ during the 2020 US presidential debate.Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden cast doubt during Tuesday night’s debate on whether US President Donald Trump would ever release his tax returns. “You’ll get to see it,” Trump said repeatedly as moderator Chris Wallace pressed…