Sanef welcomes Munusamy’s special leave

The South African National Editors Forum (Sanef)  says it welcomes the decision by Tiso Blackstar to grant its associate editor Ranjeni Munusamy special leave in light of allegations against her at the State Capture Commission.

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SA is one of the most unsafe places in the world for a woman to live: Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa says necessary amendments are needed to South Africa’s laws and policies to ensure that perpetrators of gender-based violence are dealt with.

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Court dismisses Joao Rodrigues’ appeal

Former apartheid police officer Joao Rodrigues’ application for leave to appeal has been dismissed by the High Court in Johannesburg regarding the rejection of his bid for a permanent stay of prosecution.

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Cele concerned about children committing serious crimes

Police Minister Bheki Cele says he is concerned about the rising trend of children as young as 12 years-old committing serious crimes such as rape and murder, often against other children.

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SA’s heritage of invention and innovation

Heritage Month aims to foster social cohesion and nation building though a shared national identity. In celebrating our rich, yet diverse heritage, we’ve decided to focus on South Africa’s abundant legacy of invention.

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Child spanking unconstitutional: ConCourt

The Constitutional Court has ruled that spanking a child is unconstitutional. The Court has confirmed the 2017 judgement of the High Court in Johannesburg, which found that disciplining children physically violates their rights. 

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Officer commended for going the extra mile to stop motorist from dodging fine

The Gauteng Community Safety Department has commended a Johannesburg Metro Police Officer for going the extra mile in attempts to stop a motorist from dodging a fine in Krugersdorp on Friday.

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