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DRC 'coup plotters' question police trap
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Pretoria – Security was tight at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Monday as 20 men accused of plotting to overthrow the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) government appeared in court. Armed policemen guarded them as they took their …

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Paralympic Games News – Oscar Pistorius, Pretoria Magistrate’s Court
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Pistorius, slain girlfriend had planned future JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South African Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius, known as the “Blade Runner”, was p…

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Kandie reassures on UK decision to move visa processing
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PHYLLIS-KANDIE-TOAST NAIROBI, Kenya, July 21 – East African Affairs, Commerce and Tourism Cabinet Secretary Phyllis Kandie has reassured that the United Kingdom's decision to move its visa processing section from Nairobi to Pretoria beginning next …

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'Oscar partied soon after Reeva's death'
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Pistorius is currently on trial, charged with murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, whom he shot dead through a locked toilet door at his Pretoria home on Valentine's Day last year. Pistorius has claimed that he shot Steenkamp by mistake after …

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Oscar Pistorius News – Reeva Steenkamp, JOHANNESBURG, Pretoria Magistrates’ Court
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Pistorius’ girlfriend’s mom: ‘Why my little girl?’ The mother of Reeva Steenkamp, who was shot to death Oscar Pistorius’ home, has vented her grief to a Sout…

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Starting XI: SuperSport v AmaTuks
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SuperSport United and the University of Pretoria will be vying for a place in the final of the Gauteng Cup, when they lock horns in their first pre-season clash at the Gauteng Cup. Both sides will be using this tournament as preparations for the …

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Mukamba training with Tuks
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Zimbabwean midfielder Denver Mukamba has surfaced at University of Pretoria as he continues his search for a club that will give him game-time. Mukamba – who is still contracted to Bidvest Wits – had earlier been training with SuperSport United but …

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Oscar Pistorius To Face Court In Pretoria – Today’s News
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Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius is due in court in South Africa today to face charges of killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

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Malema a Hitler in the making – Mantashe
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Pretoria – Julius Malema is a “Hitler in the making”, and his strategy of attacking the ruling party was complete with the uniform and liberation repertoire the German ruler started off with, ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe said on Wednesday night.

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Oscar's family: Jared wants attention
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He shot her through a locked toilet door at his Pretoria home. He alleges he mistook her for an intruder. Mortimer reportedly told The Star newspaper that Pistorius insulted President Jacob Zuma's family and his own friends, resulting in the altercation.

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Church News Pretoria
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Weekly updates, upcoming events and church life at Light Of The Nations Pretoria.

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Mthethwa questioned on 'anarchist' remarks
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Pretoria – Former police minister Nathi Mthethwa was asked whether he had referred to striking miners as anarchists, at the Farlam Commission of Inquiry in Pretoria on Tuesday. Dumisa Ntsebeza, SC, for the families of the dead Lonmin mineworkers …

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Oscar Pistorius tweets about love, pain and the meaning of life
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Because, you know, #ReevaSteenkamp cannot tweet anything anymore. Ever,” wrote a Twitter user, with the handle @Nurse_Deanie. A Pretoria man, @MasangoWinston, wrote that he “Liked Oscar's tweets but he must face the consequences of his actions …

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Potgieter knocked back offer to return to Bulls
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The success of his first season here is all the more remarkable considering he was a regular bench-dweller in Pretoria under coach Frans Ludeke, not to mention the Waratahs' poor success with South African imports Sarel Pretorius and Hendrik Roodt.

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Paralympic Games News – Oscar Pistorius, PRETORIA
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‘We’re going to win’: Pistorius’ kin confident about bail The family of Oscar Pistorius gathered in a South African court Thursday to hear whether the Olympi…

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Mum's bid to trace living relatives from Pretoria Pit disaster
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A MOTHER-of-two is hoping to trace living relatives of her family who were involved in the Pretoria Pit disaster. Alison Woodbridge, aged 43, who lives in Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire, was stunned to discover she has relatives in Bolton and …

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De Kock faces one year wait for parole
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Pretoria – Eugene de Kock will have to wait another year before his application for parole is reconsidered, Justice and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha said on Thursday. The minister announced that the 65-year-old apartheid-era police …

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Oscar Pistorius News – PRETORIA, Steenkamp, UN Court, JOHANNESBURG
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Witness heard “non-stop shouting” in Pistorius home before shooting PRETORIA (Reuters) – A witness heard “non-stop shouting” in the home of athletics star Os…

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'Forget the zulu dancers Minister Hanekom'
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South African Science and Technology Minister Dereck Hanekom at the first Ministerial meeting of the Square Kilometre Array African-partner countries in Pretoria. (GCIS). Multimedia · User Galleries · News in Pictures Send us your pictures · Send us …

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'SA not in BRICS to compete'
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Pretoria – South Africa joined the Brics forum to seek closer co-operation with member states, not to compete, International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane said on Tuesday. “This division of the developing and the developed, where we talk of …

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Pistorius begins tests at Pretoria psychiatric hospital
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Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius has arrived at a psychiatric hospital in South Africa’s capital, Pretoria, for the start of his mental evaluation. The judge …

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