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UP says no racism complaint laid
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Pretoria – No complaint has been laid about an alleged racist incident that happened outside a University of Pretoria (UP) residence, the university said on Monday. “The statement by Afriforum was sent to the media, but to date no complaints were made …

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Oscar Pistorius arrives in Pretoria courthouse ahead of verdict in his murder …
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Oscar Pistorius reacts in the dock in Pretoria, South Africa, Thursday Sept. 11, 2014 as Judge Thokozile Masipa reads notes as she delivers her verdict in Pistorius' murder trial. The South African judge in Oscar Pistorius' murder trial said Thursday …

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Pretoria Residents Receive Pistorius News with Mixed Reactions
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While Judge Thokozile Masipa, may have had the final word on Oscar Pistorius, she is now the subject of a debate in South Africa and beyond on her handling o…

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"3 x Foreign Nationals arrested for mall robberies"
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In another article Nigerians and an Israeli has been arrested at Lanseria with $100 000 that is R100m. In yet another article yesterday, the US has put a travel warning for US tourists to avoid the Pretoria Zoo area. My son's mother-in-law used to have …

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Oscar Pistorius granted bail extension
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Masipa based her culpable homicide decision on the fact Pistorius had acted negligently when he fired four shots from a 9mm pistol into a toilet door in his luxury Pretoria home, killing Steenkamp, who was behind it, almost instantly. He said it was a …

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Fifth rhino killed at Pretoria Lodge
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A fifth rhino has been killed and its horn taken at a Game Lodge near Walmansthal, north of Pretoria. According to the police, the incident happened on Frida…

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Playing the 'spy card' is an old trick
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IOL pic sep10 main kebbyCLIP1.JPG YouTube When Kebby Maphatsoe called Thuli Madonsela a CIA spy, he followed a long-established path within the ANC, says the writer. When Kebby Maphatsoe called Thuli Madonsela a CIA spy, he followed a …

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The doctor and the doorman
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All those jokes about Nigerian drug dealers and shysters – don't translate them into an anti-Nigerian workplace or business policy or you could find yourself in big trouble. Nigerian doctor Anderson Anyikwa, employed by the Department of Health at …

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Government officials had a moment of prayer at Pretoria’s Freedom Park
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High ranking government officials and various religious groups had a moment of prayer at Pretoria’s Freedom Park.

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Mob assaults suspected serial killer
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Pretoria – Residents of “Marikana”, a small township outside Mamelodi East, were up in arms on Tuesday, viciously attacking a man suspected of being behind the disappearance and killings of two Mamelodi women in recent weeks. Residents believe up to …

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Iran, South Africa hold joint political committee meeting in Pretoria
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TEHRAN – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian left Cape Town for Pretoria on Sunday to attend the fifth Tehran-Pretoria joint political committee meeting. The meeting was scheduled to be held on Monday.

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Chriselda Lewis decribes the scene today at Pretoria Hospital
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Well wishes continue to stream in for Madiba who’s spending a third week in hospital. The facility where he is receiving treatment has become the centre of t…

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Training college cop a sex pest – student
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Pretoria – A high-level investigation has commenced into allegations that a senior colonel at the SAPS Training College in Hammanskraal, north of Pretoria, sexually harassed a student. National police spokesman Lieutenant-General Solomon Makgale said …

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Oscar Pistorius tense as judgment looms
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Paralympian Oscar Pistorius is clearly showing signs of stress after he reportedly lost his cool with journalists, outside his uncle's house in Waterkloof, Pretoria, only days ahead of judgment. According to the Sunday Times, Pistorius, who was charged …

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Oscar Pistorius News – CNN, JOHANNESBURG, Pretoria Magistrates’ Court
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Pistorius girlfriend ‘shot through door’ Model Reeva Steenkamp was shot four times through the bathroom door at the home of Olympian Oscar Pistorius, a South…

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Telkom store latest hit in crime wave
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A Telkom store at Kolonade Mall in Montana, Pretoria, has become the latest electronics and telecommunications store to be hit in a wave of robberies taht have affected such outlets in recent weeks. The Kolonade store was robbed on Tuesday evening of …

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Spy tapes: NPA deadline looms
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DA leader Helen Zille will be in Pretoria on Thursday for the deadline of the handing over of the so-called “spy tapes”. Democratic Alliance supporters were expected to gather outside the Pretoria High Court at noon, where Zille would announce the …

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Bridge of love locks in Pretoria
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Are you in love? Then soon you will be able to say it with a lock. From the 6th of September onward, love birds will be able to attach a pad lock to a brand …

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Rape victim claims R10m from police
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Pretoria – A woman student who was stabbed 22 times and raped by the notorious “Tukkie-rapist”, has lodged a R10.6 million damages claim against the police and the prosecuting authority, arguing that they had failed to protect the public against a …

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Hospitals in disarray over laundry
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Pretoria – A lockout of staff at a state laundry in Pretoria has left hospitals high and dry and out of stock, and management has been accused of violating labour laws by failing to follow procedure in a dispute. Staff at Rosslyn-based Masakhane …

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A day of high drama in the Pretoria Regional Court
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It was a day of high drama in the Pretoria Regional Court on Tuesday. Two awaiting-trial prisoners using an illegal firearm, shot and wounded a policeman and…

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