Ace Magashule says SA is ‘being duped’ about Eskom crisis

While government has assured citizens that it is hard at work finding solutions to the current load shedding crisis, suspended African National Congress (ANC) secretary-general Ace Magashule has cast doubt and reckons his fellow “comrades” are pulling the wool over our eyes. Magashule had quite a lot to say about the current problems facing government, … Read more

Life behind bars for North West serial rapist who attacked 15 women over four years | News24

A rapist has been sentenced. Charles O’Rear, Getty Images A North West serial rapist was sentenced to life imprisonment.  Jacob Kgatlane was found guilty of rape, robbery with aggravating circumstances, attempted rape, and kidnapping. He attacked 15 women between 2009 and 2013, His youngest victim was a 14-year-old girl and the oldest was a 37-year-old … Read more

Why the NPA won’t prosecute Enoch Godongwana for sexual assault | News24

The NPA says it will not prosecute finance minister Enoch Godongwana. The NPA declined to prosecute Enoch Godongwana for sexual assault. It said the complainant had refused to proceed with the case. Godongwana declined to comment. The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) says it will not prosecute Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana after a case of sexual … Read more

Sovereign Africa Ratings cautions SA about high poverty rate | The Citizen

Despite tough global economic times, South Africa has baffled critics by earning the BBB long-term and B+ short-term rating, with a stable outlook – an average investment grade and an outlook regarded as stable for both the short and medium-term. According to the latest rating by Sovereign Africa Ratings (SAR), BBB represented the country’s adequate … Read more

Eldorado Park in ‘state of disaster’, with little intervention from law enforcement – councillor | News24

File photo – Police on duty in Eldorado Park. Residents are camping outside the police station following high levels of crime in Eldorado Park. The ward councillor says 19 shootings and seven deaths have been reported in the area. Joburg’s mayor assured Eldorado Park residents that their concerns were being addressed. Residents in Eldorado Park … Read more