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Ahmed Areff

Ahmed Areff

    Running battles between Wits students and cops move to Braamfontein streets
    Running battles between Wits students and cops move to Braamfontein streets
    There were running battles between students and police as protests moved through the streets of Braamfontein on Monday afternoon. Five protesters...
    Supreme Court dismisses al-Bashir appeal
    Supreme Court dismisses al-Bashir appeal
    The Supreme Court of Appeal has dismissed the state's appeal against a high court ruling that government's failure to arrest Sudanese President...
    Oscar Pistorius gets bail, plans to approach Concourt
    Oscar Pistorius gets bail, plans to approach Concourt
    The High Court in Pretoria has granted murder convicted former paralympian Oscar Pistorius bail of R10 000 on Tuesday.
    Auditor general flags R25.7bn in irregular govt spending
    Auditor general flags R25.7bn in irregular govt spending
    There has been irregular expenditure of R25.7-billion across the country's national and provincial departments and public entities for the 2014-2015...
    Supreme court dismisses Hlaudi Motsoeneng appeal
    Supreme court dismisses Hlaudi Motsoeneng appeal
    The Supreme Court of Appeal has dismissed the appeal against part of a high court judgment that SABC chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng be...
    Advocate labels former NPA boss 'slimy, slippery and dishonest'
    Advocate labels former NPA boss 'slimy, slippery and dishonest'
    Pro forma advocate Mike Hellens called former National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) head Menzi Simelane "slimy" during cross-examination...
    'No say in Ginwala inquiry' - Simelane
    'No say in Ginwala inquiry' - Simelane
    Menzi Simelane testified in a disciplinary hearing by the Johannesburg Bar into charges of misconduct instituted against him, that his job at the...
    Ruling says Marikana miners not entitled to info - lawyer
    Ruling says Marikana miners not entitled to info - lawyer
    An application for President Jacob Zuma to immediately release the Farlam Commission's report on the Marikana killings was dismissed because the...
    Benni McCarthy targeted during robbery
    Benni McCarthy targeted during robbery
    Former Bafana Bafana player Benni McCarthy had just arrived from OR Tambo International Airport to do television work for SuperSport.
    Maimane, James face off in DA leadership debate
    Maimane, James face off in DA leadership debate
    The top two candidates for the position of Democratic Alliance leader, Mmusi Maimane and Wilmot James, expressed differing opinions on certain...
    Four South Africans still trapped in quake-hit Nepal
    Four South Africans still trapped in quake-hit Nepal
    Rescue organisation Gift of the Givers, which has sent a team to Nepal to assist in the search and rescue operation, said that the South Africans...