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Shaun Johnson: Charm without the smarm

The Weekly Mail hired him to get the training project off the ground; he did much, much more than that, writes Irwin Manoim

Secret Koevoet base linked to Boipatong

Goldstone swoops on disused mine hostel ...

On the big army day, the churches debate violence

The system started operating in 1979, the year after PW Botha became prime minister.

It’s agreed: Blue Velvet’s artistic

At an unusual Publications Appeal Board review of David Lynch's Blue Velvet in Pretoria yesterday an uncommon situation arose:

Pretoria shares US platform with ANC

Consul officials, ANC, Inkatha at sanctions conference

Day of the gallows

On Wednesday, Anton Koen and James Henry Cohen, both convicted of common law murder, were taken to the gallows.

Why we bugged Staal

'Staal' Burger has certainly earned his nickname over the years.

Commonwealth chief jets in unexpectedly

Last night's urgent visit by the Commonwealth's secretary general underlines the organisation's role as primary peace-broker in the SA conflict.

A day of triumph — and tragedy

Mandela's speech can be viewed as an opening thrust, a consolidating speech which was carefully prepared and delivered strictly according to the text.

​Cheers and fists as Strydom gets death

The atmosphere was electric as hundreds of people waited for the sentence, amid a heavy police presence.

Inside the Wit Wolwe

Details of cell structure and a 'mandate' to kill ... but police don't believe him.

Hospital row over shackled patients

Prisoners recovering from hunger strike are being chained to their beds in the Johannesburg Hospital. The move is causing an uproar among doctors.

Maggie to visit Namibia

A surprise visit by British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher to Namibia tomorrow.

Embassy 6 walk out

Abortive sit-in ends on Her Majesty's chilly front porch.

FW vs PW. From how, the war’s private

The battle between PW and FW is not over, it’'s just gone underground. Crucial factors on PW's side have been the black holes in his own constitution.

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Finance probe into the Ingonyama Trust Board goes ahead

The threat of legal action from ITB chairperson Jerome Ngwenya fails to halt forensic audit ordered by the land reform minister

Fake trafficking news targets migrants

Exaggerated reports on social media of human trafficking syndicates snatching people in broad daylight legitimate xenophobia while deflecting from the real problems in society

Female cops sent for rape counselling

Brigadier Sifiso Cele denies the rape allegations, saying that they are part of a smear campaign and that criminal charges should have been opened if the accusations were true

Press Releases

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

Secure your business from cyber threats

Many business-grade security systems now have built-in learning systems and AI to help businesses stay up to date with protection

Mental Health

During the pandemic there's been a dramatic increase in depression, anxiety and suicides, according to some of the surveys done

Expert financial advice still recommended – especially in uncertain times

A financial advisor is an expert who will help you to protect your wealth and make a realistic plan when unexpected events threaten your wellbeing

What is a virtual card, and how does it work?

A virtual card lets you pay online without ever having to take your card from your wallet or exposing your actual account information

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