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IEC to conduct 51 000 home visits for special votes in Western Cape

Over 51 000 home visits will be conducted by Electoral Commission (IEC) officials in the Western Cape for the two days of special votes. The IEC says its received nearly 136 000 special vote applications in the province. The elderly, inf
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27 May 2024

George woman in court on human trafficking charges

A woman alleged to have been holding someone against their will at a brothel in George in the Western Cape appeared in the George Magistrates Court on Monday.Nyaradzo Ellen Gwenzi, 39, made a brief appearance in court and was charged with t
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27 May 2024

Special votes off to a rocky start in Parklands

The general elections are on our doorstep , and on Monday, May 27, special voting commenced, however, a voting station in Parklands, Cape Town was ill-prepared. Special voting is for those who cannot make it to the polls on Wednesday, May 2
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27 May 2024

Potential coalition scenarios loom ahead of election

In the midst of anticipation surrounding South Africa's election on Wednesday, independent political analyst Dr Ongama Mtimka predicts the African National Congress (ANC) will opt for coalitions with smaller parties to keep the upper hand.
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27 May 2024

DA will retain Western Cape majority: Zille

VIDEO| Helen Zille to cast her special vote: Meanwhile, supporters of the party in the province have vowed to keep the DA in power in the province. The Democratic Alliance closed its election campaign with a final rally in Belhar on Sunday.
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27 May 2024

Three arrested in Western Cape for mass shooting in Zwelitsha

Three people who were arrested by police in connection with a mass shooting incident in Zwelithsa that left seven people dead are expected to make their first appearance in court on Monday.The suspects, aged between 33 and 34, will line up
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27 May 2024

HCI takes a profit plunge from heavy oil and exploration equity losses

Full year profits in Hosken Consolidated Investments (HCI) for the period to end March, slumped to R745.6 million after the company suffered equity losses from its oil and gas prospecting investments.With investments in Tsogo Sun, Southern
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27 May 2024

Casting a special vote? This is what you need to know

More than one million people have signed up to take part in special votes ahead of the elections taking place on Wednesday, May 29. The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) said around 1,668,076 South Africans have been approved for s
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27 May 2024

Lack of depth cost Stellies in the long run, says Barker

Smiso MsomiSTELLENBOSCH FC head coach Steve Barker has pointed to his sides lack of depth as the main reason behind their capitulation in the final stretch of the season. Stellies recorded their third consecutive defeat as they went
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27 May 2024

Stellies still have plenty to shout about

Smiso MsomiSTELLENBOSCH FC coach Steve Barker has found consolation in his sides nominations for numerous Premier Soccer League (PSL) awards. Stellies secured seven nominations with the most notable being Barkers inclusion in the Coa
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27 May 2024

Quantum Foods earnings soar, but avian flu risk clouds outlook

QUANTUM Food Holdings did really well to turn its 13% decline in half year revenue into a whopping 320% increase in operating profit to R61 million after trading conditions improved for poultry producers, in spite of the impact of avian flu.
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27 May 2024

Steenhuisen calls on South Africans to strip the ANC of its majority

Democratic Alliance (DA) leader John Steenhuisen has closed the partys 2024 election campaign with a call to voters to strip the ANC of its outright majority that was used to subject South Africans to unemployment, corruption, and misrule over th
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26 May 2024