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The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) was granted an order to freeze R7.9 million from two companies “irregularly” awarded tenders by the Gauteng health department to refurbish AngloGold Ashanti (AGA) Hospital for Covid-19 patients.

The Beer Association of South Africa (Basa) has “cautiously” welcomed President Ramaphosa’s announcement which eased the country to adjusted level 2 of the lockdown imposed to curb the spread of Covid-19.

Limpopo MEC for Transport Mavhungu Lerule-Ramakhanya to lead a virtual prayer session for law enforcement officers this afternoon.

An 80-year-old woman accused of witchcraft was hacked and set alight in her house allegedly by members of the community in Mbuzini village, near Komatipoort, Mpumalanga.

Traffic volumes from Durban to inland provinces have picked up as people cut their holidays short and accommodation bookings in KwaZulu-Natal have been cancelled.

Eskom has announced plans to implement stage 2 loadshedding from 10pm overnight until 5am tomorrow.L

The former DA MPL accusing the party’s provincial leader Solly Msimanga of sexual harassment is considering private prosecution after the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) decided not to pursue the matter.

The South African Pharmacy Council (SAPC) has placed a moratorium on annual fee increases for all pharmacy professionals and facilities.

Two former State Theatre employees have been ordered by the Gauteng High Court, Pretoria to pay back – jointly and severally – more than R24 million stolen from the facility over a number of years.

The cash-strapped SABC is owed a whopping R57.1 million in unpaid television licences and advertising fees by government departments, municipalities and state-owned entities (SOEs).