Sassa slams alleged abuse by its officials towards beneficiaries

The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) has slammed alleged abuse by its officials towards beneficiaries, saying such behaviour will not be tolerated. This comes after allegations of misconduct and mistreatment at Mogwase local office, North West. “Sassa would like to state that service with dignity to our beneficiaries should[…]

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Blaze in Belhar leave several displaced

Twenty people were left displaced after several informal structures were destroyed in a fire in Belhar yesterday afternoon. According to the City of Cape Town’s Fire and Rescue Service Spokesperson Jermaine Carelse, local firefighters managed to contain and extinguish the blaze that destroyed approximately seven informal structures. Two women suffered[…]

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Duo arrested after drive-by shooting in Heideveld

By: Aneeqa du Plessis Two suspects have been arrested in connection with a drive-by shooting incident in Heideveld earlier today. According to the City, Metro police officials on patrol in the area heard gunshots and gave chase after two community members were wounded by the perpetrators. During the hot pursuit,[…]

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PA official in Russia for talks

Palestinian Liberation Organisation (PLO) Executive Committee member Hussein Al-Sheikh arrived in the Russian capital Moscow for talks yesterday. Fatah leader, Abdullah Abdullah, told Al-Watan Voice that the talks would focus on the “Palestinian reconciliation file, especially after Hamas officials’ recent visit to Russia.” Earlier this month, Deputy Head of Hamas’ Political Bureau, Moussa[…]

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EU set to sanction Myanmar military officials for coup

European Union foreign ministers are set to approve on Monday sanctions against 11 Myanmar officials for the military takeover, European diplomats said, as a UN official urged the international community on Saturday to cut the coup leaders’ access to money and weapons. The move comes after the 27-nation bloc last[…]

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Two SARS officials suspended

Deputy SA Revenue Service’s commissioner Ivan Pillay and group executive of strategic planning and risk Peter Richers have been suspended, the revenue service announced on Friday. “I have… decided to suspend the following two senior executives pending a disciplinary process in terms of the Sars disciplinary code and procedure, and[…]

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