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Alleged serial rapist back in Cape Town court

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An alleged serial rapist is expected to appear in the Bellville Magistrate’s Court on Thursday to face 23 charges of rape allegedly committed in Delft and Khayelitsha. Sikhangele Mki was arrested after a five-year investigation. Mki has been positively linked to the 23 cases through DNA evidence collected by the …

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One killed, nine injured in N2 Cape Town collision

One killed, nine injured in N2 Cape Town collision. Photo courtesy of Life Healthcare

Ten people were involved in a collision between an Audi and a BMW on the N2 near the R300 in Delft South, Cape Town. Shortly after 1am this morning, paramedics from ER24, Life Healthcare, Metro EMS and Metro Rescue arrived on the scene where they found the two vehicles several …

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Delays expected after CT Metrorail blaze

A fire damaged several carriages at the Retreat Station depot on Sunday. Photo: Twitter / @TrafficSA

Metrorail commuters in Cape Town can expect delays and cancellations on its southern line. A fire damaged several carriages at the Retreat Station depot on Sunday. Fire and emergency services managed to extinguish the blaze. Police are investigating the cause of the fire. Original Story Below  Two Metrorail trains caught …

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Zephany Nurse testifies in camera for the State

FILE: The woman accused of kidnapping Zephany Nurse arrives at the Cape Town High Court on February 2, 2016 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Gallo Images / Die Burger / Denvor de Wee).

The media was ordered out of courtroom 1 in the Western Cape High Court at the start of proceedings in the Zephany Nurse kidnap case on Tuesday. State witness and biological father of Zephany Nurse, Morne Nurse, was expected to continue his testimony, but instead proceedings started with the in …

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Woman arrested at CT Airport for drugs worth over R1.8 million

July 24 - A 27-year-old Zimbabwean woman, living in Hillbrow, Johannesburg, was arrested at Cape Town International Airport on Saturday for being in possession of tik (crystal methamphetamine) valued at R1.822 million. Photo: SAPS

A 27-year-old Zimbabwean woman, living in Hillbrow, Johannesburg, was arrested at Cape Town International Airport on Saturday for being in possession of tik (crystal methamphetamine) valued at more than R1.8 million, Western Cape police said. Members of the border police based at Cape Town International Airport arrested the woman after …

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Comms lead for Uber Africa backs street and books smart

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Samantha Allenberg, (30), who currently leads communications at Uber in Africa, is an Independent Institute of Education (The IIE) Vega graduate who believes that studying is the key to success but also that it is important to put the books aside,  get outside and experience the world rather than just …

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