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CemAir has been suspended again. Planned power outage in Lawaaikamp. Auditions open at the George Arts Theatre. Tickets available for Pieter Dirk Uys’s shows.
Oudtshoorn & Kannaland water shortages make the news.
If you want to know what’s really going on in the USA and in the world, I strongly recommend you watch this video. Laura Loomer pulls a great stunt on Nancy Pelosi. Will there be a second Brexit vote? Trump says withdrawal from Syria should be ‘prudent’. Netanyahu battles graft allegations – probably just another globalist dirty trick.
State capture probe back in session. Eskom pleads for tariff hikes – but what’s the point – they don’t collect their debts in any case. New info in the Clifton Beach farce. More criticism of the ANC’s manifesto.
USA China trade deal likely. JSE down, but Moody’s a bit more optimistic about our economy.
Andy Murray makes an emotional exit at the Aussie Open. Proteas wrap up series whitewash against Pakistan. More accusations against Jordaan and the Guptas.
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The South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) has suspended CemAir’s operations again, due to concerns around airworthiness of the airline’s fleet.
The George Arts Theatre is turning 50 this year and we have many wonderful things planned for 2019!
#WaterCrisis: Another Western Cape municipality sends out SOS Independent Online
As a contingency, there was water in storage at the Garden Route and Kannaland municipalities. Oudtshoorn municipality confirmed the water supply …
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According to the Sunshine Tour, the chase for the crown is wide open and while Louis Oosthuizen leads, winning the Order of Merit is almost out of his …
Infowars’ Will Johnson and Laura Loomer hired illegal immigrant workers and scaled the wall of Nancy Pelosi’s mansion to prove a point about illegal immigration.
EU intervenes on Brexit deal as Theresa May warns MPs January 14, 2019
Theresa May has repeated her opposition to a second referendum, which a growing minority of MPs support as the only way out of the deadlock on Brexit
US withdrawal from Syria to be done in ‘prudent’ way — Trump January 15, 2019
The initial pullout promise sparked outspoken opposition from within Trump’s Republican party
Netanyahu takes aim at graft probes ahead of Israel polls January 15, 2019
A prime minister is not legally required to resign if charged — only after convicted with appeals exhausted
The state capture spectacle is back January 14, 2019
The Zondo Commission may provide a stage for parties vying for traction before the national elections
The power utility’s debt levels are continuing to soar and now stand at R419 billion.
Clifton beach probe: New ‘intimate information’ comes to light January 14, 2019
Additional statements have been obtained from eyewitnesses and “complainants with intimate information” in the probe into allegations against Professional Protective Alternatives over the Clifton Fourth Beach furore.
Getting a mention in the manifesto counts for a lot among vested interests, as it is one more hurdle cleared in the long race to exert influence
Trump says trade deal with China likely January 14, 2019
President Donald Trump said Monday he expects to be able to reach a trade deal with China, which is feeling the impact of US tariffs.
MARKET WRAP: JSE edges lower amid global equity-market retreat January 14, 2019
Gloomy Chinese data weighed on sentiment, while global risk remains as Tuesday’s Brexit vote looms
SA economy expected to show signs of life in 2019: Moody’s January 14, 2019
Credit ratings agency, Moody’s, has released a report on Sub-Saharan Africa – saying the South African economy is expected to show signs of life this year.
Eskom CEO Phakamani Hadebe says the measures will pull the power utility back from ‘debt cliff’
Murray to make career decision ‘in next week’ January 14, 2019
Andy Murray said he would make a decision on further surgery that could end his career “within a week” after a gutsy defeat in the Australian Open.
Fiery Olivier leads S Africa to series sweep of Pakistan January 14, 2019
Fiery fast bowler Duanne Olivier took key early wickets as South Africa wrapped up a clean sweep of their series against Pakistan with victory by 107 runs on the fourth day of the third and final test on Monday.
Former Safa CEO accuses Jordaan, Guptas of foul play January 14, 2019
He says the funding, needed to help Bafana Bafana prepare for the 2010 Fifa World Cup in South Africa, came through after 2010 bid boss and current Safa President Danny Jordaan setup a meeting with Ajay Gupta and former President Jacob Zuma.
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