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East London, South Africa
Upington, South Africa
Mahikeng, South Africa
UK, October 22 – Shrien Dewani has been granted another High Court hearing in London as his extradition case continues without a final resolution.
Durban, October 22 – The truck driver responsible for the Pinetown crash which left 24 people dead will have to remain behind bars for now. Sanele May’s bail application failed in the Pinetown Magistrate’s Court.
Johannesburg, October 22 – The Presidency has dismissed reports suggesting President Zuma made disparaging comments about the rest of the continent. Speaking at an ANC Manifesto Forum yesterday, the president was talking about e-tolling in Gauteng.
Johannesburg, October 22 – A Gauteng taxi driver is in hospital and another on the run tonight after a car chase and dramatic shootout with the police that played out on the M1 highway.
KwaZulu-Natal, October 22 – Rural community members in northern KwaZulu-Natal are accusing a coalmine of having employed dirty tricks to get them off their land.
Johannesburg, October 22 – Acting crime intelligence boss Chris Ngcobo is out of a job. On Tuesday concerns about his qualifications were raised and he has been placed on special leave.
Cape Town, October 22 – A brand new state-of-the-art prison has opened its doors in Cape Town. The multi-million rand facility in Worcester will act as a blueprint for future correctional centres across the country.
Johannesburg, October 22 – Tobacco retailers are crying foul. They say any further restrictions on how cigarettes are advertised will harm the industry.
Kenya, October 22 – A group of musicians in Kenya are finding new ways to make music and they're doing it with stuff you and I throw away.
USA, October 22 – A US cemetery has removed gravestones depicting the cartoon character Spongebob Squarepants. They were installed to honour a former Army Sergeant who was allegedly killed by her boyfriend.