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The insurance industry says kidnap and ransom insurance cover is growing in South Africa, as organised crime syndicates continue to target wealthy individuals and companies.

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Author: Tsakela Shivambu
Posted: October 7, 2022, 8:42 am

Gauteng's new Premier Panyaza Lesufi has emphasized the importance of a complete review and overhaul of the province's public healthcare system, saying several of the tenders need to be done away with.

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Author: Skhangiwe Mthiyane
Posted: October 7, 2022, 8:14 am

Qatar has ordered most government employees to work from home during next month's soccer World Cup while schools will have reduced hours two weeks before the tournament before shutting as the country prepares for a big influx of visitors.

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Author: Preggie Moodley
Posted: October 7, 2022, 7:41 am

Argentina captain Lionel Messi has said he is counting the days until the World Cup and believes his team have a good chance of winning the tournament.

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Author: Preggie Moodley
Posted: October 7, 2022, 7:20 am

The 50-year-old man accused of assaulting and pointing a firearm at a teenage boy at Groblersdal in Limpopo is expected to make his fourth appearance at the local Magistrate's Court on Friday morning.

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Author: Paballo Lephaka
Posted: October 7, 2022, 6:52 am

The 12th annual Desmond Tutu International Peace Lecture is set to take place on Friday evening in Cape Town under the theme 'A vision for Hope and Healing'. It will mark the first lecture since the death of Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu.

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Author: SABC
Posted: October 7, 2022, 6:44 am

Police Minister Bheki Cele is due to start a three-day visit to crime hotspots in KwaZulu-Natal. Cele will hold imbizos with affected communities. His first stop is Inanda north of Durban.

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Author: SABC
Posted: October 7, 2022, 6:42 am

Transnet has declared force majeure at all its ports as striking workers begin to intensify their industrial action over wages.

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Author: SABC
Posted: October 7, 2022, 6:36 am

Kenya's Safaricom launched its mobile network in Ethiopia on Thursday, becoming the first private operator in one of Africa's largest telecoms markets.

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Author: Skhangiwe Mthiyane
Posted: October 7, 2022, 6:30 am

US President Joe Biden says Russian President Vladimir Putin's threat to use nuclear weapons is the biggest such threat since the Cuban Missile Crisis, as Russia's military leadership faced a rare domestic public backlash over the war in Ukraine.

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Author: Skhangiwe Mthiyane
Posted: October 7, 2022, 6:25 am