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26 April 2018 3:52 PM Steinhoff 'assessing' former chair Christo Wiese's R59bn lawsuit

Cape Town - Steinhoff on Thursday evening reacted to news that Christo Wiese had instituted a R59bn claim against it by saying in a short note it would "assess the claims and determine the appropriate course of action". Wiese resigned as Steinhoff's chair in mid-December 2017, nine days after the group's CEO Markus Jooste stepped down amid an accounting 94

13 April 2018 3:33 PM VAT, other tax and fee hikes just pushed the cost of dying up massively

Cape Town - The recent hikes in master’s fees, value-added tax, estate duty and donations tax rates have increased the cost of dying significantly in South Africa, said David Thompson, Senior Legal Adviser at Sanlam Trust. "Most professional executors and trustees should be registered VAT vendors," said Thompson. Executor’s fees are generally 3.5% plus VAT. At 15% this will equal 98

06 April 2018 10:59 AM Ramaphosa refers Eskom allegations to Special Investigating Unit

The SIU, which probes corruption and maladministration in the government, must include “any alleged serious maladministration in connection with the affairs of the institutions,” in its investigations, Ramaphosa said in an order published in the Government Gazette. Other terms include probing unlawful appropriation or expenditure of public money or property 61

04 April 2018 9:05 AM Ronaldo thanks Juve fans after standing ovation

Caper Town - Cristiano Ronaldo thanked Juventus fans for the standing ovation he received at the Allianz Stadium after scoring a sensational bicycle kick in a 3-0 Real Madrid win. Ronaldo grabbed the opening goal in Turin after just three minutes and added a second on the hour with a sensational overhead bicycle kick, taking him to 14 goals in this season's 35

02 April 2018 6:00 AM SpaceX's broadband-from-space plan gets final US nod

The action, approved in a 5-0 vote by FCC commissioners announced on Thursday, is the first approval of a US-licensed satellite constellation to deliver broadband, or fast internet service, the agency said in an emailed news release. Satellites can help extend broadband to Americans who live in remote or hard-to-serve places where fibre optic cables 68

28 March 2018 6:21 PM Life imprisonment for Limpopo rapist

The Mokopane Regional Court sentenced a man to life imprisonment for raping a pensioner at Lesodi Mmotlana Village, near Mokopane. Tshepo Samuel Moruwane, 19, was convicted of two counts of rape and housebreaking. During his trial, the court heard that the accused targeted elderly women in the community at night. "In this incident of August 28, 2016, the accused 43

20 March 2018 7:00 PM WHO says tainted food outbreak threatens 16 African nations

Johannesburg - A deadly outbreak linked to tainted food in South Africa is now threatening other African nations, with neighbouring Namibia reporting a confirmed case that might be connected, the World Health Organisation said on Tuesday. In a statement, WHO said it has reached out to 16 countries to help with preparedness and response to the listeriosis 53

16 March 2018 7:39 AM Don’t take us away from our customers, traders ask Mayor Athol Trollip

Port Elizabeth - About 60 informal traders in Port Elizabeth told Mayor Athol Trollip that they are unhappy with the area the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality has relocated them to. The traders had operated in KwaDwesi outside Ziyabuya Shopping Centre before they were removed in January, partly due to road construction on the R57, GroundUp reported 42

16 March 2018 4:49 AM Three major mistakes Tiger Brands made in response to the listeriosis crisis

TIGER BRANDS, the South African food giant at the centre of the listeriosis storm engulfing the country, is facing serious brand erosion as a result of the way it handled the unfolding crisis. Tiger Brands was thrown into the centre of the listeriosis storm after South Africa’s National Institute for Communicable Diseases announced that its investigation 98

07 March 2018 8:57 AM Usher and wife Grace Miguel split

Cape Town – Usher and his wife Grace Miguel have called it quits after two years of marriage. The couple said in a statement to Us Weekly on Tuesday their decision to separate was a joint effort and that they will remain friends. “After much thought and consideration, we have mutually decided to separate as a couple. “We remain deeply connected, loving 49