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20 June 2017 11:01 AM Banks under threat: Barclays Africa bleeds on Public Protector’s SARB call

Shares of Barclays Africa (Absa) fell over 1% at the close of trade on the JSE on Monday to R144.86 as Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane delivered findings that shocked the country. Barclays Africa was hard hit by Mkhwebane’s finding that Absa should pay back R1.125bn for the 1980s and 1990s Bankorp lifeboat – a finding that the bank already looks 27

19 June 2017 8:46 AM PICS: Four foreign inmates break out of Bali jail using tunnel

The four are Australian Shaun Edward Davidson, Bulgarian Dimitar Nikolov Iliev, Indian Sayed Muhammad Said and Malaysian Tee Kok King, Bali police spokesman Hengky Widjaja said. The tunnel had a diameter of 50 x 75 cm and was found filled with water on Monday morning, Widjaja said. Kerobokan houses a fairly large number of foreign inmates, given Bali's 29

17 June 2017 11:19 AM Egyptian court sentences 31 to death in prosecutor's case

Cairo - An Egyptian criminal court has sentenced to death 31 Islamists for their part in the June 2015 assassination of the country's top prosecutor, Hisham Barakat. Saturday's ruling, pronounced by judge Hassan Farid, referred the case of the 31 to the country's top theologian to solicit his non-binding opinion on the death sentences, a formality followed 26

15 June 2017 10:48 AM More charges loom over multiple hijack suspect

“He was released in December last year after serving sentences for drugs and motor-vehicle related offences,” Mavimbela said. The man was due to be released from parole at the end of 2021, but that has become unlikely with the alleged crimes he has since accumulated. He said the recent charges against the suspect emanated from an alleged attempted hijacking 32

13 June 2017 8:34 PM Ronaldo denies wrongdoing over taxes

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo denied on Tuesday ever hiding any income from the taxman or committing any tax fraud in Spain, after prosecutors filed a lawsuit accusing him of defrauding tax authorities of €14.7 million. The prosecutor's office said the Real Madrid forward had knowingly used a business structure created in 2010 to allegedly hide his image 28

09 June 2017 11:26 AM WATCH: No bail for Nigerian human trafficking pastor

Mashiyi said that she had to consider pertinent factors, including that the pastor was a Nigerian national and held two current Nigerian passports, adding that he did not have any fixed assets in South Africa, although he did own six vehicles, each to the value of over a half a million rand. "His family, wife and children are all United Kingdom citizens 33

05 June 2017 7:36 PM 30 years for man who tortured, murdered employer

Cape Town - A man who tortured and stabbed his employer to death in the house he shared with her was on Monday sentenced to 30 years behind bars. Lwando Dubha pleaded guilty to the murder and aggravated robbery of Nosisa Antoinetta Sonjani, a former clerk at the Khayelitsha police station and businesswoman who was a co-owner of a construction company 25

04 June 2017 8:59 PM UK elections to go ahead after London attack

London - Prime Minister Theresa May says Thursday's election wouldn't be halted by the latest attack in London, because "violence can never be allowed to disrupt the democratic process". She made the statement after politicians agreed for the second time in two weeks to halt their election campaigns for grief and reflection in the aftermath of the deadly 31

01 June 2017 6:44 AM WATCH: Franziska's parents share pain as killer cries

Oliver had pleaded guilty to two charges of rape, a charge of robbery and the murder of the 16-year-old girl. Beforehand, a letter (watch full letter in video) from Shireen and Andreas Blochliger was read out in aggravation of sentence. "The loss of a child is almost indescribable," the letter read. "There’s pain, there’s sadness, there’s anguish but acceptance 42

30 May 2017 9:46 AM Australian paedophiles to lose their passports

"The new laws will prohibit registered child sex offenders from leaving Australia or holding Australian passports," Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said. "Last year alone, almost 800 registered child sex offenders travelled overseas from Australia." She said many of them – who often go to developing countries in Asia – were in breach of obligations to notify 47