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22 October 2018 5:13 PM Man shot in BMW on M1 highway was a member of the Hawks

The driver of the BMW X1, who was shot on the M1 highway in Johannesburg on Monday afternoon, was a member of the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (DPCI), known as the Hawks. "We can confirm that the man who was shot and injured on the M1 north this afternoon is a member of the DPCI in Gauteng," Gauteng Hawks spokesperson Captain Ndivhuwo 19

22 October 2018 3:52 PM Woman dies after boyfriend allegedly attacks her with boiling water

A Gauteng man is under police guard in hospital after he was arrested for allegedly dousing his girlfriend with boiling water last week. The 42-year-old girlfriend, Primrose Mahlangu, died as a result of her injuries on Sunday morning. Kagiso police launched a manhunt for the man earlier on Monday afternoon who, according to spokesperson Captain Solomon 21

22 October 2018 4:21 AM Turkey vows to reveal 'naked truth' over Khashoggi death

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday vowed to reveal within days the "naked truth" over the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as Riyadh said it did not know the whereabouts of his body and that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had been unaware of any operation to murder him. The Turkish leader's statement came the day after Saudi authorities 23

19 October 2018 8:36 AM Court hears details of Lions coach’s alleged sexual assault

Cape Town - Lions defence coach Joey Mongalo's court case for allegedly indecently assaulting a woman in Sydney is underway. Reports that followed the incident indicated that Mongalo was accused of forcing a 26-year-old hotel concierge to touch him inappropriately. According to the website, court proceedings got underway on Thursday, with a friend 28

19 October 2018 8:30 AM 2 people killed, burnt beyond recognition in Hout Bay fire

Two people have died and two others were injured in a massive fire along the mountain slopes of Hout Bay, Cape Town in the early hours of Friday morning, a City of Cape Town fire official said. The fire, which started after 02:00, razed 30 wood and iron structures, said divisional commander Edward Bosch. It took five hours to bring the fire at Salamander 56

18 October 2018 5:15 AM Man kills granny, 105, over witchcraft claims – report

A Malawian man, 30, has reportedly been arrested for killing his 105 year-old grandmother over witchcraft allegations. According to Nyasa Times, police confirmed the incident, adding that Mathias James forced his way into the woman’s house after drinking beer in a neighbouring village. James beat the deceased woman with a wooden spoon. The attack was so hard that the woman 21

17 October 2018 6:09 PM British cyclist killed in Alps was 'a monster', mother says

London - The mother of a British cyclist killed by a hunter in the Alps has celebrated his death, saying she believed he was responsible for raping a young girl, British media reported on Wednesday. The claims made by Katrina Toghill and the alleged victim, as reported by The Sun newspaper, were denied by the girlfriend and father of the late cyclist 52

16 October 2018 5:20 PM Liberia investigates US-backed charity after alleged rapes

Liberia's government says it is investigating a charity founded by a young American woman after allegations that a local staffer raped several girls in its care. The More Than Me organisation says in a statement that founder Katie Meyler has taken a leave of absence until a separate, independent audit requested by the charity is complete. Meyler's work had been praised 20

16 October 2018 1:02 PM Ethiopia gets first female defence minister

Ethiopia's new Cabinet is now a record 50% female, including a woman defense minister, after lawmakers on Tuesday unanimously approved the nominations put forward by reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. "Our women ministers will disprove the old adage that women can't lead," Abiy said while presenting his choices. Aisha Mohammed Musa will lead the defence 30

16 October 2018 8:46 AM WATCH: Judge tosses Stormy Daniels' defamation suit against Trump

A federal judge dismissed Stormy Daniels' defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump on Monday, saying the president made a "hyperbolic statement" against a political adversary when he tweeted about a composite sketch the porn actress' lawyer released. Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, sued Trump in April after he said a composite 23