GOOD NEWS: Joburg inner city kids get skateboarding lessons: Children from central Johannesburg now have the opportunity to learn an exciting action sport free of charge. Watch.
Tshwane mayor, Solly Msimanga, hijacked in Midrand: Executive Mayor of Tshwane, Solly Msimanga, was hijacked in Midrand during the early hours of Saturday morning, with the thieves making off with his silver Mercedes Benz CLS 250.
Man killed by stray bullet, allegedly fired by security guard: A 29-year-old man has been killed by a stray bullet, allegedly fired by a security guard who shot at two suspected thieves on the run in Fordsburg, Johannesburg.
Joburg’s budget cuts capital spending amid cost saving by Treasury: The country’s economic hub is under financial pressure with National Treasury cutting municipal grants as part of the February budget’s plan to reduce the fiscal deficit.
Police mum on whether woman faked kidnapping to hide false pregnancy: Gauteng police say they cannot confirm whether or not a Vosloorus woman faked her kidnapping to cover up her false pregnancy.
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