Olievenhoutbosch residents to be evicted from RDP houses by end of June, court rules: The North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has ordered that residents of Olievenhoutbosch in Centurion, who are illegally occupying RDP houses meant for residents of Mooiplaas informal settlement, be evicted by the end of June.
AS IT HAPPENED: ‘ANC North West is fine’ – Magashule after Mahumapelo quits as premier: Embattled North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo has indicated he would finally step down, during a briefing at Luthuli House, where secretary general Ace Magashule has also insisted that the party in the province is just ‘fine’.
4 shot dead, 6 injured in Brakpan taxi violence: Four people have been shot dead amid taxi-related violence in Brakpan, in Ekurhuleni.
Whiteley out of Stormers clash, a serious doubt for Bok Tests: Lions captain Warren Whiteley will not face the Stormers at Newlands and it’s unlikely that he’ll take part in the Springboks’ upcoming Tests.
‘It’s lucrative, it’s easy and it’s low risk’ – Anneliese Burgess on the surge in cash-in-transit heists: According to Anneliese Burgess, author of the book Heist, more than 110 cash-in-transit heists have taken place so far in 2018.
Kiwi ref for Stormers v Lions derby: New Zealand’s Nick Briant has been appointed as referee for the South African Super Rugby derby between the Stormers and Lions.
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