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Eskom denies allegations that it is broke

 Electricity parastatal Eskom on Sunday denied media reports that the state-owned company (SOC) is facing a cash crisis. Eskom had noted weekend media reports concerning its financial sustainability, it said in a statement. “Due to limitations around disclosing financial information before the official announcement which is scheduled for Wednesday, Eskom is …

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Midfield rock Crotty re-signs with New Zealand

All Blacks centre Ryan Crotty rejected offers from overseas to instead sign up for another year in New Zealand with the Canterbury Crusaders, the 28-year-old said on Monday. Crotty played 27 tests in the four years since his debut and became a crucial member of a New Zealand midfield that …

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Coffin assault accused to apply for bail

 The two men who allegedly forced Victor Mlotshwa into a coffin and threatened to pour petrol over him, will apply for bail again on Friday. Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Jackson will appear in the Middleburg Magistrate’s Court. A video of the incident, which happened last November, went viral and outraged …

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Government lacks unity: Mbeki

Former President Thabo Mbeki says the current government lacks unity, which is why there are often contradictory messages from ministers. Mbeki said the country would not overcome its challenges without cohesion at the highest level. The country is facing too many challenges for the government not to be able to …

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Proteas have finally ditched JP Duminy

 The Proteas’ patience with the embattled JP Duminy has finally run out. Captain Faf du Plessis on Thursday confirmed the 33-year-old left-hander has been dropped for the second Test in Nottingham starting on Friday. It means the skipper himself will in all likelihood shoulder the responsibility of batting at No …

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