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- Lightning strike survivor ‘confused’
All I heard and saw was a roaring bolt of lightning, says a KZN man after he survived a lightning strike which killed his girlfriend and son.
- Nurse’s mummified body found after 7 years
A nurse lay dead in her flat for seven years until her mummified body was found by bailiffs.
- New York gunman boasted to onlookers
A man who fatally shot two uniformed police officers told bystanders to “watch what I’m going to do” before the attack, say police.
Mail & Guardian
- Zuma: Nkandla upgrades not my fault
President Jacob Zuma says none of the Nkandla reports, including the public protector’s, found him at fault for upgrades at the compound.
- Nene: Sars still a model public institution
Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene says that he, alongside Sars Commissioner Tom Moyane, will make sure that the fiscal institution redeems itself.
- First China, SA security services
HW Raid Security Pty.Ltd has launched the first Chinese security joint venture in South Africa.