Daily Archives: July 16, 2017

Eight killed in stampede in Senegal

NNA – At least eight people were killed on Saturday in a stampede in a soccer stadium in the Senegalese capital Dakar during a match between two local teams, the sports minister said.

A fight …

South African Musician Phiri Dies at 70

JOHANNESBURG Ray Phiri, a South African jazz musician who founded the band Stimela and became internationally known while performing on Paul Simon’s Graceland tour, died of cancer on Wednesday at age 70.

Phiri, a vocalist …

Deloitte appointment above board: SIU

The Special Investigation Unit (SIU) says all procurement processes were duly adhered to when appointing consulting firm Deloitte.

The firm is currently assisting the Unit with an Organisational Review.

In statement on Friday, the unit …

8 Soccer Fans Killed in Stampede in Dakar

DAKAR, SENEGAL At least eight people were killed Saturday in a stampede in a soccer stadium in the Senegalese capital, Dakar, during a match between two local teams, the sports minister said.

A fight broke …

KZN government working hard to address political killings

With political killings intensifying in KwaZulu-Natal, Premier Willies Mchunu is doubling efforts aimed at ensuring a climate of peace and stability prevails in the province.

We have implored law enforcement agencies to be firm and …