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2016-10-22 Germany Refuses to Print Bond Notes
[Zimbabwe Independent] A German company which specialises in the printing of banknotes, Giesecke and Devrient, has rejected Zimbabwe's request to print bond notes for the cash-strapped Treasury, prompting the desperate government to turn to neighbouring South Africa and other countries for help.

2016-10-22 Court Grants Bail Despite Gang-Rape DNA Match
[News24Wire] DNA samples taken from a young man and matched with those taken from a woman who was brutally gang-raped have linked him positively to the crime.

2016-10-22 'Fearless' Photographer Ngwenya Dies
[News24Wire] The South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef) has sent its condolences to the family of renowned photo-journalist Juda Ngwenya who died recently.

2016-10-22 Hijacked Man Spots Own Car in Roadblock
[News24Wire] A Johannesburg man was hijacked, but got his car back hours later when he spotted it at a roadblock, police said on Saturday.

2016-10-22 Condolences Pouring in for Tut Student Leader
[News24Wire] Condolences are pouring in for Tshwane University of Technology student leader Lesego Benjamin Phehla, after he was killed when a car ploughed into protesting students.

2016-10-22 Heroin Seized On South Africa/Mozambique Border
[AIM] Maputo -The South African Revenue Service (SARS) on Friday seized 26.6 kilos of heroin from a vehicle inspected on the South African side of the Lebombo/Ressano Garcia border post with Mozambique.

2016-10-22 Safa TD Tovey to Be Discharged From Hospital
[SAFA] SAFA Technical Director, Neil Tovey who suffered a heart attack last Sunday, 16 October 2016 while training, will be discharged from hospital either on Sunday, 23 October or Monday, 24 October 2016, his brother Mark Tovey confirmed.

2016-10-22 Euphoric Sixth Title for Ahlers
[News24Wire] Jaco Ahlers earned his third Sunshine Tour win of the season and a sixth overall title as he cruised to a three-stroke win at the Vodacom Origins of Golf Euphoria, held at Euphoria Golf Estate and Hydro.

2016-10-22 Pair Bust With U.S.$64,000 Worth of Mandrax
[News24Wire] Two people have been arrested for drug possession in Mandalay, Mitchells Plain, Western Cape police said on Saturday.

2016-10-22 It's 50 Medals for SA At African Championships
[Sascoc] South Africa's medal tally touched the half-century mark as the XII CANA African Swimming Championships hit day five in Bloemfontein on Friday.

2016-10-22 Mashaba Wishes Ellis and Co Well in Their First Banyana Banyana Match
[SAFA] Bafana Bafana head coach Ephraim 'Shakes' Mashaba has wished the Banyana Banyana interim technical team well in their first match in charge of the team.

2016-10-22 'Disappointment' As S. Africa Joins Burundi in Exiting ICC
[Deutsche Welle] South Africa is quitting the International Criminal Court just days after an identical move by chaos-ridden Burundi. Rights groups are appalled by what they see as South Africa's uncharacteristic disregard for justice.

2016-10-22 Top-Ranked Williams Does the Double
[Sascoc] South Africa's No 1-ranked Steve Williams became the first player in the country's golfing history to hold both the senior national titles on the amateur and pro circuit after he closed out a wire-to-wire victory in the 28th Indwe Risk Services SA Senior Stroke Play Championship at Kyalami Country Club on Friday.

2016-10-22 Hero's Welcome for Parks Tau
[News24Wire] Former Johannesburg mayor Parks Tau received a hero's welcome at OR Tambo International Airport when he returned from Colombia on Saturday.

2016-10-22 Banyana Banyana, Egypt Lock Horns
[SAFA] Follow all the action live on SAFA Matchcast as Banyana Banyana, presented by Sasol, take on Egypt in an international friendly, this Saturday 22 October, from Dobsonville Stadium, Soweto.

2016-10-21 Geyser Innovation Wins Most Promising Youth-Led Business Award
[] Pretoria -An innovative device by a young woman from the Eastern Cape is proving to be a winner in the country's efforts to save energy.

2016-10-21 Hague Court Laws Inconsistent With Ours - Govt
[News24Wire] The South African government says a move to withdraw from the International Criminal Court and its obligations to the Rome Statute is part of ensuring that the country's international law obligations are properly aligned with domestic law.

2016-10-21 What Student Protests Reveal About Young Future Leaders
[The Conversation Africa] Universities have an obligation to produce leaders, whether in their academic disciplines, chosen professions or in the wider society, including in government and civil society.

2016-10-21 Trevor Noah Won't Host MTV Africa Music Awards
[allAfrica] Cape Town -The popular comedian took to his Twitter account to announce that he will no longer be making an appearance due to a severe respiratory and ear infection.

2016-10-21 ICTJ Denounces South African Government's Attempt to Exit the International Criminal Court
[ICTJ] New York -The International Center for Transitional Justice (ICTJ) decries the announcement that South Africa will seek to withdraw from the Rome Statute, the treaty that created the International Criminal Court (ICC) and an international framework for fighting impunity for egregious crimes.

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