ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
07/20/2017 at 14:58. Facebook
There's some relief for consumers as the repo rate has been reduced by 25 basis points.
There's some relief for consumers as the repo rate has been reduced by 25 basis points

Reserve Bank cuts repo rate to 6.75%

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Wilma Tomlin
Sandra Naidoo
Rosalind Lindsay Houareau
ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
07/20/2017 at 14:20. Facebook
A search in the New Germany area has ended with a paraplegic woman being found alive with minor injuries.
A search in the New Germany area has ended with a paraplegic

New Germany woman found unharmed following hijacking

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Dianne Keen
ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
07/20/2017 at 13:45. Facebook
A witness at the Moerane Commission, Mxolisi Nyuswa says the lack of formal education and training for councillor positions is a contributor to the political killings in KZN.
A witness at the Moerane Commission Mxolisi Nyuswa says the lack of

Christian council, Abalahlai outline culture of violence at Inquiry

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ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
07/20/2017 at 12:45. Facebook
Provincial health officials have struck a deal to keep cancer treatment machines at Durban's Addington Hospital, operational.
Provincial health officials have struck a deal to keep cancer treatment machines

KZN Health reaches deal to keep cancer machines running

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Bernard Mare
Richard Poulton
Tanya Scott
ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
07/20/2017 at 12:14. Facebook
The ANC in KZN has reiterated its call for disciplinary action to be taken against outspoken MP, Makhosi Khoza.
The ANC in KZN has reiterated its call for disciplinary action to

KZN ANC plans to take action against Makhosi Khoza

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Gordon Nair
Dave West
ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
07/20/2017 at 09:36. Facebook
A former Parktown Boys High School sports coach is facing more than 160 charges - ranging from attempted murder, sexual assault, and neglect.
A former Parktown Boys High School sports coach is facing more than

Former Parktown Boys teacher facing over 160 charges, including sexual assault

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Bernard Mare
Nkah Grootboom
ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
07/20/2017 at 09:00. Facebook
KZN wildlife authorities have safely recaptured the 8 lions that escaped from Hluhluwe Imfolozi Park earlier this week.
KZN wildlife authorities have safely recaptured the 8 lions that escaped from

Eight escaped lions from Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park recaptured

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Sifiso Dlamini
Stacey Lynn Ross
Susan Belling
ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
07/20/2017 at 07:55. Facebook
When is it okay for a security officer appointed by a retail store to body search a customer? Consumerwatch's Wendy Knowler investigates.
When is it okay for a security officer appointed by a retail

Are customer body searches lawful?

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Jacquelene Pearl Naidoo
Andy Dyduch
Kevin Adams
ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
07/20/2017 at 05:39. Facebook
James Aguma's decision to resign as SABC's acting CEO has been described as a step in the right direction.
James Aguma's decision to resign as SABC's acting CEO has been described

Resignation of SABC boss welcomed

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Brett Darren Retief
Brett Darren Retief
Anand Govender
ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
yesterday at 15:28. Facebook
UPDATE: Amanzimtoti police are searching for four suspects involved in the fatal shooting of a man near the traffic lights in Winkelspruit Road. It's believed the victim was involved in a drug dispute with the suspects.
UPDATE: Amanzimtoti police are searching for four suspects involved in the fatal

Police probe after man shot dead in Toti

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Phumlani Hemson
ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
yesterday at 14:00. Facebook
The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) has appointed an interim CEO after previous CEO, Thokozani Magwaza stepped down.
The South African Social Security Agency SASSA has appointed an interim CEO

Pearl Bhengu appointed acting SASSA CEO

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ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
yesterday at 13:00. Facebook
Police are investigating a fatal shooting near the traffic lights in Winkelspruit Road, near Amanzimtoti.
Police are investigating a fatal shooting near the traffic lights in Winkelspruit

Police probe after man shot dead in Toti

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Trevor Stratford
Jenisha Ramjith
ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
yesterday at 12:04. Facebook
The search area has been extended on day four of recovery efforts, following the capsizing of fishing vessel Maredon on Sunday.
The search area has been extended on day four of recovery efforts

Rescuers widen search area for 8 missing fishermen

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ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
yesterday at 11:28. Facebook
Economist, Dawie Roodt believes motorists might feel the pinch in August
Economist Dawie Roodt believes motorists might feel the pinch in August

Increase likely for August fuel price

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Jon Dalton
Nino Esteves
Niki James Jewell
ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
yesterday at 11:18. Facebook
The ANC in KZN says alleged hit-men involved in political killings across the province need to be exposed.
The ANC in KZN says alleged hit men involved in political killings

ANC distances itself from Glebelands hit-men

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Bernard Mare
ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
yesterday at 09:56. Facebook
Two men who attacked a North Coast woman in her home are due to appear in the Hluhluwe Magistrates Court tomorrow.
Two men who attacked a North Coast woman in her home are

Two in court for brutal attack on KZN woman

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ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
yesterday at 08:25. Facebook
The Hawks have released identikits of two suspects wanted for shooting three councillors in Umzimkhulu.
The Hawks have released identikits of two suspects wanted for shooting three

Suspects wanted in shooting of Umzimkhulu councillors

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ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
yesterday at 07:30. Facebook
About 5000 10111 call centre staff across the country will go on strike today.
About 5000 10111 call centre staff across the country will go on strike today

Emergency call centre staff go on strike

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Shabana Raghubar
Michelle Singh
Loreal Brockett
ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
yesterday at 07:10. Facebook
Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says Eskom's integrity must be restored.
Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says Eskom's integrity must be restored

Brown: Eskom must be steered in right direction

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David Bond
Careen Seaward
Kevin Hall
ECR Newswatch
ECR Newswatch
yesterday at 06:55. Facebook
A social scientist would like to see formal qualifications being introduced for people to serve as councillors.
A social scientist would like to see formal qualifications being introduced for

Low qualifications required of KZN councillors: expert

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