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60% OF SUSPECTS ARRESTED FOR VIOLENT CRIMES IN GAUTENG ARE ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS

More than half of the violent crimes in Gauteng are committed by illegal immigrants. Gauteng Police Commissioner Lieutenant-General Deliwe de Lange said on Tuesday that about 60% of the suspects

COURT RULES ON KIDS BORN IN SOUTH AFRICA TO FOREIGN PARENTS

Children born in South Africa to foreign parents are entitled to apply for citizenship through the South African Citizenship Act 88 of 1995, even if they were born before the

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MAN ‘KILLS WOMAN FOR REFUSING HIM SEX’

An Ivory Park man allegedly killed the mother of his one-month-old baby boy for refusing him sex. The 26-year-old man, originally from the Eastern Cape, allegedly stabbed his 23-year-old girlfriend

5 WAYS TO SPOT A YORUBA DEMON

Yoruba demon is just another name for a playboy of Yoruba origin. The term surfaced online circa 2015 and since then it has been used to describe dashing young men

HERE’S WHAT WENT DOWN AT THE SECOND EDITION OF ART X LAGOS

Art X Lagos indeed returned bigger and bolder this year. Here’s a recap of the three-day affair. The second edition of Art X Lagos received over 8,000 people at the

LEARN HOW TO COOK DELICIOUS NIGERIAN JOLLOF RICE WITH THIS RECIPE

Here’s an easy-to-make recipe for Nigerian Jollof Rice—a staple in all Naija households and parties. During the month of November, OkayAfrica will celebrate and highlight all things African food. In

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FIVE THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT FLAKKA, THE SO-CALLED ‘ZOMBIE DRUG’

Media headlines about a ‘zombie drug’ are making waves. TimesLIVE spoke to Shaun Shelly‚ founder of SA Drug Policy Week and a researcher at the International Drug Policy Consortium‚ to

12 PEOPLE ARRESTED IN RAIDS ON HIJACKED JOBURG BUILDINGS

JOHANNESBURG – Twelve people have been arrested during raids on hijacked buildings in the Johannesburg CBD. Three properties were targeted during Thursday night’s crime prevention operation. The city says that

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WHY NIGERIANS ARE ALWAYS LATE TO MEETINGS

Nigerians are notorious for their lateness. It seems that corruption is not the only Nigerian phenomenon, lateness is also Nigerian and by extension, an African. So perturbing is this trend

FOREIGN-OWNED HOMES TORCHED AFTER RUSTENBURG GIRL DISAPPEARS

JOHANNESBURG – The disappearance of a 14-year-old girl in Rustenburg has sparked violent protests in the area, leaving three houses belonging to foreign nationals torched. Gomolemo Haraba was last seen