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South Africa beat Argentina in friendly at Pretoria – Africanews English

Sibusiso Nkosi scored two brilliant tries as South Africa beat Argentina 24-18 on Saturday in a Rugby World Cup warm-up match in Pretoria. The winger struck in each half for the Springboks, who found the going much tougher than last weekend when they hammered the Pumas by 33 points in Salta to win the Rugby […]

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Pretoria fans give Boks proper send-off – Rekord East

Over 30 000 fans came to Loftus to watch the Springboks play their final game on home soil before heading to the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan. Having secured their first rugby championship last week, the Boks were again on the winning side, defeating Argentina 24-18. Following Saturday’s win, fans had a mixed reaction about […]

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UPDATE: Allegations that water tankers in the west are empty have been dismissed – Rekord Moot

The Tshwane metro has dismissed allegations that water tankers in the west of Pretoria were running empty on Friday. It was said that trainee police officers at the Pretoria West College were angered on Friday morning when they found tankers empty and demanded the college be shut down, as the toilets had remained unflushed and […]

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Villeria woman arrested for ‘killing’ ex-boyfriend – Rekord Moot

The Tshwane central district police arrested 446 suspects across Pretoria over the weekend, including a 29-year-old woman who allegedly killed a man believed to be her ex-boyfriend. The woman is believed to have attacked the man at a tavern in Villeria, following an altercation in the early hours of Saturday morning. “Information suggests that the […]

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SIU report reveals damning facts about security tender at SABC – EWN

CAPE TOWN – The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has issued a damning report about a security tender at the public broadcaster.According to the SABC, the SIU found evidence of irregularities in the interim board’s awarding of a security contract to Mafoko Security two years ago.The company won the tender even though it was ranked second […]

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Tickets for the send-off Test at Loftus still available for sleepyheads – Rekord East

The Boks are the new Castle Lager Rugby Championship holders and today (Saturday 17 Augustus) at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria, they will play their Farewell Test against what promises to be a fired-up Argentina side. For Bulls fans it will be all about Schalk, Lizo, Lood, RG, Marco, Jesse and Warrick… Tickets for the Boks’ […]

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UPDATE: Eldoraigne library mural completed – Centurion Rekord

A group of Eldoraigne High School matric pupils have completed their mural at the local community library. The mural, which formed part of ongoing efforts to pep up the facility, was painted by the arts and culture students on an interior wall of the library auditorium starting three weeks ago. Its design highlights mathematics, science […]

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VIDEO: Tshwane tackles unemployment – Rekord East

The Tshwane metro has opened its public works programme employee registration window in the Pretoria CBD. Speaking during his visit to registration centre at Sammy Marks Square in the CBD on Monday, mayor Stevens Mokgalapa said his administration was taking the fight against unemployment to the next level to “alleviate poverty in the city”. He […]

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NEWSFLASH: Abduction fears dismissed after east schoolboy goes ‘walkabout’ – Rekord East

A message doing the rounds on social media about of the abduction of a boy at a Pretoria east school has sent parents into a frenzy. But the police have pointed out there was no need to panic as no such abduction took place. The message claimed that the boy was kidnapped at the Glenstantia […]

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Villieria police reach out to women – Rekord Moot

The Villieria police station is tackling several projects this month in support of women’s month, which is commemorated in August. Not only is the police station planning to launch an awareness campaign against crime with other key players, they also ran several outreaches in their area. Police spokesperson Captain Coba Brits said on the first […]