Jacaranda FM News

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Jacaranda FM News is based in Gauteng – providing up to date news online and on-air. News bulletins run from 5am to 7pm weekdays, and from 7am to 6pm on weekends and public holidays. Tune into Jacaranda FM, or log on to www.jacarandafm.com, for the news you need to know.. now.
26
MAY
6am
Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane was prevented from entering Zambia on Thursday, the party said. DA national spokesperson Phumzile Van Damme said that Maimane was stopped at the Lusaka Airport and said that the party was calling on the South African government to intervene.
25
MAY
6pm
Academics from some of the country's top universities are releasing a report into state capture. The report looks into what the authors called a silent coup by those engaged in state capture. Stellenbosch University's Professor Mark Swilling says these events have the potential to unseat the ANC.
25
MAY
4pm
Die Reserwe Bank het die repokoers onveranderd gehou en die Openbare Ondernemings Minister Lynne Brown het aan die Parlement gesê sy wil hê die ondersoek na Eskom moet terugstrek na 2007.
25
MAY
9am
Die TUT se Willa de Ruyter sê hulle probeer die situasie so gou moontlik ontlont nadat sekerheidswagte gister begin betoog het vir permanente poste en werkers by die Departement van Binnelandse Sake is woedend omdat hulle werksvoorwaardes aangepas is sonder konsultasie.
25
MAY
7am
The National Prosecuting Authority says its objection to the media reporting on the bail application of Sandile Mantsoe, is to prevent the revelation of sensitive information. Mantsoe's bail application has been postponed to next month in the Johannesburg Magistrates Court. He is standing trial for the murder of his girlfriend Karabo Mokoena, whose burnt body was found in a veld in Lyndhurst last month.
25
MAY
7am
The City of Joburg says a massive error at its revenue department will see hundreds of thousands of residents either not receive their accounts, or receive incorrect accounts. The city has reported a failure in the customer statement delivery system. The city's Luyanda Mfeka says the error relates to accounts for April.