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  • AMPLATS ANNOUNCES NEW BOARD MEMBER

    AMPLATS ANNOUNCES NEW BOARD MEMBER

    RUSTENBURG HERALD – RUSTENBURG – The Board of Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) has announced the appointment of Mr Stephen Pearce as non-executive director of the Company with effect from 1 January 2018. The Director of Anglo American Plc, Pearce is being appointed onto Amplats’ board as a shareholder representative of Anglo American.

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  • LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL ROBBED

    LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL ROBBED

    RUSTENBURG HERALD – RUSTENBURG – The Rustenburg Herald received confirmation from the Rustenburg Police that at around 08:40 on Tuesday morning, 05 December 2017, a local high school in Rustenburg was robbed by three armed suspects.

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  • PEDESTRIAN STRUCK, KILLED ON N4

    PEDESTRIAN STRUCK, KILLED ON N4

    RUSTENBURG HERALD – RUSTENBURG – The Rustenburg Herald has heard of the unknown pedestrian who was struck and killed by a vehicle on the N4 underneath the R24 Bridge to the Waterfall Mall on Saturday evening, 2 December 2017.

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  • MUNICIPAL OFFICIALS REMOVED AFTER SUSPENSION

    MUNICIPAL OFFICIALS REMOVED AFTER SUSPENSION

    RUSTENBURG HERALD – RUSTENBURG – On Monday, 4 December 2017, two officials of the Rustenburg Local Municipality based in the Water and Sanitation Unit, as store men and shop stewards, were served with suspension letters following a pre-hearing session on 1 December, the Rustenburg Herald was told.

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  • PETROL UP BY 71 CENTS PER LITRE!

    PETROL UP BY 71 CENTS PER LITRE!

    RUSTENBURG HERALD – RUSTENBURG – Consumers will have to dig even deeper into their pockets this festive season as the price of petrol increased by 71 cents a litre this week.

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  • OPERATION FIELA 2 RECLAIM YIELDS SUCCESSES

    OPERATION FIELA 2 RECLAIM YIELDS SUCCESSES

    RUSTENBURG HERALD – RUSTENBURG – The police in the North West Province nabbed 881 suspects during Operation Fiela 2 Reclaim and Safer Festive Season operations in various parts of the province between Friday, 01 and Sunday, 03 December 2017.x

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  • “BLOOD MOON” PHENOMENON COMES AND GOES

    “BLOOD MOON” PHENOMENON COMES AND GOES

    The scientific phenomenon is known as the bloodmoon, and is said to come once in 30 years, occurred here in South Africa between the hours of 3 and 5am. The last time it was around was in 1982.

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  • PUBLIC OUTRAGE OVER E-TOLL DEADLINE

    PUBLIC OUTRAGE OVER E-TOLL DEADLINE

    South African motorists and antagonists of the dreaded Gauteng etoll system as well as the soon to be implemented AArto penalty system are outraged by the latest move by the South African government and its relevant agencies’ strategy to have outstanding e-toll fees accumulated by non-paying motorists coupled to the AArto Drivers Licence penalty system.

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  • KRUGERRAND – CURRENCY, GOLD PRICE INCREASING DEMAND?

    KRUGERRAND – CURRENCY, GOLD PRICE INCREASING DEMAND?

    With the Rand reaching lows against the US Dollar which were last seen at the time of the 2008 recession, those in the possession of Krugerrands might actually be smiling...

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  • SASSA denies ‘20 years’ rumour

    SASSA denies ‘20 years’ rumour

    RUSTENBURG HERALD – RUSTENBURG – Rumours that have reached the Rustenburg Herald this week regarding new changes to the Social Assistance Act have been dispelled by the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA).

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  • SAA CONTINUES FLYING TO BRAZIL DESPITE ZIKA VIRUS

    SAA CONTINUES FLYING TO BRAZIL DESPITE ZIKA VIRUS

    South African Airways (SAA) will continue to fly between Johannesburg and Sao Paolo, in Brazil, after the World Health Organization concluded that there is no justification to impose a travel ban due to the outbreak of the Zika virus.

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  • GOVERNMENT TO SPEED UP PENSION PAY-OUTS

    GOVERNMENT TO SPEED UP PENSION PAY-OUTS

    RUSTENBURG HERALD- RUSTENBURG- The Department of Public Service and Administration (DPSA) says it remains committed to making sure that employees who are leaving the public service are paid on time.

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