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Report to assess sustainability of state’s spending options

The National Treasury is expected to next month release the preliminary findings of a long-term fiscal report that will assess the sustainability of spending...

R461.1m Afcon spending was ‘cut to bone’

The National Treasury has allocated an extra R461.1 million for South Africa's hosting of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) soccer tournament, but...

Marikana has dented confidence in SA

The Marikana shooting in August and the industrial action which has followed in its wake, have dented confidence and lowered growth prospects for the...

Housebreaking perceived to be most common crime: Survey

Six out of ten South African households perceive housebreaking/burglary to be one of the most common types of crimes with approximately 62% of households...

Young South Africans disagree with latest crime stats

While official statistics released last week showed an overallĀ  decline in crime, young South Africans disagree. This is according to consumer insights company Pondering Panda...

Interactive crime stats map for Mandela Bay

Metro Newspaper has developed an interactive map for the Nelson Mandela Bay region, based on the 2011/12 crime statistics released by the South African...

551 people murdered in Nelson Mandela Bay

There were 551 people murdered in Nelson Mandela Bay between the 1st of April 2011 and the 31st of March 2012, according to police...

In Mandela Bay a car is stolen every five hours 12 minutes

The latest police crime statistics, which were released yesterday, have revealed that a car is stolen roughly every five hours and 12 minutes in...

Hijackings skyrocket in Nelson Mandela Bay

Police have recorded 377 car hijackings in Nelson Mandela Bay between the 1st of April 2011 and the 31st of March 2012, according to...

DA: Crime stats cold comfort for law-abiding citizens

The "minuscule" decrease in crime is not an indication that government was doing everything it can to keep South Africans safe, the DA said...

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