George Osborne’s family business raises directors’ pay by 30%

George Osborne’s family business upped pay for directors, who include the former chancellor, by 30% last year as profits were boosted by £700,000 in British and US government grants. Wallpaper maker Osborne & Little almost tripled profits to £1.5m as sales rose almost 20% to £29m in the year to the end of March 2022, … Read more

Girl kidnapped in Cape Town reunited with her family after two weeks | The Citizen

An eight-year-old girl who was abducted in Cape Town has been reunited with her family. Western Cape police confirmed on Monday that Abirah Dekhta was found during a search operation on Monday evening, after being kidnapped in Rylands nearly two weeks ago. The Rylands Primary School pupil was abducted in her lift club vehicle that … Read more

Eastern Cape magistrate murdered while travelling with family | The Citizen

Police in the Eastern Cape have launched a manhunt for killers of a Mount Ayliff magistrate who died in a hail of bullets while travelling with her family on Saturday. The incident happened as the 38-year-old magistrate was travelling from a local village with her husband and their two children, after dropping off her mother, … Read more

WATCH: Family distraught after kidnapped businessman Ranga Gova missing for week | The Citizen

A well-known Gauteng businessman, Ranga Gova, has been missing for a week after being kidnapped while driving his wife’s Mercedes-Benz in Midstream, Centurion. The 35-year-old Zimbabwean-born businessman was kidnapped while stopped at traffic lights, minutes away from his residential estate. When the incident occurred, Gova was on his way home after playing golf nearby. Watch: … Read more

KZN transport MEC to visit relatives of six family members who died in truck crash | The Citizen

KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Transport, Community Safety and Liaison, Sipho Hlomuka on Saturday said he would soon visit the Tenza family, who lost six family members in an accident involving a truck and a car near Umzimkhulu. All six died at the horrific scene on the R56 in southern KwaZulu-Natal on Friday evening. “On behalf of … Read more

Doctors across Canada eyeing changes to B.C. family physician pay with cautious optimism – National | Globalnews.ca

Health-care practitioners across Canada are closely watching a promised overhaul of British Columbia’s payment model for family doctors – changes that some say are a “step in the right direction” toward addressing a “crisis” in family medicine. The new system, announced earlier this week, moves away from the traditional ‘fee-for-service’ model of payment for family … Read more