Daily news update: SIU order to freeze properties, cars worth R25 million, illegal miners return and Parliament arson | The Citizen

Here’s your morning news update: An easy-to-read selection of our top stories. Stay up to date with The Citizen – More News, Your Way. Daily news update: 5 November Court grants SIU preservation order to freeze luxury properties, cars worth R25 million The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) has on Friday obtained a preservation order from … Read more

Court grants SIU preservation order to freeze luxury properties, cars worth R25 million | The Citizen

The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) has on Friday obtained a preservation order from the High Court of South Africa, Gauteng Division, Pretoria, to freeze nine luxury properties in Pretoria, Centurion, Hartbeespoort and Johannesburg, a BMW 420i and two ocean basket franchises in the East Rand with the combined value of approximately R25 million. This follows … Read more

Woman arrested at OR Tambo airport for allegedly attempting to smuggle cocaine worth R1.4m | The Citizen

A 23-year-old foreign woman was arrested on Saturday at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg for allegedly attempting to smuggle cocaine worth R1.4 million into the country. Drug smuggling The suspect was nabbed by police officers attached to the monitoring and interception section of the Gauteng Crime Intelligence. ALSO READ: Elderly man nabbed at OR … Read more

Deadline to award R17bn worth of ‘cancelled’ Sanral tenders moved to October | The Citizen

The end-of-September target for awarding five tenders worth R17.4 billion cancelled by the South African National Roads Agency (Sanral) in May has been shifted to this month. Sanral GM for marketing and communications Vusi Mona confirmed to Moneyweb on Thursday that the tenders are currently under adjudication. “Once the adjudication is finalised, Sanral will publish the winning … Read more

WATCH: Refreshed Volkswagen T-Roc R-Line a surprise worth trocking about | The Citizen

While it could be seen as strange to apply the “perception changer” tag to Volkswagen’s recently refreshed T-Roc, the flamboyant sibling of the Tiguan deserves the denominator for a number of reasons. Although present on local soil for the past two years, the T-Roc debuted in Europe as long ago as 2017 as a more … Read more

Here Are the Best Prime Day Beauty Deals That Are Worth Every Penny

If you love a good sale, you’ve landed in the right place because Amazon just released a ton of prime day beauty deals to shop. Right now, you can head to the retailer’s site to stock up on some of the best new beauty products without spending major coins, all thanks to the Prime Early … Read more

Miller and De Kock show their worth, but the Proteas are in trouble | The Citizen

Centurion David Miller and Quinton de Kock showed their enduring worths in T20 cricket with a magnificent partnership, but that must not pull the wool over the eyes of the Proteas management as to how many problems the side has following South Africa’s 16-run defeat to India in the second T20 in Guwahati on Sunday. … Read more

Truck drive nabbed for possession of illicit cigarettes worth R1.5m granted bail | The Citizen

A 45-year-old truck driver who was arrested for possession of illicit cigarettes worth R1.5 million has been granted bail of R4,000. Tawanda Maxwell Tavuya made a brief appearance the Lehurutshe Magistrate’s Court on Thursday following his arrest. According to the South African Police Sevice (Saps), Tawanda Maxwell Tavuya was arrested at the Skilpadshek port of entry between … Read more

Here Are the Best Prime Day Beauty Deals That Are Worth Every Penny

No matter how strong your will is, it’s hard to turn a blind eye when Amazon releases its Prime Day beauty deals — it’s truly a great category to shop when browsing through the best prime day deals 2022. And soon, you’ll be able to stock up on some of the best new beauty products … Read more