The Midday Report

National and international news, business and current affairs issues updated at lunchtime.

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We can't treat refugees the same way we were treated under apartheid - LHR

We can't treat refugees the same way we were treated under apartheid - LHR

In an open letter to President Cyril Ramaphosa, Lawyers for Human Rights condemn the abusive reception of refugees in SA.

Three 'Rolex gang' members arrested after shootout with cops

Three 'Rolex gang' members arrested after shootout with cops

One of the suspects was wounded and is recovering under police guard. More arrests could be on the cards.

ANC mourns death of MP Goodwill Sibusiso Radebe

ANC mourns death of MP Goodwill Sibusiso Radebe

The spokesperson for the ANC Chief Whip's office says the party is waiting for more details from the police about the shooting.

Eskom locked in talks with unions over wage increase

Eskom locked in talks with unions over wage increase

It is still not clear whether a resolution has been reached to end the week-long industrial action at Eskom over wages.

Two gang members to be sentenced for Cape Town train driver murder

Two gang members to be sentenced for Cape Town train driver murder

The widow of Piet Barend Botha has called for a harsh sentence for the murder of her husband.

Audi CEO in hot water over emission cheating scandal

Audi CEO in hot water over emission cheating scandal

CEO Rupert Stadler was arrested on Monday in connection with the Volkswagen scandal that broke three years ago.

SA Express looking for alternatives to pay June salaries

SA Express looking for alternatives to pay June salaries

SA Express spokesperson Refilwe Masemola says she can't confirm whether or not salaries will be paid for June.

WCED: Five schools robbed in WC in the past month

WCED: Five schools robbed in WC in the past month

This follows the hijacking of three teachers at ACJ Phakade Primary School in Nomzamo in Strand on Monday morning.

'ANC problems are nothing new, it's sadly become quite normal'

'ANC problems are nothing new, it's sadly become quite normal'

Policy specialist and lecturer at North-West University Kagiso Pooe says it still hasn't found a recipe to get its house in order.