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A record-breaking 30 000 visitors attended the ninth annual Travel Expo at Johannesburg's Ticketpro Dome on 9 and 10 February 2019, the largest consumer travel show in southern Africa, hosted by the Flight Centre Travel Group. “It was definitely the greatest travel show South Africa has ever seen,” said Andrew Stark, Flight Centre Travel Group Managing Director, Middle East and Africa. “Over R50-million in travel was sold, an increase of 40% on last year's results.” Flight Centre said more than 70% of travel booked was for international holidays. 53% of bookings were for holiday packages, followed by flights and cruises. "We certainly proved that South Africans are resilient and are still travelling,BuzzFeed
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Five school children in Cape Town have been stabbed in a massive brawl. City of Cape Town law enforcement spokesman Wayne Dyason confirmed that children from various schools started fighting on Friday afternoon in the southern suburb of Claremont. The students are all in high school, although "some are quite old". "About 1,200" pupils were involved, he said. Alcohol is believed to have played a massive role in the brawl. Dyason confirmed that five children were stabbed, with two of them being taken to hospital. One student, believed to be 19 years old, was "knifed in the abdomen". Pictures shared by law enforcement showed two pangas that had been confiscated, along with other weapons. Anotherwww.timeslive.co.za
Tebogo Mogashoa made her usual trek from Krugersdorp to Pretoria to hear Shepherd Bushiri preach.www.timeslive.co.za
List process red-flags some implicated in state capture Thirty-two senior ANC members nominated for the party's elections lists - some of them implicated in state capture - have failed a vetting process and will be hauled before the party's integrity committee.www.timeslive.co.za
Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson will return to the dugout for a charity match to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the team's treble-winning season, the Premier League club said on Saturday. The 77-year-old Scot will take charge of a legends side against Bayern Munich at Old Trafford on May 26. Ferguson, who won the Champions League twice, the Premier League 13 times and five FA Cups with United, had emergency surgery for a brain haemorrhage in May last year but has since recovered and is a regular visitor to Old Trafford on matchdays. “I'm really looking forward to what will be a special day at Old Trafford,” Ferguson told the club. “It will be great to catch up with some familiarwww.timeslive.co.za
With two final written warnings already on file and having been ordered to remove his gun collection from the premises, the principal of a prominent high school in Wellington in the Western Cape now has even bigger questions to answer.