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And so the media circus ended

NEWSWATCH: The on-going and very public spat between Khanyi Mbau and Theunis Crous, her former lover, may be coming to an end - in the media, anyway - thanks to a Joburg magistrate, according to Times Live, but on a more newsworthy front, there are new developments in Avusa's planned acquisition of Universal Hirt & Carter, reports Business Day.

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  • Times Live: Magistrate wants media circus ended... Thank you, thank you... Why this has ever been considered 'news' is a mystery to many who reckon the reportage of the blow-by-blow whinging and moaning and groaning and claims and counter-claims between these two constitutes a monumental waste of space that should have been better filled with news that actually matters.
  • Business Day: Avusa's UHC acquisition on track despite Mvela's objections... Speaking of drama, but this time drama well worth its space, there's been a new twist in the showdown between media house Avusa and Mvelaphanda, one of its leading shareholders, over the former's planned acquisition of Universal Hirt & Carter (UHC).

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