Daily South Africa Updates
Daily South Africa Updates

USAID Deputy Administrator Bonnie Glick’s Visit To Kenya, Rwanda, and Ethiopia

In Kenya, the Deputy Administrator met with Henry K. Rotich, Cabinet Secretary for the National Treasury, to discuss strengthening the partnership between our countries, with a particular focus on increasing trade. Deputy Administrator Glick also parti...

Major Offences Reaction Team arrested five suspects for possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition in Elsies Rivier

WESTERN CAPE In their effort to rid the communities of illegal firearms and fight the scourge of gangsterism, members attached to Major Offences Reaction Team arrested an 18 year old man for possession of an unlicensed firearm and ammunition.On

Suspect arrested for rape of a child

EASTERN CAPE - Butterworth Police arrested a 36 year old man for alleged rape of a two (2) year old girl. The suspect was arrested on Thursday, 18 April 2019 around at Extension 2, Butterworth. It is alleged that police

17-Year-old arrested for grandmother’s murder

KIMBERLEY- Groblershoop police are investigating a case of murder, subsequent to the death of a 64-year-old woman. A 17-year-old boy has been arrested, and charged with the murder in connection with the incident. The deceased was the suspect's grandmot...

IRC Urges New Approach to Malnutrition in S. Sudan

More than 750,000 South Sudanese children under age 5 are expected to face acute malnutrition this year, according to the International Rescue Committee.The IRC's new spokeswoman, actress Mia Farrow, returned last week from South Sudan's Unity state an...

Two suspects arrested for possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition as well as possession of drugs in Worcester

WESTERN CAPE On 17 April 2019 at 23:00, the members of the Worcester SAPS Crime Prevention Unit were busy to execute a search warrant at a premises in Sampson Street, Riverview, Worcester after information was received of an alleged

Murder suspect sentenced in Cape High Court

WESTERN CAPE On Wednesday 17 April 2019, 22-year-old Marlon Adonis, a member of the Hard Living gang was convicted in a plea agreement of murder and illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition and sentenced to 35 years in

Protesters Converge on Sudan Defense Ministry to Demand Civilian Rule

KHARTOUM Huge crowds joined a sit-in protest outside Sudan's defense ministry on Thursday to demand that the country's transitional military council hand power to civilians.Hundreds of thousands packed the streets by early evening � the largest crowds ...

Constable arrested for theft of firearm

NORTHERN CAPE Constable Kadri Cohen, 24, made a brief appearance at Springbok Magistrate Court on Tuesday facing charges of theft and defeating the ends of justice.Cohen's arrest follows allegations of his involvement in the theft of state firearm in

Media invitation: Minister of Police, Bheki Cele to officially open Colenso Police Station

KWAZULU-NATAL Minister of Police General Bheki Cele will officially open Colenso police station on Tuesday, 23 April 2019 in KwaZulu-Natal and engage with stakeholders, as part of bringing services and resources closer to the people as one of the