Daily South Africa Updates
Daily South Africa Updates

Searing Testimony Heard at Vatican Sex Abuse Summit

VATICAN CITY The day began with an African woman telling an extraordinary gathering of Catholic leaders that her priestly rapist forced her to have three abortions over a dozen years after he started violating her at age 15. It ended

Missing person sought by Bolo SAPS

A 29-year-old male Odwa Aaron Maseti from Mgwali 5 Village, went missing on 13 February 2019 from a farm in Bolo area outside Stutterheim. He was last seen by his brother and never returned home. Follow up investigation was done

Willowvale rapist sentenced 18 years imprisonment

KING WILLIAM'S TOWN: Willowvale Regional Magistrate's Court sentenced 43-year-old man Mzikayise Gungqiso to undergo 18 years imprisonment for raping a 52-year-old woman. The accused person was sentenced on Tuesday, 19 February 2019 at Willowvale Region...

News: Partnership policing landed car thief behind bars

PRETORIA �An alleged car thief could not escaped the long arm of the law when the South African Police Service (SAPS) Brooklyn and one of their security partners worked together to arrest him.Yesterday, 19 February 2019 at about 11:45 a

News: Partnership policing landed car thief behind bars

PRETORIA �An alleged car thief could not escaped the long arm of the law when the South African Police Service (SAPS) Brooklyn and one of their security partners worked together to arrest him.Yesterday, 19 February 2019 at about 11:45 a

Trio arrested for possession of unlicensed firearms and ammunition

An intelligence driven operation by SAPS members together with Ekurhuleni Metro Police Department (EMPD), led to the arrest of three suspects aged between 29, 30 and 31 on charges of possession of two unlicensed firearms, ammunition and presumed stolen...

South Africa to market itself in the US

NEW YORK, Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Bulelani Magwanishe highlighted trade and investment opportunities in South Africa at the ongoing 22nd Annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit in New York.Globally, the US accounts for 7% of South Africa'...

Harsh sentence for a rape suspect

MTHATHA: "We welcome the sentence and commend the investigating officer for his commitment and dedication on his duties. It is only through hard work that one can see the suspect sentenced for so many years. The SAPS is committed to

Amid Upheaval in South Sudan, Country’s Teak Forests Fall

KATIRE, SOUTH SUDAN Sprawling teak forests, planted nearly a century ago to supply lumber and government income, are fast disappearing in South Sudan as timber companies take advantage of the country's chaos to extract large amounts of wood, environmen...

Amid Upheaval in South Sudan, Country’s Teak Forests Fall

KATIRE, SOUTH SUDAN Sprawling teak forests, planted nearly a century ago to supply lumber and government income, are fast disappearing in South Sudan as timber companies take advantage of the country's chaos to extract large amounts of wood, environmen...