Category Archives: General

Nothing to drink and nowhere to sleep � Tens of thousands flee ...

More than 35,000 Nigerians have crossed into Cameroon in recent weeks following an upsurge in violence around the northeast Nigerian town of Rann. Having arrived in the village of Goura in Cameroon's far northwest, they are in urgent need of

Provincial Commisioner concerned about numerous drowning incidents in ...

NELSPRIUT- The Provincial Commissioner of the South African Police Service in Mpumalanga, Lieutenant General Mondli Zuma is concerned about the extremely high number of drowning incidents in the province. These drowning incidents are as a result of heavy rains and

UN Chief: There Is ‘Wind of Hope’ in Africa

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Tuesday that there has been a “quantum leap” in relations between the world body and the African Union and he hopes this can translate into progress on some of the continent’s biggest challenges. “I am

Limpopo police have launched manhunt for murder suspect

The South African Police Service in Tubatse outside Burgersfort have launched a massive manhunt for a domestic related murder suspect from Driekop village. It is alleged that the suspect attacked and assaulted his 28-year-old wife, Phaswana Seava Mohlala with various

News: Murder and attack of family members in Bethelsdorp strongly ...

Eastern Cape Provincial Commissioner Lt Gen Liziwe Ntshinga has strongly condemned the senseless murder and attack of defenceless family members in Bethelsdorp and vowed that police will work around the clock to trace the perpetrators. “We condemn the killing and

Accused sentence to life for two rape cases

Ficksburg: 27-Year-old Tumo Modise was sentenced to life and eight years for two rape cases of a 65-year-old senior citizen and a 28-year-old female. In March 2017 at about 16:00 the elderly woman was walking alone in the street next

South Africa: Shamila Batohi, new NPA boss takes aim at corruption

PRETORIA, National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) Shamila Batohi has taken a firm stance against corruption in South Africa, saying it is now time for justice to win the fight against the scourge. “Justice must win,” said the NDPP boss

Missing person sought by Umlazi police

Umlazi SAPS is appealing to the members of the community for assistance with regards to locating a missing person, Doris Meyiwa (75) who was residing at SS- Section, Zakheleni, Informal Settlement. She was last seen on 16 January 2019 at

Two suspects arrested with drugs in Kraaifontein

Western Cape: With drug related crime in our sights, members of Crime Intelligence and the Flying Squad conducted an operation early this morning at a residence in Alocasia Street Kraaifontein. The premises was searched which resulted in the discovery of

South Africa: SABC’s retrenchment plan put on ice

PRETORIA, The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has announced that it has put on hold its retrenchment plan. This follows constructive and extensive engagements with various stakeholders, including the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Communications, organised labour and its own employees,