Daily South Africa Updates
Daily South Africa Updates

South Sudan: Gunshot injuries remain high despite peace deal

The number of patients admitted to International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)-supported surgical units in South Sudan with injuries from violence remains high ten months after the signing of a peace agreement. There has been only a small drop-off...

Mob justice – police arrest 14 suspects in Themba, Hammanskraal

GAUTENG - The Provincial Commissioner of Gauteng, Lieutenant General Elias Mawela is warning members of the community who engage in serious and violent crime by taking the law into their own hands that police will deal effectively with the perpetrators...

Dagga traffickers apprehended

ALIWAL NORTH CLUSTER - On 7th July 2019, during a multi-disciplinary operation, the Aliwal North and Queenstown Crime Intelligence Unit, Aliwal North K9 Unit, and Queenstown COCC seized six (6) mielie meal bags filled with dagga from a Toyota Quantum

Suspects arrested over the weekend for various crime

KING WILLIAMS TOWN - More than sixty (60) suspects were arrested over the past weekend while police were busy with their routine patrols and stop searches in the Central Business area and in other areas within the King William's Town

Three men nabbed with drugs valued over R22 000 were among 73 arrested in Humansdorp Cluster

THORNHILL - Humansdorp Cluster intensified efforts to rid streets of illicit drugs after 43 of the 73 arrested suspects were netted for possession of illicit drugs last week.On Sunday, 7 July 2019 after midday, police received information about a maroo...

Southern Africa: Zimbabwe, South Africa in Energy Talks – New Eskom Deal On Cards

NIAMEY (Niger), President Emmerson Mnangagwa of Zimbabwe held successful bilateral talks here with his South African counterpart, President Cyril Ramaphosa, to find lasting solutions to Zimbabwe's power problems, clearing the way for officials from the...

South Africa Stun Hosts Egypt 1-0 To Enter AFCON Last 8

CAIRO, Egypt, South Africa stunned hosts Egypt 1-0, to reach the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) quarterfinals.Five minutes to the end, Lebo Mosiba caught Egypt defence napping and found Thembinkosi Lorch, who went one on one to score the winner.South

Police seek missing child: Port Elizabeth

PORT ELIZABETH - The Family Violence Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit in Port Elizabeth are urgently trying to trace an 8-year-old boy from Barcelona in Gelvandale.According to police information, Recolin Keagan Witbooi was last seen at 13:30 ...

81 Suspects arrested in Plettenberg Bay protests

WESTERN CAPE � In response to service delivery related protests that erupted in Plettenberg Bay on Tuesday, 02 July 2019, the police arrested a total of 81 suspects on various charges and opened a number of case dockets for investigation.These

Firearm and ammunition recovered, suspect arrested in Nyanga

WESTERN CAPE - Concerted efforts to eradicate the proliferation of illegal firearms in the Nyanga precinct resulted in the recovery of an illegal firearm and ammunition and the arrest of a 27-year-old suspect.On Friday, 05 July 2019, members attached t...