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ANCWL leader’s house stoned in North West

RUSTENBURG, February 8  – The house of African National Congress Women’s League (ANCWL) Kenneth Kaunda regional secretary, Kedibone Chabalala, was stoned and damaged in an apparent intimidation act in Khuma, near Stilfontein, the ANCWL North West said on Thursday. “Cde Kedibone’s home in Khuma township was attacked in the early hours of Wednesday morning around 2am […]

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Man who allegedly killed 2 metro officers when he crashed into roadblock back in Joburg court

JOHANNESBURG, February 8 – The bail application of the man who allegedly drove into and killed two Johannesburg Metro Police (JMPD) was postponed on Thursday by the Alexandra Magistrate’s Court. Magistrate Renier Boshoff said: ” I want pictures of the scene to see if the police were visible. Were there blue lights or not?” The accused, Albert […]

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Life Esidimeni families to be compensated

JOHANNESBURG, February 8  – Civil society grouping Section 27 and union Solidarity who represent some of the families of the mentally ill patients who died after the botched transfer from Life Esidimeni facilities into the care of ill-equipped non-governmental organisations across Gauteng, have agreed with the State that families will receive R200,000 as compensation. Section […]

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‘Strong case’ against former SA police chief Phahlane and wife – Ipid

PRETORIA, February 8 – The independent watchdog which probes crimes committed by members of the South African Police Service (SAPS), the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) on Thursday said there a strong case against former national police commissioner Lieutenant-General Kgomotso Phahlane who is facing at least six counts of corruption. “Well, it’s a strong enough case, that […]