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Notorious Glebelands Hostel gunmen sentenced to 31 years in jail

JOHANNESBURG, December 13 – The Durban Regional Court sentenced 31-year-old Mawethu Maquthu to 15 years imprisonment for murder, five years on two counts of attempted murder at the notorious Glebelands Hostel, in Umlazi, Durban. Police said Maquthu was in addition slapped with a five-year-sentence for the illegal possession of ammunition, a similar sentence for the possession of […]

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KZN police warn of fake tender fraud

DURBAN, September 18 – Police in KwaZulu-Natal have warned people to be aware of applying for fake tenders as an increasing number of scamsters were pretending to represent government departments. Police spokesperson Captain Nqobile Gwala said provincial police are investigating cases of fraud committed by fraudsters with the same modus operandi, who are milking contactors through fake […]