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Limpopo cops condemn attacks on elderly people after rape of 78-year-old woman

POLOKWANE, July 14 – Police in Polokwane have arrested a 33-year-old parolee for allegedly raping a 78-year-old mentally disabled woman, Limpopo police said on Saturday. The South African Police Service (SAPS) in Limpopo condemned the continuous violent attacks perpetrated against elderly people in the strongest terms, Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe said. This followed the arrest of […]

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Three die in Limpopo crash

JOHANNESBURG, July 12 – Three people died after two vehicles collided with a truck along the R524 between Makhado and Thohoyandou on Wednesday, Limpopo police said. “Two vehicles — Isuzu bakkie and a Mazda sedan — were travelling towards the same direction on the two way R524 road. They slammed against each other and ended […]

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Two Limpopo schools robbed

JOHANNESBURG, July 3 – Robbers ambushed security guards at two Limpopo schools, disarmed them and proceeded to steal cellphones and laptops found inside premises, police said on Tuesday. Police spokesman Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe said the two separate incidents happened on Monday at villages outside Polokwane. ”Four unknown suspects accosted security guards who were on duty […]

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Public hearings into land expropriation continue in Lenyenye, Limpopo

Solly Makganoto TZANEEN, June 29 – Public hearings into expropriation of land without compensation continue on Friday in Lenyenye community hall, Tzaneen in Limpopo. A statement from Vincent Smith, the co-chairperson of the joint Constitutional Review Committee looking into the possible review of section 25 of the Constitution, said the latest round of public hearings […]