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Limpopo cops seek ritual murder suspects

THOHOYANDOU, June 10 – Limpopo police have launched a “massive” manhunt for those involved in an alleged ritual killing, police said on Saturday. “The provincial tracking team led by the deputy provincial [police] commissioner for detectives Maj-Gen Bafana Linda jointly with the crime intelligence unit launched a massive manhunt for the suspects who killed a […]

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Limpopo teen in court for murder

A 17-year-old charged with the murder of his 15-year-old girlfriend is expected to appear in Limpopo’s Motetema Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday. Dimakatso Tlaka’s body, which had multiple injuries, was discovered by a passersby at Tafelkop mountain in Motetema. Although the motive of the murder was not yet known, police were investigating allegations that the accused […]

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Six in court for looting in Limpopo

JOHANNESBURG, April 10 – Six people will appear in the Seshego Magistrate’s Court on Monday in connection with violent protests that saw shops looted in Seshego township, Limpopo, police said. They were arrested on Friday during protests when residents blocked roads leading to Polokwane. “The violence then escalated to the township itself where people started […]

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Limpopo car theft syndicate cracked

POLOKWANE, February 25 (ANA) – The South African Police Service (SAPS) provincial tracking team in Limpopo has conducted an intelligence-led operation which led to a major breakthrough by cracking a motor vehicle theft syndicate operating from an Ivydale plot near Polokwane, police said on Saturday. Police followed a suspected stolen car until it entered the […]

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Limpopo farms forced to pay their employees overdue salaries

JOHANNESBURG – At least 114 workers in Limpopo would receive their outstanding salaries after the Department of Labour issued compliance orders to the farm owners, the Congress of SA Trade Unions (Cosatu) said on Monday. “Cosatu welcomes the compliance notice forcing the Ansie Rossouw Investment and Bathlabine Farms in Tzaneen, Limpopo to pay R1,064,472.85 to […]