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Father throws toddler off shack roof during tense evictions in Port Elizabeth – Police

PORT ELIZABETH, April 12 – Law enforcement officers rescued a one-year-old child after her father threw her from the roof of a shack in Joe Slovo township in Kwadesi, Port Elizabeth during tense evictions in the area, Eastern Cape police said. Police spokesperson, Captain Andre Beetge, said the incident occurred during a demolition process conducted […]

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Eastern Cape police foil alleged scammers attempt to sell ’emeralds’ in Port Elizabeth

PORT ELIZABETH, October 11 – The Port Elizabeth police and Walmer Park Shopping Centre Security on Wednesday, foiled the scamming of an elderly man who was going to part with hundreds and thousands of rands, unknown to him, in exchange for fake emeralds. Police spokesperson, Warrant Officer Alwin Labans, said that police received a complaint […]

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Port Elizabeth university rape suspect intends to plead guilty to all charges

PORT ELIZABETH, October 6 – A 29-year old man charged with raping two Nelson Mandela University (NMU) students, intends to plead guilty on all charges against him, his legal representative told the Port Elizabeth Magistrate’s Court heard on Friday. The man, who cannot be named, until he formally pleads, appeared in court following a violent attack […]