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Police reservist shot dead in Diepkloof supermarket robbery, manhunt launched

JOHANNESBURG, July 13 – Police in Gauteng on Thursday launched a manhunt for a group of five or six suspects who fatally shot a 42-year-old police reservist, Constable Nicholas Maluleke, during an armed robbery at a Diepkloof taxi rank supermarket. Police spokesperson for Gauteng, Lieutenant Colonel Lungelo Dlamini, said the constable was shot Wednesday night around […]

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Tshwane won’t be pressurized over housing: MMC

TSHWANE, July 12 – Several police vehicles were patrolling the Brazzaville informal settlement in Atteridgeville, west of Pretoria, on Wednesday following overnight violent protests linked to housing grievances. Tshwane Metro Police Department spokesperson, Isaac Mahamba, said the municipality had cracked down on a group which had attempted to illegally occupy RDP houses. “Following scenes of aggression […]