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Six dead in Limpopo car crash

POLOKWANE, July 15 – Police in Sebayeng outside Polokwane are investigating a case of culpable homicide after six people died, including three children, when the car they were travelling in veered out of control on the R81 and rolled on Saturday, Limpopo police said. A Toyota Venture was believed to have been transporting passengers along […]

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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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One arrested as Eskom stolen cables worth R5 million discovered in Johannesburg

JOHANNESBURG, July 13  – An investigation team from Eskom recovered stolen Eskom infrastructure worth R5 million, the power utility said on Friday. One person was arrested when the team and members of the South African Police Service made the discovery of the infrastructure, which included aluminium and copper cables, in Muldersdrift, Johannesburg, Eskom said in […]

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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 […]