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Gauteng police urged to arrest man who doused girlfriend with petrol and set her alight

JOHANNESBURG, October 31  – The horrific death of a 31-year-old woman, Viwe Dalingozi, who was doused with petrol and set alight allegedly by her jealous boyfriend, has drawn the ire of Gauteng MEC for Community Safety, Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane, who is demanding the arrest of the suspect. Dalingozi was accosted and attacked by her boyfriend in her Johannesburg flat […]

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MEC Nkosi-Malobane condemns lawlessness during protest action in Riverlea

JOHANNESBURG, October 12 – The Gauteng member of the executive council (MEC) for Community Safety, Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane has on Friday, condemned lawlessness during protest action by Riverlea community and surrounding areas which has led to service delivery disruptions. “I am deeply disappointed in the manner in which community members conduct themselves every time there is […]

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Two metro cops murdered in Gauteng

JOHANNESBURG, September 14 – Two metro police officers have been murdered in separate incidents in Johannesburg and Tshwane in Gauteng, with one suspect arrested for the Johannesburg incident. Both incidents happened on Thursday. The off-duty member of the Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) was disarmed and shot dead while walking in Hillbrow. Police said two […]

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Joburg serial rapist sentence welcomed

JOHANNESBURG, May 11 – The Gauteng member of the executive council (MEC) for Community Safety, Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane, on Thursday, welcomed the sentencing of a serial rapist who was part of a rape syndicate operating within the taxi industry. The Protea Magistrate’s Court sentenced Nothile Dlamini on Wednesday afternoon. Dlamini was amongst the serial rapists who […]

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Joburg court postpones speeding case of Orlando Pirates FC player

JOHANNESBURG, September 5 – Orlando Pirates Football Club defender, Happy Jele, briefly appeared in the Randburg Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday, facing charges of reckless driving and exceeding the prescribed speed limit of 120km/h. The case was postponed to October 19, for further investigation and his bail was extended. Jele was granted statutory bail of R1000 by the […]

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Zimbabwe first lady surrenders to police over alleged hotel assault

Johannesburg – Zimbabwe’s first lady Grace Mugabe has handed herself over to South African police after allegedly assaulting a woman at a Johannesburg hotel, Police Minister Fikile Mbalula said Tuesday. “She is not under arrest, because she cooperates,” Mbalula told the broadcaster eNCA. The 52-year-old wife of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is in South Arica to […]