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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 […]

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Gauteng Safety MEC condemns taxi drivers’ reckless ‘racing’

JOHANNESBURG, May 29 – Gauteng MEC for Community Safety, Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane, on Monday condemned the reckless driving and conduct by taxi drivers on Gauteng roads.   This happens in Real life! Taxi drivers racing on the roads I’m floored!!! 😳😳😳 pic.twitter.com/oRhrLQzyPT — Kgomotso Meso (@Kgomotsomeso) May 29, 2017 This follows a video doing the rounds […]