31 arrested for looting and burning things in Malvern, Jeppestown

Gauteng police have arrested 31 suspects in Jeppestown and Malvern following the looting of shops on Sunday. Police spokesperson Captain Mavela Masondo said shop owners have been opening cases at police stations. On Sunday, a building caught fire at Jeppestown and three people died. Masondo said the looting began when onlookers looted the shops while police were attending the …

Man arrested for possession of illicit cigarettes worth over R1m

Police in Madikwe, acting on a tip-off, arrested a 43-year-old suspect on Saturday, 31 August 2019 in Moubana village outside Madikwe for possession of illicit cigarettes. It is alleged that the police responded quickly after receiving the tip-off about two vehicles, a charcoal BMW and Red Golf that were escorting a truck which was suspected …

One killed, 8 injured following 3-vehicle collision

One person was killed and eight others were injured following a three-vehicle collision in Westonaria this morning. When ER24 paramedics arrived at the scene shortly after 06H00, they found patients walking around at the scene. Upon further assessment, paramedics found a man underneath one of the vehicles who had sustained fatal injuries. Paramedics declared him …

Man killed when tractor and car collide.

A man, believed to be in his 30s, was killed this afternoon when a tractor and light motor vehicle collided on the R614 in Harburg, KwaZulu Natal. ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene to find both the light motor vehicle and the tractor on the side of the road. The light motor vehicle was found …

Photo: 2 year old allegedly raped by a 40 year old man

A 40-year-old man has been arrested by men of the Nigeria state police command for allegedly raping a 2-year-old girl in Uturu, Abia state South East of the country. Activist, Harrison Gwamnishu, who shared the story online, said the victim, Ihechi Ndubuisi’s mother, sells Akara in front of an estate where the suspect worked as …

Man In Critical Condition After Explosive Device Was Planted Under The Sit Of His Range Rover Exploded In Cape Town

The man was rushed to the hospital immediately the incident happened. Greg Muller from Down South Towing stated that the bomb went off under the seat, and it was also understood that a hole was exploded through through the floor of the SUV. Western Cape Police Spokesperson, Captain FC Van Wyk also confirmed the incident, …

Four South African police officers reportedly arrested over gruesome murder of Nigerian man, Pius Ezekwem

The South African government have arrested four police officers over the gruesome murder of  a Nigerian businessman residing in their country, Pius Ezekwem. 46-year-old Pius who runs a chain of bread and breakfast guesthouses in the Eastern Cape Province in South Africa, was killed last weekend in front of his family members in his home by eight police …

Shocking footage shows moment woman was forced to give birth alone in jail cell while guards ignored her

CCTV footage shows the moment a woman was forced to give birth in a prison cell by herself “while prison guards ignored her”. Diana Sanchez, 26, is seen writhing in agony and screaming as she lay on her back “on a cold hard bench, feet away from a toilet” as she pushed. She had been locked …

Miners stage underground sit-in, demand for permanent employment

Unrest is currently been witnessed in the Miming sector of the nation as hundreds of mine workers are staging a sit-in underground at the Impala mine in Rusternburg in the North West. It’s believed the miners went underground on Thursday morning but have not resurfaced. Loyiso Tybuko, a representative of mine workers union has confirmed …

Man to be freed from prison after spending 36 years for stealing About R760

A man is due to be freed from prison after spending 36 years in jail for stealing $50. Alvin Kennard was sentenced to life without parole under an old Alabama “three strikes” law. Kennard was first charged with two counts of burglary first degree and grand larceny and received a three year suspended sentence in 1979. Four …