Nigerians stage protest at the Nigerian High Commission in Pretoria over xenophobic attacks

Nigerians in South Africa stormed the Nigerian High Commission in Pretoria, South Africa, to protest xenophobic attacks directed at them in South Africa.   The protesters, mostly made up of victims of xenophobic attacks in South Africa, said on Thursday, August 29, that they are angered by the recent massive looting of foreign-owned shops in the city by …

Former Water Affairs Minister spills hard at Gavin Watson Memorial

Memorial was held today at Roodepoort, Johannesburg for former CEO of  African Global Operations, previously known as Bosasa Gavin Watson who died in a car crash outside the OR Tambo International Airport earlier this week. Speaking at the memorial is member of the ANC national executive committee Nomvula Mokonyane who used the opportunity to blast …

Two Men Arrested In Connection With The Murder Of A Woman And Her Helper In Zakariyya Park, Johannesburg.

The police has arrested two men, aged 26 and 34, in Zakariyya Park, South of Johannesburg on Friday after the bodies of a 39-year-old woman and her helper were discovered. The suspects were suspected to be connected to their death after a vehicle belonging to the deceased was seen with one of the suspect. Sgt …

Community Members Mourns Death Of 6-Year-Old Girl Who Was Shot And Killed In A Cross Fire Of Gang Violence In Lavender Hills

A 6-year-old Nathlia Pienaar, was caught in a cross fire of gang violence while playing with her friends outside her home on Saturday 25th, August 2019 in Lavender Hill. According to reports she was playing with her friends at about 9;30 – 10 am in the morning before she was been shot and killed by …

Legal protector for Gordhan reacts to withdrawal of application against him by public protector

Prior to the withdrawal of public protectors’s application at the Constitutional Court to appeal the judgment against her by Judge Sulet Potterill, Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan is adamant that Public Protector advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane withdrew her appeal against the North Gauteng High Court ruling in the Constitutional Court because it was bound to fail. …

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane speaks up concerning her removal from office

The embattled Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has spoken up; she said she has been on the defensive against unwarranted attacks since taking office in October 2016. While addressing the student chapter of the Black Lawyers Association at the University of South Africa today, Mkhwebane said She believed she was under attack for daring to “touch …

Just In:-Man shot-and-killed outside residence

A 47-year-old man was shot-and-killed this morning outside his residence on Indus Road in Copesville, KwaZulu Natal. ER24 paramedics, along with another service, arrived on the scene at 07h45 to find the body of a man lying in the driver seat of his light motor vehicle, parked in the residence driveway. Medic quickly assessed the …

Man allegedly killed wife by poisoning her food with heroin weeks after she gave birth

44-year-old Jason Thomas Harris has been arrested for the 2014 murder of his wife, Christina Ann-Thompson Harris, 36. He is accused of killing her by poisoning her bowl of cereal with heroin just weeks after she gave birth to their second child. Five years after her death, he has been arrested for first-degree premeditated murder, solicitation of murder and …

Ethekwini residents on the receiving end of ANC’s factional war

The DA in eThekwini is deeply frustrated by the ongoing ANC chaos regarding Zandile Gumede. Gumede has now withdrawn her resignation as the City’s Mayor after initially resigning on Monday. The council meeting to elect new City leadership that was meant to have taken place today was postponed by the City Manager. The City Manager …