Police on a search for murder suspects

Police in Kanana near Orkney and Lehurutshe near Zeerust launched a manhunt for murder suspects following three separate incidents in which seven (7) people were killed during the weekend. In the first incident in Kanana, police were summoned to a scene after rival... read more

A 17-year-old murder suspect to appear in court

A 17-year-old murder suspect is expected to appear in the Lehurutshe Magistrates’ Court on Monday, 17 September 2018. The suspect’s court appearance stems from his arrest following an incident in which he allegedly stabbed his 24-year-old teacher with a knife on... read more

Women, youth to weigh in on land reform

South Africa’s women and youth will have an opportunity to weigh in on the ongoing land reform debate. From 19th – 21st September, the women and youth will convene at the Birchwood Hotel in Boksburg for the Women and Youth Dialogue on Land Reform under the theme... read more

Multi-pronged approach to tackle GBV

The fight against gender-based violence (GBV) requires a multi-pronged approach to ensure that women don’t find themselves with no other choice but to stay in abusive relationships. Deputy President David Mabuza said this when he responded to oral questions from... read more


A case of public violence and possession of suspected stolen goods against 12 accused has been postponed until Thursday, 18 October 2018 for further investigation and legal representation.  Of the 12 accused, 11 were granted R500,00 bail each while one was released on... read more


Potchefstroom: Although the police regularly warn members of the community to solve their differences amicably rather than resorting to violence, cases of assault common and assault with intent to do Grievous Bodily Harm (GBH) are frequently reported at all police... read more

Pienaarsdorp unrest: Residents speak out

Clashes between taxi drivers and foreign nationals flared up again today resulting in several businesses in Pienaarsdorp being set alight by disgruntled members of the community. The unrest comes in the wake of the alleged murder of a local taxi driver. Klerksdorp... read more

FMRC: Reward whistle-blowers

The South African Government should consider setting up a programme that will reward persons who blow the whistle on alleged corruption in the financial sphere, a draft report on financial market conduct has recommended. This is one of a number of recommendations... read more
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