Month: June 2018

Alleged farm attackers to apply for bail

NELSPRUIT: Five men suspected to have been responsible for the murder of a 29-year-old man, during a farm attack at the Simonsvlei farm, in Komatipoort on Sunday, 17 May 2018, are expected to appear at the local magistrates’ court on Friday, 29 June 2…

Most Countries Aren’t Prepared for the Next Epidemic

PreventEpidemics.org Highlights Gaps in Preparedness and Encourages Action to Save Lives ASPEN, Colorado, June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The world will face another unpredictable epidemic, but most countries are not ready to find, stop, and prevent its spread. A new website, PreventEpidemics.org, spotlights gaps in preparedness and highlights actions countries, donors, activists, and organizations can take […]

Boyfriend in court for murder

Ulundi Police arrested a 39-year-old suspects for the murder of his girlfriend. It is alleged the deceased was residing with his boyfriend, she then decided to go home after his boyfriend became too abusive. On 27 May 2018, the deceased was assaulted b…

Truck drivers to face the might of the law

Police Minister General Bheki Cele has issued a strong warning against the unruly behaviour of truck drivers blockading roads.This follows the arrest of 62 drivers and the impounding of 51 cargo carrying trucks on the N3 at Van Reenen’s Pass in KwaZulu…

Police officer killed in Hillbrow cash heist

A police officer was shot dead in a cash-in-transit heist in Hillbrow, Johannesburg on Thursday.At about 1pm an unknown number of suspects attacked and fired shots at a parked cash-in-transit vehicle. The Johannesburg Flying Squad, SAPS Hillbrow Cluste…