A 46-Year-Old Man to Appear in Court for the Illegal Possession of Abalone

[SAPS] Last night, 8 January 2018, members from the Western Cape Flying Squad followed up on information they received about a vehicle that was allegedly transporting abalone in the Goodwood area. The members spotted the vehicle and searched it. A tota…

[SAPS] Last night, 8 January 2018, members from the Western Cape Flying Squad followed up on information they received about a vehicle that was allegedly transporting abalone in the Goodwood area. The members spotted the vehicle and searched it. A total of 13 bags, containing 2585 units of abalone, worth an estimated street value of R100 000, were found. A 46 year old suspect was arrested and, once charged, he will appear in the Goodwood Magistrates' court.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Hoërskool Overvaal Denies Allegations of Racial Segregation

[News24Wire] Hoërskool Overvaal has denied that it is using Afrikaans as a tool to exclude students from attending the school and that 55 pupils – who need placement – were not placed in the school as a result of racial segregation.

[News24Wire] Hoërskool Overvaal has denied that it is using Afrikaans as a tool to exclude students from attending the school and that 55 pupils - who need placement - were not placed in the school as a result of racial segregation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sadtu Eastern Cape Congratulates Matric Class of 2017

[COSATU] The South African Democratic Teachers Union in Eastern Cape congratulates the matric class of 2017 for the improved performance in the 2017 NSC examination. As the organisation we welcome the results with a strong belief that the Province has …

[COSATU] The South African Democratic Teachers Union in Eastern Cape congratulates the matric class of 2017 for the improved performance in the 2017 NSC examination. As the organisation we welcome the results with a strong belief that the Province has a potential to do better.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fire Alert Issued As Cape Town Temperatures Soar

[News24Wire] High temperatures predicted for Cape Town on Wednesday has led the South African Weather Service to issue a weather alert, advising that the conditions favour the spread of veld fires, the City of Cape Town said.

[News24Wire] High temperatures predicted for Cape Town on Wednesday has led the South African Weather Service to issue a weather alert, advising that the conditions favour the spread of veld fires, the City of Cape Town said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Trio Napped for Violation of Animal Protection and Meat Safety Act

[SAPS] The Police in Musina outside Makhado have made a major breakthrough for cracking a crime syndicate during a joint operation in the fight against violation of Animals Protection and Meat Safety Act.

[SAPS] The Police in Musina outside Makhado have made a major breakthrough for cracking a crime syndicate during a joint operation in the fight against violation of Animals Protection and Meat Safety Act.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa