Rape Accused Sentenced to 25 Years

[SAPS] On 1 February 2017, Richards Bay Regional Court convicted and sentenced 25-year-old Sifiso Mbuyazi to 25 years’ imprisonment for rape and robbery that he committed in February 2015. Mbuyazi and his accomplice entered a house at Mzingazi area arm…

[SAPS] On 1 February 2017, Richards Bay Regional Court convicted and sentenced 25-year-old Sifiso Mbuyazi to 25 years' imprisonment for rape and robbery that he committed in February 2015. Mbuyazi and his accomplice entered a house at Mzingazi area armed with a bushknife and raped a then 32-year-old woman. They also robbed her of cellphone and fled on foot. Police were alerted and a case of rape and robbery was opened at Richards Bay police station.

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President Zuma Welcomes Report On Life Esidimeni

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has welcomed the report of the Health Ombudsman, Professor Malegapuru Makgoba, on the investigation into the circumstances surrounding the deaths of mentally ill patients in Gauteng.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has welcomed the report of the Health Ombudsman, Professor Malegapuru Makgoba, on the investigation into the circumstances surrounding the deaths of mentally ill patients in Gauteng.

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Factory Owner Arrested Together With 35 Undocumented Persons

[SAPS] Today, 35 undocumented persons together with the factory owner were arrested by the police members assisted by the Immigration officials from Home Affairs at a shoe factory in Chatsworth. The Crime Intelligence members gathered information on a …

[SAPS] Today, 35 undocumented persons together with the factory owner were arrested by the police members assisted by the Immigration officials from Home Affairs at a shoe factory in Chatsworth. The Crime Intelligence members gathered information on a shoe factory operating in Chatsworth which had undocumented persons in their factory. After sufficient ground work done, crime intelligence members decided to operationalize the information they had at hand. They sourced assistance from the Immigration officials at

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Sol Plaatje Municipality Employee Nabbed for Corruption

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The technical assistant working at Sol Plaatje Municipality, who was arrested for fraudulent activities amounting to over R2.2 million, will appear in the Kimberley Magistrate’s Court this morning.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The technical assistant working at Sol Plaatje Municipality, who was arrested for fraudulent activities amounting to over R2.2 million, will appear in the Kimberley Magistrate's Court this morning.

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Five Suspects Nabbed for Business Robbery At Sun City

[SAPS] Potchefstroom: Yesterday, 01 February 2017, police in Sun City together with Provincial Intervention Team, Public Order Police (POP) and Flying Squad effected an arrest of five suspects for business robbery. The incident occurred yesterday morni…

[SAPS] Potchefstroom: Yesterday, 01 February 2017, police in Sun City together with Provincial Intervention Team, Public Order Police (POP) and Flying Squad effected an arrest of five suspects for business robbery. The incident occurred yesterday morning at a supermarket in Witrandjie village near Sun City.

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