Missing Person Sought By Bellair Police

[SAPS] Bellair SAPS would like to make an appeal to the members of the community regarding a missing person, Bongani Herbert Mkhize (62) of Cockburn Crescent, Sea view. He was last seen on 24 August 2017 at about 15:30 at his workplace in Durban. He wa…

[SAPS] Bellair SAPS would like to make an appeal to the members of the community regarding a missing person, Bongani Herbert Mkhize (62) of Cockburn Crescent, Sea view. He was last seen on 24 August 2017 at about 15:30 at his workplace in Durban. He was last seen wearing a navy trouser, pink shirt, brown tie, brown shoes, has a slight limp on the left leg and also has a scar above the left eye. Anyone with the information of his whereabouts is urged to contact Detective Warrant Officer Gounden on 082 826 1611 or

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Traumatised By Boko Haram, Women Seek Counselling to Help Them Cope

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Maiduguri -Fati Ibrahim was one of scores of women gathered outside a tent in a remote community of Maiduguri, northeast Nigeria, struggling for a chance to get in and receive help.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Maiduguri -Fati Ibrahim was one of scores of women gathered outside a tent in a remote community of Maiduguri, northeast Nigeria, struggling for a chance to get in and receive help.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Theatre Shooting – Police Arrest Suspect

[SAPS] A 33-year-old man suspected to have killed a person and seriously wounded eight (8) others during a shooting incident at the Hillbrow Theatre in the early hours of yesterday morning has been arrested. He was arrested at Thembisa Hospital where h…

[SAPS] A 33-year-old man suspected to have killed a person and seriously wounded eight (8) others during a shooting incident at the Hillbrow Theatre in the early hours of yesterday morning has been arrested. He was arrested at Thembisa Hospital where he is under police guard following his arrest during an armed robbery of a shop at Greenstone Mall yesterday morning at about 09:00. The firearm allegedly used during the robbery was recovered.It is alleged that the suspect jumped into the stage while a band was perf

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Minister Blade Nzimande – Honouring Women in Artisanship

[Govt of SA] Address by the Minister of Higher Education and Training, DR Blade Nzimande, on the occasion of women in artisanship event held at Ekurhuleni West (EWC) TVET College, Gauteng

[Govt of SA] Address by the Minister of Higher Education and Training, DR Blade Nzimande, on the occasion of women in artisanship event held at Ekurhuleni West (EWC) TVET College, Gauteng

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Three Suspects Arrested in Springfield, Five Suspects Died After a Shoot-Out With Police

[SAPS] At Springfield the security guards went to collect money in one of the centres when they were accosted by a group of armed suspects. At gun point they took the cash box. The police were alerted on the incident and immediately attended to the sce…

[SAPS] At Springfield the security guards went to collect money in one of the centres when they were accosted by a group of armed suspects. At gun point they took the cash box. The police were alerted on the incident and immediately attended to the scene. A shoot-out ensued between the suspects and the police. One suspect died at the scene while the other suspect sustained a gunshot wound. Two other suspects were also arrested at the scene. Two firearms were recovered at the scene. The other suspects fled in thei

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Liverpool Snap Up Guinean International Naby Keita

[RFI] Liverpool have agreed a 51 million euro deal with German side RB Leipzig for Guinean midfielder Naby Keita. The Premier League giants said they had come to an agreement with the German club that sees the 22-year-old move to Liverpool at the end o…

[RFI] Liverpool have agreed a 51 million euro deal with German side RB Leipzig for Guinean midfielder Naby Keita. The Premier League giants said they had come to an agreement with the German club that sees the 22-year-old move to Liverpool at the end of this season.

source: AllAfrica News: Guinea

Multiple Offender Gets His 16th Sentence

[SAPS] A man who appears to have cultivated a culture of breaking the law was sentenced in the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court today, thus increasing the number of convictions in a criminal career that spans over a period of twelve years, to sixteen.

[SAPS] A man who appears to have cultivated a culture of breaking the law was sentenced in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court today, thus increasing the number of convictions in a criminal career that spans over a period of twelve years, to sixteen.

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Dambuza Rapist Sentenced to Three Life Terms

[SAPS] On 25 August 2017, Pietermaritzburg Regional Court convicted and sentenced a 49-year-old male to three life terms imprisonment for raping three children aged between seven and nine at Dambuza area. Earlier this year, the rapist lured children in…

[SAPS] On 25 August 2017, Pietermaritzburg Regional Court convicted and sentenced a 49-year-old male to three life terms imprisonment for raping three children aged between seven and nine at Dambuza area. Earlier this year, the rapist lured children into his house when they were coming from school where he promised to give them something to eat. As they entered, he locked the door and raped three of them. Despite their cries for help, the rapist did not stop and threatened to kill them if they reported the incide

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U.S. Legislators Meet National Assembly Leaders

[Daily Trust] An eight member congressional delegation from the United States is in Nigeria on a three-day visit to meet with a high-ranking government officials and religious and civil society leaders.

[Daily Trust] An eight member congressional delegation from the United States is in Nigeria on a three-day visit to meet with a high-ranking government officials and religious and civil society leaders.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Evidence-Based Policing Reduces Crime in South Africa

[ISS] The South African Police Service (SAPS) has the capability in the form of experienced police officers, technology and other logistical resources to effectively tackle violent and organised crime.

[ISS] The South African Police Service (SAPS) has the capability in the form of experienced police officers, technology and other logistical resources to effectively tackle violent and organised crime.

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