Daily Archives: December 8, 2019

Trapped Gold Miners Found Dead in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG – Four gold miners trapped underground after a tremor caused a rockfall in northeast South Africa have been found dead, their union said Sunday.A fifth miner was rescued with serious injuries on Friday after the accident at the Tau Lekoa M…

Sudan’s First Female Football Stars Push for Women’s Rights

KHARTOUM – Within months of Sudan’s first women’s football league kicking off, the championship’s emerging stars are being hailed as icons for equal rights in a country transitioning to civilian rule.Orjuan Essam, 19, and Rayan Rajab, 22, of Khartoum-b…

Police in Port Elizabeth turning the tide on crime

PORT ELIZABETH – Police in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro are turning the tide against crime and are ensuring that their presence is felt everywhere.MURDER SUSPECT ARRESTED On Saturday, 7 December 2019, the Provincial Organised Crime Investigatio…

Hijacking suspect nabbed with firearm

DURBAN Yesterday police officers from the Provincial Task Team police were following up on a vehicle that was hijacked in the Bhekithemba policing area on 6 December 2019 when they spotted the vehicle at H section in Umlazi. Police instructed the driv…