Daily Archives: May 12, 2020

Struggling Sex Workers in Botswana Get Food Aid

GABORONE – More than 800 sex workers across Botswana will receive food hampers donated by non-governmental organizations this week, with priority given to migrants, those who who are HIV-positive and those with young children. Two NGOs working with the sex workers’ organization, Sisonke, are assisting with the handouts. Program manager Mandla Pule says the project

Director in hot water for fraudulent tax returns

MPUMALANGA – A sole Director of Nomsombuko Trading, Phumzile Rosemary Nhlapho (44), has been released on R4000 bail by the Nelspruit Magistrate’s Court on Monday, 11 May 2020 for alleged fraudulent tax returns. The suspect was arrested earlier on Monday by the Hawks’ Serious Commercial Investigation and consequently appeared before the court shortly afterwards. The

Housebreaking suspect arrestetd with firearms

NORTHERN CAPE – A 29-year-old suspect is expected to appear at Kuruman Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday, 13 May 2020 for unlawful possession of firearms and ammunition. The suspect was arrested on Tuesday morning, 12 May 2020 during a multi-disciplinary operation by the Hawks Serious Organised Crime Investigation, Crime Intelligence Unit, Kuruman K9 Unit and Tactical

Free State Hawks arrest suspect for theft of diesel

FREE STATE – The Hawks Serious Organised Crime Investigation team swiftly acted on information and intercepted a truck travelling from Verkykerskop to Harrismith reportedly transporting stolen diesel. The truck was found at Harrismith Truck Stop after it had been towed by a breakdown truck on the way. The driver of the truck could not provide