Daily Archives: August 3, 2020

Sassa officials and beneficiaries appear before court for fraud and theft

MPUMALANGA – Twenty three accused aged between 31 and 54 have appeared in the Nelspruit Regional Court on Monday, for theft and fraud after they were arrested following a Hawks’ Serious Corruption Crime Investigation. It is alleged that in April 2016, the SASSA officials approached and recruited individuals to submit their identity documents. These documents

Trio arrested for possession of dagga in Upington

NORTHERN CAPE – The management of ZF Mgcawu District commended the members for the effort and commitment to fight against crime since the commencement of Covid-19 duties. Three suspects were arrested for posession of dagga on Sunday, 02 August 2020 at a vehicle check point that was conducted on the N14 road. A taxi that

Swift response by the police leads to the arrest of three business robbery suspects and recovery of a firearm in Westonaria

GAUTENG – Police arrested three suspects and recovered an unlicensed firearm after responding swiftly to a business robbery in Westonaria this morning, 03 August 2020. Police received information about business robbery in progress at a Supermarket in Westonaria and responded immediately. Upon arrival at the scene, police noticed four suspects on top of the roof

TB Alliance Announces European Commission Authorisation of New Treatment for Highly Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis

Pretomanid, developed by the non-profit TB Alliance, has received EU marketing authorisation in combination regimen with bedaquiline and linezolid in adults with XDR-TB or treatment-intolerant/non-responsive MDR-TB PRETORIA, South Africa, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Pretomanid, a novel compound developed by the non-profit organization TB Alliance, has been granted a conditional marketing authorisation by the European Commission […]