Daily Archives: August 24, 2020

Next of kin sought

WINBURG – Police are searching for the next of kin of Nicolas Yusuf. Nicolas Yusuf, a foreign national, reportedly from Nigeria, died in a head-on collision with a truck on the N5 road in Winburg on Friday, 14 August 2020 at about 05:30. It is alleged that Yusuf was with his friend, Bright Walker who

PE Flying Squad arrest motor vehicle thieves

PORT ELIZABETH – Swift follow up on information received by PE Flying Squad members resulted in the arrest of two suspects and the recovery of a stolen vehicle on Saturday, 22 August 2020. It is alleged that at about 17:00 on the mentioned date, PE Flying Squad members received and followed up information of possible

Suspect in court following shootout with police during attempted hijacking

A 30-year-old man is appearing at the Ntuzuma Magistrate’s Court today facing charges for attempted carjacking, attempted murder and possession of unlicensed firearm. It is alleged that on 21 August 2020 at 20:10, a motorist was driving on Musa Road in KwaMashu Mens hostel, when he was accosted by a group of armed men, who

Victim of Gender-Based Violence dies after saving her daughter’s life

NELSPRUIT – A 25-year-old woman, Nkosiphile Nkambule has died after she and her daughter were trapped in a burning house which was allegedly set alight by her boyfriend, Morgan Mashiyane, who is also the father of her child. She managed to shield her six year old daughter from sustaining fatal burn wounds but sadly lost