Daily Archives: September 7, 2020

Virtual Workarounds Help African Couples Marry Across Distance

JOHANNESBURG – Marriage. In these socially distanced times, even the ceremony itself can’t always bring couples — and their families — together. In Africa, some digitally savvy couples are finding virtual workarounds to get them to the altar, including weddings where the bride and groom are thousands of kilometers apart. Fifi and Emmanuel Egbebu got

Three arrests, unlicensed firearms recovered

KIMBERLEY – Members of the Kuruman Public Order Police made a major breakthrough by arresting three suspects who were planning to commit an armed robbery. Three unlicensed firearms and 39 live rounds of ammunition were also seized from the suspects. The suspects were on Crime Intelligence’s radar for some time. The suspects were arrested at

Woman defrauded of R1.7 million pension money, suspect in court

DURBAN the Durban Central Detectives arrested a 33-year-old man for theft by false pretence. The suspect was arrested in Camperdown after evading police arrest for five years. He is appearing today before the Durban Magistrate’s Court. It is alleged during October and November 2015, the complainant was robbed of her hard-earned pension money with the

Mangaung SAPS temporarily closed due to a Covid-19 related incident

FREE STATE – Mangaung SAPS is temporarily closed for decontamination after a Covid-19 related incident was confirmed. The community will on the interim be assisted from a mobile Venue Operational Centre that is placed outside the police station. For any emergencies and complaints, they can contact the Station Commander, Brig Winnie Mokalake at 082 491