Daily Archives: October 11, 2020

Drugs confiscated and suspects arrested in Elsies River

WESTERN CAPE – More than 30 suspects were apprehended and various drugs were confiscated in the past two days in the Nyanga Cluster. The arrests and drugs were the result of various crime prevention operations conducted in the cluster. Some drugs were found stashed underneath a stone which was on the pavement in NY57 in

Pandemic Worsens Challenges Faced by Girls Globally

The world marks the International Day of the Girl Child on Sunday, during a year in which a global pandemic and subsequent economic downturn has created further challenges for girls. The United Nations, which created the day in 2011 to promote girls’ rights, says difficulties already faced by girls have been exacerbated by the coronavirus

Twenty-seven drunk drivers arrested arrested in West Rand last night are among 1000 suspects nabbed by police during weekend operations

PARKTOWN – The Commissioner of the police in Gauteng Lieutenant General Elias Mawela and Gauteng MEC for Community Safety Ms Faith Mazibuko spent almost the whole night in the streets of Randfontein, Bekkersdal and Westonaria where twenty-seven suspects were arrested for driving while under the influence of alcohol. As part of weekend Operation O Kae

Elderly woman dies in shack fire

PORT ELIZABETH – A 65-year-old Bethelsdorp woman burned to death in a shack fire last night, 10 October 2020 in Riemvasmaak. It is alleged that at about 19:00, Nontozanele Margaret Mpongoshe and her husband (62) went to bed. They awoke at about 21:15, as their shack was on fire. They unsuccessfully tried to douse the