Articles containing the tag ‘drugs
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

SAPS and Army Raid Jeppestown Hostels, Arresting 11

Eleven people were arrested in Jeppestown for various offences when the police, with the assistance of the national army, raided the hostels in this volatile area in Johannesburg Central, the police reported on... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

Zuma’s Swazi Son Calls on Foreigners to Go

In a seeming authentication of the statements made by the Zulu king over the weekend, President Jacob Zuma’s eldest son has reiterated the calls for foreigners to leave South Africa. Edward Zuma was speaking ... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Friday, August 9th, 2013

Whitney Houston Would Have Turned 50 on Women’s Day

Whitney Elizabeth Houston was born on 9 August 1963. She would have turned 50 this Women’s Day. When she was eleven years old, she started showing her vocal talent as a soloist in the choir of the New Hope Ba... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Sunday, March 10th, 2013

Oscar Pistorius Wants Bail Conditions Relaxed

It looks as if Oscar Pistorius’s defense team is quite intent on getting him as close to ‘free’ as they can. The team has not been idle since Oscar’s bail hearing last month. Oscar Pisto... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Thursday, February 28th, 2013

‘Nyaope’ Soon To Be an Illegal Substance

Drug use is one of the major social issues in South Africa. The youth are among those most affected by the limitless flow of drugs. Many pupils drop out of school, become dependent on various narcotics and usua... Read more »
By Julian Meyer On Monday, February 25th, 2013

Oscar, the last words

From the 15th of February the whole world was thrown under a hailstorm of news that covers the Oscar saga. Every angle has been used to inform the public about the intricacies of the case not even mentioning th... Read more »
By Carika Ferreira On Monday, February 11th, 2013

Drug War Rages On In Gauteng

The fight against drugs in Gauteng has now escalated to a full-scale war. “Drug dealing and use are now a massive problem in .”  These were the words of Warrant Officers all over Gauteng after they discove... Read more »
By Smanga Kumalo On Friday, February 8th, 2013

Jub Jub’s appeal denied

Smanga Kumalo and SAPA(Johannesburg) -Molemo “Jub Jub” Maarohanye’s bid to appeal his murder conviction and sentence was denied in the Protea Magistrate’s Court on Thursday. Magistrate Brian Nem... Read more »
By Smanga Kumalo On Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Jub Jub and co-accused found guilty

Hip-hop musician Molemo “Jub Jub” Maarohanye and Themba Tshabalala were found guilty on Tuesday on four counts of murder and two of attempted murder in the Protea Magistrate’s Court. Magistrat... Read more »
By Smanga Kumalo On Thursday, October 11th, 2012

Jub Jub and his co-accused will know their fate today

Smanga Kumalo— Molemo “Jub Jub” Maarohanye and his co-accused Themba Tshabalala will know their fate tomorrow when the judgment continue in the Protea magistrate court, Soweto. Maarohanye and Tsha... Read more »