Articles containing the tag ‘spokesperson
By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, October 1st, 2015

Ephedrine Smuggler Not a South African Celebrity: Says Police

Claims that the woman who was arrested at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg on Sunday, ostensibly with ephedrine worth R4.6 million, was a South African celebrity were denied by Police on Monday. T... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, April 6th, 2015

EFF Members May be Prosecuted for Defacing Paul Kruger Statue

Members of the Economic Freedom Fighters have admitted responsibility for defacing the statue of Paul Kruger in Church Square, Pretoria on Monday. The statue was reportedly doused with lime green paint and this... Read more »
By Chelsea-Summer Lodewyk On Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

Brazen criminals target Metrobus

A Metrobus driver and a passenger were shot on Wednesday morning after criminals robbed a bus going to Newlands, Johannesburg. The bus had several passengers on board at the time. At around 5:30 am, the bus was... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, March 29th, 2015

Public Service Strike Looming

Despite the forecasting made by Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene during his budget statement, it appears that that commitment will not so easily be met. This follows revelations that there might be strike looming... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, March 2nd, 2015

Fire Rages in Western Cape Since Sunday

It has been a night to remember for the more than a hundred firemen who have been battling a fire since Sunday night. The fire, whose cause is not known, has caused massive damage to the plains in the area of M... Read more »
By Chelsea-Summer Lodewyk On Thursday, February 26th, 2015

Metrobus driver to be charged after driving off Braamfontein bridge

According to the Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD), the bus driver who made a lucky escape after he ploughed through a barrier wall and plummeted off the Queen Elizabeth II bridge in Braamfontein on W... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, August 10th, 2014

Fake Passports and Illegal Crossing Points as Home Affairs Tightens its Borders

As the economic meltdown continues in neighboring countries, some people are resorting to hook and crook to make ends meet. It was revealed that some business people in neighboring Zimbabwe have started operati... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, July 26th, 2014

Public Outrage Over Nepotism as Zuma’s Daughter Lands Top Job

Jacob Zuma’s daughter, Thuthukile (25), may have made history in South Africa as the youngest head of ministry when her appointment as the Chief of Staff in the Department of Telecommunications and Postal... Read more »
By Rofhiwa Maneta On Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

Glenvista Pupil Faces Criminal Charges

The Glenvista High student who was filmed attacking his teacher in a viral cellphone video is facing criminal charges after the teacher laid charges of assault against him. The incident came to public attention... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Saturday, June 15th, 2013

Bodyguard Lashes Out At Mandela Medical Team

Shaun van Heerden has been former president Nelson Mandela’s bodyguard for almost ten years. Recently, he was asked to take leave after he was suspected of giving the media information about Mandela’s hospi... Read more »