Another Woman Killed And Mutilated

Smanga Kumalo (Mpumalanga) – Another half-naked body of a-20-year old woman was found dumped on the side of the road in her home in Vaalbank, Mpumalanga. It is believed that Katlego Sekhuru was raped before her body and private parts were mutilated. According to Acting Communications Officer Amatie Ramasobana at Vaalbank Police Station, the body of Sethuru was in a “shocking” state when it was discovered. Ramasobana said: “Her throat was cut off, her face and priv... Read more »
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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 Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

Police shot on duty

Smanga Kumalo (Johannesburg) – Police are hunting four gunmen who shot and seriously wounded two policemen on the M2 highway near Joe Slovo off-ramp in Johannesburg on Tuesday afternoon, Gauteng police sa... Read more »
By Smanga Kumalo On Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

Police melt weapons in Vaal

Smanga Kumalo and SAPA(Vereeniging) – Police melted thousands of firearms and knives at  ArcelorMittal’s steel processing plant in Vereeniging in the Vaal. About 3364 firearms and 1000 knives were ... Read more »
By Smanga Kumalo On Friday, February 1st, 2013

Murderer sentenced to 15 years in prison

Smanga Kumalo — A convicted murderer, Elliot Resemaye Masingi was sentenced to 15-years’ imprisonment yesterday at South Gauteng High court. Judge Moroa Tsoka told the court that in 2002, Masingi unlawf... Read more »
By Smanga Kumalo On Saturday, December 8th, 2012

Mandela Admitted to Hospital

Smanga Kumalo — Former president Nelson Mandela was admitted to a Pretoria hospital for medical tests on Saturday. The presidency  spokesperson Mac Maharaj  said in a statement “President Jacob Zuma w... Read more »
By Thandi On Thursday, December 6th, 2012

Impostor cop Musa Muzi Khumalo dies in jail

Musa Muzi Khumalo, a murder suspect who fooled cops into believing that he was a brigadier, has died in a prison cell in Pretoria. According to a press release by the Independent Police Investigative Directorat... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Saturday, November 3rd, 2012

1 Time Airline shuts down

South African low-cost airline 1 Time has been shut down due to financial problems. It is reported that hundreds of passengers were left stranded at the airports and had to make alternative travel arrangements.... Read more »
By Smanga Kumalo On Saturday, October 27th, 2012

Police Fire Rubber Bullets at Marchers

Smanga Kumalo— The situation was tense at Rusternburg when police and marchers clashed. Police fired rubber bullets and used stun grenades to disperse a group of striking Anglo-American Platinum (Amplats) wor... 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 »