Articles containing the tag ‘deceased
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, April 24th, 2021

    Disaster Looming as India tops 300 000 New Daily Cases

    For the third day running, India reported a daily increase of over three hundred thousand in what is reported to be fueled by a new and more potent strain of the Covid-19 virus. This was reported by the Indian ... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

    Police Officers Attacked In Broad Daylight

    Two Inanda police officers were robbed of their guns, stripped of their uniforms and shot, in an impudent attack on Tuesday in broad daylight. A 38-year-old sergeant was killed and left in the back of his polic... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, March 2nd, 2015

    Man Found in Burning Car in Florida With Hands Tied

    The body of a male was discovered in a burning car in the Florida Park area in the early hours of Monday. The Johannesburg police confirmed this, adding that they have reason to suspect foul play since the man ... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, May 11th, 2014

    Violent Protests Reported in the Aftermath of the 2014 Elections

    While we may all heave a sigh of relief that the elections have come and gone with little or no change to our everyday life, we need to take cognisance of the fact that there are always loose ends to be tied a... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, April 13th, 2014

    Uphill Task for Oscar as Nel Zeros in For the Bathroom Door

      As we approach Monday, we rub our hands in preparation for the most prominent murder case in the history of South Africa and in the history of the world since the United States of American OJ Simpson mur... Read more »
    By Ntokozo Sindane On Sunday, July 7th, 2013

    King Dalindyebo Strips Mandla Mandela of Chieftaincy

    According to media reports on Sunday, the vocal grandson of former President Nelson Mandela is no longer the chief of the Mvezo Traditional Council. Mandla Mandela is the freedom icon’s favorite grandchild. F... Read more »
    By Ntokozo Sindane On Monday, July 1st, 2013

    Mandla to Challenge Interdict in Legal Battle with Makaziwe and Mandela Family

    At the moment, the Mandela family is not upholding one of Nelson Mandela’s most revered values; unity. The family finds itself torn as Makaziwe and Mandla lock horns in a legal battle at the Eastern Cape High... Read more »
    By Thandi On Sunday, March 10th, 2013

    Gunmen kill six family members in KwaZulu-Natal

    Men armed with AK-47s shot and killed six family members on Saturday morning at Itshekane in Muden near Greytown, KwaZulu-Natal. The motive of the shootings is still unknown. It is reported that this incident t... 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 Tuesday, September 11th, 2012

    Man sentenced for murder over RDP house

    Smanga Kumalo— Jonhn Lerato Sekhoto (29) was sentenced to 20-years imprisonment for assaulting, killing and burning Ntomikayise Mtshkotshe beyond recognition. “People have no respect but they respect the ... Read more »