Articles containing the tag ‘spokesperson
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Friday, April 16th, 2021

    ‘Families must be involved in raising children’ – Lufuno Mavhunga’s brother

    Kenneth Mavhunga, brother to Lufuno, the teenager who committed suicide on Monday following a bullying by school mates, has called on parents to be more involved in the raising of their children. He was speakin... Read more »
    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 »