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05/24/2018 09:16 PM
WATCH: ANC's Andile Lungisa in fresh bid for freedom
Jailed ANC councillor Andile Lungisa brought an urgent bail application pending the outcome of a petition to the Grahamstown High Court.

05/24/2018 06:27 PM
Ramaphosa looks to new appointees to break back of #CITheist syndicates
President Ramaphosa said the appointment of a new Hawks boss, as well as other senior police officials, will help the fight against cash heists.

05/24/2018 05:42 PM
7 things you probably didn't know about the new Hawks boss
We've put together some interesting facts about Advocate Godfrey Lebeya, the new Hawks head.

05/24/2018 03:26 PM
Koster protests: another house torched, 14 arrested
A councillor's house was set alight a day after a North West mayor's home and guesthouse, as well as numerous vehicles, were torched by protesters.

05/24/2018 03:14 PM
New unit to protect Metrorail commuters and infrastructure in Cape
The formation of a unit to protect Metrorail commuters and assets is a step closer thanks to an agreement between the City of Cape Town, Prasa and the Western Cape government.

05/24/2018 02:51 PM
Suspects in Kagiso couple's fiery deaths still don't have lawyers
Five men who allegedly raped Jeanette Cindi before setting her and her friend Lungelo Buthelezi alight last year still have no legal representation.

05/24/2018 02:15 PM
Police confirm Bitcoin kidnapping teen has been found alive
Mpumalanga police have confirmed that 13-year-old Katlego Marite, who was reported kidnapped earlier this week, has been found alive.

05/24/2018 01:45 PM
Chatsworth taxi dispute leads to shooting, mass arrests
Police arrest more than 50 people and impound 30 minibus taxis as Chatsworth taxi associations go head to head.

05/24/2018 11:51 AM
Three plead guilty to Tongaat farm murder
At the Durban Magistrates Court, the trio said through Cele that they planned the 5am robbery, and one of the accused had previously worked for the Govender’s as a part-time gardener.

05/24/2018 11:15 AM
Jailed Andile Lungisa to bring urgent bail application
Jailed African National Congress councillor Andile Lungisa is expected to bring an urgent application for bail in the Port Elizabeth Magistrate’s Court.

05/24/2018 07:38 AM
Police confirm 'pregnant' woman no longer missing
A pregnant Vosloorus woman, reported to have been kidnapped, is no longer missing, Gauteng police confirmed on Thursday.

05/24/2018 06:20 AM
Pregnant woman's kidnappers taunt baby's father
The boyfriend of a pregnant Vosloorus woman feared kidnapped for her baby, days before her due date, has shared harrowing details of taunts from her alleged abductors.

05/23/2018 09:29 PM
No need to wait 24 hours before reporting children missing
National police commissioner General Khehla Sithole has withdrawn directives that the public must wait 24 hours before reporting a missing child.

05/23/2018 07:52 PM
Rufy the hero takes a bullet for his human companion
Two-year-old pit bull Rufy had to undergo surgery after being shot while protecting his owner's brother from armed robbers.

05/23/2018 07:49 PM
PICS: Staff traumatised after shocking attack on Gugulethu Library
A group of protesters stormed the Gugulethu library and vandalised computer equipment, windows and doors, threatening staff and members of the public.

05/23/2018 07:35 PM
Abalone worth R3.5 million seized in Cape Town suburb
A 34-year-old man is in custody after police, acting on a tip-off, raided a house in Ottery and found 7 670 units of abalone in an outside room.

05/23/2018 07:15 PM
Cop claims he forgot gun used as murder weapon at friend's house
A former police constable charged with a murder in which his official firearm was used claims he left the gun at a friend's house before the murder.

05/23/2018 06:54 PM
Alleged Newcastle child kidnappers in court
Four men have appeared in court in connection with the kidnapping of three children who they allegedly snatched from an uncle's car on Tuesday.

05/23/2018 06:45 PM
WATCH: Punches fly in Durban mosque brawl during Ramadaan
While Muslims around the world are observing Ramadaan, a holy month in the Islamic calendar, a brawl erupted at outside a Mosque in Overport.

05/23/2018 06:01 PM
Cash van guard in dock over R1.5m #CITheist stash buried in yard
The cash van guard accused of stashing his alleged ill-gotten R1.5 million on a relative’s property looked unperturbed as he appeared in court.