Nigerian ‘not killed by cops’ – NewAge Online
The NewAge online reports that an autopsy report has revealed that the Nigerian man who was said to have been killed by police in Vanderbijlpark last week actually died from a drug overdose. This was revealed by Gauteng MEC for community safety Sizakele NkosiMalobane who marched in the streets... Read more
Community Safety Outraged by video depicting SAPS Officials Assaulted by Foreign Nationals
The Legislature’s Portfolio Committee on Community Safety is outraged by scenes of a video that is doing the rounds on social media platforms, which depicts SAPS officials in Vanderbijlpark being physically assaulted and intimidated by foreign nationals. The Committee strongly condemns these attacks and believes that no SAPS official should be prevented from carrying... Read more
Members of the family violence and child protection Services (FCS) based in Vereeniging have arrested an 18-year-old man from Lakeside Proper last Saturday for raping a 14 year old girl from Zone 3. It is alleged that the girl was from a tuck-shop in Zone 3 to buy some chips... Read more
Police seek community help in arresting these gang-rapists
A BOIKETLONG WOMAN GANG-RAPED BY FOUR MEN Meanwhile in another incident a Boiketlong woman was also raped by four men. The victim was walking from work at about 05:30 in Waterdaal road near Boiketlong when she was attacked by four african males who closed her mouth from the back. The perpetrators then... Read more
Family requires help from the community to help bury their last born son on Saturday morning. By Fanelo Maseko Siyabonga Khati had dreams of becoming a police officer one day – to serve and protect his people of Evaton, instead, his family is this week planning his funeral. The... Read more
MEC Mashatile condemns violent protest in Midvaal
“We condemn the senseless protest and violence directed to road users by the protesters and we call on law enforcement to take action against those who break the law.” The Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs and Human Settlements MEC, Paul Mashatile condemns the violent protest that led to the   blockage... Read more
Midvaal residents barricade the R59 again
Midvaal residents have once again gone on a rampage to barricade the R59 on Tuesday night. This is after residents were allegedly asked to bring their identity documents so that they can be registered for land in the morning. Reports says most residents then went back to protest in... Read more
DA Gauteng congratulates Mayor Baloyi
The Gauteng Democratic Alliance congratulates Midvaal Mayor, Bongani Baloyi, on making the list of the 100 Most Influential Young Africans 2017. DA says this accolade is testament of the innovative and citizen-focused leadership of Mayor Baloyi. Midvaal, the DA’s first Municipality in Gauteng, has always stood out, and this... Read more
Please help find the missing Karabo “Babygirl” Mthombeni
The family of a 25-year-old girl, Karabo “Babygirl” Mthombeni is desperately looking for her whereabouts. Karabo who stays in Dennesville (Refengkgotso) in Freestate disappeared on the 19th of August 2017. Karabo was last seen wearing a Yellow Top, Navy Blue Jeans and Black Pumps Shoes. According to her Aunt... Read more
Orlando Pirates player, Happy Jele arrested for driving at 223km/h speed
Jele was arrested on M1 and charged at the Sandton police station. He was not yet released on bail at the time of this release. The Gauteng Traffic Police High Speed Unit has arrested the Orlando Pirates Soccer player, Happy Jele early this morning. The Pirates player was driving... Read more