Residents of New Modder, in Benoni, say they are living in fear after the bodies of eight illegal miners were found near their homes.
THE post-mortem report of Peter Abrahams, the South African journalist and author who made Jamaica his home in the 1950s, has prompted the police to open a murder investigation into his death. The police said in a news release yesterday that the pathologist concluded that the injuries that led to the 97-year-old's death were “deliberately inflicted”.
Johannesburg A man was burnt to death by a mob after he was accused of raping two girls, aged 2 and 6, in Moeka, north of Pretoria, Gauteng police said on Sunday. “According to a witness, she was with the deceased at his place of residence at Losmycherie when a group of community members grabbed and put the deceased inside a blue vehicle taking him to Moeka Sports Grounds.”
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Johannesburg President Jacob Zuma has expressed sadness at the death of South African soldier Rifleman Moalosi Mokhothu, the Presidency said on Thursday. He was part of the United Nations Stabilisation Mission in the Congo , which is employed in the DRC for a peacekeeping mission.
Residents at an old age home in Westdene say they are living in fear after an alleged robber was shot dead on the premises.
South Africans on Monday marked the 3rd anniversary of former president Nelson Mandela's death, vowing to honour his legacy by upholding his values and principles. “It is only through unity, that we become effective agents of social change.
Brightly painted wards and colourful furnishings are matched by state-of-the-art equipment and pioneering operating theatres at a new children's hospital in Johannesburg honouring Nelson Mandela. After he led the struggle to dismantle apartheid, one of Mandela's most cherished dreams was to build the first specialist paediatric hospital in southern Africa.
An inquest into the death of teacher and anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol who died in police custody 45 years ago will be reopened by the National Prosecuting Authority.