Monthly Archive: March, 2017

A third elderly couple attacked in Jeffreys Bay

An elderly couple was threatened by three men armed with knives in their retirement village early this morning, 31 March. This is the third attack on an elderly couple in the same retirement… Continue reading

Elderly JBay couple held up at knife point

An elderly Jeffreys Bay couple, in their 70s, was threatened with knives by two men who escaped on foot with jewellery, an undisclosed amount of cash, cellphones and a TV set.    It… Continue reading

Eskom calls on South Africans to switch off for Earth Hour

  Eskom calls on South Africans to switch off for Earth Hour today, 25 March from 8.30 -9,30 pm local time. The power utility says it will measure savings from this hour, plus inform all South… Continue reading

Teenage girl injured in accident on the Kromme River

A 14 year-old girl fell while wake-boarding yesterday on the Kromme River, hurting her neck and back. She was treated by St Francis Bay NSRI medics for suspected spinal injuries and transferred by paramedics… Continue reading

Woman detained for fraud, theft, possession of drugs in Humansdorp

A 25 year-old woman was detained  on 17 March in Humansdorp for fraud in Sandton, possession of drugs in Midrand, plus for being in possession of tik in Humansdorp  and  for house break-in… Continue reading

Taxis confiscated, fines and warrants in big JBay road block

In a combined traffic and police road block in Jeffreys Bay  members of the SAPS and traffic departments confiscated taxis, issued fines, warrants and summonses in the Humansdorp cluster area in  Jeffreys Bay… Continue reading

Four men arrested for double murder in JBay

Jeffreys Bay SAPS arrested four suspects on Thursday this week in connection with the double murder of  taxi owner Mthobeli Matyumza, 51 and his driver, Sivuyile Ntontole,  32 . Two  suspects were arrested… Continue reading

Agence Française de Développement in R6-billion deal to support Eskom power grid investments.

Breaking… Eskom and France’s Agence Française de Développement  (AFD) today signed a R 6-billion (€400-million) multi-tranche framework agreement to support Eskom investments in the extension and reinforcement of its power transmission grid. AFD’s… Continue reading

R750 000 worth stolen groceries recovered at Hankey

R750 000 worth of groceries in boxes stolen from a hijacked truck near Port Alfred were confiscated by the SAPS in Hankey early yesterday morning. According to the SAPS  Corporate Communications in the… Continue reading