Eskom’s response to media reports on allegations of sabotage by an executive – Monday, 5 June 2023
Suspects arrested in possession of R3.4-m worth of diamonds and emeralds
Three suspects have been arrested in the Gauteng Province for illegally dealing in diamonds and emeralds worth about R3.6-m in Wonderboompoort.
Drugs valued at R425-m and weapons seized in successful EC SAPS operations
In Intelligence driven operations by the SAPS in the Eastern Cape (EC) 141 683 kilograms of dagga, 4.12 grams of cocaine and 871.50 grams of Tik (crystal meth) with a combined value of R425-m, were seized this past week.
Two men busted with 53 rubbish bags full of abalone
Two men were arrested on the N1 by the Trompsburg Highway Patrol in the Free Sate province of South Africa for possession of abalone early this morning, 4 June.
More men allegedly planned to sell a pangolin for R60k
The selling of critically endangered pangolins continues as more men were arrested yesterday for being in possession of a pangolin they were also trying to sell in Mahikeng.
Man missing in the surf off PE
A 22 year old-man waded into the sea until he could no longer stand and was then caught in rip currents, swept out to sea, and then he disappeared. Man missing in the surf off PE
Tribute to Sarah Baartman
Sarah Baartman was born in the Eastern Cape of South Africa in the Gamtoos region.
She was taken overseas and after 200 years her body was returned to the Eastern Cape and she was buried in Hankey , her final resting place.
Ill Indonesian man evacuated from boat at sea by NSRI
Indonesian man suffering from a serious medical condition was evacuated to hospital from an bulk carrier boat at sea, about 12 nautical miles offshore of Green Point, Cape Town this week.
Foreigners in Queenstown arrested for trafficking in persons & illegal immigration
-Edited by Bev Mortimer- South African Hawks have arrested eight foreign nationals for alleged trafficking of foreign nationals, who were … More
Men seized by cops for selling pangolins
Four men allegedly trying to sell critically endangered pangolins for R200k in the North West province of South Africa have been arrested by the Hawks, South Africa’s Serious Organised Crime Investigation team.
Furious Humansdorp residents march
Angry residents marched yesterday under police escort to the Kouga Municipality offices in the Eastern Cape town of Humansdorp from an informal settlement in the area called Hopeville.
Suspected rhino poacher arrested in Mpumalanga
A suspect believed to be a kingpin of rhino poaching syndicate between Mpumalanga and Limpopo provinces was arrested on Saturday following a car chase that ended in getaway car colliding with another vehicle.