South Africa Independent

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 14:16:23 +0200
Alleged wife killer drops bail bid
The Chatsworth man who allegedly murdered his wife in full view of police officers has abandoned his bail request.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 14:09:24 +0200
Police seize illegal firearms
KZN police have seized forty-four illegal firearms in operations across the province during the first two weeks of the month.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 14:01:00 +0200
Anti-Zuma protest in Company Gardens
The Cape Town City council has granted permission for an anti-Zuma protest gathering in the Company Gardens.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 13:22:00 +0200
Twas the R10m robbery before Christmas
A group of men expecting a great Christmas with stolen millions, were arrested in Limpopo shortly after a robbery.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 13:15:55 +0200
Stokvel members urged to be alert
With the festive season in full swing, stokvel members are urged to be alert as they withdraw their savings, police said.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 12:54:23 +0200
Operation Fiela nets 450 in Free State
Operation Fiela action in the Free State saw 450 people arrested for crimes ranging from murder to rape.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 12:37:55 +0200
Over 200 held for gender violence in KZN
At least 203 suspects were arrested in KZN during the period of No Violence against Women and Children Campaign.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 12:34:39 +0200
Two nabbed for planning spaza robbery
Two suspects’ plans were foiled when cops bust them en route to allegedly committing a crime near Potchefstroom.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 12:23:00 +0200
S’bu Ndebele cited in bribery case
Ex-minister S'bu Ndebele has been named in a multimillion corruption, fraud and money laundering case.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 11:31:21 +0200
Couple killed for cigarettes and phone
The high court in Pretoria has heard how an elderly couple were gruesomely killed for some cigarettes and a cellphone.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 11:24:51 +0200
Sactwu in drive to get men ‘snipped’
Over the past year, Sactwu has circumcised 100 000 men as part of its HIV/Aids prevention strategy.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 11:15:14 +0200
Safety plan implemented after 82 officers slain
SAPS has adopted a ‘back to basics’ approach to deal with the police killings after 82 cops were killed this year.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 11:09:53 +0200
Showers forecast for Reconciliation Day
Milder weather and light showers are expected in Gauteng for Reconciliation Day as temperatures reach 28 degrees.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 11:05:12 +0200
Minstrels part of Castle celebrations
The celebration of the Castle’s inauguration coincides with the traditional Cape Minstrel Tweede Nuwejaar celebration.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 10:46:00 +0200
Six arrested for Ocean View murders
Six people have been arrested after seven murders in Ocean View in as many days.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 10:21:48 +0200
Plan to ‘privatise’ schools slammed
The national executive committee of Sadtu is opposing what it describes as a plan to ‘privatise schools’ in the Western Cape.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 10:14:00 +0200
Death penalty looms for SA man
A SA man was sentenced to 30 years imprisonment for two US murders, and faces the death penalty for two more.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 09:48:03 +0200
Hope for traders’ children
A day of hope for informal traders materialised at the launch of the informal traders bursary fund.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 09:38:00 +0200
Ipid targets Dramat
The National Directorate of Public Prosecutions has set its sights on charging Anwa Dramat and Shadrack Sibiya.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 09:26:07 +0200
Ex-minister fingered in graft case
A former minister may face charges including fraud, corruption and money laundering running into millions of rand.