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United Nations Report: South Africa Ranked 8th Most Dangerous Country In The World

The United Nations’ latest report on crime shows South Africa has halved its murder rate, but still remains one of the most violent countries in the world for homicide.
SA Murder rate reduced by half from 1995 to 2012 SA still ranked in top 15 most dangerous countries in the world however Cape Town most dangerous city in Africa and 20th in the whole world All other cities are South American with gang and drug violence accounting for most The United Nations’ latest report on crime shows South...

‘Visa Free’ African Passport To Launch In July

The African Union (AU) is prepared to launch the electronic passport (e-Passport) at the next AU Summit tabled to take place in Kigali, Rwanda, in July 2016.
Electronic passport for African Union members to be launched in Rwanda African Union Passport would be similar to European Union Passport Encourage and facilitate Intra-Africa travel and service exchange By Business Tech ZA / with information from The African Union - The African Union says that it will launch an electronic African Passport in July, giving holders visa-free access to all 54 AU...

Sugar coated exploitation of minors and vulnerable children slammed

Blessers and blessees are sugar coated ways of dressing up exploitation of vulnerable children.
Doctors for Life slam ‘Blessers’ and ‘Blessees’ phenomena as prostitution By Zulu Observer: DOCTORS for Life slammed the ‘Blesser and Blessee’ phenomenon as prostitution and nothing but glamourised, sugar coated exploitation of minors – some reportedly as young as 12. The association of more than 1 600 specialists and medical doctors in private practice and government, condemned the latest trend of older...

Mugabe Shuts Down Whatsapp – Govt Moves To Block Facebook, Twitter, After Massive Protests

Zimbabwe's President, Robert Gabriel Mugabe and his Zanu PF government have this morning shut down popular instant messenger application Whatsapp and instructed Internet Service Providers to work on a way to block Facebook, Viber, Twitter, IMO and any other internet based applications.
Regional Correspondent, Harare - Zimbabwe's President, Robert Gabriel Mugabe and his Zanu PF government have this morning shut down popular instant messenger application Whatsapp and instructed Internet Service Providers to work on a way to block Facebook, Viber, Twitter, IMO and any other internet based applications. The move has come in light of massive protests that have spread across the country,...

South Africa Asks To Talk To Zimbabwe Over Import Bans

Rule South Africa till Mugabe Diies?
Pretoria - SOUTH Africa’s Minister of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO), Maite Nkoana-Mashabane says they are working to resolve the issues affecting the Beitbridge border post. Protests broke out last Friday against a Zimbabwe government decision to limit the importing of South African goods. Harare imposed strict new import regulations to protect local industry but the restrictions adversely impacted Zimbabwean cross-border traders. The...

Two Hawks Members Arrested

File Photo: Hwaks arrest 8 people in Mpumalanga for drug offences (Photo Credit - HAWKS)
Pretoria - Police have arrested two members of South Africa's Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (DCPI) commonly known as The Hawks for a number of offences including fraud, forgery and drug related offenses. Captains Maggy Laura Lebethe, 47, and Mydarling Hlanganane Ndaba, 37, were arrested on the 31 of July by members of the South African Police Service - National Investigation...

Baby Goes Missing After Grandmother Throws It Away In Forest

A woman has been charged after she abandoned her grandson in the forest after his `18 year old mother failed to provide financial support
Stutterheim - A 16 month old baby from Stutterheim, Eastern Cape is missing after his grandmother threw away the child in a field because the mother had failed to take care of the baby. The young child, Abukhanyisile Sitebisa, was taken to a bushy forest near the river at Mbulelo Location on the 19th of June and abandoned there by his maternal...

South African Farm Murders: Gang Of 6 Zimbabwean Killers Arrested For Crimes

Zimbabwean suspect lies down after arrest for farm murders
Bothaville - More than a 100 farmers, members of private security companies and members of SAPS apprehended 6 farm attackers through dedication and working together. All six suspects are from Zimbabwe and were caught with weapons, cash and jewellery. Well done to all involved!

Update: #TshwaneUnrest – 5 Arrested For Robbery, Police Maintain Heavy Presence

South Africa's capital city, Pretoria remains gripped by massive unrest after a civilian protest regarding a mayoral candidate turned violent yesterday, and spread through surrounding townships and into the city center.
Pretoria: South Africa's capital city, Pretoria remains gripped by massive unrest after a civilian protest regarding a mayoral candidate turned violent yesterday, and spread through surrounding townships and into the city center. Throughout the night yesterday, Police recieved reports of looting and vandalism in parts of Mamelodi, Atteridgeville, Soshanguve, Mabopane and Gaarkuwa. They have also confirmed that five suspects were arrested for...

South Africans Will Soon Start Looking For Jobs In Zimbabwe: Malema

South Africa’s specialised crime-fighting unit, the Hawks, are set to investigate criminal charges against Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema, Police Minister Nathi Nhleko said yesterday.
ECONOMIC Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema claims that Zimbabweans are richer than South Africans. Malema was speaking at a June 16 40th anniversary celebration rally at the Risko Fakude stadium in Embalenhle‚ Secunda‚ on Thursday. He said Zimbabwe‚ whose economy had shrunk significantly after 2000‚ was wealthier than South Africa. "They own their own land. You don't own any land‚ you don't...

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