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14:52 (GMT+2) Mon, 17 Sep 2018
A youth who was 17-years-old when he raped and murdered an elderly Uitenhage resident should receive direct imprisonment under the Child Justice Act, the Port Elizabeth High Court heard on Monday. Phumzile Mabope, 19, was convicted last month on
14:26 (GMT+2) Mon, 17 Sep 2018
Port Elizabeth police are hunting for the gunmen behind an attack on an off-duty police member and his nephew in Motherwell on Sunday night.National Police Commissioner, General Khehla Sitole, has condemned the incident and has instructed the impleme
11:44 (GMT+2) Mon, 17 Sep 2018
A student from the University of Zululand (UNIZULU) and another from the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) were stabbed to death in separate incidents over the weekend.KwaZulu-Natal’s police spokesperson, colonel Thembeka Mbele, on Monday said
09:00 (GMT+2) Mon, 17 Sep 2018
September 16 (ANA) - Three alleged gangsters have been arrested and three firearms with ammunition were confiscated during police operations in Port Elizabeth this weekend, Eastern Cape police said on Sunday."The establishment of task teams to a
06:00 (GMT+2) Mon, 17 Sep 2018
The Provincial Gang Investigation Unit is on the hunt for suspects after an 11-year-old Port Elizabeth girl was hit by a stray bullet in a shooting incident in Helenvale on Sunday.Police spokesperson, Colonel Priscilla Naidu, said the child was hit i
15:00 (GMT+2) Sun, 16 Sep 2018
The Eastern Cape Department of Transport, Safety and Liaison said it was shocked to have learnt that residents of Matatiele were planning to shut-down the town on Monday.And, in a statement on Sunday, the Department appealed to “each community
11:00 (GMT+2) Sun, 16 Sep 2018
An Eastern Cape man is due in court this week for being in possession of three home-made firearms.Police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha, says the 55-year-old man was arrested at his home on Saturday.He said the arrest occurred at Upper Mbangco