Matla a Bana expresses concerns over jail sentence given to Andre Retief
Andre Retief was sentenced to eight years imprisonment, suspended for five years, in the sexual offences court in Parow in 2015.
WC Social Development condemns attempted attack on social workers
A social worker and a student were almost hijacked by armed men in Philippi this week.
State wants 10 years for Durbanville paedophile
The State wants a direct prison sentence handed to Andre Retief, convicted of more than 2,000 sexual offences.
‘Public Protector’s Absa report undermines Parliament’
Parliament has joined Absa and the South African Reserve Bank (Sarb) in their legal action against the Public Protector.
Philippi residents foil hijacking of 2 social workers
The pair had visited a disabled woman in the area on Thursday when a group of armed men surrounded their vehicle.
DA MP traumatised after witnessing councillor’s murder
DA councillor Xolile Gwangxu was gunned down outside his office at a local community hall on Wednesday evening, following a meeting.
City of CT offers R50k reward for information after councillor killed
Democratic Alliance councillor Xolile Gwangxu was gunned down following a meeting at a local community hall last night.
NPA to appeal Andre Retief’s sentence for child sex offences
Andre Retief was sentenced to eight years imprisonment, suspended for five years, in the Sexual Offences Court in Parow, in 2015.
Ward councillor shot dead in Philippi East
Councillor Xolile Gwangxu was gunned down following a meeting at a local community hall on Wednesday night.
Cape man killed in gang crossfire after dropping child at crèche
Cape Town police say the four suspects who have been arrested are aged between 15 and 18.
Athlone dog attack victims stable following surgeries
Aubrey and Emma Murphy were mauled by two dogs earlier this week.
Cops probe after Lwandle mom shot dead in front kids
The 35-year-old woman was gunned down at her home in front of her two children on Monday night.
Cape grandpa, granddaughter in hospital after dog attack
An Athlone man and his three-year-old granddaughter are recovering in hospital after they were attacked by dogs.
WC authorities renew call for residents to continue saving water
While dam levels have risen by around 4%, the Local Government Department & the city say that this is not enough to mitigate the impact of the drought.
CT man critical, girl (3) injured after dog attack
It’s believed two dogs jumped over a wall on Tuesday and attacked the man and a three-year-old girl in Athlone.
Exams at UWC underway following protests
The Fees Will Fall movement is calling for discussions to be conducted about dismissed workers, accommodation and other grievances.
2 fire flare-ups contained in Knysna
The devastating blaze caused havoc along the Garden Route last week, claiming seven lives.
Metrorail probes yet another train torching in Nyanga
Lengthy train delays resulted in yet another train being set alight.