City of CT urges residents to continue saving water
Mayco member Eddie Andrews hit the streets of Mitchells Plain to urge residents to continue to saving water under level 4B restrictions.
FF+ planning to lodge criminal complaint against Bell Pottinger
The firm has come under fire for coordinating a narrative about ‘economic apartheid’ to apparently promote the business interests of the Gupta family.
Cops nab 8 for gang-related crimes in PE
The suspects aged between 16 and 36 years old were nabbed for attempted murder following gang-related shootings.
Motshekga expresses concerns over WC’s plans to sell alcohol at schools
Education MEC Debbie Schafer this week told CapeTalk there are schools already selling alcohol.
Saps to discuss safety of officers
Deputy police minister Bongani Mkongi this week visited Lingelethu to assess the risks and how security could be improved.
At least 5 fires currently burning along Garden Route
Crews from the Eden District Municipality as well as a hundred from Working on Fire are also on the fire line in Blanco, Swartberg and Gouritsmond.
Kannaland officials face disciplinary action for misconduct
A provincial government forensic report delivered to council this morning apparently shows the hiring of five companies between 2011 and 2016 was irregular.
At least 7 police officers killed since early June
In the latest incident this week, warrant officer Sipho Mthethwa was gunned down in Vosloorus on Johannesburg’s East Rand while chasing a suspect.
Hawks could take over probe into EC cop murders
The Hawks could take over the investigation into the murders of two Eastern Cape policeman killed just days apart.
Firefighters battle fresh blazes in Knysna, Plett
Firefighters are battling more fires in Knysna and Plettenberg Bay, barely a month after devastating wildfires.
EC mayor, municipal manager face arrest for defying court order
Ingquza Hill Municipal Manager Mluleki Fihlani and Mayor Patrick Mdingi failed to resolve an issue related to the demolition of homes near Lusikisiki in 2016.
Report shines light on gun crime in SA
The report reveals as many as 20 people are killed in gun-related incidents every single day.
Union: Pictures from prison ‘strip show’ were manipulated
A trade union alleges photographs of women entertaining inmates at a Johannesburg prison were manipulated.
National manhunt for taxi driver in fatal PE hit & run
The three teens died on Sunday when the taxi allegedly driven by a man identified as Brighton Tsvipa crashed into them and sped off.
4 prison warders suspended over Joburg prison ‘strippers’ scandal
Thirteen officials were investigated after pictures emerged of scantily-dressed women entertaining inmates.
Report: Gun-related injuries cost SA taxpayers R1bn every year
The South African Medical Journal report is based on data from doctors University of Cape Town and the University of Texas collected in 2012.
Fire-hit Southern Cape homes being inspected for asbestos poisoning
The Eden District Municipality has appointed a specialist to evaluate all structures in Knysna and Plettenberg Bay that were damaged to identify materials containing asbestos.
CT mountain safety group raises concerns over Table Mountain crime plan
One person was arrested for robbing two hikers and stabbing one of them near Signal Hill.