Agang SA members face charges of malicious damage to property

2013-07-31 10:50

Three Agang SA members will appear in the Mahwelereng Magistrates’ Court, in Mokopane, Limpopo today on charges of malicious damage to property.

They were arrested on July 22 after an Mzombane residents’ meeting ended in chaos, the party said in a statement.

“The case was initially heard on July 23 and was postponed, as the magistrate ruled that more time was required to investigate the charge of malicious damage to property,” it said.

Agang SA said the members had organised a discussion of their concerns about standards of living and a lack of service delivery with the mayor of Mogalakwena at the meeting.

However, the mayor did not arrive. An African National Congress councillor, who was there instead, was told to leave by angry residents.

Join the conversation! encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24


Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.