Man, 83, shot dead, wife tied up for 15 hours in Ballito farm attack

2017-08-02 13:51

An elderly resident of Glendale Heights, outside Ballito in KZN, struggled for almost 15 hours to free herself so that she could help her dying husband after being attacked on their farm.

North West farmers harnessing drones to assist in tracking farm attacks

2017-07-11 11:07

Farmers in the Schweizer-Reneke district in North West are soon going to use a drone to help speed up assistance to victims of farm attacks, and to track down the attackers.

Cape Town fugitive sentenced to life after 15 years on the run

2017-06-01 18:03

A Cape Town man who went on the run for 15 years, after breaking into a farm house and killing an old man in his sleep, has been sentenced to life imprisonment.

Remembering the farmers who died trying to feed SA

2017-05-19 08:38

Every year, the names of more farmers who have been killed are added to the Wall of Remembrance at Nampo Park in Bothaville, Free State.

Elderly couple, family attacked on Limpopo farm

2017-04-15 09:10

An elderly couple and their family have been attacked and tied up on their farm in Letsitele just outside Tzaneen by two men who robbed them of their belongings, according to Limpopo police.

Family hurt in farm attack

2017-04-12 14:27

A family, allegedly including an elderly woman and children, were attacked and robbed at gunpoint on their farm near Table Mountain by seven men on Monday evening.

Intruder killed during North West farm attack

2017-03-23 19:24

An alleged intruder was killed during an apparent farm attack in Roodekraal, Potchefstroom, North West police said.

Robbers tortured woman with drill in farm attack

2017-03-11 18:41

Robbers tortured a 64-year-old woman with a drill when they attacked her at her home on a farm in the Vaal area on Friday night, police have said.

Free State farmer stabbed in chest while sleeping

2017-03-07 14:31

A Warden farmer has woken up to find attackers in his farmhouse, stabbing him in the chest.

Nottingham Road murder suspect in court

2017-03-06 10:14

A Mooi River man has appeared in court, charged with the murders of Christine and Roger Solik in Nottingham Road - a crime that has left their neighbours living in fear.


Two in court after Free State farmer attacked with garden fork

2017-07-25 08:18

Two people have appeared in the Theunissen Magistrate's Court for allegedly attacking a farmer with a garden fork.

Man killed, wife injured in Limpopo farm attack

2017-06-21 14:22

A 67-year-old man was killed and his wife seriously injured after they were attacked in their home in Cheerio Farm, Haenertsburg, Limpopo police say.

ANC and DA agree: Farm attacks must stop

2017-05-24 18:30

There is at least one thing on which the African National Congress and the Democratic Alliance agree: The killing of farmers and farm workers must stop.

'Today I'm going to kill you' - attacker to Free State farmer

2017-05-02 12:11

"Today I’m going to kill you," an attacker repeatedly shouted at a Free State farmer as he assaulted him.

Elderly couple assaulted in foiled farm robbery

2017-04-14 12:41

A 32-year-old man has been arrested and a firearm has been confiscated following a foiled robbery at a farm in Ofcalaco outside Tzaneen.

Farmer killed, wife stabbed in KZN farm attack

2017-03-31 15:18

A 53-year-old KwaZulu-Natal farmer has been killed during an attack on his property near Thornville.

2 farm attacks in Free State over weekend

2017-03-13 10:57

A Clocolan farmer has been shot and wounded in an attack on his farm near the Lesotho border, while two farm workers have been assaulted on a farm near Kroonstad.

Farm attacks, murders to be debated in Parliament

2017-03-08 19:41

National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete has agreed to allow a debate on farm attacks and murders, the FF Plus says.

Guard stabbed 10 times as gang attacks farm

2017-03-06 12:46

A security guard has been stabbed about 10 times as a gang of around 15 people, all dressed the same and with their faces covered in mud, attacked a farm in the Western Cape.

Life for farmer’s killers

2017-03-06 10:14

“I heard Anton’s voice filled with terror, saying ‘Glenda, phone the police, I’ve been stabbed’. That was the last time I heard his voice,” a widow has described in a victim impact assessment.

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