Minister denies Dewani killer medical parole

2014-07-24 14:23

The medical parole advisory board recommended that Xolile Mngeni, diagnosed with a brain tumour, be placed on medical parole.

Hijackers' new dirty trick to get you off the road

2014-07-16 16:01

Travellers have been warned that car hijackers are placing rocks and cement blocks in the road in an effort to derail you.

Nun, 82, killed in horror ECape hijacking

2014-06-17 10:53

Eastern Cape police discovered the body of a hijacked and kidnapped 82-year-old nun in Nangeni.

Second hijacker shot by target

2013-08-22 08:53

A man was shot on Tuesday by the driver of a car he tried to hijack near Wemmer Pan in central Johannesburg - the second such "fight back" road incident this week.

DA police expert's son carjacked

2012-10-04 07:41

The son of Democratic Alliance police spokeswoman Dianne Kohler Barnard has been carjacked in Durban.

Three arrested for hijacking

2010-07-05 21:17

Three men have been arrested for allegedly hijacking a car in Midrand, Gauteng police say.

Cops kill hijack suspect

2009-09-24 18:08

A suspected hijacker has been shot dead in Durban's Chatsworth suburb.

6 arrested for hijacking truck

2009-07-28 21:14

Six people have been arrested after they allegedly tried to hijack a truck in Villiers in the Free State, police say.

Gauteng govt cars 'not insured'

2009-06-04 07:53

Luxury vehicles belonging to the Gauteng government - like the R1m Mercedes Benz bought by an MEC and then stolen a day later - are apparently not insured.


Jerusha Sukhdeo-Raath takes you through today's newspaper front pages. Most newspapers carry headlines on the two boys who were kidnapped in two separate hijacking incidents in Johannesburg. While one boy (6) was found unharmed, the other (4) was killed after being dragged behind the vehicle.

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Nun, 82, killed in horror ECape hijacking

2014-06-17 11:25

Eastern Cape police discovered the body of a hijacked and kidnapped 82-year-old nun in Nangeni.


An Ethiopian airlines flight en route to Rome has been forced to land in Geneva after reports of a hijacking. See all the latest pictures here.

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Mighty mini Monica nails 'jacker

2013-07-11 11:01

Miniature teenager Monica Terrones is short on height but long on brains - it took her only 24 hours to nail the gunman who stole her car.

Hijackers wounded in shoot-out

2010-07-05 22:22

Two suspected hijackers have been wounded in a shoot-out with police in Johannesburg, Gauteng police say.

Man shocked after hijack

2009-10-11 09:54

A 25-year-old man has been severely traumatised after being hijacked and stuffed into the boot of his Audi in Duncanville, Gauteng.

Hijacked by 'injured man'

2009-09-13 14:17

Police say a man was hijacked on the East Rand after he stopped to help a man he thought was injured and lying across the road.

Hijack: Durban couple critical

2009-07-08 12:13

A couple is in a critical condition at Umhlanga Hospital following an attempted hijacking on the R102 in Durban.

Actor tells of hijack horror

2009-06-03 09:17

An Egoli actor has told how he was hijacked outside his home, and how the attackers assaulted him for two hours and threatened to sexually abuse him.

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