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WATCH: Man rescued after allegedly being hijacked and thrown off cliff

A 27-year-old man had to be hoisted out of the Kloof Gorge near Pinetown on Wednesday morning, after being tied up and thrown down a cliff, KwaZulu-Natal police said. The rescue effort was caught on camera. Watch above.

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Vusi Nova’s lucky escape

2017-09-13 09:45

Singer shares how he nearly lost his life at the hands of two hijackers

Avoid becoming a hijack victim: 19 tips that could save your life

2017-08-28 15:48

Don’t be a hero – your life is worth more than your car

Hard-hitting SA ad, driver tries to flee N1 crash... 7 car clips you shouldn't miss

2017-08-20 09:05

From a driver attempting to flee the scene of a crash in Gauteng to TV veteran broadcasting veteran Riaan Cruywagen performing the #AMGgrowl... here are 8 motoring videos you shouldn't miss.

Joburg couple's quick-thinking saves them from hijacking

2017-08-14 13:46

A woman and her husband's quick-thinking action prevented them from becoming hijack victims in Midrand, Gauteng this weekend.

How to deal with vehicle crime in SA: Hijackings, remote-jamming and more...

2017-07-13 13:32

Vehicle-related crime is a grim reality of motoring in South Africa. We look at ways motorists can prevent hijacking, remote-jamming and more.

'If you drive a Range Rover, you're in danger' - Police Minister Mbalula

2017-06-01 09:33

South Africa's Police Minister Mbalula Fikile warns that local Range Rover owners could be 'in danger of being hijacked'.

Avoiding hijackers, baking hacks, and baby names: 7 lifestyle stories you shouldn't miss

2017-05-20 07:00

An observant Porsche driver manages to thwart hijackers in his driverway; we list some baking hacks and beautiful baby names. Check out some of the best lifestyle stories this week.

'1 car hijacked every 32 minutes' in SA

2017-05-17 09:40

'Criminals study daily routines and use this known fact that we as South Africans have become complacent,' says Pro-Active SA's Ryno Schutte.

Hijacking in SA: 76.5% of motorists 'solve' incidents themselves

2017-03-14 08:20

More than 1400 vehicles are hijacked each month in SA but some motorists are handling these road crimes without the police, says Pro-Active South Africa’s Ryno Schutte.

 
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‘The other hijacker looked familiar’ - victim of carjacking in JHB

One of two assailants involved in a hijacking on Sunday in Naturena, south of Johannesburg was identified by his victims, who have conducted their own investigation. Watch for more.

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Miss SA suffers attempted hijacking, now she's helping SA women fight back

2017-08-29 14:08

'The Unbreakable campaign aims to educate, uplift and empower South African women,' says Miss South Africa Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters as she partners with MasterDrive for a series of free workshops in Gauteng and the Western Cape.

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WATCH: JHB driver outsmarts would-be hijackers with impressive defensive driving

A Johannesburg woman has shared shocking CCTV footage of three men attempting to hijack her and her husband shortly after returning home.

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WATCH: Mercedes-Benz hijacked at Joburg petrol station

2017-07-21 11:49

Hijackings are a daily occurrence in South Africa. Watch as a Mercedes-Benz is hijacked at a petrol station in Roodepoort.

Has your vehicle been stolen? Here's how car thieves operate

2017-07-04 12:51

Car theft is a huge problem in South African but motorists continue to remain victims of the crime with statistics growing year on year. Here's how they do it.

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WATCH: Dramatic chase for suspects in Hannah Cornelius murder, hijacking

A third person was arrested on Sunday for hijacking a car involved in the murder of Stellenbosch University student Hannah Cornelius and an attack on her friend.

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Hijacking: 'We screamed and kicked and got away' - reader

2017-05-19 13:52

Wheels24 reader Natalie Van Dam shares her harrowing tale of escaping hijackers and along with her loved ones, including three small children.

Bloody but unbowed

2017-05-08 08:00

As police on Friday warned of crime hotspots in the Northern areas, a plucky local man described his hijacking ordeal in which his Polo Vivo was taken.

Crime stats: More than 1 400 cars hijacked a month in SA

2017-03-03 15:17

More than 1 400 cars are hijacked in the country every month, according to crime statistics police released.

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