Man fatally shot, woman injured in Komatipoort farm attack

2018-06-17 20:07

A man has been shot dead while a woman was injured in a farm attack in Komatipoort in Mpumalanga, police said.

Best of City Press: Calls to charge Molefe and Gupta generals, Mahumapelo Jr’s R1m bursary, and even more Gupta collusion

2018-06-17 18:13

In case you missed it, these are some of the best-read stories from City Press on Sunday, 17 June.

Transnet must 'lay criminal charges against Molefe', other Gupta generals - damning report

2018-06-17 06:04

A damning draft report recommends that Transnet lay corruption charges against four key players in state capture: its former group chief executive Brian Molefe, former chief financial officer Anoj Singh, board subcommittee chairperson Iqbal Sharma and Gupta lieutenant Salim Essa.

Sectarianism, attacks fuelling fears among Muslims

2018-06-16 08:57

Tensions between Shia and Sunni Muslims are said to have been simmering in South Africa for years and to have peaked in Cape Town about seven months ago.

Young boy shot dead, police officer injured in Gugulethu

2018-06-15 20:12

An off-duty police officer and a 10-year-old boy have been shot in Gugulethu, Cape Town.

Third suspect in 9-year-old KZN girl's murder still at large – Cele tells Chatsworth community

2018-06-15 17:57

The third suspect in the murder of nine-year-old Sadia Sukhraj has not been arrested almost three weeks after her murder, Police Minister Bheki Cele said.

Case against husband who allegedly murdered his wife postponed

2018-06-15 16:21

Prem Emmanuel Basdeo, who reported his wife missing last week, has been arrested and has appeared in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court for her alleged murder.

Former crime intelligence boss Pat Mokushane granted bail

2018-06-15 14:42

Former crime intelligence boss Major General Pat Mokushane has been granted bail, after being arrested on charges of fraud, corruption and money laundering.

16 people arrested after attack on Eersterust police station

2018-06-15 12:35

Sixteen people have been arrested after an attack on the Eersterust police station, east of Pretoria, according to Gauteng police.

'I am the boer' – Agriculture DG says 'kill the boer' chant targets farmers of all races

2018-06-15 07:08

Farm murders are not a race-based problem as farmers of all races are targeted by criminals, says the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries director general Mike Mlengana.


Armed men rob Alberton Pep Stores

2018-06-17 18:40

Armed men have robbed the Pep Stores shop in Red Ruth Village Shopping Centre in Alberton, Gauteng police said.

Cops seize explosives, R200 000 in counterfeit money

2018-06-17 17:57

A man and woman have been arrested after being found in possession of explosives and counterfeit money totalling R200 000 in Vosloorus.

115 arrested for illegally occupying Durban police living quarters

2018-06-16 22:44

A total of 115 people, including police officers, have been arrested for illegally occupying Durban police living quarters, Brigadier Jay Naicker said.

Police probing murder and fire in Cape Town gang hotspot

2018-06-15 20:18

Western Cape police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the murder of a resident of Belhar, with some sources saying it was a targeted hit linked to alleged underworld figures.

Men and women in blue are for the people, not against them, Mashaba tells prayer service for slain JMPD officers

2018-06-15 19:56

City of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says it is time for South Africans to change their negative perception of police officers.

Malmesbury Mosque attacker had been treated for bipolar disorder

2018-06-15 16:32

The man who killed two worshipers inside the Malmesbury mosque before he was shot by police is understood to have been treated for bipolar disorder previously and had no history of violence, said the chairperson of the Somali Community Board of SA.

Cape Town imam, wife shot in apparent botched hijacking

2018-06-15 15:03

A leader of the Darul Ihsan Institute mosque, in Tafelsig, Cape Town, and his wife have been injured in an apparent botched hijacking.

Man who allegedly stabbed girlfriend to death found hanged

2018-06-15 14:06

A man who was being sought in connection with the fatal stabbing of his girlfriend has allegedly hanged himself in Southbroom, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

EXCLUSIVE: Former crime intelligence boss Pat Mokushane arrested

2018-06-15 08:41

Former crime intelligence boss Pat Mokushane has been arrested and is expected to appear in court on charges of corruption, fraud and money laundering.

Muslim community buries 2 men killed in Malmesbury mosque attack

2018-06-14 22:22

The two men who died after an attack at a Malmesbury mosque in Cape Town have been laid to rest.

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