Search for woman who went missing in Vaal Dam continues

2020-03-20 08:28

The National Sea Rescue Institute and police are continuing the search for a woman who is missing after jumping out of a boat in the Vaal Dam.

Search continues for boy, 15, who disappeared while swimming at Table View Beach

2020-03-08 14:31

A joint search by the police's water wing and National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) for a missing 15-year-old boy, who disappeared while swimming at Table View Beach in Cape Town, is continuing.

Fisherman drowns after falling into Umzimkulu River in Port Shepstone

2020-03-06 14:27

A 25-year-old man has drowned after falling from the dollosse while fishing at the Umzimkulu River mouth in Port Shepstone.

Enock Mpianzi death: Report reveals shocking details on roll call list, water level at the camp

2020-03-05 10:10

A report into the death of Parktown Boys' High School Grade 8 pupil Enock Mpianzi has blown the lid off what happened on the day the boys arrived at an orientation camp near Brits in January.

Enock Mpianzi death: Forensic report set for release despite family not giving the go-ahead

2020-03-03 18:50

The Gauteng education department will on Wednesday release the forensic report into the death of Parktown Boys' High School pupil Enock Mpianzi.

Enock Mpianzi's family to consider complete forensic report before release

2020-02-21 13:43

Enock Mpianzi's family will need to consider the complete forensic report into his death before they consent to its public release, its legal representatives say.

Enock Mpianzi's family wants those found guilty of wrongdoing to be criminally charged

2020-02-21 08:21

The family of a Parktown Boys' High School Grade 8 pupil who drowned while attending an orientation camp near Brits in North West wants those found guilty of wrongdoing to be criminally charged.

Enock Mpianzi drowning: Report highlights damning details, says Lesufi

2020-02-19 16:42

The much-anticipated forensic report on the drowning of Grade 8 Parktown Boys' High School pupil Enock Mpianzi has revealed "wrongdoing by those that have been given the mandate to take care of our children".

Lifeguard, 7, lauded for diving into action to save boy, 4, from drowning in pool

2020-02-15 09:18

Seven-year-old Mkhosi Ginindza, who has been taking swimming lessons for a year, is lauded for saving a four-year-old boy from drowning in a pool in Johannesburg.

Traumatised neighbour recounts seeing her friend being swept away by flash floods

2020-02-12 06:00

Friends of a woman who disappeared after being swept away during flash floods in Gauteng last week, are battling to cope.


Enock Mpianzi case: Senior prosecutor receives inquest docket, will refer for decision

2020-03-10 10:28

The senior prosecutor in Brits in the North West has received the inquest docket into the death of Parktown Boys' High School pupil Enock Mpianzi, according to Gauteng NPA spokesperson Phindi Mjonondwane.

Siblings, relative drown in Limpopo dam

2020-03-07 09:04

Three children drowned while swimming in a local dam Maunatlala Village, near Tzaneen on Friday afternoon.

Parktown Boys' High plans Czech Republic trip as Enock Mpianzi's family forges on with legal action

2020-03-05 15:14

While the lawyers representing Enock Mpianzi's family prepare for a strong civil and criminal case against those implicated in a forensic report on his death that was released on Wednesday, it has come to light that Parktown Boys' High School is planning a trip to Eastern Europe.

Enock Mpianzi death: Family to be consulted before release of forensic report

2020-03-04 11:27

The Gauteng Department of Education will be meeting with the family of Enock Mpianzi, who drowned at a Parktown Boys' High School Grade 8 camp in January, ahead of the release of the forensic report into his death.

Search continues off Cape Town coast for missing passengers of capsized boat

2020-02-28 12:42

The search continues for the people who went missing at sea after their boat capsized between Clifton and Oudekraal beaches in Cape Town, the NSRI says.

PODCAST | THE STORY: More questions than answers after release of report into Enock Mpianzi’s death is delayed

2020-02-21 11:05

It's been a difficult start to the 2020 school calendar for Gauteng, with several pupils dying in various tragic accidents. We speak to News24 reporter Sesona Ngqakamba about 13-year-old Enock Mpianzi's drowning. Listen.

Enock Mpianzi forensic report 'incomplete', needs family's input, say lawyers

2020-02-20 18:56

Speaking to News24, the family's legal representative, Ian Levitt, said the report was incomplete and had had no input from the 13-year-old's family.

Boy, 8, drowns in Port Edward lagoon

2020-02-17 13:22

An eight-year-old boy has drowned in a lagoon in Port Edward over the weekend, the National Sea Rescue Institute says.

Two boys drown in water-filled holes at Makwassie construction site

2020-02-13 08:29

Two boys have drowned after going for a swim with some friends in water-filled holes at a construction site near Makwassie, North West, on Tuesday.

Pupil dies after jumping from moving taxi during attack

2020-02-10 20:04

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi announced the deaths of two pupils over the weekend, bringing the death toll to seven within a single week.

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