53 TVs recovered as police crackdown on De Doorns truck looters continues

2019-11-11 09:24

Nine suspects have been arrested and 53 LED TVs recovered during weekend raids following a community protest in De Doorns that saw protesters taking to the near-by N1 highway attacking and looting passing vehicles.

Cowards are using fake news to lie about a planned shutdown, says taxi body

2019-09-09 08:20

The South African National Taxi Council said "faceless people" were wrongfully using the name of the taxi industry to perpetrate acts of hatred and destroy property.

Sacci to meet with police minister about violent attacks on business

2019-09-07 15:05

The meeting will take place after a week during which stores and other small businesses owned and run by foreign nationals were looted in what has been slammed as xenophobic violence.


2019-09-03 11:03

THE South African Police Services says they arrested 108 suspects following the looting spree that took place in Cleveland, Jeppestown and the Joburg CBD.

WATCH: Looters target truck trapped under low bridge

The driver of an RTT logistics truck found himself stuck under a bridge while a group of looters were waiting to pounce.

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VBS CEO probe one of 265 others as Saica seeks to restore faith in accounting field

2018-07-26 14:34

Saica says it is determined to restore faith in the accounting profession - and the investigation into VBS CEO Andile Ramavhunga is one of 265 underway.

WATCH: Nimble Eastern Cape thieves loot moving pineapple truck

Three men were caught on camera stealing pineapples off a moving truck in the Eastern Cape on Monday morning. Watch.

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Bank of Baroda rids itself of the Guptas

2018-02-18 07:58

The Bank of Baroda seems to have found a way to distance itself from the Gupta family, despite two separate court orders forcing it to keep Gupta-linked accounts open.

WATCH: Capetonians loot overturned SAB beer truck for 'free booze'

A video showing people looting an overturned SAB truck after it lost its load on Wetton Circle in Cape Town has gone viral on social media platforms.

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WATCH: SAB truck looted in broad daylight

Citizens of Kwazakele, a township in Port Elizabeth, made light work of unloading this alcohol filled truck — and all this before midday.

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WATCH | Looters arrested after Witbank shop owner fights back

2019-09-12 18:07

Six people were arrested for their involvement in looting that took place at various foreign-owned shops in Witbank. Watch.

Second person dies in deadly Joburg unrest

2019-09-09 07:03

A second person had been confirmed dead following a spate of violence that spilled over to the Johannesburg suburb of Malvern.

Cele calls for peace but Jeppestown residents vow to continue attacks

2019-09-03 19:12

Jeppestown residents in Johannesburg have rejected calls for peace from Police Minister Bheki Cele following days of public violence.

Crowds swoop in to grab beer when truck loses load

2019-07-23 15:22

A truck carrying cans of Castle Milk Stout was looted after some stock toppled out the back on the N3 near Townhill on Monday afternoon.

Ramaphosa: VBS can rise from the ashes

2018-11-06 14:51

VBS should serve the poor and those in rural areas as it was intended to - once it has risen "from the ashes", President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

'People are sleeping on the street waiting for their monies' - former VBS exec

2018-07-13 19:04

The former chief operations officer of VBS Mutual Bank says Limpopo residents were sleeping on the streets waiting for the monies they deposited in the bank where R1.5bn was looted.

WATCH: Looters raid city shop

2018-02-23 11:35

More than 20 violent looters stormed into a city grocery shop and made off with more than R30 000 of goods and cash this week.

WATCH: Pietermaritzburg shop looted during taxi strike

CCTV cameras captured the moment Just Take Away in Thomas Street, Pietermaritzburg, was looted during a strike by minibus taxi drivers on Thursday. Watch.

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Magda Wierzycka: Good people in government need to stay the course

2017-11-13 20:01

People like Michael Sachs from National Treasury need to stay the course - as hard as it may be, says Magda Wierzycka, CEO at Sygnia asset management.

WATCH: Moving truck fails to shake off looters

When 15-year-old Tom Kruger saw several men clambering about on the back of a moving truck, trying to loot its load, he decided to film the incident. Not in the hopes that it would go viral, but because he wanted the driver to have some proof that he tried his best to thwart them. Watch.

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