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7 armed robbers attack couple on farm in Elandskraal

A 57-year-old man is in a critical condition after he and his 68-year-old wife were attacked by seven armed robbers Friday October 30, 2015,...
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No load shedding until May next year

There likely will be no load shedding until at least May 2016, Eskom CEO Brian Molefe said on Wednesday. While maintenance on Eskom's ageing fleet...
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Man dies in hail of bullets at his Pietermaritzburg home

Police are probing the hit-style slaying of a Pietermaritzburg man who was shot and killed at his Bisley home late on Tuesday night. The man...
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62 year-old shot, beaten fighting off home intruders

An elderly Westville homeowner grappled with balaclava-clad home invaders before he was beaten and shot in the buttocks on Monday. Two gunmen confronted 62-year-old Pat...
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Media accused of vilifying officers who shot Mpanza

One of the four police officers implicated in the killing of Khulekani Mpanza was granted bail in the Krugersdorp Magistrate's Court on Tuesday. Constable Dipuo...
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Toxic drink given to woman lands KZN Health in high court

A case in which an elderly Pietermaritzburg woman is suing KZN’s MEC for Health after she was allegedly given Formalin instead of water to...
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4th police officer killed in Limpopo this year

A policeman was shot dead during an armed robbery in Limpopo on Monday night, the fourth cop to be killed in the province since...
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Drought leaves 3 months of water supply left – KZN

Worsening drought conditions and logistical challenges surrounding water tankers, has left one of the country's worst hit areas in KwaZulu-Natal with just three months'...
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Suspect that was ‘executed’ had previous gun-grime conviction

Khulekani Mpanza – a suspected criminal who was allegedly gunned down by Krugersdorp police after an exchange of fire – is no stranger to...
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2 security guards shot at Eastern Cape hospital

Robbers shot and wounded two security guards at St Barnabas Hospital in Libode, the Eastern Cape health department said on Tuesday. Spokesperson Sizwe Kupelo said...
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‘Executed’ suspect fired at police

A man employed at a bottle store in Lewisham, Krugersdorp, said he asked Khulekani Mpanza what the police activity a few metres behind him...

Cyclist attacked and threatened with knife on Table Mountain

A bruised Cape Town cyclist who was beaten and threatened with a knife and gun on Table Mountain, said his assailants have taken away...
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