In late 2018, the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa paid a contractor for allegedly bogus invoices in order to settle an outstanding loan the former CEO had obtained from a businesswoman. The Prasa official who helped process the dubious payment asked for a cut of the money. These dealings suggest state-owned enterprises are preyed upon by former bosses, even years after they have left the scene.
There were 55 murders, 109 rapes, 137 sexual offences, 878 assaults, 44 carjackings, and 819 burglaries every day in South Africa in the 2017 to 2018 year - and at least 5 farm murders every month, according to official figures released by the South African Police Services (SAPS).
Only 26 of the 265 farms that government bought for more than R1.4-billion for budding Eastern Cape farmers are viable – with the rest in a state of dereliction.
National government bought the farms for beneficiaries who had applied as part of its proactive land acquisition strategy (Plas).
The book "Gruesome Harvest: The Allied Attempt to Exterminate Germany after 1945," should be on the mandatory highschool and college reading list for history and sociology.
It is one of the few books that are available in English that address the murder of millions of non-combatant German civilians and German prisoners of war from 1944 to 1950 as a matter of deliberate allied policy not inefficient logistics as it is most often presented in school text books.
A member of the Western Cape Hawks, Colonel Christelle Stemmet, 47, was shot dead at her home in Table View in Cape Town at around 20:00 on Sunday.
According to Hawks spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Philani Nkwalase, Stemmet was shot twice and died on the scene.
Let’s spread as widely as possible and demand the arrest of the terrorist !!
It is clear that the legal system does not protect our whites. Poor Vicky Momberg is hunted like an animal for the K-word and was arrested again today for failing to comply with her parole conditions.
The EFF’s Secretary General Godrich Gardee, following Angus Buchan’s statement, said that only two peoples. the Jews and the Afrikaner people who made a covenant with God responded as follows:
In January this year, California launched a massive statewide operation against pedophiles. Over 474 of these child predators were arrested. 28 commercial and sexually-exploited children, as well as 27 adult victims were rescued during the operation.
While Jacob Zuma’s ‘missing’ superspy Thulani Dlomo, former head of the State Security Agency’s Special Operations Unit, has been ‘located’, crucial documents relating to him and other SSA spies who allegedly infiltrated SARS have mysteriously disappeared from the highly secure premises of the Office of the Inspector-General of Intelligence.
A farm attack took place on 6 November 2019, at 12:30, on the farm Doornfontein, in Nylstroom (Modimolle) district, Limpopo province. Five attackers, two armed with firearms, assaulted and locked farm workers in a walk-in fridge. The owner was not on the farm at the time of the attack.
Detectives from the police station in Fourways, Johannesburg, have yet to make any progress in the investigation of the ruthless murder of Priscilla du Toit. Priscilla du Toit is a 42-year-old fitness guru. From the information we were able to dig up, it would appear that she was a renowned bodybuilder.
The US treasury's decision to sanction the Gupta family and associates has political as well as economic ramifications.
When the US Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) sanctioned Ajay, Atul and Rajesh Gupta, as well as Salim Essa, on 10 October, a nightmarish scenario dawned for the quartet.
JOHANNESBURG - International Relations Minister Naledi Pandor on Tuesday urged South Africa to take full advantage of the opportunities that Russia has to offer.
President Cyril Ramaphosa will join about 40 other African leaders as the first-ever Russia-Africa summit begins on Wednesday.
The gathering is aimed at addressing existing and potential relations between that country and the African nations.
The DA may try to somehow hold things together. The ANC’s Gauteng provincial government might try to take Joburg into administration. The DA could well go to court. There could be long periods of no real governance at all.
The names of ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule and Home Affairs Minister Aaron Motsoaledi have been dragged into a high-profile R5 million bribery and murder investigation currently playing out in the Bloemfontein High Court, in the Free State. you opened a new location, redesigned your shop, or added a new product or service? Don't keep it to yourself, let folks know.
A couple and their son were attacked with a panga on their farm outside Mbombela, Mpumalanga on Sunday morning.
Leonard Hlathi, the provincial police spokesman, said four men entered their house at around 2 am and attacked the elderly couple with pangas.
The tax-free import of certain South African products to the US will be reviewed because of concerns over the controversial Copyright Amendment Bill.
The bill is currently under pres. Cyril Ramaphosa to sign it after Parliament accepted it.
The US Trade Representative’s Office said in a statement on Friday. Donald Trump has suspended roughly R19 billion ($ 1.3 billion) of preference enjoyed by Thailand under its Generalized System of Preferences (GSP). This is because this country fails to protect internationally recognized workers’ rights.
Cape Town non-practicing lawyer Maluleka Nkopo faces charges of racism and hate speech after he whipped up a storm on social media on Wednesday with his facebook entry that a white woman should be raped in front of her husband and killed afterwards.
Africans should be under no illusion about who their suitor really is, especially those who value their democratic institutions and practices. Racism, homophobia, a constricted civil society and curtailed human rights are all hallmarks of the Russian Federation under Putin.
Eskom reportedly wants to reduce its qualified white workforce by at least 1,308 over the next year. Yet, while Eskom wants to drastically cut the number of skilled white engineers and managers to ensure that it meets its affirmative action targets, trade union Solidarity want to do the opposite by supplying a skills bank of qualified staff to help alleviate the crisis at Eskom.
Debt-ridden Eskom has reportedly wasted R338 million on building now-abandoned housing for construction workers at the Kusile power plant.
In 2012, Eskom signed a contract for the building of 336 housing units to accommodate the workers in a residential development project close to the power station in eMalahleni, Mpumalanga.