LYDENBURG – Two awaiting-trial suspects who managed to escape from the Lydenburg SAPS holding cells are still at large after more than a week since their break-out. Capt Alfred Moela, spokesman for Lydenburg SAPS, said four suspects managed to escape from the holding cells on Wednesday November 8 at around 18:00. Moela said the incident…
STEELPOORT – Nearly 20 people found themselves homeless after being evicted from portion 3 of De Grooteboom Farm just next to Thorncliffe Mine. The Mmadi clan members’ shacks were destroyed by the Lydenburg and Burgersfort Sheriff on Monday morning. The destruction came after Glencore’s Thorncliffe Mine presented them with a letter of eviction last Friday….
Their apllication was successful after it was filed on Monday, 6 November.
With Steelpoort recording a temperature of 37 degrees Celsius last Monday, pupils drank water from Sedibeng River.
“We arrested a black male on possession of dagga. The suspect is currently in custody. More information will be made with regard to his court appearance,” said Maluleke. The Burgersfort SAPS also recently arrested three men for the possession of unlicensed ammunition.
According to the Auditor-General (AG) report the land is 107,24 hectares in size. It is valued at R8,14 million. The land is situated behind the municipality’s dumping site.
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The final pitted Cameroon United and Ga-Motodi’s Uruguay. After a tough 90 minutes resulting in a 0-0 draw, the game proceeded to the dreaded penalties.
“We inspected four liquor outlets, checking for non-compliance with the Liquor Act. We also successfully recovered a Nissan NP300 which had been reported stolen at Tubatse SAPS. Our members indicated to the driver to pull over during their operations, however, the driver refused to do so. A high-speed chase ensued.
MECKLENBURG – The battle against illegal mining intensified when Mecklenburg SAPS arrested two suspects for theft of unprocessed chrome on September 14. The incident happened in Tjibeng Village at midnight. According to police the two suspects were caught red handed, loading the precious metals into a tipper truck. “After being tipped off police officers rushed…
The man was arrested in the early hours of Wednesday morning in Bothashoek just outside Burgersfort.