Two killed, one critical following N2 crash


Two people have died, including a three-year-old girl, when the car they were travelling in left the N2, near Gateway, and overturned several times, last night. It is believed that somehow the driver had lost control of the car, causing it to crash. According to Netcare 911 emergency services – ...

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Three men with AK47 rifles rush into the bank behind the man. A GANG of heavily armed men allegedly robbed a FNB bank in Musgrave rd Berea yesterday. According to a visibly shaken witness, who had just left the bank, she saw the distressed man run into the bank with ...

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Man fights bank after losing his life savings

Cape Town - 161215 - Richard Wolff's has been victim of a scam and lost R100 000. Picture: Katoo Peeters

A 23-year-old Cape Town man is fighting Absa Bank for his life savings which he lost in a transfer facilitated by an employee in the bank’s Sea Point branch. It took Richard Wolff more than three years of working overseas to save R100 000 to fund his studies at film ...

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9 Killed in horrific crash


In a horrific accident between Zastron and Sterkspruit this morning nine people were killed and another seven sustained injuries ranging from minor to critical after a bakkie and minibus taxi collided head- on. Five persons were burnt beyond recognition in the fire following the crash. Patients were treated on scene by emergency ...

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5 injured in 3 car pile up in Durban

Argyle and Brickhill 2

Five people have been injured, one critically so after three vehicles collided at the corner of Argyle Road and Brickhill Road in Durban this morning. Rescue Care Paramedics arrived on the scene just after 05:20am on Friday morning to find the three badly damaged vehicles. On assessment, it was found ...

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Domestic worker jailed for killing employer


A domestic worker and three men who killed Midrand resident Thohira Mitha in her home in 2014, were sentenced to lengthy jail terms by the High Court sitting in Palm Ridge on Thursday. Acting Judge Carla van Veenendaal sentenced Mitha’s former domestic worker, Deliwe Zwakala, to 23 years for murder ...

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Pensioner’s murder represents ‘tragedy of life in SA’


Parmand Singh was a frail, hard-working grandfather who was well liked in his community. So when the 68-year-old Dalton pensioner was shot in the back while running away from a cold-blooded killer who had just hijacked him, the cruel tragedy numbed his family and sent shock waves through his community. ...

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Missing man found alive in ravine


A man who had been missing for a few days has been found in a ravine near Cato Ridge. He was found by volunteers from the South African Community Crime Watch – who had taken on the search mission. The details around his disappearance are not yet known, but he ...

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Armed hijacker stabbed to death


It’s believed that a woman was about to leave her premises when approached by three suspects, one armed with a firearm. they demanded the car keys in an attempt to hijack her. Durban: On 2016-12-12 at 08:25 a carjacking went horribly wrong for one suspect. It’s believed that a woman ...

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Family of man found alive in morgue makes legal move

The table where mortuary officials perform post-mortems on those who have been brought into the police facility.

Silence from the KwaZulu-Natal Health Department has prompted a traumatised KwaMashu family to seek legal recourse after their son was kept at the department’s morgue overnight. At the time it was believed Msizi Mkhize had died. “Since last week’s trauma and pain of thinking about how my child must have ...

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