Cop killed while chasing house robber on Stellenbosch farm-2019

Cop killed while chasing house robber on Stellenbosch farm-2019

A policeman was killed while pursuing a house robber on a Stellenbosch farm, Western Cape police said on Thursday.The constable, aged 31, had been part of the Stellenbosch Crime Prevention Unit, said police spokesperson Captain FC van Wyk.On Wednesday, police received information about the planned house robbery but they didn't know the name of the…
WATCH: UFS financial head ‘assaulted’ by angry students-2019

WATCH: UFS financial head ‘assaulted’ by angry students-2019

Angry students allegedly assaulted the financial head of the University of the Free State (UFS) on the university's Bloemfontein campus on Tuesday, Netwerk24 reported.This was reportedly during protest action over National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) funding. Classes were reportedly also disrupted.A viral video depicts an altercation between Chris Liebenberg, the UFS's senior finance director,…
LIVE: #ZumaTrial – Jacob Zuma’s battle for permanent stay of prosecution continues-2019

LIVE: #ZumaTrial – Jacob Zuma’s battle for permanent stay of prosecution continues-2019

2019-05-23 10:00 Former president Jacob Zuma's legal battle continues in the KZN High Court in Pietermaritzburg, where he and co-accused Thales are seeking a permanent stay of prosecution. WATCH LIVE: (Courtesy of SABC)  LIVE NEWS FEED Jump to bottom Last Updated at 11:04 Trengove: "I'm not, of course, suggesting that Mr Zuma is guilty. But what…
JUST IN: 3 arrested for murder of 2 Durban Metro cops-2019

JUST IN: 3 arrested for murder of 2 Durban Metro cops-2019

Three people were taken into custody in the early hours of Thursday morning for the murder of two Durban Metro Police officers, who were shot and killed on Monday night. Metro police spokesperson Senior Superintendent Parboo Sewpersad confirmed the arrests to News24 on Thursday. "The three suspects were arrested in the KwaMashu area. Firearms were also recovered," Sewpersad said. Sewpersad…
SANZAAR confirms Crusaders WERE robbed by SA TMO-2019

SANZAAR confirms Crusaders WERE robbed by SA TMO-2019

2019-05-23 08:09 Marius Jonker (Gallo Images) Cape Town - The controversial TMO decision which denied the Crusaders victory over the Stormers at Newlands last Saturday was indeed WRONG.According to the Stuff website, SANZAAR has confirmed to the nine-time champion franchise that South African Marius Jonker wrongly ruled out what would have been in all likelihood a…
I have never been a spy – State Security Minister-2019

I have never been a spy – State Security Minister-2019

State Security Minister Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba's office finally broke its silence on Wednesday, issuing a late-night statement denying claims made in a weekend newspaper that she had lived a double life for a decade, earning millions as a spy while still an MEC in Limpopo.The curt statement simply reads: "The State Security Agency (SSA) is ordinarily…
Proteas: Judgement day (or weeks) for Ottis-2019

Proteas: Judgement day (or weeks) for Ottis-2019

Cape Town - He knew it right from the outset.The focal point of Ottis Gibson’s tenure as national head coach was always going to be, in the eyes of his Cricket South Africa bosses and no small number of Proteas supporters, to finally deliver a deflatingly elusive World Cup for the country.His stated appointment duration…
Maties vs SA Rugby boss heads for arbitration battle over R37m-2019

Maties vs SA Rugby boss heads for arbitration battle over R37m-2019

The multimillion-rand battle between Stellenbosch University and SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux is headed for arbitration.The university claims Roux misappropriated R37m during his tenure in the institution's finance department and was looking to recoup it through a civil claim it lodged in the Western Cape High Court.The matter was initially set down to be heard…
Conspiracy theories aside, the case against Mr Zuma is very strong – State-2019

Conspiracy theories aside, the case against Mr Zuma is very strong – State-2019

The reason for the decision to prosecute former president Jacob Zuma for racketeering, money laundering, fraud and corruption, does not matter, even if it is politically motivated.This is one of the arguments advocate Wim Trengove, SC, is expected to put to the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg on Thursday when he argues against Zuma's application…
Qatar World Cup to be played with 32 teams: FIFA-2019

Qatar World Cup to be played with 32 teams: FIFA-2019

Lausanne - FIFA shelved a proposed expansion of the 2022 Soccer World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams on Wednesday, dealing a blow to the world football body's president Gianni Infantino.The 2022 tournament in the Gulf state will now be played with 32 nations taking part.FIFA said it had abandoned the expansion plans "following a…