We are tired, we do not like this South Africa anymore, says asylum seeker

We are tired, we do not like this South Africa anymore, says asylum seeker: Therese Walu's eyes welled up as she recalled the last time she shared dinner with her whole family, 19 years ago, in the Democratic Republic of Congo.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria 24 officers injured during clash with refugees in Pretoria: Six police officers have been hopistalised, and another 18 injured, after they were met with violent resistance during an operation to remove hundreds of refugees … [Read more...]

Gautrain maintenance to affect Pretoria commuters

Gautrain maintenance to affect Pretoria commuters: There will be no trains between Centurion, Pretoria and Hatfield on November 16 and November 17, although a free bus service will run.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Refugees given 3 days to leave UNHCR's premises: Refugees occupying the area around the UN High Commissioner for Refugees' (UNHCR) offices in Pretoria have been given three days to vacate it.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria SA can't force refugees on … [Read more...]

Refugees, police officers injured in battle to clear UNHCR offices in Pretoria

Refugees, police officers injured in battle to clear UNHCR offices in Pretoria: The police were met with violent resistance as they removed hundreds of refugees from the UN High Commissioner for Refugees' offices in Pretoria.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria WATCH | Police start removing refugees from UNHCR building in Pretoria: Police have started removing refugees who have been camping at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' offices in Pretoria.. Articles relating … [Read more...]

WATCH: City of Tshwane workers block streets, dump rubbish before wage deal is struck

WATCH: City of Tshwane workers block streets, dump rubbish before wage deal is struck: City of Tshwane municipal workers have once again taken to the streets, blocking and barricading them with municipal vehicles and rubbish from bins.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria New US ambassador: 'Trump thinks Cape Town is beautiful, I want him to visit': New United States ambassador to Pretoria, Lana Marks, says her top priority in her new posting will be to increase trade and commerce … [Read more...]

Refugee sit-in: Demonstration not illegal, say the police

Refugee sit-in: Demonstration not illegal, say the police: The police believe refugees who are staging a protest outside the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' (UNHCR) offices in Pretoria are exercising their constitutional rights and that the gathering is not illegal.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

City of Tshwane hopes to restore bus services by Tuesday afternoon

City of Tshwane hopes to restore bus services by Tuesday afternoon: City of Tshwane officials hope Tshwane Bus Services (TBS) will be back in operation by Tuesday afternoon - pending the outcome of negotiations, the City said in a statement.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria ANC youth task team warned Hammanskraal was 'predisposed to violence' ahead of fatal rally: The ANC national youth task team has admitted it received a letter warning against hosting its cadre assembly in … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE | Action expected soon on VBS looting – Hawks head

EXCLUSIVE | Action expected soon on VBS looting - Hawks head: Hawks head Lieutenant General Godfrey Lebeya says he expects imminent action in the case against those responsible for looting the now-defunct VBS Mutual Bank.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Police officers applauded for sending magistrate’s killers to jail

Police officers applauded for sending magistrate's killers to jail: Three suspects were each handed a life sentence in the Pretoria High Court on Thursday, for the murder of magistrate Victor Mabunda outside his Bronkhorstspruit home in January 2018.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Hawks could expand Sandra Moonsamy kidnapping probe beyond SA's borders: The international syndicate, linked to the kidnapping of a Durban businesswoman Sandra Moonsamy, has been bust.. Articles … [Read more...]

Ramaphosa expected to welcome Boks at Union Buildings as Webb Ellis Cup parade starts

Ramaphosa expected to welcome Boks at Union Buildings as Webb Ellis Cup parade starts: President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to welcome the Rugby World Cup champion Springboks at the Union Buildings in Arcadia, Pretoria.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Missing Durban businesswoman found after six months – Hawks

Missing Durban businesswoman found after six months - Hawks: A missing Durban woman who was brazenly kidnapped from Pinetown six months ago has been found, the Hawks confirmed to News24 on Friday.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Martin Schäfer: Lessons from the fall of the Berlin Wall: There are many lessons to be drawn from the meaning of the fall of the Berlin Wall, writes Germany's ambassador to South Africa, Martin Schäfer. Some are domestic, like the fight against racism, and … [Read more...]