Government considering ban on microbeads after Gauteng drinking water is found to be contaminated

Government considering ban on microbeads after Gauteng drinking water is found to be contaminated: The Department of Environmental Affairs has set up a task team to examine the possibility phasing in a microbead ban after a study found microplastic pollution in tap water in Johannesburg and Tshwane.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Suspect killed in shootout with guards after robbers attack unmarked security vehicle

Suspect killed in shootout with guards after robbers attack unmarked security vehicle: A robbery suspect has been shot and killed after a group of five men allegedly attacked a vehicle occupied by two security guards in Fort Klapperkop in Pretoria.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

City of Tshwane restores 90% of power to Pretoria East after substation fire

City of Tshwane restores 90% of power to Pretoria East after substation fire: The City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality says it has restored power to about 90% of affected areas in Pretoria East after the Wapadrand substation fire.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Electricity restored in some parts of Pretoria East after substation fire

Electricity restored in some parts of Pretoria East after substation fire: Electricity has been restored to at least 60% of consumers in some parts of Pretoria East, following a fire at a substation, says the City of Tshwane.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Case against farmers for allegedly assaulting 9-year-old girl postponed: The case against two men who are accused of handcuffing a 9-year-old girl to a tree before beating her and firing shots at her has been postponed.. … [Read more...]

Dark, cold weekend for Pretoria East residents after substation goes up in flames

Dark, cold weekend for Pretoria East residents after substation goes up in flames: The City of Tshwane is expecting to have power restored only on Sunday after the 132KV Wapadrand substation caught flames earlier this week.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria This is an 'attack' on us by the ANC - Tshwane mayor on underqualified staffer: Tshwane Mayor Solly Msimanga has described the latest scandal over an underqualified executive in his office as an 'attack' and an attempt to derail … [Read more...]

Mitchell defends yanking young lock after just 22 minutes

Mitchell defends yanking young lock after just 22 minutes: Bulls coach John Mitchell has defended his decision to yank lock Ruben van Heerden off the field after just 22 minutes against the Jaguares.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Five Pretoria taxi drivers hospitalised after shooting linked to routes dispute

Five Pretoria taxi drivers hospitalised after shooting linked to routes dispute: Five taxi drivers belonging to the Menlyn Taxi Association have been hospitalised following a shooting related to a long-standing dispute over routes .... Google Alert - Pretoria Police on suspected taxi violence in Pretoria: PRETORIA 05 July 2018 - Five taxi drivers have been injured while two taxis were set alight during a shoot-out over routes in the Pretoria CBD.. Google Alert - Pretoria Taxi … [Read more...]

Inxeba prevails yet again after Pretoria High Court judgment

Inxeba prevails yet again after Pretoria High Court judgment: Inxeba prevails yet again. The Pretoria High Court has ruled against the Film and Publication Board's (AFB) Appeal Tribunal's decision to rate the film .... Google Alert - Pretoria WATCH: Report reveals Marietha Aucamp misrepresented her qualifications: Former chief of staff Marietha Aucamp has been found to have misrepresented her qualifications by stating that she has a B-Tech degree on a .... Google Alert - … [Read more...]

Pretoria man arrested for murdering his wife – a week after he reported her missing

Pretoria man arrested for murdering his wife – a week after he reported her missing: Police spokesperson Captain Colette Weilbach said Dawn Basdeo‚ 57‚ was last seen on June 8 at her home in Brooklyn‚ Pretoria. Basdeo reportedly .... Google Alert - Pretoria NEWSFLASH: Husband of missing Brooklyn woman arrested for murder: Prem Emmanuel Basdeo appeared in the Pretoria magistrate's court on the same day on charges of murder, defeating the ends of justice and perjury.. Google Alert … [Read more...]

Phahlane off the hook, after corruption case withdrawn

Phahlane off the hook, after corruption case withdrawn: The case has been withdrawn after the court dismissed the State's application for yet another postponement.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]