Pretoria school to reopen after ‘admission conflict’

Pretoria school to reopen after 'admission conflict': A Gauteng school closed on the first day of the academic year amid unrest owing to late admissions will reopen on Friday, the provincial education department has said.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria WATCH | Police officer arrested on charges of intimidation, crimen injuria, and discharging a firearm: A 43-year-old police sergeant has been arrested on charges of intimidation, crimen injuria and discharging a firearm in a … [Read more...]

Missing sisters found after being kidnapped by biological parents

Missing sisters found after being kidnapped by biological parents: Two missing Cradock sisters have been found by police at a shelter for homeless people just outside of Pretoria and the girls' biological parents have been arrested for kidnapping, Eastern Cape police say.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Cabinet approves Mbalula placing Prasa under administration: Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula placed the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa under administration last week.. … [Read more...]

New SANDF chief Thabiso Mokhosi dies after one month in job

New SANDF chief Thabiso Mokhosi dies after one month in job: Lieutenant General Thabiso Mokhosi, Chief of the South African Army, died in a Pretoria hospital following a short illness, the Presidency has announced.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

PICS | 4 children, adult killed after vehicle tears apart in Centurion crash

PICS | 4 children, adult killed after vehicle tears apart in Centurion crash: An adult and four children have been killed "in a horrific collision" in Centurion, Gauteng paramedics say.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Man arrested after fatal Pretoria shopping centre shooting

Man arrested after fatal Pretoria shopping centre shooting: Police have arrested a man for allegedly killing a person at the Menlyn Maine shopping centre in Pretoria.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria AfriForum has withdrawn private prosecution of prominent businessman accused of child rape - NPA: The National Prosecuting Authority in Gauteng says it has learnt that lobby group AfriForum has withdrawn its private prosecution of a prominent businessman who allegedly raped his … [Read more...]

Criminal probe under way after audio clip, purportedly of the Tshwane mayor and a councillor, is released

Criminal probe under way after audio clip, purportedly of the Tshwane mayor and a councillor, is released: The release of an audio clip, purportedly of Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa and Roads and Transport MMC Sheila Senkubuge, has led to the investigation of blackmail and extortion allegations by Brooklyn police.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Manhunt launched after robbers kill man, pour boiling water on wife during farm attack

Manhunt launched after robbers kill man, pour boiling water on wife during farm attack: Gauteng police have launched a manhunt for four suspects after a 68-year-old man was murdered on his farm in Boschkop, Pretoria East.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Homeless attacks: Accused hires private defence, terminates services of legal-aid: The man accused of stabbing two homeless people in Tshwane earlier this year has hired a private advocate after making use of legal-aid services for … [Read more...]

Two rhino and a zebra electrocuted after Eskom pylon collapses in nature reserve

Two rhino and a zebra electrocuted after Eskom pylon collapses in nature reserve: Several animals at the Tshwane Rietvlei Nature Reserve have been electrocuted after an Eskom electricity pylon collapsed, Tshwane's mayoral committee member for environment and agriculture, Dana Wannenburg has said.. 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...]

Gauteng pedestrian survives after being hit by 2 cars

Gauteng pedestrian survives after being hit by 2 cars: A Gauteng man has miraculously escaped death after being struck down by two separate vehicles in Derdepoort, Pretoria, on Sunday afternoon.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]