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BOIPATONG POLICE STATION TEMPORARILY CLOSED

Written by on 1 March 2021

The South African Police Service has issued a statement advising the community that Boipatong Police Station has been temporarily closed for decontamination after one SAPS official tested positive for covid-19. The statement further said, “The Community Service Centre will be operating from the back next to the Victim Center. The telephone lines at BOIPATONG police […]

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Missing person alert

Written by on 23 February 2021

    MEYERTON: Police are searching for a missing male person, Ndasa Billiorts Tivaira. According to SAPS, Ndasa is a Zimbabwean citizen born on the 11th of November in 1975. He was last seen on the 18th of February 2021, at his place of employment identified as Pro Roof. He reported for duty in the […]

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Sebokeng man given two life sentences for murdering girlfriend

Written by on 9 February 2021

The Gauteng Department of Community Safety, led by the Acting Head of Department, Mr Sipho Thanjekwayo, today attended the sentencing proceedings of Lungile Nxelelwa who was in 2019 convicted for the murder of his 27-year-old girlfriend, Keneilwe Pule from Sebokeng. In a statement, The Gauteng Department of Community Safety says that Keneilwe was raped, killed […]

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Vaal Dam is now full

Written by on 9 February 2021

Yesterday Water & Sanitation RSA tweeted that the Vaal Dam is at 100%. The dam last reached 100% capacity three years ago and six years before that, according to a tweet from Johannesburg Water.   The persistent rainfall over the past few weeks has raised the water levels of not only Vaal Dam but other dams […]

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A man guns himself in Sharpeville

Written by on 2 February 2021

An unidentified man has just shot himself at Global Garage in Sharpeville this evening, Tuesday the 2nd of February. It is alleged that he collided with a white vehicle in Vanderbijlpark. When the passengers of the vehicle tried to approach him, he started shooting at them and they ran away. He then proceeded to the […]

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Tshepiso Community unite to keep their residential area clean

Written by on 1 February 2021

The Community of Tshepiso, Sharpeville had a meeting to discuss ways to keep their environment neat, clean and beautiful, amongst other things. On the agenda was also road maintenance, recreational facilities for youth, stormwater drainage, sewer spillages and electricity issues. During the meeting, a young man by the name of Makwatsi Moloi (32) voiced concerns […]

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No stone will be left unturned, vows Police

Written by on 1 February 2021

Vereeniging SAPS is investigating the death of Rethabile Mokotedi (23), who died on the 4th of January 2021. Her death has no doubt left her family and friends devastated and confused. She died at a doctor’s surgery in Vereeniging with no explanation as to how she arrived there as she resided in Sebokeng. One of […]

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Redan Community Cries Foul

Written by on 26 January 2021

“Constance, is it fair?” These words from visibly upset Redan resident, Erina will forever haunt me as she narrated why they were protesting outside the Vereeniging Magistrate’s Court this morning. Erina and some other residents feel let down by the justice system. “Do we have justice in South Africa?” It is said that on August […]

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