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Search continues for 8-year-old Tazne Van Wyk

Written by Qudissiyah Kasu Ravensmead community members are intensifying the search for missing 8-year-old Tazne Van Wyk, despite no leads at present. A massive search continued for the little girl on Friday, who was kidnapped in Elsies River over a week ago. She was allegedly taken when she visited a[…]

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Picket planned to protest De Klerk’s apartheid statements

A protest is planned for Wednesday in Cape Town against former president FW de Klerk and his foundation. Convener of the #DeKlerkMustFall protest Songezo Mazizi told News24 that they were expecting a number of citizens and activists who were concerned about the foundation’s recent statement about apartheid to take part.[…]

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Mkhwebane intent on destroying Public Protector’ office

Yet another damning disclosure concerning Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s conduct has been made to Parliament, piling pressure on her ahead of lawmakers’ probe into her fitness to hold office. Sphelo Samuel, the head of the Public Protector office in the Free State, is the latest official to submit an affidavit[…]

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Five arrested for possession of child pornography

Gauteng police have arrested five men from across the province for allegedly being in possession of explicit child pornography images and videos. One of the suspects is a daycare owner. The men were arrested between 10 and 14 February in a joint law enforcement operation. During the operation, dubbed “Operation[…]

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N Cape Department of Agriculture wages war against stock theft

The Northern Cape Department of Agriculture is partnering with farmers and police to curb stock theft. In 2019 farmers lost hundreds of animals. The department says poorly resourced farmers are feeling the pinch. The Saamwerk Saamtrek Farmers Association says vigorous intervention is needed as stock theft is threatening the rural[…]

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